Veterinary Surgeon- Joining Bonus!

Location Essex
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £62k- depending on experience
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG507
Published: 25 days ago

Your role and responsibilities

We at Lloyd & Cowan are thrilled to be working with a practice who are looking for an experienced, dedicated Veterinary Surgeon who strives to provide the best level of care for all their patients and their patients owners. You will have the ability to communicate confidently with associates at all levels which is important to them.

This role comes with accommodation if needed and a joining bonus.

You will be able to prioritise your work based on clinical priority and importance. The successful applicant can expect to work in a happy and supportive environment, from their dedicated experienced nurses, patient care team right through to their client care team.


  • Ensure assessment of all cases, formulating and implementing preventative, diagnostic and treatment plans as appropriate.

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues within the practice to do the same.

  • Ensure all treatment is carried out in accordance with practice protocols.

  • To ensure the clinical team maintains regular communication with clients regarding case progress and clients are advised of case costs and informed consent is given.

  • Ensure complete clinical records are maintained including correct and complete charging out of goods and services.

  • To work alongside and delegate tasks as required with other clinical and support staff.

Rota: 41 hours a week.1 in 6 weekends. 1 in 6 Saturday mornings.

Their team is looking for a veterinary surgeon who shows: -

  • Professionalism, integrity and ethical standards

  • Happy with sole charge

  • Client care skills showing professionalism and empathy

  • Good time management skills

  • Confident in own abilities but prepared to listen to and learn from associates.

  • Inquisitive – prepared to question the status quo whilst maintaining respect for the views and decisions of your line manager and those further up the management hierarchy

  • Resourceful in seeking guidance and problem-solving Skills/Qualifications


  • Joining bonus

  • 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave

  • Accommodation provided if needed

  • RCVS & VDS fees paid

  • External CPD funded

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Staff discount schemes

  • Life Assurance

  • Enhanced sickness pay

  • Enhanced equal family leave

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme

  • Employer contribution pension scheme

  • Wellness program including:

    • Employee assistance program

    • Eyecare voucher scheme

    • Free annual Flu jab

    • Cycle to work scheme

    • Recruitment referral reward scheme

If you would like to hear more about this amazing opportunity- Get in touch with Sophie today for a chat!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8765 8068.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.