Veterinary Surgeon - (Locum or Permanent Position) - With Accommodation!

Location Shropshire
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Generous Rate/Salary + Benefits
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGIPHVC
Published: 21 days ago

​The Role:

We have a exiting opportunity arise for a Small Animal Vet to join an experienced Team based in Shropshire area - The role is first opinion small animal vet split between consults and surgery. There is scope for any specialisation.

About the Practice:

They are a hospital status practice with modern facilities in a traditional building in an expanding market town on the picturesque Shropshire/Welsh border with easy links into Birmingham and Manchester. They have a mixed caseload with a significant farm side, but this role is exclusively Small Animal as they see a good proportion of working dogs.

On the companion animal side, they are a first opinion clinic but cover their own out of hours.

The practice has all the toys you might expect of a hospital including Digital Xray and MMP orthopaedic kit. And the nurses are on site 24/7 and do a fantastic job out of hours taking the phones and helping the on-call vets making on call that significant bit easier

About the Team:

  • The team consists of 12 vets, 9 nurses and 2 VCA. And they have multiple certificate holders in medicine, surgery, ophthalmology with several of the vets currently training.

  • Support is there for the candidate and try to integrate any of their interests into their work role. Studying for a certificate would be encouraged. They are active in the local area; main events are a stand at our local agricultural show, but we also do lots of events to raise funds for our nominated charity: Mental Health Research UK.

The Hours:

  • The practice can be flexible to a certain degree and offer either a Locum position or a Permanent Contract - OOH responsibilities are crucial within this role as they take pride in providing this service for their clients. (1 night per week & 1:5 weekend On Call)


  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • BVA Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Service-related company sick pay

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

If you are a Small Animal Vet - looking for a New Team or some Locum work around the Shropshire area - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

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 02887658068. If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them.

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