Veterinary Surgeon- No full weekends!

Location Newport
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG828
Published: about 1 month ago

​We at Lloyd & Cowan are pleased to be working with a practice who looking for a Small Animal Vet to join their mixed practice with lots of variety in caseload and the opportunity to work cases up to a high level.


The island is only a short ferry trip from the mainland (Southampton, Portsmouth, or Lymington) and has very easy access to Southampton airport and fast train links to London. You would be joining a young, vibrant, and supportive team with a wide range of interests and experience.

Their team currently consists of sixteen vets, sixteen nurses, three animal care assistants and a supportive management/admin team.

They have a very varied caseload including exotics, farm and small.

The rota:

You would be working a 4-day week with a 1 in 10 OOH rota and no full weekends.

Benefits include:

  • 7.6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays (pro rata)

  • £1750 CPD Allowance per annum

  • RCVS Membership paid

  • Two other membership subscriptions

  • VDS cover

  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

  • CPD/training support

  • Company sick pay

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or share this post with your connections who might be interested - Send through a CV or email Sophie for a friendly 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.