Veterinary Surgeon- No OOH, on call or weekend shifts!

Location Brighton
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50k-£60k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2364
Published: 27 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a practice who are seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join their fantastic team.


This 3 days a week role is focused on being part of their growing medicine and emergency team. Taking an active role in managing the large caseload they see from their branches and subscribing practices.

About them:

Large central Brighton hospital, with 5 fully equipped branch practices and covering OOH for multiple other practices in the Brighton area.

Their Brighton hospital has 8 consulting rooms, dedicated Cat, dog, exotic, isolation and day procedure wards. Three theatres, and prep areas, CT, dental suite and  full inhouse lab with a dedicated lab technician.

Two dedicated hospital vets manage their hospitalised medical caseload daily, and work alongside two surgeons, separate exotics team and their small animal consulting vets. All supported by their fantastic nursing and support teams. Three night veterinary surgeons and nurses cover for their OOH.

Their team has multiple certificate holders and colleagues with a huge range of clinical interests and expertise, including referral services for orthopaedics, ophthalmology, advanced imaging, and exotics.

About the role:

  • 3 days a week ( 12 hour shifts)

  • No OOH, on call or weekend shifts

  • Fully staffed inhouse OOH team to hand over too

  • Fully staffed day team to manage day to day cases

In addition, you will receive: 

  • 6.6 weeks holiday per year, including Bank Holidays (pro rata)

  • Opportunity to buy and sell holiday

  • Enhanced sick, maternity, and paternity pay

  • RCVS and VDS fees covered, plus one other subscription

  • £1,750 towards CPD (more if a certificate holder) and 5 days leave

  • Pension scheme

Salary of £50k-£60k, depending on experience and qualifications.

If you are interested please email Sophie at or APPLY with your CV.

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 on028 8744 0649.

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.