Veterinary Surgeon - Role to Accommodate your Schedule & Strengths!

Location Poole
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £65k + Benefits & Flexible Rota
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGVPPOE
Published: 10 months ago

Role to Accommodate your Wants! Can be a 'consult' only role, or if you need a quirky rota, this is the role for You!

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to be a part of a happy, thriving and well-respected practice that was established in 2003, starting around September this year!

The Role:

  • This position can be full or part time and can be tweaked to suit your strengths.  For example we are quite able to accommodate a ‘consult only’ role or a quirky rota.  The practice want to ensure you achieve a healthy work life balance: to this end, the diary is managed carefully with a minimum of 90 minutes admin time blocked off every day in addition to one hours lunch break.

  • The consult times are 20 minutes as standard and 30 minutes for more complicated cases.  

  • The last appointment is at 5.40pm. There are no OOH duties.  

  • The Saturday rota is 1 in 4 working 8.30-4pm.  

  • You will be supported by a phenomenal team of experienced RVNs who are confident in all Schedule 3 procedures.  You must enjoy working cases up to a high standard and be able to provide excellent customer service.  CDP is actively encouraged and supported for the whole team – including overseas conferences.

The salary
A pro-rata salary of £42,000 for a recent graduate to £65,000 for someone interested in a more senior role!!!

About the Practice:

  • The practice is made up of a friendly, supportive team of 16 who all share a passion for animal welfare.

  • The practice is modern, spacious and air conditioned, within a standalone surgery that has lots of natural light. They also have a large colleague area away from the phones with sofas and a kitchen.

  • All the equipment expected of a modern practice including dental radiography and a new Sonoscape ultrasound machine. They promote an enthusiastic and supportive culture; mentor new graduates and are a nurse training practice.

  • With a loyal and bonded client base and are situated in a fantastic location; 15 mins walk to blue flag beaches and near to both the Purbecks and the New Forest. The independent emergency clinic to which we transfer inpatients is also just 800m away

What is on offer;

  • Competitive Salary & great benefited package

  • Funded CPD including  certificates and trips to congresses. 

  • Pro rata of 5 weeks holiday plus Bank holidays 

  • An extra day off for your birthday.

  • Professional memberships paid for (RCVS, BSAVA, BVA, VDS) 

  • Exclusive group discounts including 20% off at Pets at Home stores

If you are an Enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon looking for a Large team to develop your clinical skills & grow within... Get in Touch with Sophie!

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.

​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