Veterinary Surgeon- ​Salary up to £85,000 DOE plus up to £5,000 Welcome Bonus!

Location Basingstoke
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £85k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2023
Published: about 1 month ago

We at Lloyd & Cowan are delighted to be working with a practice who are looking for a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to lead their long-standing team.

Whether you are a Veterinary Surgeon looking for a step up or already a Senior Vet looking for a new opportunity, they can offer you the encouragement, challenge and support to achieve your personal and professional aspirations.  

They would welcome applicants with a medical or surgical bias and case work up as well as certificate/CPD is actively encouraged and supported. Their caseload mainly consists of SA however you can see some exotics if this is an interest of yours.

Typically, the full time position is 40 hours with a Saturday morning rota and no OOH. They would also welcome part time applicants. 

Their established practice:

They are ISFM accredited and are a Silver - rated Cat Friendly small animal practice.

They have separate cat and dog kennels, 2 consult rooms and an ops theatre and they are well equipped with Digital X-Ray, Idexx ProCyteOne, Catalyst andbrand new Ultrasound machine.


​Salary up to £85,000 DOE plus up to £5,000 Welcome Bonus
Up to £6,000 Relocation Allowance

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -
• 6.6 weeks number of holidays including bank holidays
• Private medical insurance
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Cycle to Work scheme
• £1,250 per annum CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro-rata
• Certificate support (not standard, needs confirmed for each advert)
• BVA membership
• VDS cover
• RCVS fees

Visa Sponsorship

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.