Veterinary Surgeon- (Shropshire)

Location Shropshire
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £63k
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC6082
Published: about 1 month ago

We at Lloyd & Cowan are thrilled to be working closely with a practice who are looking for a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team.

Working hours:

The position is part time and the role is 4 days per week working between the hours of 8:30am & 6:30pm and 9 + Saturday morning 8am-12:30pm per year, 1 in 15 weekends on call from Saturday 8:30am - 17:30pm Vets now cover over nights. 1 weeknight every 3 weeks approx. from 6:30pm - 9:00pm.
Salary up to £63,000 DOE for the full-time role.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide clients with a high standard of customer care and service

  • Write up all cases in full, monitor hospitalised patients and communicate information to the nursing staff, check all pricing communicated back to the client

  • Inform clients of test results and update on progress after treatment

  • Positively communicate to all clients on progress, results, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment options and costs involved at all times

  • Present a professional approach and smart appearance at all times, ensure an effective consultation process for all patients

  • Record all patient information, treatment, diagnostic reports and charges into the PMS

  • Understand and comply with your legal obligations in relation to prescription safe keeping and supply of Veterinary medicinal products

  • Maintain personal CPD as per RCVS guidelines

About them:

New large modern building with friendly atmosphere, within walking distance of the town of Whitchurch Shropshire, ample parking with a short walk to the train station, a large group of vets who all have varied skill sets, as well as a large friendly team of nurses.

Their team pride themselves on offering an exceptional level of care and we have an amazing team of extremely experienced Veterinary Nurses who are there to assist and help whenever needed.

Their supportive team is made up of 7 Veterinary Surgeons, 8 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 6 experienced Receptionists and administrators. They are a very friendly team full of fun and personality.

Applicant Requirements:

The ideal candidate will be RCVS registered, be competent in all routine surgeries. You will be an enthusiastic, passionate, patient and caring individual who is interested and willing to promote and build the practice.

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • Your birthday as a paid day off

  • Private medical insurance

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

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Non-accidental injury support

  • £1200 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata

  • Certificate support

  • BVA membership

  • VDS cover

  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers

  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

For more Information or to express your interest in this opportunity send a CV to Paul via the Link.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 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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