Veterinary Surgeon - Small Animal (OOH Bonuses!)

Location Exeter
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60,000 + OOH Bonus & Accommodation/Travel Allowance!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGJRVE
Published: 6 months ago

Would you like to work in a Fully Independent, RCVS Accredited Small Animal Practice located in a beautiful Seaside area of the UK? To work in a practice that allows for clinical freedom to manage and work up your own cases with 20-minute consults!

The Opportunity:

Lloyd & Cowan are pleased to have this Exclusive role on behalf of an amazing team based in South West England! A Truly independent practice, with no sales targets and no restrictions on choice of medicines! They have a rare opportunity for a Small Animal Vet to join their team of 4 Vets (one of whom is working towards a CertAVP in Internal Medicine), 3 experienced RVNs with competent and understanding support staff including an SVN, ANA, receptionist, and the RVN practice manager supporting them.

This opportunity is due to a growth in practice - with their second new branch recently opening nearby!

The Role:

  • There is flexibility with this opportunity & can accommodate both part time & full time Vets! FT would be 40 hours over 4 days per week!

  • They are proud to cover all their own OOH and hospitalisation services - therefore there will be a 1:4 OOH Rota - with bonuses for OOH Calls!

  • You ideally will be working between both of the practice's branches that are situated close by.

The Ideal Applicant:

  • A passionate individual, preferably with at least one year’s experience in small animal practice in the UK.

  • You should enjoy working in general practice and have an ambition to do the very best possible for our valued patients and clients.

  • You should be competent in routine surgeries, consultations and dealing with common emergencies.

  • The ideal candidate would be a superb communicator, with a friendly personality who is enthusiastic, positive and capable with a great sense of humour.

  • A specific interest in Feline Medicine or Behaviour would be welcome as we hope to achieve gold standard ISFM cat-friendly clinic status at our new premises


  • Attractive salary of up to £60k per annum year (FTE & DOE)

  • OOH Bonuses (excepted due to workload stats around £1700+)

  • Generous CPD Allowance per annum year - with active encouragement on medical/surgical development for all stages of your career.

  • Travel Allowance

  • Accommodation Allowance

  • VDS fees paid, RCVS renewal fees paid, one additional professional subscription!

  • Experienced & friendly family-feel Team - with a loyal client base

  • Beautiful location of England - with plenty of activities to suit all.

If you are a Small Animal Vet looking to join this expanding successful Team in Exeter Area - get in Touch today with Sophie on +447519 119 233 or email

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.

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