Veterinary Surgeon - Herefordshire - Ref BP11806

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




You will work alongside a friendly team of vets, nurses and receptionists, sharing in the consulting and operating rota. All vets have a good and equal amount of time in theatre weekly. The role consists of a 4 day working week and 1:5 - 1:6 participation in the OOH weekend rota, plus one night duty per week. Weekends on call are rewarded with a subsequent 3 day weekend.

They are a busy, friendly practice with a varied caseload. They work closely with the local Cats Protection Clinic allowing for exposure to shelter medicine as well as private clientele. They aim to keep the majority of surgeries in house and have a visiting orthopaedic specialist and specialist in diagnostic imaging that frequently attend the practice in order to help them provide an excellent service for the patients.

They are a very approachable and collaborative team that regularly work together on cases in order to achieve the best outcome for the case. They are supportive of CPD and further qualifications, as such they have vets currently undertaking certificates in Cardiology, Surgery and Oncology. They have all the usual equipment, including their own in-house Idexx biochemistry and haematology analysers along with standard diagnostic laboratory equipment, digital x-ray, multi-parameter anaesthetic monitoring machine, ultrasound and ECG.

They have a team of 6 vets, 10 RVN's and 10 support staff who regularly arrange social events outside of work.

You will need to be RCVS registered, have strong communication skills, have the ability to work well in a team and have a passion to deliver great clinical care and fantastic client service.

Benefits (subject to pro rata)
• 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 5 days paid CPD leave
• £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
• Private Medical Insurance
• VDS Membership paid
• BVA Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• Plus much more

For more information please contact me on 01392249646 or email me on

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