Exciting opportunity for a small animal surgeon, 45 mins North of Bristol. £42-60k.


Richard Powell

My client 45 mins drive North of Bristol have a modern hospital on the outskirts of Gloucester city centre, and are seeking Vets to work either full or part time, or somewhere in between!

They are ideally keen to recruit vets with 2 years plus experience, (from a starting salary of 45k for 2 years) THEY ALSO WILL OFFER A GOLDEN HANDSHAKE OF 4K

The main site has great facilities, sperate wards and waiting areas, cutting edge intensive care facilities including patient CCTV. They are equipped with a full imaging suite, lab and of course Digital X-Ray and ultrasound and various scopes. They have a medicine certificate holder and also possess a wide range of surgical kit so they can keep as many cases as possible in house.

They have three other sites in the area and the team of 6 Vets work closely with the nurse team, of which there is a heavy ratio of nurse to vets, so there is always plenty of nurse support.

A full time position, is based on working a 4 day week with 1:4 weekends ( part days in practice, but with the phones cover till 5.30 on Saturday and a 2pm finish on a Sunday) but no OOH, but the practice are flexible to discuss working hours depending on your requirements. They are also able to discuss roles working in the hospital or majority running a smaller branch depending on your needs, but you would be required to work across 2 of the 4 branches. and should be happy to work autonomously.

They offer a great working life balance, with health plan, generous holidays and fully funded CPD including access to referral specialists for mentorship. There is also the possibility that you could bring your pet to work too!

If you are interested to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900

You must be registered with the RCVS (Royal college of Veterinary Surgeons) or eligible to do so. You must also be aware of Visa requirements to work in the UK

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