How far would you travel to work?

Full Time Experienced Veterinary Surgeon - 1st Opinion/Referral practice


Steph Ward

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced vet into our first opinion/referral small animal team near Stamford in Lincolnshire. This is a fantastic opportunity for a certificate holder or someone working towards a certificate to help build our ever growing & evolving first opinion and referral practice.

You will be joining a progressive and experienced team of 4 vets, 7 nurses & 6 support staff who are proud to offer their clients a high standard of clinical expertise and patient care.

Their aim is to offer a good work/life balance and a friendly & relaxed working atmosphere with aids such as digital radiography, endoscopy, advanced Doppler ultrasound, Holter monitor, Tonovet, multi-parameter units & advanced in-house laboratory.

The team are proud to offer their clients their own out of hours service which allows you use and develop your emergency care skills. The practice believe in supporting the development of your personal aspirations and therefore offer a generous CPD package & salary, which will depend on experience.

Benefits include:

  • 4 working day week
  • Competitive salary
  • 5 weeks flexible holidays, plus bank holidays, plus your birthday off!
  • 1 in 5 weekends on duty with a day off in lieu the following week
  • Employee discounts and pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • My Benefits – discount off leading brands e.g. Tesco, Currys PC World, Apple Stock
  • Fully funded CPD with study towards certificate qualifications supported
  • Relocation packages
  • Advanced Practitioner status annual fees
  • VDS, RCVS & BVA membership included

If you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

Not all of our roles are on our website, so if you are looking to move jobs, please get in touch to discuss your options.

If this vacancy isn’t quite right for you, please visit to view a full list of our current vacancies. You can also sign up for email alerts to receive news of new vacancies the second they are posted.

Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.