Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - near Hereford


Julie Powell
Our client is a progressive first opinion small animal practice set across 2 sites in rural Herefordshire countryside, in the heart of the Wye Valley. They are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them.

Both sites are fully equipped with digital X-ray, ultrasound, in-house lab and laser therapy. They have a varied caseload and endeavour to provide an exceptional standard of care. Outside of work, the practice is situated a stones throw from the beautiful Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons for those who like to explore and spend time in nature.

The team benefits from a wealth of experience with both medicine and surgery certificate holders. They perform a range of advanced orthopaedic procedures including TPLO’s in house but have the benefit of a local referral network when required. They have a well-established loyal team ethic ensuring every team member is valued and invested in. You will be supported by a team of 3 other vets, 3 RVNs, 1 SVN and 6 support staff.

Ideally you will be an enthusiastic and committed Veterinary Surgeon. Support will be provided for a new or recent graduate but the role could be equally suited to a vet with more experience looking to develop their career. Further training and study is actively encouraged and supported. A four day week offers excellent opportunity for a work-life balance, although a part time role could be considered for the right candidate. They provide their our own out-of-hours equally shared, with back-up available if required. Time off is given in lieu of weekends work, giving a long weekend every month. You must be MRCVS registered and have exceptional bedside manner, have a positive can do attitude, be an
active team player and strong communication skills.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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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.