Senior Small Animal Vet with Soft Tissue Surgical Experience for Large Team in West Midlands


Steph Ward

This new client are an independent, family owned, small animal veterinary practice based in the West Midlands.

They have 2 very well respected modern veterinary practices within 5 miles of each other and are both known for their high standard of patient and client care. The practices are both equipped to a high level with excellent diagnostic facilities including ultrasound, digital x-rays, full in-house lab, endoscopy and more.
They have 3 theatres, 3 consultation rooms and individual cat, dog and isolation areas with a dedicated orthopaedic theatre at one of their branches. The team pride themselves on their spacious, staff friendly practices which were built with veterinary staff and patient care in mind.

The large team comes from a variety of backgrounds; some members being newly graduated all the way up to 20+ years of experience. They welcome members from all walks of life and their multinational team allows for great ideas and planning when it comes to patient care. #

Currently a team of 8 Veterinary Surgeons, 7 RVN’s, 4 SVN’s, 4 Receptionists and 2 ACA’s across both practices. This is a strong solid team and hiring is due to expansion only. The staff members aren’t just numbers and everyone’s voice matters. They can offer a flexible schedule based on individual needs, some of their staff work 3 days, whilst others work 5, some can’t work weekends and others enjoy weekends. Due to being an independent practice, they can offer flexibility.

This role is for a senior vet, ideally with extensive soft tissue surgical experience.
The team have a mixed client base across the 2 branches; one being canine only, heavily surgery focused (Neutering, C-section, BOAS, Entropion, Ex-Laps etc) and Hthe other being a more ‘general practice’, seeing dogs, cats, rodents, rabbits and birds. Current staff enjoy the balance of the two branch practices, based just 5 miles apart.
They also offer their own OOH care which they have a dedicated night team.

On offer for the successful candidate is a salary of up to 75k, dependent upon experience, plus:
2,000 CPD Allowance per annum
BVA Membership paid
RCVS Fees paid
Liability insurance covered
CPD/training support
Free uniform
Biannual pay reviews
Social events/ team days
Relocation support
Career progression opportunities
Potential for company car and accommodation if needed

If this 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.