Small Animals for Leading Vet care provider in the Midlands


Julie Powell

Our client is a multi-disciplined animal facility who is well known in the local area, as they are leaders in the field in providing 24 hour veterinary care. The group have a main hospital site where they not only provide exceptional small animal care but also a referral side of the business with diploma holders.

The clients principal site provides first opinion treatments plus referral services for their clients and other practices. The facilities at all sites are contemporary and the practice have a culture of discovery to ensure they stay ahead of the latest findings and recommendations.

Teams at the 11 branches are close knit as they run these smaller practices as if it’s their own business, creatively providing clinics and services relevant to the local area and the needs of the clients and their pets. Working together as a bonded team, they visualise you will become an integral part of the local community, trusted to provide the absolute best care and advice possible.

The hospital is a fast paced practice with exceptional specialist equipment in situ. There are a number of wards for hospitalized pets and the hospital specifically keep cats and dogs in separate wards.

Client facing skills are integral for this 1st opinion Vet position, so applicants who really enjoy direct contact with the animal’s people. The practices have a regular returning customer base so naturally having the skills to build long term relationships is an asset.

This Small Animal Vet role will be at the hospital with some additional branch work, which will involve the usual routine procedures from 1st opinion pet care and maintenance but there will also be frequent situations where the route to the prognosis could be an interesting journey.

There will be some sole charge work for this role, so you will need to be confident in making decisions and taking responsibility for treatments. Approx 1:6 weekends and no OOH, as the practice have their own dedicated night staff.

If you would like to apply then please contact [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.