Veterinary Surgeon

Market Veterinary Centre, South Molton
South Molton
Fixed Term, Full time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 07/01/2021

The Role

We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly and supportive team. This is a temporary position covering maternity, ideally starting in March 2021 for 12 months. This is predominantly a small animal role with the opportunity of some mixed (cattle, sheep, equine) work if it is desired. Working as part of our team divided between our two sites in South Molton and Barnstaple. The role is a full time position which will include weekends and OOH on a rota basis.

About Us

We are a modern, well equipped and highly experienced mixed two site veterinary practice in North Devon. Our modern surgeries are fully equipped with state of the art operating facilities, digital radiography, ultrasound, emergency hospitalisation, on-site laboratories and pharmacies. Likewise we actively encourage Continuing Professional Development among our staff so that we can always offer the latest treatments. Some of our vets also hold postgraduate qualifications.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for an enthusiastic team member with a good sense of humour who is committed to providing a high level of client care. Experience across full range of small animal duties including small animal surgery, diagnostics and medicine would be preferred but guidance and help will always be available.

•    5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
•    5 days paid CPD leave
•    £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    VDS Membership paid
•    BVA Membership paid
•    Service based holiday entitlement increases
•    VDS cover
•    Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
•    Enhanced paternity pay
•    Birthday leave
•    Discounted veterinary fees
•    My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Pension
•    CPD/training support
•    Paid bereavement leave
•    Company sick pay
•    Employee opinion survey
•    Free uniform in a number of roles
•    Annual pay reviews
•    Social events
•    Sponsorship for overseas employees
•    Academy & Leadership courses
•    Focus on employee wellbeing
•    Relocation packages
•    Career progression opportunities
•    Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.



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Speak to Maizie Brown from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Market Veterinary Centre, South Molton

The Surgery, Southley Road, South Molton, EX36 4BL, Devon, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Equine
  • Farm / Large animal
  • Small animal