A caring team that's been helping pets for over 35 years

Alexander Vets is a well-established and popular small animal practice, who work to the highest standards of care. Recently benefitting from a full practice refurbishment, our facilities are modern and well-equipped. We have a loyal and trusting client base, and are a welcoming and friendly team.

Based on the outskirts of the Lake District, we are close to some of the most scenic views the country has to offer. If you love the great outdoors, this is a great location for water sports, hiking and adventure sports.

If you want a role where your development is supported and your work/life balance is prioritised, we could be your next step.

Rewards & Benefits: What’s in it for you?

Our people are at the heart of our business and we want to ensure they are rewarded for the excellent work they do. A package tailored to you:

Competitive Salary

We offer a competitive salary


Generous annual allowance to invest in your development

Flexible working

Everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and we offer you the chance to tell us how to make it easy for you to strike the right balance

Relocation support

A relocation support package to help you move with ease

Welcome bonus

A generous welcome bonus to celebrate you joining the team

Your professional memberships

Are covered by us including BVA, VDS and RCVS registration fees

Opportunities at Alexander Vets

We have an excellent opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Alexander Vets. The successful applicant will carry out consultations, operations, and some sole charge. We offer a friendly supportive team environment, with medical and clinical freedom, decent varied caseload, and encouragement to pursue additional certificates.

Find out more & apply today

Get in touch

If you are interested in finding out more about our exciting job opportunities, our talent team will be happy to talk in confidence about the different options available to you.

Contact Mike Burrell - mike.burrell@ivcevidensia.com

What our team say:

Pets, people, and passion: student nurse Amelia on her love of animals and the fantastic team at Alexander Vets.


Amelia is a Student Veterinary Nurse at Alexander Vets. Her love of animals and dedication to becoming an RVN is embodied in her daily work with the practice, as part of a friendly and supportive team.

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What our clients say

"Lovely, friendly and professional staff. I would recommend Alexander Vets to anyone."

"Alexander Veterinary Centre provides an excellent friendly service in a clean and safe environment."

"From going in, to registering my cat, to the advice and treatment given, the vet was very professional & very friendly."

Find the perfect career for you

IVC Evidensia has an extensive network of first opinion and referral hospitals across the UK, offering a wide range of rewarding, flexible and well-supportive roles.