Veterinary Surgeon

Fair City Vets, Perth
Permanent, Full time
from £35,000 negotiable D.O.E

Posted on 10/11/2020

The Role 

Due to expansion, we have an exciting opportunity for vets to join our team at Fair City Vets within our small animal practice. We can accommodate different working patterns, so if you are looking to balance other commitments, we can work with you. You will be working within a team of vets, qualified and student veterinary nurses and our fabulous reception team. Our out of hours is covered by Vets Now, so no 3am callouts! We also offer the opportunity to work at our sister practice just outside Perth if you are looking for more variety or the occasional rural retreat.  

About Us 

Fair City Veterinary Group is the longest established practice in Perthshire with 100 years of history. We are in the picturesque Perth, close to the High Street and the train station. We have recently undergone significant refurbishment and now have three consult rooms and deliver established nurse clinics. As we are growing there is scope to find your niche and we will support you in this.   

Applicant Requirements 

We are looking for a confident and competent Veterinary Surgeon who is willing to work with us offering excellent clinical and client service, within a supportive team. Ideally you will be comfortable both with medical work ups and surgical skills, as we are a true first opinion service. You need to be MRCVS registered. 

Benefits (Subject to pro rata)

•    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 LGBTQ+ 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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Any questions before applying?

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

Margaret Oliver

Talent Partner for Scotland & Isle of Man


Fair City Vets, Perth

32 York Place, Perth, PH2 8EH, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal