Veterinary Surgeon

Shore Veterinary Centre
Permanent, Full time

Posted on 26/04/2021

The Role

We are currently looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly team in Gourock, Inverclyde. This is a full-time role working 40 hours a week over 4 days with 1 in 3 Saturday mornings. There are no out of hours with this role. You will be looking after surgical and medical routine caseloads and developing any personal clinical interests.


About Us

The Shore Veterinary Centre was established in 1992. Our practice was founded on the core principle of delivering quality veterinary care in a way that puts pet owner first. We strive to provide personalised service to each and every client with whom we work, thereby extending and improving the quality of life of their cherished pets. Over the years, we have assembled a loyal, caring, and conscientious team of veterinary professionals who share the same goal of exceeding the expectations of our clients with every visit to our clinic.

Shore Vets is located in the beautiful coastal town of Gourock, whose sights cannot be beat. Gourock is also within easy commuting distance to Glasgow. Shore Vets is a small but very busy and successful practice, with a fantastic and enthusiastic team. This is an opportunity for the right individual to be part of an amazing team and to develop their clinical knowledge.


Applicant Requirements

We are looking for an experienced vet to take on a range of consulting and operating roles. Good client relationship and interpersonal skills are essential and must be RCVS registered. The right candidate also needs to be an enthusiastic, veterinary surgeon who enjoys working as part of a team.



From £30,000 negotiable D.O.E



• 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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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


Shore Veterinary Centre

7 Albert Road, Gourock, PA19 1NH, Scotland, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal