Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

Clare Vet Hospital, Ballyclare
Permanent, Full time

Posted on 18/06/2021

About the role

Clare Vet Group are looking for an experienced Mixed Veterinary Surgeon to join them. We treat a range of medical and surgical cases in mixed species and you’ll have good support provided from our experienced team of vets. Minimal TB testing is shared out among 8 vets. There is the opportunity to develop scanning and herd health in the farm section and a wide caseload of surgical and medical small animal cases

About the practice
We are an 18 vet, 4-site practice, with purpose-built small and large animal facilities with 4 consults, in house labs, farm and equine rooms. We are RCVS accredited with Hospital status for small animal, and General Practice for Farm and Equine. All mod cons include 3 X Digital Xray, 2 X SA ultrasound, 3 X Farm Ultrasound, endoscope, bronchoscope, full range of anaesthetic monitoring equipment and in house blood machines.
Our Team is 100% committed to our Duty of Care. We are friendly, hardworking and supportive. This is an excellent opportunity to develop skills, with access to modern equipment and facilities and varied medical and surgical cases. CPD encouraged and funded

Applicant requirements
Ideally you’ll be an experienced vet, but all lengths of experience will be considered. Opportunity to develop further specialism. Good communication skills essential.


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

Clare Vet Hospital, Ballyclare

75 Ballynure Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9AG, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal
  • Farm / Large animal
  • Equine