Associate Veterinary Surgeon

Wirral Vets, Upton Veterinary Clinic
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 09/08/2021

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Associate Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Wirral Vets! Busy first opinion 3 practice group requiring enthusiastic new team member to join our 6 vet team. We offer a high level of service to our clients including full medical workup, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries. Full Idexx laboratory, experienced nurses, extensive range of equipment, excellent support.


Variable hours including 1 in 5 Saturdays. No bank holidays or ooh

About Wirral Vets

Our main site is a 4 consult room purpose built surgery with a comprehensive range of equipment and excellent support staff. We have a high proportion of insured clients allowing comprehensive work ups and extensive soft tissue & orthopaedic surgeries.

We have an experienced and stable team with our vets having 5 - 25 years’ experience in first opinion practice. The new team member will have the ability to work up and follow through their own cases, however there is plenty of support if required. We encourage both CPD and study toward a GP Certificate.

The Winning Candidate

Experience in first opinion small animal practice is essential. Must be able to work within an experienced team but also work sole charge on occasion. Our clients expect the highest level and quality of service.

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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Wirral Vets, Upton Veterinary Clinic

342 Upton Road, Upton, CH43 9RW, Wirral, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal