Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Abergavenny - Wales

£35,000 - £50,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4845 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Feb 2020
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A small animal practice located in the beautiful Abergavenny are recruiting a permanent mixed animal veterinary surgeon to join their growing team. The vet ith a farm animal bias would be advantageous.  This is a forward-thinking practice providing a high delivery of clinical care, whilst also taking care of their team offering an excellent work / life balance along with career progression.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal  
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.30pm 40 Hours per week  
  • Weekends: Yes
  • OOH: Yes 1:9 weekends 1:10 weeknights
  • Sole charge: Yes Some
  • Branch Work: Yes – mainly across two sites
  • Team: 13 Vets over 4 sites


About them:

  • Four site practices providing a varied case load
  • State of the art equipment
  • Modern facilities
  • Multi vet and nurse with supporting staff
  • Situated in a fantastic location close to the rural countryside and the city.  
  • The team has veterinary surgeons who are certificate holders in Surgery, Medicine and cardiology which means the role is heavily supported and offers career development and knowledge.
  • Practice boast 24 HR Nursing care
  • Certificate holders are supported and encouraged along with career progression
  • Located in a beautiful area in the countryside but with great transport links to the city

About You:

  • You must be minimum 3 years qualified
  • You must have good general surgery skills - support is offered for further development
  • You must have a strong work ethic and provide an excellent high standard of clinical service
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team is essential.
  • You must be motivated to further your own knowledge and capabilities
  • You must be happy to work across two branches and others if required.
  • You will work well as part of a large team
  • Having a passion for career development is key


The practice boasts state of the art facilities enabling same day diagnosis from - Digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and an on-site laboratory.


  • Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE    
  • Holiday allowance: 20 days plus bank holidays
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • Healthcare
  • CPD: Generous Allowance
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 1 years’ post-grad UK experience

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV. 

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