Veterinary Surgeon

Job Description

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Veterinary Surgeon to join our team. The rota allows for a great work/life balance. You will be working a four day week and you will be required to perform the duties of a practicing vet working to high clinical standards. The weekend on-call rota is 1 in 5, with one or two nights on call a week.

About Us

For over 100 years Wherry Vets on the Norfolk/Suffolk border has provided veterinary services for Bungay and its surrounding area. We are a 100% small animal practice and pride ourselves on offering high quality care for pets and owners. Our modern purpose-built practice has a great team of vets, nurses and receptionists and includes digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy. We have a supportive team of 6 Vets, 3 RVN's, 2 SVN's, 3 ANA's and 9 support staff.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a confident, experienced vet, who is as comfortable in theatre as in the consulting room. Patient care is at the heart of our practice, so we are looking for a team member that is keen to maintain a high clinical standard. Communication skills and team work are also of paramount importance – we have such a supportive team and would be looking for a new member to share this ethos.

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
• 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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Bungay, United Kingdom

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Wherry Veterinary Group, Bungay