Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, West Lothian, Scotland - Edinburgh & The Lothians

£30,000 - £50,000+ - Veterinarian
Ref: 8561 Date Posted: Tuesday 31 May 2022
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000+ DOE

Package: Fantastic package available - 

• A highly motivated, stable and supportive team environment
• Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• BVA Membership paid
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Relocation packages, up to £10,000

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: Our client is looking for a Vet Surgeon to join their busy team on a full or part time basis. Working on various caseloads from Orthopaedics, soft tissue, dental, consults, endoscopy, laparoscopy, radiology to general surgery.


  • Working up to 40 hours per week – (flexibility on this)
  • Across 3/4/5 days per week
  • 1:4 Saturdays morning clinics (8:30am-1:00pm) followed by inpatient cover only - working alongside a nurse and CD back up if required when on call
  • As of Late summer 2022, there will be no OOH at this practice as it will switch over to Vets Now. However, in the meantime there is the following on call rota.
  • 1 shift per week from 5:30pm-8:30am on call with phone only and to cover inpatient care, with an option of staying on site when on call as accommodation is available.

The practice is a beautifully lit purpose designed spacious building located between the cultural and historical cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh. They have a great team of 3 Veterinary Surgeons, 3 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 3 Animal Care Assistants, 3 receptionists and a Practice Manager.

They are a training practice where their Registered Veterinary nurses are fully utilised with Animal Care Assistant support. They are well equipped with Digital X-ray, the latest laboratory equipment and Sevoflurane & Humphrey ADE anaesthesia.

Previous experience working in a similar role is desirable, confident in sole charge and experience in a similar environment, further certification is encouraged and supported. Applicants of any level of experience are welcome to apply as tailored support can be provided if required. 


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