Vacancy Details

Small Animal Vet

Permanent Vet in Northamptonshire

Salary up to £70,000 plus a welcome bonus up to £5,000

This role has no OOH or on-call. Both 4x10 hours and 5x8 hours patterns are available with Saturday shifts on a rota (with time off in lieu).

The flexible approach to rota patterns can truly enrich your work life balance. They know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and they want to make it easy for you to strike the right balance. Whether you need to do the school pick up, need reduced hours during school holidays or would simply like a more flexible rota pattern we can fix or flex our patterns to suit you.

The First Opinion team enjoy working closely alongside the referral Veterinary Surgeons, who are certificate holders in a variety of small animal disciplines. You will have clinical independence, utilising our well-equipp The referral teams are ready to help; you will rarely have to refer a case externally, and you can follow the investigations that will be happening in the same building. They are the perfect environment for learning new skills and achieving advanced qualifications. All of their branches have recently enjoyed full refurbishment to create a truly modern working environment, in-line with other referral hospitals.

They require a MRCVS-qualified veterinary surgeon with a passion for gold standard animal care and providing an exceptional service to our loyal client base. The ideal candidate will be confident consulting, performing first opinion surgical procedures, and providing dedicated inpatient care. They encourage further development and can provide support for those seeking to pursue a certificate.

6.6 weeks annual leave
Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
Your birthday as a paid day off
Private medical insurance
Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
Cycle to Work scheme
Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
Non-accidental injury support

Please call 01280 850575 or email