Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Methineringham, Lincolnshire

  • Location Metheringham, Lincoln
  • Salary Salary up to £80,000 dependent on experience
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • VET01061
  • Closing date 21st Aug 2021

We have lots of great roles for those who share our values

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a small animal veterinary surgeon to join our newly acquired practice in Metheringham, Lincolnshire as a Lead Veterinary Surgeon.

As qualified MRCVS, you’ll already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You’ll be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues and clients.

At Medivet Metheringham as a Lead Vet you will work alongside a great nursing team and really have the opportunity to grow and develop the practice.

You will be working with an experienced team that provide lots of support including mentoring our new Graduates.

As a Veterinary Surgeon here at Medivet you are offered the opportunity to becoming a Branch Partner for the practice. This gives you the opportunity to not only own part of your practice but to lead your team and operate with clinical freedom.

Salary and benefits

- Salary package up to £80k dependent on experience

- Generous relocation packages

- Accommodation allowance

- £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave per annum

- VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid

- Certificate opportunities paid for by us

- 5-weeks annual leave plus bank holidays per annum

- 4 day week

- 4 weeks sabbatical for every 5 year service

- 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance programme

- Long service awards

- Branch Partner Opportunity

Skills and experience:

MRCVS with >1yrs UK experience

We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK. With current Covid19 regulations we will offer relocation and quarantine support entering the UK.


Medivet Methingham is located in a beautiful village in Lincoln, situated close to shops and 20 minutes from the city centre of Lincoln with easy parking. Our well equipped multi vet practice has undergone a recent refurbishment and works alongside 3 other practices in the area. The practice is fully equipped including a separate operating theatre, digital x-ray and ultrasound.

Apply today to become part of our family.

Progress your career with Medivet

Development is at the heart of everything we do. We have a wealth of opportunities for veterinary professionals to pursue their interests, develop their clinical and business skills, and take their careers in whichever directions they choose.

Why join us?

We’re a family of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Search our opportunities and apply today to become part of our family.

How we work

Medivet is a family of passionate, supportive and thoughtful veterinary professionals. We work as one team to support each other, grow the business, and make sure every pet receives the very best care.

Meet some of our people

Learn more about life at Medivet from colleagues in clinical and non-clinical roles.

Megan Jones

Deputy Head Nurse

“I branched out to other companies, but returned to Medivet having not found the same family community elsewhere.”

Jerry Dunne

Branch Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

“I thought I was going to stay for two years and move on to the next job but I fell in love with the team and the spirit of everything.”

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