Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location Wem, Shrewsbury
  • Salary Salary package of up to £55,000 Depending on experience
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • VET01372
  • Closing date 25th Sep 2022

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

Come and join our super friendly team at Wem!

One of our vets is going on maternity leave and we'd like to welcome a vet to cover for this year.

A particular interest in GP-level surgery would make a nice addition to the breadth of skills in the practice.

This is a full time role working 4 days a week at Wem with one in 6 weekends at our 24 hour Shrewsbury Hospital.

We have a great team of 4 RVNs and 2 SVNs to complement our 3 vets (1 full time, 2 part time).

The team attend a monthly pub quiz and regularly dog walk together, there's plenty of out of work socialising if that's your thing.

Our Wem branch is a large, spacious, purpose-built practice in the middle of town with loads of parking.

Accommodation is available in the nice flat above the practice if desired.

Salary & benefits:

Salary up to £55,000 Depending on experience

Medivet Vehicle

CPD £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave

RCVS, VDS, BVA fees paid

5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays


Wem is a small market town in Shropshire, 9 miles north of Shrewsbury with good transport links to Shrewsbury and Cheshire. Lots of walking nearby. The town and surrounding area has a supermarket, swimming pool, gym, bakery, and good pubs and restaurants.

Wem is a custom built practice light and spacious situated in the middle of town. Parking available in a large car park onsite. The practice has digital x-ray, ultrasound, in house lab, separate cat and dog ward with separate prep and theatre with 3 consult rooms.

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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