Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon

Torrington, Yorkshire
Salary of up to £85,000 per annum depending on experience
30 Sep 2022
30 Oct 2022
Contract Type

Are you looking to take the next step in your career?

If you are searching for a unique position that provides an excellent work life balance, with the opportunity to work alongside our experienced orthopedic referral team we may have the perfect role for you.

We are seeking an orthopedic surgeon to join our Torrington Orthopaedic referral hospital in Brighouse.

As a qualified MRCVS, you will already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You will be competent in clinical examination, diagnostic imaging and orthopedic surgery, and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team.

You will have the drive and ambition to develop the practice and client base, ensuring high standards of care are always delivered.

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, harnessing our one team culture. You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.

Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet, offers exceptional opportunities for career development while enjoying a very competitive salary package.

Along with managing your surgical cases and working within the team, you would also be encouraged to deliver CPD on behalf of Torrington Orthopaedics at our meetings at least once per year, collaborate in the development of new protocols for clinical research  and publish data in peer reviewed journals along with writing articles for non peer reviewed journals.

Benefits Package 

  • - Salary Package up to £85,000 per annum (FTE)
  • - 5 weeks' annual leave
  • - 4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
  • - Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
  • - £1,500 CPD Allowance plus 3 days CPD leave (FTE)
  • - RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid
  • - Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle
  • - Accommodation allowance
  • - Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme
  • - Access to wide range of discounts for days out, high street and holidays.
  • - 100% attendance bonus schemes
  • - 1-day' Pet'ernity Leave

We also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 40 miles from your current home address.

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.

Skills and experience:

We are looking for an Orthopedic Surgeon with experience of fracture management, joint surgery, arthrodesis and arthroscopy. Experience of spinal surgery would be beneficial but not essential. 


Torrington Orthopaedics is a purpose-built hospital situated in Brighouse, West Yorkshire. We specialise in Orthopaedic and Spinal conditions and have been established in the local area for over 21 years.

Torrington has spacious consult rooms, 2 separate wards, digital X-Ray facilities with an on site CT Scanner, 3 large theatres and a visiting MRI Scanner. 

If you are ready to take the next step in your career come and join our team of surgeons, RVN, VCAs and support staff who aim to provide the best orthopedic management for all of our patients.  You will be working alongside a fantastic team of dedicated professionals who thrive to deliver outstanding care. 

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