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Veterinary Surgeon - 24 Hour Hospital (Day Shifts)

Simply Vets
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Closing date
5 Jul 2024
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Companion / Small animal
Veterinary Surgeon
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Career Level
Mid Career, Late Career

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Veterinary Surgeon – 24 Hour Hospital (Day Shifts)

We are looking for someone confident in surgery and able to manage a variety of medicine cases to join our 24 hour Hospital!

Our mission at is to provide the best access to good veterinary care. We have the vision to be a network of hospitals accessible to pet owners who earn the real living wage.  Already providing care to over fifty-thousand patients every year, we are one of the fastest-growing veterinary organisations in the country. 

About Us

We're a leading provider of not for profit veterinary care. Founded by a team of committed, passionate vets, we work together to shape the future of veterinary medicine by providing something refreshing for clients and staff in the fast-paced changing veterinary industry.

We are open to everyone and there is no eligibility criteria for clients to meet, meaning we see a wide range of animals and cases. Our simple pricing structure helps give owners confidence and we always maintain an honest and upfront approach.

Proudly, we continue to invest in our surgeries, which not only benefits our clients but also our staff and our simple pricing structure helps give owners confidence.

Site specifics

We are seeing increasing demand for our services and as a result, have an opportunity for an experienced veterinary surgeon to join our day team. The surgery has a high caseload of sick and injured animals meaning the workload is interesting and engaging. You’ll be part of a team of experienced Vets and Nurses who are committed to providing comprehensive care to owners and their pets

Our surgeries are well equipped with the latest industry-standard technology meaning your working environment will support you in delivering a good standard of care. Services available on-site include; endoscopy, advanced ultrasound and orthopaedic surgery. We also offer services such as hip replacement and other advanced surgery, which our clients often travel long distances to access.

In an increasingly corporate market, we have a refreshing attitude with a flat management structure, where your voice will be heard and your opinions valued as we work collaboratively to provide a unique service to our employees and the animals we care for.

Core Skills 

To be successful in this role you’ll have a social heart, be highly skilled and keen to progress your technical capability. You’ll have experience in handling a high caseload of varied medical and surgical conditions. Demonstrable skills in advanced veterinary procedures are preferred. It's important that you’re a real team player that enjoys the buzz that comes from working in a team.  You’ll share our vision for working within a not-for-profit environment and you’ll be keen to work as part of a highly skilled and experienced team and commit to providing the highest standard of care to owners and their pets.  For those with managerial aspirations, we also offer opportunities to progress into managerial positions across the group.

Job particulars

4 Day week with 2:9 weekends - We are happy to consider part time applicants 

Salary £45,000 - £67,000


- 6 weeks holiday per year

- Contributory Pension

- Enhanced Maternity and paternity package

- Private Health Care after 12 months qualifying period

- 52 Weeks Sickness Benefit and Employee Assistance Programme after a 12month qualifying period

- Refer a friend bonus

- Cycle to work scheme

- RCVS, VDS fees paid

If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch today!


Simply Vets - the recruitment team who care

Here at Simply Vets, our mission is to keep the vets and nurses in the profession and keep them happy. We are vet and nurse led so we understand. We also know that it’s not just about the clinical skills, it’s how you are going to get along with the rest of the team. That’s why we offer a free Talent Dynamics personality test so that you can find out more about yourself and what role you play in a team. Talent Dynamics Profile Test | Welcome ( A talent Dynamic report helps give you a clearer direction on what path to follow in your new job and for the future.

We practice personal, ethical recruitment and we do not share your details without your permission.

We have a fantastic reach and network of Veterinary professionals through our Webinar Vet global community and Simply Vets registered Candidates. As we are a sister company to The Webinar Vet , if we successfully place you in a practice, we also include you a Free 1-year unlimited membership for The Webinar Vet worth Vet CPD Webinars | Veterinary Videos & Podcasts | The Webinar Vet.

Caring for the profession, caring for the planet - we are a certified carbon negative company and we plant a tree for every candidate placed. Together with The Webinar Vet we've planted around 10,000 trees!



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