Lead Veterinary Surgeon- Thurmaston, Leicestershire - Full Time

Thurmaston, Leicestershire


Job Description:

Join the Medivet family and lead our friendly and loyal team in the village of Thurmaston in Leicestershire situated four miles north of the city centre of Leicester.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2-3 years’ UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience. You must have a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically, and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further. Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate. 

The position is full time working 5 days per week with a share of the weekend rota working 1 in 3 Saturdays, with no on-call or out-of-hours.  

Salary and benefits:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Accommodation or £6,600 accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days’ CPD leave per annum
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities

Apply now!

Medivet is growing rapidly and it’s an exciting time to join! We encourage growth and development within your role as well as excellent career prospects and flexibility.

To apply please use the link provided below. For further details regarding the role, or to discuss other opportunities within Medivet, please contact Nicola at vetrecruitment@medivet.co.uk


Key Points

Vehicle or £2,500 allowance

Accommodation or up to £12,000 allowance depending on location

£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training

RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid

Partnership opportunity available

5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Certificate funding available

Discounts to a range of external CPD providers

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Childcare vouchers

Cycle-to-work scheme

Autoentrolment Pension

Employee of the month awards

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

Staff purchase scheme

Click here for more information or to apply now!