Veterinary Surgeon

Alpha Veterinary Practice Ltd
Burry Port, Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)
Salary up to £75,000 FTE, depending on experience
Closing date
13 Mar 2024
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Part Time Veterinary Surgeon at Alpha Vets, Burry Port
Salary up to £75,000 DOE/FTE
Plus up to £5,000 Relocation Allowance and up to £5,000 Welcome Bonus

Join us to develop the future of veterinary care as part of a dedicated, friendly team 

Find belonging by joining our profession-leading team at Alpha Vets, Burry Port. Our ethos is to make the working environment somewhere to thrive and enjoy, that's why we underpin that commitment by offering career progression pathways whether that be surgical or medical, we can offer the exposure you need to further your career and passions.

Rota patterns that work for you

At Alpha Vets, we acknowledge life's unpredictability and strive to offer the flexibility necessary for you to excel in your role while managing personal commitments. We prioritise your well-being, whether you are looking for full-time, part-time, or flexible working hours, we can offer you a rota pattern that works for you.

We are looking for a part time Veterinary Surgeon working 2 days per week (Fridays and either a Monday or Tuesday) between the hours of 8:00am-18:30pm and to join our 1:4 Saturday morning rotation. No out-of-hours are required for the role.

Be part of something exceptional

Established for over 20 years, we are a small friendly efficient practice with a loyal client base. We are based in the scenic town of Burry Port with a beautiful coastal setting looking out across to the Gower. If you join us, your breaks could consist of sandy beach walks with food from one of the many lovely local eateries. Additionally, there are excellent transport links nearby including the train station opposite the practice, the bus stop within 500 yards and a 25-minute drive to the M4 with easy access to Swansea and the Mumbles

Our Equipment

We have 3 consult rooms, prep room, op room xray/dental room, ultrasound and endoscope and a large garden. 

Our people are at the heart

You will be joining a supportive team of 4 Vets, 2 RVNs, 1 SVN, 1 VCA, 3 Receptionists and Practice Manager. We each encourage our team to pursue their individual interest through CPD/certificate support and more.

Explore our additional benefits!

We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -

Work-life balance

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off


  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support


  • £1200 CPD allowance 
  • Certificate support 
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees 


  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH11300 when you apply

To submit your application, click the apply now button.


Caring for pets as much as you do. When your pet's not well, trust that they're in good hands with Alpha Veterinary Practice Ltd.

Established in 2001, our experienced veterinary surgeons and nurses strive to provide you and your pets with an outstanding veterinary service.

From neutering and microchipping, to dentistry and abdominal surgery, we have the facilities to provide your animals with the best standards of care.

What can you expect from Alpha Veterinary Practice Ltd?

  • Well-established, reputable veterinary surgery
  • Small animal and equine specialists
  • 3 consultation rooms, 2 operating theatres and on-site lab
  • Ample car parking
  • Conventional medicine and complementary therapy
  • Appointments available
  • On-site vet 24 hours a day
  • We work with Dogs Trust and the the Cat Protection League
Company info
01554 830003
40-42 Station Road
Burry Port
SA16 0LP

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