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Veterinary Surgeon

Hale Veterinary Group
Chippenham Wiltshire
Salary dependent on experience but starting at £35,000 (new graduate)
Closing date
28 Dec 2023

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About Us

Our RCVS-accredited veterinary hospital in Chippenham is supported by 3 further branch practices, offering a wide range of advanced services with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. You will be joining our committed Clinical Team of 11 FTE Vets, 10 RVNs, 4 SVNs and a small team of ANAs. The Practice boosts its own dedicated night team. Situated close to the beautiful Cotswolds, there is a plethora of things to do in your downtime from some of the country’s greatest houses to historic picture postcard villages and easy access to Bath and Swindon. There really is something for everyone to enjoy! Great transport links to London, Bristol and Bath.

The Role

The role includes a balanced rota encompassing operating and consulting at the hospital and branch work. In this role, you’ll be working circa 38 hours per week over 4 days, with some weekend days on a rota basis. There is no nights with this role, as we have our own out-of-hours team.

Successful Candidate

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced veterinary surgeon to play a key role at the Hale Vet Group. The successful applicant will work closely with the Clinical Directors, to deliver the Hale values that we pride ourselves on; delivering high-level veterinary medicine for every patient, maintaining a client-centred approach, continuity of clinical care, energy and drive when approaching problem solving and generating an inclusive and fun place to work.

The ideal candidate would have prior experience of mentoring new graduates or less experienced vets, be proficient in routine surgery and basic medical cases and have a “can do” attitude.


  • Salary dependent on experience but starting at £35,000 (new graduate)
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave, including Bank Holidays
  • Opportunity to buy and sell holiday
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Pension
  • Enhanced company sick pay
  • £1750 CPD allowance
  • Health Shield (cash back health plan)
  • RCVS fees paid plus one other subscription
  • VDS cover
  • Discounted Veterinary fees
  • And more VetPartners benefits!

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your CV by clicking the Apply Now button. 




The Hale Veterinary Group veterinary hopsital, based in Chippenham, provides veterinary services beyond those usually available in smaller 'GP-style' practices.

Our vets pride themselves on being able to provide the care, service and facilities that they themselves would wish for their own animials. The hospital is also the base for all our inpatients that receive the wonderful care and attention from our 24hr on-site nursing team.

Once again the Hale Veterinary Group was nominated as one of the Petplan practices of the year. We will keep up the good work and with more nominations hope to win this award one year. A big thankyou to all our clients that felt we deserved nomination.

Company info
01249 653561
19 Langley Road
SN15 1BS
United Kingdom

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