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Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Goddard Veterinary Group
Stockwell, London (Greater)
Salary of £62,000-£83,000
Closing date
4 Jan 2024

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Welcome to Stockwell! This popular practice in the heart of southwest London is getting increasingly busier, resulting in the need for a senior vet to join our growing team.

Before we delve into the nitty gritty, here is what we offer you:

Our senior vet salary band is £62,000 to £83,000 (FTE) depending on experience and allowing room for growth within the role.

*To be considered for this role you must be registered (or in process) with the RCVS*

 As a Goddard Vet, you’ll benefit from:

-6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays
-Generous relocation assistance
-CPD budget every year
-Up to 5 days’ paid CPD leave every year
-Flexible working options
-Private Medical Insurance
-Colleague introduction reward
-24-hour Employee Assistance Programme
-Medical cashback plan. Refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more
-Professional membership fees covered
-Shopping discounts
-Generous colleague discounts
-Petplan 20% colleague discount

Please feel free to email our fabulous recruitment manager Rose at who would be more than happy to arrange an informal chat about the role, or explore other opportunities!

About the role

This senior role can offer the ability for growth in any areas you are passionate in, and can also offer a flexible rota during the week to ensure there is the optimum work-life balance. 

The practice is situated in a bustling and popular area of South London, with easy travel links across the city and has the most dedicated and loyal client base.

Stockwell has a fantastic close-knit team including a second vet, experienced RVN and support team, which is integral on those more challenging days! You will also be fully supported by the bubbliest of regional managers, and a newly appointed regional head vet, to help with any clinical support.

Stockwell is equipped with everything you would need, and our nearby Kennington practice has the addition of ultrasound facilities in which could be utilized and shared across the two branches.

You will also have the addition of support from Stone Lion 24-hour Hospital in Wimbledon, for more complex cases and OOH care.

About us

In 2022, we celebrated our 70th anniversary and now have 46 branches, three hospitals and our own nurse training college. We value all of our colleagues and our forward-looking approach means we have introduced a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views, as well as monthly Town Hall meetings with our board of directors communicating real time updates and taking polls with live Q&As to ensure we're making the right, collaborative decisions for our people. All our senior managers are mental health first aid trained and we offer Wellness plans for all new starters.

If you can see yourself in this role press apply now, and within 60 seconds your application will be with Rose! Alternatively please feel free to email for any other queries.


Goddard Veterinary Group offers opportunities to all levels of talent within the veterinary industry — we care for our people as much as we do for our pets. If you are a strong team player looking to share our philosophy of practising to the highest clinical standards and providing excellent client care, then why not get in touch? Goddard Veterinary Group was born in 1952 and since then we have grown our business across London with 44 neighbourhood practices, three 24-hour hospitals, our own nursing college, and expanding contact centre.Goddard Veterinary Group

We have a great reputation for looking after our staff; over 20% of our team have been with us for 10 years or more and we are proud of our many 5-star employee reviews on Indeed. At the heart of it all, we really value our team. We have created a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views and we have run many virtual Town Hall meetings throughout the pandemic giving us the opportunity to run live polls and Q & A sessions, ensuring we are making the right decisions for our people. All our senior managers are Mental Health First Aid trained and we offer Wellness Plans for all our new starters, so you know you are in good hands.

We are a forward-thinking organisation with big ambitions. We have developed our own successful contact centre to help ease reception pressure in our busy clinics and allow us more time to chat with our clients about their needs. This year we have a big programme of refurbishments and we are continually reviewing our clinics’ equipment needs to help make them the best they can be.

The bright lights of the city are easily accessible from all our locations, giving you the opportunity to enjoy London at its fullest, whether that be a stroll in leafy parks, meeting people in buzzing bars or having a night out in Theatreland — working with Goddard Veterinary Group can open many doors, in more ways than one. 

Company info
Goddard Veterinary Group
Claygate House
Manor Road
Woodford Green
United Kingdom

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