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Veterinary Surgeon

Barnhouse Vets
Excellent salary package of £40,000 to £60,000 depending on experience
Closing date
30 Mar 2024
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Small Animal, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time

Job Details

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon with excellent clinical and interpersonal skills to work in our independent, small animal practice.

About Us

Barnhouse Vets is a long established practice in a lovely rural location, just outside the Roman city of Chester.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon with excellent clinical and interpersonal skills to work in our independent, small animal practice.


The Practice and Team


We are a modern, fully equipped surgery with a small, dedicated team of qualified nurses, 3 vets and highly experienced support staff.  As an independent practice what makes us stand out from the crowd is that we value and support our staff, are a genuinely dedicated and caring team, who have a great sense of humour and a smile on our faces!  Over the years we have been fortunate enough to have built a loyal client base for you to work with and foster and encourage you to grow your own client base as well. The diary is organized so that you will have a good balance between consulting and operating each day. We are dedicated to investing in our team, equipment and facilities to ensure we provide our patients with the best care possible and our staff with a great working environment.

The Role

  • Full, part time or 4 day week applications welcomed
  • Permanent position
  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Out of hours and Bank holiday cover provided by MiNight Vet
  • Long service ‘ extra holiday scheme’ available after 4 years service
  • Company sick pay scheme, company pension, staff discount and childcare vouchers
  • Excellent salary package of £40,000 - £60,000 DOE
  • Generous CPD allowance of £2000 per annum and VDS fees paid
  • 1 in 4 Saturday rota (total of 4 hours)
  • Working towards Practice Standard Scheme

Successful Candidate

We are looking for an enthusiastic and forward thinking team player 1+ years qualified, who is passionate about veterinary care and delivering high quality service to our clients every time. We would welcome an individual who would like clinical freedom, client continuity, case independence and who would enjoy a varied case load, you will be fully supported along the way by our senior vet, should you need this.

Please submit your CV and covering letter to Mrs June Mollart –Evans, Practice Manager at Barnhouse Vets, by clicking the 'Apply now' button.



Barnhouse Veterinary Surgery opened in 1992 and we specialise in the treatment and care of companion animals.

We are all animal lovers and pet owners and our goal is to do our very best to help your pet lead a long, healthy and active life.

Our highly qualified and dedicated team work hard to provide the best possible healthcare for your pets in a friendly, modern and well equipped environment.

Company info
Barnhouse Veterinary Surgery
1 Tarvin Road

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