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Veterinary Surgeon

Wherry Vets
Bungay, Norfolk
Salary up to £63,000 depending on experience
Closing date
12 Jun 2024
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Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Wherry Veterinary Group, Bungay
Salary up to £63,000 DOE plus £5,000 Welcome Bonus and £5000 Relocation Allowance!


Are you searching for your next dream job?  Look no further!
Wherry Vets have an exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team at our purpose-built facility in Bungay. This role would suit a caring small animal vet who is looking to enjoy a perfect balance between consulting and operating on a variety of routine and occasional urgent cases, ensuring a dynamic and engaging workday. 


Fix or flex – find your perfect balance 

Our flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours truly tips the scale on your work life balance. We know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and we want to make it brilliantly easy for you to strike the right balance. Whether you are looking to fix or flex your work patterns, we can find the right solution for you. Our practice is open from 8am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 1pm on Saturday mornings – there is no OOH requirement for this role and we are be more than happy to discuss flexible shift patterns within these times so that you can enjoy an excellent work-life balance.


Find your future with us

Experience is preferred, but we are also keen to hear from more recent graduates looking to take the next step in their career.   You will be working alongside two senior vets who can offer advice and assistance whenever it is needed.   We have an excellent team of support staff who do a great job keeping the vets in line!  CPD including studying for certificates is encouraged and funded.  

We are based in a lovely purpose-built practice which is very spacious and has all the usual toys, we do also have plans to develop a Hydrotherapy unit in the near future.   Living accommodation could be provided if desired. Located on the Norfolk/Suffolk border, we are close to the sea, boasting some of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in the country, yet only 15 miles from the city of Norwich.   The local area is diverse with many lovely walks, lots of wildlife and the chance to partake in water-based activities including stand up paddle boarding, sailing and kayaking.  Our new Clinical Director Emma joined the practice in April and is very enthusiastic about making Wherry a wonderful place to work whilst providing first class care to all its patients.   If you would like to find out more, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat.


Because our employees matter

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


  • £1250 CPD allowance 40 hours paid pro rata
  • 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


  • 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 you’ve got this far, thank you for your interest! To be part of our exceptional team or discuss any of our clinical vacancies please contact Taylor Findlay, Talent Partner for a confidential chat on the contact number provided.

Please quote BH12064 when you apply.

 To submit your application, click the apply now button.


We have an outstanding team of staff ready to help you and your pet whatever your needs may be. We encourage our team to further their learning in their areas of interest so you can rest assured your pets are always getting gold standard treatment.

We have a digital x-ray machine, ultrasound machine, endoscopes, a range of blood machines and much more! Our excellent range of equipment means we can find a diagnosis and treat your pet in the most efficient way possible!

Company info
01986 892771
Hillside Road East
NR35 1RX

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