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Veterinary Surgeon

Minster Veterinary Surgery
Ilminster, Somerset
Salary £35,000 to £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications
Closing date
23 Mar 2024
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About Us

We are an Independent well-established practice with 75 years of history in the locality with a good loyal client base. With three branches, our main site is in Ilminster. We offer both routine and emergency surgeries, equipped with digital “normal” and dental x-rays (Canon DR and dental Digiray CR), as well as a Phillips HD11 XE doppler ultrasound and wet chemistry capabilities.

Located in the pretty market town of Ilminster with good facilities for families and a rural feel, yet close enough to towns for some sense of civilisation. Access to the coast is within easy reach and the moors are only a short drive away for those with climbing, fishing and rambling penchants.

The Role

Due to continued growth, we are looking for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join our team. Whether you’re an experienced vet or just starting your career, we value good clinical skills or the potential to develop them. Our caseload is varied, including small animals, some exotics, and wildlife. Case and client follow up is key with support there if needed allowing any new vet to develop their own personal client base. IIP and VNTC with 3 QVNs an SVN all working together to provide a great team environment. Varied caseload offering clinical freedom.

The Package

  •   £35,000 to £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications
  •   Great location
  •   Independent Practice, family feel
  •   Relocation assistance
  •   Company Pension
  •   Funded study, further qualifications and CPD
  •   Varied caseload offering clinical freedom
  •   Remuneration up to £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
  •   RCVS, VDS, Professional membership
  •   One half day off per week – lunchtime finish
  •   Half day Friday off after weekend on call
  •   5 weeks annual leave
  •  Shared out-of-hours support with OOH provider
  •  Separate lunch/break building so you can switch off and get disturbed less often

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The practice is equipped with up-to-date facilities, including an in-house laboratory, and can perform high-frequency radiography and doppler ultrasonography. The main practice is in central Ilminster with branches in Chard and South Petherton.


The experienced and qualified nurses perform dental clinics, weight clinics and puppy checks and this is often a good time to discuss any concerns a client may have.


On call out of hours in shared with an on call provider, ensuring emergency

Company info
01460 52487
4 Ditton Street
TA19 0BQ
United Kingdom

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