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Veterinary Surgeon

St George's Vets, Bushbury
Bushbury, Wolverhampton
Salary up to £75,000 depending on experience
Closing date
9 Aug 2024
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Veterinary Surgeon (Full-time or Part time) 
St George’s Vets, Bushbury  
Up to £75,000 depending on experience

Here at St George’s Vets, we are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team in Bushbury. 

You will work across our Bushbury and hospital site.  This will enable you to undertake more detailed medical work and surgery alongside our team of Certificate Holders/Advanced Practitioners. This allows you to also book your own cases in for your hospital day to work up with support and greater access to equipment. 

Our Bushbury site has 2 operating theatres, Idexx lab, Digital Microscope, Ultrasound, Laparoscopic kit, dental x-ray. We are also a training practice for Student Veterinary Nurses and our new graduate vets. Our hospital is fully equipped with a CT scanner, digital x-ray, lab, endoscope, etc.

A typical working day within the branch consists of 15-minute consultations with qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse on hand at all times with up to 3 hrs of routine surgery a day – neutering, lump removals, dentals if desired. Hospital day would be undertaking a mix of surgery, diagnostics, medical work ups and assisting with patient in-care and emergencies if needed.

We care about your work/life balance

We offer flexible working patterns that flex work for you and your lifestyle. Whether you are looking to flex your rota hours to balance the school holidays, fix to navigate the school runs or just looking to strike that balance between home and work life. We can offer flexibility that actually works for you.

There are no out-of-hours with this role. The rota would generally be 9am to 7.00pm and would typically include working full-time over 4 weekdays, with a 1 in 5 Saturday rota from 9am to 4pm if in branch or 8.30am to 4.30pm if in hospital. 

About us 

Our Bushbury practice is well located in the north of Wolverhampton, just 2 mins from M54 Junction 2.  Easily accessible from all areas of the West Midlands and sits just minutes away from Staffordshire and Shropshire.  Wolverhampton train station is 15 minutes away and Birmingham Airport just 40 minutes away. 

Our team

Our team has many AVP/certificate  holders who are happy to offer plenty of help, support and discussion for clinical development and activity.  Certificate study is supported and development/progression to senior roles is possible.

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 with 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
•    RCVS fees

•    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.

For a confidential chat or to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Hannah Williams, Talent Partner, on the number provided.

To submit your application click the apply now button.


Whether you’re a patient, a pet owner or even a practitioner working, or looking to work within our own team, at St George’s Vets, ‘we excel for you’.

It’s what we do day in, day out – and this exceptional level of care and attention to detail is what our well-established reputation is founded on.

Our practice was established nearly 100 years ago and has grown to include five local surgeries, plus the facilities of St George’s Hospital in Wolverhampton.

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Northwood Park Road
West Midlands
WV10 8ET

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