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Veterinary Surgeon

Bellevue Veterinary Clinic
Trudoxhill, Frome
Salary up to £75,000 depending on experience
Closing date
13 Aug 2024
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Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Bellevue Vets, Trudoxhill

Salary up to £75,000 depending on experience plus a relocation allowance up to £5,000


About the role 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our Small Animal Team. Our experienced Nurses perform routine nurse consultations including second vaccinations, allowing you the time to work up cases and reduce the pressure on the Veterinary Surgeon.   An Ops Nurse is always available during surgery and support nurses are always on hand for additional help and to prepare the next patient ensuring a smooth transition from patient to patient. 

By having enough nurses who are fully utilised, they help to make sure your day runs smoothly, and you achieve that much needed work/life balance in a less stressful environment. We offer 15-minute consultations and 30 minutes for more complex cases that require extra time and support. 

Your work/life balance matters to us

We offer flexible working patterns that flex with 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.

We open from 8.30am to 6.30pm so you could choose to work part time, full time or even job share with and 1 in 4 Saturday mornings 9am to 1pm. There are no out of hours or on call with this role. 

Want to know more about Bellevue Vets?

 We are situated in beautiful countryside, near Frome, on the borders of Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset, and which was listed in 2021 as ‘The best place to live in the Southwest’ by The Sunday Times. 

Frome is a welcoming charming and vibrant town with many historic buildings, quaint streets independent shops, thriving live music and arts scene and the popular Frome Independent Market on the first Sunday of the month.    

The practice is just outside of Frome in a village called Trudoxhill and have been established since 2006 and have a very well-equipped practice with two consulting rooms, a Nurse consult room and a further room that can be used for Physiotherapy, Laser or a comfort room. We have a fully equipped operating theatre, R x-ray, a brand-new, high-quality ultrasound, IDEXX blood machines, Multiparameter Unit, Tonometry, Laser, Orthopeadic Kit, IM3 Dental x-ray, and much more. 

Find a place where it's all taken care of

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 (Including Bank holidays)
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Various working patterns considered: Full Time, Part time, Job share or Zero Hours contract


  • 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 5 days paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All our Vets get £1250 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • 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 Maizie Brown, Talent Partner, on the contact number provided, please quote reference BH12135 when you apply.

To submit your application click the apply now button.


We want to provide the best possible care for your pets and that means not only treating them when they are in need but also providing you with tips and advice to support a happy, healthy life for your animal.

We always aim to provide the best possible treatment for your pet and the best customer service to you.

Company info
01373 836186
Millards Hill
BA11 5DW

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