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Veterinary Surgeon - Small Animal

Highcroft Veterinary Group, Hailsham
Hailsham, West Sussex, England
Up to £85,000 DOE
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Small Animal
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Up to £85,000 DOE, £5,000 Welcome Bonus, plus up to £5,000 Relocation Allowance

Are you passionate about delivering excellent clinical and client care and do you have an interest in sharing your skills with new graduates and collaborating with other experienced clinicians? If the answer is yes, this could be the perfect position for you so please get in touch.

We are a forward thinking and driven team with good facilities and an excellent team culture. Experienced vets, strong nursing team and dedicated practice leadership make this a fantastic opportunity to develop your career.

Our facilities include, digital x-ray suite, ultrasound, IM3 Dental machine & dental x-ray, in house Idexx lasercyte, operating microscope, large and fully equipped theatre, blood pressure monitor, pulse ox and capnography.

We are always looking ahead and keen to invest in our people, services and equipment so welcome the chance to support you in your area of interest by funding CPD or further post graduate qualifications.

A minimum of 5 years’ experience is desirable.

Part- and full-time candidates considered with Saturday rota evenly shared but no Sunday, night, or bank holiday work required.

We are based in Hailsham, East Sussex approximately 7 miles from the coast, close to Eastbourne and Brighton and with excellent links to London and Gatwick Airport. We are surrounded by beautiful Sussex countryside making us an ideal location for any outdoor or country enthusiast but close enough to larger towns when needed.

Because our people 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

*Additional holiday entitlement for your birthday


*Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

*Private Medical Insurance

*Cycle to Work scheme

*Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership

*Non-accidental injury support


*£1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata

*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

*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

Up to £85,000 DOE


Highcroft has been practising in Hailsham since the 1940s and has been run by the current Director and Senior Veterinary Surgeon, Peter Stotesbury, since 1994.

We continue to treat farm animals and equines as well as domestic pets and exotics from our main surgery at Hailsham and our branch surgery at Polegate.

We are a team of four veterinary surgeons and nine veterinary nurses as well as a Practice Manager, three client care managers and two administrators.

Company info
25 London Road
East Sussex
BN27 3BN

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