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Veterinary Surgeon (Full Time) - Swindon

Eastcott Veterinary Clinic & Hospital
Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary £45,000- £50,000
Closing date
28 Oct 2021

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Small Animal, Mixed Animal, Hospital, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

Eastcott Veterinary Clinic & Referrals is a multi-disciplinary veterinary referrals practice with a small animal primary care service. Eastcott is based in Swindon and attracts referrals from all over the South and Southwest. We have practices in Dorcan, Swindon (main hospital) North Swindon (branch surgery) Old Town (branch surgery)

We provide 24-hour emergency services and routine primary care for small animals. The referral hospital is specialist-led and provides the following services: anesthesia, cardiology, dentistry and oral/maxillofacial surgery, diagnostic imaging, emergency and critical care, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, soft tissue surgery and physiotherapy.

A rare opportunity has arisen to join our 14 strong team of highly skilled and motivated primary care clinicians. Ideally the candidate should have more than 2 years clinical experience with a focus on high clinical standards, teamwork and excellent client care. Areas of interest are encouraged and funded with generous budget and time off for CPD. Currently 7 of the team have, or are working towards CertAVP.

The primary care team operates from a superbly equipped referral-standard veterinary hospital and 2 branches. Branches are consulting only. 4-day week, 1 weekend in 8 (with 2 days in lieu in the following week. 5 weeks holiday plus Birthday and generous benefit package offered.

You will need to have:

  • Veterinary Degree Registrable in the UK enabling full MRCVS status
  • Excellent communication skills with associates at all levels
  • A can-do attitude with a determination to succeed
  • Strong Team ethos
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills


  • Competitive salary package
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus your birthday off!
  • RCVS /VDS membership fully funded
  • CPD and certificate ambitions encouraged and supported with enhanced CPD funding
  • Linnaeus Wellness Programme
  • Mental Health First Aider onsite
  • Staff discount on pet care
  • Eye care & cycle to work scheme

We are part of the Linnaeus Group, which is a vibrant community of veterinary practices across the UK. The Linnaeus Group work across a range of areas within veterinary medicine from small animal to farm and equine. All our practices are individual but two important things bring us together; a commitment to excellence in everything we do and our passion to make A Better World for Pets.


Eastcott Vets Swindon in the only veterinary practice in the UK to be voted UK Vet Practice of the Year twice. It is the only Swindon vets to have ever been voted UK Vet Practice of the Year. Eastcott Vets, Veterinary Nurses and Staff have been nomimated for awards every year since the awards have been running. 

We are passionate about our work and we are dedicated to providing the highest levels of care for your pets and the best possible service to you.

Each year we choose a pet charity to support. In 2012 we raised £10,000 to fund the training of a Guide Dog puppy. Our puppy was born on 17th July 2012 and is called Edsion after our hospital.

Find Us
Edison Park
Dorcan Way
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