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Veterinary Surgeon With Feline Interest - Ashby, Lincolnshire

Ashby, Lincolnshire
Salary of up to £60,000 PA
Closing date
21 Feb 2022

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Small Animal, Practice, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

We have an unique opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon with a keen interest in Feline Medicine to lead our new to open, feline-only branch. A Feline Medicine certificate is encouraged but not essential. 

Joining our professional, personable team at Ashby, this is a fantastic opportunity to take real ownership of this feline-only branch and help grow it's client base and caseload.

Salary up to £60,000 PA. All of our salary packages are negotiable and can include:

  • Accommodation allowance.
  • A Company vehicle or vehicle allowance.

Employee Benefits:

  • CPD allowance plus 3 days paid CPD leave PA.
  • RCVS, VDS, BVA fees paid.
  • Access to in house CPD.
  • Experienced support network.
  • Career opportunities across the company.
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave.
  • Long service awards.
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Certificate opportunities paid for by us.
  • 24-hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance programme.
  • Employee discounts & rewards via Happi Benefits.
  • 4 weeks sabbatical for every 5-year service.

As qualified MRCVS, you’ll already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You’ll be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing our one team culture.

You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.

Skills and experience:

The ideal candidate has a keen interest in Feline Medicine and will have a minimum of 1-2 years’ UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience, be confident in their recommendations and have excellent communication skills. A Feline Medicine certificate is encouraged but not essential. 


Our Feline-only clinic is locate in a purposely build and separate building, next to our larger Ashby practice which has 3 consult rooms, 1 double surgical theatre, dental suite, digital x-ray room, prep area, separated dog and cat isolation rooms.  Digital x-ray, ultrasound, and inhouse blood machines.

Scunthorpe is located in North Lincolnshire just off the M180 and M18 motorways allowing easy transport links to the Lincolnshire Wolds, Hull, Doncaster, Lincoln and York. It is a bustling town with restaurants, cinema, shopping parks and many other activities.

For those who enjoy country air and long walk, Scunthorpe is a stones throw away from the rolling hills of the Lincolnshire Wolds which is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the highest land between Kent and Yorkshire. In the Wold there are many quaint market villages with plenty of independent shops and history to explore.

To the East there is the popular seaside resort of Cleethorpes with many traditional seaside restaurants and activities, the boating lake, The Jungle Zoo and Cleethorpes Light Railway.


We’re a family of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

In everything we do, we work together and look out for each other. We’re all working towards the same goal: exceptional care.

Our people support each other within practices and across regions, and our clinicians work closely with our Support Centre colleagues – forming one team made of many teams. We work hard together but socialise, too. We’re proud that our community fosters strong bonds and friendships.

All our people are warmly encouraged to get involved in shaping the business, to consider becoming partners, or move into management roles. Every day, there’s a chance to have an impact on this business in its exciting growth phase.

Search our opportunities and apply today to become part of our family.

Find Us
01923 470000
Unit 4 Mowat Industrial Estate
Sandown Road
WD24 7UY
United Kingdom
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