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Graduate Veterinary Surgeon

Penrose Veterinary Group
Highwoods, Colchester
Starting salary of £30,000 per annum
Closing date
6 Jul 2022
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The Role

Small Animal Graduate Veterinary Surgeon position based in East Anglia.

40 hours per week over 4 days working between 8:30am to 8pm. 1/8 Saturday mornings allowing for a great work/life balance.

About Us

Penrose Veterinary Group is a friendly and supportive 1st opinion practice based in Colchester who are looking to support a New Graduate Small Animal Vet.  The main surgery is situated in Colchester, and they also have a branch surgery in the Suffolk village of Stratford St Mary. Both of the surgeries are well equipped with modern and high-tech equipment including Class IV laser, echocardiography, digital x-ray and tonometry.   They have recently invested in a cat only waiting area and consulting room.

About the Team and Culture

Penrose Veterinary Group are a wonderful team made up of 11 Vets and 9 Nurses with certificate holders within the team. The team will provide a caring, thoughtful, and supportive environment for an effective introduction to the sector and although they value and will support specialisation, they equally see progression into practice leadership as a key contribution to the management of the practice.

They have wonderful communication in the practice such as regular team and practice meetings for staff updates as well as great wellbeing initiatives including Formal and informal team events and meetings. The practice also supports their local animal welfare charities.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a new Graduate Veterinary Surgeon, eligible to register with the RCVS.


Brilliant Rewards

  • Starting salary of £30,000 per annum
  • £5000 Welcome payment (subject to tax deductions) paid at the beginning of year 1
  • All professional memberships paid for the first two years
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Attendance to a national veterinary conference event each year as well as our own graduate academy conference
  • 5 weeks paid holiday plus birthday leave (not including bank holidays)
  • Discounted gym membership, cashback benefits system

As a BAME and LGBT+ 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.

Join a company full of brilliant people and build your brilliant future on the IVC Evidensia Vet Surgeon Graduate Academy.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH4341 when applying for this role.

To submit your application, click the apply now button.


Our veterinary practice has established itself amongst the local community and now provides care to thousands of pets every year.

We know as well as anyone that you consider your pet to be a member of your family. That is why the whole team here at the practice work hard to provide the very best veterinary care services.

The practice provides a full range of services and our veterinary care is underpinned by the use of a full range of modern treatments.

Our facilities are fully air conditioned.


Find Us
01206 842608
70 Brinkley Lane
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