About the Job

Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Up to £85,000 DOE and £10,000 recognition bonus

Plus £5,000 relocation allowance

Lead from the front at Vets Now Lincoln

Our Senior Veterinary Surgeons are leaders – they nurture, coach and support. Coupled with a diverse range of cases, a Senior Veterinary Surgeon will lead from the front in achieving high quality patient care, excellent client care and encourage a teamwork mentality whilst being in a fully supported environment.

On-going professional development

Vets Now are committed to investing in the career progression of our people and we expect our Senior Vets to take control of their own career through challenging themselves. We will support all employees in pursuing a particular interest and offer exceptional mentoring programmes. We make a real impact on the wider profession by driving clinical research and, by joining the Vets Now family, you will be at the forefront of clinical excellence.

Working out of hours doesn’t mean working all hours

Working an average of 40 hours per week on a full-time basis, your rota pattern will involve a mix of weekday nights, weekend days and nights and a share of bank holidays and will feature no more than three nights in a row. You will be allocated time for management tasks and these can be completed in the comfort of your own home, or wherever you choose to work.

Great place to work

We offer a first class benefits and rewards package that could include:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity policy including 6 months full pay
  • Family-friendly policies including paternity and adoption pay schemes
  • Seven weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid volunteering days
  • £1,875 CPD allowance increasing annually plus 35 paid hours pro rata
  • ECC certificate support – financial and paid study leave
  • Leadership Development programme
  • RCVS fees
  • VECCS membership
  • VDS cover
  • Vets Now For You – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • UK Standard Pension contributions – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Up to 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary

Give yourself the AdvantEdge

We can also offer a place on our two week AdvantEdge programme. Designed for experienced Veterinary Surgeons who want to refresh or cement their emergency and critical care knowledge and skills, the programme contains 75 hours of CPD and concludes with a surgical wet lab practical weekend.

If you are interested to learn more about this role and joining the Vets Now Lincoln team, please get in touch with Jess in our Talent team on 07890 911217 or email [email protected]

We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, including those from diverse and minority groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we encourage candidates with disabilities and health conditions to apply and are committed to providing reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.