Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire Medivet Scunthorpe Full Time, Permanent

The role

Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Scunthorpe

Working hours: Full time/ Part time

Salary: £55,000 per annum depending upon experience

We are looking for a veterinary surgeon that will have the freedom to follow their own cases at this multi-vet branch. There is a large scope to generate a dedicated client base. All experience levels considered. This role is full time working 39 hours per week.

You must be an vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills.

Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate.

We offer a 4 day working week and have our own dedicated 24 hour centre at Swanlands 24hr Hospital with a supporting ambulance driving service.

Support is available for those wanting to work towards certificate level with full funding available.

Scunthorpe is a central large branch practice with 4 consult rooms and, 1 surgical theatre, digital x-ray room, large prep area.

Digital x-ray, ultrasound, laproscopic equipment inhouse blood machines.


Salary & Benefits

• CPD allowance & 3 days paid CPD leave per annum
• 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
• RCVS, VDS & BVA fees paid
• Funded certificate opportunities
• 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance program
• Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
• Leadership training
• Pension scheme
• Paid sabbatical after five years’ service
• Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance
• Colleague purchase scheme
• Hapibenefits – A range of discounts on shopping, entertainment and meals out

Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study and partnership.

We are growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us – we encourage growth and development

within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals!

Role accountabilities

We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.

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.

Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.


Skills and experience

As a qualified and experienced MRCVS Veterinary Surgeon you will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard in patient and client care.

We are seeking someone with at least 2 years small animal veterinary experience, who is comfortable with both routine and emergency procedures. All our practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed!

Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you’ll also have great communication skills and a confident, can do approach


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.

Job number: VET01669