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Ashton-in-Makerfield - Ashton-in-Makerfield

Small Animal Vet Bryn and Golborne Veterinary Centre Downall Green Rd, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan WN4 0DH, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
Min Offered: £ 52,000 per year GBP
Posted on: 25 Jul 2022

Veterinary Surgeon required Bryn Veterinary Centre, Wigan

Job Description

The Role

Here at Bryn & Golborne Vets we have a fantastic opportunity available to welcome a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to our amazing team. You would work from an eco-friendly building which is the first purpose built Passivhaus Vet practice in the UK. Your health and wellbeing is very important to us and we try to offer a flexible, good work life balance. Our full time rota requires you to work a 36 hour week over 4 days Monday to Friday and 1 in 5 Saturday mornings. Should you be looking for part time there is the option of a 22 hour week also. There is no OOH requirement for this role.

Your role will be a 1st opinion surgical and medical role in supportive, friendly practice. We are open to supporting the right candidate and would welcome applications from all experience levels, although some post qualification experience would be beneficial. Salary up to £52,000 DOE.

About Us

Bryn & Golborne vets have been established since 2004, we are a Two Centre group with a fantastic, welcoming, supportive team. Our team all have their own professional interests, and we are keen to support these and certificates, where possible,
Our premises are both light and spacious and are fully equipped with x ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, tonometry, in-house labs and bipolar diathermy. Both surgeries have dedicated ventilation systems with positive pressure operating rooms to provide a healthy working environment.
Our caseload is varied and although we predominantly offer first opinion care with routine and some ECC cases, we do have a growing advanced caseload and welcome visiting imaging specialists.
Being in Manchester means we are spoilt for choice in our spare time. If you enjoy the busyness of a city then you have all the wonders that Manchester has to offer on your doorstep but if you enjoy a quitter pace of life, we are surrounded by beautiful countryside too. Manchester airport is also only a short drive away.

Applicant Requirements

You will be an enthusiastic Vet Surgeon with some post qualification experience preferably. You will enjoy first opinion duties, but we are keen to consider supporting professional interests where possible, so please do speak to us about any you may have!
If you are looking to join a practice with good staff retention, a good work life balance, a passion for high standards of care and pleasant working atmosphere, then please apply today!


  • 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • 5 days paid CPD leave
  • £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • VDS Membership paid
  • BVA Membership paid
  • Service based holiday entitlement increases
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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. If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

When applying for this role please quote job reference BH2967.

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