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Leicester - Glenfield

Small Animal Vet Park Veterinary Group Dominion Rd, Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8JA, UK

Practice Type: Mixed Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Min Offered: £ 70,000 per year GBP
RCVS Fees Assoc. Subs Funded CPD Discount for own pets Enhanced Paid Sick Leave Pension
Posted on: 6 Sep 2023

Soft-tissue and orthopaedic surgeon for a certificate-led referral team

Job Description

Job Description

Job Title: Experienced surgery certificate holder

Salary: From £70,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Location: Park Vet Group, Glenfield Hospital

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: 38hours over 4-5days (rota open to negotiation. Part time candidates considered)

Your role and responsibilities

Due to continued success, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Surgery Certificate Holder to join us at our Glenfield Hospital within our certificate-led referral team.

We are a training practice and work closely with local universities & training colleges. Our fantastic team is very supportive, and we pride ourselves on working well as a team.

Based in our busy veterinary hospital in Glenfield, you will join the referral service and be involved in driving the service forward in both Soft Tissue and Orthopaedic disciplines. This position is for a surgery certificate holder. You will be expected to manage both an internal and external referral caseload. There are also opportunities to deliver external CPD to local referring practices and the practice team.

The ideal candidate for the role will have a surgery certificate and at least 5years of clinical experience.


  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays and Birthday Leave
  • Profit-related-pay bonus scheme
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • External CPD funded
  • Welcome bonus
  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced sickness pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme
  • Employer contribution pension scheme
  • Wellness program including:
    • Employee assistance program
    • Eyecare voucher scheme
    • Free annual Flu jab
    • Cycle to work scheme
  • Recruitment referral reward scheme
  • Relocation package

At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Program which is available for everyone.

About us

Park Vet Group is based in the wonderful city of Leicester. Leicester is the largest city in the East Midlands and is a modern city steeped in years of history and there is lots to do locally whether you enjoy the great outdoors/countryside or prefer the hustle and bustle of the city. East midlands airport is less than a one-hour drive away and you can visit lots of other cities in under 2 hours, including the capital.

We have all the usual kit including digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, ASIF and Synthes kits, TPLO/TTA/Tightrope together with planning for laparoscopic equipment investment. We also have a CT scanner on site.

You will join a friendly and enthusiastic team of vets (including certificate holders) and nurses (including two surgical diploma holders), as part of a longstanding referral service, backed up by a dedicated primary care & hospital teams and our own on-site OOH service

If you are a Veterinary Surgeon, considering new opportunities in 2023, please get in touch for an informal chat with us and to find out more. We are always happy for prospective associates to come and visit our practices/hospital site for a tour, and an in-person chat.

We would love to hear from you, please contact Vicky Tanday at if you have any questions about the role or to apply, please complete the application form below.

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