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Head Vet Surgeon – West London

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £50k-£70k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

A rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced and ambitious vet to head up a lovely practice in West London. You will lead a strong and established team comprising of another full-time vet, two RVNs and two receptionists. The practice is beautifully designed; modern and welcoming and is fully equipped with digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, surgical theatre with infusion pumps and multiparameter monitor, spacious kennels and two stunning consulting rooms.

The practice is a vital part of the surrounding community and has an established and dedicated client base. You will see a wide-ranging mixture of first opinion work offering a great clinical caseload. The ideal candidate will be a strong all-rounder who’s strengths lie in client relationships, exceptional clinical standards, leadership and the desire to continue to expand an already successful practice.


  • 45 hours per week

  • 3 OOH Sundays per year at sister hospital

  • 1 Bank Holiday a year to be worked (day back in lieu)

  • Extreme Incident Vet rota (2 weeks per year)

  • Highly competitive salary

  • 25 days per annum plus bank holidays plus Birthday Day.

  • RCVS fees paid

  • VDS Membership

  • £1000 CPD allowance with 5 days off to attend (Higher budget/courses negotiable)

  • Staff discount scheme

  • Workplace pension scheme

  • Additional CPD for Clinical Coaches

  • Village Vet Bonus scheme

  • Linnaeus benefits such as cycle to work scheme

  • Free internal CPD

There is an excellent rate on offer here - If you're interested or would like to apply for this position, please submit your CV and Cover Letter to or call Joel Thompson on 01173 293 900.