• Location: Chorley

  • Reference: VAC-25717

  • Sector: Vet Jobs

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-07-14

Job Title: Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Lancashire

Salary: £64,000 per year

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join our team. This full-time role offers a fantastic work/home life balance with a 4-day work week totaling 39 hours. The weekend schedule is flexible, allowing you to choose between working 1:3 half weekends or 1:6 full weekends based on your preference.


  • Lead and manage the veterinary team, ensuring high standards of clinical care
  • Diagnose and treat a variety of medical conditions in small animals
  • Perform surgeries and dental procedures
  • Provide mentorship and support to junior veterinarians and veterinary nurses
  • Ensure compliance with veterinary best practices and regulations
  • Foster strong relationships with clients, providing excellent customer service and communication
  • Participate in and contribute to practice management and development


  • Competitive salary of £64,000 per year
  • 4-day work week promoting a great work/home life balance
  • Flexible weekend working pattern (1:3 half weekends or 1:6 full weekends)
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development

If you are a skilled and compassionate veterinary surgeon with leadership experience, and you are looking for a role that offers a great balance between professional and personal life, we would love to hear from you!

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