• Sector: Vet Jobs

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-09-29

An exciting opportunity for an Experienced Small Animal Vet in beautiful Cornwall.

 Are you looking for a new adventure? Join a vibrant and growing team at a RCVS accredited practice in the stunning region of Cornwall!

About the Role:

This is a full-time, permanent position ideal for a vet with at least one year’s experience, although new graduates will be considered. You’ll be joining a supportive, enthusiastic, and sociable team committed to delivering high-quality primary care. We are always happy to discuss flexible working arrangements.

  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a 4-day work week, sociable opening hours, and a 1:6 OOH rota, providing ample time to explore the picturesque Cornish coast. Imagine finishing work and heading to the beach for paddle boarding, followed by a cider and a beach BBQ!
  • Career Control & Development: Access to 24-hour nursing inpatient cover, digital X-ray, advanced ultrasound, endoscopes, and more. Working alongside other experienced vets and travelling specialists, you will have the room and support/encouragement to focus and grow the professional areas you are interested in.
  • Supportive Environment: They value teamwork, communication, and building strong relationships with our clients. If you’re personable and thrive in a collaborative setting, we’d love to hear from you.

Why Cornwall?

Cornwall offers a unique lifestyle, blending professional growth with outdoor adventure. From its stunning beaches and scenic hikes to its rich cultural heritage, Cornwall is a place where you can truly enjoy life both inside and outside of work.

Based in Penzance, a beautiful port town with award-winning restaurants, cafes, pubs, shops and galleries. It offers a wealth of things to see and do.

There are good road and rail links, and direct trains run from Penzance to a number of cities including London, Bristol and Exeter.


  • Salary of £35 – 65K based on experience.
  • 6.6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays
  • £1750 CPD Allowance per annum
  • Health Shield – wide ranging contributions for health and wellbeing treatments – from dentistry to sports massage
  • RCVS Membership paid
  • Two other membership subscriptions
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Perks – offers, discounts and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment and much more
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • CPD/training support
  • Company sick pay
  • Colleague engagement survey
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Career progression opportunities

If this sounds like the role for you or you would like some more information, submit your CV and phone Mia on 01291 645871.

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