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New Graduate Vet - Alnorthumbria Vets

Practice Site:
  • Alnorthumbria (Wagonway)

At Alnorthumbria Vets, we are a mixed practice with small animal, large animal and equine teams.

We have nine centres across Northumberland, from Wooler in the north to Ponteland in the south. We pride ourselves on offering a genuine 24 hour service, and on professional and individual care backed up by a wealth of experience and expertise.

As a practice, we are committed to ongoing investment in the training and development of our vets, nurses (we are an RCVS approved training practice) and support staff.

Are you looking for a role where you can develop your veterinary skills?

We are looking for a New Graduate veterinary surgeon to join us at Alnorthumbria Veterinary Group. We are an RCVS accredited practice, with 9 sites based in Northumberland.

Your New Practice: We are a well-equipped small animal practice, with an in house laboratory, digital x-ray and ultrasound facilities. Alnorthumbria Veterinary Group is a friendly practice, with vets and nurses who will support you in your role.

Your New Role: You will be working 5 days per a week and on call, on a 1 in 8 week nights (Mon – Thurs) and 1 in 11 Weekends (Fri – Sun) rota, with 2 days off in lieu of working weekends. The successful candidate will have support from experienced vets day and night to ensure the transition from student to veterinary surgeon is as easy and enjoyable as possible.

What you need to succeed: E.M.S. experience in a similar role and practice environment will be key to your success.  Some experience in completing cat and dog neuters with minimal supervision essential.  You will have a strong work ethic and the desire to deliver exceptional client service and develop your veterinary skills

What you'll get in return: You will receive a comprehensive range of benefits including:
•Up to 7 weeks holiday a year + Bank Holidays on our buy sell holiday scheme
•Fully funded CPD
•£30,960 starting salary
•Pension scheme
•Sharesave scheme
•Staff discount scheme
•Access to a range of flexible benefits to suit your needs – such as subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme

To apply for this amazing opportunity, please click 'Apply Now'  or to enquire informally please email


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Alnorthumbria (Wagonway)
Wagonway Road, Alnwick, United Kingdom, NE66 1QQ
  • Salary:
    Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Practice:
    Alnorthumbria Vets
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  • Application Closing Date:
    28 February 2019
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