VA257 – Stockwell – Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Welcome to Stockwell! This popular practice in the heart of southwest London is getting increasingly busier, resulting in the need for a senior vet to join our growing team.Before we delve into the nitty gritty, here is what we offer you:

Our senior vet salary band is £62,000 to £83,000 (FTE) depending on experience and allowing room for growth within the role.

 As a Goddard Vet, you’ll benefit from:-6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays-Generous relocation assistance-CPD budget every year-Up to 5 days’ paid CPD leave every year -Flexible working options-Private Medical Insurance-Colleague introduction reward-24-hour Employee Assistance Programme-Medical cashback plan. Refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more-Professional membership fees covered-Shopping discounts-Generous colleague discounts-Petplan 20% colleague discount

About the role

This senior role can offer the ability for growth in any areas you are passionate in, and can also offer a flexible rota during the week to ensure there is the optimum work-life balance. 

The practice is situated in a bustling and popular area of South London, with easy travel links across the city and has the most dedicated and loyal client base.

Stockwell has a fantastic close-knit team including a second vet, experienced RVN and support team, which is integral on those more challenging days! You will also be fully supported by the bubbliest of regional managers, and a newly appointed regional head vet, to help with any clinical support.

Stockwell is equipped with everything you would need, and our nearby Kennington practice has the addition of ultrasound facilities in which could be utilized and shared across the two branches.

You will also have the addition of support from Stone Lion 24-hour Hospital in Wimbledon, for more complex cases and OOH care.

About us

In 2022, we celebrated our 70th anniversary and now have 46 branches, three hospitals and our own nurse training college. We value all of our colleagues and our forward-looking approach means we have introduced a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views, as well as monthly Town Hall meetings with our board of directors communicating real time updates and taking polls with live Q&As to ensure we’re making the right, collaborative decisions for our people. All our senior managers are mental health first aid trained and we offer Wellness plans for all new starters.

If you can see yourself in this role press apply now, and within 60 seconds your application will be with our recruitment manager Rose. Alternatively, please feel free to email her directly at for any other queries or to simply arrange a call and have a chat about other opportunities!