VA341 – Wanstead Veterinary Hospital – Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking for a full-time veterinary surgeon who is wanting to grab the opportunity to gain invaluable hospital experience, and step into this full-time GP role at Wanstead Hospital, East London.Before we delve into the nitty gritty, here is what we offer you:The salary band for this role is £37,000 to £58,000 (FTE) depending on experience, and allowing room for growth within the role.

*To be considered for this role you must be registered (or in process) with the RCVS*

As a Goddard Vet, you’ll benefit from:– 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays- Generous relocation assistance- CPD budget every year- 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

Please feel free to email our fabulous recruitment manager Rose at who would be more than happy to arrange an informal chat about the role, or explore other opportunities!

About the role

Wanstead Veterinary Hospital provides an excellent first opinion, emergency, critical care, and referral service to our clients and local network of 20 branches and works to the highest clinical standards.

There is state of the art diagnostic support, with a new CT scanner, a commercial laboratory, a strong medical team, and experienced surgeons routinely conducting advanced orthopaedic, soft tissue, and minimally invasive surgery all available on site.

You will also be fully supported by a team of experienced hospital vets including a senior medic/ECC and GP vet, our incredible nursing team made up of experienced RVN’s, students, nursing assistants and front of house team, as well as on site clinical managers.

Your rota will be on a 6 weekly rotational basis enabling you to experience all departments of the hospital, ranging across consulting, surgery, ward and ECC. If you were to focus more on surgery, you would then go onto the surgical rota once you have built up sufficient experience.

About us

In 2022 we celebrated our 70th anniversary and have 46 branches, 3 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, taking polls with live Q&A’s 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 our new starters.

If you can see yourself in this role press apply now, and within 60 seconds your application will be with Rose! Alternatively, please feel free to email for any other queries.