The Role

Here at Churchview Vets, we are seeking to appoint enthusiastic, personable Veterinary Surgeons to join our welcoming and supportive team on a full-time or part-time basis. The role will include a mixture of consultations, routine surgeries, and medical workups to fill your day and nurture your interests. We offer excellent first opinion services giving our vets a varied and broad caseload.

Our vets are here for our clients from 8:30am to 6:30pm. You will also contribute to the provision of our Saturday morning clinics at our Heswall branch on a rota basis. The rota for full-time is 40 hours per week over 4 days and the rota for part-time is 20 hours per week over 2 days however we would be open to other suggested hours for the right candidates. There are no out of hours with this role.

The salary will be up to £50,000 (FTE)

About Us

Churchview Vets is a well-established, RCVS accredited, 100% small animal practice in a great location on the Wirral where you are close to both city and countryside. We pride ourselves on offering exemplary customer service for our loyal client base and are strong believers in preventative care. Working with us will allow you to offer your clients outstanding customer-focused service and provide reassuring case continuity. The practice is small in structure, but we are busy, and every day is truly varied.

Our new Vet(s) will join us at an exciting time as we are currently expanding our practice into the next-door building. This will enable us to develop the services we offer to our wonderful clients as well as allowing our Vets and Nurses to flourish and to further their interests.

The team at Churchview Vets consists of 4 Veterinary Surgeons (3FTE) plus 3 Registered Veterinary Nurses together with experienced Veterinary Care Assistants. Together they form a friendly and dedicated group, committed to the provision of excellent service for our patients.

Applicant Requirements

You will be experienced and confident in all aspects of first opinion practice and equally as happy in the consulting room or in surgery. Your attributes should include being a team player with first-class communication skills and a demonstrable commitment to outstanding client care so that you can develop excellent working relationships with your patients and their owners. Being confident and happy with some sole charge is also important.

Benefits – Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.