Night Veterinary Surgeon 7/21 Woodstock

Join a dynamic and expanding veterinary team in Woodstock, Oxford, offering a modern and well-equipped veterinary surgery with a commitment to providing high-quality, value-driven, and honest veterinary services round the clock.

The ideal candidate for this permanent part-time role will be passionate about emergency and critical care, thriving in an environment that upholds gold standard in patient and client care. The role offers the potential to pursue an ECC certificate, if desired.

As part of our large and growing team, you’ll have the opportunity for career development, with expansion plans and new facilities, including CT coming in March 2024. The practice specializes in orthopedics, soft tissue surgery, and imaging.

Key Position Details:

  • Position: Night Veterinary Surgeon
  • Working hours: 7 nights on, 21 nights off
  • Shift pattern: Monday to Sunday, 7pm – 9am
  • Location: Woodstock, on the eastern edge of the picturesque Cotswolds

Key Benefits:

  • CPD Allowance: £1,500 plus 3 days’ CPD leave
  • RCVS, BVA, and VDS fees paid
  • Exceptional opportunities for career development, including certificates
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
  • Relocation allowance for moves exceeding 50 miles from your current address
  • Support for Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa

Role Accountabilities:

  • Provide first-class clinical care through consultations, procedures, and monitoring
  • Complete clinical handovers and arrange patient transfers for out-of-hours or enhanced care
  • Deliver exceptional client care, providing clear updates and resolving issues
  • Adhere to the highest standards of regulatory, practice, and operational compliance
  • Prepare accurate estimates for clients, ensuring timely payments and minimizing debt
  • Maximize capacity through effective utilization of clinical skills
  • Conduct engaging clinical meetings with veterinary and nursing teams
  • Support and carry out colleague clinical mentoring and development
  • Proactively share clinical best practices within the clinic and the wider veterinary community

Your Skills and Experience:

  • RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon or eligibility for registration
  • Minimum one year of small animal practice experience
  • Client-oriented approach with excellent communication skills
  • Experience working to the highest medical and surgical standards
  • Ability to work confidently and independently in a sole charge capacity
  • Proficient in clinical examination and surgery
  • Strong teamwork and relationship-building skills
  • Proven ability to positively influence and communicate effectively


  • Competitive Salary: £40,000 per year

If you are a dedicated and experienced Veterinary Surgeon looking for a fulfilling opportunity in a supportive and innovative environment, apply now! Join our team and make a positive difference in the lives of our patients, clients, and colleagues.