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    Veterinary Surgeon - Rhyl




    Rhyl, Denbighshire


    up to £67,000 plus supplements

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    Rhyl, Denbighshire



    Job description

    Roles Overview

    We are seeking a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join our team at the Animal Trust clinic in Rhyl, Denbighshire. This position is ideal for a vet passionate about making a difference in animal welfare by providing affordable care. You'll be part of a vibrant team in a well-equipped facility, with opportunities to handle a diverse range of cases and advance your veterinary skills.

    Key Responsibilities

    Provide comprehensive veterinary care, including diagnostics, surgeries, and follow-up treatments, utilising our state-of-the-art facilities such as four operating theatres, a dental suite, and advanced imaging rooms. Engage proactively with the pet owning community to deliver high-quality care while maintaining affordability. Participate in ongoing professional development activities, contributing to the collective growth of our veterinary team and enhancing our service offerings. Help foster a supportive and collaborative environment that aligns with our B Corporation ethics of balancing profit with people and the planet.

    Skills and Qualifications

    Qualified Veterinary Surgeon, registered with the RCVS. Strong skills in emergency and critical care, with a robust ability to manage diverse medical and surgical cases. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the capacity to empathise with pet owners and collaborate effectively with team members. A commitment to sustainable practices and community-focused veterinary care.


    Our Offer

    A competitive salary ranging from £38,000 to £67,000, with potential to progress up to £74,400 based on our Excellence in Practice scale. A comprehensive benefits package including: 6 weeks of holiday per year. 52 weeks of sickness benefit, private healthcare, and a free employee assistance programme. Fully funded CPD at UK and international levels. RCVS and VDS fees paid. Contributory pension scheme. Access to counselling support including mental health, financial, and life counselling after 12 months. A collaborative workplace culture where your opinions are valued and your contributions make a significant impact.

    Work-Life Balance

    Supportive measures to ensure a balanced professional life, including a structured workload and opportunities for personal and career development. A dynamic work environment that is fast-paced yet supportive, allowing you to thrive both professionally and personally.

    About Animal Trust

    Our Mission and Values

    Animal Trust is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company that prioritises accessible veterinary care over profit. As a B Corp-certified organisation, we focus on sustainable and community-oriented veterinary services. We reinvest most of our profits into our facilities, enhancing our services to provide advanced care while maintaining affordability. Our core belief is that every pet deserves prompt and expert treatment regardless of their owner's financial situation. This is why we offer free consultations for sick and injured animals, ensuring timely and necessary care. We are committed to a future where no pet suffers due to financial constraints.

    Who We Are

    Animal Trust is the largest B Corp-certified veterinary group globally, pioneering not-for-profit veterinary care. Our growth has allowed us to care for nearly 100,000 pets annually across our network of busy surgeries, emphasising that quality care should be accessible and honest. Our innovative approach ensures that all pets receive the care they need, tailored to their conditions and owners' financial capabilities. From free consultations to fixed-cost treatments, we provide a range of options to suit every need without compromising on care quality.

    Our Commitment

    At Animal Trust, we deeply value the wellness and satisfaction of our team members. We offer comprehensive support for mental, financial, and life counselling, ensuring each staff member has the resources to thrive both professionally and personally. We are proud to compensate our team members at or above the Real Living Wage rate unless they are attending external training courses. This commitment to fair compensation and sustainable practices reflects our dedication to our staff and our mission. In 2023, we were awarded B Corp certification, further cementing our commitment to high-quality, affordable, and ethically conscious care.

    How To Apply

    Application Process

    To apply, click the Apply Now button, fill out your details, and submit your CV through our online portal. Ensure your application reflects your qualifications, passion for veterinary care, and desire to grow with Animal Trust.


    For more information, please do not hesitate to contact Gemma Wall at [email protected]. Join us in making a difference at Animal Trust, where your career growth aligns with compassionate animal care. Apply today!

    Animal Trust is a trading name of Animal Trust Vets CIC, a community interest company registered in England and Wales. Company Registration No: 07938025

    Registered Office: Animal Trust Administration Centre, Cedab Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FE