Join the Broughton Vets family

We’re always open to hearing from qualified vets, nurses and support team professionals who are interested in joining our practice. 

Our branches in Broughton Astley, Lutterworth and Leicester have a warm atmosphere and community spirit, and the tools and facilities to deliver outstanding care to local pets.

Our friendly and approachable team share a passion for animal health and welfare, and are actively encouraged to pursue their interests and develop their skills and knowledge. 

For a confidential, informal chat about our availability, get in touch.

 

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Current Vacancies

Experienced Veterinary Surgeon

Our practice is expanding and so is our team! Our brand-new state of the art practice is now fully up and running and we are seeking to hire an experienced and passionate vet to join our friendly team. This role will be based at our Broughton Astley and Lutterworth branches. Our opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am until 6.30pm and Saturday mornings (1 in 5 rota) 8.30am until 12.30pm. 

Broughton Veterinary Group is a well-established and respected veterinary practice dedicated to providing exceptional care to pets in our community. Our branches in Lutterworth, Broughton Astley and Leicester are fully equipped with the latest technology and equipment ensuring our team have the tools they need to deliver the highest quality medical and surgical service. This includes digital xray, dental xray, ultrasound for both abdominal and cardiac imaging, ECG, inhouse laboratory with biochemisty, haematology, Vet Scan, Imagyst, VCheck, glucometers, endoscopy, diathermy and two brand-new purpose-built theatres.

Twenty minute consultations as standard ensures our vets have time to build relationships with clients and spend time performing through examinations. Regular breaks are allocated throughout the day so there is time to call back clients, discuss cases with colleagues and make sure you have a full hour lunch break and leave work on time! We are passionate about providing excellent care in a low stress, positive environment, ensuring our colleagues all have a good work/life balance. 

We have a range of expertise including certificate holders and specialist surgeons/ ultrasonographers who regularly visit to help with more challenging cases and improve the skills of our team. We welcome candidates who already hold a certificate or who have an interest in a specialist area. We strongly support professional development and continuing education.  

This is a full time position but we pride ourselves on being able to offer flexibility where possible and would consider a job share/ part-time hours. The team are ready to welcome the right candidate and we will always do everything we can to help you settle in and feel part of the Broughton family. 

The Package

Competitive CPD 5 days funded (pro rata), with encouragement and support to undertake certificates in addition to CPD allowance

Pension

HealthShield

Cycle to work scheme

Generous staff discount

Buy and sell holiday scheme

7.33 weeks holiday (pro rata)

Life Insurance at 1x annual salary

1 day volunteering leave (pro rata)

RCVS subscriptions paid

4 day working week for a full-time role

Enhanced maternity pay 

Competitive salary of £39,000 - £65,000 depending on experience and post graduate qualifications. 

Our location in Leicestershire

This fantastic role is based in semi- rural Leicestershire, just 20 minutes away from the bustling city where you can enjoy a variety of restaurants and activities. The location offers the best of both worlds with tranquil countryside surrounding the area for relaxing evening walks and excellent transport links making exploring and visiting the rest of the country very easy.  

Applications

If you are ready for the next step in your career and want to contribute to a dynamic and caring team, please send a covering letter and CV to recruitment@broughtonvets.co.uk 

We look forward to welcoming a new member to the Broughton Veterinary Group Family! 

Veterinary Surgeon - Leicester Branch

An exciting opportunity has come up at our BVG Leicester site for 1 to 2 small animal vets that are looking for their next adventure and challenge. 

Leicester is an incredibly multi-cultural city in the East Midlands, that offers a true city vibe. With lots of restaurants, shopping, and nightlife. It is rich in history, has a thriving theatre culture and has plenty for kids to do such as trampoline parks, city farm parks etc. Whilst having a city vibe there are also plenty of opportunities to get out of the city and into the local rural community, with glorious walks in Bradgate park and many others on your doorstep. Leicester is also perfectly situated close to the M1 and M69 motorways as well as Birmingham airport and East Midlands airport, all allowing easy access to holidays and visitors!

The vet, nurse, auxiliary and reception team are first rate, they are warm, welcoming, and eager to help any new person to settle in, within both the work environment as well as socially. The clientele are loyal and proactive, with a heavy influence of Romanian and Polish communities, overseas vets feel right at home here in a liberal and accepting environment. 

What the team require here in Leicester is a proactive veterinarian who is looking to develop this small animal practice as a unique part of the larger Broughton Veterinary Group team. You will have autonomy to work as you feel appropriate and develop the practice within your comfort levels, whilst working closely with the clinical directors of Broughton Vets. To start with you will work alongside one other vet with the aim to develop that team to 3 Full time equivalent vets. At present we have 2 qualified RVNS, 2 auxiliaries/receptionists and 2 dedicated receptionists. 

This is a full time position, however we pride ourselves on being able to offer flexibility where possible and would consider a job share/ part time hours. The clinic is open for consults and surgery 9-7pm Monday to Friday. The Saturday morning rota is shared between our vets and is run from our Lutterworth branch. 

Broughton Veterinary Group is part of the Vet Partners family and with that come the following benefits: 

  • Competitive CPD 5days funded, with encouragement and support to undertake certificates in addition to CPD allowance
  • Pension
  • HealthShield
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Generous staff discount
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • 7.3 weeks holiday (pro rata)
  • Life Insurance at 1x annual salary
  • 1 day volunteering leave (pro rata)
  • RCVS subscriptions paid
  • 4 day working week for a full-time role
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience, from £34,000 for new grads to £48,000 for more experience. 

If this job sounds like the challenge you are looking for then please send your CV to recruitment@broughtonvets.co.uk or call Carole on 01455 282512