Veterinary Surgeon – Small Animal: Visa Sponsorship available

White Cross Vets

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Veterinary Surgeon – Small Animal
White Cross Vets, Guiseley, Leeds, Yorkshire & The Humber
Discipline: Small Animal
Full Time, Flexible
Up to £70,000 DOE

Up to £70,000 DOE, Relocation Allowance up to £5,000, Visa Sponsorship Available

  • White Cross Vets in Guiseley invites an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join our dedicated team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive environment with a flexible schedule that accommodates work-life balance.

Position Details

  • Our full-time Veterinary Surgeons work 40 hours over 4 days per week, with a share of Saturdays (1 in 5). Part-time or flexible working arrangements are also considered. There are no out-of-hours requirements associated with this role.
  • About Guiseley Practice Located in a semi-rural/suburban area of North Leeds, our practice enjoys proximity to beautiful countryside. We have a well-established client base with a high percentage of insured pets and are proud to be a Cat Friendly ISFM Silver accredited practice. Our facilities include DR X-Ray, high-quality ultrasound, in-house automated CBC/biochemical/urine microscopy analyser, and Dental X-ray.
  • Our Team and Facilities Join a dynamic team of 5 vets with diverse interests, including 2 medicine certificates, 1 imaging certificate, and 1 ophthalmology certificate. Supported by 8 RVNs, 1 SVN, and 4 Client Care Coordinators, we uphold a friendly and collaborative atmosphere. As a PSS accredited practice, we are committed to achieving positive pawprint status and continually strive for excellence in pet care.
  • At White Cross Vets, we prioritise team wellbeing through monthly wellbeing afternoons, fostering camaraderie and positivity. Past activities have included Easter egg decorating, Christmas card decorating, and team walks.

Candidate Requirements

  • We are seeking a motivated Veterinary Surgeon with RCVS registration and a passion for delivering exceptional pet care. Strong communication skills, a collaborative approach, and a commitment to case continuity are essential.

Because our people matter

  • We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –

Work-life balance

  • 7 weeks holiday including bank holidays
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off


  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Up to 4 days of paternity leave for new pets
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • Private medical insurance


  • £1500 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider

All our Vets & Nurses can

  • for research funding
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees


  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Five days to volunteer for a charity of your choice
  • Discounted staff pet care
  • As a BAME and LGBT+ 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.

Join Us Today

If you are seeking a rewarding opportunity in a supportive practice environment that values work-life balance and team wellbeing, we encourage you to

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White Cross Vets, Guiseley
8 Bradford Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8NH, United Kingdom
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Animals treated
Small animals

Any questions before ing?

Speak to Marcus Alphonso from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Talent Partner

Marcus Alphonso

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