Vacancy for a small animal veterinary surgeon – Birchwood Veterinary Practice – York – Gate Helmsley

We are looking to recruit a small animal veterinary surgeon to join our independent, family run practice just on the outskirts of the beautiful city of York, in Gate Helmsley.


We have a purpose-built practice with a young, friendly team, with forward thinking ideas.  We strive to provide outstanding care for all our patients and exceptional customer service by putting the needs of our clients first.

We are looking for a highly motivated small animal veterinary surgeon (Full/part time with flexible hours) with 2 years+ experience – but would consider less for the right candidate and someone with an interest in surgery. The right candidate will be enthusiastic and passionate about delivering a high standard of veterinary medicine.


We are offering a generous salary (£35k to £70k full time equivalent, dependent on hours and experience), pension, RCVS fees and generous CPD allowance (certificates happily encouraged if that’s something you feel you want to do).


We also offer staff pet discounts, no out of hours (1 in 3 weekends, consultations only) and 4 weeks paid holiday plus statutory holidays.


If you would like to know more then please call 07710 009200 or if you think this role is for you, please email your CV and covering letter to