Veterinary Surgeon Careers
Our people are at the heart of what we do. We are extremely proud of the talented and dedicated team of veterinary surgeons here at Towcester Vets. If you are thinking about or have already embarked on a career in veterinary science, read on to learn how you could develop your career at our vet practices in Northamptonshire.
About Towcester Vets
Towcester Vets was established over 100 years ago and is an independently owned, RCVS accredited mixed practice. Our Small Animal practice has attained Tier Three status and includes a hospital in Towcester, plus two smaller sites in Weedon and Paulerspury. We are an ISFM Gold standard accredited practice, recognised for our exceptional feline friendly services, care, and facilities.
Our team of vets ranges from those who are newly qualified through to those who have obtained a post-graduate certificate in a specialism such as cardiology, while others are working towards certificates in orthopaedics and surgery.
Why work with us
Being employed by Towcester Vets means working for an exciting and forward thinking, independent vet practice. We nurture an open and supporting working environment, and invest in our people. We have a competitive salary scale and holiday allowance, and offer a generous CPD allowance and further training opportunities. Our practices are fully equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and our highly skilled team will welcome and support you from day one.
Veterinary facilities & equipment
Below are just some of the facilities & equipment at our Veterinary Hospital in Towcester:
- Large 24/7/365 Veterinary Hospital including around the clock the care
- 2 x surgical theatres including 1 orthopaedic theatre
- Comprehensive anaesthetic monitoring facilities
- Laparoscopic equipment to complete key-hole surgery
- Imaging facilities including digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscope and bronchoscope
- High-speed dental unit including dental x-ray
- Extensive laboratory facilities with the same day or immediate results if needed
- Full dispensary
- Separate purpose-built dog and cat wards, and an isolation ward
Examples of patient cases
Requirements to work at Towcester Vets
If your nationality is anything other than UK, you will need to have the right to work in the UK. You can do this here: https://www.gov.uk/prove-right-to-work
We require all our Vets to have RCVS registration: https://www.rcvs.org.uk/registration/applications-veterinary-surgeons/
We offer internship programmes and EMS student placements – learn more.