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Our Stafford practice is closed on Saturdays until further notice.

  • Full or part time Veterinary Surgeon

Due to ongoing success, we are looking for a small animal vet with 2 years experience.

Shires Vets, established over 70 years ago, is a mixed animal practice serving Staffordshire and the surrounding counties in the Midlands, with sites in:

  • Eccleshall
  • Gnosall
  • Stoke on Trent
  • Stone
  • Stafford

We complete primary care services for small animal, farm and equine. The Shires team members are all animal-owners and take pride in providing a caring, compassionate, and friendly service to all our clients and their precious pets.

We are looking for between 30-40 hours but also open to applicants looking for part time work

We are part of the Linnaeus Group, which is a vibrant community of veterinary practices across the UK. The Linnaeus Group work across a range of areas within veterinary medicine from small animal to farm and equine. All our practices are individual but two important things bring us together; a commitment to excellence in everything we do.

Due to ongoing success, we are looking for a small animal vet with 2 years experience, to be based mainly at our Stone and Eccleshall sites.

Our vets work 10 hour days, one late night (2-11pm) every 3 weeks and part of a weekend shift once a month. Lieu time given for all weekend work. 

The Role & Benefits Package:

  • Salary commensurate with experience (up to £40k)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, plus additional 1 day "birthday leave"
  • Wellbeing Programme
  • RCVS/VDS/professional body fees paid
  • 5 days CPD per year
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Optional private medical health care
  • Development and mentoring scheme for a new graduate or inexperienced vet

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.