• Head of Orthopaedics

    Location: Manor Farm Business Park, Higham Gobion, Herts Hours: Referrals Practice: Davies Veterinary Specialists Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package Practice Details Davies Veterinary Specialists

Davies Veterinary Specialists is one of the largest and most diverse, small animal veterinary referral centres in Europe, with a team of over 200 people. We are situated in the heart of the beautiful Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire countryside, and within 40 minutes of London by train. Founded over 23 years ago, we are recognised as a leader in the sector offering a diverse range of services to our clients and pioneering sustainability having won the Investors in the Environment Green Award 2020.  We have a strong collaborative culture and ethos that has sustained our success, and we are proud to be part of the wider Linnaeus group.


Roles and responsibilities 

A great opportunity for an American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)/ European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS) Diplomate to lead a brilliant Orthopaedic team in one of the UK's largest multi-disciplinary referral hospitals.



  • Excellent benefits package
  • Relocation allowance and full relocation support
  • Leadership training available
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Equal family leave, plus many more benefits.


Part of an amazing global family

The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 Veterinary Health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.

Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.

Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.

We would love to hear from you! Please contact Sian Emery, Talent Acquisition Specialist ([email protected])

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