• Veterinary Surgeon

    Location: Hillcroft, Hall Street, Dudley, West Midlands Hours: Full time, Part time Practice: Blacks Vets Dudley Salary: Up to £70,000 Practice Details Blacks Vets Dudley

As a progressive, growing and highly successful practice, we are always on the lookout for outstanding team members to join our award-winning friendly team, at our accredited Veterinary Hospital in Dudley and our surrounding local branches (on the edge of the West Midlands, but all within 30 mins of Birmingham City Centre).

We are a small animal, Primary Care and Referral Practice with a strong vet team of 16 including 7 certificate holders:

  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Medicine x 2
  • Surgery (including soft tissue and orthopaedic x2)

Our practices have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment (including CT) and 12 operating theatres. Our size, insured base and varied caseload, means we can support a range of skill sets and continued professional development aspirations. If you are looking for your next move why not have a friendly informal chat with us.

Twice voted as 'Best UK Vet' by the pet-owning public, Vet Wellbeing award winners 2018, highly acclaimed 2019, local chamber of commerce workplace wellbeing winners 2018, express and star best place to work 2019, RCVS Outstanding Client Experience Award at all branches, BVRA receptionist of the year winner 2019, winner of practice of the year, and featured on prime-time TV, joining the Blacks team places you amongst the best in the industry and at the heart of veterinary excellence. Want to be in our success?


Your role and responsibilities 

We offer superior care, and we have the professional satisfaction of providing our own in-house Out of Hours (OOH), while on an attractive rota of approximately:

  • 1:10 full weekends with days back in lieu (Current weekend requirement significantly reduced - ask for more details)
  • 1:10 Saturdays
  • Overnight on-call 1:10, fully supported with back up from our 4 Clinical Directors
  • We can also offer on-site accommodation for on-call OOH if required

Those looking to join the team and study for a certificate can network and buddy with:

  • Dentistry (Final exam soon)
  • Dermatology
  • Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery x 2

We would also happily support you with any current certificate studies.



  • Generous salary of up to £70,000
  • Full-time or part-time applications considered
  • Relocation support
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • External CPD funded
  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD programmes
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Enhanced sickness pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • Wellness program including:
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Eyecare voucher scheme
  • Free annual Flu jab
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Recruitment referral reward scheme

At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is available for everyone.


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. 


To apply, please complete the quick application form below. Alternatively, for more information please contact Paige on [email protected] or call 07708478484.

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