Castle Cary: 01963 350307 or Yeovil: 01935 474690

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon (Full-Time), Somerset


Career changing opportunity to join a thriving Small Animal business in a forward thinking mixed practice in rural Somerset. From our purpose built premises we are committed to continuity of care, empowering and educating owners and investment in our people and practice. We offer a high quality clinical service with our motivated and supportive team and promote responsible pet ownership through our Healthy Pet Scheme.

We are looking for a competent, motivated, business minded vet with good surgical skills who is seeking a long-term position with potential for future directorship for the right candidate. In return we will actively encourage the development of individual clinical skills and interests as well as provide business training for those wishing to steer their veterinary career in a new direction.

A practice wide focus on well-being means that we presently offer a balanced 1 in 10 weekend rota. Salary commensurate on experience.


For further information or to APPLY NOW contact:
Sarah Staniforth Practice Director on 01963 350307 or send a CV and covering letter to


Delaware Veterinary Group are a long established and successful mixed practice in the heart of Somerset. Our core “ideals” underpin our mission statement of delivering excellent quality care to our clients and their animals. We have a supportive clinical team and strong leadership that together ensures we are all working on being the sort of practice that educates it’s clients as well as encouraging individual professional growth. On a lighter note, the practice team is always ready to participate in fundraising activities and open the doors of the practice to the local community to take a glimpse inside the veterinary world. Well-being plays a big part of our support of one another and professional relationships often develop into firm friendships among the team.

Castle Cary is a small, attractive market town situated some 12 miles north-east of Yeovil and 24 miles south of Bath. It lies on the edge of rolling countryside between the Somerset Levels to the west and the high ridgeline of Penselwood to the east, halfway between the Mendip Hills and the Blackmore Vale. Featured in The Guardian’s “Let’s Move to…”, Castle Cary offers independent shops and regional food with the art,culture and boutique shopping just an hour north in Bath and stunning English coastlines a hour south in Dorset. If the bright lights of the big city are more your thing then with strong rail links, Paddington is accessible every 2 – 3 hours.