Current Vacancies

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon Vacancy

Uplands Vets have a fantastic opportunity as a Full or Part time Small Animal Vet at our Bressingham branch.

We are open to Flexible working; the role has no OOH or Weekend working! With a Salary of £40,000-£60,000 pro rata depending on experience.

What can Uplands way Vets offer you? See for yourself with our flippingbook…

About us:

We have an enthusiastic and friendly team with great facilities. The whole team is involved in shaping all changes within the clinic, and we welcome all ideas. Above all, we focus on looking after our team.

Our team is dedicated to providing the best possible care to our patients, with all the up-to-date equipment you would expect in a modern clinic and have established gold standard clinical protocols.

  • We have separate cat, dog and exotic wards to keep our patients as stress free as possible.
  • We have a separate dental suite.
  • We have a separate imaging room with up-to-date digital x-ray and ultrasound equipment.
  • We have a well-equipped in-house laboratory.
  • We have three spacious consultation rooms.
  • A large waiting room with separate areas for cats, dogs and anxious pets
  • We have a separate quiet room for euthanasia’s, with toys, treats and a sofa. A great nonclinical area for our clients to say their final goodbyes.

We have a highly skilled nursing team and have in place several specialist nursing clinics, such as dermatology, diabetic, weight management, puppy preschool.

We have nurses completing a range of further qualifications including Schedule 3 procedures, ultrasonography, advanced medical nursing, anaesthesia, feline behaviour and dermatology.

We have two in-house behaviourists that work within our client care team. They run behaviour appointments and training sessions on a weekly basis.

Vets can benefit from utilising the support available from other veterinary specialists/colleagues via Zoetis DX and Vet on the Net..

We are an eco-friendly practice, that is mindful of our carbon footprint and our effect on the environment. We have reusable clinical charts, a compost heap and our own her garden for rabbits.

We have set up a wildlife fund which allows us to treat stray animals and wildlife.

We have a lovely outside area to relax and soak up some sun, when we are lucky enough to have any!

You can bring your dog to work with you every day! We have our own staff kennelling facilities.


Bressingham is a lovely village on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. Local amenities and easy access to other major cities are available in the nearby town of Diss. A 20-minute train ride will take you to the fantastic city of Norwich and in just under 2hrs you could be soaking up the atmosphere and checking out the sights in London. The beautiful beach at Southwold is not far and we have Thetford Forest nearby.

Need to bring your canine friend to work? We have kennels for our teams’ pets! Fancy taking the dog for a walk during your lunch? Try the popular dog walking area Wortham Ling, just 2 minutes away!

Accommodation can be offered initially in our two-bedroom spacious flat in nearby Harleston. Access to a vehicle can be offered for the first 3 months of commencing work with us if required.

What’s it like working for Uplands Vets?

‘’Everybody’s thoughts, ideas and worries are always listened to’’ Emily, Head RVN

‘’We are able to put our ideas into practice, for example some of our nurses converted an empty room into a euthanasia room’’ Esme, RVN

‘‘Friendly and approachable team, we also have some excellent bakers who bring treats in’’ Gaby-Client Care Team

Everyone is nice and helpful to work with, the clients are lovely, and the tea is good!”-Marco.

“Everyone here is very kind and the management are understanding”- Charlotte RVN

“All my colleagues are supportive and happy”- Helen-Client Care Team

Twice yearly we have an anonymous employee engagement survey, managed by an external company. We have gained a B Heard rating as an “Outstanding Place to Work.”

Our team enjoy engaging in frequent social activities in our free time. Previously we have participated in Easter egg hunts, escape rooms, summer BBQ’s, axe throwing, cinema trips, Christmas parties and group dog walks to name a few.

View our flippingbook to see what the team say about working for Uplands Way vets:

The Role:

  • 20-minute consultations
  • Modern, light and spacious environment
  • Cat and Rabbit friendly clinic.
  • Regular team meetings and working groups.
  • Balance of medical and surgical cases
  • Regular breaks built into the appointment diary.
  • Admin time to catch up on notes, call clients and discuss cases with colleagues during the day, this is all done to make sure you finish on time.

What Else We Offer:

  • 6.6 weeks annual holiday, including Bank Holidays (pro rata)
  • Bring your dog to work!
  • Paid overtime or time off in lieu.
  • Work Visa, accommodation and transportation available for up to 3 months if needed.
  • £1,750 CPD budget and 5 days leave every year.
  • RCVS fees and two other professional membership fees covered.
  • Health Shield plan
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Environmental initiatives
  • Length of Service rewards
  • A day off for your birthday
  • Paid Compassionate Leave
  • Highest clinical standards
  • Social and charity events
  • Easy and free on-site parking

To apply or for further information and/or an informal chat about this exciting opportunity, please email

Tel: 01379642865 Address: Low Road, Bressingham, Diss, Norfolk, United Kingdom