Please see below our current vacancies:

Veterinary Surgeon

We are recruiting for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team.

Gilmoor Vets are a three-site small animal practice in DurhamSunderland and Spennymoor.

We are looking for an amazing Vet to help our professional team with an increasing and very varied caseload.

With a friendly and experienced team for support, this position can offer a range of options for vets at different points on their career pathway. You can help build our team with a certificate funded in an area you are passionate about, or join existing vets with interests in exotics, dermatology, and advanced soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery.

  • Work life balance is supported by options for a wide range of full-time or part-time hours (flexible options including school hour working and even working in blocks with larger gaps between) We do all these things!
  • Full time experienced vet role is 4 x 9hr days plus one weekend in four (Saturday only)


Salary range:

Senior vet

£46,000 – £55,000 (experienced and with further skills supporting the business in a management capacity

Experienced vet

£38,000- £46,000 depending on experience, additional qualifications and things such as OV status/VetGDP advisor etc

Supported vet

£32,500 – £38,000 depending on level of support required and additional qualifications held as above

New Graduate



Benefits include:

·      £1750 CPD allowance plus 5 days paid CPD leave

·      RCVS/VDS fees paid and one additional membership (eg BSAVA)

·      6.6 weeks holiday including bank holidays

·      Opportunity to buy/sell holidays

·      Enhanced maternity/paternity pay

·      HealthShield

·      Cycle to work scheme

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to Deborah Stafford.


We are looking to recruit a RVN to join & expand our current excellent team of nurses. We are looking for a pro-active nurse, who can work as part of a team or individually. Someone who enjoys all aspects of the role, consults & surgery, as we are a very hands on practice with the nursing team being the driving force.

Gilmoor Vets is a first opinion Small Animal practice which also has a significant exotic pet case load. We have 3 sites, Durham being the main branch, Sunderland (Doxford Park) which has recently been expanded to include a surgical suite, and Spennymoor which is consult only.

Salary depending on experience £20,000 – £25,272, with an approximate additional £750 per/annum for a shared late & weekend rota. This is based on a 40hr week.

Added benefits for a CPD allowance of £600

Health Shield perks & benefits

Pension Scheme

Staff pet discount scheme

22days paid holiday, plus bank holidays

Buy & sell holiday scheme

Driving license handy but not essential


“An excellent group who get things done. Great team who, work together efficiently & really care. A pleasure to work with.” Ian locum vet

“Skilled passionate professionals who are the heart & soul of the practice” Debs Clinical Director

Full time, part-time & flexible working applicants will be considered. For more information please email your contact details & CV to for the attention of Claire Harrison or Helen Wilson (Head nurse team)

There are currently no vacancies available.

However, If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV to :