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Linnaeus Night Vet in Dudley, United Kingdom

We are looking for a Night Vet to join our Team at Blacks Vets in Dudley, West Midlands.

Are you looking to join a multi-award-winning practice and be part of an experienced and forward-thinking team of clinicians where you can pursue and be supported in your genuine clinical interests?

What are your aspirations? We have a proven track record of producing talent in a variety of disciplines from New Grads to certificate holders, to branch management, leadership and director roles?

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 on the look out for a night vet to join us working 1 week on, 2 weeks off at our main hospital in Dudley.

Rota and package

  • Salary of up to £80,000 D.O.E.

  • 7 days on, 14 days off (7pm-8am)

  • Opportunity to cover day shifts as desired

  • Annualised holiday hours


  • Progression available in all aspects of practice roles, branch management, leadership, director etc.

  • Enhanced equal family leave and sick pay

  • Health plan and mental health support

  • Ongoing and weekly in house CPD during normal working hours

  • Generous CPD allowance encouraged to certificate level

  • RCVS/VDS membership fully funded

  • Life assurance

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme

  • Internal recognition scheme

  • Long service additional annual leave

  • Staff Discount on pet care

  • Relocation support available

  • Employer contribution pension scheme

  • Recruitment referral reward scheme

  • Wellness program including:

  • Employee assistance program

  • Eyecare voucher scheme

  • Free annual Flu jab

  • Cycle to work scheme

About Us

We are a small animal, first opinion and referral practice with a strong vet team of 16 including 7 Certificate holders, plus a further 6 Vets currently studying. These include cardiology, dermatology, medicine, dentistry, ophthalmology, and surgery - soft tissue and orthopaedic. We would also happily support you with any current or future certificate studies both financially and clinically. You will also work closely with our amazing team of experience nurses, including our overnight nursing team! Plus we can give you access to referral centres for future development and caseload exposure.

Our practices have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment - including CT, fully equipped dental suite (dental training available) 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.

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?

Don’t just take our word for it

If you are a Veterinary Surgeon, considering new opportunities in 2024, please get in touch for an informal chat with us and to find out more. We are always happy for prospective associates to come and visit our practices/hospital site for a tour, and an in-person chat.

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.

To apply, please complete the quick application form below. Alternatively, for more information please contact Lissa at or call 07523268918.