Vacancy Details

Surgical Vet

Permanent Vet in Berkshire

Salary up to £68,000 DOE, plus a £5000 Relocation Allowance

Our client is Small Animal hospital looking for an experienced individual to join their team of 8 vets. they are looking for a vet with a surgical bias to complement the team. The ideal colleague will have a strong background in surgery and a desire to take on the more challenging surgical procedures which come from their high and varied surgical caseload.

There is no sole charge as there are a minimum of 3 vets working each day, with at least 2 vets operating (2 separate theatres, plus separate dental and imaging suites). They have a large, experienced team who support each other sharing case knowledge and advice daily. They have 2 consult only vets so would ideally be looking for a vet who also enjoys surgery. Flexible appointment length based on case requirements.

CPD - they believe in developing your individual interests, and have certificate-holders in ophthalmology and diagnostic imaging, both of which were fully funded by the practice. They will support certificates or CPD schedules and work with you to achieve your goals.

Full-time work is normally split over 4 days with a rotating weekday off to create regular 4 day weekends. Shift patterns cover varying portions of our opening hours: 8-7pm. Plus Saturdays 8:30-1pm. No OOH required.

Purpose-built building - separate dog and cat waiting rooms, kennels, prep areas and separate theatres
On-site CT Scanner
Video endoscopy
Digital x-ray
Dedicated Dental suite with new dental x-ray machine
Colour flow doppler ultrasound?
Separate exotics ward.?
Oxygen kennels
Slit lamp bio-microscope, Tonometry and cryotherapy
Dedicated ``farewell`` rooms?
Large on-site carpark for staff and clients
Lunch area and separate Staff mindfulness room - with a do-not-disturb policy

8 Veterinary Surgeons - 2 certificate holders, experienced vets and newer graduates with a variety of interests and skills.
Visiting orthopaedic and soft tissue specialist weekly.
Team of 13 Veterinary nurses - over 200 years of experience.

They are a nurse training practice and have dedicated teams - ANA & Auxillary team, experienced receptionists and a dedicated insurance team, finance administrator and Practice Manager.

6.6 weeks annual leave
Your birthday as a paid day off

South East
  • Small Animal