Equine Vet Surgeon opportunity in Buckinghamshire

15 May 2019
15 Jun 2019
Equine, Mixed
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I am working with an extremely well established mixed practice in Aylesbury who work with companion animals, exotics and also have an equine clinic. The practice are a long-established friendly and busy mixed independent practice in the rural Chilterns with 16 vets and 19 nurses. There are separate SA and equine teams, but need a candidate for their Equine department and assist in looking after their lovely clients consisting of Shetlands to Shires and Happy Hackers to Competition horses!!

The Role:
The standard working week is five days plus a maximum 1 in 4 (currently 1 in 5) on call rota. Two days off are given for each weekend worked. They cover a reasonable area so that you do not sit in traffic all day although the local scenery is beautiful – lovely countryside but within easy reach of London and other big cities.

The Ideal Candidate:
A minimum of two years’ experience is preferred - along with a devout passion for providing gold standard care.


  • Starting salary we would offer is £35,000 - £45,000 per annum (negotiable for the right candidate and experience) inclusive of housing allowance. In addition to this you would receive payments for out of hours work.
  • A car and mobile phone provided for work plus uniform.
  • The starting holiday entitlement is 23 days per annum plus Bank Holidays and we give additional ‘free holiday’ over the Christmas and New Year period.
  • Lunch provided daily and have staff kennels to enable you to bring your dog to work.
  • Fantastic team spirit and supportive, positive working environment in the practice.
  • Flagship practice for the BVAs Good Workplace Working Group and their Vet Led Team taskforce and we were lucky enough to be a finalist in the Pet Plan Practice of the Year award this year.
  • Private medical cover and a CPD budget of £1200 & 5 days per year (currently £800 & 5 days).
  • Day off for your birthday!

To hear more about this fantastic opportunity, please contact Kennedy on 01904 570056 or send your up to date CV to k.mclaughlin@purosearch.com

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