Veterinary Surgeon

Reading, Berkshire
Salary range £35,000 - £50,000 dependent on experience
25 Nov 2021
25 Dec 2021
Contract Type

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Easipetcare, Reading!

The role provides a varied consulting caseload that will allow the less experienced to hone their skills and will keep the experienced vet stimulated. Teamwork is key in our team with knowledge sharing on cases encouraged to ensure good patient outcomes. We are supported by VetCT tele-radiology as well as unlimited VetCT telemedicine support for those trickier cases.

Surgery is on a rotational basis within the team with an interesting mix of soft tissue surgery, imaging and dentistry planned for surgical days, this is supported by a long standing and experienced nursing team. We also have the tools for basic orthopedics available for suitably experienced candidates.

Time is allocated for admin on a daily basis to allow for calls etc which allows you to concentrate on your patients during consult time without the pressure of needing to squeeze admin in-between.

You will work a combination of early and late shifts, and we are happy to consider working 40 hours over 4 days with 3 days off. Saturdays are on a rotational 1:3 basis. No Sundays and no after hours. We are willing to consider part time work for the right candidate.

Salary range £35,000 - £50,000 dependent on experience.

About Us

Easipetcare, Reading is a first opinion SA practice, our facility is large and modern with 4 consult rooms; a dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room and a large modern theatre and prep room. This is a unique opportunity to join a super friendly team in an ideal location that is easily commutable from London.

About the Team and Culture

Our practice is a 5 vet team, with 2 registered veterinary nurses supported by our wonderful reception team and dedicated Practice Principal. We very much focus on our team's wellbeing and our lovely Practice Principal frequently provides costa coffee and cakes for our staff.

Applicant Requirements

Our ideal candidate would be experienced, and RCVS registered. Excellent communication skills are required together with strong surgical skills and the ability to meet deadlines. We require a motivated indivi-dual with a focus on delivering an exceptional service to our clients.

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee well-being
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH4489 when applying for this role.

To apply, please email your CV to Michael via the apply button or call 07977242613 for more information.

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