Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Reading

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £70,000 DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30626

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Reading

Type: Small Animal

Location: Reading

Practice: part of a group

Team: This practice is a 3-Vet team with 3 RVNs, 2 SVNs, and 5 supporting team members. Their Head Vet is completing a certificate in Soft Tissue Surgery and their Practice Manager is completing a medical nursing certificate. This is a unique opportunity to work in a supportive environment that offers the scope for further development in your chosen area of interest. 

Facilities: Their practice is large and modern with 4 consult rooms; a dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room and a large modern theatre and prep room. 

Role: They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them and work alongside their highly experienced, dedicated team. Given their varied and diverse caseload, they can accommodate a Veterinary Surgeon with either a surgical or medical bias. 


  • They would welcome both full and part-time applicants.
  • Typically, this position is full-time over 5 days per week, working a combination of early shifts (8 am-4.30 pm) and late shifts (11 am – 7.30 pm)
  • With 1:3 Saturdays and no OOH (when you work a Saturday, you gain a day in lieu).
  • People are at the heart of everything that they do, and that’s why they know that work-life balance is vital in supporting their people to be their best selves. Whether you are looking for hours around rush hour, a four-day week, or reduced working days/hours, they can fix or flex patterns to suit you.

Salary: They are offering a salary of up to £70,000 p/a DOE

Benefits: Excellent Package that includes -

  • 6.6 weeks number of holidays including bank holidays
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £1,250 per annum CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro-rata
  • Certificate support (not standard, needs confirmed for each advert)
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -022024-30626

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