Veterinary Surgeon - Reading, South East

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -062024-31428

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Veterinary Surgeon - Reading, South East

Type: Small Animal

Location: Reading, South East

Practice: Group Practice

Facilities We have a certificate-holders in ophthalmology and diagnostic imaging, both of which were fully funded by the practice. 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

Hours: The right person is most important so they will happily discuss Full-time, part-time or flexible working hours. There is no OOH/bank holiday.  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.

Applicant Requirements: They are looking for a vet with a surgical bias to complement their 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.

Salary: £68,000 Depending on Experience


  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • 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
  • £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All their Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All their Vets get £1250 per annum to spend via their 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

RefJN -062024-31428

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