Veterinary Surgeon - Bedford

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Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary range £34-£44K, commensurate with experience and qualification
18 Mar 2021
15 Apr 2021
Maxine Ketley
Contract Type
Full Time

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon vacancy

Looking for a career with a good work-life balance and development opportunities with support from AVP's and cert holders?

Come and join our friendly Small Animal Veterinary Hospital team.

First established in 1955, we are a busy, progressive independent hospital, providing our own on-site out of hours service and offering a range of disciplines in a supportive and caring RCVS accredited environment. We are also a well-equipped practice with an on-site treadmill hydrotherapy suite, surgical theatre with multiparameter units, diagnostics suite with digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound (& echo), dentistry, 4 separate wards for accommodating a wide range of species plus the addition of isolation facilities and an in-house laboratory to name but a few!

Our hospital is located in the county town of Bedford which has great road and rail links to London, Cambridge and the North. We also have consult only satellite branches in Sharnbrook and Wixams.

Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience/additional qualifications. We also offer a generous CPD and benefits package.

We are looking for a small animal veterinary surgeon, with 3-6+yrs post grad experience to join our team. This is a full time, permanent position, working an average of approximately 40 hrs per week, including 1 weekend in 4, with no routine OOH’s. This could be a 4 or 5 day working week (part time working may be considered).

If you enjoy being part of a busy, energetic team and take pride in providing excellent patient care, we might just be the practice you’re looking for.

The successful candidate will receive a comprehensive induction from our experienced senior team members, including support and guidance from our AVP’s and certificate holders. For those with more experience, further certificates are encouraged and supported.

This package includes:
•    Salary range £34-£44K, commensurate with experience and qualification
•    VDS cover provided
•    28 days annual leave, including Bank Holidays
•    Company Pension

Upon successful completion of the 6m probationary period:
•    Invitation to join BUPA Health Insurance (corporate scheme) subs paid for after 5yrs employ
•    Up to £20 per month towards gym subscription
•    Up to £20 per month towards pet insurance
•    Discounted professional veterinary fees
•    5 days CPD per year, up to the value of £1500 (pro rata)
•    1 additional days holiday for every 2 full years completed (up to a maximum of 5 days)

Our Christmas parties and annual rounders match are pretty good fun too!

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