Veterinary Surgeon Required - Berkshire, RG1 7TW
1 week ago
Castle Vets Pet Healthcare Centre
Reading, Berkshire, United KingdomWe have a fantastic purpose-built, single site practice situated a 10 minute walk from Reading town centre, which has excellent train links to London. Practice highlights include an on-site CT scanner, video endoscopy, acupuncture consults, separate cat and dog waiting and consult rooms, dental and theatre facilities. We also have a separate quiet ward for small pets. See google maps for a ‘walk through’ of our surgery: www.castle-vets.co.uk. A little bit about our team…. The Vets – we are a team of 8 experienced vets who take pride in our work and strive for a high standard of care. We include certificate holders in Small Animal Medicine and Small Animal Practice, with vets hoping to complete certificates in Small Animal Surgery and Ophthalmology soon. The Nurses – a large team of highly skilled RVNs, students and ANAs. They do their own regular nurse clinics and provide specific weight and nutrition consults. The Admin and reception teams – you’d be hard pressed to find more supportive and helpful allies. We have a European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery who visits us each week, giving us top surgical expertise and the ability to keep surgical referrals in-house.
About the role
General first opinion work including consulting and operating. All our full-time vets have a 4 day week and participate in a Saturday morning rota (approximately 3:5), with the day off during the week rotating. All OOH duties are covered by the on-site Vets Now team. Would consider full-time or part-time applicants as the role can be flexible.
We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon who is 1yr+ qualified, but preferably 2yrs +. The candidate should be confident in basic surgery and medical work up of cases. A team player, confident communicator with a sense of humor a must. Support for further post-graduate study is available and encouraged
Address: 1 TIlehurst Road, , Reading,Berkshire , RG1 7TW, England, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom