Veterinary Surgeon Required At Paws Colchester Veterinary Centre
5 months ago
up to £65,000 depending on experience, generous welcome bonus & relocation package
Paws Colchester Veterinary Centre
Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom
Paws Colchester Vet Centre, Colchester
Up to £65,000 DOE plus £5,000 Welcome Bonus and £5,000 Relocation Allowance!
Paws Colchester Vet Centre are looking for a dedicated veterinary surgeon to join our team on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate will be confident with routine consultations and surgery, working up cases, basic imaging and happy with occasional sole charge. We encourage and support the development of special interests in all areas of small animal practice including certificates.
Fix or flex – work life balance that works for you
Our flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours truly tips the scale on your work life balance. We know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and we want to make it brilliantly easy for you to strike the right balance. Whether you are looking to fix or flex your work patterns, we can find the right solution for you. Our vets usually work between the hours of 8.30am – 6.30pm, we are happy to accommodate both full and part-time candidates for this role so whether you want to work 20 hours a week or 40 hours a week, we can work a shift pattern around you. There is a share in 1:3 Saturday’s and no out-of-hours requirement.
We are a very small practice, allowing for great case continuity and positive relationships with our loyal clients. We are fully equipped with direct digital x-ray, a high-quality ultrasound machine, an endoscope, and in-house lab equipment. We are an RCVS accredited, two Veterinary Surgeon soon to be three, small animal practice in Colchester. Colchester is located within easy access to London and the beautiful Essex coastline, just a stone’s throw from Mersea Island. We also have four qualified Registered Veterinary Nurses, and one Student Nurse along with a team of three Receptionists and one Veterinary Care Assistant so you are never short of support! We also have regular visiting specialists including a sonographer, cardiologist and an orthopaedic surgeon.
Because our employee's matter
We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
- 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays
- Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
- Your birthday as a paid leave
- 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
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Free flu jabs
- £1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid CPD leave (pro-rata)
- Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
- All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
- All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
- BVA membership
- VDS cover
- RCVS fees
- Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
- Discounted staff pet care
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 BH7339 when you apply.
Address: Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom