Veterinary Surgeon Required At Runnymede Hill Veterinary Hospital
Up to £65,000 DOE
Runnymede Hill Veterinary Hospital
Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our Pets1st Runnymede Hill Veterinary Hospital. Both Full Time and Part Time applicants are welcome. The full-time position is based on a 4-day week with 1:6 weekends, there is no OOH.
The salary for this role is up to £65,000 DOE + excellent benefits and relocation allowance of up to £5000. We also have an offsite, one bedroom flat in the village of Sunningdale which will be offered for free for the first 3 months, (Bills and Internet included). The flat is fully furnished and is only a few minutes from the local train station and 2 stops away from the hospital. Both Partners and Pets are welcome.
We are a small and fast-paced small animal hospital, with great links to the M25 and M3 and the beautiful Windsor Great Park on our doorstep. We have accommodation available should it be needed, a 1 bedroom fully furnished flat on offer situated above the branch. There is parking on-site. We have excellent facilities, including separate dog and cat wards and waiting areas, 3 consult rooms, ICU, theatre, dental X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, and full in-house lab plus everything else you would need or expect a hospital to have. We love what we do, and we are very good at it.
About the Team and Culture
Our strongest asset and the reason people work for us is our team.
Our vet team is led by Andy our Clinical Director and David (Deputy Clinical Director) both with over 20 years of experience who are committed to supporting the team of 7 Vets. As part of our 7-Vet team, you will benefit from a highly supportive environment and be given the freedom to fully manage your cases both medically and surgically.
Our day starts with a regular ward round where case management is discussed and a clear plan for the day is established. We have a fully staffed strong and experienced nursing team made up of 9 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 Student Veterinary Nurses and an Animal Nursing Assistant, (we have a dedicated Nurse Trainer and 2 Night Nurses), that ensure the best patient care is received. We have a fully staffed reception team ensuring that the practice runs smoothly, and our nurses are able to nurse. We have an accounts and admin team to make sure things get done. We also host visiting referral surgeons when required for our more complicated surgical cases.
Our branch practice runs with 2 Registered Veterinary Nurses and a Receptionist. Whilst we are a busy and fast-paced practice, we are a down-to-earth and fun team who enjoy socialising when we can, whether that’s at our summer BBQ or a pub quiz!
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, and keen to work in a team environment where patient care is a priority. You will also have post-graduate experience.
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:
Work life balance
• 6.6 weeks 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 CPD allowance and up to 5 days per annum.
• Certificate support
• 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
• 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
• Relocation allowance
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 and quote reference BH7061.
Address: Tite Hill Egham TW20 0NB United Kingdom, Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom