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We’re Hiring!

9th December 2019

We currently have two fantastic positions available at our Reading branch in Woodley.

Head Vet – Reading
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We have a super opportunity for a Head Vet to join our Reading team. Our ideal candidate would be confident and competent in all routine surgeries as well as the more ‘emergency’ surgeries. We are seeking someone who is or working towards achieving OV status and to be a clinical coach to new graduates in addition to mentoring and supporting a team of 5 vets.

Our practice is very busy, often with 20+ ops per day. It is spacious and well equipped, including digital x-ray, consult rooms, separate kennels, cattery, prep and theatre. Our teams consist of 6 Vets, 2 RVNs, 4 Animal Nursing Assistants and 6 Receptionists. There is also a dedicated Head of Practice.

 

The position:

  • 40 hours per week
  • 1 in 3 weekends (days only) for which time in lieu will be given
  • late evenings and bank holidays on a rota basis
  • No OOH
  • 33 Days holiday per annum
  • Starting salary of £50k p.a. and generous bonus package
  • £1000 CPD allowance or financial support to certificate level
  • RCVS fees paid
  • VDS cover provided for all our vets
  • Discounted veterinary services for all employees

Head Nurse – Reading
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Our fast paced small animal practice in Reading requires a fabulous Head Nurse to join our super friendly team.

The practice is very busy, often with 20+ ops per day. Our ideal candidate would need to be a clinical coach to our SVN’s and be confident in overseeing a busy theatre list each morning. A keen interest in schedule 3 procedures is highly desirable.

Our practice is well equipped, including digital x-ray, consult rooms, separate kennels, cattery, prep and theatre.

The position offers:

  • 40 hours per week
  • 1 in 3 weekends (days only) for which time in lieu will be given,
  • late evenings and bank holidays on a rota basis
  • No OOH
  • A generous salary package of £30k p.a.
  • 28 days’ holiday plus 2 days CPD training days
  • Fantastic training and career development opportunities within the IVC group
  • £250 CPD allowance
  • RCVS fees paid

To apply please visit our careers page to download an application form. We look forward to hearing from you.

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