Experienced Full Time Small Animal Vet - Reading


Steph Ward

Our client is based in the heart of Reading is looking for an experienced small animal vet to join their team. Reading is a large town on the Thames and Kennet rivers and is known for its annual Reading outdoor music festival. There is plenty to do in the local area which allows you to really enjoy your time off.

The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years’ experience and be confident with consults and routine surgeries. You will be joining a team of 6 vets, 3 registered nurses and additional support staff. The surgeries are well equipped and come with the usual toys including a dedicated x-ray and ultrasound, in house lab and dental machine.

The clinic is very busy and can carry out 20+ ops der day. In return though the Head Vet has vast experience and is happy to mentor, develop and encourage you to fulfill your interests and veterinary passions.

You must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and have the ability to work well under pressure, whilst delivering high levels of client and animal care.

This is a full-time position for 40 hours per week, working Monday to Friday and covering a variety of early and late shifts. Saturday mornings on a 1:3 rota but there are no out of hours.

Benefits will include:

  • Generous salary dependent upon experience 35-38k
  • 34 days paid holiday (increases for length of service)
  • 1250 CPD allowance / 5 days per annum
  • RCVS Membership and VDS paid

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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