Ealing 020 8567 4597
Osterley 020 8758 0400
Whitton 020 8755 3144

Veterinary Surgeon

The Role

We have an excellent opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our lovely team at Alcombe Vets. Your week will consist of a nice mixture of consults and surgery, seeing a wide variety of cases, (we see a lot of cats due to our ties with local cat charities).

This is a Full or Part Time position and we can be flexible on the number of days / hours worked. Saturdays are 1:3 and there is no OOH.


Package

Salary up to £65,000 depending on experience
Relocation Allowance up to £5,000 (Subject to Eligibility)


About Us

Alcombe Vets, Ealing is a busy first opinion practice in the heart of a lovely neighbourhood. There is a beautiful park in front of the practice that offers a lovely place for summer lunches, we are also a short walk from the underground station served by the Piccadilly line, we are also very close to Ealing Broadway. The practice is equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, large endoscope, rhinoscope, multiparameter, suction, electrocautery, microscope connected to the camera and an internal laboratory for routine diagnostics. We have 2 large consulting rooms and a very bright reception and the upstairs floor is dedicated to office duties. We have an excellent and loyal client base which we value our relationships with, we also support any charity initiative, and we often receive pets from Cats protection and other local charities.


About the Team and Culture

We are a Nurse training practice with 1 experienced Clinical Director, 2 ANAs, 1 administrator and 2 Receptionists. We benefit from specialist surgeons regularly visiting the Practice to provide orthopaedic procedures and laparoscopy services and offer EMS placements for Vet Students.

We are committed to individual career development and have access to a variety of in house CPD alongside generous CPD allowances.


Applicant Requirements

We require someone who is an experienced, confident small animal Veterinary Surgeon and a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. We wish to ideally find a candidate interested in supporting the students and new graduates.


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 annual leave
- Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
- Your birthday as a paid day off

Wellbeing
- 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

Development
- £1,250CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata 
- 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

Professional Memberships
- BVA membership
- VDS cover
- RCVS fees 

Additional
- Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
- Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
- 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.


Any questions before applying?

Speak to Megan Dawson from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Megan Dawson

Talent Partner

megan.dawson@ivcevidensia.com+44 (0) 7977 242 413

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