Veterinary Surgeon

Homefield Road Veterinary Surgery
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
Salary up to £70,000 depending on experience

Posted on 06/03/2024

Veterinary Surgeon
Homefield Road Vets, Haverhill
Salary up to £70,000 DOE plus £5000 Relocation Allowance

Looking to be a key part of a fast-paced, supportive small animal general practice? Here at Homefield Road Vets, we are seeing a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join our team on a permanent basis. This is a great opportunity for an experienced veterinary surgeon who is confident with a mixture of surgery and consultations. We are happy to chat to both full and part time candidates for this role.

Rota patterns that work for you

Our people are at the heart of everything that we do, that’s why we know that work-life balance is vital in supporting our people to be their best selves. Our flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours offers a balance that truly flexes with you and your lifestyle no matter what stage you are in your career. The ideal candidate would work 3/4 days per week from 8.30am-6.30pm. Candidates will be required to participate in a rota to cover a limited OOH service. If you are looking to fit your work around your personal life come and chat to us to see how we can support you.

Discover the next step in your career

We are a purpose-built small animal clinic that consists of a radiography suite, two surgical theatres, separate kennels, and cattery and three consultation rooms. We have equipment such as dental xray, ultrasound and endoscopy. Outside of work our team enjoys taking part in charity walking events, as part of team building, we hold an annual summer party for all the team and their families. We have an experienced team of Vets and Nurses. We have 3 Senior Vets, 1 new grad Vet, 1 Vet Surgeon split over 2 sites. Our nursing team consists of 6 Registered Veterinary Nurses over two sites, as well as Veterinary Care Assistants and a dedicated Reception team.

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
  • 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

  • £1250 CPD allowance 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

  • 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 you’ve got this far, thank you for your interest! To be part of our exceptional team or discuss any of our clinical vacancies please contact Taylor Findlay, Talent Partner for a confidential chat on / 07977 243 724.
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Homefield Road Veterinary Surgery

Homefield Road, Haverhill, CB9 8QP, Suffolk, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal
  • Equine
  • Farm / Large animal