Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

Pengelly and Mizen Veterinary Surgeons | Peterborough, ENG, PE1 2TR, GB

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Posted on 27/06/2022
The Role
Are you a Veterinary Surgeon looking for a supportive and friendly environment to thrive in? Do you feel that you need additional support or would like to further advance your knowledge and experience surrounded by an enthusiastic and clinically strong team? Are you more experienced in your career but ready for a change? Then look no further! An excellent opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join Pengelly & Mizen’s experienced team at our new, purpose-built surgery in Hampton.
This is a varied role which includes routine appointments/vaccinations, consults, patient care and theatre work. We do our best to accommodate should you have either a surgical or medical bias, and we also treat exotic pets, and horses. This position is suitable for an enthusiastic and passionate Veterinary Surgeon looking to expand their knowledge and thrive in a supportive environment, it is a very exciting time to join the team!
We understand that finding the right work-life balance can be challenging in the veterinary industry, but what matters the most to us is that you have high clinical standards and work well within our team and with our clients, we welcome both part-time and full-time applicants.
Salary is up to £55,000 negotiable depending on experience.
About Us
Pengelly and Mizen Veterinary Surgeons are a well-established, long-standing Small Animal and Equine veterinary practice based in the city of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. We have historically served Peterborough and the surrounding areas for many years and are well-known to our beloved community. We are an enthusiastic, friendly, and supportive team of vets, nurses and receptionists dedicated to providing excellent veterinary care. A key focus for the practice and the whole team is preventative care, and we are continuously sharing ideas and knowledge with each other and our community.
Our team provides a large variety of services for our loyal clients, including exotics, breeding, geriatric care, travel passports, laboratory diagnostics, ultrasound, x-rays, orthopaedics and much more. Our out-of-hours provider is covered by Vets Now & we work closely with local referral services for those occasions when the situation demands even more specialist care.
Applicant Requirements
Whether you are a newly qualified graduate or a more experienced Vet, we have an opportunity for you in our supportive and friendly team. You will demonstrate excellent communication skills, be a motivated and friendly team player with an ability to engage well with our clients. You will be RCVS-registered, have excellent time-management skills and have a desire to practice good medicine and show empathy towards our clients and their pets.
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
- 5.6 weeks annual leave 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 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 are paid for
- 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 Summer Aiken from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.
Summer Aiken
Talent Partner (0) 7977 242 401