Assistant Veterinary Surgeon- Peterborough, Cambridgeshire - Full Time

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Job Description:

Assistant Veterinary Surgeon- Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Join our newly acquired practice and growing region in Cambridgeshire. Peterborough has good transport links to both the North and South, with London directly accessible by train in just 50 minutes.

This is a great opportunity to be part of a long-standing team with many years of experience. You will work alongside two devoted knowledgeable vets and a large team of enthusiastic, experienced nurses and reception staff. Our Vets are highly proficient in surgery giving you the perfect opportunity to develop and increase your surgical abilities.

The position will be primarily based at our Peterborough Welland Road practice however you will be required to work mobile at other branches in the area. This role is full time working 45 hours per week and 1 in 4 weekends, part time hours would be considered for this role.

The successful candidate will have at least 6 months UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience. In return we will provide strong mentorship, fantastic packages (see below) and the chance to be involved in cases using state-of-the-art technology. We provide all of this whilst you continue to develop your career and get the most job satisfaction.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player and have a passion for delivering outstanding care to your patients, as well as a first-class service to your clients.

Salary and benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Accommodation or £7,800 accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days' CPD leave per annum
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks' annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Fantastic career progression

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For further details regarding the role, or to discuss other opportunities within Medivet, please contact Nicola at

Key Points

Vehicle or £2,500 allowance

Accommodation or up to £12,000 allowance depending on location

£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training

RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid

5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Certificate funding available

Discounts to a range of external CPD providers

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Cycle-to-work scheme

Auto-enrolment Pension

Employee of the month awards

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

Staff purchase scheme

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