Salary: Up to £63,000, DOE
Type of Work: Veterinary Surgeon
Our client is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.
Eden and Border Vets require a mixed or large animal veterinary surgeon to
join their team. They are lucky enough to have the flexibility to create a
tailored role for the right candidate, working across their two branches in
Longtown and Carlisle both within a 10-minute drive.
## Fix or flex – work life balance that works for you
The vets usually work 40 hours per week across 4/5 days. *However** , their
flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours truly tips the scale on
your work life balance. They know that everyone has demands and priorities
outside of their career and they want to make it brilliantly easy for you to
strike the right balance. Many of their staff members already take advantage
of their flexi working approach, they can accommodate **full or part time**
hours, whether you need to do the school run, have family commitments or would
simply like a more flexible rota pattern to fit around your lifestyle, they
can fix or flex their patterns to suit you.
The salary for this role is up to £63,000 depending on experience+ 3K
The practice is located on the outskirts of the beautiful Lake District,
Hadrian’s wall and borderlands, there is ample opportunity to enjoy their
The team Eden & Border Vets have an inclusive, fun and supportive attitude.
The philosophy is to treat clients’ pets as if they are their own, ensuring
their patients are as relaxed and comfortable as possible, making every vet
visit a pleasant experience for both owner and animal.
Across both Eden & Border they have a strong team of 8 Vets, supported by 4
registered veterinary nurses, 2 student veterinary nurses, 3 animal care
assistants and a Practice Manager, Farm Services Manager and a team of 6
highly skilled Receptionists. They currently have two vets working towards
certificates. CPD and professional development are encouraged in all
disciplines, they are also a nurse training practice.
This role can be tailored to suit a new graduate or a more experienced
Veterinary Surgeon. The main requirements are enthusiasm and desire to be part
of a caring, fun, and dedicated team who are always aiming to give a great
client experience and high-quality care to their patients.
Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
* Private medical insurance
* Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
* Cycle to Work scheme
* £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
* All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
* VDS cover
* Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
* Discounted staff pet care