The Role

Here at Chiltern Equine Clinic, we are looking for a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join our team. This is a position for an ambulatory vet, working across our hospitals in Berkshire and Bucks. The successful applicant will have access to our excellent facilities and support from our experienced vets and support staff. We offer a competitive salary for this role, the shift pattern for this role will be discussed at the interview stage.

About Us

We are a ‘Tier 3’- RCVS Accredited Hospital in Berkshire. Our fun, friendly and sociable team is made up of 13 Vets (including CertAVP’s), 8 Nurses (registered/ student /nursing technicians), and 12 members of a further Support Team in Reception. We also have other consultants regularly visiting the practice.
Chiltern Equine Clinic proudly boasts a full surgical suite, a Standing MRI unit, and a large array of state-of-the-art equipment including portable, digital radiography and ultrasonography, dynamic endoscopy, Mobile Gastroscopy, and an in-house laboratory.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon, with at least 2 years of experience. A certificate holder or interest in surgery is an advantage. Having a full driving license is essential.

Benefits – Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • 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.