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Oakhill Careers

OAKHILL CAREERS: BE PART OF OUR DEDICATED TEAM

Our people provide a high level of veterinary care and customer service. If you’d like to be part of our committed team, this is where the career journey could start…


CURRENT JOB VACANCIES

Small Animal Vet (Lancashire)

Small Animal Vet Required

An exciting opportunity for an ambitious small animal vet to join our progressive and dedicated team.

You will be able to demonstrate enthusiasm and motivation for modern day small animal practice. Experience an advantage, but we’re happy to hear from recent graduates. Full and part-time considered.

In an era of corporatisation we are proud to be a wholly independent and enthusiastic organisation who actively encourage and support further education. We encourage and fund CPD to certificate level.

Oakhill Veterinary Centre offers a high level, client focused service in a well-equipped and supported environment. An established, forward looking practice; Preston is within easy reach of the Fylde Coast, less than an hour from the Lake District.

We offer a competitive package, well organised weekend rota, no out-of-hours.

If you’re looking to become recognised as part of a friendly, energetic, successful team, contact us now. Please email your application to: judith.lee@oakhill-vets.com

Equine Yard / Nursing Assistant

Equine Yard / Nursing Assistant required

We are recruiting for a Full Time Equine Yard / Nursing Assistant at our busy Equine practice at Goosnargh.

The right candidate will be motivated, proactive and work well within a team. You will be required to carry out all aspects of yard duties and maintenance and will be confident in handling horse’s for examination (trotting up and lunging).

Please send your CV and covering letters to Leanne Baird leanne.baird@oakhill-vets.com

Temporary Small Animal Receptionist

Temporary Small Animal Receptionist Required

We are recruiting for a temporary Part-time Small Animal Receptionist at our busy and expanding Practice at Goosnargh to provide an efficient and professional service to clients and be an initial point of contact between clients and the veterinary team.

The ideal candidate would have experience and knowledge in reception duties, computer skills and exceptional skills in Customer Service. You will also be able to show flexibility, well developed team working abilities and a genuine interest in people.

The position is 26 hours a week, Monday 13.00-19.00,Tuesday 8.00-13.00,Wednesday 8.00-13.00,Thursday 12.00-19.00 & Friday 16.00-19.00

Please forward your CV to Deborah Pickervance at deborah.pickervance@oakhill-vets.com

Farm Vet Technician Required

Farm Vet Tech Required

Full Time Vet Technician Required

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our expanding Vet Tech team here at Oakhill Vets.

Our established Vet Tech service provides support to our vets and farmers to monitor and improve animal health. The role will involve assisting with current projects including our successful Calf Club and lameness service in addition to developing new services to support our farm clients.

The position will be a mix of time spent on farm and in the office so a flexible approach is required. Computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Excel is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be a great communicator, hard-working, self-motivated and very enthusiastic.

Farm experience is desirable though not essential for the right person as full training and an ongoing development programme will be provided.

Applications to be received by 7th October 2020.

Please forward your CV to Andrew Bramall:
andrew.bramall@oakhill-vets.com@oakhill-vets.com

EMS PLACEMENTS

We offer placements to vet students as part of their extra-mural studies whilst studying at university. These are run as two week blocks in either equine or farm.

We have a large number of vets with diverse experience and post graduate qualifications ready to teach and aid you in getting the most from your placement. We insist on two week periods so you can become familiar with the diaries, team and vice versa.

The equine department comprises the clinic work which is largely orthopaedic based, including referral, as well as some surgery and medicine.

The farm practice does a large proportion of dairy work so a passion for dairy practice is essential.

If you wish to enquire about a placement please click here to DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM, complete and send to placement@oakhill-vets.com