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Veterinary careers

WORK WITH US: We’re looking for talented people

Join our team in Preston to help deliver five-star veterinary care and customer service to our clients across our Small Animal, Farm and Equine divisions.

What’s the best thing about working at Oakhill? Easy: the people. We’re caring, curious and capable – driven by the joy we get in helping our clients. We’re hardworking, but it’s not all about work…we want everyone to be healthy, feel supported and enjoy a work-life balance.


A LITTLE ABOUT WHAT'S ON OFFER...

  • Feel valued – We’re serious about sharing in our successes. All employees receive a competitive salary with regular pay reviews and clear progression plans.
  • Work-life balance – We believe that quality time outside the office is vital to our employees’ satisfaction at work. You will get four weeks paid holiday (plus bank holidays or day in lieu of) as a minimum.
  • Get social – One benefit of having amazing co-workers is enjoying each other’s company, and we make up some good excuses to have fun together. Throughout the year, we throw family-friendly events and activities, plus regular team-building and clinical meetings.
  • Focus on wellbeing – We are advocates for a healthy work environment and encourage employees to take advantage of the wellbeing initiatives on offer.
  • Stay informed – We’re dedicated to ensuring all employees have the information they need to do their jobs well and the training to excel.

Current opportunities

Small Animal Receptionist - 29 Hrs/ Wk - Conway Drive

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We are recruiting for a Small Animal Receptionist at our busy and expanding Practice at Conway Drive Fulwood 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 29 hours a week, Monday 12.00-19.00, Wednesday 12.00-19.00, Thursday 08.00-16.00 & Friday 12.00-19.00.

Please email your application to Deborah Pickervance Deborah.Pickervance@oakhill-vets.com

Small Animal Receptionist - 24 Hrs/ Wk - Conway Drive

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We are recruiting for a Small Animal Receptionist at our busy and expanding Practice at Conway Drive Fulwood 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 24 hours a week, Monday 12.00-19.00, Tuesday 12.00-19.00, Wednesday 12.00-19.00 & Thursday 16.00-19.00.

Please email your application to Deborah Pickervance Deborah.Pickervance@oakhill-vets.com

Small Animal Receptionist - 12 Hrs/ Wk - Conway Drive

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We are recruiting for a Small Animal Receptionist at our busy and expanding Practice at Conway Drive Fulwood 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 12 hours a week, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 16.00-19.00.

Please email your application to Deborah Pickervance Deborah.Pickervance@oakhill-vets.com

Small Animal Vet

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Ongoing investment in our practice has created an exciting opportunity for an ambitious small animal vet to join our friendly, dedicated team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic small animal vet, with ideally 2 or 3 years experience, although all applicants will be considered. There is some flexibility regarding full and part-time hours.

We are proud to be a wholly independent and enthusiastic organisation who actively encourage and support further education, including to certificate level. Oakhill Veterinary Centre offers a high level, client focused service in a well-equipped and supportive environment. Preston is within easy reach of the Fylde Coast and less than an hour from the Lake District or Yorkshire Dales

WHY WORK FOR US?

  • Proudly independent practice
  • Supportive caring team of experienced vets over a wide variety of disciplines
  • No OOH
  • Well equipped across all branches with the usual toys: digital x-ray, ultrasound, surgical facilities, dental x-ray, endoscopy etc
  • Fantastic team of fully qualified RVNs at all branches
  • Annual pay reviews and career progression
  • 5 weeks paid holiday (plus bank holidays or day in lieu of)
  • CPD training and support
  • VDS & another professional membership of your choice
  • Regular team building and clinical meetings along with whole practice social events
  • Focus on employee wellbeing

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