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Are you a veterinary surgeon or registered veterinary nurse who is looking for a new challenge, rewarding career progression and a better work-life balance? 

A dog has a check-up with an Alder vet and nurseLook no further than our brand-new primary care clinic, Alder Veterinary Practice in Guildford, Surrey!

We're hosting recruitment open sessions for vets and RVNs interested in joining the Alder team on the following dates:

  • Thursday 28th April - morning
  • Friday 29th April - evening
  • Tuesday 3rd May - morning
  • Wednesday 4th May - evening

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Once you have registered your interest, we will be in touch to arrange a one-on-one time for you to come and visit our new practice.

Careers open evening with free CPD – Thursday 5 May 2022 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Alder Veterinary Practice, Unit B, Queen Elizabeth Park, Railton Road, Guildford GU2 9LX

Take the opportunity to find out more at our careers open evening where you’ll have the opportunity to view our amazing new practice and find out more about the opportunities on offer.

We will also be joined by Matt Gurney, RCVS and EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia as he hosts a CPD event about anaesthesia in cardiac patients.

Matt is our Clinical Director at our sister referral hospital, Anderson Moores and we are delighted to have him join us. Matt regularly lectures nationwide and is a co-founder of educational resources for veterinary professionals, The Zero Pain Philosophy.

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On the doorstep of the North Downs, Guildford is famed for its historic cobbled high street and enviable proximity to Southwest London. It’s the perfect location to escape the hustle and bustle of city life; a market town providing history and culture for all audiences.

To view our latest vacancies, click here or register your interest for our careers evening here.

Veterinary surgeon opportunities

We're currently looking for passionate veterinary surgeons to join our family at Alder Veterinary Practice. From support with learning and development to enhanced benefits, flexible working and brand-new facilities, we are here to help you be the best vet you can be.

Hours and package:

  • 4 day working week (3 x 8am-7pm, 1 x 8am-3pm)
  • 1 in 4 weekends (Saturday 8 am-4 pm, Sunday 10-12)
  • External out of hours provider
  • Salary up to £55,000

With flexible working, no out-of-hours cover and extensive learning and development opportunities, what are you waiting for?

Veterinary nurse opportunities

Developing and empowering our nurses is important to us. All of our nurses receive a robust induction to help you thrive in your new role. On top of this, you will have access to modular courses on a variety of topics including our AVA accredited anaesthesia and analgesia modular course, so you can be the very best veterinary nurse you can be.

Our roles provide a wealth of benefits too. So come on, come and see what we have to offer!


  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + birthday leave
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • External CPD funded
  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD programme
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Enhanced sickness pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • Wellness program including:
    • Employee assistance programme
    • Eyecare voucher scheme
    • Free annual Flu jab
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Recruitment referral reward scheme

If you would like to find out more about the fantastic opportunities available at our practice or attend one of our recruitment open sessions, or our careers open evening on 5 May, please complete the form on the button below. Places are limited so please register your interest to secure your place.

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Alder Veterinary Practice

Unit B

Queen Elizabeth Park

Railton Road




Telephone: 01483 536036

Email: [email protected]

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