Senior Veterinary Surgeon – Full Time

Location: Essex  |  Essex  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Tom Baker
Job Reference: 36273
Salary: £55000 - £70000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Animal Health is looking for an experienced, permanent, Senior Veterinary Surgeon in the Essex area. The position is due to start ASAP on a full time basis.

The role:

My client are a well-established group of three veterinary practices located in mid Essex, currently looking to appoint a new Senior Vet to join their 100% small animal practice.

Their team are highly motivated to fulfil their core values of providing excellent client and patient care – animal welfare and clinical excellence are their priorities. They are well equipped with in house laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, and separate cat & dog wards

Key Responsibilities:

  • Expected to set and maintain a high standard of practice.
  • You must be a great communicator.
  • Providing high client satisfaction.
  • Ensuring commercial success for the business.
  • A keen interest in delivering outstanding patient care.
  • An ability to nurture individual talents and interests, wherever possible .
  • Having a patient-focused approach with an ability to recommend what you genuinely feel is best for each patient.
  • Excellent consulting and surgical skills.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree in Veterinary Medicine
  • Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a veterinary practice
  • Compliance: RCVS registered and proof to live and work in the UK


  • Generous Salary
  • CPD allowance
  • Pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • No OOH
  • 4 1/2 day week!

Working with Seven Animal Health:

Established in 2011, the award-winning Seven Animal Health is a leading provider of Veterinary professionals to Hospitals and Private Practices across the UK, Australia and USA. We provide both temporary and permanent solutions, working with every type and level of veterinary professional.

Seven Animal Health is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of animal health; including exotic, equine, small/large animals, and everything in between.

After winning UK Animal Health Recruitment Firm of the year (2018) at the Animal Health & Wellness Awards, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Vet Surgeon who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Animal Health. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.