Vet Surgeon – Full Time

Location: Chelmsford  |  Essex  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Tom Baker
Job Reference: 39156
Salary: £30000 - £60000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Animal Health is looking for two experienced Veterinary Surgeons and a newly graduated permanent Veterinary Surgeon in the Essex area. The position is due to start ASAP on a full time basis.

The role:

My client in Essex are a newly established practice and are looking three Veterinary Surgeons. They are looking for possible candidates to start at the end of July to open the practice up! They are an independent practice and the owners have a great attitude towards making the practice a progressive environment and a great place to work. They are also home to a good level of equipment. Given that the practice is newly established, the experienced Vet must comfortable and happy to work sole charge on occasion.

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: New Graduate & two Vets with a minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • Compliance: RCVS registered and proof to live and work in the UK.


  • Highly competitive salary for the right candidate
  • Opportunity to help develop a new practice
  • New independent practice with great facilities
  • No OOH requirements
  • 1 in 2 Saturday mornings (0900-1300)

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.