Veterinary Surgeon – Full Time

Location: Buckinghamshire  |  Buckinghamshire  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Tom Baker
Job Reference: 35916
Salary: £30000 - £55000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

My client are looking for an enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to join their dedicated small animal clinical team at our RCVS Accredited Hospital, located in Buckinghamshire. The practice have been serving the pet owners of Buckinghamshire and the surrounding area for over 80 years it was the first hospital to gain RCVS accreditation, this has recently been renewed.

The Hospital was purpose built in 2009 and provides a modern fully equipped facility with three operating theatres, digital X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and a superb in-house laboratory staffed by qualified lab technicians. The Practice undertakes its own orthopaedic surgery including TPLO Operations. The Practice is very friendly and supportive, providing an excellent environment to develop your general veterinary and surgical skills. They are also a registered VN Training Practice.

Their Hospital’s primary focus is the care of in patients undergoing surgical or investigative procedures, and is supported by their four local branch surgeries situated around Buckingham and a nearby village. From these, pets are referred to the Hospital for inpatient procedures. To provide the best continuity of care, vets are assigned to each branch surgery and follow their cases through to the Hospital for inpatient care. To ensure they provide the best local care possible to their clients and their pets, they provide our own Out of Hours service staffed by their own dedicated night team. They are very proud to say that in their last customer survey 98% of clients said they would recommend them to family and friends.

Job Details:

Salary – generous package, commensurate with experience and qualifications £30,000-£55,000
Hours – Full time notional 4.5 days per week plus time off in lieu for week end work.
CPD – is strongly encouraged. An allowance and time away from work is provided.
Holiday – initially 28 days, increasing to 33 days pa.
Weekend rota 2 in 8.

The Ideal Vet: You will be enthusiastic with excellent client care skills, be able to build strong trusting relationships with our clients, and be able to articulate clear treatment advice and options. You need to be able to work within our clinical and non-clinical teams, and to proactively help with the development of your branch surgery. It is also important that you want to develop your general veterinary and surgical skills.

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.


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