Veterinary Surgeon – Full Time

Location: Saltcoats  |  North Ayrshire  |  Scotland
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Tom Baker
Job Reference: 36295
Salary: £35000 - £55000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

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

The role:

My client are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic and experienced Veterinary Surgeon who is motivated and has great communication skills. It is essential that you are a confident clinician/Surgeon with a willingness to continue to promote a high standard of clinical work and client/patient care. You will join a team of 10 Vets and a nursing team of 8 RVN’s and 2 ACA’s, who work over 5 sites in Ayrshire. They are a young, friendly, fun and progressive team who are always looking to improve themselves and the services they can offer.

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: Ideally a minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Veterinary Surgeon in practice
  • Compliance: RCVS registered and proof to live and work in the UK


  • Competitive salary
  • 4 day working week
  • No OOH
  • 1 in 6 full weekends
  • 1 in 6 Saturday mornings
  • 6.6 weeks holiday
  • Birthday off (extra)
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • CPD allowance

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.