Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Welwyn Garden City  |  Hertfordshire  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: George Owen
Job Reference: LS0003
Salary: £45000 - £50000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Animal Health is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to work as a permanent member of staff within an established and popular veterinary practice in Hertfordshire.

The client:

Our client is seeking an experienced Vet Surgeon to work alongside other Vets and NAurses for a full equipped practice. You must have excellent communication skills and bedside manner, and strive to deliver outstanding veterinary care and customer service. You should have 3-5 years’ experience and preferable sole charge experience (but not essential).

Key Responsibilities and Working Environment:

  • You would be encouraged to and have a strong desire to bond with clients and their pets and build your own client base. You will be team focused and encouraged to work up cases to the highest level and to go that ‘extra mile’ to ensure that client satisfaction and clinical services are delivered.
  • The Practice has an in-house laboratory, digital x-ray processors at each branch and ultrasound facilities are shared across the group.
  • Branches open at 08:00 and close at 19:30 Mon – Fri the last appointment of the day is at 19:00 and we offer 15 minute consults, all by appointment.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: A degree in Veterinary Surgery or equivalent.
  • Experience: 3-5 years’ experience and preferable sole charge experience (but not essential).
  • Compliance: Registered with the RCVS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 35 hours p/w on average.


  • 5 wks holiday.
  • Paid CPD allowance, RCVS and VDS Membership.
  • Accommodation Available.
  • Pethealth Plan Scheme.
  • Modern PMS system – ROBOVET.
  • In House Laboratory.
  • Automatic X-rays and developing facilities.
  • In House Dental Suite.
  • Access to Ultrasound facilities.
  • In-house & local OOH.

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.