Veterinary Surgeon

Location: West Sussex  |  West Sussex  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: George Owen
Job Reference: LS0004
Salary: £40000 - £45000
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 West Sussex.

The Working Environment:

We are flexible with the hours we can offer but a minimum of 25 hours per week including some Saturdays. No bank holidays. Some sole charge required therefore a minimum of 3 years post qualification experience needed. You will be supported by a modern veterinary hospital, staffed by experienced Certificate Holders enabling in-house management of any challenging cases.

Key Responsibilities

  • You would be encouraged to and have a strong desire to bond with clients and their pets. 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.
  • Provide first-class veterinary care to all of your patients, as well as supporting all other team members and clients.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Appropriate Veterinary Degree.
  • Experience: 1 year of experience as a Veterinary Surgeon in the UK.
  • 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 weeks holiday per year, plus bank holidays.
  • Generous CPD allowance, £1500, 5 days, RCVS membership and one other veterinary membership per year.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Staff pet discounts.
  • Brand new facilities and enthusiastic team dedicated to providing excellent patient care.

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.