Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Buckinghamshire  |  Buckinghamshire  |  England
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Romi Gooden
Job Reference: TB_35710
Salary: £30000 - £55000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Animal Health is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to work in an independent practice based in Buckinghamshire, Wendover. We are looking for two vets, one SA Vet and one with SA and Exotics experience.

The role:

As a Veterinary Surgeon you will be working with small-animals in an independent, friendly, mixed practice. You will need to set a high standard for the practice and provide excellent client satisfaction. You will join a 16 vets and 19 nurse practice. The practice is a tier 2 RCVS accredited practice with great facilities and a varied caseload including a high number of exotics. Facilities include canine hydrotherapy, canine massage, pet shop and equine clinic. Each vet does half a day of consults (2 blocks with a 30 minute break) and half a day of operation, on most days.

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.
  • To treat the animals, surgically and medically.
  • To prescribe medication to any animals that may need it.
  • Be passionate about delivering top quality Veterinary care.
  • To work well in a team.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: A degree in Veterinary Medicine.
  • Experience: A minimum of two years’ experience is preferred but not essential.
  • Compliance: Registered with the RCVS and proof to live and work in the UK.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 4 days a week plus OOH, 1:8 nights, Saturday mornings and weekends with time off in lieu (you will be on call from home). Working hours are 8:00am – 6:00pm. 8:30am – 6:30pm, with a late sj=hift once every 2-3 weeks, 11:30am – 8:30pm.


  • CPD encouraged and funded, including higher qualifications. 
  • Holiday allowance 23 days plus bank holidays (31 days), increasing with length of service.
  • Accommodation available initially if required.
  • Plus free lunches, staff dog kennels with daily walks in the woods and frequent social events.
  • The client are offering a competitive salary which will depend on experience.

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.