Having already introduced a Voluntary Code of Practice in 2016,
the National Council of Veterinary Ireland, at its meeting of May 25, 2017, ratified an updated 'Code of Practice for Advertising
Positions in the Veterinary Ireland Journal (VIJ) Classifieds' for
those placing classified advertisements for jobs in the VIJ, both online and in the monthly, print Journal.
The National Council has agreed that under the updated Code, the following details are required to be included in all Classifieds in the VIJ, where positions are being offered:
In addition, where applicable, the following could also be included:
An example might be:
“Full-time vet required to join four-vet, Anytown Veterinary Hospital, Anytown, Anycounty. 50% LA/30% SA/20% equine. Experience preferred, new graduate considered. Equal share one-in-four rota. Competitive salary depending on experience. Off-site accommodation available. Vehicle provided with fuel allowance. Five days funded CVE allowance, four weeks' annual leave. VCI and VDS fees funded. For further information please contact:
The updated Code is now being implemented by Veterinary Ireland and IFP Media and all those advertising job vacancies are requested to comply with this Code of Practice.
Please note that any classifieds not complying with this Code will NOT be included in the print edition of the VIJ or included on the VIJ website. The continued cooperation of all those using the VIJ's Classifieds section in following this Veterinary Ireland Code of Practice is appreciated by Veterinary Ireland and its members.
Mulroy Veterinary, Milford, Co. Donegal seeks two enthusiastic small animal vets to work in our new purpose-built small animal clinic with all mod-cons. One-in-six rota. Friendly working environment. Remuneration commensurate with experience. Vehicle/accommodation can be provided. Great location and beautiful countryside. For further information contact +353 86 667 7867 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mixed or LA vet required at Mulroy Veterinary clinic, Milford, Co. Donegal. We are opening a new clinic in the next few weeks with all mod-cons including digital x-ray, gas anaesthetic and blood machines. One-in-six rota. Remuneration commensurate with experience. Good back up will be provided for a recent graduate. Vehicle/accommodation can be provided. For further information contact +353 86 667 7867 or email@example.com
SA vet required to work in a busy first opinion practice in Newry, Co. Down. Position is open to experienced and recently graduated vets who want to see a wide range of cases and plenty of surgery. Accommodation provided, RCVS, VDS, and AVSPNI membership included. Scanner, digital x ray and lab facilities. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone for details +44 77 3950 7679.
McDonald’s Vet Clinic require a full-time receptionist. 60% LA/40% SA. The position will involve reception duties both large and companion, administration, TB clerical work and IT management. The ideal candidate will have excellent organisational and communication skills. Remuneration dependent on experience. Previous relevant experience essential. CVs and references to email@example.com
O’Reilly & Fee, Armagh City. VS required. The position would suit someone who enjoys all aspects of a mixed practice but wishes to develop their career in area of preferred interest with encouraged CPD and training opportunities available. 1:4 rota. As part of the CVS group we can offer you excellent T&Cs. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +44 28 3752 6777.
Full-time VS wanted for a progressive, mixed nine-vet referral practice. Practices in Athy, Portlaoise, Carlow and Rathcoole. All close to Dublin. Experience preferred, but not essential. Excellent rota with good support and backup. Vehicle provided with attractive salary. CPD encouraged and with five GP certificate holders, a full nursing team, further career advancement is possible. Contact Kevin email@example.com or phone +353 86 257 6652.
Join our team of six vets in our newly built hospital in Lucan. We have a great modern facility, busy caseload, brilliant team, average five-day 40-hour week, no on-call. Part of group of three clinics. Ideally three or more years’ experience. Interest in surgery would be a major benefit. Good package available. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Inishfree Veterinary Hospital, Sligo Town, requires a full-time veterinary surgeon. 80 % SA/20% LA . One-in-three rota. Well-equipped SA hospital with digital x-ray, ultrasound, Idexx Lab suite. Experience preferred but not essential. Good working environment with friendly team. VCI and VDS fees paid and CPD allowance. Please email cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Mulcair Veterinary Clinic seeks full time vet for mixed practice commencing in January. XLVet practice on the Limerick/Tipperary border 20 minutes from Limerick city. The successful applicant will join a team of eight vets. They will be well encouraged in every aspect of practice. Emphasis on support, CPD and work life balance. Remuneration commensurate with experience. Email applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Locum tester required for Carrick Veterinary Centre in Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan with an immediate start. Please contact Paddy +353 87 259 7815.
VS required for mixed practice with strong SA proportion in South Tipperary (Cahir and Clonmel Vet Clinic). Maternity cover beginning January 2020, part-time (3-4 days per week with one OOH on call) or full-time position (1:3). All mod cons and friendly work environment. Experience and strong work initiative essential. Possibility of a long-term position arising. Email email@example.com with CV and references of last two positions.
VS required for Sunbeam Vets, Cobh, Co. Cork. Newly opened growing purpose-built 4500sq foot practice. X-ray, bloods, ultrasound all in-house. Must be happy to work sole charge. Can be a four- or five-day week for the right candidate. If five days, one of the days can be in The Sunbeam hospital Northpoint. One Saturday in three. No weeknights ooh. Weekend rota one-in-ten soon to move to one-in-twenty. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
VS required for 100% SA hospital in Cork City. Sunbeam is an expanding progressive purpose-built hospital that offers first opinion and referral work. We have a new diplomate surgeon working out of Sunbeam and multiple Cert holders. We offer In-house CT, surgery, laparoscopy and endoscopy, cardiology and dentistry referral. We are looking for a vet ideally who has specialised in Medicine or another specialisation. CVs to email@example.com
All Care Vet Centre in South Dublin. Full-time SA vet required to join our friendly team of three vets and five veterinary nurses. 100% SA practice with all the usual toys including digital radiography and in-house laboratory, striving to provide quality veterinary care to all our patients. No OOH. CPD encouraged and included in remuneration package. Cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required for busy friendly two-vet mixed practice based in Cloverhill, Roscommon, 50% SA/50% LA. We have a fully equipped small animal clinic including digital x-ray, ultrasound, haematology/biochemistry. Experience preferred but not essential. Please contact +353 906 665 555, +353 87 230 2512 or send CV to email@example.com
Vets & Pets in Bailieborough, Co. Cavan is a mixed practice (80% SA/20 % farm animals/99.8 % lovely clients) and we are looking for a part-time vet in sole charge for three days a week 9am-6pm, with an hour lunch break and three nights on-call (mostly quiet). Accommodation provided plus 30K annually. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Full-time veterinary surgeon required to join Murphy and Leslie Veterinary, Granard, Co. Longford, starting in November. We are an 80% LA/20% SA practice working out of a purpose-built clinic. Experience required, equal share one-in-four rota. Competitive salary depending on experience. Vehicle provided if required. Funded CVE, VCI and VDS. For further information please contact email@example.com
Vet required for Three Valleys Vets mixed practice in Fivemiletown, Co. Tyrone. 1:4 rota. Would suit new grad or experienced vet. 33 days holidays. Competitive salary. Accommodation and vehicle supplied. Two days off in lieu of weekend worked. For more information contact Noel Doyle on +44 77 7570 0994 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Crescent Link, based in Derry/Londonderry. We aim to deliver quality care to the local community and pride ourselves on going the extra mile for our clients and their pets. Looking for a gifted vet to join us on a full/part-time basis. An excellent package, competitive salary of £40,000-53,000 (dependent of experience) generous CPD and exclusive discounts and rewards. Apply: https://careers.myvetpractice.co.uk/vacancies/10537/veterinary-surgeon--full-or-part-time--100-small-animal-vet.html
Crescent Veterinary Clinic, Limerick. Small animal vet required for a full-time position at our modern, well-equipped veterinary hospital. A minimum of three years’ experience ideally. Excellent T&Cs, generous CPD allowance, one-in-eight weekends on-call. We offer a friendly supportive environment. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Glasslyn Vets require an enthusiastic VS to join our progressive 10-vet mixed practice. 50% dairy/50% SA. Experience an advantage but not essential, excellent support provided, XL graduate mentor programme available. Excellent salary and package depending on experience. Great long-term prospects for right candidate. Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Animalia Veterinary Clinic, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim requires a full-time veterinary surgeon 80% LA/20% SA. We are a friendly, small growing practice seeking a confident, enthusiastic vet. Experience preferred but not essential. Flexible hours. Please send cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Crowe’s Veterinary Clinic, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim require a full-time veterinary surgeon. Good mix of small and large animal with excellent clients. One-in-three rota. Some experience preferred. An opportunity to work in a vibrant town surrounded by scenic countryside. Please forward CV to Crowesveterinaryclinic@gmail.com
Claremorris Pet Clinic requires a part-time 100% SA veterinary surgeon. Candidate must be confident in consulting and operating independently. We are a friendly, brand new, purpose-built clinic in Claremorris, Co. Mayo, with very nice clients. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced full-time vet required to join our four-vet, small animal hospital in Celbridge. Our supportive practice prioritises work-life balance, with support and mentoring available. We have a lovely clientele, no out-of-hours on call, and weekend clinics finish at 1pm on Saturdays. Funding is available for further special-interest qualification. More details are at www.beauvet.ie. CVs to email@example.com
Experienced full-time/locum farm animal VS wanted for immediate start in mixed practice, Drogheda, Co. Louth. Preferred experience in dairy health and bovine surgery. Opportunities available to enhance small animal clinical skills also. For further information please contact William Burgess on +353 86 275 0886. Apply with cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Coolcower Veterinary Clinic seeks enthusiastic VS for mixed practice predominately dairy in Macroom, Co. Cork. Purpose-built clinic, digital x-ray, ultrasound etc. Good back up support. VDS/VCI fees covered. Excellent salary and rota. If interested please send CV to Patbourkevet@gmail.com
Progressive, fun, energetic, well established SA hospital team seeks an experienced small animal vet with a passion for best practice, excellent client care and engagement. Are you the motivated and dynamic practitioner we are looking for? If so, tell us why. Send your CV with cover letter to email@example.com
SA vet required at A Country Practice Veterinary Clinic, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. Flexible rota with one weekend in three on-call. Full-time role preferably but part-time also considered. We are a 100% SA practice with a friendly working environment. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental and blood machines etc. Good support available. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required for Summerhill Veterinary Hospital, Ennis. Recently built new hospital with all mod cons, digital x-ray, in-house IDEXX bloods machine, ultrasound. One-in-six rota. 60% SA/40% LA. Good working environment. New graduates considered. Please email email@example.com
Sandycove Veterinary Clinic is looking for a well skilled veterinary receptionist to join a busy SA clinic based in South Dublin. 20-25 hours a week including alternating weekends. Ideal candidate will have excellent initiative and communication with clients and will also be able to assist with various administration duties. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 1 214 0510.
VS required for maternity leave from October at Glenamaddy Veterinary Clinic, Co. Galway. Mixed four-person practice with purpose-built large and small animal surgeries, digital x-ray, ultrasound etc. Long term opportunity for suitable candidate. Email email@example.com or phone +353 87 254 3722 after 6pm.
Vet required for mixed practice in Tyrone. Enthusiastic full-time colleague required to join expanding eight-vet mixed practice in the county town of Omagh in Tyrone. New purpose-built surgery and all mod cons with friendly nursing staff. One-in-six rota. Email covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Cathal on +44 77 1287 1555.
Anglesey Lodge Equine Hospital, The Curragh, Co. Kildare, has a vacancy for a 6-month maternity leave cover. The position is to run the internal medicine department of our hospital and lead a team of hospital interns for the stud season January to June 2020 with a focus on neonatal medicine. Advanced qualifications such as Diploma in Internal Medicine would be advantageous. Capacity to grow into a full-time position. CV to email@example.com
Anglesey Lodge Equine Hospital, Curragh, Co. Kildare, has a vacancy for an experienced veterinary assistant to join our team. Duties include all aspects of mainly thoroughbred racing and breeding practice. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required at Carrick Veterinary Centre. Primarily LA duties with opportunities to also work in our dedicated SA surgery equipped with biochem, haematology, digital x-ray and gas anaesthesia. Attractive salary for the right candidate including company vehicle, VDS, CPD, VCI and VI fees payed for. Supportive environment for new graduate. Located just 1 hour from both Dublin and Belfast. Phone +353 87 259 7815 or email email@example.com
Experienced VS required to join a team of three vets in a progressive, expanding SA hospital in Waterford city. Excellent opportunity to progress with definite prospects for the suitable applicant. Continuing study is encouraged and funded. VDS also payed. We also offer a generous salary, an interesting and comfortable workload and a happy working environment. Contact Tadhg at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you have a passion for excellent Veterinary care as well as first class customer service? At Spa View Veterinary Clinic, we believe that our clients and their animals/pets deserve the highest standards of care and service. We are a progressive mixed practice with clinics in Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny and Thurles, Co. Tipperary. We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic mixed vet. Contact us at email@example.com
VS required to join a mixed practice in North Co. Dublin. Full hospital facilities with the usual blood machines, digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy. Friendly team with a mixed case load available. Experience an advantage but not essential as good support will be given for new graduate. One-in-three rota with light OOH work. Salary commensurate with experience. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
O’Reilly & Fee, Armagh City, Northern Ireland. Seeking a predominantly equine vet to join our six-vet mixed practice, with a continually growing equine cliental. Varied case load with opportunity to work your own cases with the support if required from experienced colleagues. This role would be ideal for someone to further develop their equine career. As part of the CVS group we can offer you excellent T&Cs. 1:4 rota. CV to email@example.com or phone +44 28 3752 6777.
‘Vet & Pet’, Carlow, requires vet for well-equipped mixed 50% SA/50% LA practice. Start October or sooner. Accommodation and work vehicle supplied if needed. May suit new graduate looking for initial three months supervised work. Excellent 100% support for new graduate. Remuneration commensurate with experience. Apply firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional full or part-time experienced VS required for Anicare Veterinary Hospital Group. We are a progressive North Dublin based veterinary group. A commitment to high standards and good client care essential as well as an ability to work unsupervised. Interest in surgery an advantage. No out-of-hours. Excellent terms, conditions and benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Replies to MHTT@anicare.ie
Castle Veterinary Group, Co. Down N. Ireland. Seeks VS to fill roll in our expanding busy young mixed practice. Two modern well-equipped purpose built surgeries assisted by qualified nursing staff, digital x-ray, ultrasound, ECG etc. Excellent salary and rota for suitable candidate. Car and accommodation supplied if necessary. Contact Adrian on +44 77 1062 8460 or +44 28 4461 7077 or email email@example.com
Part-time mixed animal vet required in Roundwood Veterinary Practice, Co. Wicklow. Sheep and small animal only, no cattle work. 25-30 hours a week. No OOH. All the usual mod cons. The ideal candidate would have at least 1-2 years’ experience, but all applications will be considered. Great working environment with a small friendly team. Apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
LA veterinary surgeon required for a predominantly dairy practice on the edge of Cork City. Suitable candidate will have experience working with progressive dairy clients. Blarney Veterinary Clinic will support CPD and provides all usual equipment. There will be a small animal component to the role and rota is evenly shared. Please forward CV to email@example.com
Exciting equine opportunity for an experienced or recent graduate vet to join our expanding equine practice in Buckinghamshire area (RG42 6JL). Fantastic out-of-hours support. CPD and certificates are supported and encourage. A fantastic job and competitive package with a house provided awaits the successful applicant. Email CV Kylie.firstname.lastname@example.org
The DSPCA in Rathfarnham, Co. Dublin are seeking an experienced, confident vet to join their team. The ideal candidate would have 3+ years’ experience with excellent surgical and consultation abilities. An interest in shelter medicine is essential. No OOH, on-call or weekend work. Generous CPD allowance. Salary commensurate with experience. Apply to Brian.Gillen@dspca.ie
An enthusiastic LA vet required at Mulroy Veterinary clinic. One-in-four rota. Friendly working environment. Remuneration commensurate with experience. Good back up will be provided for a recent graduate. Vehicle/accommodation can be provided. Great location and beautiful countryside. For further information contact +353 86 667 7867 or email@example.com
VS required in Raheny Vet Hospital. Thriving SA clinic. Ideally you would be confident consulting independently and a confident surgeon. All the equipment needed to do great workups including ensdoscopes, ultrasound, full in house lab, ortho kits etc. Four-day week plus share of weekends, no OOH, VDS paid, CPD funded and encouraged. Salary 50K+ negotiable. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Spires Vet Clinic in Omagh requires a permanent SA vet. As part of a friendly, passionate three-vet, three-RVN team your further development will be encouraged. FT or PT hours available with weekends and on-call rota. Attractive salary plus benefits. CV and cover letter to email@example.com or call James for an informal chat +44 78 0106 7307.
Northern Ireland Veterinary Specialists are recruiting interns. Successful candidates will work under the mentorship of two ECVS surgeons and two cardiologists in a structured training programme and contribute to the MiNightVet service. Salary £30,000 p.a and generous CPD allowance. To apply send your CV to Aidan McAlinden at firstname.lastname@example.org
O'Dwyer & Jones require a VS for our fully equipped clinic in Clane, Co. Kildare due to a team member returning to the UK. We are a mixed three-centre 80% SA/20% LA practice. The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in SA practice. CPD is encouraged. One-in-four rota. Attractive T&Cs. Apply to email@example.com
VS wanted in Bailieborough Veterinary Clinic, Co. Cavan. LA 65%/ companion 35%. Would suit new graduate who would receive support and assistance as needed. Purpose-built clinic with mod cons. 1:6 weekend rota with neighbouring practice reverting to 1:3 for Spring time. North-East Cavan close to Dublin/Meath/Cavan border. Would consider part-time. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact +353 86 156 8224.
Acorn Vets, Mallow, Co. Cork require an experienced part-time VS working up to full-time for the right candidate to deal with expanding workload. 50% LA/50% SA with LA predominantly dairy. VCI accredited SA hospital with modern equipment. VCI and VDS fees funded with vehicle provided. Good long-term prospects. Please reply with CV to email@example.com
Full-time vet required to join McConnell, Flynn & O'Connell Veterinary, Oldcastle, Co. Meath. 80% LAl/20% SA. Experience preferred but not essential. One-in-three to one-in four rota. Competitive salary, which will commensurate with experience. New purpose-built small animal clinic.
Veterinary surgeon required for rapidly expanding small animal practice. Full or part time considered. Derry/Londonderry. Purpose-built facilities and friendly supportive team. No OOH. Call for more details, Louise Cowan +44 75 407 64740 or email Louise.firstname.lastname@example.org
St Benedict's Veterinary Hospital, Sligo requires a mixed practice vet. Experience not essential. Modern facilities, species-specific wards, full range of diagnostic equipment. Sociable, supportive, progressive team. Vibrant town, easy access to coastal and outdoor activities. One-in-three rota. Flexible terms and conditions. Email cover letter and cv to Brian/Eimear at email@example.com
Full-time veterinary surgeon required for Kyle Veterinary Clinic, Co. Laois, a four-vet busy mixed practice with two branches (Durrow and Rathdowney). 70% LA/30% companion animal. One-in-four rota. Good back up support. Competitive salary. For more information call +353 86 810 2681. Email CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Galway city small animal vet required from the end of September. Rota one night per week and 1:6 full weekends. €40k upwards [experience-dependent] plus VCI/VDS/VI paid, CPD allowance €500, 20 days holiday plus additional 5 days paid CPD leave. Contact email@example.com with CV/references or phone +353 87 052 3192 for an informal discussion.
Emergency and critical care veterinary surgeons required - full and part time. Belfield Veterinary Hospital Limited is a joint venture between a group of SA practices and UCD Vet hospital that provides a high quality out of hours emergency care service. An opportunity has arisen for dynamic, energetic and experienced (at least two years) SA vets to join our very experienced team (up to certificate standard). CPD supported. CVs to Pehmanager@gmail.com. ASAP.
Receptionist required for Palmerstown veterinary hospital, Dublin. (25 hours per week including weekends, maternity cover contract). We are a friendly, happy team that like to make a difference. Our ideal candidate would be friendly, chatty, computer savvy and a great multi-tasker! Previous customer facing experience helpful but not essential. Send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 1 623 7044 to chat.
Emlagh Veterinary Clinic, Elphin, Co. Roscommon require a full-time VS. Varied caseload of large, small and equine work. Purpose-built clinic with excellent facilities for all species. Full range of diagnostic equipment, on-site diagnostic testing laboratory and necessary equipment. One-in-four rota, with good support provided for recent graduates. May suit new graduate or someone with experience. Excellent package for right candidate. Email email@example.com
Applewood Veterinary Clinic in Swords, Co. Dublin is looking for enthusiastic part-time VS. We offer 26-30 hrs per week in well-equipped SA practice (blood machines, multi-parameter anaesthetic monitor, x-ray generator, gas anaesthesia, ultrasound). Must have at least one year of SA experience and has to be confident with basic consultations/surgeries. Excellent client communication skills are also required. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbey Vet Clinic is looking for an enthusiastic mixed practice vet (mostly Dairy). With clinics in Kilmallock and Charleville we cover a compact area on the Cork/Limerick border. With a newly build clinic, the candidate will have the option of advancing their companion animal skills also if desired. Great prospects and excellent support for recent graduates. Generous CPD allowance, VCI/VDS covered. CVs to email@example.com
Whitehouse Veterinary Clinic. Mixed/SA vet required for a eight-vet truly mixed practice based in the vibrant Derry City, servicing the idyllic Inishowen Peninsula. Good mix of SA, equine, beef, sheep and dairy. 4.5 days per week, day off in lieu of weekend on-call. 34 days holidays per year, £1500 CPD allowance. Excellent support provided. CVs/additional information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 28 7126 2596/+353 87 772 6976.
Westgate Veterinary Hospital. Full time VS required for expanding long-established mixed practice (40% LA/ 60% SA) based in Drogheda, Co. Louth. Competitive salary and good working conditions. All modern equipment available. CPD encouraged and funded. Experience an advantage but new graduates will be well supported. Six-vet rota. CV and cover letter to William Burgess - email@example.com