For information on placing a classified in the Veterinary Ireland Journal, email email@example.com
Please return all correspondence with box numbers to IFP Media, Castlecourt, Monkstown Farm, Glenageary, Co. Dublin
Please confirm your full Veterinary Ireland Membership Number. Membership numbers are available from Veterinary Ireland HQ on 01 457 7976.
Code of Practice for advertising positions in the Veterinary Ireland Journal Classifieds section
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:
Name of the person/practice placing the ad; and
Town and county in which the person/practice is based.
In addition, where applicable, the following could also be included:
Type of job being advertised, eg. mixed practice/companion animal/large animal/equine/exotics and full-Time/part-time/locum/maternity leave; etc.;
Experience required, eg. suitability of job for new or recent graduate/ experienced veterinary surgeon;
Transparent contact details: ie. personal/practice email address and/or personal/practice telephone contact details (mobile/landline).
Salary/remuneration where applicable;
Annual leave and public holiday arrangements;
Breakdown of work offered, eg. 50% large animal/50% small animal, etc.;
Rota and out-of-hours arrangements;
Additional information about position, eg. accommodation; telephone; CVE allowance; vehicle/fuel allowance; Veterinary Ireland membership/VCI/VDS fees, etc.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org”
The updated Code is now being introduced by Veterinary Ireland and IFP Media and all those advertising job vacancies are requested to comply with this Code of Practice.
While allowing for an introductory period, the National Council has determined that all classifieds printed in the VIJ will need to comply with this Code from the October 2017 print edition of the VIJ.
Please note that any classifieds not complying with this Code from October onwards 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.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring veterinary surgeon with good communication skills to join our six-vet practice BurrenVets in coastal West Clare. Good work-life balance, 1:6 rota except for 18 weeks in spring 1:3, varied caseload 75% LA/25% SA. VDS covered, CPD, VCI, work gear allowance. CVs to email@example.com or call +353 87 251 7785.
Summerhill Veterinary Clinic, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary seeks part time vet for 100% small animal position. All mod equipment including digital x-ray, gas anaesthesia and ultrasound. Full time RVN and supportive staff. Experience with sole charge preferred. No OOH. Salary commensurate with experience. Email cover letter and CV to Eamon at firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time veterinary surgeon required for busy well-equipped multi-site mixed practice in Midlands/Offaly area. 70% LA/30% SA. One-in-three rota. Experienced friendly staff, good support. Part time veterinary surgeon also required as above. Please send CV to Siobhan_Dwyer@hotmail.com
Additional VS required for 10-vet practice on Tyrone/Donegal border. Parkview Veterinary Clinic. Good clinical caseload. Full range of equipment. 60% LA/40% SA. RCVS tier 2 accredited clinic. Vehicle and accommodation can be provided. CPD encouraged. Young friendly team offering good support for new or recent graduates. Apply to email@example.com or phone +44 28 7138 2636 for more details.
Duiske Vet Centre, Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny. Mixed practice full time vet required. Experience preferred. Salary plus car, plus expenses, plus house, plus VDS. One-in-three rota. 60% LA/20% SA/20% equine. Minimum contract 12 months. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone +353 87 648 9003.
Vet required for busy mixed practice in Dundalk. Experience preferable but not essential. Phone: PJ Boyle +353 87 250 7366.
Small animal vet required at Longford Vet clinic. Well-equipped modern practice. Full time or part time considered. Rates negotiable. Contact email@example.com
Beechwood Vets is a new and modern veterinary clinic in South County Dublin. We are currently looking for an experienced, compassionate and caring veterinary surgeon to help us develop this exciting new venture. An attractive salary package commensurate with experience will be discussed at interview. Please send a covering letter and current CV firstname.lastname@example.org
Small animal vet required Derry/Londonderry. Full time preferred but part time considered for rapidly expanding new practice. Supportive team, excellent facilities, accommodation can be provided if required. Call for more details Louise +44 75 4076 4740 or email Louise.Cowan@vets4pets.com
Full time receptionist required for busy veterinary hospital in East Cork. Good rota and must be able to work in team environment and have experience dealing with public. Please reply with CV to email@example.com
VS required for a mixed practice in Cavan. 60% LA/40% SA with an excellent one-in-four rota with two vets covering OOH work. Our SA clinic is a well-equipped modern hospital with digital x-ray, ultrasound and full in-house bloods. Generous nurse to vet ratio. Experience preferred but not essential with application of new graduates welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 49 433 1031. Finbarr Keirnan Veterinary.
Vet required for large animal work in Cavan in a well–equipped modern practice. Excellent support staff and mentoring available with a one-in-four rota with two vets covering OOH work. Interest in herd health a bonus. Super package for suitable candidate. Email email@example.com or call +353 49 433 1031. Finbarr Keirnan Veterinary.
Vet required for mixed practice in Dundalk, Co. Louth. 70% LA/30% SA. One-in-four rota. Good working environment, friendly team and excellent location just minutes from the M1, Dublin (50 mins) Belfast (60 mins). Experience preferred but new graduates welcome. Modern practice, good package with plenty of support and flexibility. For further details, send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Castle Vets requires a veterinary surgeon to join our team in our branch practice in Belmullet, Co. Mayo. Position is predominantly large animal with some routine small animal work. 1:3 rota. Experience preferred but not essential. Salary commensurate with experience. Apply with CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Vet required for busy mainly large animal practice in Tuam, Co. Galway. One-in-three rota. Experience preferred but not essential. Contact Niall Rhatigan at +353 87 924 9848.
Fox Veterinary Clinic, Finglas are looking for a full time associate vet to join our vibrant team of vets, nurses and ancillary staff. We are a modern, newly renovated companion animal practice. Offering a flexible rota and attractive package for the right candidate. Please apply with CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced small animal vet required for busy northside practice in Dublin. Work with eight cert holders and a full time clinical director support team. See www.villagevets.ie/careers for more information. Please email CVs to email@example.com
Enthusiastic vet required to join our four-vet team in Wexford. We are a multisite mixed practice split 65% LA (mostly dairy)\35% SA. Part of the XL Vets group. OOH rota shared equally. All the usual equipment. Excellent package on offer. Please contact/send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 53 913 4140.
Exciting opportunity for a motivated, caring clinician to join our friendly, forward thinking, progressive 100% SA practice in Thurles, Co. Tipperary and branch practice in nearby Cashel. Full time position available. We strive for a healthy work-life balance with no late clinics and a 4.5 day working week. CVs to email@example.com
Arena Veterinary Hospital is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced small animal vet. Full time or part time considered. Well-equipped 100% small animal practice with shared OOHS rota, excellent nursing support, CPD encouraged and funded. Replies to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring Chris +353 87 244 9322.
Part time companion animal veterinary surgeon required for two centre practice in Kells and Navan, County Meath. Modern clinics with in-house blood machine, digital x-ray and ultrasound. No OOH work. Please email CV to email@example.com
Full time veterinary surgeon required for busy progressive mixed practice in Kells, County Meath. Friendly working environment with good support. Modern practice with in-house blood machine, digital x-ray and ultrasound. CPD encouraged and funded. Excellent rota (one-in-five). Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time vet required Wexford Town. Enthusiastic full-time vet required to join the team at O’Shea, Bramley & Breen Veterinary Hospital. Six-vet practice with five-nurses and support staff. Excellent facilities including digital x-ray, full Idexx Lab, scope, ultrasound, ECG. 60% SA/40% LA work. CPD funded. One-in-six rota and competitive salary depending on experience. CVs to email@example.com or contact +353 86 176 6913.
Experienced SA veterinary surgeon required to join the team at the DSPCA veterinary hospital. Purpose built hospital, facilities include digital x-ray, ultrasound and in-house blood analysers. 1/6 weekend on-call rota. Please send cover letter & C.V. to firstname.lastname@example.org
Glasslyn Vets are looking for a full time Companion Animal vet for our Bandon branch. Experience is preferred but support is provided. No OOH. Excellent facilities in a friendly progressive practice. CPD encouraged and funded. Position might also suit two part-time vets. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and possess excellent communication skills. Please submit CV to email@example.com
St Benedict's Veterinary Hospital, Sligo have a vacancy for a fourth veterinary surgeon in our expanding mixed practice, 50% SA/50 % LA. Experience not essential. Part time or full time considered. Sociable, supportive, progressive team. Recently refurbished and well-equipped hospital with friendly clients. Please send CV’s and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
4-year PhD fellowship, entitled “Lameness in pasture-based dairy cows” available. This is a joint research project between Teagasc Moorepark, Co. Cork, and the Dairy Herd Health group at the University of Nottingham, UK. For enquires and further information regarding the position, contact Dr. Muireann Conneely (email@example.com) or Dr. Chris Hudson (firstname.lastname@example.org). Closing date 25th April 2018.
Veterinary surgeon required for 2/3 days per week in our busy progressive mixed practice in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Large and small animal to include routine consultations and surgery. Experience essential. Ability to communicate well with clients, enthusiastic and good team player. Excellent package for suitable candidate. Please forward CV to email@example.com.
Vet required for a mixed practice in Magherafelt, County Derry. Friendly working environment with good support. Flexible rota with one weekend in four. Modern practice with in-house x-ray, blood machine and ultrasound scanner. Good package with car and accommodation. CPD encouraged and funded. New graduates welcome. Belfast and Derry both easily accessible. For further details send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone James on +44 75 4068 7552.
Emergency and critical care veterinary surgeons required - 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 veterinary surgeons to join our very experienced team (certificate standard). CVs to Pehmanager@gmail.com. ASAP
VS required full time for a busy six-person mixed practice centrally located between Belfast and Dublin covering counties Armagh and Down. An ability to work on their own and with our nursing team is required. Experience preferred but new graduates welcome. Generous support and OOH backup provided. CPD encouraged, RCVS and AVSPNI membership paid and vehicle provided. A part time post may also be available for the right candidate. CVs to email@example.com
SA part-time vet required for Vets & Pets, a small but well-equipped practice in Bailieborough, Co. Cavan. Accommodation available. No weekend work. Competitive salary based on experience. All enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for St Elmo Vet Clinic 100% small animal practice Derry city. Experienced team of five vets, four RVNS and one SVN. Full time (four days per week) or part time (one-three days per week) considered. One night on call per week and one Saturday night/Sunday in four. Please email CV to email@example.com
SA Vet – Derry City. SA vet required to add to our rapidly expanding SA clinic. The ideal candidate will be motivated, compassionate and possess excellent communication skills. The position offered is full time. No OOHs or weekends. Equipment includes Doppler Ultrasound, Digital X-ray, in-house blood analysers and ECG. Contact Maria Barron on +44 28 7126 2596 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet wanted for expanding LA practice in Laois. 90% cattle, 10% sheep. Experience not essential. Flexible one-in-three rota with day off in lieu of weekends worked. Excellent support and backup. Full or part time considered. CVs to email@example.com
Ennis Vet Clinic is looking for a full time experienced SA vet in our friendly, progressive practice. Modern purpose-built clinic. Excellent facilities including Inhouse lab, digital x-ray and dental x-ray. Ideal location for those interested in outdoor activities. CPD encouraged and funded. OOH shared. New graduates welcome with excellent support and backup. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Spa View Veterinary Clinic, Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny requires an Office Administrator/receptionist. Previous retail experience an advantage. Please email CV and covering letter to email@example.com
Full time vet required to join the supportive team at Roe Valley Veterinary Clinic. We are a mixed practice offering a competitive package with a realistic workload. Our modern practice is based in the Northwest of Ireland. VDS, BVA membership and five days annual paid CPD included. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time Practice Manager required to manage a mixed large and companion animal veterinary practice at Cork city. Abbeyville Veterinary Hospital has a multi-vet, multi-nurse team and is based from a hospital and two branch clinics. Personnel Management experience required, veterinary qualification and experience helpful but not essential. CV to email@example.com
Oldstone Veterinary Clinic, Clough, Ballymena. Friendly mixed practice. Five-vet practice in scenic area, 30 minutes from Belfast. One-in-four on call rota. Large/small animal ultrasound scanners, digital x-ray, in-house labs. CPD funded. Accommodation available. New graduate applications welcome. Please submit CV and cover letter to Lindsayfirstname.lastname@example.org
Capable and experienced farm animal vet required to work two nights per week and approximately one weekend in four. Must be capable of sole charge. Locum rates. Position flexible. Initial six-month basis may lead to longer term or different hours if desired. Accommodation available. Very good remuneration for right candidate. Portumna vet clinic, Co. Galway. Email email@example.com
Trade Genetics is private SA clinic based in Thurles. Looking for VS on flexible contract piece work. Hourly rate €50-€75 for basic surgery. Further opportunity for driven motivated candidate might be available or suitable as satellite clinic. Contact John Tuohy to discuss on +353 86 819 0076 or +353 504 58900. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced mainly large animal vet required for mixed practice in Ballina, Co. Mayo. 60% LA (cattle and equine) 40% SA. 1:3 rota in spring otherwise 1:6. well equipped, good back up, varied case load. excellent terms and conditions depending on experience. Email CV to email@example.com or phone +353 87 967 9708.
Clinician required for a friendly three-vet mixed practice at Navan Veterinary Clinic, Navan, Co. Meath. Good mix of equine, large and small animal work. Excellent opportunity for new graduates with good support and backup. The practice has a friendly atmosphere. Please apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced full time small animal vet in Yeovil, Somerset, England. Modern purpose-built clinic. Fully qualified nurses, excellent facilities including digital x-ray, full Idexx Lab, scope, ultrasound, ECG etc. OOH rota shared with other practices, CPD encouraged and funded. Good remuneration package. Apply email@example.com. www.kingstonvets.co.uk
Full time vet required for dairy practice close to Cork city. Experience preferred, new graduate considered commission/salary based. Send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone +353 87 253 0842.
Full-time companion animal vet position available at The Glen Veterinary Clinic, Tipperary Town. We are looking for somebody to join our young progressive team of six vets in a 100% SA role as we move to our new veterinary hospital in May 2018. No OOH work. Well-equipped practice and CPD is actively encouraged. Experience is essential. CVs to Kieran at email@example.com
Veterinary surgeons required for a small animal practice in New Ross and Wexford town. Excellent hospital facilities, good working rota and a very skilled and friendly staff. Experience not necessary but must be willing to work as part of a team and take sole charge when required. Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for mixed practice Twin Valley Veterinary, Letterkenny, Donegal. Good mix of small and large. Well-equipped hospital, one-in-six rota. Excellent support structure and backup. Competitive salary and time off. Phone +353 86 807 7030 for further details.
Mixed practice, Moy Veterinary Clinic, Ballina, Co Mayo. We require a veterinary surgeon for a minimum of 12 months. 50% cattle (mainly suckler)\50% SA. No equine. VCI accredited SA hospital. Good support available but experience is essential. VCI/VDS paid. Salary commensurate with your experience. Possibility of a permanent full-time position at the end of the 12-month period. Applications/enquiries to email@example.com
Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required for 100% small practice in Limerick City. Full or part time considered. The practice has a friendly working atmosphere, very good rota and time off equally shared. CPD actively encouraged. We have all the mod cons. Apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary Officer - Health Products Regulatory Authority – Closing 13th March 2018. For the full role profile and application process details for this vacancy, please see the recruitment section of the HPRA website at the below link; http://www.hpra.ie/homepage/about-us/recruitment/item?t=/veterinary-officer-scientific-animal-protection&id=80780a26-9782-6eee-9b55-ff00008c97d0
Fairview Veterinary Hospital - veterinary surgeon required to join our friendly small animal practice close to Dublin city centre. No OOH, shared weekend work and flexible rota. Experience preferred but support is provided. CPD funded and encouraged, salary commensurate with experience. Please send your CV to Ciaran or Ruth at email@example.com
Intern placement available at Greenmount Equine Hospital. Applicant must have degree that can be registered with the Veterinary Council of Ireland. 12 month contract. Good written and spoken English necessary. CV’s to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in Listowel, Co. Kerry. To cover for a period of six months between May to November 2018. Mostly dairy and small animal work. Possibility of a permanent full-time position for the right candidate at the end of that period. Experience essential. Good support available. Salary commensurate with experience. CVs to Tom at email@example.com
Experienced large animal veterinary surgeon required for extensive practice in west Mayo based in Castlebar. 3:1 rota, must be approved for TB testing. Terms and conditions commensurate with experience. Please contact George O’ Malley at firstname.lastname@example.org
SA vet required for Village Vets in fully equipped modern practice based in Blanchardstown. Experienced, friendly team with multiple certificate holders covering different areas of interest within the practice. Funded CPD, health insurance, clinical mentor support. Salary commensurate with experience. Please email CV to email@example.com