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.
Longford Animal Health Centre, Shroid, require an enthusiastic VS for 50% LA/40% CA/10% equine five-vet, two nurse mixed practice. The ideal candidate would be interested in all aspects of mixed practice. Good support provided. Well-equipped practice with XLVet graduate programme available. Salary to match experience. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time SA vet required to join All Care Vet Centre in South Dublin. We are looking for a confident practitioner, with minimum one year experience, to join our friendly team of three vets and five nurses. Progressive 100% SA practice with all the usual toys including digital radiography and in-house laboratory. No OOH. CPD encouraged and included in remuneration package. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
VS required to join an existing four-vet team in north County Monaghan. Mixed practice, predominantly large with an ever-growing SA client base. Experience preferred, excellent training/ support provided. New clinic, fully equipped with modern facilities. Shared rota, vehicle provided, VDS included, CPD encouraged. Salary commensurate with experience. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
SA/equine vet required in a mixed practice in Cloghan Vet Clinic. The vet will be expected to do all the SA and equine work in the dual branch practice. Also some LA work when SA/equine work is quiet and during out of hours. One-in-four rota. Open to experienced or new grads. support given. Gas anaesthesia, blood machines, US, x-ray. Contact Ollie Keane +353 87 989 3783 email@example.com
VS required to join our experienced and caring team at The Animal Care Hospital. 100% companion animal role in a well-equipped and progressive hospital. The ideal candidate would have experience and be a good communicator. An ability and interest in surgery would be an advantage. Excellent T&Cs. Email CV with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Garvagh Veterinary Clinic require an enthusiastic individual to join our independent practice. Position would suit a new graduate as good support will be provided in our friendly environment or an experienced vet as genuine partnership opportunities exist for the right candidate. One-in-four rota, salary dependent on experience, car and accommodation provided and CPD funded. CV to email@example.com
Atlantic Pet Care urgently require a full-time and part-time vet or regular locum for our friendly well-appointed, well-equipped SA clinic in the beautiful kingdom of Kerry. No OOH. Easy going friendly clients and great work life balance surrounded by beaches and mountains. Confident all-rounders required as both roles will initially involve sole charge. Salary 50-60k plus profit share, depending on experience. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tankardstown Equine and SA Clinic (30% Equine/70% SA) is pleased to offer an internship for a newly graduated VS. Suitable candidate must be hard working and willing to learn. Fully equipped veterinary clinic. Once a competent level of experience and ability has been achieved you will be expected to share on-call duties. Own transport is essential. You will gain experience in orthopaedics and equine reproduction among other skills. CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Archersfield Veterinary Clinic, Kilkenny a mixed practice (65% LA/35% SA) requires a veterinary surgeon commencing September 2020. Experience in bovine medicine/surgery required. Long term potential for suitable applicant. Replies with CV please to firstname.lastname@example.org
Glasslyn Vets require an enthusiastic VS to join our progressive 10-vet mixed practice in Co. Cork. The position would consist of 80% Dairy/20% 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 email@example.com
Ambitious VS required for expanding mixed practice to join team of four at Treacy and Sheehan, Listowel. Fully equipped clinic with charity contracts and surgery workload. Competitive salary, expenses and shared rota. Company vehicle if required. Cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 87 243 4204.
Athlone Veterinary Clinic require an additional mixed practice vet. Experience preferred, but exceptional new graduate candidates will be considered. Well equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, blood analysers etc. 50% LA/50% SA practice with a rapidly growing SA case load. Paid professional fees and time off in lieu of weekends worked, with a one-in-three rota. Great package and opportunity to grow. CVs to email@example.com
O'Shea Bramley & Breen, Disitillery Road, Wexford require an enthusiastic VS to join our mixed practice in July 2020. A positive attitude towards team work and patient care is essential. One-in-six rota, six nurses, excellent support structure, scope, digital x-ray, ecg, scanner for case work up. Would suit anyone from a new graduate to someone looking for a long term position. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring Richard Bramley on +353 86 176 6913.
VS required for friendly team in mixed practice with BurrenVets, Co. Clare. Experience preferred but not essential. One-in-six rota mainly. Purpose-built clinic with x-ray, gaseous anaesthesia, lab etc. CPD allowance, VCI/VDS subs funded. Salary commensurate with experience and 20 days annual leave. Email CV to email@example.com or phone John on +353 87 753 7738 for an informal chat.
Full-time vet required to join Crossmolina Veterinary Clinic. A compact mixed practice. 70% LA with an increase SA caseload. Well-equipped SA surgery with digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house blood machine. Good shared rota. New graduates welcome. Long-term prospects for the suitable candidate. Apply with CV to Eamonn Connor firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 96 31116.
Port Vet Clinic,a progressive SA practice require a full-time SA vet, to lead a dedicated small SA team. Working as part of an experienced team, you will have access to the latest diagnostic equipment. The ideal applicant will be a motivated, energetic individual with excellent client and communication skills. Experience preferred but not essential. Limited on-call for SA only. Competitive remuneration package, commensurate with experience. CPD funded and encouraged. Email CV to email@example.com
Kilcoyne & Barnes Veterinary are seeking a capable, enthusiastic vet to join our team in Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. We are a progressive mixed practice with a varied workload and an excellent team environment. The successful candidate will have excellent practical veterinary skills as will also bring his/her great interpersonal skills to our team and clients. Apply with CV 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. Newly built clinic (digital x-ray/Idexx blood machines etc), the candidate will have the option of advancing their companion animal skills also if desired. Long term/partnership prospects for suitable candidate. One-in-three rota, generous CPD allowance/VCI/VDS covered. CVs to email@example.com
Blackwater Veterinary Clinic require a full-time VS for five-vet practice. One-in-six rota mainly. All mod cons: CR and DDR x-ray, ultrasound, biochem/haematology/urinalysis on-site. LA/SA/EQ % even but proportion can be tailored to applicant’s preference. Experience preferred. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Bridge House Veterinary Clinic, Dundalk, Co. Louth require a full-time veterinary surgeon to join our team. We are a fully mixed practice and an accredited small animal hospital with an excellent working environment. New graduate welcome. Salary commensurate with experience. CV to email@example.com
Our companion animal only practice is looking for an experienced clinician to cover a maternity leave from July 1st until Dec 31st 2020 on a full-time basis. Fully equipped hospital in Glanmire, near Cork city and a branch clinic in Cobh. Supported by a team of three RVN, and three receptionists. Competitive salary with equally shared OOH 1/3. VCI, VDS and CPD supported. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full time 100% small animal vet job in Cork city. Sole charge in our Cobh practice. Has all mod cons, x-ray, ultrasound, blood machines. Salary commensurate with experience. A minimum of three years’ experience required. Usual terms and conditions. Please email email@example.com
Maternity Cover. Experienced VS required to join our expanding mixed practice, O’Dowd Veterinary. 50% companion animal, 50% farm animal, with no equine. Fully-equipped hospital, located 40 minutes from Dublin airport. Three full time RVNs, along with excellent support staff. VDS, mileage and regular internal CPD included. Clinical director support is available in both disciplines. We are a friendly hardworking team, striving to deliver to the highest possible standards. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Irish Blue Cross is looking for a veterinary surgeon for maternity cover for our Inchicore Clinic. Immediate start. Modern well-equipped clinic with friendly team. Ideal candidate would have three years small animal experience. No OOH. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Mixed veterinary surgeon required for progressive family mixed practice in Convoy, Co. Donegal. 60% farm animal, 25% small animal, 15% equine. 1:4 rota. Enthusiastic team. Work vehicle provided. Good support and back up. Beautiful location. Extensive investment in equipment and facilities ongoing. CPD encouraged and funded. Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required to join an existing three-vet team at Walsh/Fitzgerald Veterinary Clinic. Moving to a newly built modern well-equipped building. LA 65%/SA 35%. Both experienced and new graduates welcome. Good back up support with friendly working environment. Attractive package available for suitable candidate. Email email@example.com or phone +353 85 161 8350 after 8pm.
VS required to join our expanding mixed practice, O’Dowd Veterinary in Ardee, Co. Louth. 50% companion animal, 50% farm animal, with no equine. Fully-equipped hospital, located 40 minutes from Dublin airport. Four RVNs, along with excellent support staff. VDS, mileage and regular internal CPD included. Clinical director support is available in both disciplines. We are a friendly hardworking team, striving to deliver to the highest possible standards. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required at Cross Veterinary Clinic, South Armagh/North Louth. Mixed practice located Crossmaglen Co. Armagh. One-in-three rota. Well-equipped small animal clinic with digital x-ray, in-house lab, ultrasound etc. Vehicle Provided. New graduates welcome. Generous terms. Email email@example.com or phone +44 28 3086 8848.
Sliabh Luachra Veterinary Centre requires a full-time vet to join our mixed practice. 85% LA/15% SA. Excellent opportunity to work with established practice with long term prospects. CPD to cert level encouraged. XLVets Ireland graduate programme available for new graduates. Company vehicle provided. One-in-three rota with attractive package for suitable candidate. Email CV and cover letter to Gervaise Monks, HR Consultant at firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for Corrin Veterinary Hospital, mixed equine and SA practice. Modern premises and well equipped, digital x-ray, endoscope, ultrasound, scanner, laboratory with IRAP, haematology, biochemistry etc. One-in-three rota. Salary commensurate with experience. CPD, VDS, VCI funded. Use of car or mileage allowance. Accommodation available if required. CPD encouraged. Email CV to email@example.com
Full-time VS required for busy 100% SA clinic in Tramore, Co. Waterford,
1:3 rota, salary commensurate with experience. Must be team player. Enjoyable working environment in modern, well-equipped clinic based in coastal resort of Tramore. Possible long-term prospects for well-motivated candidate in expanding practice. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Strule Veterinary Services, County Tyrone. Mixed and large vet opportunities available. Permanent and fixed term, flexible working style options available. We work to high standards. You will have a passion for modern progressive farming and client continuity. Text Cathal on +44 77 1287 1555 or email at cathal.McNamee@campsievetcentre.com