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.
Veterinary nurse required at East Limerick Veterinary Centre. We are a three-vet mixed practice, ten minutes from Limerick city. Newly refurbished, well equipped clinic with supportive staff and friendly clientele. Full-time hours, attractive package for the right candidate. Email CV to Peadar200@hotmail.com or call +353 87 857 1068.
Wicklow Veterinary Clinic requires an enthusiastic, full time nurse to join our team which is focussed on excellence in both customer service and patient care. Experience preferred but new graduates considered as full training will be provided. Competitive salary offered. CPD encouraged and supported. Email CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Seeking RVN to join our team in our recently refurbished five-vet hospital. At MyVet our nurses play a key role in patient care with plenty of opportunity to use their skills. 40-hour week, no on-call, good work life balance and good terms. Our ideal candidate aims for high standards of patient and client care, is a good communicator and has a sense of humour! CV and cover to firstname.lastname@example.org
Clerkin Veterinary Hospitals, Cavan. Position available for a qualified veterinary nurse for a busy mixed six-vet practice, with two small animal hospitals. Progressive, wide caseload. Equipped with a full lab, diagnostic suite and extensive anaesthetic monitoring equipment. Friendly practice. Good communication skills essential. CPD encouraged. CVs to email@example.com or phone +353 86 063 8813.
Due to expansion Highfield Veterinary Group are hiring a RVN for our Naas branch. Full-time permanent position in a newly refurbished practice, all mod cons. No OOHs, one-in-four weekend rota. Salary commensurate with experience. CPD encouraged and funded. Good working atmosphere, all nursing skills utilised. Please send CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time RVN required to join our busy progressive veterinary hospital, Dungarvan, Waterford. Experience an advantage but not essential. Ideal candidate will work well as part of our team and have strong customer service skills and a very keen interest in nursing duties. No OOH. Please send cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Applewood Veterinary Clinic is looking for ambitious RVN. Ideal candidate should have one year SA experience, good communication and nursing skills. We offer: excellent salary package to ideal candidate, 36-39 hours per week, paid VCI/VDS fees, CPD's encouraged and funded. Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on +353 1 840 6135.
Lakeside Veterinary Clinic seeks a RVN to join our SA team. Experienced candidate preferred however recent graduates welcome to apply. Working on own initiative, good communication skills and team player a must. Full-time position with no OOHs. Excellent remuneration package including VCI fees, VDS cover. Send CV to email@example.com
Enthusiastic RVN required for busy SA clinic, Limerick city. Do you want to use your amazing nursing skills to the best of your ability? The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative with confidence and good communication skills. Good package and remuneration for the right candidate. CV with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Full and part time positions available.
Treaty Veterinary Clinic is a busy SA practice in Limerick City. Due to continuing growth and range of services we offer, we now wish to recruit a Head Nurse to lead, motivate and manage our team of nurses. This position offers a fantastic career opportunity to the successful applicant. Experience in SA practice and additional nursing/other relevant qualifications will be an advantage. Good remuneration package €30,000 plus depending on experience. CV to email@example.com
Cottage Veterinary Clinic requires a full-time, experienced RVN to join our friendly supportive team. Involves all aspects of nursing and will suit a candidate who is enthusiastic about patient care, with excellent communication skills and works well in a team. 38-hour, four-day week, with one-in-four Saturday half day and no OOH. VCI/VDS fees paid. CPD is encouraged and supported. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
RVN required for our Village Vets clinic in Blanchardstown. Ideal candidate will have at least one years’ experience and will be highly motivated, hard-working, and a team player. No out-of-hours during the week or weekends. Salary is dependent on experience and will be discussed at the interview stage. We offer a range of employee benefits such as health care plans and gym membership. CV to email@example.com
St Benedict's Veterinary Hospital, Sligo town has a vacancy for a part-time RVN to join our dynamic progressive team of three vets and three nurse. Modern, well-equipped clinic, friendly clients and supportive team. CPD encouraged. VDS paid. Salary commensurate with experience. Predominantly SA role with very varied caseload. No on-call rota. Ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and work well as part of a team. CV and cover letter to
Moy Veterinary Clinic require an additional nurse to join our team. We are a mixed practice with VCI hospital accreditation on our companion animal side. Weekend daytime work is on a shared rota. No night duty. No OOH phone duty. Hourly rates of pay, paid every 4 weeks. VCI registration and VDS cover paid. CPD supported. All equipment and uniforms supplied. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ormonde Veterinary Hospital, Kilkenny requires a full-time RVN to join our team of seven vets and three nurses to work within our modern progressive practice. The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative, will be enthusiastic and hard-working, with excellent communication skills and enjoys working as part of a team. Experience essential. Competitive remuneration package, commensurate with experience. CPD strongly encouraged and supported. CV to email@example.com
Summerhill Veterinary Clinic seeks a full-time veterinary nurse to join our team. We have a very supportive and relaxed working environment. Duties will be equally divided between our modern small animal clinic and our progressive large animal practice. Generous remuneration package for the right candidate. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Pet Hospital, Waterford has a vacancy for a full-time, experienced SA veterinary nurse. This position requires proficiency in routine surgical and clinical medicine nursing. We offer excellent terms and working conditions to the suitable applicant. This is a 9-5 job with no out-of-hours work or weekend work. For information on this position please contact Tadhg on +353 87 248 7144 or by email email@example.com
Highfield Veterinary Group seek an experienced enthusiastic RVN for head nurse role in our 100% SA clinic. Minimum five years’ experience. Modern, newly refurbished state of the art practice. One-in-four weekends, CPD, funded and encouraged. Please email CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pawsawhile Trim and Johnstown seek a RVN to join our team in a well-equipped practice with a varied caseload. Good working roster. CPD encouraged and supported. Generous salary commensurate with experience. May suit a new graduate. Cover letter and CV to Payrollfarrellys@gmail.com
Riverview Veterinary Hospital is looking for an enthusiastic and proactive RVN to complement our current team of three vets and three vet nurses. This is a thriving first opinion and Surgical Referral Hospital and we pride ourselves on excellence in pet and client care. We are a supportive and nurturing practice where career progression and CVE is encouraged and supported. Email CV to email@example.com
Avondale Veterinary Hospital is looking for a veterinary nurse in our hospital in Arklow, Co. Wicklow. Join our friendly team and work in a busy, modern, progressive hospital where using your nursing skills is encouraged. No OOH, XLVets Member. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cavan Pet Hospital requires a full-time veterinary nurse to join a progressive and friendly small animal practice. The ideal candidate will enjoy working as part of a team. Our practice is well equipped with all the mod cons. Position would suit someone with a strong surgical and medical interest. CV to email@example.com
MiNightVet Cork are looking for an experienced part-time OOH RVN to join our weekend day team located at Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital. Two plus years’ experience preferable as you will work sole charge alongside a vet on both emergency and Gilabbey in-patients. In house CPD provided and VCI fees covered. Three weekends in every six. Saturday 1pm-7pm and Sunday 8am-7pm and four hours admin per week. Phone Orla on 021 4962799 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cedar Grove vets in Belfast, require a RVN to join our nursing team. Generous salary dependent of experience, 1-8 rota. 40-hour average week to include varied shifts, day/night and weekends with generous time off in lieu. CPD supported and funded. Trainee nurse position also available. Apply with CV to Practice Manager, email@example.com. Closing date 4th September 2020.
O'Scanaill & Associates, Lusk and Ashbourne looking for a RVN to join our team of four vets and three nurses. Well-equipped mixed animal practice with a varied caseload. Good working roster. CPD encouraged. Salary commensurate with experience. May suit a new graduate. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary Orthopaedic Services, a busy ambulatory orthopaedic practice in North Dublin requires a RVN for a varied and interesting workload. No on-call, OOH or weekends. Part-time or flexible working may be considered for the right candidate. Experience preferred but new graduates considered. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Qualified RVN required for Portmarnock Vets. 100% SA practice and the only integrative one in Dublin providing holistic alternatives to a growing client base. No out-of-hours duties. Salary commensurate with experience. Full-time. Would suit new graduate Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tullamore Veterinary Clinic requires a full-time or part-time VN to join a progressive and friendly SA practice. The ideal candidate will enjoy working as part of a team, with a strong motivation to provide a first class service to our patients and clients. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. VCI fees paid, CPD encouraged and funded, no OOH. Competitive package. Email email@example.com
The Pet Emergency Hospital requires a full-time veterinary nurse in addition to the current team. Full in-house training is given to all new staff. Average of 39 hours per week. Opportunity to progress to lead nurse position depending on experience. CPD allowance and VCI fees covered. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Friendly 100% Companion Animal two-vet, three-vet nurse practice needs a registered veterinary nurse for a full-time position. Helpful team, fully equipped practice. Interest in cats a benefit but not essential. Opening hours, appointments only 9am-6pm Mon-Fri and Sat 9am-1pm. No on-call. Apply to email@example.com with full CV and covering letter.
Cloverhill Veterinary Surgery are an expanding mixed practice and require an additional Veterinary nurse. Mainly small animal duties, fully equipped facilities, experience preferred but not essential, salary negotiable depending on experience. Please contact us +353 86 230 2512, +353 906 665555 or email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Raheny Veterinary Hospital require enthusiastic and highly motivated Head Nurse to lead our friendly team of eight vets and eight nurses. At least 3 years’ experience. Must have the ability to multitask, while working with a team and on their own. Full-time position with no OOH. Weekends are shared on a rotational basis. Well-equipped 100% SA hospital with all mod cons. Salary depending on experience. CVs to email@example.com