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Anicare Vets Dublin, looking for a veterinary surgeon with some experience to cover nine months maternity leave from the start of July. It is possible this position may develop into a full-time post. Please send CV to

Shelter VS required for SA charity clinic. Minimum 7-8 years’ experience. Brand new purpose build ready in Autumn, attached to a large shelter in Romania, for a minimum contract of 6 months, ideally 12 months. Full commitment to individual and shelter animal welfare is essential. Open minded, flexible, passionate and able to work in a team. Accommodation provided. Apply to

Do you want to be part of something new and exciting? Have you more to contribute? 100% SA practice in the Mid-West Region seeks a full-time enthusiastic vet, who is up for a challenge. Minimum of five years’ experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Contact Michelle for more information.

BrayVet opening a new branch practice in Gorey require vet preferably from Wexford for part-time position. Minimum three years’ experience. Hours to include two Saturdays in four. CV and cover letter to

XLVet practice in Mountbellew, Co. Galway requires assistant for large animial/equine position. All mod cons/toys. Good caseload. CVE included. One-in-three rota. XLvets graduate mentor programme included for right candidate. Salary and package depends on experience. CVs to

Castle Veterinary Group - Co. Down N. Ireland. Friendly 11-person mixed practice seeks VS. 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

Taunton, UK. Quality SA practice seeks vet. Superbly equipped. Appreciative clients, friendly professional team. In-house and visiting specialists, rota share means excellent work-life balance. Lovely area with lots to do. Great travel links. Must have empathy, enthusiasm and interest. Great support (enough for new graduate). Accommodation possible. Contact

Two vets required for six-vet mixed practice in Midleton, Co. Cork, one for SA and one for LA or else one vet to do both. Experience an advantage but a new graduate welcome and good support given. Purpose built modern hospital with all the mod cons. VDS and VCI fees paid and CPD allowance included. Favourable terms and conditions and a good rota. Reply to or call +353 87 907 9597.

Vet required for Garvagh Veterinary Clinic in County Derry, four-person mixed practice (70% LA/30% SA). New graduates are welcome as good support will be given. Purpose built surgery with digital X-ray, SA/LA ultrasound, in house laboratory etc. Car and accommodation supplied, excellent salary and CPD funded. CV to or call Nevin on +44 78 1027 7498.

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in West Limerick. 60% Dairy, Beef, Sheep/40% SA. Purpose built small animal clinic. All levels of experience considered. Good support for recently qualified. Friendly working environment. Please apply with CV and cover letter to

Vet wanted for small animal practice in the lovely coastal town of Llandudno, North Wales. Four-day week. No OOH. One-in-five Saturdays. Friendly, experienced team. Well-equipped practice. CPD funded. Email or call +44 14 92 877 049.

Veterinary surgeon required for practice in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath (large and small animal). Must have good experience with large animals. Prospect of partnership if desired. Please email CV to

Anicare Veterinary Group requires a full-time (or possibly two part-time vets job sharing) to work primarily in the Dogs Trust Finglas Veterinary Suite. Regular hours 830am to 430pm and small amount weekend work with time off in lieu. Shelter experience an advantage. If interested email your CV to

New Zealand, Nelson – Companion animal surgical vet required. A quick hop down to the sunniest town in NZ and you could be the newest member of our veterinary team. Full-time position for an experienced companion animal vet with an interest in orthopaedic surgery. Visa and accommodation assistance available. Visit Email Ana today

Veterinary surgeon required for three-person mixed, mostly large animal, practice in North West Ireland. Experience preferred but support provided for new graduates. Mileage allowance. Shared rota. CV to Gerry at

Vet required for mixed 50% SA/50% LA practice in Carlow. High quality work done. Rota one-in-three. Remuneration commensurate with experience (with one year experience over 60K). Experience or farming background preferred. Good long term prospects for suitable candidate. Apply

Northern Ireland: Vet wanted for mixed practice in Claudy. Well-equipped rural premises, close to city and beaches. Farm base with growing small animal clientele (40%+). One-in-four rota with quiet nights. Transport/accommodation available. CPD funded and encouraged. Generous holidays. Experience beneficial but graduates welcome. Salary negotiable. CV to , phone +44 28 7133 8777.

Vet required for mixed practice in Ballina, Co. Mayo. 60% LA (cattle and equine)/40% SA. 1:3 rota in spring otherwise 1:5. Well equipped, good back up, varied caseload. Excellent terms and conditions. Email CV to or phone Fintan on +353 87 967 9708.

Part-time small animal vet required for one day a week in north Kildare area. Good surgical skills required. Please send CV to or contact us on +353 1 651 9906.

Locum small animal veterinary surgeon required for the 1st of August to the 5th of August inclusive. Please send CV to or contact us on +353 1 651 9906.

We seek from 30th May for 10 days a locum for sole charge. We will pay £3000 – lovely, modern but busy one-vet site in Harrietsham. Call Seamus on +44 77 687 47746 or email . Airport pick up, car and accommodation!

Small animal vet required for full-time/part-time position to join an experienced team in a 100% small animal practice. All mod cons and four nurses located in Corcaghan, Co. Monaghan. CV to or phone +353 87 763 3361.

Emergency and critical care veterinary surgeons required. 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) veterinary surgeons (full and part time) at this time of expansion. Salary commensurate with experience. CVs to . Closing date 13/06/17.

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in midlands, farm animal, small animal and equine. Well-equipped purpose built clinic. Long term prospects for suitable candidate. Excellent terms and conditions. Please reply with CV by emailing

Hawkfield Veterinary Clinic, Newbridge, Co. Kildare is seeking a veterinary surgeon to cover six months maternity leave from September 2017. Flexible working arrangements available for the right candidate and no weekend work required. Mixed practice, small and large animals with LA experience being an advantage. Purpose built practice, fully equipped with digital x-ray, blood machines, ultrasound, etc. Friendly staff and clients. Contact

Vet required for mixed 60% LA (predominantly dairy)/40% SA practice in East Meath (20 minutes from M50). All mod cons. Experienced friendly staff. 1:3 rota. Large and small animal experience preferred. Contact or +353 86 124 9102 (between 6pm-10pm).

Clerkin Veterinary Hospitals require a SA and mixed animal VS to join our hospitals in the Lakeland of Co. Cavan, one hour north of Dublin. Good work life balance with OOH rota, weekends shared. Accommodation available, car essential, all mod cons. Graduate program and support for new and recently qualified. Salary to commensurate experience. Contact +353 87 063 8813. CVs to

Additional veterinary surgeon required for 10-vet practice on Tyrone/Donegal border. 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 or phone +44 28 7138 2636 for more details.

Veterinary surgeon required for mainly Dairy/Beef practice Waterford/South Kilkenny area. Experience preferable but not essential. Good support. Excellent terms and conditions available as well as long term prospects for the right candidate. Phone Jim on +353 87 232 1330 or email at

Vet required for five-vet mixed practice in Kilkenny. We are an XLVet practice. Please send your CV to

Experienced vet with good surgical skills required to join our excellent team in Rhyl Vets4Pets, North Wales. Clinical freedom, variety, a strong client base and all the toys you need. Weekend rota, no OOHs. £45-£55k + relocation. Please send CV to or call +44 17 4535 0734.

A flexible rota and strong client base on offer at Dewsbury Vets4Pets. Experienced vet with good surgical skills will get to enjoy clinical freedom, variety and hi tech toys. Weekend rota, no OOHs. Excellent package + CPD. Please send CV to or call on +44 13 6782 1245.

Sittingbourne – Kent, UK. Lovely practice! £3600 + VAT for 2 weeks in July. £3600/£1800 for 2/1 weeks in September. Very competent sole charge locum. Email

Vetcare, a busy multi-branch progressive practice situated 40 minutes from Dublin require an enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to join our team of eight vets. Experienced nursing team. Excellent support provided. 70% SA/30% LA, one-in-five rota, fully equipped vehicle provided. CVs to

Part-time small animal vet required for well-equipped west Dublin practice. No nights or weekend on -call. Friendly working environment. Please send CV to

Part-time vet needed for maternity cover mid-September to end January in Longford area. Flexible dates to suit right applicant. 90% SA with some bovine/equine. Experience essential. Fully equipped spacious attractive new premises - digital x-ray, isoflurane anaesthetics, blood machine, segregated cat/dog wards. Two very experienced registered nurses and one vet. Some night (very quiet) and weekend cover needed - and flexible weekdays. Replies to

Opportunity for part-time veterinary practitioner in 100% SA clinics in Cork. Surgical interest and experience preferred, general practitioner experience necessary. Flexible hours, rostered on call and CPD funding. Contact by 31st May.

Expanding veterinary practice in Co. Limerick seeking enthusiastic vet for three-person mixed practice 70% large/25% small/5% equine. Friendly clients and work environment, lots of support, CPD encouraged. Salary commensurate with experience. Email or phone +353 68 31107.

Vet wanted for friendly practice in Tulla in East Clare. 80% LA/20% SA with some equine and ovine work. 1 in 3/4 rota with 1 day off per fortnight in addition to 20 days’ holidays. Suit all levels of experience. Competitive PAYE salary plus mileage. Please contact Erica on +353 86 852 7080.

Kilkenny practice seeking vet for mostly LA practice (mainly dairy) based in the city. One-in-six rota. Top salary. Lifestyle priority. Farm/LA experience major advantage. Contact or call +353 56 77 21924.

Glasslyn Vets require a veterinary surgeon to join our progressive eight-vet mixed practice in West Cork. The job is based in our Kinsale branch. Experience an advantage but not essential. Excellent support provided. XLVet graduate mentor available. Please email CV to

Vet surgeon required for busy three-vet mixed practice in Roscommon. Experience preferred but new graduate will be considered. One-in-three rota. Our small animal practice has digital x-ray, ultra sound scanning and biochemistry. Salary will depend on experience. Please send CV to or call us on +353 906 66 5555.

Small animal locum required full time for a six-person practice from May 15th until the end of June. Consultation and surgery skills required. Please contact

Veterinary surgeon required for busy progressive large animal practice in Tipperary. One-in-three rota. Experience preferred but not essential. Excellent support for new graduates! Please send CV to

Full time enthusiastic groomer required for busy Kerry-based vet practice. The role is 80% grooming and 20% assisting nursing staff so experience/qualifications in both would be ideal. New grads accepted. Fantastic work environment with friendly staff and clients as well as a new hospital and grooming parlour. Compensation will be as per experience. Five days a week including Saturdays. Email CVs to

Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon needed with immediate effect in progressive four-centre mixed practice in East Midlands. One-in-five rota and good remuneration depending on experience. Partners hold certificates, CPD supported and good opportunity to learn, car supplied and good sense of humour essential! Send CVs to

Locum wanted for holiday cover for 100% small animal practice, from Thursday 22nd June to Saturday 1st July inclusive, in Ballincollig, Co. Cork. Please email CVs to

St Benedicts Veterinary Clinic, Sligo have availability for a full time mixed practitioner. Recently renovated, well equipped clinic. Friendly clients and excellent support staff. Situated in the heart of the West's surfing, hiking and outdoor activities along with great restaurants, bars and social scene. All levels of experience considered. Competitive salary based on experience. Please apply with CV and cover letter to

Two vets required for busy six-person hospital based practice (75% LA mainly dairy/25% SA) in West Cork. Partner retiring. Small animal division rapidly expanding. Good remuneration, good support for new graduates. CPD encouraged and supported. Good out-of-hours rota. All mod cons available with good nursing and support staff. Contact Sean Hickey or Tom O’Callaghan, Castlelands Vet Clinic, Skibbereen, Co. Cork. Email

New or recent graduate required to join large progressive mixed practice in the North West. Excellent rota, excellent support. XLVet graduate mentor programme available. Ring +353 86 608 9154 or email

Vet required for maternity cover position from early June in Ark Veterinary Clinic, Tullow, Co. Carlow. 100% SA position with no out-of-hours. Well-equipped practice and friendly team. Experience essential, minimum three years. Email CV to

Small animal vet wanted for part-time work in Finns Veterinary, Rathcormac. Mostly routine consults and surgeries. Please send CV to

Excellent veterinary position available with mainly large animal dairy work in a mixed practice. 1:3 rota. Long-term position and good salary for suitable candidate. Rathcormac, Co. Cork. Send CV to

All Creatures Vets, Monaghan require a veterinary surgeon to join our seven-vet team. 60% LA/25% SA/15% equine. Great support will be given from our progressive, friendly and professional team. Please email CV to or phone +353 47 83 733.

Full-time position available for VS in a growing practice in Co. Monaghan - 80% LA (predominantly dairy) 20% SA. One-in-four rota. Salary commensurate with experience. Modern, well equipped practice with good backup and support offered. Please send CV to

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in the southeast, good rota with well-equipped small animal clinic. Experience an advantage though not essential, excellent package available for suitable candidate. Please forward applications with CV to

Locum required. Experienced small animal vet wanted for holiday/weekend locum work in Ennis, Co Clare. If interested, please email or call +353 89 435 3230.

Full-time or part-time position available for vet in growing practice in Athenry, Co. Galway. 85% LA/15% SA. On-call rota of 1:3. Very well equipped with digital X-ray, biochemistry, large and small animal ultrasound machines, gas anaesthetic. Ideal candidate would have confidence in the basis competencies and good work ethic/personality. Generous salary commensurate with experience. Email or call +353 87 349 4300.

Vet required for mainly large animal practice in Co. Wicklow. Good remuneration package for suitable candidate. One-in-three rota. Contact Gary Adams +353 86 809 0398.

Experienced veterinary surgeon required for June, July and August to cover holidays, at Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital. Email CV and cover letter to . Ref: for more details.

BurrenVets are looking for a full-time enthusiastic and caring veterinary surgeon with good communication skills to join our friendly six-vet mixed practice in coastal Clare. Outdoor pursuits haven. Good work-life balance, varied caseload and CPD allowance. Experience desirable but not essential. Modern premises. Email or call John +353 87 753 7738.

VS wanted for part-time position in friendly SA practice in Claremorris, Co. Mayo. We are a progressive, well-equipped practice (blood machine and digital x-ray etc.). Candidate must be confident, flexible and have excellent communicational skills, experience preferred. Please forward CV to

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice Coolcower Veterinary Clinic in Macroom, Co. Cork. One-in-four rota. Experience preferred but not essential. Purpose built clinic with all mod cons. Apply to

Small animal vet required for part time position in Coolcower Veterinary Clinic in Macroom, Co. Cork. Purpose built clinic with all mod cons. Apply to

Vet required for mixed practice in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. One-in-four rota with all time off shared equally. 80% LA/20% SA. Friendly staff and clients. Please send CV to

VS required for progressive mixed practice covering South Limerick/North Cork. LA work mainly in progressive Dairy farms with some beef/sucklers also. Purpose built SA clinic with a good clinical and surgical throughput. Experience preferred but new/recent graduates can expect excellent back up. Long term prospects. 1:3 rota with generous conditions. CPD/VDS/VCI fees funded. Replies to

Friendly, modern, progressive SA practice in Hampshire, UK, seeking another vet for our hospital standard practice, with all mod cons. We are mainly first opinion, with regular referral cases. Looking for a sensible team player, keen to advance to certificate level. Experience preferred, but recent graduate considered. Easy travel links back home. Salary commensurate with experience, accommodation available. Apply to , website

Moving to the UK? Join Vets Now in a permanent position, work in our emergency clinics and benefit from fantastic training in emergency medicine/surgery. Apply Now, or email

Veterinary surgeon required as locum for summer months at Duntahane Veterinary Clinic, Fermoy. Mixed practice and 1:3 rota. Experience preferred but not essential. For more information email Paul Redmond at

Veterinary surgeon required for an expanding mixed practice in Kenmare, County Kerry. Combination of dairy, suckler and sheep work with increasing small animal caseload. Member of XLVets. One-in-three rota. Excellent variety of cases in large (70%) and small (30%). Contact Brendan at +353 86 310 6451 or

Small animal locum required for busy Limerick practice for 12th June 2017 to 17th June inclusive. Replies to

Equine Sport Vets, West Sussex require experienced VS. Caseload predominately lameness and sports medicine. Experience in orthopaedics and performance problems and a strong interest in competition horses required. Mainly ambulatory work with digital radiography, ultrasonography and endoscopy provided for complete work-up of cases in-situ, with well-equipped clinic available when required. Excellent package and long-term prospects. CV to

Small animal vet required for established SA hospital in the North East. Purpose built premises equipped to high standard. Full nursing team. Candidate must have good communication skills and work well as part of team. Experience necessary as may be required to take sole charge on occasions. Excellent rota and conditions. Salary based on experience. Email

Part time mixed animal vet (70% SA/30% LA) required for three-month period in North Co. Wicklow. July to September. Three days a week, and one two-week period in August. Normal locum rates apply. Experience preferred but all candidates will be considered. Please email CVs to

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed, well-equipped practice in Kilkenny (70% LA, mainly dairy, 30% SA). Nice working conditions with good support. Experience an asset - but may suit new graduate with farming knowledge. Replies with CV to

Veterinary surgeon required for mainly Dairy/Beef practice Waterford/South Kilkenny area. Experience preferable but not essential. Good support. Excellent terms and conditions available as well as long term prospects for the right candidate. Phone Jim +353 87 232 1330 or email at

Spa View Veterinary Clinic, Johnstown Co. Kilkenny require a Practice Manager. The ideal candidate should be highly motivated with excellent people and management skills as well as knowledge of the day-to-day running of a veterinary practice. Please email CV and covering letter to

Busy 100% SA six-vet practice in Cork city seeks permanent vet. Fantastic range of toys including scopes, dental x-ray and CT scanner. Good rota. Vets are all certificate holders, excellent nurses. Experience preferred but competent recent graduate considered. Please reply to

Farm only vet required for well-equipped modern practice in the North East. One-in-four rota. All mod cons. Interest in herd health a bonus. Excellent support staff and mentoring available. Super package for suitable candidate. Email

Vet required for progressive mixed practice in the North East. 50% SA/50% LA. One-in-four rota. Well-equipped modern hospital premises with all mod cons. Digital x-ray; ultrasound etc. CPD encouraged and paid for. Excellent package for suitable candidate. Email

Full-time small animal vet required at A Country Practice Veterinary Clinic, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. Part time applicants also considered. Apply with CV and cover letter to

Locum veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in Tipperary town. Week commencing 26th June. Must be registered to carry out TB testing with Department of Agriculture. Phone William +353 86 820 0072.

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

Large animal vet required full time for permanent position with well-equipped mixed practice Limerick city. One-in-six rota, commission based pay. Experience preferred but all exceptional candidates considered. Interested applicants are invited to forward their CV to

Barrowvale Veterinary Clinic require an experienced, enthusiastic, and professional mixed practice vet. The role is to provide veterinary skills to a branch of the main practice and the position will be based in Graignamanagh, Co. Kilkenny. You will be assisted by a great support team and the surgery has excellent facilities. Equal share one-in-four rota. Competitive salary. Contact Sally on +353 59 972 1421 or email

Small animal part-time vet wanted for well-equipped friendly three-vet practice in Co. Kildare. Apply to Julia at

Do you want to sell your practice? Do you want to still work but with no headaches? All ideas considered, confidentiality guaranteed. Call +353 1 554 9704.

Veterinary surgeon wanted for busy small animal practice in North Dublin. Would suit new/recent graduate. Excellent support provided. Please apply with CV to

Veterinary surgeon required for maternity cover in The Donkey Sanctuary, Liscarroll. Equine experience an advantage. Training provided. No OOH. 39-hour week. All mon cons – digital x-ray, laser machine, video endoscope. Position from asap until 15th January 2018. Please download an application pack on Closing date Tuesday 18th April 2017.

Small animal vet required for progressive practice in Dublin. Dynamic team. 40 hour week. CPD and health insurance provided. Email

Experienced VS required for SA hospital in Dublin. Interesting and varied caseload with excellent support. Spacious accommodation provided. Please send CV to

Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice, midlands. Mainly large animal work, good rota and backup. Good prospects and good remuneration. Email CV to

BrayVet require a vet for Maternity cover. Interviewing now. Position open June/July 2017. Full time hours, one Saturday in four. Four vet, four nurse team including Cats Only section. Minimum three years’ experience. Experience in ultra sound scanning would be of interest. Could develop into longer term position at new branch practice in Gorey. CV and cover letter to

Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required to join our truly mixed practice in Ballina, Co. Mayo. Good rota with focus on work life balance. Mainly clinical workload with digital x-ray, ultrasound, blood machines, orthopaedic gear etc. Special interests encouraged. Excellent terms and conditions. Contact Fintan at Ballina veterinary clinic on +353 87 967 9708.

Locum wanted in Cork City, small animal clinics, for on call two weekends per month, regular cover during the week and holiday cover. Please email CVs to or phone +353 21 487 0300.

Locum vet required in Co. Galway the first week of August 2017. Mixed practice but mainly small animals. Phone +353 87 286 8524.

Full time/part time veterinary surgeon required in Galway city. 100% small animal, well-equipped, purpose-built practice with experienced, friendly staff. 1:6 rota. Would suit vet with experience. Please email CVs to