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.
Enthusiastic full-time vet required for a progressive six-vet practice (Smith and Foley Vets) with two veterinary hospitals in Kells and Navan, Co. Meath. 60% LA (mainly dairy)/40% companion animal. Experience preferred but not essential. Friendly team, one-in-five rota, competitive salary. All mod cons. Mobile phone, CPD, VDS cover and VCI fees fully funded. Vehicle supplied or mileage paid. Twenty days annual leave as well as additional leave at Christmas and most bank holidays. CV to Donal at firstname.lastname@example.org
Newtownabbey Vets4Pets are looking to expand to three vets in our easy-going clinic at the edge of Belfast, a stone’s throw from city, beach, hillside, and Nando's. No on-call, clinical freedom, with an element of sole charge at times. Modern, bright, air-conditioned, well-equipped clinic with great nursing support. Career and development opportunities. Contact email@example.com or speak to Sarah on +44 77 9037 7053.
We are expanding our team! Full-time VS required for 100% SA clinic in Mahon, Cork. Practice well-equipped: digital x-ray, in house haem/biochem, ultrasound, dental, etc. Experience preferred but not essential. 38+ hours per week including Saturdays and evenings on rotation. No on-call or OOH. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Lower Ormond Veterinary Clinic, Borrisokane, Co. Tipperary. Full-time VS required to join our progressive and friendly mixed practice in North Tipperary. 70% LA/30% SA. Well-equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasounds, dental etc. Experience preferred but not essential. Excellent support provided. Please contact David on +353 87 222 1655 or email email@example.com
Full-time SA vet required for independent, progressive, busy, purpose-built small animal hospital. Specialising in orthopaedics, cardiology and reproduction. All mod cons - new lab, hydrotherapy, ultrasound, dental suite etc. Generous salary, CPD encouraged and funded. Excellent rota, one-in-six and quiet on-call. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Borovalley Vet Clinic, Wexford, requires an experienced SA VS from June 2021 for maternity leave cover. We offer excellent terms and working conditions in a fully equipped modern SA and Equine Clinic. Would suit someone competent in SA medicine and surgery who has an interest in horses. Great environment to get broad exposure to equine cases on site. CV and cover letter to Simon Fahey at Borovalley@gmail.com
Part-time VS required. Kinnegad Veterinary, Westmeath, are seeking a part-time SA vet, 3-4 part or full days per week. No OOH’s. Contact Brían. email@example.com
Kinnegad Veterinary require a vet to join our expanding team. Good mix of dairy, beef, sheep and SA on offer. Position can be tailored to suit candidates preference. One-in-four rota with generous package on offer. All terms negotiable. Experience preferred but good support available. Contact Brían at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ballaghaderreen Veterinary Clinic, Co. Roscommon. Position available in mixed practice in Ballaghaderreen and Charlestown clinics. Full or part-time SA vet may also be considered. Forward cover letter and CV to email@example.com or phone +353 87 241 7267.
Part-time small animal vet required for the Green Veterinary Centre. Beautiful location, relaxed working environment, lovely clients. No on-call. Minimum of two years small animal experience required. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, idexx blood machine, ECG, gas anaesthetic. If interested ring Niamh on +353 86 801 2128 or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Duleek Veterinary Hospital requires a vet for mixed (60% LA/40% SA) practice. LA mainly dairy. Experience preferred. 1:4 rota. All mod cons. Remuneration commensurate with experience. CV’s to email@example.com or phone +353 86 031 3811.
Due to a recent expansion at Lakeside Veterinary clinic we are recruiting an additional vet to join our current team of six vets and two RVN's. Practice well-equipped, digital x -ay, in house haem/biochem, ultrasound, IM3 dental. LA 60%/SA 40%. Experience preferred. Attractive package available for suitable candidate. If interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Clerkin Veterinary Hospitals, position available for a veterinary surgeon for a busy, mixed six-vet practice in Cavan, 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. CV to email@example.com or phone +353 86 063 8813.
Mulroy Veterinary seeks an enthusiastic mixed/LA vet at Letterkenny Veterinary hospital, Co. Donegal. All mod-cons including digital dr x-rays, SA and LA ultrasound scanners, gas anaesthetic machines and idexx blood machines. Successful candidate will join an enthusiastic, driven 10-vet team. One-in-seven rota, doubling up over spring. Good backup at all times. Experience preferred but not essential. Vehicle is provided and accommodation is also available if required. Forward CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 86 667 7867.
Mixed job in Portumna Vet Clinic. First opinion farm and SA work. Scope to develop in all areas of work depending on interests. 1:4 rota. Friendly supportive practice team with excellent clients. Terms, conditions and start date negotiable, depending on experience. Please email email@example.com
Vet & Pet, Carlow, requires vet for well-equipped mixed 60% SA/40% LA practice in two centres. Excellent remuneration, commensurate with experience. Experience preferred but comprehensive support for new graduate. Excellent long-term prospects. Apply
Full-time VS required to join our team at The Pet Hospital, a progressive, expanding SA practice in the heart of Waterford city. This is an excellent opportunity to progress, with definite long-term prospects for the suitable applicant. Continuing/further study is encouraged and funded. VDS cover is also paid. We also offer a generous salary, an interesting and comfortable workload and a happy working environment. Contact Tadhg at firstname.lastname@example.org
Enthusiastic full-time or part-time colleague required to join expanding team of ten farm vets and four SA vets in Tyrone. Either farm only or mixed role. One-in-five weekends first on-call. RCVS Practice Standards accredited practice. All mod cons, 33 days holidays, vehicle and great support provided. Email covering letter and CV to email@example.com
or phone Cathal on +44 77 1287 1555.
Wanted veterinary surgeon for young progressive four-vet mixed practice in Athenry, Co. Galway. 50% LA/50% SA. Small animal surgery with all mod cons including; digital x-ray, gas anaesthesia, haematology and biochemistry blood machines, ultrasound etc. 20 minutes from Galway city. Experience compensated but not essential. Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Crowe's Veterinary Clinic, Carrick-on-Shannon, require VS for busy mixed practice. Immediate start. Well-equipped clinic with varied caseload and pleasant working environment. Good support staff. Two-three years’ experience preferred. Applications from new graduates are welcome. Competitive salary with VDS and VCI funded. Phone Thomas on +353 86 832 1521 or email email@example.com
Crowe's Veterinary Clinic, Carrick-on-Shannon, require SA vet. Full-time position. Monday-Friday with one Saturday per month and day off during the week in lieu. NO OOH. Well-equipped veterinary clinic; digital x-ray, ultrasound scanner, in-house bloods. Good support available with an ever-growing SA client base. Minimum two-three years’ experience with good communication skills essential. Competitive salary with VDS and VCI funded. Phone Thomas on +353 86 832 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
SA only vet wanted for expanding mixed practice. Currently four-vet/three-nurse team. All mod cons including US machines, digital X ray, scope, blood machines/lab. One-in-five rota with overtime pay and Mondays off in-lieu. Progressive, friendly, dynamic, team environment. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Four weeks holidays a year plus three days CPD and CERT level study funded for the right candidate. Candidates must have at least two years SA experience. CV and cover letter to email@example.com
We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic small animal vet to join our team in Abbeyville Veterinary Hospital. We are an independently run, progressive practice with a purpose built and well-equipped hospital in Cork City. Experience preferred, CPD encouraged and salary commensurable with experience. Please email your CV and Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Oaklawns Veterinary Surgery, Carlow, requires a full-time veterinary surgeon to join a busy mixed practice. Team of five vets and three nurses with all mod cons. VDS cover, mileage included. CPD encouraged and supported. Please direct CVs with cover letter to email@example.com
Gortlandroe Veterinary Clinic require part-time small animal veterinary surgeon to assist with our expanding caseload. Experience and good communication skills essential. Digital x-ray, blood machines etc. Flexible working arrangements possible. No out-of-hours work. If interested, please phone Michael on +353 86 834 8965 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Deelside Veterinary Clinic requires VS to join four-person practice in Co. Limerick. Very mixed practice: 60% cattle (mainly dairying), 20% equine, 20% SA. New ultramodern purpose-built premises. All mod cons: DR + CR x-ray systems, ultrasound scanners, biochemistry/haematology blood machines, endoscope, handheld testing recording equipment etc. Ideally applicant with experience but would consider new graduate. CPD encouraged and funded. Salary dependent on experience. One-in-four rota. Email email@example.com
O’Dowd Veterinary. Full-time, experienced, Administrator/Receptionist required. Five days per week including one Saturday per month. Minimum two years’ experience in similar role. The ideal candidate will take ownership of this role, engaging in a range of duties and responsibilities to support the busy team. Please forward your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday 23rd April.
Ennis vet clinic require a full-time/part-time SA vet in our purpose-built clinic. Digital radiography, inhouse biochemistry and haematology analysers and full dental suite including digital dental radiography. Located in the lovely vibrant town of Ennis, and with the beautiful coastline of the Wild Atlantic Way right on our doorstep. No on-call. VCI/VDS and CPD allowance. Salary commensurate with experience. CV to email@example.com or call Meghan on +353 89 435 3230.
VS required for 100% SA role at Glen Veterinary, Tipperary Town. Five days a week, no OOH. One Saturday in three with day off in lieu. This is an exciting opportunity to work in our beautiful, new, purpose-built veterinary hospital. We provide an exceptional working environment with all mod cons available, and are expanding the services we provide to our increasing patient base. CPD provided and encouraged. At least two years’ experience is essential. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
VS required for 100% LA role with our experienced team at Glen Veterinary, Tipperary. This job is in a predominantly dairy area and we provide our farmers with a comprehensive service which includes all aspects of herd health, with a specific emphasis on fertility work and ultrasound scanning. 1:6 rota. CPD is provided and actively encouraged. Experience would be an advantage but not essential. Travel expenses or vehicle provided depending on preference. Contact email@example.com
O’Dowd Veterinary, Co. Louth. Full-time veterinary surgeon required. 50% companion animal, 50% farm animal, no equine. One-in-four rota. Salary commensurate with experience. VDS and mileage included. CPD encouraged and funded. Open to recent graduates and experienced vets. Please forward your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Glen Veterinary, Tipperary Town and Ballylanders, Co. Limerick, require a vet to join our eight-vet team. 50% SA/50% LA. Full-time, part-time and new graduate applications welcome. New modern facilities and excellent support structures in place. CPD funded and encouraged. Vehicle provided with fuel allowance. Contact email@example.com
Mixed VS required for independent mixed practice in Convoy, Co. Donegal. 75% farm animal, 25% small animal. 1:4 rota. Enthusiastic team. Work vehicle provided. Good support and back up. Beautiful location. Extensive investment in equipment and facilities ongoing. Other benefits discussed at interview, attractive package. CPD encouraged and funded. Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required to start August/September time. Tyrone/Donegal border. 13-vet, Tier 2 RCVS practice requires VS to start over summer months. Young, friendly team working in well-equipped, purpose-built premises. Good mix of both large and companion animals. Great rota and back up always available. Contact Parkview vets for more info. Phone +44 28 7138 2636 or email@example.com
Athlone Veterinary Clinic, a long-established mixed practice under new independent management, would like to welcome a fifth vet to our expanding practice. We are well-equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, blood analyzers, dental equipment. Genuine mixed farm/small animal practice with minimal equine work. Generous salary, benefits and time off in lieu of weekends worked. One-in-four rota. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time or part-time veterinary surgeon required for mixed, well-equipped practice in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick. 70% SA/30% LA. Newcastle West Pet Vet Clinic offers a friendly working environment and good support. Not much OOH. Experience an advantage. Excellent remuneration, commensurate with experience. Applications to email@example.com
We are on the hunt for a full or part-time VS with more than two years’ experience for a SA clinic in the heart of Mayo. We are a friendly and fun team in a newly built clinic with excellent facilities and lovely clients. We work five days a week with a small amount of OOH. Please apply with your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Ark Vetcare, Kilmacud, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin requires a small animal veterinary surgeon. We offer excellent terms and working conditions in a fully equipped modern practice. Good working rota with OOH covered by an emergency clinic. Welcoming friendly team. New graduates welcome. Apply with CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Auburn Veterinary Hospital, Mullingar, requires a VS to complete our team. 70% SA/30% LA. Mixed role. One-in-four rota. The successful candidate will work in a well-equipped practice and enjoy the support of our friendly and skilled staff. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Enda on +353 86 803 8066.
Full-time LA vet required in Finbarr Kiernan Veterinary, Cavan. Position involves working as part of a nine-vet team with excellent support staff and mentoring available. One-in-four rota with two vets covering OOH work. Interest in herd health a bonus. Balanced spread of dairy, suckler and sheep work. Super package for suitable candidate. Experience preferred but not essential. Salary based on experience. Email email@example.com or call +353 49 433 1031.
Progressive five-vet mixed practice based in the beautiful Mournes, Co. Down, requires two mixed vets. Ideally one having a bias towards SA and one a bias towards LA. Small radius of cover. 6pm finish Monday to Friday. Experienced vet nurses. Modern equipment. Attractive salary commensurate with experience. Excellent support, paid professional fees, generous CPD allowance, company vehicle/vehicle allowance. Accommodation and mobile phone. Contact Liam on +44 77 3637 2352 or send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required to join the team at Lismore Vets. The practice is located in the sunny south east with friendly clientele. Varied workload offering good experience in medical, surgical and fertility cases in a mixed practice. Experience preferred but we would happily support a new graduate. Good rota with supportive on-call. Excellent package on offer. Enquiries and CVs to email@example.com
Westgate Veterinary Hospital, Drogheda, Co. Louth, require a small animal veterinary surgeon for very busy practice including a branch clinic. Full-time and part-time hours available. Generous rota with seven veterinary surgeons and ten veterinary nurses. VCI and VDS fees paid. CPD paid for and encouraged. Cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pawsawhile, Trim and Navan, require a vet to join our busy small animal clinics. Experience preferred as some sole charge. Well-equipped veterinary clinic: digital x-ray, in house IDEXX haematology, biochemistry and urinalysis. Excellent package available for the right candidate including generous leisure rota, CPD allowance and VDS. Apply to email@example.com
Position now available in a busy SA clinic with a friendly working environment in north Monaghan. Experienced part-time SA vet required 3-4 days a week. This is an exciting opportunity to join our fully equipped practice with digital x-ray machine, in house bloods, dental equipment etc. Good support available with an ever-growing SA client base. Salary commensurate with experience. Cover letter and CV to Orielvet@gmail.com
Ashwood Veterinary Centre require a full-time vet. Busy mixed practice with hospital accreditation and all the usual mod cons. 80% LA/20% SA with a one-in-four rota. Great mix of routine medical, surgical and fertility work. If you are interested in working in a dynamic environment with a friendly, supportive team, we want to hear from you. Salary dependent on experience and new graduates welcome! VDS and expenses paid with CPD encouraged and funded. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or
Head of Immunodiagnostic Branch. Ref: IRC262978. Salary: £58,676 – £66,075. Department: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI). Location: AFBI Stormont, Stoney Road, Belfast, BT4 3SD. For more information and to apply, please visit www.nicsrecruitment.org.uk.
Application forms must be submitted no later than 12:00 noon (UK time), Monday 19th April 2021.
We are a busy first opinion clinic in Newry, Co. Down. We require a third vet to join our small animal team. Position open to new graduates and experienced vets and salary commensurate with experience. All the usual toys. CPD funded and encouraged. Contact email@example.com or call +44 77 3950 7679.
We are a busy mixed practice in Newry, Co. Down. We are looking for a LA vet with a passion for farm animal practice. The position is open to experienced vets and new graduates sharing a rota between seven colleagues. Easiscans, blood machines, bull fertility equipment and a van and accommodation provided. Interested? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 77 3950 7679.
Barrowvale Veterinary Clinic require an experienced SA vet to cover maternity leave, beginning in April 2021. Possible long-term prospects for the right candidate. Cover consists of four days per week with no on-call and no weekend work. Progressive practice with all mod cons including blood machines, digital x-ray and ultrasound. Excellent nursing team and support staff. Contact Lisa by emailing email@example.com
Full-time VS required for independent, progressive, SA hospital. All mod cons: DR x-ray machine, new top of the range ultrasound scanner, new dental machine, full in-house lab. No OOH's. Hours can be flexible if required. Surgical experience and a keen interest in surgery is essential. Backed up by a team of three fully qualified RVN's. VCI and VDS fees covered. 35 mins on train and bus routes to Dublin. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
VS required to join our busy mixed practice. Growing dynamic working environment with a friendly team. Well-equipped veterinary clinic: digital x-ray, in house IDEXX haematology, biochemistry and urinalysis. Full surgical suite. LA 50%/SA% 30/Equine 20%. Excellent T&Cs with long-term prospects available. CPD, VCI and VDS covered. New graduates welcome. Salary DOE. CVs to email@example.com or further enquiries to +353 87 936 7307.
TB Testers required. Due to expansion and increase in workload Parklands are seeking TB testers based in Co. Tyrone. Experience preferred but not essential. Please contact Eamon Donnelly on +44 79 1909 3858 or Philip Abernethy on +44 79 7199 8451 for more information.
Mixed vets required. Parklands wish to seek motivated and enthusiastic mixed animal vets based in Co. Tyrone. Offering great clinical case load. Fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Experience preferred but not essential as new graduates will be supported. Contact Eamon Donnelly on +44 79 1909 3858 or Philip Abernethy on +44 79 7199 8451.
Full/part-time small animal vet required to join the four-vet team at Ballygaddy Veterinary Clinic. Purpose-built small animal clinic with digital x-ray, in house bloods, ultrasound scanner and surgery suite. No OOH. Flexible hours for suitable candidate. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively phone +353 86 255 0635 to express interest.
Full-time LA vet required to join the four-vet team at Ballygaddy Veterinary Clinic. One-in-three/one-in-four weekend rota. Experience preferred, but not essential. Salary commensurate with experience. Balanced spread of dairy, suckler and sheep work, with a small amount of equine. CVs to email@example.com or alternatively phone +353 86 255 0635 to express interest.
Duleek Veterinary Hospital requires a part-time, experienced SA vet, flexible hours. Well-equipped SA practice, no ooh. For further information please contact +353 86 823 9182.
Duleek Veterinary Hospital requires a vet for mixed (60% LA/40% SA) practice. LA mainly dairy. Experience preferred. 1:4 rota. All mod cons. Remuneration commensurate with experience. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 86 031 3811.
LA vet position available in Fermanagh. We are looking for an enthusiastic vet to join our four-vet practice in Enniskillen. Vehicle and accommodation provided. One-in-four rota with support always available. Salary commensurate with experience and CPD actively encouraged and funded. New graduates welcome. New purpose-built practice with excellent facilities. Contact email@example.com or phone +44 28 6632 2196.
MyVet Lucan, CA hospital seek an additional vet. What can we offer you? Modern clinic, great equipment (including CT), fun co-workers who support each other, interesting cases, daily rounds, 15 minute consults, no sole charge, no on-call, generous salary, copious supply of chocolate and fantastic chats over surgery. What's not to love? CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required to join our four-vet team at Ark Veterinary Clinic, Tullow, Co. Carlow. 60% LA/40% SA. All mod cons, digital x-ray, In house IDEXX. No late clinics or equine work. One-in-four rota with three full weekends off. VDS cover provided. Salary €60k. All equipment supplied. Experience essential. Email Kieran at email@example.com
VS required to cover maternity May-January 2022. Independent, progressive, busy purpose-built small animal hospital. All mod cons - new lab, hydrotherapy, ultrasound, dental suite etc. Good rota with some on-call; will include large animal cover. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for maternity leave cover at Carn Vet Clinic, Carndonagh, Co. Donegal. 60% LA/40% SA, flexible 1:4 rota. Well-equipped, progressive XLVet practice, experienced nursing team. Excellent support and OOH backup. On-site LA clinic facilities. Generous package and negotiable T&Cs. Email CV to email@example.com or ring Fidelma +353 86 838 6853.
KMC Veterinary requires a LA veterinary surgeon to join our team in Loughrea, Co. Galway. One-in-three on-call rota. VDS Cover, VI practice membership and CPD encouraged and paid for. XLVet practice with a focus on excellence. Salary commensurate with experience. Vehicle can be included in the package for a suitable candidate. Apply with CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Oaklawn Veterinary Surgery, Carlow, requires two full-time veterinary surgeons for busy mixed practice with all mod cons. VDS cover, mileage included. CPD encouraged and supported. Please direct CVs with cover letter to email@example.com
Veterinary surgeon required to join three-person mixed practice in midlands town, Portlaoise. Some experience preferred but not essential. Good support provided. New graduates considered. CPD encouraged and funded. Contact
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 at firstname.lastname@example.org
Two vets required for a small animal hospital in Doha, Qatar. One vet focused on small animal internal medicine, the other focused on small animal surgery. Immediate appointment. The right candidate will enjoy: tax free salary; company accommodation; paid leave; air ticket with annual leave; medical insurance and more. Please send detailed CV to email@example.com
Experience why the world loves Canada! Affordability, adventure, friendly people, universal healthcare and beautiful scenery. Grey Bruce Pet Hospital requires a full-time SA VS to join our team of five vets and six RVTs. We are entering a new state-of-the-art building in the Spring that will feature an entire rehabilitation wing with an underwater treadmill, laser, chiropractic care, and stem cell therapy. Experience preferred, new graduates considered.Email Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org