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 surgeon required. Deelside Veterinary Clinic, West Limerick. Three-person mixed practice expanding to four person. New purpose-built clinic nearly completed. 60% dairy/20% SA/20% equine. New graduate considered. Salary negotiable depending on experience. All mod cons - digital x-ray, endoscope, haematology and biochemistry analysers, ultrasound scanners. Replies to email@example.com
Portlaoise Veterinary Clinic seeks a SA veterinary surgeon for maternity leave. The clinic is equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental cart, blood analyser. The ideal candidate would have a minimum of two years’ experience. The position is a three-day week with no OOH. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required to join our five-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. Position may suit a new or recent graduate. Equipment supplied. Email Kieran at email@example.com
Westgate Veterinary Hospital, Drogheda, Co. Louth. Seeks enthusiastic VS, preferably experienced, new grads considered, for busy mixed practice (60% SA/40% LA). Currently six vets and seven RVNs. Equally shared weekend and OOH rota. Generous holidays. CPD encouraged and funded. VDS covered. Email firstname.lastname@example.org FAO: William Burgess.
Full-time veterinary practitioner required for SA position in Cork City. Good rota and working environment in this eight-vet practice team based in a new purpose-built hospital. CPD and career progression encouraged and supported. CPD/VDS/VCI fees funded. Experience preferred but not essential. Good support provided to new and recent graduates. Email CV to email@example.com
Castle Veterinary Group - Co. Down N. Ireland seeks VS to fill roll in our expanding busy young mixed practice. Two modern well-equipped purpose-built surgeries assisted by qualified nursing staff, digital x-ray, ultrasound, ECG etc. Excellent salary and rota. Car and accommodation supplied if necessary. Contact Adrian on +44 77 1062 8460 or +44 28 4461 7077 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Part-time veterinary surgeon required to cover maternity leave in mixed practice (sheep and SA only) in Roundwood Veterinary Practice, Co. Wicklow starting October. All mod cons - digital x-ray, haematology, biochemistry and ultrasound machine. No OOH. Please apply with CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Full-time enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required to join our team in Ballina Veterinary Clinic, Ballina, Co. Mayo. Interest in small animal an advantage but not essential. Digital x-ray, in house laboratory, gas anaesthetic and ultrasound. Excellent salary and expenses, out of hour bonus. Contact +353 87 967 9708 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Small animal vet required at A Country Practice Veterinary Clinic, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. Flexible rota with one weekend in four. We are a 100% small animal practice with a friendly working environment. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental and blood machines etc. Good support available. Apply with CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Applewood Veterinary Clinic looking for enthusiastic, experienced VS. The ideal candidate should have at least one year experience in SA practice and must be confident with standard consultations/surgeries. The offer includes; work in busy/progressive practice, CPD's encouraged and funded, extra bonus for OOH, excellent salary for ideal candidate. Part time/full time position available. Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet wanted for mixed practice in Claudy, Co. Derry. Well-equipped rural premises, close to city, hills and beaches. Farm base with growing SA clientele (40%+). One-in-four rota. Transport/accommodation provided. Six weeks holidays + 5 days CPD funded and encouraged. Graduates welcome with solid mentoring and guaranteed back-up. Salary negotiable on experience. www.vetni.co.uk/category/ni-vacancies/ for further details. CV to email@example.com, phone +44 28 7133 8777.
Veterinary surgeon required for a progressive, expanding mixed veterinary hospital in Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford (Moyne Veterinary Hospital). On-site digital x-ray, ultrasound, haematology and biochemistry and gas anaesthesia. Position is 90% SA/10% LA with a one-in-six rota, good support and a young enthusiastic team. Please send CV application to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Tomas on +353 87 830 8866.
Veterinary surgeon required for full-time position in a mixed practice (no equine) in Kells, Co. Meath (Kelly's Veterinary Clinic) starting June/July. All mod cons (digital x-ray, blood machines, ultrasound, etc). Minimum three years’ experience in both large and small. Good conditions for the right applicant. TVI meat inspection work available locally. Email CV to email@example.com or phone Ross on +353 87 6568925.
SA veterinary surgeon required for full-time position in mixed practice in Kells, Co. Meath (Kelly's Veterinary Clinic) starting June/July. All mod cons (digital x-ray, blood machines, ultrasound, etc). Minimum of three years’ SA experience required. Good conditions for the right applicant. TVI meat inspection work available locally. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Ross on +353 87 656 8925.
Ark VetCare, Foxrock. SA vet required. What do you want from your job? How many days a week do you want to work? Do you want to work in a nice building, all mod cons with friendly staff and a busy case load? You tell us and we will listen! We are happy to be flexible! CV and cover letter to email@example.com
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, generous time off, one-in-five weekend rota. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Francis Veterinary Clinic, Graigcullen, Co. Carlow. Veterinary surgeon required for maternity leave cover, starting August 2019. Good conditions for the right candidate. Modern practice with excellent, experienced nursing support. Experience is preferred. For more information email email@example.com
Enthusiastic experienced veterinary surgeon required for progressive friendly multivet farm animal practice in Trim, Co. Meath (Patrick Farrelly and Partners). Excellent salary and one-in-five rota. Interests in herd health and further education supported. Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for mixed practice in Tyrone. Enthusiastic full-time colleague required to join expanding eight-vet mixed practice in the county town of Omagh in Tyrone. New purpose-built surgery and all mod cons with friendly nursing staff. One-in-six weekends first on-call. Email covering letter and CV to email@example.com or phone Cathal on +44 77 1287 1555.
VS required for genuine mixed practice in Portumna. Varied caseload of farm/SA/equine. Good conditions for right applicant, position and workload very flexible according to applicants situation. Good back up and support from experienced friendly staff. Rota 1:3 to 1:4. TVI work available locally. Experience preferred but not essential. Excellent long-term opportunity. Victoria Nicholson +353 87 000 0470. firstname.lastname@example.org
Part-time SA vet required for the Green Veterinary Centre, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Beautiful area, relaxed atmosphere, lovely clients. No on-call. Minimum of two years SA experience required. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, gas anaesthetic, ECG and dental equipment. If interested, please ring Niamh on +353 86 801 2128 or email your CV to email@example.com
Full-time SA VS required for progressive friendly SA practice in Tullamore. Modern purpose-built hospital, well-equipped (digital x-ray, haematology/biochemistry, dental etc.) Looking for caring, enthusiastic vet to join the team. Lovely clients and nice down to earth staff. Three years’ experience and an interest in surgery preferable, salary commensurate with experience. CPD encouraged and funded. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Part-time SA vet required to cover maternity leave in mixed practice in Kells, Co. Meath (Kelly's Veterinary Clinic) starting July. All mod cons (digital x-ray, blood machines, ultrasound, etc). Mainly Saturday clinic but more dates available. Experience in mixed a plus. Please email CV to email@example.com or phone Ross on +353 87 656 8925.
Brayvet, 100% companion animal - experienced vet required. May–September full time position, may lead to ¾ full time position longer term. No on-call. Two surgical theatres with fully experienced nursing teams. Endoscopy, imaging, orthopaedics, separate Cats Only Clinic. CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
MD O’Sullivan Vet Clinic, Bunclody, Co. Wexford. VS required mixed practice. Varied workload, from well-remunerated TB testing to clinic, x-ray/scope/scanner/gas anaesthesia. One-in-three weekend rota for initial six-month post. Contact Diarmuid on email@example.com or phone +353 87 258 3332.
Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required to join our team in Ballina Veterinary Clinic, Ballina, Co. Mayo. Interest in small animal an advantage but not essential. Digital x-ray, in house laboratory, gas anaesthetic and ultrasound. Excellent salary and expenses, out of hours bonus. Contact +353 87 967 9708 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
VS required for mixed, four-person practice, Glenamaddy Veterinary Clinic, Co. Galway. Purpose-built large and small animal surgeries with equine stocks. Digital x-ray, scanners, dental and blood machines etc. Work vehicle available if required. Please email email@example.com or phone +353 87 254 3722 after 6pm.
Full-time vet required to join our three-vet mixed practice (70% LA/30% SA) starting July 1. One-in-three OOH rota. Experience desirable but not essential, good support provided to recent graduate. We are a progressive, well equipped and friendly practice. Excellent terms, conditions and long-term prospects for suitable candidate. Please apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org