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.
Part-time SA vet required for the Green Veterinary Centre, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Beautiful location, relaxed working environment, lovely clients. No on-call. Minimum two years SA experience required. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, ecg, gas anaesthetic, and dental equipment. Ring Niamh on +353 86 801 2128 or email CV to email@example.com
Interested in a four-and-a-half day week? One-in-four rota with ample time off and CPD? Mitchelstown Veterinary Hospital is looking for a veterinary surgeon to join our busy mixed practice. We are a hospital premises with excellent facilities and staff. Give us a call on +353 87 603 7694 or email CV to mitchelstownveterinaryhospital@
VS required at East Limerick Veterinary Centre. We are a three-vet mixed practice, (65% LA/35% SA), located 10 minutes from Limerick City in a dairying area. Newly refurbished, well-equipped premises with friendly staff and clientele. Some LA experience essential. Excellent pay and conditions commensurate with experience. Long term prospects available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Peter Burke on +353 87 85 71068.
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.
The DSPCA has an opportunity for a motivated, experienced VS to join our dynamic veterinary team in the DSPCA Shelter. This position requires someone who is passionate about animal welfare, works well as part of a team and thrives in a fast-paced, challenging environment. At least two years’ experience required. Full-time position (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm) with a 1:4 weekend on-call rota. CVs to email@example.com
Veterinary surgeon positions. Dubai Marina and Jumeirah locations. Full-time. Minimum five years small animal experience. Competitive tax-free remuneration. Medical insurance, 30 calendar days annual leave, annual flight allowance, CPD. Work permit and visa. www.britishvethospital.com. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Duleek Veterinary Hospital requires a vet for mixed (60% LA/40% SA) practice. LA predominantly dairy. Experience preferred. 1:3 rota. Keen interest in both large and small animal essential. Contact +353 86 031 3811.
Avenue Veterinary Hospital, Dundalk. We are looking for a veterinary surgeon, for immediate start. The position offers plenty of room to expand and develop your medical and surgical skills, in a busy 100% SA hospital. Equally shared rota and time off. Apply with your CV to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Old Church Vets, Ballyshannon, seek a mixed animal, full-time vet to join our supportive team. 50% SA/50% LA with some equine. We are committed to excellent clinical outcomes and client satisfaction. The XLVet Graduate Mentor Programme is available to recent graduate. CPD to cert level encouraged. 1:5 rota. Opportunity for personal and professional development. Apply to email@example.com
Athlone Veterinary Clinic is seeking an additional mixed practice vet. Experience preferred, but exceptional new graduate candidates will be considered. Our practice is well equipped with digital xray, ultrasound, blood analysers etc. 50% LA/50% SA practice with a rapidly growing SA case load. Time off in lieu of weekends worked, with a one-in-four rota. Great package and opportunity to grow. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Ballaghaderreen Veterinary Clinic. 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.
Veterinary surgeon required for large mixed animal practice in South Tipperary. Part-time (2-3 days per week with one OOH on-call). 90% SA work. All mod cons and friendly work environment. Experience in surgery and internal medicine and strong work initiative essential. Please email application to firstname.lastname@example.org with CV.
Castle Vets require an experienced 100% SA vet for maternity cover from the start of February to end of September 2021. One-in-four weekends on-call and one-in-two weeknights on-call. One-in-two Saturdays. Time off in lieu of Saturdays worked. Excellent day time rota with 2-3 early finishes a week or late starts if on-call. No evening clinics. Well-equipped practice with all mod cons (digital x-ray, idexx blood machines, ultrasound). Great support staff. CVs to email@example.com
Full-time vet required for a progressive six-vet practice (Smith and Foley Veterinary Surgeons) with two veterinary hospitals in Kells and Navan, County Meath. 60% LA (mainly dairy)/40% companion animal. Experience preferred but not essential. Friendly team, one-in-five rota, competitive salary. All mod-cons available. Mobile phone, CPD, VDS cover and VCI fees fully funded. 20 days annual leave as well as additional leave at Christmas and most bank holidays. CV to Donal at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ballybrown Equine Clinic, Limerick require an experienced vet to join our team for maternity leave cover from February-August 2021. One-in-four rota. Thoroughbred stud farm client base, with appointment-based varied cases at the clinic yard each afternoon. Racehorse and Sporthorse work also. Interesting and rewarding caseload. CPD actively encouraged. All usual modern equipment, in-house lab and great support team. CV to email@example.com
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. Contact David on +353 87 222 1655 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced VS required for mixed practice in Ballina Veterinary Clinic. 50% SA/50% LA. We are looking to add a fourth vet to our existing team. Fully equipped to hospital standard. An interest in SA work is required. 1:6 weekend rota with days off in lieu of weekend days worked. Part-time also considered. Excellent package available. CVs to email@example.com or +353 87 967 9708.
Experienced full-time vet position available starting from 1st December 2020 in a busy SA clinic in Dundalk, Co. Louth. Very friendly team and fully equipped modern practice, good OOH rota. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Anna at +353 87 239 4799.
Part-time SA veterinary surgeon to join our team at Kelly's Veterinary Clinic, in Kells, Co. Meath. Minimum three years’ experience required. Red meat inspection a bonus. All mods cons. Please send CV to email@example.com or contact Ross on +353 87 656 8925.
Clondalkin Animal Clinic. Full-time friendly receptionist required for busy West Dublin SA veterinary clinic. Experience working in a similar position would be ideal but not essential. Knowledge of basic animal care required. Role will also involve some accounts/administration etc. but will also include working closely with the vets and nurses. Immediate start. CVs to Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org
LA vet required. Three Valleys Veterinary, Co. Fermanagh. Enthusiastic new grad or a more experienced vet who enjoys a varied and busy caseload focused mainly on large animal. Two days in lieu of weekends worked and a 1/4 rota with no second on-call. Accommodation and vehicle available. CPD provided. Contact Noel Doyle +44 77 7570 0994 or email email@example.com
Pet Hospital has an exciting opportunity available for a full-time, experienced veterinary nurse to join our busy friendly team in our modern premises. 41 hours per week. No OOH. CPD is encouraged. Salary offered is negotiable based on experience. Please send CV and letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applewood Veterinary Clinic require a SA vet. Modern, busy clinic with all in house equipment: digital x-ray; ultrasound; gas anaesthesia; advanced anaesthetic monitoring. We offer: good salary package for ideal candidate, CPD's, VCI's and VDS fees paid by the company. We expect at least one-year experience in SA practice, good clinical and surgical skills, special interest in one of the following areas: cardiology, ophtalmology, dentistry, diagnostic imaging, orthopaedic surgeries or exotics. CVs to email@example.com
Veterinary surgeon wanted for mixed practice (70% LA/30% SA) in Lismore Vets, Co. Waterford. All the usual equipment: x-ray, ultrasound, blood machines. Good rota and support given. Experience preferred but is not essential. CPD encouraged and funded. Email Pat at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 87 745 8982.
Westgate Veterinary Hospital, Drogheda, Co. Louth, require a full-time veterinary surgeon. Progressive, expanding, mixed, seven-vet practice. Well-equipped with all mod cons. Remuneration including funded CPD commensurate with experience. Email applications and CV to email@example.com
O'Shea Bramley & Breen, Wexford town. Enthusiastic VS required to join our mixed practice team. 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.
South Dublin Vets, based in Terenure and Dundrum, are looking for an experienced VS to join our friendly, progressive practice. Ample opportunity to nurture and develop surgical and medical skills in a supportive environment. Salary commensurate with experience. CV and cover letter to email@example.com
SA vet required at A Country Practice Veterinary Clinic. Flexible rota with one-weekend-in-three on-call. Full-time role preferably but part-time also considered. 100% SA practice with a friendly working environment. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental and blood machines etc. Good support available. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced vet wanted for expanding practice in Athboy, Co. Meath. Large animal position, mostly dairy. One-in-three rota. A genuine interest in clinical and repro work is essential for this role. Contact Padraig Farrell on +353 86 987 0348 or email email@example.com
Treaty Veterinary Clinic has a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, full-time receptionist to join our team. 100% SA. Must provide exceptional customer service and care to meet the expanding needs of our clients and their pets. Requires someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, is a quick learner and has excellent time management skills. May suit a veterinary nurse who may want to move into this area. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mulroy Veterinary seeks an enthusiastic SA vet at Letterkenny SA Veterinary Hospital. All mod-cons including digital x-ray, ultrasound, gas anaesthetic and idexx blood machines. Beautiful location with friendly clientele. Successful candidate will join an enthusiastic, driven nine-vet team. One-in-six rota. Experience preferred. CVs to email@example.com or call +353 86 667 7867.
Riverinny Veterinary Clinic, Ballymahon, Co. Longford has an opening for a VS to join a progressive 70/30 mixed practice. Fully-equipped VCI accredited clinic. All applications welcome. Good support for recent graduate. Salary and conditions negotiable depending on experience. Long-term prospects for right candidate. Contact Pat McGrath at firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time SA vet required for Suirside Veterinary Clinic, Carrick-on-Suir. A nine-vet 50% SA/50% LA mixed practice. We have lovely clients, a very supportive team and excellent facilities including digital x-ray, Idexx Lab, Laser, Scope, Ultrasound and ECG. CPD encouraged and funded. One-in-four rota and competitive salary depending on experience. CVs to email@example.com
Ark Veterinary Hospital requires a VS with post graduate orthopaedic/general surgical training and experience. Four-vet hospital, frequently receiving interesting and challenging referrals from neighbouring practices. This position may be part or full-time. May suit a colleague who can further the orthopaedic/surgical caseload or alternatively a colleague who plans to work less and enjoy the scenic surroundings and accompanying lifestyle. T&Cs negotiable. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time VS urgently wanted for a progressive, mixed nine-vet referral practice. Practices in Athy, Portlaoise, Carlow and Rathcoole. All close to Dublin. Experience essential. Excellent rota with good support and back up. Vehicle provided with attractive salary. Full Irish driving licence essential. CPD encouraged and with 5 GP certificate holders, we have a highly skilled experienced nursing team, further career advancement is possible. Email email@example.com
The Veterinary Surgery, one of the oldest practices, in Doha, Qatar, hosting FIFA World Cup 2022 with varied leisure time activities, is looking for a culturally competent SA vet with five years’ experience. We offer tax-free salary, accommodation, medical insurance, transportation and one month of paid vacation. Interested?
Make the smart move to a better you at Kilcoole Vets, Co. Wicklow. Full-time/part-time SA vet positions. Progressive, fun, energetic, well established SA hospital team seeks experienced SA vets (minimum three years) with a passion for best practice, excellent client care and professionalism. No OOH, great rota, modern toys, supportive caring environment. CV with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced part-time SA vet required for busy, purpose-built hospital in Dublin 15. Minimum fixed term contract of one year. Must be a competent surgeon with good communication skills. One weekend in four, and no OOH. Please send CVs to email@example.com
SA veterinary hospital requires a part time, experienced, SA vet for 20 hours per week to join our happy team. More work hours possible if that is required. Extra skills would be a bonus. No out-of-hours work. CPD allowance. We are a friendly, patient obsessed, modern practice. Nice working environment with good T&Cs. Phone or call in anytime to see what we are about or to discuss the role. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
VS required for our independent mixed 12-vet practice. Full or part-time considered. Experienced vets or new graduates welcome (excellent mentoring and support program). Excellent weekly rota consisting of two evening clinics, two early finishes and only one night on-call every week. One weekend first on call every 10 weeks. Email cover letter and CV to email@example.com or phone +44 28 9266 2661 and speak to Joy, Michael, Iain or Christine.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org