For information on placing a classified in the Veterinary Ireland Journal, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please return all correspondence with box numbers to IFP Media, Castlecourt, Monkstown Farm, Glenageary, Co. Dublin
Please confirm your full Veterinary Ireland Membership Number. Membership numbers are available from Veterinary Ireland HQ on 01 457 7976.
Code of Practice for advertising positions in the Veterinary Ireland Journal Classifieds section
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:
Name of the person/practice placing the ad; and
Town and county in which the person/practice is based.
In addition, where applicable, the following could also be included:
Type of job being advertised, eg. mixed practice/companion animal/large animal/equine/exotics and full-Time/part-time/locum/maternity leave; etc.;
Experience required, eg. suitability of job for new or recent graduate/ experienced veterinary surgeon;
Transparent contact details: ie. personal/practice email address and/or personal/practice telephone contact details (mobile/landline).
Salary/remuneration where applicable;
Annual leave and public holiday arrangements;
Breakdown of work offered, eg. 50% large animal/50% small animal, etc.;
Rota and out-of-hours arrangements;
Additional information about position, eg. accommodation; telephone; CVE allowance; vehicle/fuel allowance; Veterinary Ireland membership/VCI/VDS fees, etc.
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 email@example.com”
The updated Code is now being introduced by Veterinary Ireland and IFP Media and all those advertising job vacancies are requested to comply with this Code of Practice.
While allowing for an introductory period, the National Council has determined that all classifieds printed in the VIJ will need to comply with this Code from the October 2017 print edition of the VIJ.
Please note that any classifieds not complying with this Code from October onwards 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.
Capable and experienced farm animal vet required to work two nights per week and approximately one weekend in four. Must be capable of sole charge. Locum rates. Position flexible. Initial six-month basis may lead to longer term or different hours if desired. Accommodation available. Very good remuneration for right candidate. Portumna vet clinic, Co. Galway. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Trade Genetics is private SA clinic based in Thurles. Looking for VS on flexible contract piece work. Hourly rate €50-€75 for basic surgery. Further opportunity for driven motivated candidate might be available or suitable as satellite clinic. Contact John Tuohy to discuss on +353 86 819 0076 or +353 504 58900. Email email@example.com
Experienced mainly large animal vet required for mixed practice in Ballina, Co. Mayo. 60% LA (cattle and equine) 40% SA. 1:3 rota in spring otherwise 1:6. well equipped, good back up, varied case load. excellent terms and conditions depending on experience. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 87 967 9708.
Enthusiastic vet required to join our four-vet team in Wexford. We are a multisite mixed practice split 65% LA (mostly dairy)\35% SA. Part of the XL Vets group. OOH rota shared equally. All the usual equipment. Excellent package on offer. Please contact/send CV to email@example.com or phone +353 53 913 4140.
Animal care assistant required by North Dublin based small animal hospital group. This position will suit a person happy and comfortable working with pets and in a veterinary hospital environment. No previous experience required as training will be given. Friendly disposition and happy to work as part of a veterinary team essential. Apply with CV to MHTT@anicare.ie
Clinician required for a friendly three-vet mixed practice at Navan Veterinary Clinic, Navan, Co. Meath. Good mix of equine, large and small animal work. Excellent opportunity for new graduates with good support and backup. The practice has a friendly atmosphere. Please apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced full time small animal vet in Yeovil, Somerset, England. Modern purpose-built clinic. Fully qualified nurses, excellent facilities including digital x-ray, full Idexx Lab, scope, ultrasound, ECG etc. OOH rota shared with other practices, CPD encouraged and funded. Good remuneration package. Apply email@example.com. www.kingstonvets.co.uk
Full time vet required for dairy practice close to Cork city. Experience preferred, new graduate considered commission/salary based. Send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone +353 87 253 0842.
Full-time companion animal vet position available at The Glen Veterinary Clinic, Tipperary Town. We are looking for somebody to join our young progressive team of six vets in a 100% SA role as we move to our new veterinary hospital in May 2018. No OOH work. Well-equipped practice and CPD is actively encouraged. Experience is essential. CVs to Kieran at email@example.com
Veterinary surgeons required for a small animal practice in New Ross and Wexford town. Excellent hospital facilities, good working rota and a very skilled and friendly staff. Experience not necessary but must be willing to work as part of a team and take sole charge when required. Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vet required for mixed practice Twin Valley Veterinary, Letterkenny, Donegal. Good mix of small and large. Well-equipped hospital, one-in-six rota. Excellent support structure and backup. Competitive salary and time off. Phone +353 86 807 7030 for further details.
Mixed practice, Moy Veterinary Clinic, Ballina, Co Mayo. We require a veterinary surgeon for a minimum of 12 months. 50% cattle (mainly suckler)\50% SA. No equine. VCI accredited SA hospital. Good support available but experience is essential. VCI/VDS paid. Salary commensurate with your experience. Possibility of a permanent full-time position at the end of the 12-month period. Applications/enquiries to email@example.com
Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required for 100% small practice in Limerick City. Full or part time considered. The practice has a friendly working atmosphere, very good rota and time off equally shared. CPD actively encouraged. We have all the mod cons. Apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary Officer - Health Products Regulatory Authority – Closing 13th March 2018. For the full role profile and application process details for this vacancy, please see the recruitment section of the HPRA website at the below link; http://www.hpra.ie/homepage/about-us/recruitment/item?t=/veterinary-officer-scientific-animal-protection&id=80780a26-9782-6eee-9b55-ff00008c97d0
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 or Ruth at email@example.com
Intern placement available at Greenmount Equine Hospital. Applicant must have degree that can be registered with the Veterinary Council of Ireland. 12 month contract. Good written and spoken English necessary. CV’s to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary surgeon required for mixed practice in Listowel, Co. Kerry. To cover for a period of six months between May to November 2018. Mostly dairy and small animal work. Possibility of a permanent full-time position for the right candidate at the end of that period. Experience essential. Good support available. Salary commensurate with experience. CVs to Tom at email@example.com
Experienced large animal veterinary surgeon required for extensive practice in west Mayo based in Castlebar. 3:1 rota, must be approved for TB testing. Terms and conditions commensurate with experience. Please contact George O’ Malley at firstname.lastname@example.org
SA vet required for Village Vets in fully equipped modern practice based in Blanchardstown. Experienced, friendly team with multiple certificate holders covering different areas of interest within the practice. Funded CPD, health insurance, clinical mentor support. Salary commensurate with experience. Please email CV to email@example.com
Animal Hospital, Castlebar requires a full-time vet to join our three-vet SA practice commencing the end of June 2018. SA experience preferred but not essential. One-in-three out of hours rota, four weeks annual leave, 40K salary negotiable depending on experience. VCI and VDS costs covered, BSAVA membership and one UK/Ireland veterinary conference fully funded per annum. CVs to Niall Curran at firstname.lastname@example.org
Enthusiastic vet required to join our four-vet team in Wexford. We are a multisite mixed practice split 65% LA (mostly dairy)/35% SA and part of the XL Vets group. OOH rota shared equally. All to usual equipment. Excellent package on offer. Please contact/send CV to email@example.com or phone +353 53 913 4140.
Vet required for large animal work in Cavan in a well–equipped modern practice. Excellent support staff and mentoring available with a one-in-four rota with two vets covering OOH work. Interest in herd health a bonus. Super package for suitable candidate. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 49 433 1031. Finbarr Keirnan Veterinary.
Vet required for mixed practice in Cavan. Excellent one-in-four rota with two vets covering OOH. Well-equipped modern hospital including digital x-ray, ultrasound and full in-house bloods. Generous nurse to vet ratio. CPD and progressive training encouraged and funded. Email email@example.com or call +353 49 433 1031. Finbarr Keirnan Veterinary.
Full time veterinary surgeon required for busy well-equipped multi-site mixed practice in Midlands/Offaly area. 70% LA/30% SA. One-in-three rota. Experienced friendly staff, good support. Part time veterinary surgeon also required as above. Please send CV to Siobhan_Dwyer@hotmail.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 28 7138 2636 for more details.
Veterinary surgeon required for The Donkey Sanctuary, Liscarroll, from 26/02/2018 to 07/05/2018, to cover maternity leave. Excellent support given. Fully equipped hospital. Digital x-ray, video endoscope, in-house lab, diode laser. 39 hour week, 5/7. Please see http://www.thedonkeysanctuary.ie/vacancies for further information.
We are in process of developing a new small animal practice in South County Dublin. We are looking to employ an experienced, compassionate and caring veterinary surgeon to help us develop this exciting new venture. There will be no OOH work, some Saturday morning work and plenty of assistance and support from other veterinary surgeons. If interested, please send a covering letter and CV to email@example.com
Part time SA vet required, mainly for consults but may be some routine surgery. No OOH. No weekends. Flexible hours for suitable candidate. Experience necessary. Please contact Suzanne on +353 86 894 9124/+353 906 439 986 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Full time 100% small animal vet job in Cork city. Salary commensurate with experience. A minimum of three years’ experience required. Usual terms and conditions. Please email email@example.com
Full time large animal vet required to join our team in Co. Mayo. Working out of our Westport and Castlebar branches. 1:4 rota. Salary commensurate with experience. Up to five days of funded CVE allowance, mileage and VDS cover. Experience preferred but not essential. Apply with CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kent & East Sussex - Milbourn Equine Vets need a full time permanent ambulatory equine vet some experience ideal. OOH one-in-five rota. Weekday hours 8.30-5.30. Fully funded CPD/Professional fees. Great location and beautiful countryside. Generous relocation package available. Please email email@example.com www.milbournequine.co.uk
Veterinary surgeon wanted for mixed practice (mainly dairy with expanding small animal) in Lismore Vets. Digital X-ray and scanner etc. 1/3 rota in spring, 1/6 rota during off season. Experience preferred but not essential. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time VS wanted for 80% SA/20% LA practice in Tralee, Co. Kerry. One-in-four rota. Minimal OOH. At least six years’ experience required. New SA hospital with all mod cons. Extensive SA internal medicine and orthopaedic experience would be an advantage. Excellent long-term partnership prospects. Email CV and cover letter to email@example.com
The Pet Hospital, Waterford, is offering an opportunity for an assistant veterinary surgeon to join our three-vet team. Our busy, well equipped and progressive small animal practice offers great terms and conditions to the suitable applicant. Experience is not essential. Please contact Tadhg on +353 87 248 7144, or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced veterinary surgeon (80% LA) required for modern practice in Cahir Vet Clinic, South Tipperary. Scanning, herd health and emergency medicine. 1:3 rota, six-vet practice, fixed working times. More details available. CV and references email to email@example.com or phone +353 86 259 7280.
Enthusiastic veterinary surgeon required for full time position at The Veterinary Centre Kanturk. Progressive mixed practice, 80% mostly dairy LA/20% SA. Excellent support and mentoring. Rota one-in-three. CPD funded. Remuneration commensurate with experience, email firstname.lastname@example.org
GCS Veterinary in Kilkenny are looking for an ambitious veterinary surgeon to work at 100% equine caseload. This position will be mostly clinic based offering a variety of cases from Lameness in both Sport Horses and Race Horses to Reproductive work. A newly built modern clinic, accommodation provided if required. Please email email@example.com
Blarney Veterinary Clinic seeks a mixed animal VA. 60% dairy, 40% companion animal practice on the edge of Cork City. Full time position with one-in-four rota. VCI and VDS fees included. All usual diagnostic toys. This position suits a progressive practitioner and CPD is encouraged and funded. Salary commensurate with experience, all candidates considered. Reply to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Irish Blue Cross, Dublin 8, is looking for a friendly outgoing person for casual/locum reception cover, mobile clinic cleaning and general cleaning duties. Queries and CV’s to email@example.com
Vet required for mixed practice Carndonagh, Co Donegal. 60% LA/40% SA, flexible 1:4 rota. Predominantly SA role an option for suitably experienced candidate. Busy well equipped, progressive practice with experienced nursing team. Recent graduate considered as excellent support and OOH backup provided. Generous package and negotiable T&C. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring Fidelma Tonry +353 86 838 6853.
Veterinary surgeon required for progressive well equipped small animal practice in Tuam, Co. Galway. Experience preferred however all candidates considered. Full time or part-time available with flexible hours. Salary commensurate with experience. Apply with cover letter and CV to Cian Lynch at email email@example.com
Full time veterinary surgeon required for long term position in three-vet mixed practice in County Kildare. 70% SA/30% farm. Some experience preferable. Well-equipped practice with digital x-ray, ultrasound, gas anaesthesia and blood machines. Rota negotiable on application. Please forward CV or interest in job to Hawkfieldvetjob@gmail.com
We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring veterinary surgeon with good communication skills to join our six-vet practice BurrenVets in coastal West Clare. Good work-life balance, 1:6 rota except for 18 weeks in spring 1:3, varied caseload 75% LA/25% SA. VDS covered, CPD, VCI, work gear allowance. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 87 251 7785.
Experienced mixed practice vet position at Glenina Vet clinic, Galway City. Progressive, well-equipped practice with flexible working environment. Member of XL vets CPD encouraged and funded. Please send CV to email@example.com or contact Colm on +353 87 653 0047.
Vet wanted for eight-vet mixed animal practice in Newry, Co. Down. Equipment includes scanners, digital x-ray and laboratory facilities. Experience not essential. Accommodation and vehicle can be supplied. Supportive veterinary and nursing team. We provide great back-up! Please contact Kieran at firstname.lastname@example.org with a CV.
VS required to join well-equipped, progressive mixed practice (50% SA/50% LA) at the Vet Clinic, Ballagh, Co. Limerick. Purpose built SA clinic. Full time position available. Experience preferred however all candidates considered. Must be approved to TB test. Friendly, supportive working environment. Vehicle and equipment supplied. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Full time experienced VS required for Ashwood Veterinary Centre, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. 1:4 rota with good back up. We are a progressive mixed practice with a purpose-built facility and all mod cons. Hospital accreditation. Apply with cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact +353 87 230 1840.
Exciting equine opportunity for an experienced vet to join our expanding equine practice in Buckinghamshire area (HP8 4AB). (Certificate holder preferred). Fantastic out of hours support. CPD and certificates are supported and encourage. A fantastic job and competitive package with a house provided awaits the successful applicant. Email CV Kylie.email@example.com
Full time large animal vet required for progressive, fully equipped mixed practice and small animal hospital in Co. Cavan. Shared rota between six vets. Qualified VNs. Xl vet practice with support and CPD available. Candidate to be approved for TB testing. Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353 87 063 8813.