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.
RVN required for full-time position in 100% CA practice in the Animal Care Hospital, Douglas, Cork. We are a friendly four-vet five-nurse team. Some experience essential. Generous CPD, T&Cs and all fees paid. Salary commensurate with experience and skills. Please send CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Wicklow Veterinary Clinic requires an enthusiastic, full-time nurse to join our team which is focused on excellence in both customer service and patient care. Experience preferred but new graduates considered as full training will be provided. Competitive salary offered. CPD encouraged and supported. Email CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary nurse required for 100% SA in Cork City. Sunbeam is an expanding progressive purpose-built hospital that offers first opinion and referral work. We have a new diplomate surgeon working out of Sunbeam and multiple Cert holders. We offer In-house CT, surgery, laparoscopy and endoscopy, and dentistry. We do our own OOH. One-in-eight weekends. IVC fees paid. Send CV to email@example.com
Mulcair Veterinary require a veterinary nurse for a full-time position, based at our Cappamore branch, Co. Limerick. Duties will include, assist at surgeries, prepare theatre and instruments, monitor animals post-surgery, internal lab work, and some reception duties. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tallaght Animal Hospital has a vacancy for a fully qualified nurse. Current nurse is Canada bound. Equally divided rota with five other colleagues at our independent hospital. Usual perks including VCI/CPD/VDS and uniform provided for. No OOH. Please contact our Head Nurse Niamh at email@example.com
Riverside Veterinary Hospital requires an RVN to join our friendly progressive small animal team. This is a full-time role with no OOH and we are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with strong customer care skills. Please send a CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Goold's Vet Clinic is looking for an enthusiastic and friendly RVN. We are a busy small animal clinic with a three-vet, four-nurse and reception team. The suitable candidate should have excellent communication skills with a passion for patient and customer care. Experience preferred but not essential. 38+ hours per week (including Saturday). No OOH. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Full-time (day) veterinary nurse required and a Sunday day nurse. Grey Abbey Veterinary Hospital, Country Kildare. No OOH, VCI fees paid, CPD encouraged and supported. You will enjoy a varied caseload and working with a supportive friendly team. For an informal chat please text Lisa on +44 79 0122 3740 or email Lisadocherty35@gmail.com
Blue Coast Veterinary Clinic requires an experienced SA veterinary nurse to cover a maternity leave, starting April 2021. Long-term position to be considered. Good skills in routine surgical and clinical medicine nursing are essential. 40 hours per week. Salary commensurate with experience. Limited OOH: 1 in 2 weeks. Email CV and cover letter to Johanna firstname.lastname@example.org
Blackrock Veterinary Clinic seeks applications from RVNs for a full-time position in South Dublin. Position may suit a junior nurse looking to advance their career or a more experienced candidate for a head nurse position. No OOH. VCI paid, CPD allowance. Email your CV to email@example.com
Spa View Veterinary Clinic require a full-time VCI registered veterinary nurse. We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with excellent communication skills and a passion for excellent patient and customer care. Please send a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Positions available for two Registered Veterinary Nurses, preferably experienced at All Care Vet Centre, Dublin 12. It is a three-vet, four-nurse and a receptionist team, Dealing exclusively with companion animals. We are looking for a caring, professional individual who expects high standards of patient care and who thrives in a busy working environment. A generous package and CPD allowance to the successful candidates. Replies to Allcarevetcentre@gmail.com
Full-time position available for a fully qualified RVN at Riverview Veterinary Group (RVG), a multi-site practice in West Cork. This position is across two of our sites, in our busy thriving hospital in Kinsale and our expanding clinic in Clonakilty. Excellent patient and customer care skills required, coupled with a willingness to work across teams. CPD allowance and VCI/VDS paid. Salary commensurate with experience. New graduates are welcome to apply. CV to email@example.com or call +353 86 809 7128.
PetVet is a state-of-the-art hospital which requires an enthusiastic, full-time nurse (part-time considered). The suitable candidate should have good communication skills to join a team which is focused on excellent customer service and patient care.
Experience preferred but not essential. Competitive salary offered. CPD encouraged and supported. Enquiries to accounts@PetVet.ie
O'Scanaill & Associates, Ashbourne & Lusk, are looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team of four vets and four nurses. Well-equipped mixed animal practice with a varied caseload. Good working roster. CPD encouraged. Salary commensurate with experience. May suit new graduate. Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
RVN required Ark Vetcare Kilmacud. We are a growing, expanding, fiercely independent and genuinely caring SA practice. We need a RVN to join our pet besotted team. Please check out our website www.arkvet.ie. To apply send a CV and a video no longer than two minutes about you and why you think you are the perfect fit to email@example.com or WhatsApp 0872442616.
RVN required Ark Vetcare Foxrock. We are a growing, expanding, fiercely independent and genuinely caring SA practice. We need a RVN to join our pet besotted team. Please check out our website www.arkvet.ie. To apply send a CV and a video no longer than two minutes about you and why you think you are the perfect fit to firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp 0872442616.
Hello RVNs...a better career is just this way. Don't miss out! VN sought to join our family of professionals in Kilcoole (five minutes from Greystones). Have you a desire to be the best you can be and to work to the highest standards of veterinary care? At KV our nurses nurse, you'll enjoy a mix of medical, surgical and consulting duties. No reception and no OOHs. Supportive fun environment where people matter. Email email@example.com
The Veterinary Clinic Ratoath, requires a veterinary nurse for a busy Small Animal Hospital and Equine Clinic in County Meath. We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working candidate to add to our team. This is a full-time position. Both experienced and new graduates welcome. Send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
McLaughlins Veterinary Clinic require a RVN to join our progressive mixed animal practice. This is a three day-a-week part-time role for eight months initially but may lead to a permanent position. Salary commensurate with experience. VDS covered and CPD paid for. Please email CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Ballinrobe Veterinary Clinic. RVN required to join our modern mixed animal practice. The position is initially for six months, however may lead on to a permanent position. We are looking for a confident nurse who loves all aspects of their role. The role is to primarily support the SA practice. It is a young dynamic team, carrying out a variety of analytical and surgical procedures. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Walsh/Fitzgerald vets require a veterinary nurse for a mixed practice in North Tipperary. We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working candidate to add to our team. Initially this position will be part-time with a view to making it a full-time position when our purpose-built premises is complete in 2021. Both experienced and new graduates welcome. Send CVs to email@example.com or phone +353 85 161 8350 after 8pm.
Deise Vets are seeking an RVN to join our expanding team. We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with excellent communication skills and a passion for patient and customer care. This is a part-time role with no OOH and mainly SA duties. Salary commensurate with experience and all levels of experience are welcome to apply. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly and supportive team here at Vetcare with branches in Athy, Carlow, Portlaoise and Rathcoole. This is a full-time permanent position which would suit an experienced veterinary nurse though recently qualified veterinary nurses would be considered. Please send CV to email email@example.com
Seeking enthusiastic RVN to join Village Vets@DSPCA, Rathfarnham. Role includes nurse consultations, inpatient care, and theater work. Experience ideal, new grads considered. In-house CPD program and further education encouraged. No OOH weekdays or weekends. Salary is dependent on experience. Employee benefits including health care. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Dublin veterinary hospital, Palmerstown is looking for a RVN. Full utilisation of all nursing skills. Our receptionists cover reception duties. We are a friendly, patient obsessed, modern practice. Nice working environment, good terms and conditions. No out-of-hours work. CPD encouraged. Please send your CV and cover letter to email@example.com or call us on +353 1 6237044.
Cork SA veterinary hospital requires an experienced veterinary nurse to join our nursing team. No OOH and good rota. Ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and work well as part of a team. We are a busy progressive practice and encourage nurses to utilise their skills in a friendly and supportive environment. Please email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Roundwood Veterinary Practice requires a RVN to join our mixed animal practice in Roundwood, Co. Wicklow. Part-time role with no OOH. Mainly small animal duties with fully equipped facilities. Salary commensurate with experience. All levels of experience welcome to apply. Email CV to email@example.com
Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a RVN to join our dedicated theatre nursing team. The successful applicant will work with three other theatre nurses, two specialist surgeons and two surgery interns. No on-call duties or OOH. CPD encouraged and supported. Ideal candidate would have two years’ experience and be a team player. Cover letter and CV to Mairead at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact +353 21 496 2799.
Full-time qualified RVN required. Busy 100% small animal practice in Bray, on north side of town, close to N11 and M50. No after-hours rota. Ability to be part of a team working to high standards essential. Position starts in late December. Applications to email@example.com
Treaty Veterinary Clinic is a busy SA practice. Due to continuing growth and range of services we offer, we now wish to recruit a Head Nurse to lead, motivate and manage our team of nurses. This position offers a fantastic career opportunity to the successful applicant. Experience in SA practice and additional nursing/other relevant qualifications will be an advantage. Good remuneration package €30,000 plus depending on experience. CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Enthusiastic RVN required for busy SA clinic. Do you want to use your amazing nursing skills to the best of your ability? The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative with confidence and good communication skills. Good package and remuneration for the right candidate. CV with cover letter to email@example.com. Full and part time positions available.
Greystones Veterinary Hospital (100% SA) is looking for a vet nurse to cover maternity leave for one of our full-time nurses. Dates required: 29th March to 1st November 2021. No OOH duties. Rota 1:3 for 1/2 day Saturday. Greystones is on the DART line. Website: www.greystonesvet.ie. Applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Minightvet Cork require a full-time RVN to join our team located at Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital, Togher, Cork. Two plus years' experience preferable, in house CPD provided and VCI frees covered. Working hours are one week in every three and weekends are one in every six. CV and cover letter FAO Orla to email@example.com or contact Orla on +353 87 683 5396 for more information.
RVN required to join our modern re-furbished mixed animal practice in Derry City. Full-time, however we would consider part-time candidates who can manage a varied and busy workload. We are looking for a nurse who loves all aspects of their role, and confident in running nurse clinics. The team consists of a young friendly supportive team. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring +353 87 772 6976.
Veterinary nurse required for independent mixed practice in Convoy, Co. Donegal. Wide scope of duties and practice including large animal work. Ideal candidate will have the ability to work on their own initiative, on the direction of senior staff. Country practice in a beautiful location. CPD encouraged and funded. Apply to email@example.com
Westgate Veterinary Hospital. Full-time RVN required to join nine-nurse, six-vet mixed practice in Drogheda, Co. Louth. In-house digital x-ray, ultrasound and in-house lab. Candidate will get to put nursing skills to full use on a daily basis. CPD funded and encouraged. Salary commensurate to experience. Contact John Russell at firstname.lastname@example.org
MyVet, Lucan. Seeking RVN to join our team in our new hospital at MyVet Lucan. 40-hour week, no on-call, good work life balance and good terms. Start January-February 2021. Great new facility complete with CT scanner. Send CV and cover to email@example.com and we will arrange an informal phone interview.
MyVet, Firhouse. Seeking RVN to join growing team in our recently refurbished vet hospital in Firhouse. At MyVet our nurses play a key role in patient care with plenty of opportunity to use their skills. 40-hour week, no on-call, good work life balance and good terms. Our ideal candidate aims for high standards of patient and client care, is a good communicator and enjoys working as part of a team. Send CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org