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.
Swords Veterinary Hospital require a fully qualified Veterinary Nurse to join their team. No out of hours. Weekends 1:4 The ideal person should have good communcation skills, can work independently as well as being part of a team, also posess highest level of patient care, and customer service. Please apply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital, Togher, Cork, are seeking a full time RVN, with minimum three years’ experience, to join our nursing team. 1:7 weekend rota (Saturday only). No OOH, generous CPD allowance and VCI fees covered. Please apply with CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Enthusiastic veterinary nurse required for busy, small animal practice in Swords, Co. Dublin. Well-equipped clinic (ultrasound machine, capnograph, x-ray generator, bloods machines, gas anaesthesia). Ideal candidate should have at least one year of small animal experience and excellent client skills. We offer; good salary, OOH bonus, paid CPD and VCI registration. Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tullamore Vet Clinic are hiring. We are looking for a energetic, enthusiast nurse, ideally with experience, and plenty of initiative, to work in progressive busy small animal practice. You will be supported by an excellent team of vets and nurses. The position is part-time. Please send CV to email@example.com
Spa View Veterinary Clinic, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, have a vacancy for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to cover a maternity leave from September 2019. We are looking for a bright enthusiastic candidate with a passion for excellent patient and customer care. Please send a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary nurse required for maternity cover commencing September, either full-time or part-time as suits. Busy small animal practice in Dublin 8, Kilmainham. Experience preferred but full support given to new graduate. Carey & Keane Veterinary Clinic. Send CV to email@example.com
Experienced RVN required for a permanent position in Animals First Veterinary Hospital in Kilcullen, Co. Kildare. Well equipped, progressive 1-2 vet small animal practice offering a good work environment. Confidence, initiative and good communication skills essential. Please contact Cornelie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time RVN required for independent, mixed practice in Newry, Co. Down. The clinic is well-equipped and our nurses take an active role in the care of our patients. You will need to be a qualified veterinary nurse registered with the RCVS. This is a full-time position requiring weekend work. Please send CV and cover letter to email@example.com
We require a Saturday RVN/SVN to join or small, but friendly, practice in Tallaght. The right person will be as dedicated to the pets in our care, and their owners, as we are. Friday hours are available as well, but not essential. The position may suit an SVN looking for experience whilst in college. Please apply with cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time experienced RVN required for busy mixed animal practice in Carrick Veterinary Centre for 100% SA duties. Friendly team of five vets and four office staff. SA surgery includes digital x-ray, biochemistry and haematology. Attractive salary including funded CVE and VCI fees. No OOH or weekend work. Just one hour from Dublin. To apply or to find out more information email email@example.com
Ballyhugh Veterinary Clinic, Gort, Co. Galway are seeking an energetic, enthusiastic RVN, with experience and plenty of initiative, for full time position in our SA clinic. The ideal candidate will have excellent skills in communication, patient care, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Roundwood Veterinary Practice are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious RVN for maternity cover starting from late October/early November. Mixed practice, with a small friendly team of staff. No OOH or Sunday work. Mainly SA work in a modern, well equipped clinic with all mod-cons. 25-30 hours per week including Saturday mornings. Email your cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Ark Vet Clinic, Tullow are seeking a bright, enthusiastic RVN. The ideal candidate will have excellent skills in communication, patient care, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Full-time position, but part-time applicants considered. All mod cons with no OOH or Sundays. Email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Port Vet Clinic, Portarlington, Co. Laois is hiring. We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic nurse, ideally with experience, and plenty of initiative, for full time position in our SA clinic. You will be supported by an excellent team of vets and nurses. An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate. CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Full-time permanent RVN required by Mid West Veterinary Clinic, Limerick City for 100% small animal position to carry out general nursing duties. Experience preferred however a high level of enthusiasm and motivation is equally valued. Position immediately available. Please contact us for further details or forward a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Fox Veterinary Clinic, Finglas, have an opening for a RVN. We are a progressive dynamic SA clinic located on the Northside of Dublin city. The successful applicant will join a team of experienced registered veterinary nurses. Flexible working schedule comprising four shifts per week. No out of hours or bank holidays. Competitive salary and benefit package. Send your CV to email@example.com or call +353 1 834 8411.
Full-time RVN required to join current four-nurse team at Southview Veterinary Hospital in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Mixed practice. Companion animal only role to consist of nurse clinics, surgery, medicine, inpatient care and some reception duties. Saturdays equally shared. Progressive practice. CPD funded. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced, Registered Veterinary Nurse required for small animal clinic in Sandycove, South Dublin. Must be capable of using initiative and have good client communication. Flexible hours. Option to do grooming if qualified also. Please send CV to email@example.com or call +353 1 214 0510.
MyVet Firhouse, Dublin require a RVN to join our expanding team. Full-time position in a busy SA practice 1:3 rota no OOH. Custom built clinic with all mod cons and a great working environment. Salary commensurate with experience. CPD and VCI fees covered. We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic, has good people skills and works well within a team. CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Spa View Veterinary Clinic, Thurles have a vacancy for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to cover a maternity leave from August 2019. We are looking for a bright enthusiastic candidate with a passion for excellent patient and customer care. Please send a CV and covering letter to email@example.com
Full-time RVN required for Anicare Veterinary Group, a progressive north Dublin based hospital group. A commitment to high standards and good client care is essential and an ability to work as part of a team. Salary commensurate with experience and excellent terms, conditions and generous CPD allowance. Please reply with CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Ark Vets Galway is looking for a veterinary nurse with immediate effect. We are a small animal practice on the west side of Galway city. New graduates will be considered. Please email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org with an application letter, CV and list of references if you are interested.
Full-time RVN required for friendly SA practice Park Pets Veterinary Clinic, Kinnegad, Co. Westmeath. See www.parkpets.ie. Rapidly expanding progressive clinic with interesting caseload. Digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house lab and orthopaedics. Find us on Facebook. Cover letter and CV to email@example.com
Full-time VN required for busy mixed animal hospital in Midleton Veterinary Hospital, Co. Cork. Ideal candidate would be bright, enthusiastic team player. May suit newly qualified candidates with positive attitude and excellent communication skills. All mod cons with no OOH. One-in-four weekend rota. Please send CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Fethard Equine Hospital, Fethard, Tipperary, are looking for a full-time registered veterinary nurse with previous equine experience or a new graduate to add to our extending team. Rotating roles within the practice through surgery, medicine, inpatient care, outpatient care. To join a dynamic team email email@example.com for further information.
Position available for RVN in our mixed animal clinic in Borrisoleigh, Co. Tipperary. Part-time position with flexible working conditions and flexible start date. Large animal knowledge/experience would be beneficial. Contact us for further details or send CV with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
VN required for 100% surgical nursing position with Village Vets, Dundrum. Four-day week with no on-call, weekends or night shifts. The successful applicant should have excellent standards of surgical nursing and an interest in further CPD and orthopaedics. Minimum 2 years’ experience preferable. Generous salary for the right candidate. CVs to email@example.com
Full-time VN required for 100% SA job. Sunbeam Vets are a busy expanding multi practice centre in the heart of Cork city who want to add to our growing nurse team. We are looking for a nurse to work both in the hospital and travel between the clinics. In-house CT, hydrotherapy and laparoscopy. Nurses rota one-in-nine. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org