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.
O'Scanaill & Associates, Lusk and Ashbourne has a position available for an RVN to join our team of four vets and three nurses. A well-equipped mixed animal practice covering a varied caseload. Successful candidate will join a supportive, friendly team of equal opportunity. CPD encouraged. Salary commensurate with experience. May suit a new graduate. CV 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
Experienced VN required to join our team in a progressive, expanding SA hospital in Waterford city. Excellent opportunity to progress with definite prospects for the suitable applicant. Continuing study is encouraged and funded. VDS also payed. We also offer a generous salary, an interesting and comfortable workload and a happy working environment, with no out-of-hours. Contact Tadhg at email@example.com
Ennis Veterinary Clinic require a RVN. 100% SA clinic with strong values of offering a caring and stress-free environment to our patients, gold-standard healthcare, and outstanding client service. Role would be minimum 30-hour per week, 1:3 on-call rota and weekend duties. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with CV and cover letter, or call Meghan on +353 65 679 7444 for more details.
Full-time RVN required to join our team at All Creatures Vets, Roscommon town. We have a well-equipped practice with all the mod cons and with a nice working environment. Member of xlvets, VCI and CPD included. Please email email@example.com or phone Donal on +353 87 805 0159.
Lakeside Veterinary Clinic seeks RVN to start January 2020. Experienced candidate preferred however recent graduates welcome to apply. Working on own initiative, good communication skills and team player a must. Full-time position with no OOHs. Excellent remuneration package including VCI fees, VDS cover and CPD allowance. CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
St Benedict's Veterinary Hospital, Sligo town has a vacancy for a
RVN to join our dynamic progressive team. Modern, well-equipped clinic, friendly clients. Predominantly small animal role. Working with two experienced supportive nurses. No on-call rota. Send CVs and cover letter to email@example.com
Exciting opportunity for FT or PT RVN at our practice in Oxford, UK. FT role is 40 hours per week, including 1:3 Saturdays and 1:10 Sundays, and no on-call work. Salary up to £24,000 depending on experience, with up to 7 weeks holiday per year, plus bank holidays, as well as other perks. Well equipped group of practices, keen on utilising nurses to their full potential. CV and cover letter to Dominique.firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time registered veterinary nurse required in a multi-centre practice in Cork city. It is a small animal position within a great team environment. Experience preferred but newly qualified candidates with enthusiastic attitude and proven work ethic are welcome to apply. Salary commensurable with experience. Please email applications to email@example.com
Cedar Grove Veterinary Clinic Belfast. RVN and 2nd Year Student Nurse positions. Independently owned progressive SA practice. RCVS Hospital status with extensive facilities. Attractive salary, CPD allowance, RCVS fees paid, private healthcare. Further study for nursing certificates encouraged. Apply to Clinical Nurse Manager, Emer Tonry on firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 28 9079 8457.
Enthusiastic veterinary nurse required for busy, SA 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 SA experience and excellent client skills. We offer: good salary, OOH bonus, paid CPD and VCI registration. Please apply to email@example.com
Exciting opportunity available for a RVN at Kilcoole Vets, Co. Wicklow.
100% SA modern hospital, fun and energetic team and lovely clients. Dedicated nursing role, no on-call or nights. Supportive team environment, training provided and suitable for a recent graduate. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills a must. Interested? Just send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Veterinary nurse required for Quilter’s Veterinary practice. Two-vet mixed practice based in Listowel, Co. Kerry. Nice mixture of small and large animal. Experience preferred but not essential. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated candidate with excellent people skills, who can work well as part of a team. Please send your CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Part-time veterinary nurse wanted for excellent role in a rapidly expanding group of clinics. The role will be between our branches at Clare Street and Caherconlish Vets. A lovely team, progressive, excellent equipment, people and nursing skills developed, CPD funded. If you are interested, apply with a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
RVN required. We are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse to join our team in our first opinion and referral practice at Nutgrove Veterinary Hospital, Dublin 14. This is a full-time position with a competitive package available to the successful candidate. Please reply with CV to email@example.com
Blacklion Pet Hospital, Greystones, has an opening for a Registered Veterinary Nurse. Full or part-time options available. 100% small animal, accredited veterinary hospital. No out-of-hours. One-in-four Saturday mornings, no Sunday opening. Lovely clients, comfy couch and plenty of cake! Management experience desired but not essential. Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Out-of-hours maternity cover Togher, Cork. Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital are looking for a full-time, enthusiastic, experienced nurse for our dedicated night team. You’ll be working one week of nights in three, and 1/6 weekend days in a supportive, well-equipped hospital. Great salary, VCI paid, CPD encouraged and paid. Please apply to email@example.com
Treaty Veterinary Clinic, Limerick city. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Full-time and part-time positions available.
RVN required for maternity cover from January 2020. Treaty Veterinary Clinic, Limerick city. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and nursing skills and be self-motivated. We are a very busy small animal clinic with a good support team of six nurses. Please forward CV to email@example.com. Full-time or job share will be considered.
Portlaoise Veterinary Clinic seek RVN for immediate start. 100% small animal clinic. Experienced candidate preferred however recent graduates welcome to apply and will receive excellent training and support. Full-time position with no OOHs. Excellent remuneration package including VCI fees, VDS cover and CPD allowance. To apply please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Enthusiastic RVN required to join our seven-nurse team to cover maternity leave from January 2020. Progressive SA hospital in Naas, Co. Kildare. Full-time position. Very supportive environment which may suit a new graduate. We are looking for a motivated team player with a positive attitude and good client skills.
Interested? Please contact email@example.com
Sunbeam Veterinary hospital, Cork City is opening an out-of-hours service. We are looking for three full-time nurses to work in a team to provide gold standard out-of-hours nursing care. For more information or to register an interest please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Crescent Veterinary Clinic Limerick, experienced QVN required for a full-time position. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and self-motivated. Salary commensurate with experience. One-in-seven rota. CPD allowance and VCI registration fees covered. Please forward CV to email@example.com
Claremorris Pet Clinic is seeking an enthusiastic, full-time RVN to join our brand-new clinic. The ideal candidate will have excellent skills in communication and ability to work both independently and as part of our friendly team. We are a 100% SA clinic. Hours include Saturday mornings (no OOH or Sundays). CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time qualified vet nurse required at Cherrywood Vet Clinic. We are a 100% independent small animal clinic in Dublin 18. Personable self-motivated nurse for our long established 1989 clinic. Apply by email/phone Peter. email@example.com. Phone +353 1 282 6464.
Riverview Veterinary Group wishes to appoint a registered veterinary nurse to one of it's companion animal hospitals adjacent to Cork City. This position would suit someone who would be comfortable working as part of a multi-person team of vets, nurses and support staff. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time veterinary nurse required for 100% small animal job. Sunbeam vets is a multi-practice centre in the heart of Cork city who want to add to our growing nurse team. We are looking for a nurse for one of the branch clinics. One-in-four Saturdays and no OOH work. Apply with CV to email@example.com
Sandycove Veterinary Clinic is looking for a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join a busy SA clinic in South Dublin. Experience ideal however new veterinary graduates will be considered. Must be capable of using initiative and have good client communication. Flexible hours plus CPD opportunities available. Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +353 1 214 0510.