Saturday 28th May 2022

Veterinary Jobs

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Veterinary Surgeon (Dermatology interest)- Medivet Harrogate Otley Road, North Yorkshire
Do you hold a certificate in Dermatology? Or are you looking to begin studying in this area of interest? If you are searching for a position that provides an excellent work life balance and allows time for you to focus on Dermatology cases then we may have the perfect role for you. We are seeking a part time or full time Veterinary Surgeon to be based at our Harrogate Otley Road practice. You will see internal transfers from our surrounding branches allowing you to be exposed to a greater caseload as the dermatology hub for the region. The number of certificate holders in our region is growing and this position would suit a vet with a dermatology certificate or working towards. We can provide funding if you are currently studying to achieve this. We are flexible around hours therefore part time or full time hours will both be considered to suit your individual needs, we are here to find the right balance for you! As a qualified MRCVS, you will already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You will be competent in clinical examination and surgery, and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing our one team culture. You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others. Salary & Benefits
• Competitive salary package up to £60,000 per annum (FTE)
• A company car is available upon request
• Accommodation allowance
• CPD £1,500 allowance with 3 days CPD leave along with exceptional in-house CPD training (FTE)
• Funding towards further studies
• VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
• 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays (FTE).
• Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities
• 4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
• Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
• 100% attendance bonus schemes
• 1 day 'Pet'ernity Leave
• Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme
• Access to wide range of discounts for days out, high street and holidays
We also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 40 miles from your current home address. We can support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK. Skills and experience: You must be a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS. Consult only vet considered. The ideal candidate will hold a certificate in Dermatology or looking to begin studying in this area of interest. Our Harrogate Otley Road clinic works alongside our Oak Beck Way site offering our customers a more personal touch in the centre of Harrogate. This clinic has one consulting room and a prep area with kennels. From here any surgical cases are transferred to Oak Beck Way. To discuss this role further please email or to apply please submit an application via the following link

October 2021 Dermatology internship position available Rutland House

We are a large hospital-based practice with both first opinion and referral sides.

We are equipped to a high standard including onsite CT and a 1.5T MRI. We are pleased to offer discipline specific internships in the areas of surgery, internal medicine, dermatology and exotic medicine working alongside diplomates or advanced practitioners.

We also offer a rotating internship which allows for time to be spent in all of the disciplines the hospital offers. These are structured internships which will improve the successful candidates’ abilities in clinical examination, consultation technique, diagnostic techniques, clinical skills and decision making in treatment options. Whilst the positions are discipline specific, all the positions will involve rotation through the first opinion OOH service to allow the successful candidate to gain experience in emergency care.

We offer a salary of £28,000 per annum, 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays, a CPD allowance of £1750 and 5 working days and a paid week to take an externship. HealthShield cash plan, company pension plan, cycle-to-work scheme and the option to buy and sell holidays.

For more information or to submit a CV and skills matrix please contact the practice at indicating which internship you are interested in. For an informal chat about the dermatology intern position please contact the dermatology team at

JULY 2021 Opportunity for a Resident training position in Veterinary Dermatology, Glasgow, UK.
The Dermatology Referral Service operates in a dedicated practice setting in Glasgow. There are three Diplomates (Peter Forsythe, Hilary Jackson and Victoria Robinson) who are supported by an excellent team of trained RVNs and support staff. The practice is owned by IVC Evidensia but local operation is autonomous.
The residency program has been approved by the European College of Veterinary Dermatology and the successful candidate will be expected to sit the European Diploma. In addition to in house supervision the resident is encouraged to attend national and international dermatology meetings. The practice has close links with both Edinburgh and Glasgow University Veterinary Schools and the resident will be involved in clinical teaching of final year students. We also run a regular Journal club and case discussion with clinicians at Edinburgh University. Whilst the majority of the case load is dogs and cats the practice also does a small amount of equine work.
Instruction will be given on the use of Storz® video-otoscopy and Aesculight® CO2 surgical laser.
Applications will be considered from candidates with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in general practice. Preference will be given to candidates with an advanced practitioner qualification and demonstrable interest in dermatology. Eligibility for RCVS membership is also required.
Residency training would start 6th September 2021 and this is a 3 year program
This is a wonderful part of the world close to one of the most beautiful parts of the UK with excellent transport links and great access to mountains, lochs and the ocean. To find out more please email Hilary Jackson (, Peter Forsythe ( or Victoria Robinson (
Further information about the practice can also be found on

June 2021 Presenting a unique opportunity for a Veterinary Dermatologist to work in a supportive and friendly dedicated Dermatology practice in Glasgow, UK.

This is a three vet (2FTE) 100% Dermatology referral practice based in Glasgow servicing Scotland and Northern England. This opening has arisen because Peter Forsythe who founded the practice twenty years ago is retiring in early 2022.

The busy, standalone Dermatology clinic operates in a dedicated practice setting in Glasgow and is supported by and excellent team of trained RVNs and support staff. The practice is owned by IVC Evidensia but local operation is autonomous.

We offer Storz® video-otoscopy and have an Aesculight® CO2 laser which are frequently used.

The practice has close links with both Edinburgh and Glasgow University Veterinary Schools we teach the Dermatology course to the University of Glasgow veterinary students. Clinicians are also involved in regular Journal club and case discussion to ensure knowledge exchange.

The applicant would be expected to be ECVD or ACVD board certified (or equivalent) or be board eligible. Eligibility for RCVS membership is also required. Salary would be commensurate with experience. Starting date is negotiable.

This is a wonderful part of the world close to one of the most beautiful parts of the UK with excellent transport links and great access to mountains, lochs and the ocean. To find out more please email Hilary Jackson ( or Peter Forsythe ( For the inside story contact Victoria Robinson (

Further information about the practice can also be found on

Best wishes,


Victoria Robinson BVM&S BSc(Hons) CertAVP(VD) DipECVD MRCVS
The Dermatology Referral Service,
528 Paisley Road West,
G51 1RN

May 2021 We are looking for a Dermatology Intern to come and work with us within our busy Dermatology Service at the Hospital for Small Animals at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

This one-year internship is the perfect launching pad for those considering further clinical training in this field. You will play a key part in clinical care and in the BVM&S undergraduate teaching programme working under the supervision of experienced specialist clinicians. You will be trained in advanced and novel approaches in veterinary dermatology, and assist in clinical research projects.

Fixed Term 12 month contract / 35 hours per week. 1 Post

Closing date: 14th May.

Informal enquires please contact Debbie Gow –

More information and to apply

March 2021 Willows Dermatology Specialist Be part of one of the UK’s leading small animal veterinary referral centres!
An exciting opportunity has become available for a highly motivated individual to join our Specialist multi-disciplinary referral centre. The position will ideally commence in May 2021. The successful applicant will either hold or be eligible for an RCVS, American or European Diploma (or equivalent) and share our aim of providing excellent levels of care for our patients, clients and referring Veterinary Surgeons. Ideally this would be a full time position, however part time options would also be considered. Willows’ Dermatology service provides an exceptional level of care for patients and clients referred from across the UK. You will work together with our team of Specialists across 13 disciplines including Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue Surgery, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Imaging, Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Orthopaedics and ECC to provide the best possible care for each and every patient.
Why Willows? Willows Dermatology service benefits from dedicated consultation and treatment rooms, exclusive use of an Olympus CX41 microscope, on site laboratory facilities, on site Siemens 1.5T MRI and 64-slice CT, and video-otoscopy. Extensive back up is available from our large team of clinical and non-clinical support staff. In addition, strong links with other referral centres across the Linnaeus group provide an outstanding opportunity for case discussion and collaboration. The team is exceptionally proud to be delivering some of the very best possible clinical outcomes.
Centrally located, Willows is within easy reach of Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport and the national rail and motorway networks, and only a short drive away from historic Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and beautiful Warwickshire countryside. To learn more about Dermatology at Willows, or to have an informal chat, please contact Toby Gemmill, Managing Director: To find our more and apply online visit

March 2021 Langford Vets are looking for a dermatologist to join our close-knit team, with an intention of building towards a 2-3 diploma holding clinicians with support from service specific nurses. The small animal hospital at Langford is one of the busiest in the UK, housing the largest team of European, American and RCVS specialists and specialists-in-training in the south west with all major specialties accounted for, as well as serving as the clinical teaching centre for the veterinary and veterinary nursing students of the University of Bristol.

The hospital is located at the rural Langford Campus, which is perched on the edge of the Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, but just 30 minutes from the innovative and colourful City of Bristol. It is also within easy travelling distance of the National Parks and beaches of Wales and the South West, and just 5 miles from Bristol International Airport.

You must hold a veterinary qualification recognised by the RCVS that allows you to practise veterinary medicine within the UK. Candidates must hold an ECVD or ACVD diploma, a Cert AVP (Derm), and/or have completed an ECVD or ACVD accredited residency. Beyond that the job can be tailored to the individual; full or part time would be considered with flexible working negotiable. There is wide scope to incorporate the interests of the individual, whether that be in clinical research, teaching, or anything in between.

You will participate in the delivery of a high-quality clinical service in veterinary dermatology and will also be expected to deliver clinical teaching and practical instruction for undergraduate veterinary students during their hospital rotations.

The appointees would be eligible for a range of company benefits, in addition to a generous pension scheme and CPD package.

Please find more details about the role and how to apply at

Closing date Friday 26th March 2021.

Informal enquires should be directed to Hilary O’Dair, Clinical Lead for Dermatology:

March 2021 Veterinary Dermatologist Clinician required at Southern Counties Veterinary Specialists in Ringwood, Hampshire

Would you like to work alongside our full-time ECVD-boarded dermatologist and dermatology nurse within a large multidisciplinary team of specialists in the beautiful New Forest National Park? Do you want a good work-life balance with generous remuneration and benefits? Then read on….

You will work as a Veterinary Dermatologist, as part of a dedicated team of specialists and nurses working within a happy, family-friendly environment. With an emphasis on quality of life, as a full time employee at SCVS, you would work 4 days/week plus on-call, 6 weeks annual leave plus BHs. Part time roles would also be considered. Excellent remuneration package including pension, health and life insurance and generous CPD allowance.

Southern Counties Veterinary Specialists is one of the largest multidisciplinary specialist referral centre in the UK. Located on the central south coast of England, the practice is situated within the beautiful New Forest National Park and close to the fabulous Jurassic coast. Despite being located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, the area offers good access to regional and international airports as well as excellent road and rail links to London.

With 20 specialists, 8 residency-trained clinicians, 13 residents and over 70 nurses, you would be joining a large multidisciplinary specialist team working to the highest standards. The hospital is extremely well equipped, with major expansion plans to complete within the next 18 months.

Experience is mandatory. Certificate-level qualification minimum, residency trained-board eligible or boarded specialist preferred.

Benefits (pro rata):

• 6 weeks plus bank holidays
• 6 days paid CPD leave
• £2000 CPD Allowance per annum
• Private Medical Insurance
• VDS Membership paid
• BVA Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Pension
• CPD/training support
• Paid bereavement leave
• Company sick pay
• Employee opinion survey
• Free uniform in a number of roles
• Annual pay reviews
• Social events
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Academy & Leadership courses
• Focus on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

What are you waiting for – come and join the team at SCVS!

To apply, please email your CV to Rebecca at or call 07970049413 for more information.