Veterinary Recruitment & Locum Agency

- Permanent and Locum Positions for Vets and Vet Nurses -

For The Employers



Free job listings across a range of media such as our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and a variety of recruitment job boards aimed at veterinarians! Fees only apply when the candidate is engaged!



We have one of the UK’s largest databases of Vet Job Seekers looking for locum and permanent veterinary work. To match this, we maintain a highly efficient, professional and reliable service.



Our professional and reliable recruitment team will carefully vet CV’s, interview veterinary candidates and check out references, so that potential staff will meet your needs and expectations!



Advice on employment matters – we are happy to advise you on anything from salary norms to profession expectations. We can even assist you with any contract negotiations needed.

For The Candidates



We can assist you with the preparation for your vet or RVN job search! We can help with writing a veterinary CV, interview preparation and provide expert veterinary career advice to help you in your search for work.



To advise you financially we can put you in touch with professionals who provide information and services for self-employment. Including accountancy, tax & insurance advice, and much more in order to get you on the right track.



We can provide information on the cultural, financial and career implications of travelling overseas. Furthermore can help you with your bank accounts, sourcing accommodation and using local travel.



We have locum & permanent veterinary job opportunities throughout the U.K and Ireland. We also have regular placements and veterinary positions internationally throughout Australasia, the Middle East and many more.

Contact Us Today

• Register with us – it’s painless! All we need is your CV and Proof of Right to Work to get started.
Our service is always free to all veterinary job seekers, both those looking for locum vet jobs as well as permanent vet jobs. We will never charge you a fee for finding you your ideal veterinary job!
• Receive regular vacancy information by email, text and phone – whatever method you prefer.
• Pro-active, customised job searching on your behalf.
• Browse our vacancy page of vet and vet nurse jobs and positions – search for veterinary jobs nationwide across The UK.
• Get rewarded with free, paid for CPD. We will award you 2 hours of webinar based CPD access for every week of veterinary locum work you complete through Carlton Professional Veterinary Recruitment.
• Check out our pages with useful information for Vets and Vet Nurses.
• Dedicated recruitment consultants specialising in each veterinary sector.
More Than Your Average Veterinary Recruitment Agency.

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Our Mission Objective

Carlton Professional Veterinary Recruitment: A veterinary locum agency run by a vet & dedicated to the veterinary profession. Our mission is to always place the right candidate in the position that suits their skills and talents! Ensuring a happy and successful placement.

The experience and reliability we show in relation to permanent & locum vet jobs or vet nurse jobs; has allowed us to become the UK’s most trusted veterinary recruitment agency!

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About us

Carlton Professional is much more than the UK’s largest database of vet jobs. We provide support networks to facilitate the transition of employers and employees in every way thinkable.

Employers seeking vets and vet nurses will have access to our advice on everything from pricing norms to any employment matter thinkable.

Alternatively, employees seeking their first locum work or perhaps their first time working in Britain, will find much more than job listings with us. We offer sound advice to help you on your way, helping you navigate the unknown with confidence.

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