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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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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.

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.

Recent News Articles

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Locum Vets

Top Tips for Working As a Locum Vet or Vet Nurse in the UK

Travel to the UK to Work It’s no secret that Britain relies heavily on travelling international vets from Europe, Australia, New Zealand and North America to supply veterinary talent to cover the shortages here. The UK just doesn’t produce enough homegrown vets. Add Brexit to this and the heavy reliance on European vets working in

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Locum Veterinary Placements

How to Make Locum Veterinary Placements Work for All

When deciding to be a locum or when hiring a locum vet or vet nurse, there are some criteria to have in place to ensure that carrying out the role is achievable, enjoyable for all, efficient, and not forgetting profitable for both practice and locum. Tips for Locum Vets & Veterinary Nurses: As a locum,

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Top 3 Veterinary Application CV Writing Tips

Our Top 3 C.V Writing Tips

We have seen hundreds if not thousands of CVs in our time. Some good, some bad, some great. The CV is supposed to be the embodiment of who you are as a worker, a learner, and a person. A physical representation of your skills and experiences, to show interviewers in black and white that you are the right one for the job. So what makes a great CV?

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Contact Us Today

• Register with us – it’s painless! All we need is your cv and proof of ID 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 a free travel mug or VN fob watch when you register as a locum, then earn loyalty points to claim a free set of scrubs.
• Check out our pages with useful information for Vets and Vet Nurses.
• Dedicated recruitment consultants specialising in each veterinary sector.

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Email us at or simply call us on 0115 968 1515

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