Locum Vet Jobs

Discover new career opportunities with locum veterinary jobs across the UK with Carlton Professional Recruitment Agency. Working in a locum vet job role offers a range of benefits such as increased flexibility, exposure to new opportunities and better quality of life. So, what are you waiting for? Browse our range of locum vet jobs today to find your next role. If you’re just starting out as a vet locum and need some advice, get in touch with our specialist recruitment team to find out more about what you can expect.

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  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    Perm Vet – P/T

    LEEDS – Our client is looking for a perm P/T Vet

    2 day week, 1 in 4 weekend) experienced vet position (would also consider a full time candidate if vet is looking for an experienced/senior role)

    If you areinterested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00038

    Location: Leeds, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet


    Locum Vet – Twilight Shift

    LEEDS – Our client is looking for a LocumVet for a Twilight shift

    Either Monday 3-11 or Friday 3-11) as a permanent contract to supplement their locum work in 2020. Really great shift to increase your emergency medicine, surgical, in-patient experience

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00037

    Location: Leeds, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet


    Locum Vet – Jan /Feb/ March Dates (inc 2 x OOH Shifts)

    LEEDS – Our client is looking for a Locum Vet for the following shifts;

    Great, interesting caseload, busy practice, large team (5-6 vets on per day so loads of opportunity for case discussions/work-ups/support). All shifts 9-8pm, usually consulting.

    January
    29 Wed
    30 Thu

    February
    1 Sat (9 – 7.30)
    2 Sun (9- 7.30)
    15 Sat (9 – 7.30)

    March
    11th Sat
    12th Sun

    emergency/OOH/ECC/in-patient/hospital vet shifts
    17/01 – 3pm – 11pm
    24/01 – 3pm – 11pm
    Youwill traverse/assist with, in-patient care, emergencies etc. handing over between the day (in-patient vet and night vet that comes on at 8pm).

    Also, if any locums out there are interested in doing 1 Twilight Shift a week (either Monday 3-11 or Friday 3-11) as a permanent contract to supplement their locum work please get in touch. Really great shift to increase your emergency medicine, surgical, in-patient experience!

    If you are interested, pleasse call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00036

    Location: Leeds, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet


    Locum Vet – 24/02 – 29/02

    OLDHAM – Our client is looking for a Locum Vet for the following dates;

    24/02 – 29/02

    Accommodation can be provided

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00035

    Location: Lancashire, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet


    30/03 – 3/04 Locum SA vet

    CHESTER – Our client a 100% SA independent practice are looking for a locum Vet to help with some cover.The role is working Full time Mon-Fri with no OOH and no weekends ( just nice day shifts!) Accommodation can be provided if needed. Please get in touch for more info recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 20-00034

    Location: Chester, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet Nurse


    Locum RVN – AD HOC DATES NORTH LONDON

    NORTH LONDON – Our client is looking for a Locum RVN for the following dates;

    Region
    Branch
    Dates?
    Day/Night
    Sole Charge?
    Hours?
    Vet/Nurse?

    Watford
    Watford 24Hr
    10th Feb – 1 week
    Nights

    8.00pm – 8.00am
    RVN

    Denham (or Wexham or Stanmore)
    03/02/2020 – 07/02/2020
    Days

    8.30 – 5.30, 9.30 – 6.30, 10.30 – 7.30
    PCA or SVN/RVN

    Central North
    Kentish Town
    31st January 2020
    Days

    Any
    RVN

    Hendon
    Hendon 24Hr
    03/02/20 – 05/02/20
    Days

    Various Hours
    RVN

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00033

    Location: Watford, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet


    Locum Vet – 23/03 – 24/04

    SLOUGH – Our client is looking for a Locum Vet for the following dates;

    Region
    Branch
    Dates?
    Day/Night
    Sole Charge?
    Hours?

    Watford
    Langley
    23rd March – 24th April
    Days
    Yes
    9am – 7pm

    There is no accommodation avaiable for this role.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00032

    Location: Slough, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet Nurse


    Locum RVN – Feb Dates

    MITCHAM- Our client is looking for a Locum RVN for the following dates;

    Feb
    01/02 – 8.00 – 5.00
    02/02 – 8.00 – 5.00
    08/02 – 8.00 – 5.00
    11/02 – 11.00 – 8.00
    12/02 – 11.00 – 8.00
    13/02 – 12.00 – 9.00
    26/02 – 11.00 – 8.00
    27/02 – 12.00 – 9.00
    28/02 – 11.00 – 8.00

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00031

    Location: Mitcham, England

  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    Perm Vet

    DEVON – Our client is looking for a perm Vet for their practice.

    They are looking for an experienced, dedicated, enthusiastic and friendly veterinary surgeon with a particular interest in Medicine.
    Their ideal candidate would have a Medicine Certificate, but they are happy to fund a study towards a Medicine Certificate if that is where your interest lies.
    Their three branches and state of the art Veterinary Hospital service the local population of Exeter, aiming to provide anexceptional service that sets us apart from other practices. They encourage and promote gold standard preventative healthcare and case workup,supported with the highest standard of medical and surgical treatment. They continue to invest in the latest equipment in order to maintain their status as a leading Veterinary practice in the South West.

    The role is based on a four or four and a half day week with equally shared participation in the Week-end and out of hours service.
    You will play a key role in managing complex medical cases at their hospital as well as helping with their routine first opinion consultations and surgical caseload. You will besupportedby an experienced, happy and dedicated team of nurses and an experienced team of vets, many with their areas of expertise which allows us to provide a holistic approach to complex cases. Yourprofessionaldevelopment, including studytowards acertificate, will be fullyencouragedandsupported.
    You will receive acomprehensiverange of benefits including:

    A generous salary commensurate with experience
    24 days holiday plus bank holidays
    Funded CPD – certificate funding does have certain terms and conditions.
    RCVS annual fees paid and selected memberships
    Pension scheme
    Staff discount scheme
    Being part of a dynamic progressive independent practice that is exciting to work in and going places fast!

    Working a 4 or 4.5 day week. Share in WE and OOH rota on a 1:8 night and One full WE in 8 and One Saturday in 8
    3years experience minimum , NO to grads.

    If you are interested, plesae call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more nformation.

    Job Ref: 20-00030

    Location: Exeter, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm P/T RVN

    WARRINGTON – Our client is looking for a perm P/T RVN for their practice.

    Theyare a high quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a mixture of walk-in/appointments. Theyoffer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. Theyhave superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with operating theatres, multiple consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

    You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as theyare a growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities.

    Who theyneed
    An enthusiastic veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients.
    A key participant in the running of theirdynamic and forward thinking clinic in Warrington supporting the rest of the nursing team.
    Someone who is keen to continually improve their professional knowledge and experience and are an excellent communicator, understanding that educating pet owners about their pets' welfare is just as important as providing high quality treatment.
    You will need to be qualified and registered to apply.

    What theyoffer

    Competitive salary (dependent on experience);
    28 days annual leave including bank holidays(pro rata);
    RCVS fees covered;
    £300 CPD allowance/ 3 days(pro rata);
    5% pension contribution (after probation period);
    Cycle Scheme;
    Free lunch Fridays.

    Working hours
    Your standard working hours will be an average of 20 hours per week over a 4 week period (Wednesdays and Thursdays + working 1:4 weekends). You will be required to work shifts within our opening hours.

    If you areinterested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00029

    Location: Warrington, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm P/T Receptionist x 2

    SOUTHAMPTON – Our client islooking for 2 x perm P/T Receptionist as follows;

    The ideal candidate will be a positive, friendly, service-orientated person with a "can do” attitude who has:

    A minimum of 2 years reception and customer service experience (essential).
    Previous veterinary reception experience (preferred).
    Proven track record of maintaining good working relationships with clients and staff.
    Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
    Excellent organisational and prioritising skills, with the ability to handle multiple tasks, work to tight deadlines and stay focused under pressure.
    Outstanding telephone manner with the ability to build rapport with clients quickly.
    Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative.
    Excellent attention to detail.
    Proficient in using Microsoft Office packages including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

    This role will involve:

    Welcoming and registering new clients.
    Booking in clients and making sure they receive gold standard care.
    Answering the telephone and dealing with a range of queries.
    Helping to deal with any client complaints.
    Ensuring correct medicine is being given out according to the Vet's prescription.
    Managing client expectations regarding wait time.
    Administration duties e.g. scanning in paperwork, filling in forms etc.
    Taking payments.
    Promoting offers and services.
    Help wherever needed with animal restraint or animal care.

    Benefits:

    28 days holiday including bank holidays (pro rata)
    5% pension contribution
    Cycle to Work Scheme
    Free lunch Fridays
    Supportive environment and a great place to work

    Working Hours:

    Your standard working hours will be an average of 13 hours per week. This will include 1 Weekend day p/w + 2 Shifts during the week. You will be required to work shifts within 10am – 8:30pm during the week and between 8am – 4:30pm on weekends.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00028

    Location: Southampton, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm Student Veterinary Nurse

    PORTSMOUTH – Our client is looking for a perm Student Veterinary Nurse to join their practice.

    They are a high quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a mixture of walk-in/appointments. Theyoffer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. Theyhave superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with operating theatres, multiple consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

    You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as theyare a growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities.

    Who theyneed

    A1st or 2nd year student who has commenced their training and has previous hands-on veterinary experience.

    An enthusiastic student veterinary nurse who is passionate about the provision of high quality service to patients and clients.

    We have received applications from individuals not on the course but ideally we’re looking for someone who’s already commenced their training.

    A key participant in the running of theirdynamic and forward thinking clinic in Portsmouth, supporting the rest of the nursing team.

    Someone who is keen to continually improve their professional knowledge and experience and are an excellent communicator, understanding that educating pet owners about their pets' welfare is just as important as providing high quality treatment.

    What theyoffer

    28 days annual leave including bank holidays;
    RCVS fees covered;
    £180 CPD allowance/ 1 days;
    5% pension contribution (after probation period);
    Cycle Scheme;
    Free lunch Fridays.

    Working hours

    Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. You will be required to work shifts within our opening hours. You will also be part of our weekend rota too, working 1 in every 3 weekends.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00027

    Location: Portsmouth, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet Nurse


    Locum RVN – Jan Dates

    LEICESTER – Our client is looking for a Locum RVN for the following dates;

    Region
    Branch
    Dates?
    Day/Night
    Sole Charge?
    Hours?

    Leciester
    Birstall
    19th Jan
    Day
    No
    10-7m

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00025

    Location: Leicester, England

  • Role Type - Permanent RVN


    Perm Head Nurse

    HERTFORDSHIRE – Our client is lookinmg for a Perm Head Nurse for their practice.

    Rota- 5 day week mix between early and late shifts , 1 night a week (if deal breaker can discuss) 1:8 full weekends

    These thriving practices are bright, spacious, air-conditioned and purpose built to industry leading standards with state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound and in-house laboratory facilities. The practices are based in rural Hertfordshire and Essex which all offer onsite parking.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00020

    Location: Braughing, England

  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    Clinical Director

    HERTFORDSHIRE – Our client is looking for a Clinical Director for their practice.

    Full time, 1 night a week on call, 1:7 weekends 1:2 sat 9am-1pm (Can be flexible)

    These thriving practices are bright, spacious, air-conditioned and purpose built to industry leading standards with state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound and in-house laboratory facilities. The practices are based in rural Hertfordshire and Essex which all offer onsite parking.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00019

    Location: Braughing, England

  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    Perm Vet x 4

    HERTFORDSHIRE- Our client is looking for 4 perm Vets as follows;

    2 x Full Time Vets — 4 day week- 1 night a week on call, 1:7 weekends- 1:2 sat 9am-1pm

    1 x Experienced Vet ideally orthopaedic Vet -4 day week,1 night a week on call, 1:7 weekends full weekends 1:2 sat 9am-1pm (Can be flexible)

    1 x Experienced Vet -4 day week,1 night a week on call, 1:7 weekends 1:2 sat 9am-1pm (Can be flexible)

    These thriving practices are bright, spacious, air-conditioned and purpose built to industry leading standards with state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound and in-house laboratory facilities. The practices are based in rural Hertfordshire and Essex which all offer onsite parking.

    Candidates will need to have good general surgical and medical skills and enjoy building relationships with new patients, clients and the wider team.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00018

    Location: Braughing, England

  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    Perm Vet

    EDINBURGH – Our client is looking for a perm Vet to join their team.

    They are looking for someone who is at least 4-5 years qualified and who is competent and confident in all basic aspects of surgery but is also happy to undertake emergency operations as well as some other soft tissue and orthopaedic procedures.

    This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to progress in their career to Clinical Director and have influence over clinical aspects of the practice, in particular surgery. The role also includes mentorship, training of colleagues and developing theirclient journey and experience. The individual would have to be client focused, proactive, and have exceptional communication skills both with the team and clients. Team management is a potential career path for the right individual.

    The role is 40 hours/week with a 1/3 rota for weekends and no OOH.
    Currently theywork with at least 2 vets in every weekday and are building up to 3 vets per day. Theytry to have 2 vets on every weekends but some weekends are sole charge.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00017

    Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet Nurse


    Locum RVN – 10/02

    BOLTON – Our client is looking for a Locum RVN for the following dates;

    Feb

    10/2/20
    8.00am – 6.30pm – Ops
    9.30am – 8.00pm – Rec.
    9.30am – 8.00pm – Rec

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00015

    Location: Bolton, England

  • Role Type - Locum : Vet Nurse


    Locum RVN – Ongoing from 02/03

    WANSTEAD – Our client is looking for a Locum RVN to cover a weekly rota ongoing from the 2nd March 2020

    The RVN would need to work on a rolling 4 week rota including 1:4 weekends (2 lieu days given the following week) of varied shifts.Shifts are 8 hours (8-5pm/9-6pm/11-8pm/12-9pm-included 1hr unpaid lunch) and there are two on-call shifts per month. The on-call is paid at hourly rate should you be called in to the hospital.

    Accommodation can be made available if needed.

    If you are interested, please call 0115 968 1515 or email recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk for more information.

    Job Ref: 20-00014

    Location: Wanstead, England

  • Role Type - Permanent Vet


    1-2 yr New Grad SA vet

    SURREY – Our client a 100% SA practice are looking to recruit a permanent 1 – 2 year qualified new grad for their practice based in Farncombe. The role is working a pleasant 4 day week, with a 1:3 Saturday rota (8.30am-4pm) There are no OOH involved. Competitive salary on offer! Please get in touch for more info – recruit@carltonprofessional.co.uk / 0115 9681515

    Job Ref: 20-00013

    Location: Farncombe, England