Careers 

Looking for a career in a long standing, independent, superbly equipped, multi-site practice based in the beautiful Peak District? If the answer is yes, you’ve come to the right place!

We are an RCVS accredited Small and Large animal practice and offer a friendly and caring service across much of Derbyshire and Staffordshire with practices in Ashbourne, Uttoxeter and Wirksworth. We are proud to offer high quality care to all our clients alongside a good work-life balance for our staff.

Interested in joining our team?  Please take a look our vacancies below.


Vacancies

Full-time Veterinary Nurse

We have an exciting opportunity for an RVN to join our team on a permanent contract.

We are a busy first opinion, multi site, mixed practice. The role will be based at our Ashbourne and Wirksworth practices on a job share basis. Working solely at our Wirksworth branch would also be considered.

Evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays are shared on a rota with no overnight duties. On call is currently 1 in 9 weekends and 1 night every 2 weeks.

We offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • 37.5 hour week, varied shift pattern (earliest start at 8.30am, latest finish 6.30pm)
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • 25 Days Holiday + bank holidays
  • Generous discount on pet treatment and stock

Nurses are on a rota that incorporates a variety of skills. Our nurses are encouraged to reach their full potential, with some having undergone further qualifications or certificates, whilst others pursue interests by assisting with large animal care.

To apply, please send your current C.V. with a covering letter to careers@derbyshire-vets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: TBC

 


Trainee Veterinary Nurse

We have another opportunity for an experienced first year trainee nurse or a second year nurse on a permanent contract, based at our Ashbourne surgery, with some time also spent at other sites.

On-call would be expected once you had reached the required level of capability.

We offer:

  • Salary dependent on experience
  • 37.5 hour week, varied shift pattern (earliest start 8.30am, latest finish at 6.30pm)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Discount on pet treatment and stock

To apply, please send your current C.V. with a covering letter to careers@derbyshire-vets.co.uk

Closing date for applications: TBC

 


 

Nothing Suitable?

Don’t worry, as we continue to grow there may be opportunities in the future. If you follow us on Facebook we’ll publish details of our vacancies on there. Alternatively, please bookmark this page and check back regularly.

Or why not take a look at the opportunities at our sister practice based in Buxton: http://www.overdalevets.co.uk/about-us/careers/