Overseas Vets

Come and join CVS in the UK and work alongside a community of vets from over 40 nations!

We have fantastic opportunities for you to relocate to the UK to join us as a vet, where you will benefit from:

  • Visa sponsorship – We are proud to be able to offer fully supported and funded visa sponsorship to work in the UK
  • RCVS registration support – We can help you find the information you need to start your registration process with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
  • Help and support with your relocation to the UK – We can provide support and guidance to help you open a bank account, obtain a National Insurance Number (a requirement for anyone working in the UK), find accommodation and identify suitable schools
  • Long-term career opportunity and progression - We are committed to supporting our colleagues in their career progression and to retaining and developing the best people in the veterinary profession. You will benefit from amazing annual CPD and the opportunity to develop your career with CVS. This is something we place high focus on and is evidenced by the fact that 75% of our Clinical Directors and Head Vets have progressed internally in CVS
  • Embrace Induction Programme – Dependant on your experience level, you may also benefit from ’Embrace’ our new induction programme specially tailored to help provide vets working in the UK for the first time with the best possible start. For more information on the Embrace Induction Programme and to download a brochure, click the button below
    Embrace Induction Programme
  • Fantastic locations to work in – We have over 500 practice sites across the UK and will be able to find a practice and location that best suits you, whether that be in a thriving and bustling city location, a picturesque countryside location and everything in between

Care at our Heart

  • We care deeply about protecting the wellbeing of our colleagues, and equipping them with the support, resources, training and access to personal development opportunities that they need.
  • We care about driving standards of clinical excellence in the profession and providing the best possible health care for animals.
  • We care about making a positive impact in the communities in which we work.
  • We care about doing our job in a way that is sustainable and that doesn’t compromise the natural environment.

Ready to find out more and take your first step to joining CVS in the UK?

Great news, we will do the job searching for you, all you need to do is select ‘Are you a vet?’ below to register your details. Once you have registered, a member of our Careers Team will be in contact to set up a call with you to talk about the great opportunities we have on offer for you and how we can make your move to the UK a great one.

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