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Small Animal Vet - Cromlyn House Veterinary Hospital & Clinic

Practice Site:
  • Cromlyn House (Hillsborough)

Cromlyn House is a Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Tier 3 Small Animal Hospital. This is a modern, purpose built facility which features top of the line equipment. We also have a practice branch located in the Bentrim Centre, Lisburn. We are strongly committed to our staff and we actively invest in their training and development, 

Are you looking for a satisfying job in a tier 3 RCVS hospital where you have access to all the kit?  Would you like to work alongside a certificate holder in internal medicine and an established, progressive nursing team with animal welfare at the heart of everything we do? 

If so look no further!

We have a permanent full time, 40 hour week (part time applicants considered), first opinion vet role available at Cromlyn House Veterinary Hospital and Clinic starting in July 2019.  As we currently do our own out of hours there is a 1 in 4 OOH and weekend rota with shared bank holiday cover.

The hospital is in beautiful countryside near Hillsborough and we have a branch clinic in nearby Lisburn.

The hospital is also due to become the home to Northern Ireland Veterinary Specialists (NIVS), which will be Northern Ireland's first specialist referral hospital.  Launching in September 2019 NIVS will have diplomat veterinary surgeons offering Specialist led veterinary diagnostics, care and surgery.

We work in a bright and spacious building which is undergoing refurbishment and when complete will offer access to up to date equipment including in house laboratory, digital x-ray, dedicated imaging suite for ultrasound and endoscopy, CT and visiting MRI. 

You will enjoy working with a welcoming and supportive team.  Experience is desirable but new graduates feel free to apply as we have an experienced vet and nursing team and the CVS New Graduate Program available for those less than 2 years qualified.

Benefits include:-

Up to 7 weeks holiday a year +Bank Holidays on our buy sell holiday scheme.

Save directly from your salary every month with the opportunity to buy discounted shares in the company after 3 years.  Giving you the opportunity to share in the success of the business.

Pension – automatic enrolment, no need to fill out any forms, ensuring you can take advantage of our pension hassle free.

Discounted Pet Treatments – Working with us will provide great savings towards the health of your pet, including cost price drugs and free consultations.

Employee Assistance Programme – A 24 hours a day, 365 days a year helpline to support you and your immediate family when you need it the most.

Training and Progression – Abundant opportunities for progression within the business aided by internal and external CPD and development courses and programmes.

Perkbox – Access to Perk Box offering Entertainment, Travel and Retail Discounts etc.


If interested please apply to

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Cromlyn House (Hillsborough)
50 Old Coach Road, Hillsborough, Co Down, United Kingdom, BT26 6PB
  • Salary:
    Attractive salary and benefits package
  • Practice:
    Cromlyn House Veterinary Hospital & Clinic
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  • Application Closing Date:
    10 May 2019
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