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Experienced Qualified RVN available for Locum work.
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Locum Positions

Would you like to join a dynamic nursing team and work in a unique environment that prides itself on its speciality services, dedicated internationally recognised staff and modern equipment? UCD Veterinary Hospital (UCDVH) is composed of a small animal section with dedicated surgical suites, intensive care and rehabilitation facilities and a large animal area with dedicated equine and farm animal facilities all of which are complemented by modern diagnostic imaging and laboratory equipment. The nursing team work across the various disciplines including small animal medicine and surgery, equine medicine and surgery, anaesthesia, intensive care and animal rehabilitation. We have a number of short-medium term core and rotating locum positions available from October 2014 covering a number of shifts throughout the day and night so if you're interested in working in the only veterinary teaching hospital on the island of Ireland then don't delay; contact us today....

All enquires to Aoife Joyce Dip AVN (Surg) Grad Cert VPM RVN (Head Nurse)
E-mail: or Tel: +353 1 716 6040

Would you like to work in the UK as a veterinary nurse? We have hundreds of locum and permanent positions nationwide.
We pay fantastic rates and most of the locum positions come with free accommodation!
At Gardner Liewelyn we cover everything for you.  Once you register with us and let us know where you would like to work and for how long, we will do the rest. We will discuss with you the type of practice that you want to work at - is it Small animal or mixed practice, or do you want to work in the country or city - there are so many options. We have been recruiting solely for the veterinary profession for 10 years, and have built up a very good working relationship with our staff who trust us to find them the right job when they need it.
We cover from 1 week to 6 month positions, so if you feel like seeing a bit of the UK, and earning up to 2500 euros per month - then call send your CV to or call us 0044 11291 645 871 for an informal chat on working here.
We are happy to provide advice on CV writing, locuming, Umbrella companies, setting up your own company and any other employment related queries you may have.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Jonathon Lewis.
Recruitment Director
Gardner Llewelyn

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Classified Ads Information

This page has been developed in response to a number of queries from veterinary practitioners. The IVNA does not undertake to find employment for its members, however we are willing and able to provide a service whereby practices can advertise vacant positions, and our members can advertise their availability for employment.

Advertisements for practices seeking veterinary nursing and support staff can be placed for a monthly fee of €25.00.

Please send your advertisement to with the subject line: 'Practice Classified Advertisement'
Payment can be sent to our postal address:

Irish Veterinary Nursing Association, 13 The Courtyard, Kilcarbery Park, Nangor Road, DUBLIN 22

Alternatively, payment can be made by paypal :


Personal advertisements for veterinary nurses and support staff, who are currently fully subscribed members are FREE OF CHARGE. Business advertisments will be charged at the regular rate of €25 per month.

Please be advised that it may take up to two weeks for payment by cheque to be processed. We will notify practices paying for classified advertisements when their payment has been received and the ad is on the website.

For more information contact us at