Vacancies

Vacancies

Current Vacancies

  • We have exciting nursing opportunities due to expansion of the Clinical teams

    If you are passionate about delivering outstanding clinical care and working in an environment that allows you to achieve excellence in your chosen field, we would love to hear from you.

    Our current available nursing posts can be viewed below.

    However, if you are interested in working at Langford Vets and can not see a current vacancy for preferred area of interest, please do contact Nursing Manager, Emma Opperman -  lveco@bristol.ac.uk,  for an informal chat about what we may be able to offer.

    Full and part-time hours can be accommodated.

  • We have exciting opportunities for full-time Night Nurses to join our team.   The role involves working alongside a dedicated team to provide nursing care to our patients in our ICU, Surgery/Neurology and Canine/ Feline Medicine Wards.

    As this is an OOH role, the ideal candidate must be able to work well under their own initiative as well as in a team.   Excellent time keeping skills and the ability to work well under pressure are also a must as the caseload is extremely variable.   No two nights are the same!    For the right candidate, this is an exciting opportunity to fully utilise and develop your nursing skills and gain extensive knowledge of specialist nursing in-patient care. 

    The rota comprises of 12 hour shifts on a 7 on/ 7off or 5 on/ 5 off rolling week, including weekends and bank holidays.

    Early applications are encouraged.  Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date, should we be able to appoint an appropriate candidate

    Closing date:  Monday 11 March 2019

    For further information and to apply please send your completed application form to Tina Pierson, HR Advisor, tp17354@bristol.ac.uk

  • We have exciting opportunities to further your career path within the field of Surgical Nursing:

    • Ward Nurse: Fully utilise your nursing skills to provide the best standard of care to our in-patients within our recently refurbished dedicated Neurology and Surgery Wards, with a strong emphasis on rehabilitation.

    • Theatre Nurse: get scrubbed in within our ‘state of the art’ Theatre suite, working as both a circulating and scrubbed nurse for advanced surgical procedures.

    • Surgery Nurse: Prefer a little more variety? How about a rotational role that combines BOTH the Ward role and Theatre Nurse role in one?

     

    If you are passionate about delivering outstanding nursing care and working in an environment that allows you to achieve excellence in your chosen field, we would love to hear from you.

    Full and part-time applications are encouraged.

    Closing date: Monday 4 March 2019

    For further information and to apply, please contact Tina Pierson, HR Advisor, tp17354@bristol.ac.uk. 

    Please follow the link below for the relevant job description;

     

  • We have an exciting opportunity for a clinically-experienced RVN to work as part of our Feline Nursing team.

    You will work in a challenging and stimulating environment where you will be encouraged to utilise your skills exclusively within the feline department, assisting with procedures including endoscopy, imaging and chemotherapy as well as delivering the highest standard of in-patient care.

    The ideal candidate will demonstrate the confidence and ability to effectively handle and restrain cats, a desire to learn and a capability to work under pressure. Previous experience in a referral environment is not essential. You will be involved with teaching and supervision of Veterinary and Veterinary Nursing undergraduates on clinical rotations.

    Rota will include shift work and weekend provision therefore flexibility will be necessary.

    Closing date: Monday 4 March 2019

    For further information and to apply, please send your completed application form to Tina Pierson, HR Advisor, tp17354@bristol.ac.uk

    Early applications are encouraged.  Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date, should we be able to appoint an appropriate candidate

  • Langford Vets Equine Referral Hospital have an exciting opportunity for an equine nurse who shares our passion for excellent veterinary care to join the team.

    Our nursing team are fundamental to providing excellent standards of care to our patients and clients. This successful candidate will be part of a nursing team who will work with our experienced clinicians to deliver a varied caseload of medical, surgical and orthopaedic cases. 

    We are a teaching hospital, therefore you will be working alongside the University of Bristol teaching and supporting degree students on clinical rotations.

    This role would suit a qualified equine nurse, or a small animal nurse with equine experience and a passion to develop it further.

    You will be required to work on an out of hours rota covering 1 in 5 weekend duties, one night per week and Bank Holidays on a rota basis.

    Benefits include 25 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, an CPD allowance, a competitive salary sacrifice pension scheme, Bupa benefit and a competitive salary offered depending on experience.

    Closing date: Friday 15 March 2019.

    For further information and to apply please contact Tina Pierson, HR Advisor tp17354@bristol.ac.uk.

    Early applications are encouraged.  Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date, should we be able to appoint an appropriate candidate

  • We’ve got some shoes to fill…

    …a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills as a marketeer. This role is varied and busy. You will always be learning something new and developing your skills as part of our fast paced, friendly and vibrant team.  This is an ideal position for a new graduate, or somebody looking to begin their career in marketing. Working across a varied portfolio you will be part of the day to day function of Langford Vets Marketing and Communications Team, so a flexible approach to work and interest in animals would be essential.

    We will offer you a broad range of experiences, from working on social media campaigns, to design work and assisting with event coordination. You will be part of a team who will support you in developing yourself to your full potential. Langford Vets is part of the University of Bristol Langford Campus benefiting from the U2 bus service from Bristol, an on-site café, gym and free parking.

    For more information please take a look at the job description.

    Closing Date; Friday 1st March 2019

    Early applications are encouraged.  Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

    For further information or to apply please submit your completed application form to Tina Pierson, HR Advisor: tp17354@bristol.ac.uk.

  • We have an exciting opportunity for a Dermatology Staff Clinician to join our team of specialists in our Small Animal Referral Hospital.  This will be a clinical position in a busy dermatology referral service, involving mainly dogs and cats; however other species may be presented.

    There will be a focus on teaching veterinary undergraduates on clinical rotations and training will be available to support this.  Other duties will include: maintaining and growing the referral caseload, dealing with internal case referrals, and interacting with and teaching veterinary students.

    We are looking for a candidate who is either a Cert AVP (Derm) or equivalent and/or may have completed a dermatology residency.  ECVD or ACVD Diploma holders are also encouraged to apply.   

    Please see the job description for further information and essential criteria.  The successful candidate will be eligible for a range of additional benefits including CPD support and a generous pension scheme.

    Closing date: Monday 18 February 2019

    For informal enquiries please contact Hilary O’Dair (hilary.odair@bristol.ac.uk) or Aiden Foster (aiden.foster@bristol.ac.uk)

    To apply please submit a completed application form to: Tina Pierson (tina.pierson@bristol.ac.uk).

  • We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Pathologist to join our Diagnostic Laboratories Team.

    The successful applicant will provide an excellent clinical pathology service for internal and external clients, working with the laboratories team to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Diagnostic Laboratories. You must have at least three years' experience working as a veterinary surgeon in Clinical Pathology and be a member of the RCVS. Preference will be given to a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Clinical Pathology, a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathology (Clinical Pathology) or a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists (Veterinary Clinical Pathology). You may be considered if you have significant experience and are eligible for one or more of these postgraduate qualifications.

    Full and Part-time applications are welcome. The appointee will be eligible for a range of additional benefits including CPD support and a generous pension scheme.

    For informal enquiries please contact Diagnostic Laboratories Clinical Lead, Kathleen Tennant: Kathleen.Tennant@bristol.ac.uk

    To apply please submit your application form to Sara Colley, HR Manager: sara.colley@bristol.ac.uk

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic farm animal clinician to join our busy practice team. The successful applicant will have some experience in farm animal work, and an enthusiasm for teaching veterinary students. You will be working with the team to deliver an excellent clinical service, to build and strengthen client relationships, and to help develop future business opportunities as the practice seeks to expand.

    This is a great opportunity for someone looking to develop their farm animal veterinary skills and knowledge, whilst developing their own client base within the practice. There is a wealth of experience within the practice and the candidate will be well supported.

    The practice works with commercial dairy, beef and sheep clients across North Somerset, as well as small holdings and back yard farm animals, and is responsible for farm animal clinical teaching of final year veterinary students. We benefit from presence inside the wider university team, and referral facilities on site, as well as our own on-site diagnostic laboratories and pathology service. There is a competitive remuneration and benefits package.

    For further information please contact James Adams, Lead Farm Clinician james.adams@bristol.ac.uk.

    If you wish to apply for the job, please send your completed application form and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role to Tina Pierson, HR Advisor, tp17354@bristol.ac.uk

    Early applications are encouraged.  Langford Vets reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date, should we be able to appoint an appropriate candidate

    Closing date for applications is Sunday 24 February 2019.