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Current Opportunities:  Parklands is expanding …. come and join the team


1.Senior Vet Required

Exciting opportunity for Senior Vet role to replace one of our long-standing Senior vets entering vet academia in the UK. The role entails taking on routine scanning and health management on your own dedicated farms with the back up team of 14 other large animal vets. Based in Cookstown Co. Tyrone.
Package in Circa of £60k to include Staff incentives, reward schemes and enhanced benefits.
For more information contact Eamon 07919 093858 eamon.donnelly@parklandsvets.co.uk or Philip 07971998451 philip.abernethy@parklandsvets.co.uk
Closing date for application: Wednesday 30th June


2 Position : Mixed Vet

Mixed Animal Vets Required

Due to expansion and increased workload Parklands Veterinary wish to seek mixed animal vet.

About Us

Parklands Veterinary are an established Mixed Animal practice with various branches across Mid Ulster

We pride ourselves on delivery of excellent animal health services

The role will include a flexible mix of clinical work with dairy, beef, and sheep herds covering all veterinary requirements for beef and dairy herds and sheep flocks, including Reproduction – Fertility, and Scanning, Health Plans, Disease Investigation, And much more along with First Opinion small animal consultations and a  great variety of surgical and medical cases including orthopaedics.

We offer clinical freedom and an opportunity to develop your own client base

We also have a team of highly experienced Vets with Various levels of special interests

Fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology

Offer 24hr services 365 days per year

Applicant Requirements

You must be enthusiastic, motivated and have good communication skills and be prepared to work as part of a team. We believe in a healthy work, life balance. Experience preferred but not essential as new graduates will be well supported through our Graduate Programme


Salary: Commensurate to experience

28 Days annual leave incl. bank holidays

RCVS and VDS fees paid

CPD funded and Certificates encouraged

Exclusive company discounts and rewards

Workplace Pension Scheme

Health Insurance scheme

Staff Discount

For more information or to apply please contact Eamon Donnelly on 07919093858 or email eamon.donnelly@parklandsvets.co.uk or Philip Abernethy on 07971998451 or Philip.abernethy@parklandsvets.co.uk

3 Position: Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Parklands

We are a multi-disciplinary multi species departmental group with a rapidly growing small animal team. We are totally committed to providing excellent veterinary service to our clients and being a leading Veterinary Practice. We see a wide range of medical and surgical cases across 5 surgeries and 10 vet team. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with both routine and complex procedures. We are particularly interested in helping you enjoy a fulfilling career advancing potentially both clinically, through certificate level study and also developing personally at the heart of a great team whilst enjoying a fabulous quality of life in some beautiful parts of Northern Ireland. We believe in investing in our people, surgeries, facilities, equipment and the latest technology and clinical practice to provide outstanding veterinary care to our patients and owners.

Our offer to you

In order to attract talented Veterinary Professionals like you, we have a flexible approach to remuneration based on your expertise and potential – typically this will include:

An appealing salary that will reflect your abilities and future performance in the range of £35 – 50,000 depending on previous experience.

  • Health Shield cash plan
  • Company Pension
  • Paid Annual leave
  • Paid Sick Leave per year
  • Paid parental leave
  • A continuing education allocation to assist with your career growth
  • Opportunities for additional training in Leadership, Specialisation and Management
  • The opportunity to transfer across the company to fulfil your further career aspirations
  • Employee Pet discounts

In addition to the above, we are also happy to explore other remuneration alternatives that may better suit your needs which we will be happy to discuss as our relationship develops.

It’s time to apply….

To apply for this exceptional opportunity, please send your CV and covering letter to: andrew.turkington@parklandsvets.co.uk or phone 07980301465 for an informal chat.

4 Position: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Exciting opportunity for a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse required to join our dynamic and progressive Small Animal team, mainly based at our Dungannon Branch.

Come and join our passionate RCVS approved Small Animal team.  We are a 1st and 2nd opinion practice with a highly variable and exciting caseload of medical, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery.  We have excellent facilities including US scanners, endoscopy, digital x-ray and in-house laboratory.  We support CPD and your independence to advance your nursing skills both clinically and within client care.

If you are a nurse who loves all aspects of the role and are passionate about pet health care  please send your CV and covering letter to:

HR Department, Parklands Veterinary Ltd., 5 Old Moy Road, Dungannon, BT71 6PS

or email to accounts@parklandsvets.co.uk


5 Position: Experienced Equine Vet Required

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our fast-paced multi-disciplinary Equine Department within our Mixed animal practice located in Mid Ulster.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Individual who would be an addition to our 2 Vet team, in our long-established practice. We are dedicated to delivering a first-class service to our clients and their animals across all areas of equine routine and emergency medicine. Our Equine Department specialise in Reproductive services- Artificial insemination, Embryo Transfer and foaling.

We boast an 18 stable yard complete with knock down box, DR X-Ray, video endoscope, gastroscope, ultrasound scanner and in-house laboratory machines.

Benefits Include:

28 Days Annual Leave

Paid Professional Membership fees

Generous CPD Allowance (certificates encouraged)

Company sick pay scheme



Company Vehicle, Mobile and Accommodation

Please contact Jim Slaine, Equine Clinical Director, Parklands Veterinary Group, Cookstown. Jim.slaine@parklandsvets.co.uk or 07971814872 for further details

6 Position: TB Testers Required

Due to expansion and increase in workload Parklands Veterinary Group are seeking TB testers.

Parklands are an established mixed animal practice with various branches across the Mid Ulster area.

The ideal candidate will have experience in TB Testing (but not essential)

Staff benefits

Salary: Commensurate to experience

28 Days annual leave incl. bank holidays

RCVS and VDS fees paid

Exclusive company discounts and rewards

Workplace Pension Scheme

Health Insurance scheme

Staff Discount

For further information please contact either Eamon Donnelly on 07919093858 or Philip Abernethy on 07971998451 or to apply please send CVs to eamon.donnelly@parklandsvets.co.uk or philip.abernethy@parklandsvets.co.uk