Job Role
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Equine Vet, ideally with interest in reproductive work, to join our enthusiastic 6 vet team in rural Oxfordshire. We have full clinic and surgical facilities and all usual toys (DR, gastroscope, ultrasound, video endoscope, surgical laser). We have a good sports horse base, as well as racing yards, studs and pleasure horses.

You will be given clinical freedom to manage and work up cases individually (with support and training from experienced vets, should the need arise). If needed, mentoring can be offered via a designated internal staff member and external support is provided through XLVets. We actively encourage medical/surgical development for all stages of your career. CPD is actively encouraged and funded. We are looking for someone with passion and enthusiasm to join our happy, friendly team, with a work hard play hard ethos!

This job role will require working from our Hook Norton Surgery. On-call is shared equally amongst the team.

The ideal candidate must have a clean driving license, and have a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar job role. 

• Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
• 4.5 day week with the Friday off following a weekend on call
• Enhanced holiday entitlement
• Generous CPD allowance
• Private Health Care
• Exclusive company discounts
• Comprehensive access to the XLVet community & resources
• Full and unwavering support towards Certificates and career development
• Branded uniform

This is an excellent opportunity for a good work/life balance, providing the time to join in with our vibrant local community & enjoy the fabulous Cotswolds. We have great local facilities, schools and lots of cosy pubs!

About Us
Hook Norton Veterinary Group is an independent practice which offers dedicated small animal, equine & farm veterinary care, across a wide geographical area. Our RCVS equine accredited practice is based on the outskirts of Hook Norton, with excellent transport links nearby to London and Birmingham (only 1 hour away). We have state of the art equipment, allowing us to offer ‘Gold Standard’ veterinary care. At HNVG, we pride ourselves on our client retention and clinical decision making, rather than focusing solely on achieving rigid sales targets.
For more information about the practice, please look at our website

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