Updated January 2019

Opportunity for motivated vets to join our supportive team

Dragon vets is an 11 vet, independent practice in the lively Cotswold town of Cheltenham. We are lucky to have a large team of dedicated RVNs, RCVS advanced practitioners in medicine, surgery and cardiology, and fantastic facilities including in-house CT, DR, high-spec ultrasound, laparoscopy/endoscopy and multi-parameter anaesthetic monitors. We host an emergency clinic meaning no OOH duties are required.

As we expand, we are looking for a enthusiastic clinician to join our team. We could consider a confident recently-graduated vet looking to expand their skills within a supportive environment, or a more experienced clinician, particularly with post-grad study/qualifications. Full or part-time positions considered and CPD funded and encouraged.

Please send cover letter & CV to or call on 01242 580324 and speak to Alan (practice partner) or Kirsty (practice administrator).

Veterinary Nurse Required

RVN required as an addition to our busy, but friendly and supportive small animal team. We are a RCVS tier 2 small animal surgery and recognised training practice with access to modern anaesthetic monitoring equipment including capnography, non-invasive blood pressure monitoring, ECG, pulse-oximetry. We perform many procedures in-house including laparoscopic spays and biopsies alongside many other soft-tissue and orthopaedic procedures. We provide a full laboratory services including blood gas monitoring and microscopy, digital XRAY (DR), modern ultrasonography and CT scanning.

We actively encourage CPD with our nurses previously achieving behaviour qualifications and working toward the diploma in advanced nursing.

The ideal candidate will be cheerful, confident in all areas of nursing and be very client-focused. It is particularly important to have excellent communication skills as in additional to medical/surgical nursing, you will be expected to take part in nursing consultations, providing the highest standards of veterinary care to our clients.

To apply please e-mail a covering letter and CV to the Partners at Dragon Vets to: For an informal chat, please call on 01242 580324 and speak to our practice administrator Kirsty Boase RVN

Reception/Admin Positions

We do not currently have any vacancies, however we are always interested to hear from individuals with a passion for animals and experience in customer service.

Veterinary jobs are hard to fill with just the right sort of person. If you think you have the right sort of skills and experience to work with our team, then please send your CV to