Careers & Training

Drove Veterinary Hospital is a Tier 3 RCVS Training Hospital and we are always pleased to hear from you even when we have no vacancies advertised.


At Drove we are keen to invest in the development of our staff.

All Vets & Nurses complete a specific amount of Continual Professional Development (CPD) throughout the year as specified by The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS).

Many vets are also studying for further post graduate qualifications working alongside our existing certificate holders to provide 'Gold Standard' care for your animals.

We believe that all members of staff should be fully trained for the role they perform and are committed to ensuring that everyone is supported in their development

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To express your interest in any of the below areas or vacancies please send your CV to

For an informal discussion please ring the appropriate person named below on 01793 522483

Full or part time Small Animal Vet

Swindon, Wiltshire

4 Day Week, Branch position with hospital support and involvement.

We are looking for an assistant with some experience to join us at our Abbey Meads branch

This is a thriving surgery with an established client base and consistent support staff.

You will be able to manage your own caseload but have full support and involvement

with our state of the art hospital in Swindon. Here you will have the opportunity to work alongside certificate holders in medicine, ophthalmology, surgery and imaging and have access to excellent facilities including CT.

The branch has been recently refurbished and is modern and well equipped. We are

looking for someone with excellent communication skills and client care to share our

passion for the highest quality clinical standards and service.

Drove was the winner of the SPVS large practice wellbeing award 2019 and is strongly committed to making it a great place to work! We are a friendly, sociable and forward thinking team with a strong independent and family ethos.

Competitive salary,

Pension scheme,

Private healthcare,

Excellent CPD allowance

RCVS fees paid

‘Thriving in Practice’ yearly schedule and social events.

Gym membership and many more benefits!

Please just give us a call for any more information and to have a chat about the position - Lynne Gaskarth on 01793 522483. Or have a look at

Please submit your CV and covering letter to lgaskarth@drovevets

Small Animal Vet

Part time weekend rota, No OOH in Swindon, Wiltshire

We are looking for an assistant with some experience to be part of our team.This is an ideal position for someone looking to develop their 1st opinion skill base on a part time basis with no OOH commitments or evenings. We are looking for someone with a friendly manner and excellent communication skills.

The role is based at our state of the art hospital in Swindon where you will receive full support from the team there. It is mainly a consulting role with the opportunity for good case consistency and involvement.

You will be working Saturday and Sunday 1 in 3 weekends 9am-5pm with the potential for days during the week also.

We are a friendly forward thinking team, keen to support those returning to the profession and those looking to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

For more information on us please see

Please submit your CV and covering letter to or for an informal discussion contact Lynne Gaskarth on 01793 522483.

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