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

Small Animal Vet (Full Time)

Maternity cover, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire

Branch position with support and involvement from our Main Hospital in Swindon. We are looking for an assistant with some experience to join us as the principal vet at our Wootton Bassett surgery.

This is a charming market town with a thriving client base. You will be responsible for the day to day running of the branch and your own caseload but with full support and involvement with our state of the art hospital in Swindon. We are proud to offer gold standard facilities including CT and you will have the opportunity to work alongside certificate holders in medicine, ophthalmology, surgery and imaging and

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.

You will be supported by a friendly, forward thinking team and long-term employment is a possibility. The practice was the winner of the SPVS/VMA Wellbeing Awards in 2019 and we are committed to supporting a good work/life balance.

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

Accounts Assistant (35 - 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday)

Based at Drove Veterinary Hospital, Wroughton.

Drove Veterinary Hospital Ltd and Drove Farm Vets Ltd have an exciting opportunity for the right individual to join our busy Accounts Team as an Accounts Assistant, based at the main hospital on Croft Road.

The Individual

  • Organised and methodical, can work on own or as part of a team
  • Will have at least 1 years’ experience within an accounts department environment
  • A team player willing to assist however necessary

The Role

  • Processing and banking of all the hospital & branch cashing up on a timely basis
  • Purchase ledger administration for both companies from accounts email inbox through to authorisation and inputting into the Purchase Ledger on Sage 50 software
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Resolving invoice/payment queries directly with suppliers
  • Company credit card and petty cash processing monthly
  • Assisting the other finance team members as and when required

Good rate of pay, 20 days holiday pro-rata, staff discount scheme

To apply for this role please submit your CV & covering letter to

Closing date for applications is 11th August 2020

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