Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Are you interested in joining a dynamic team of caring professionals?

We have the following job opportunities available at this time. If you don’t see a vacancy that interests you please check back at another time as we are a fast growing practice.


To apply for any of these posts please email your CV and covering letter to our Practice Manager, Lucy Malby at or write to her at our mailing address.

Please note, Facebook applications alone will not be considered.

Yard Staff – Week Staff

Thank you for your interest, this position is now filled.

Equine Veterinary Nurse RVN

We are always looking for experienced full-time equine veterinary nurse RVNs for our expanding team.

The ideal candidate will have significant experience in equine veterinary practice, with an understanding of equine surgical procedures (both GA and standing surgery), reproductive services and intensive care nursing including foals. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and highly dedicated team within a fast growing practice dedicated to equine care and located in a purpose-built facility. This role will enable you to be exposed to all types of equine nursing. We offer a competitive salary, CPD allowance and RCVS and BEVA membership. You will take an equal share in the out of hours on call rota which is currently set at one in five.

We offer a full service including ambulatory, diagnostic and surgical services based at our busy equine clinic in Great Ayton. Our facilities include overground endoscopy, MRI, scintigraphy, standing surgery, theatre, intensive care and in-patient facilities. Our caseload covers pleasure and leisure, performance and sports horses along with racing and stud work.

Equine Veterinary Intern – start date October 2023

The application process for an internship starting in October 2023 is open. Please contact to express an interest. We expect all students who apply for an internship to have completed an externship or seeing practice time with us to support their application. Your application should include a covering letter, CV and a reference. You should be aware of the requirement to have the right to work in the UK and must be a member of the RCVS.

View our internship details here.

Our Process for Vacancies

We are really happy that we receive so many applications for vacancies at Hambleton Equine, but this does mean that we cannot reply to every applicant in person. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the application closing date for the post you applied to, you should assume you were not successful at this time. Applicants who are invited for interview will be contacted as soon as possible and no later than two weeks after the application closing date. We will normally conduct first and second round interviews. Second round interviews usually involve hands-on time in the relevant position to assess skills.

If you send us your CV we will assume that you would like us to keep this on file for up to 12 months in case other suitable opportunities arise. You should let us know if you do not wish us to hold your CV.