Job Opportunities

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

We have the following job opportunties 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.

Equine Veterinary Surgeon - Ambulatory

We have a 12 month contract opportunity, with the option to extend at the end of this period depending on the needs of the business. This vacancy is for a full-time experienced equine veterinary surgeon MRCVS starting September 2020 to work as part of our busy ambulatory team. Ideally you would hold an AVP certificate but this is not essential. 

Caseload will be variable with the emphasis on ambulatory, sports horse and racing work but may include some reproduction work if that is of interest. We offer a full service including ambulatory, diagnostic and surgical services based at our busy equine clinic in Great Ayton, North Yorkshire. 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. This is an opportunity to gain a good breadth of experience. 

You will work a five day week and will also take an equal share in the out of hours on-call rota. This is currently one week night every other week and one weekend in six, with one bank holiday every year.

The package for this post includes a competitive salary, BEVA and RCVS membership, a paid CPD allowance, and standard pension contributrions. We encourage personal development and foster a learning environment.

To apply for this post please email your CV and covering letter to our Practice Manager, Lucy Malby at or write to her at our mailing address. The application process for this post closes on 1st August 2020. We anticipate interviewing in the following two weeks. 

Equine Veterinary Intern - start date October 2020

We have now selected our Interns for October 2020. This opportunity is now filled. 

See our internship details here :  INTERNSHIP AT HEC

Equine Veterinary Intern - start date October 2021

The application process for 2021 internships will open in October 2020 and will close at the end of May 2021. Please contact to express an interest. We expect all our students who apply for an internship to have completed an externship or seeing practice time with us to support their application. 

Our Process for Vacancies 

We are really happy that we have so many applications for posts 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 should assume you were not sucessful 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 will 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. 

Hambleton Equine Clinic
The Paddock, Stanley Grange,
Great Ayton, North Yorkshire

Tel: 01642 723132
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A leading Hospital offering the highest standards of clinical skills and nursing care.