We are looking for a part-time receptionist to join an existing team providing cover for our busy reception.  This position is working 2 days a week from 08:00 till 16:00.  However, some flexibility may be required during busy periods.  Bank holidays and Saturday mornings are worked as part of a rota.

The successful candidate will be friendly with a professional attitude and appearance. They must also possess good verbal and written communication skills and work well under pressure.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) is advantageous.

To apply for the above position, please send a current CV and covering letter to Laura Raistrick, Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Road, Newmarket, CB8 0FG or email:

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER  – Newmarket Equine Hospital / Newmarket Equine Clinic Limited

Part time role (2 days per week) in a busy equine veterinary practice, reporting directly to Managing Partner David Dugdale and to the practice’s finance committee of 4 partners.

Main responsibilities

  • Oversee the month-end routine and complete accounting for depreciation, prepayments, accruals etc.
  • Intercompany invoicing
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Produce monthly management accounts and reports
  • Forecasting
  • Cash-flow analysis and management
  • Oversee and advise on payroll and VAT matters
  • PAYE year end
  • Pensions administration
  • Oversee and advise on the work of the 3 members of the finance staff (although they report directly to David Dugdale)
  • Liaise with the external accountants to produce year-end documents and files.
  • Review tax and annuity payment calculations produced by the external accountants.
  • Experience, skills and knowledge required
  • Financial management in a customer focused environment
  • Preparing management information and analysis thereof
  • Preparing budgets and variance analysis
  • Managing and liaising with people
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Sage 50
  • Good Excel skills essential
  • HR skills would be helpful

Relevant qualifications

Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA)

Please apply in writing or by email with a full CV to Mr David Dugdale, Managing Partner, Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0FG (

A vacancy has arisen for an Equine Diagnostic Imaging Technician to join our expanding Imaging Team. The role will involve working alongside our Consulting and Intern Teams rotating through Scintigraphy, MRI and X-ray. It is essential that the candidate has patience, a good understanding of equine anatomy and experience in handling a range of horses. Previous experience in equine diagnostic imaging would be preferred but it is not essential as training will be provided. Newmarket Equine Hospital is a centre of clinical excellence with a large caseload. The successful candidate must have good attention to detail, work well under pressure and have a flexible approach to work. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Please send applications in writing via post or email to: Charlotte Mumby Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0FG

Newmarket Equine Hospital is one of the leading equine veterinary practices in the country. Sample analysis is principally in the areas of equine haematology, biochemistry and bacteriology.

We have a vacancy and are looking for an experienced technician with a degree in microbiology or biomedical sciences.

Candidates should have several years’ experience in a busy laboratory and a flexible approach to working in an existing team.  Included weekend mornings and bank holidays as part of a rota.  Experience with PCR technology, quality control and validation is required.  We are looking for an individual with drive and management skills.

Please apply in writing with a full CV to Mr David Dugdale MRCVS, Managing Partner, Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0FG (

We are currently seeking an equine veterinary surgeon to fulfil a short-term position from Monday 8th October until Friday 2nd November 2018, during the busy sales season.  The main purpose of this role is post-sale blood sampling but may also include other general sales-related work. This position would suit a new graduate.  Candidates should be available for one day of training prior to commencement of the position. Accommodation can be provided. For further information please contact Laura Raistrick on 01638 782000 or

Newmarket Equine Hospital are seeking an experienced equine reproduction vet to join the existing ambulatory team.  Applicants should have more than 5 years’ experience and be fully competent in all aspects of equine reproductive practice.

The successful applicant will need to be fully competent in all aspects of modern reproductive veterinary work including palpation, ultrasound scanning, foal care and yearling care.  They will have the support and back up of Newmarket Equine Hospital.  Experience with stallions would be helpful.

It is a full-time role with shared out-of-hours support.  In addition to the high levels of reproduction skills, the role will also involve giving advice on all aspects of stud farm management.

Pay is commensurate with experience.  Further details can be obtained from David Dugdale (

Equine Nurse

We have a vacancy for a Registered Equine Veterinary Nurse to join our enthusiastic and highly motivated nursing team, working in a world class equine hospital.  This is a hospital based position with rotations through different areas including theatre, radiography and dispensary.

The position would suit someone who wishes to work to the highest standard in a hospital with a large and varied caseload.  The ability to work as a team member and also as an individual is essential.  You will be expected to participate in the out of hours on call rota.  Full support and training will be given as necessary to ensure that you are able to integrate into the team and reach your potential.

Applications in writing or email to Ms D McHugh , Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Rd, Newmarket , Suffolk, CB8 0FG; or 01638 782060

Equine Internal Medicine Consultant

Newmarket Equine Hospital is seeking to recruit a clinician to join the equine medicine referral team. This is a clinical position providing specialist services in equine internal medicine and emergency care throughout the hospital and practice.  The caseload consists of horses in training, broad mares and foals, Sports and pleasure horses. This position provides an opportunity to work in a purpose built state of the art facility with a dedicated intensive care unit and isolation facilities. Candidates must be eligible to register with the RCVS, and be board certified, or board eligible for DipECEIM or DipACVIM (or equivalent).

Enquiries regarding this position can be made by emailing Dr Mark Hillyer (

As part of the NEH philosophy to be at the cutting edge of clinical disciplines, it is constantly wishing to improve its team.

If you are a recognised specialist with a transferable caseload or skill set to attract referred cases and are interested in relocating to NEH then please contact Ian Wright for a confidential discussion of possibilities.

PA Tel: +44 (0)1638 782025


Hospital Internships

The hospital employs five interns. Positions arise approximately every six months and we are therefore always recruiting.

The internship is a two-year rotating programme suitable for new and recently qualified graduates. Interns rotate through the hospital service areas and are responsible for in-patient care under supervision of senior clinicians including 5 ECVS, 1 ACVSM&R Diplomate and 2 ECVIM Diplomates. The programme also includes formal training in anaesthesia by ECVA Diplomates. Interns are on a 1 in 5 first call, 1 in 5 second call and 1 in 5 third on call basis.

The internship provides training and experience for most equine post-graduate specialist qualifications and has an excellent track record of successfully preparing candidates for residency positions. The training also provides invaluable experience for future work in equine practice. All interns are given the opportunity to undertake a project suitable for publication.

To apply please send a covering letter and copy of your CV with a photograph to

The Team

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Newmarket Equine Hospital hosts CPD courses for veterinarians, ranging from core skills courses for recent graduates, through to advanced courses


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