An opportunity has arisen for an organised and reliable, full-time secretary to join our dedicated Referrals Office secretarial team.

Newmarket Equine Hospital is a clinical centre of excellence with a large and complex case load, therefore the role will suit someone who is highly motivated with the ability to prioritise and an outstanding attention to detail.

Duties will include:

  • Typing of reports and insurance certificates
  • Answering the telephone
  • Diary management – appointment administration
  • Client management – in person and on the telephone
  • Data input onto the practice management system
  • Supporting colleagues; covering their work when required
  • General office duties e.g.: Filing, scanning, copying

The successful candidate will possess previous secretarial experience, excellent communication skills and be competent with Microsoft IT. Some understanding of the equine industry would be advantageous.

For further information on the role or to apply, please send a CV and covering letter to: Tristan Hudson ( or 01638 782000).

Closing Date: 17 September 2021

Are you a passionate Equine Veterinary Surgeon looking for a new opportunity?

NEH is looking for an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon with some experience to join their existing and experienced team in Chantilly, France.

The practice is a first opinion practice associated with Newmarket Equine Hospital, one of the leading equine hospitals in Europe, who offer expert support and annual training in Newmarket, Suffolk.

We are offering an excellent opportunity to develop your clinical knowledge, working alongside an experienced veterinary surgeon.  This involves racing and polo yards, sports and leisure horses, in a beautiful area of France.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be French-speaking
  • Be interested in thoroughbred racing and racehorses
  • Be committed to providing a high level of veterinary care
  • Be motivated to develop further under supervision
  • Have excellent communication skills and a proactive attitude
  • Be willing to participate in the out-of-hours rota
  • Live locally or be willing to relocate in the vicinity of Chantilly, France


  • In addition to an attractive salary, we offer:
  • 4 days/week + half share of out-of-hours rota
  • 5 week annual leave
  • Competitive package, including work vehicle and telephone.
  • Challenging and varied work
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • A well-equipped practice (in-house lab, endoscopes, ultrasound, wireless DR X-ray, therapeutic laser, shockwave)


Sales Office Administrator

Newmarket Equine Hospital is looking for an additional member of staff to cover both reception and sales administration duties at our Tattersalls sales office. This is a permanent position and will include all sales at Tattersalls throughout the year. There is also the opportunity for additional days in our main ambulatory office if desired and this can be made into a full time position. Duties will include general IT tasks, greeting and managing clients in person and on the phone in addition to co-ordinating with vets, shipping agents and the main NEH office staff. Outside of the sales season, the role will involve general secretarial duties within the ambulatory practice office team.

For further information on the role or to apply, please contact Laura Raistrick. or 01638 782000

Equine Diagnostic Imaging

A vacancy has arisen for a role within the equine diagnostic imaging team. The role may suit a variety of applicants froman experienced imaging technician to a junior imaging assistant. The role will involve working alongside a diagnostic imaging specialist, veterinary consultants and interns androtating through radiography, MRI, and nuclear scintigraphy.

It is essential that the candidate has patience, a good understanding of equine anatomy and experience in handlinga range of horses. Previous experience in equine diagnostic imaging would be advantageous but it is not essential.

Newmarket Equine Hospital is a centre of clinical excellence with a large caseload. It is essential that the successful candidate has good attention to detail, works well under pressure and has a flexible approach to work.

The job title and description will be dependent upon the applicant.

Workdays will be dependent on the role taken, this is a full-time position and likely to include weekdays and Saturdays.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

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Please send applications in writing via post or email to: –

Charlotte Wyld

Newmarket Equine Hospital,

Cambridge Road,





We are currently seeking grooms and yard staff to join our team. Duties will include general care and welfare of patients as well as assisting with diagnostic and veterinary investigations. We provide the highest possible standard of care and the successful applicants will have a sound knowledge of equine welfare and husbandry, a good understanding of equine behaviour and be experienced in handling a variety of horses, including Thoroughbreds. An eye for detail and a positive and flexible approach to work are essential qualities; as are self-motivation, a cheerful disposition and the ability to work as part of a team. The successful applicants will be required to participate in the weekend and on-call duty rota. Please apply in writing or email to Tristan Hudson, Newmarket Equine Hospital, Cambridge Road, Suffolk. E:

Hospital Internships

The hospital employs six 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. Veterinary surgeons are ascribed to a specialist service to work with the clinicians, and rotate between services (surgery, medicine, sports medicine, anaesthesia). Supervision is provided by clinicians including 5 ECVS, 1 ACVSM&R Diplomate, 1 ECEIM Diplomates and 3 ECVA Diplomates.

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 veterinary surgeons 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

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The Team

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