Veterinary Officer

Working on behalf of the British Horseracing Authority to implement all veterinary aspects of racing from health and welfare to drug testing.

Average starting salary

Above National Minimum Wage

Average hours per week

40 Hours

Job availability



Veterinary background needed

What you’ll do

Day-to-day tasks

  • You will be required to uphold the security of Racecourse Stable Yards
  • Safeguarding raceday integrity and racehorse welfare.

Who you’ll work with

  • Vets
  • Raceday Assistant
  • Stable Staff

Skills & Knowledge

  • Relevant Horseracing experience and highly competent in thoroughbred horse handling skills.
  • Team players, recognising the importance of a cohesive and responsive team.
  • Experience of working with sensitive and highly confidential information.

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