Rewarding careers in the heart of the Lake District

We’re looking for talented individuals to join us and become part of the Millcroft journey. Fulfilling opportunities are available for vets, RVN's and support team members across Cumbria.

Veterinary Surgeon

Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Live in the heart of the Lake District. We are hiring experienced vets, offering up to £70k, a diverse farm animal caseload, and benefits including relocation support, mental health services, and professional development opportunities in a UNESCO World Heritage Site setting.


Veterinary Surgeon

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Work, rest and play in the Lake District. We're looking for experienced and new graduate SA vets. Experienced vets can anticipate up to £70k for a 42hr week, cutting-edge facilities, comprehensive CPD, and a supportive on-call system, while new graduates benefit from a £36k package, extensive mentoring, and the XLVets Graduate Development Programme. Both roles offer generous holidays, relocation support, mental health provisions, and numerous other benefits in a scenic UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Veterinary Surgeon

Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

Find your work-life blend in the heart of the Lake District. We're offering a diverse caseload of small animals and farm work. Experienced vets can expect up to £70k for a 42hr week, excellent facilities, and comprehensive CPD, while new graduates receive a £36k package, extensive mentoring, and participation in the XLVets Graduate Development Programme. Benefits include relocation support, mental health services, and various professional memberships in a UNESCO World Heritage Site setting.


Veterinary Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Growing vet practice in the Lake District seeks a Registered Veterinary Nurse. Join our award-winning team. Full-time, 38-hour week with on-call duties; salary £22k-£31K based on experience. Benefits include CPD allowance and mental health support.


Veterinary Nurse

Second Year Student Veterinary Nurse

We're seeking a second-year student veterinary nurse for our expanding team, boasting 20 years as a training practice with a variety of caseloads and state-of-the-art facilities.



HR Manager

Millcroft Veterinary Group is a fiercely independent, six centre, mixed practice in the western Lake District. We currently have an opportunity for a HR professional to join our friendly team. 

Millcroft Veterinary Group is a member of XLVets, a community of independently-owned veterinary practices.

Main purposes of the role:

Working with the Practice Manager and Team Leaders to ensure the practice has motivated, happy and engaged team members through the implementation and use of up to date, flexible and creative HR policies and processes.


Not the right job for you but interested in working for Millcroft?

We are a large mixed practice with opportunities for small, farm, equine or mixed vets and we're always looking to recruit great vets, nurses, receptionists and admin team members.

Register your interest with us and leave a CV with a short message stating the position you are interested in.

Kickstart your vet career with Millcroft!

Join our Extra Mural Studies programme. It's not just a placement – it's a step towards your future veterinary career.

With tailored experiences in small or large animal care, learn hands-on and potentially secure your spot in our team, all while living in the beautiful Lake District, with the possibility of free accommodation for the right candidates too. With us, you're not just a student – you're a part of our future.

Discover more and apply now!