Part Time Administrator/Typist

A vacancy has arisen for a typist/administrator to join the team on a part time basis providing secretarial, word processing and ideally audio typing services in order to assist with the production of reports, letters and other documents for the veterinary surgeons within the hospital. We are looking for someone to work a minimum of 2 hours per day Monday to Friday with some flexibility to work additional hours if required. Start and end time to be agreed.

Candidates must have excellent typing, including audio or the willingness to learn audio typing.  You must possess excellent word processing skills along with an eye for detail and excellent presentation. Candidates will need a good understanding of the English language and in particular spelling as you will be dealing with clinical subject matter. A knowledge of horses is a definite advantage and preference will be given to those with an interest in and knowledge of the subject matter. You must have a proven track record in the provision of secretarial and administrative services working in a modern office environment providing support up to senior management level. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

The position is based in our state of the art equine hospital in Liphook and due to the rural location the ability to drive and possession of your own vehicle is essential.

Applications should be addressed to Barbara Thornley, Practice Administrator and sent by email to or by post to Liphook Equine Hospital, Forest Mere, Liphook, Hants, GU30 7JG enclosing a current CV, covering letter and details of your current salary.


Equine Surgeon Required

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Board Certified (or equivalent diploma holder) equine surgeon to expand our team of six ECVS specialist surgeons at The Liphook Equine Hospital. Applicants should have experience and enthusiasm for lameness investigations, particularly in sport horses, and be experienced in orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery. An interest and experience in advanced diagnostic imaging (MRI and CT) and or advanced dentistry would be an advantage.

A competitive remuneration package commensurate with experience will be offered.

For further details please call Tom Hughes MRCVS or Jane Boswell MRCVS on 0044 (0) 1428 727200. Applicants are requested to   send a CV and covering letter of application, including  details of two referees, to Mrs Carrie Goodbourn (business director)


Experienced Equine Vet Required

Due to expansion of our ambulatory team, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and experienced equine ambulatory vet.  A minimum of 5 years’ experience in equine practice is required.  We have a diverse client base but with an increasing number of high level competition horses and stud clients. An interest and experience in sports horse medicine and/or reproduction would thus be desirable although not essential. Our ideal candidate will either have or aspire to achieve a post graduate qualification in their chosen field.  Excellent client communications skills and ability to work as part of a team are vital.

We currently have a team of ten equine ambulatory vets (including 7 RCVS certificate holders) with the most up to date mobile equipment such as fully wireless DR radiography systems, digital ultrasonography, endoscopy, shockwave, power dental equipment etc. The ambulatory team has full back up of our tier 3 hospital which includes 9 RCVS specialists and full range of facilities such as Scintigraphy, CT and MRI.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to further develop their skills and advance their career. The practice offers an excellent working environment with a highly competitive package.

If you are interested in applying for the position please submit an application to Carrie Goodbourn, Business Director, Liphook Equine Hospital, Forest Mere, Liphook, Hants, GU30 7JG or by email including your CV and a covering letter. For an informal discussion please call Carrie on 07917851129.














What our clients say


I have been using Liphook Equine Hospital for more than 10 years. Whether I have needed their services for routine work, stud work, diagnosis or treatment of illness, I have always been able to rely on the utmost support from every member of the team, from vets and nurses to administrative staff. They have regularly gone the extra mile to help my horses whatever the situation. I thoroughly recommend the Hospital to anyone.

— Clare Holland, Varkies Stud, Hampshire