Current vacancies2021-06-21T10:53:44+00:00

We’re very proud to have so many enthusiastic and dedicated individuals working with our friendly practice. Our progressive team of equine veterinary surgeons are supported by highly motivated technicians, nursing and administrative teams assuring our position as a ‘leading light’ in veterinary practice in the south-west.


Equine Vet Vacancy

Torch Equine Vets are looking for an enthusiastic team player with good communication skills, who will have the enthusiasm and drive to maintain and develop the high standards of service and care of our expanding Equine client base. 

Due to continued expansion, this is an opportunity to join an independent, well-equipped equine practice with equine theatre and in-patient facilities. Case continuity is encouraged to ensure an individual’s clinical progression. The successful candidate will work alongside certificate holders in Equine Surgery, Equine Practice, Medicine and Imaging with a busy Stud caseload. Torch has a varied range of equine work from professionals to leisure riders.  

All the usual equipment available including in house laboratories, technician managed frozen semen store, arthroscopy, focused shockwave, surgical laser, gastroscope, endoscopy, 2 DR systems and range of ultrasound machines. Motorised dentistry units for each vet, oral flushing units, oroscopy and development of in-house endodontic treatment. 

This is a permanent full time position but part time preferences will also be considered. Excellent 1:7 on call rota working in an area of outstanding natural beauty with easy access to the sea and Exmoor National Park where a good work life balance is paramount. 

We are part of the XL Vet group of independent vet practices, and have been fortunate enough to have shared practice ownership and clinician progression throughout the long history of the practice. We work alongside our large 25 clinician Torch Farm team enjoying the sense of community and shared resources which this provides. Salary is dependent on experience.  

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To apply, please complete the application form below and return along with a copy of your CV, to Heather Wraith HR Manager, by email to or by post to Torch Farm and Equine Ltd, Charter Court, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3FG.

Closing date for applications: July 16th 2021


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Independent vets, dedicated care

The provision of outstanding veterinary care and excellent customer service lies at the heart of what we do. Thanks to our five convenient locations we cover large parts of the south-west. Our reach is wide but our focus remains on offering the highest clinical standards and customer service to our highly valued clients.