People are at the centre of everything we do at Wear Referrals and our biggest asset. We are passionately committed to caring for our people so they can care for our patients.

We are dedicated to delivering excellent patient and client care and strive for continuous improvement in all business areas. We are looking for candidates who share that desire to develop and grow, in a workplace strongly committed to their health and wellbeing.

We actively support our team in County Durham to be the very best at what they do with a generous CPD allowance and paid CPD leave to support their ongoing personal and professional development, whatever their role in the hospital.

We offer a competitive package for every role, including:

  • Generous holiday allowance and employer pension contribution
  • Company sick pay
  • Enhanced Parental Leave (up to 26 weeks paid at 90%)
  • In-house HR support, free Health Care and Employee Assistance Program
  • Cycle to Work and Gym Membership schemes
  • Discounted veterinary treatment and purchases
  • Fully funded professional fees
  • Reward & Recognition schemes and Wellbeing Programmes (gained 2 national Wellbeing Awards in 2021)

For more information on any of our programmes, please click on the buttons below:

Programmes for Veterinary Surgeons:

Wear Referrals Internships 

Programmes for Veterinary Nurses:

Referral Nursing Careers  |      Post Registration Programme (Referral Nursing)  

We always welcome enquiries from committed, dedicated veterinary professionals. For a confidential discussion about career opportunities at Wear Referrals, please contact Amy Young on 01388 777770 or via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Current Vacancies:

We are proud to be part of the Linnaeus family of practices that share our passion and commitment to the future of the veterinary world. Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK and Ireland in our group.

If you’re interested in joining us in County Durham, click on one of the vacancies below to view more information and to apply on the Linnaeus website.