Meet the Team


West Lakeland Vets have a team of vets, nurses and administrative staff.

If you are qualified in one of these disciplines, and would like to register an interest in working for our practice then please send an email to

We are also committed to providing career opportunities for those hoping to train as a vet nurse or veterinary surgeon. We currently have 4 nurses working in our team that have studied vet nursing at higher education level while doing their placements at our surgeries. A further 2 nurses are undertaking their training placements with us at the moment. If you are interested in training to be a nurse either by the Diploma or degree route we would be keen to hear from you to discuss a placement with us.

Please click on the attached link for any current vacancies :

Veterinary Nurse Vacancy 2024


We are recognised by the RCVS as VetGDP Advisors.

For candidates interested in the veterinary nurse apprenticship in association with Myerscough college, you can find out about the course at :

To apply for the veterinary nurse apprenticeship please follow this link:

For any candidates wishing to start their nursing career as an animal nursing assistant then please have look at the following link:

ANA Certificate Course information

Please contact the surgery, as outlined above, if you are considering studying the Animal Nursing Assistant certificate.

What’s in West Cumbria

In this section:

Egremont Surgery
55 Main Street
CA22 2DB

Tel: 01946 820312
Whitehaven Surgery
Preston Street
CA28 9DL

Tel: 01946 693303