Join our team

Find opportunities to join the GWE team here

Great Western Exotics has an established post-graduate training program. We run exotic animal internship and an avian residency.


One year training program providing a foundation in first opinion and referral exotic animal medicine. Run February to February each year with Applications being invited the proceeding Autumn. Positions will be advertised on our website and social media.

ECZM Avian Residency

Great Western Exotics is a long-established avian residency program. Typically, three years in length the residency is the only ECZM-avian program in the UK. Positions become available every 1-2 years. For more information of residency programs please see the ECZM website at

If you want to discuss training positions, please contact Tom Dutton on

Opportunities within Great Western Exotics

Senior Exotic Clinician

Senior Exotic Clinician

Great Western Exotics is looking to employ a specialist or experienced advanced practitioner to join our team in Swindon.

Avian Exotic Residency

Avian Exotic Residency

Join our well-established residency program and we are recruiting for an Avian Exotic Resident at Great Western Exotics in Swindon, starting from April 2022.