After-hours Veterinarian

  • 301 Magill Road, Adelaide, 5068, SA, AU

Job Description

After Hours Veterinarian

  • Salary up to $100k negotiable commensurate with experience
  • 36 hours / 4 days per week; –  Full time role, or Pro rata Part time role.
  • After Hours and Weekends
  • 4 weeks annual leave
  • 1 week study leave
  • Generous continuing education support

We are seeking an experienced veterinarian with exceptional clinical and people skills who takes pride in practicing high quality small animal medicine and surgery.
Although primarily a clinical position, this will suit an individual wishing to take an active role in the growth and success of the practice. A positive can do approach to work is a must, with an ability to show initiative, take on responsibilities, be flexible and work independently. Competence and efficiency in general surgery is highly desirable for this position.
The successful applicant will be joining a dedicated veterinary team at a well established practice. The hospital is well equipped in a fantastic location with excellent clients.

About AdelaideVet
The practice is part of the AdelaideVet  group, an ASAVA accredited, leading and highly regarded multi-vet company providing complex emergency and critical care services across 7 days.
We are committed to providing excellence in veterinary care, where you can work autonomously but also be part of a larger team of vets for support and access to special interest services within the group such as endoscopy, ultrasonography and complex surgery.
Our aim is to provide a friendly work environment with an emphasis on high standards of care and continuing education. You will be supported by a team of highly trained and enthusiastic nurses and a clientele who truly value their pets.

The Role and You
We are seeking an exceptional veterinarian to help fulfill the after hours till midnight and weekend component at our well equipped main hospital. In addition to general surgery, the successful applicant will be skilled to perform significant orthopaedic and more complex surgical caseload from our group of 4 practices.  They will be encouraged to play an integral role in the support and development of the veterinary team in relation to surgical recommendations and management of cases.
Your skill set would need to essentially include the following:

  • Great client communication.
  • A strong desire to practice quality veterinary medicine
  • Able to perform a routine abdominal ultrasound and / or F.A.S.T. scan
  • Comfortable working autonomously, but supported by a strong nursing and veterinary team
  • Willingness to undertake some routine general practice work.
  • Dedicated to excellent patient care
  • Members Qualified (desirable)

This is an exciting clinic to work in and the successful candidate can expect to enjoy:

  • Working in a large, modern and well equipped hospital with computed radiography, video endoscopy, quality ultrasound, Idexx and much more
  • Working with a  group of 15 motivated veterinarians with a wide scope of special interests practiced including oncology, ophthalmology and ultrasonography
  • A fantastic nursing and support team trained to a high standard who play an integral role in the veterinary health care team and who love what they do
  • Compliant clientele and an excellent support and communications network
  • Professional development as a focus in an environment committed to continuing education. We also hold regular team and clinical discussion meetings

For further information regarding the position, please contact Lauren Richards on 0415 978 686 during office hours for a confidential discussion.  All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

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Small animal practitioner

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About AdelaideVet - Trinity Gardens

  • AdelaideVet - Prospect, Goodwood Road, Stirling, and Trinity Gardens are privately owned veterinary practices located
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