Tasmania, ACT and Northern Territory



Small Animal Veterinarian Wanted

We need another vet (yes, still looking for the right person!) and here's what we're offering:

Everything about this position is negotiable, except:

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Other than that, it's all negotiable: full-time, part-time, permanent, casual, FIFO, job share, salary, hourly rate, holidays, CPD, partnership, whatever.

Starting salary for a vet with one year’s experience is $72,000 for a 40-hour week plus attending a vets’ meeting for approximately 1.5hrs once a month. For all new employees, the salary is reviewed after six months (and if you’re worth keeping, you’ll be getting a pay rise).

For a vet with four years’ experience, I would expect to be paying around $100,000, and more if there are special skills you can bring to the practice. Let me know what you are worth.

Check us out at www.alicevet.com and

If you think you might be interested in finding out more, we'd love to talk with you to see if we can make this job fit what you want. Email me, Debbie Osborne, on d.osborne@alicevet.com so we can arrange a time to chat.

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Humpty Doo Veterinary Hospital is looking for a veterinarian to join our team. Would prefer an experienced vet, would consider part time or casual, overseas graduate or new grad. We are a small family orientated clinic and understand the importance providing a supportive working environment and respect for personal time.

Humpty Doo Vets is a 2 vet companion animal clinic in the rural area 15 minutes south of the Darwin suburbs in the Northern Territory. Humpty doo is a relatively new clinic, recently renovated - providing a spacious and pleasant working environment. We focus quality care for pets, building excellent ongoing relationships with our clients and a good team working environment.

Being in the tropics you will have the opportunity to work up and treat an interesting range of cases both medical and surgical. Our facilities include a separate surgery, isolation, cat and dog wards, in clinic pathology, IM3 dental equipment, customer logic software, DR x ray system plus basic ultrasound. Darwin has access to a specialist surgeon and visiting Dermatologist and Ophthalmologist if needed.

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Salary is above award, negotiable based on experience. After hours is negotiable. Assistance with relocation and temporary accommodation available - and the odd fishing trip, if you like!

Humpty Doo is 38km south east of Darwin. See these links for more information on Darwin and surrounds. Our staff are happy to talk to you about working at H DV. Great lifestyle for the right applicant. Live in a destination others go to for a holiday.

For more information or to apply, please contact Marie Montgomery-Quin on 08 8988 3340 or email humptydoovet@hotmail.com

Visit: humptydoovet.com.au and

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A great opportunity is available for a veterinarian to join a team of 4+ vets at a well-equipped, small animal practice in Darwin. Both experienced vets and new graduates are encouraged to apply. The start date for this position is very flexible - from September 2019 onwards. This can be a permanent position or a 6 to 12 month contract.

The perks:

This is a busy practice and vets have the opportunity to treat a range of cases, including tropical diseases, orthopaedics, and fascinating wildlife, with full support from those who have seen it all before. We have an exceptional qualified nursing team and long serving experienced vets to support you. This position will give you the chance to learn and test your diagnostic and surgical skills (being so far from specialists allows the luxury of handling complicated cases). Yet, should the need really arise, patients can still be popped on a plane and sent to the experts.

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The clinic is computerised and well-equipped with the latest equipment and technology allowing vets to practice top-quality medicine. Equipment includes digital x-ray and ultrasound, in-house laboratory and anaesthetic monitoring equipment. The staff operate very much as a team, in a friendly and supportive atmosphere.

This is a great opportunity to enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in this great city and a chance to enjoy the great climate (temperatures rarely exceed 33 degrees, despite Darwin's reputation). Darwin's young population, capital city facilities, tropical ambience and well-known friendliness make it a difficult place to beat. There is also the opportunity to explore some of Australia's most beautiful outback, whether bush-walking, camping, fishing, horse riding, scuba diving etc.

Please email applications including resume and cover letter to Rolf Hallenstein, Director at manager@allpetsvet.com.au

For more information, see www.allpetsvet.com.au and

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The Animal Medical Centre in Launceston is the largest companion animal practice in Tasmania.  We currently employ 13 vets and over 25 nurses and receptionists. 

Our clinic has 2 separate buildings- the dog clinic and the cat clinic.  Our ISFM gold standard clinic has been open for almost two years and we have seen many new clients come to us as a result.

We are looking for a passionate cat loving vet.  Ideally you have completed or undertaking ANZCVS Feline Medicine Membership but this is not essential.  You will be encouraged and supported to practice high quality medicine and lead a team of nurses who love cats. The position is full time but we are happy to consider candidates who want to work part time.

The cat clinic is in a beautifully renovated two storey Victorian house.  Everything you need we have- ultrasound, CR and dental radiology, Idexx Catalyst, Procyte and Sedivue analysers, rigid and flexible endoscopy, digital tonometer and Smartflow.  You will have plenty of support from the other team members- either experienced vets or our great nurses and receptionists.

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If this is your dream job then read on to find out about our fantastic town of Launceston.  More and more people are coming from the “mainland” to live in Launceston because of its relaxed, family friendly and affordable lifestyle (housing is much cheaper here than the mainland capital cities).  Launceston has a vibrant art and café scene and is base to many of the sights and activities of the north of the island.   We are surrounded by vineyards producing quality chardonnay and pinot noir.  Great beaches with turquoise water are only one hour away and in winter it only takes an hour to get to the snow.  If you like bushwalking and mountain biking- you already know this is one of the best places in Australia. And if you still need your big city fix- Melbourne is only a 45 minute flight away.

Our vets are paid a very attractive salary- the right candidate should expect a salary in excess of $120K. You will work a 32-35 hour week on average, one week day off per week and 20 days annual leave (equating to 5 weeks) and a very generous CPD allowance.

Check us out at animalmedicaltas.com.au and Facebook. If this is the job you have been dreaming of the send your cover letter and CV to admin@animalmedicaltas.com.au

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Full Time or Part Time Small Animal Vet - Experience preferred but New Graduates Welcome to Apply

Mowbray Veterinary Clinic is a 100% small animal practice where we aim to help animals, educate and meet our client's expectations, develop our staff in veterinary knowledge, leadership opportunities and team work skills. We want to encourage our new team member within the clinic and help them grow in confidence and skills. We are supportive in Continuing Education. If you have a special interest in a particular area - let us know! Growth is continuous and life-long and we want to be part of your journey.

Tasmania is a beautiful state which offers affordable living and housing, short travel times to and from work (everything is 10minutes away), amazing hiking opportunities, mountain biking, fishing and surfing, delicious food, wineries and whisky distilleries, music and sporting events. NBN fibre to the home is everywhere and Launceston is one of Australia's very few Gigabit cities! Launceston is a 50minute direct flight from Melbourne, 2hours from Sydney and 3hours from Brisbane.

In house we have a VetScan machine, centrifuge, tonopen, new dental machine with new IM3 dental x-ray unit, ultrasound, digital DR x-ray, basic orthopaedic surgery (including cruciate and patella), extensive soft tissue surgery equipment, chemotherapy, and also have access to a few specialists who visit Launceston every 6weeks from interstate. We are aiming to become an ASAVA accredited practice in the next 5years and are looking to increase our skills, knowledge and clinic during this time. In Tasmania there are few veterinary specialists, thus we get the opportunity to work up and treat most cases ourselves. Most general practice vets in Tasmania develop far more skills than many vets working in capital city general practices.

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Pay is well above award and based on experience:-

New Graduate Salary $65-80K (pro rata) + super + After Hours Earnings
Experienced Vet $80-120K (pro rata) + super + After Hours Earnings

Opt for better a better lifestyle, an engaging and rewarding workplace and the opportunity to live in the most beautiful state in Australia!

Contact us now -
(03) 63264900
9 Pleasant Street, Mowbray, TAS, 7248

For more information, see mowbrayvet.com.au and

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Associate Emergency Veterinarian

Tasmania's only dedicated After Hours Veterinary Emergency Centre is looking for an experienced Emergency Veterinarian.  However, Veterinarians with 12 months general practice experience are welcome to apply.  An exceptional new graduate with an interest in ECC may also be considered.

AHVEC occupies a new purpose-built hospital and offers an excellent standard of care.  We have an extensive list of equipment which you would expect to see in a modern emergency hospital including a ventilator that gets lots of use in summer with snake envenomation.  We manage referral patients from across the greater Hobart area, as well as primary accession cases.

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Our team of experienced and talented veterinarians and nurses will be there to offer their support and backup every step of the way.  One of our senior Veterinarians has worked in several specialist facilities around Australia and has memberships in ECC. Another of our Veterinarians is currently preparing for ECC membership exams in 2020.

We are looking for:


Why Tasmania:

In your down time you will have access to all that Tasmania has to offer:

Work Hours:

As an after-hours Emergency Veterinary Practice the rostered hours will be a mix of shifts that span:

If you would like to apply for this position or would like further information, please contact our Human Resources coordinator via email Deb.holmes@ahvec.com.au or call 1300 302 912

www.ahvec.com.au and

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A recently graduated or experienced mixed / cattle veterinarian is required to join our long established and expanding dairy mixed practice in north-west Tasmania, Australia. 

Whilst experienced vets are preferred, exceptional new graduates with a genuine interest in dairy practice are welcome to apply.

Smithton Veterinary Service is a predominantly dairy cattle practice but with a good mix of beef and small animals, horses and a taste of wildlife, birds and exotics. The dairy work includes farm visits and emergency work, herd health programs, bull fertility testing, consultancy work (mastitis, reproduction and nutrition), lameness as well as manual and ultrasound pregnancy testing.

We have some great toys to make our lives easier eg two mobile tipper crushes, five portable ultrasounds, bull fertility testing equipment and an in-house blood analyser for large and small animals. We have all the usual small animal equipment including bone plating gear and digital radiography as well as horse facilities and a power float. We pride ourselves in being very active in the area of farmer education through the provision of seminars and courses, and also at a higher industry level with Dairy Australia.

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If you wish to advance your dairy cattle skills, pursue your ANZCVS Membership or choose your own area of expertise, you will have the support of some great mentors in this practice.

If you are a new or recent graduate you will be well supported by our highly experienced senior vets.  We pride ourselves on the strong level of professional support and backup that we provide for our vets. Several of our vets are ACV approved pregnancy test examiners.  Smithton Veterinary Service is a recognised extramural teaching site for a number of universities, and is one of five vet practices partnered with the University of Melbourne’s Dairy Resident Training Program.

Apiam’s Graduate Development Program incorporates our Mentor Program, regular soft skills webinars to help with transition to practice plus our annual “Grad Week Conference” where you will have hands-on practical workshop streams on cattle, small animals and equine.  All new and recent graduates from Apiam clinics come together for learning and social activities as part of this exciting program.

Our modern, well equipped clinic is centrally located in Smithton a very progressive and intensive farming district. Smithton is located in the Circular Head district on the North West coast of Tasmania in the heart of Tasmania’s most intensive dairying and beef area – more than 60 000 milking cows with an average herd size of about 400 but many with 800 plus cows.  Along with Tasmania’s relaxed lifestyle, Smithton and its surrounds offers a wide range of leisure and sporting activities.  Iconic Cradle Mountain, many other national parks and magnificent coastal scenery are all within close proximity.  Tasmania remains one of the best kept secrets in the world.

As part of Apiam Animal Health – Australia’s largest rural and production animal veterinary group – we are able to offer considerable opportunities for training, personal development and career progression. Opportunities across the Apiam clinics are encouraged, and we offer industry-leading internal training.

Salary is paid at above the award rate and is commensurate with your experience and abilities.

If you are an experienced vet or an exceptional new graduate with an enthusiastic work ethic and a genuine interest in dairy cattle, we would love to hear from you.

Applications open now.


From more information on this role please contact Craig Dwyer on 0429 696 667 or Leisa Denaro on 0437 293 046.
To apply for this role please email your cover letter and resume to leisa.denaro@apiam.com.au

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Full Time Mixed Practice - Veterinarian Required
Experienced Vet Preferred but New Graduates Welcome to Apply

Longford is located in the heart of the Northern Midlands of beautiful Tasmania, about 15 minutes south of Launceston (the largest centre in the north of the State, population >100,000). We are less than 10 minutes from Launceston Airport, which offers direct and affordable flights to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane – the flight to Melbourne is only 45 minutes!

We love living in Tasmania. Our island home has amazing scenery and outdoor opportunities, including camping, mountain biking, bushwalking, fishing, surfing and skiing, all on your doorstep. Launceston is a well serviced and a vibrant centre, with a thriving arts and culture scene, cafes, restaurants, cinemas and shopping, and our capital city Hobart is only 2.5 hours’ drive to our south. Some of us are fairly new to Tasmania, but have settled in nicely and are starting to feel like locals already! Our clients are friendly, appreciative and generally very happy to work up cases.

We currently have three full time vets, and due to rapid growth in our family-owned and operated business (and our wish to maintain a family-friendly work-life balance!) we are looking for a fourth vet to join our team.

Our current case load is approximately 70% small animals and 30% large animals (with a good mix of dairy, beef, horses, small ruminants and wildlife). Our clinic is very well equipped with: EzyVet Practice Management Software; Idexx in-house haematology and biochemistry; Carestream CR Digital Radiography; MindRay M5 Small Animal Ultrasound; IM3 Dental Unit; Pulse Oximetry; Blood Pressure Monitoring; Ap-Alert’s; Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Surgical Equipment; 3 x Nikki IV Fluid Pumps; Electrocautery; and a Video Endoscope. We also have high quality large animal equipment, including: BCF EasiScan Curvilinear Transrectal Ultrasound; Lane Pulsator IV Electro-ejaculator; on-site mare and foal horse stocks; Powerfloat Equine Dental Equipment; and a large animal Video Endoscope.

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Our team is fun, experienced, young and dynamic, and we strive to practice high quality gold standard veterinary medicine. We are a very supportive workplace, and enjoy helping one another through difficult cases – a new grad would be well supported in our friendly clinic by three full time, experienced vets who are all easy going and approachable. Our team also includes five awesome vet nurses who share three full-time equivalent positions, and have a wealth of knowledge and skills.

The remuneration package would include: your salary (Up to $120,000 negotiated with experience), on call allowances, mileage allowances, 4 weeks of annual leave, work phone supplied, 1 week of study leave, and an annual continuing education allowance.

Our clinic opening hours are 8:30 am – 5 pm, Monday to Friday, and we also offer an after-hours emergency service (on-call shared evenly between vets). So your on-call roster will be 1 in 4 with an RDO the Friday following your weekend on call.

If this sounds like your dream job, please email your CV or resume, and contact details for at least two referees, to us at: admin@longfordvets.com.au. We look forward to hearing from you!

We’re looking for someone that relishes the challenges that working with a variety of species brings, is a great communicator, enjoys a joke, and strives for good outcomes for patients and clients alike.

Visit: www.longfordvets.com.au and

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Do you:

If you have said yes then you definitely need to keep reading.  We’re talking about Launceston, the largest town in the north of Tasmania.  More and more people are coming from the “mainland” to live in Launceston because of its relaxed, family friendly lifestyle.  Launceston has a vibrant art and café scene and is base to many of the sights and activities of the north of the island.  And if you need your big city fix- Melbourne is only a 45 minute flight away.

What about where you will be working?

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We are looking an experienced veterinary surgeon who has great communication skills and loves working in a team environment.

Our vets are paid a very attractive salary:

Check us out at animalmedicaltas.com.au and facebook

If you think this may be your dream life send your cover letter and CV to admin@animalmedicaltas.com.au

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We are seeking an experienced Vet to manage and further grow our Tuggeranong team within Our Vet Tuggeranong.

Today, you have practised for a few years in a small animals veterinary GP practice, actively refining your veterinary skills, growing your medical knowledge and experience through exposure to a diverse caseload and client base. You meet any consultation, diagnoses, procedure and treatment with confidence. You capably navigate each case with consideration and diligence, focussed on delivering the highest standard of care every time. This is equally matched by your surgical skill, where once you began with standard castrates and spays, now you proficiently complete advanced cruciate and soft tissue surgeries.

Ready for your tomorrow?

Be at the forefront of veterinary leadership.
You are keeping your eye out for the right opportunity that will place you at the forefront of veterinary leadership.

Our Lead Vets form a critical part of our leadership team across the network and more so, in the clinics they manage on a day to day basis. As a Lead Vet with Our Vet you are empowered to manage the clinic and shape its’ practices and culture. You are given the reigns to build a practice known for being an inviting, engaging, supportive and professional veterinary clinic that consistently delivers the best in pet care excellence. As a mentor to the next generation of vets and nurses within your team, you feel a sense of reward in sharing your experience and contributing to their personalised development. All the while, you similarly are interested in continuing your professional education and advancing your veterinary skills to senior level.

Reporting to a seasoned Regional Manager, with over 20 years’ of veterinary experience, a renowned surgeon, who has managed his own clinics and worked at executive level, will provide you with unparalleled learning and mentorship in your career. Our Regional Manager has successfully imparted his knowledge and experience in all aspects of managing a successful clinic, including people management, recruitment, customer satisfaction, business management, forecasting and budgets. This will add to your repertoire of skills and propel your career pathways into several directions.

The benefits of leadership with us.
Being part of our select group of Lead Vets will afford you several benefits beyond the professional aspects of your role.

With our expanding clinical resources our vets have access to inhouse clinical equipment used in imaging, microscopy, full surgeries (including isoflurane gas/anaesthesia), and dentals. Our structured and comprehensive training and induction programs (providing the essentials in clinic protocols and procedures), leadership workshops, an extensive library of certified online training modules (with credits available to meet CE requirements), and invitations to industry events and conferences.

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Based in the Best Friends stores, our vets have “one of the largest waiting rooms in Australia”. This allows you to focus on your responsibilities and trust in the Best Friends offering to assist you the rest of the way, giving you access to expert team members, an award – winning health & well - being range, the latest in pet care products, pre - puppy school and animal behaviour, grooming and skin/coat care.

Committed to promoting work – life balance, you will be rostered ordinary hours with no on-call or overtime required. Weekends are rotated across the veterinary team.

We are confident that once you join us you will want to remain part of the family network.

How to Apply: https://ourvetcareers.com.au/Vacancies/4687715/title/Lead-Veterinarian

For further information contact our Talent Manager, Theresa Galea, on 0452 237 470 or at theresa.galea@bfpets.com.au.

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Tuggeranong, ACT – Full-Time Veterinarian  

“The next step in your career”


An exciting opportunity has become available for driven and experienced vet to join our fast-paced, comprehensive and gold standard clinic. Greencross Tuggeranong are seeking a Full Time Veterinarian to join our team of supportive, driven and enthusiastic vets.

Our Clinic and Team

Our clientele consists of well-loved pets with loyal and committed owners which is what drives our family focused practice. Our team pride themselves on providing premium and outstanding pet care services and building long term client relationships. We have a high surgery and medicine caseload and a highly collaborative team who place a strong focus on Continuing Education.

To assist us with ensuring a positive and memorable clinical experience our clinic is fully equipped with digital X-ray, IM3 dental machine, dental Xray, endoscope, ultrasound, radiology, pathology testing, 4 consult rooms, 1 kennel room, a lab and a surgery room.

About Greencross

Greencross doesn’t only strive to make a difference to the world of pets, but to make a difference to our veterinarians working lives. We offer a range of staff benefits including Visa and Relocation assistance for overseas candidates alongside a guaranteed work/life balance with 4 weeks’ Annual leave and 1-week study leave as well as providing you with opportunities for continuous education.

We invite you to attend our exclusive Annual Greencross Vets Symposium whilst providing you all your other required Continuing Education to meet the requirements of modern best standards of care. We will also pay for your VIN and AVA memberships. The benefits of the Continuing Educations programs allow you to network, collaborate and develop relationships with Vets across both Australia and New Zealand.


Greencross Tuggeranong is a friendly community perfect for families, providing a range of cafes and restaurants, shopping outlets and affordable living areas. Tuggeranong is located only 20 minutes from Canberra, the proud capital city of Australia renowned for its number of galleries and museums and plenty of creative flair offering the best of both worlds.

We are looking for:

Please send your CV to
Sileana Cochrane
HR & Recruitment Coordinator


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Full Time Small Animal, Veterinarian
Fadden, Tuggeranong Valley, ACT

About Us

At Tuggeranong Veterinary Hospital, we promote the joy of pet ownership and cultivate long term client relationships that are based on a high standard of care. We achieve this by investing in the well being and development of our staff.

We are a progressive and busy hospital, growing by word of mouth with a large team of more than 30 members comprising of Veterinarians, Nurses, Animal Attendants and Administrative Staff.

We are open six days a week (Monday – Friday, 8am – 7pm and Saturday's 8am-3pm).

Lunch breaks are paid for on unbroken shifts.

The Role

Who We Need

The position is open to both graduate and experienced Veterinarians who are qualified and are able to obtain Board registration in the ACT. The successful candidate would need to have the ability to:

What We Offer

How To Apply

An application including a cover letter and resume can be forwarded by email to:

Colleen Black
Business Manager
PH: 02 6291 7711

Thank you for your interest in Tuggeranong Veterinary Hospital.

See www.tuggeranongvet.com.au

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Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian
Animal Referral Hospital
Job Number: CB1904

About us

The Animal Referral Hospital Canberra, ARHC, is a first class facility with extensive up to date equipment including a full in-house Idexx lab, digital radiography, ultrasonography and CT. Our exceptional team of vets and nurses are friendly, supportive and knowledgeable. We operate using RxWorks and Smart Flow to provide exceptional round-the-clock care for our patients.

The position

An exciting opportunity exists for a Veterinarian to join our cohesive and dynamic team on a full-time basis. The position would be suitable for either a new or recent graduate or an experienced Vet. The candidate should have a genuine interest in emergency medicine and be someone who loves an exciting environment.

What we can offer

Apart from joining a leading Veterinary employer, ARH offers ongoing training and development such as regular tutorials, case discussions, in-house seminars and the opportunity to interact with hospital staff at all levels. We have a stable group of highly skilled veterinarians and nurses, many of whom have been with us long-term, and we are focused on providing career pathways and professional development for all our team members.

Starting salary is $90,000 commensurate with experience, plus 4 weeks annual leave, 1 weeks paid study leave and continuing education allowance. Support to relocate to Canberra will be offered to the successful applicant if required – to find out more about living and working in Canberra, please visit www.canberra.com.au

About you

This opportunity would suit an energetic individual who enjoys learning, the challenge of a busy hospital and who enjoys a multi-disciplinary specialist hospital environment. The successful applicant would be required to work various rotational shifts, including evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays.

You have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills and have a passion for outcomes, patient care and excellent clinical service. You enjoy working as a team but also flourish individually. With a great sense of humour, flexible and positive attitude towards work, you'll fit in nicely with our culture.  As this is a high performing team, you will also have the following skills and experience:

To find out more about our facilities and hospital, please visit www.arhvets.com

If you are ready for your next career move with the ARHC team, please send your application, including a cover letter, resume and contact details for at least two referees, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to recruitment@arhvets.com. Please quote job number '1904' in the subject line of your email. Applications can be addressed to:

Darcie Nicol
Practice Manager
The Animal Referral Hospital Canberra
15/2 Yallourn St, Fyshwick ACT 2609

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Looking to perform gold standard medicine in a fun, inclusive & community feel practice? Check out this great opportunity for a Veterinarian to join Canberra Vet Hospital!

At Canberra Vet Hospital, we pride ourselves on delivering the best possible care to our patients, whilst having fun at the same time. We are a young progressive team who truly believe in & support each other.

If you would like to join the Canberra Vet family and continue to learn and grow from your peers whilst offering the best patient care, keep reading!

Canberra Veterinary Hospital is one of only 59 Veterinary Hospitals in Australia to be recognised by the Australian Small Animal Veterinary Association (ASAVA) as an Accredited Veterinary Hospital of Excellence.

We have terrific staff who are passionate about providing high standards of veterinary care. We come to work to do what we enjoy - helping improve the lives and well-being of animals, and in turn doing the same for their owners.

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Some of the key points about our hospital:

We are looking for a GP Veterinarian.  Special interests are encouraged, and we would embrace a Veterinarian who can bring complementary expertise to our hospital.

We have a number of benefits on offer for the role.

Apply Now

To be considered for the role, apply via submitting your CV to Dom at dominic.paton@vet.partners or 0414 704 246.

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ASAVA Accredited Hospital of Excellence – Canberra – Flexible Hours (FT/PT) - Signing Bonus Offered!

Gungahlin Veterinary Services, comprising of Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital and the co-located Gungahlin Cat Hospital, is a large and busy small animal practice with an on-site, independent Emergency Service.

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We’re looking for an experienced small animal vet to join our team with an immediate start available for the right candidate. We are a purpose-built, modern hospital and the successful candidate will be working in a stimulating environment alongside a team of experienced and highly trained veterinarians, caring veterinary nurses and dedicated receptionists and support staff. If you’re not experienced, that’s okay too – please get in touch and we can discuss what opportunities might be available.

What we offer:

We are looking for someone with excellent teamwork and communication skills, who loves being in a team environment and has a desire to build long-term relationships with some of the best clients in Australia.

A little more about us:

We actively promote preventative medicine, particularly in:

We have two excellent ultrasonographers who receive referrals from other practices, a busy in-house laboratory, and do many interesting procedures and surgeries every day. We refer to an excellent team of specialists within Canberra and have both eye and dermatology specialists visiting on a regular basis.

A generous signing bonus is on offer, in line with your skills and experience. Interested to find out more? Send us an email at jobs@gungahlinvet.com.au  or call us on (02) 6242 7276 and ask to speak with our Practice Manager, Greta. 

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Associate Veterinarian

Reference: 4598312

Over the last 10 years we have operated an extensive network of general small animal (and exotics) practices across the country with the total wellbeing of our community's pets firmly in mind. Our successful Complete Care™ and award - winning Health & Wellness range are a couple of our many initiatives demonstrating our passion for preventative medicine benefits and have pets live long, healthy lives with their families.

As we continue to embark on our journey of growth, we have an unwavering commitment to stay true to our values and ethos that have distinguished Our Vet over the years. We now also have an opportunity for a talented Associate Vet to join our warm and engaging team at Tuggeranong.

Each day will bring something new.
Whether a recent graduate or vet with some years' of experience this clinic will offer you invaluable insights and experience in the fundamentals of small animal GP practice, with additional opportunity to treat local exotics (including birds, aquatics, reptiles and "pocket pets"). With each day you will hone your skill in managing consultations, diagnosing conditions and formulating suitable treatment plans, conducting regular procedures and checks (from standard dentals to extractions, vaccinations and microchipping) through to diverse surgeries, all whilst providing suitable options in the interest of preventative medicine.

Across a diverse caseload, within this clinical setting, you will rely on your knowledge and resources to diagnose the condition and consider the best option available. You will consult pet parents, listening and empathising with their unique circumstances and collaboratively deciding on appropriate treatment plans. In a surgical capacity, you will begin with base surgeries and procedures as you skilfully evolve them to intricate cruciate and soft tissue surgeries. You will feel a sense of fulfillment as you witness the difference you are making in the welfare of these pets and the impact on their devoted families, the clinical challenges you resolve and seeing yourself progress to a vet who's repeatedly asked for by name.

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The benefits of being our new graduate Vet.
Our inhouse clinical resources will enable you to familiarise yourself with the application of clinical equipment used in imaging, microscopy, full surgeries and dentals. Recognised for our structured and comprehensive training programs you will benefit from a comprehensive induction program (teaching you all the essentials in clinic protocols and procedures), an extensive library of certified online training modules (with credits available to meet CE requirements) and personalised development, detailed clinical resources on any subject of interest, invitations to industry events and conferences, and national network of vets across our 27 clinics locations nationwide. Should you be interested, we will extend your accountability and provide specific training to assist your career progression into leadership.

Based in the Best Friends stores, outside your clinic doors is "one of the largest waiting rooms in Australia". You and your clients have immediate access to products, services and the knowledge of our retail and grooming teams ready to help you with information about nutrition, health & well - being range, the latest in pet care products, pre - puppy school and animal behaviour, grooming and skin/coat care. This allows you to focus on your role and rely on the Best Friends team to support you the rest of the way.

Committed to offering work - life balance, you will be rostered ordinary hours, with no on-call or extended hours required. Weekends are rotated across the veterinary team and sole charge days are rostered when you are ready.

The time is now to join a team with an impeccable reputation in veterinary care.


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New Graduate Veterinarian
Canberra, ACT

At Greencross, we recognise that new graduates are the future of the veterinary industry which is why we want to provide the best possible training, resources and structure to ensure you can reach your goals and kick start your career. As a new graduate you will experience working within an extremely supportive and positive environment with teams that are passionate about people, embracing professional development and providing a world of career opportunities.

Our new Graduate Training Program is set over your first 12 months and will enable you to further your skills, capabilities, and talents with the dedicated support of our Vet leaders and Mentors who pride themselves on creating great team spirit and delivering comprehensive and professional pet care services at the highest standards.

New full-time role Canberra, ACT is available for a passionate and enthusiastic Veterinary Graduate to join our Greencross Veterinary teams. You will also experience rotations within our specialty and emergency centres within your first 12 months alongside a wide range of other development opportunities.

Graduate Program includes:  

If you are as passionate and caring as we are and you have the following :

Please send your CV to

Sileana Cochrane
HR & Recruitment Coordinator

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Full Time/Part time/Casual Small Animal Veterinarian

Join an exciting and vibrant new practice in Southern Canberra.

About Us

We are a brand-new veterinary hospital that serves Canberra and surrounding areas. We offer clients an extensive range of services including orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeries as well as emergency services.

This will be an exciting opportunity for the right person to help build up a veterinary practice that offers outstanding client and patient care.

We are a purpose built 100% small animal hospital. The hospital has brand new state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, dental machine, ultrasound, patient monitoring machine, microscope and the latest in house complete IDEXX pathology system.

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We are open seven days a week

The Role

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic person with a “can do” attitude who will be extensively supported in their role at the hospital. They will be part of the Day Clinic (7am - 7pm) in the hospital and will be responsible for consulting, treatment and regular surgeries. They will also have the opportunity to work alongside an experienced veterinary surgeon and gain valuable skills in furthering orthopaedic and soft tissue surgical practices. If you are interested in imaging, you will be taught radiography, ultrasonography and echocardiography.

Who We Need

We welcome new graduate and experienced vets to apply. If you are a new graduate, we will support and mentor you on a daily basis. We will make sure you learn the newest and latest skills and techniques whilst working in this practice. If you are an experienced vet, we will value your expertise, with higher salary.

We also require a person that provides a high standard of patient care and client relations. This means the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, establish positive relationships with clients and be committed to ongoing self-education. 

What We Offer

We are proud to say that our work ethics reflects in the reviews and comments from the clients we see. We encourage you to visit our Google reviews and Facebook feedbacks.

Salary above the award rate and commensurate with experience;

Package negotiable but includes a minimum of 4 weeks’ annual leave and 1-week study leave;

A full-time roster averaging 38 hours per week with a weekly rostered day off. You will be rostered on to work the weekend once every 4 weeks;

Provide continuing education onsite;

We provide an induction program to set you up for success in your role;

We have a team of dedicated staff who are collaborative, share knowledge, support and respect each other;

Free parking.

How to Apply

An application including a cover letter and resume can be forwarded by email to:
Renata Gianchou at admin@capitalvet.com.au

Website: www.capitalvet.com.au

Thank you for your interest in Capital Veterinary Hospital.

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Is this the right job for you?

We are looking for a fulltime or part time vet to join our exceptional team (5 vets/5 nurses). Manuka Vet Hospital practices veterinary medicine with a purpose. From local socially directed programmes (e.g. Domestic Violence Programme, Pets in the Park etc) to nationally recognised ones (10 years of work in remote indigenous communities), our desire is to “give back”. This attitude pervades the work culture you will be working in. It is a very compassionate and supportive environment - with personal care of our team a focused priority. In fact, our practice ethos is “To make people and pets, the healthiest and happiest they can be”.

We are able to offer and encourage you to master any area of small animal work that motivates you. Many previous vets are now specialists across the country, have their memberships in many varied disciplines or just furthering their knowledge in Distance education courses. You could even have access to a regular media spot if that interested you! We really value, and place a very strong emphasis on, continuing education. Of course, we have all the top line equipment (Tonopen, U/S, radioactive Iodine etc)

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Manuka vet is about longevity in the profession for all professional staff. “You get the clients you deserve” – and ours are exceptional! The current position has become available as we are growing rapidly.

Well above the award conditions are offered, and this is a privately owned and managed practice established for over 30 years.

Please feel free to visit our website www.manukavet.com.au or Facebook and Instagram (Capital Paws Crew) to learn more about our staff and our hospital.

To see if we are the right “fit” for you, just drop me an e-mail:


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