Companion Animal Veterinarian - Graduates or Experienced / An Opportunity not to be Missed!

Location Horsham
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: AUD$80k + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGSUVBD
Published: 6 months ago

​We know that the last two years have been challenging for you soon to be grads, perhaps you feel you may not have the practical skills you would have liked at this stage of your education? Perhaps you feel apprehensive about stepping into the real world of veterinary science?  Fear not!

We are working with a great Veterinary Hospital in Australia who would like to welcome a new graduate veterinarian to their growing practice (experienced vets are also very welcome to apply).

They have the means to support and nurture a new grad in all aspects of general practice, you will not be just another ‘body’ at the Veterinary Hospital!

The Veterinary Hospital provides modern, professional health care for small animals. It is the only ASAV Accredited Hospital of Excellence in regional Victoria and they have a culture of high-quality work, attention to detail, and exceptional animal care.

The Team:

You will be joining a warm, friendly, inclusive family that will cheer you on and celebrate your successes. You will have constant support from senior veterinarians who have over 20 years of experience, who can aid in case discussion and on-going mentoring. They are a forward thinking, progressive clinic who encourage and support a work life balance by offering:

  • Full time employment

  • One weekday off per week

  • Team consulting

  • Shared weekday after hours shifts with neighbouring clinic and rotated between staff – just one night in a fortnight.

  • Rotating weekend rosters shared with neighbouring clinic, working two weekends in six with only one on call.

  • Monday’s off after an on call weekend.

  • On call is supported by our triage team of experienced nurses who filter noon-urgent calls to minimise vet disturbance.

You will be working with state-of-the-art facilities as expected in a hospital of excellence:

  • Video Otoscope

  • Endoscopy

  • Electrocautery

  • Digital DR radiography and ultrasound

  • Fully equipped for dentistry including digital dental radiography

  • Fully equipped in-house Idexx laboratory, including the new Sedivue machine

  • Complete anaesthetic monitoring equipment, including capnography and more!

They have skilled nursing team who are fully qualified, very experienced and are more than happy to assist in making the workday run smoothly. They will assist with case management, client contact and making sure you get your breaks enabling you to focus on your veterinary skills.


Based in Horsham, only three hours from Melbourne the town has art festivals, musical performances, a superb art gallery, major sporting events and family-friendly activities. For the outdoor types, the Grampians National Park is only minutes away with lakes and popular rock-climbing areas as well as some of Victoria’s most beautiful national parks and wineries, to see more on the surrounding region for you to explore visit:


An above award salary of $80,000 plus superannuation is being offered to the successful candidate.

You will also be encouraged to pursue any special interests you have for your own growth and development.

Corporate memberships and on-going personal training opportunities including weekly staff training sessions are included on top of our package.

Paid parental leave, genuine support for CE, paid volunteer leave, AVA membership and VSB registration, subscriptions to VIN, CVE, access to an online library, plus various retail, travel, and service discounts, and more.

If you are a Recent or soon to be Graduated Vet, or perhaps an experienced Small Animal Vet that likes the sound of this opportunity - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.