Emergency Veterinarian - Relocation/Sponsorship Support

Location Adelaide
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: AUS$80k - $130k
Contact name: Aimee Greer

Contact email: aimee@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: AG028
Published: 4 months ago

​Join the highly skilled passionate ER team at this very busy, 24-hour emergency and referral centre in the heart of Adelaide.

This clinic is looking an emergency veterinarian to join their practice, which provides after hours vet care to sick and injured pets, and today it is a part of the largest emergency and specialist group in Australia, hosting the largest contingent of Emergency Veterinarians and Criticalists in the Country.

The ECC department is their largest department and provides both internal and external critical care, recovery, emergency and hospital services. With a strong team of experienced vets and nurses they are looking for someone to help lead, support and grow their service.

It is expected that all Emergency Vets are available on weekends and public holidays and the team rotate these shifts to optimise fairness amongst everyone wherever possible. Locum arrangements can also be discussed.

This is an amazing opportunity for those who are:

  • Looking to challenge and enhance your veterinary skills and knowledge

  • Enjoy working in a diverse environment with access to a team of specialists

  • Have a penchant for Mediterranean climates with a topping of foodie culture

Skills and expertise:

  • Registration or eligibility for veterinary registration in South Australia

  • An interest or experience in emergency medicine

  • A flexible and adaptable approach, with a commitment to gold standards of care

  • Constantly looking to update yourself in the profession

  • Create good working relationships both within and outside the clinic

  • Exceptional customer service & communication skills

  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills

What's on Offer:

  • A permanent part-time, full-time or casual role – let us know how you like to work – You can even look at a combined GP / Emergency position.

  • Strong Internal Continuing Education Program

  • Career development and National Mentoring program: Let us know your area of interest and they can provide extra training and education through their Specialist network

  • National Membership Study groups

  • Consultation Coaching. They provide ongoing training sessions in the art of customer service and client communication.

  • Staff discounts.

  • Relocation and Sponsorship for you and your family available – Pathway to Permanent Residency

  • Ability to have a working holiday at their other sites around Australia as a permanent employee.

  • They support many Charity Volunteer Animal and Rescue groups

  • Paid Parental Leave, flexible working arrangements and back-to-work programs.


Adelaide is an amazingly vibrant city with all the benefits of a capital city but with the feel of a country town. There are great schools, a strong artistic and cultural community, with the Adelaide Fringe Festival, the second largest in the world behind the Edinburgh Fringe. You will find a great sporting culture, and the beach and Adelaide Hills both only a short drive from the city centre. Not to mention the food and wine regions of the Barossa Valley and McClaren Vale on our doorstep. This is a great place for families and those seeking a lifestyle and work-life balance most only dream about.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Aimee on 028 8744 0649 or email a CV to aimee@lloydandcowan.com.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8744 0649. 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