Small Animal Veterinarian - Head Vet

Location Victoria
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Above Market Rates + Benefits & Visa Support if Required!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGPTVSC
Published: 15 days ago

​**Small Animal Veterinarian | Permanent | Negotiable Hours***

  • Commitment to your leadership growth, with financial support for development

  • Relocation/Sponsorship support, Competitive salary commensurate to experience

  • Free access to health, financial & wellbeing support service

With the clinics' Practice Manager, you will guide the team & oversee all aspects of the hospital.

This Veterinary Group has established itself as an industry leader with a focus on delivering world class, innovative patient care & providing a work environment where their teams feel like they belong and are valued for the experience & skill set they bring.

If you are looking not only for a new role but to relocate as well…Let me tell you a little about Craigieburn. The clinic are a fun, close knit team, experienced vets, supported by a 6-nurse team.…The clinic is located in the heart of Craigieburn, only 40 minutes’ drive from the Melbourne CBD. The area is a vastly growing location, with a substantial shopping and retail zone. Craigieburn is a great place for any family to live, with heaps of shops and schools within walking distance.


  • Treat animals medically and surgically, and administering and prescribing drugs, analgesics, and general and local anaesthetics

  • Determine the presence and nature of abnormal conditions by physical examination, laboratory testing and through diagnostic imaging techniques including radiography and ultrasound

  • Perform surgery various soft tissue (basic orthopaedic skills favourable but not essential)

  • Advise clients on health, nutrition and feeding, hygiene, and care of animals

What the clinic are looking for…ideally you will be an experienced leader (min 3 years clinical experience, looking to work with a team that love their jobs and are passionate about providing, quality world class patient care. The ideal candidate will be clinically proficient and organized with experience in small animal general practice and soft tissue surgery. Experienced surgeons would be preferred.

What they can offer you:

  • Over market rate salary

  • Flexible working hours, such as later start times or earlier finish times?

  • Adapting the schedule to your preferences.

  • Gold standards levels of practice, plenty of time of time to relax at the end of each day to finalise cases after our patients have left the building.

  • No OOH and no double bookings

  • Extended appointments are also made for new graduates to encourage developing skills.

  • Supportive and encouraging learning environment, with unlimited professional development, and access to internal courses.

If you are a Small Animal Veterinarian based in Victoria or looking to make to best move of your career - 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.