Small Animal Veterinarian - Ideal work-life balance!

Location Canberra
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons, Graduate Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $80K+
Contact name: Aimee Greer

Contact email:
Job ref: AG315
Published: 7 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity in the beautiful capital of Australia, Canberra!

Join a fantastic 8-vet small animal practice, where work-life balance is prioritised and you will be a part of a supportive team environment.

The Role:

  • Full-timers enjoy a 38-hour week, but generally work an average of 35-36hrs.

  • Consistent day off every week.

  • 8 or 9-hour shifts with flexible timings.

  • Saturdays only 1 weekend in 3, from 8 am to 1 pm, and never sole charge.

  • Half-hour consultations and twice daily rounds with the entire team.

  • High nurse-to-vet ratio, supporting special interests.

What's on offer:

  • Competitive salary from $80K+

  • Family-friendly practice with NO after-hours work or sole charge.

  • Supportive environment with senior vets always available for case discussions.

  • Practice covers VIN and CVE memberships, ACT radiology license, and offers a generous CPD allowance.

About you:

  • Eligible for registration in Australia

  • People-focused with a passion for delivering exceptional client service.

  • Enthusiastic about collaboration and discussion within the team.

  • Open to diverse medical and surgical cases, including orthopaedics.

  • Willing to explore and enhance skills with our passionate and experienced team.

If this amazing opportunity sounds appealing and you want to hear more, get in touch by calling or Whatsapping Aimee on +447835146288 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 028 8765 8068. 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