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New/recent graduate position - Adelaide, Australia

Posted 28th February 2011

Sponsorship available *

LOCATION: Close to Adelaide South Australia
TYPE OF WORK: 100% Small Animal
JOB NO: 184,589ME
DESCRIPTION: A new or recent graduate veterinarian is required to join this expanding, high quality practice. The successful applicant will join a team of two veterinarians and eight nurses making this a three vet practice. The practice focuses on practising best medicine and it also has an interesting surgical case load. The position is full time with rotational weekends and on call. Back up and support is available from the experienced practice owner. Further education is encouraged and financially supported by the practice. The position will be varied and have an interesting and challenging caseload, and will provide both a balanced home life and a very professionally rewarding career. The practice owner has a special interest in canine reproduction. The clinic is PennHip accredited, and Clone Semen Preservation System Accredited. Training and certification in these areas can be provided if desired. The clinic is also AQIS accredited for the export preparation of companion animals. Equipment at this purpose built practice includes a modern ultrasound, a new x-ray suite with four-way floating table and digital x-ray, I-Stat blood diagnostics for critical care patients, rigid and flexible endoscopy, air powered dentistry, pulse oximetry, Baer hearing machine and humidicrib. It also has a fully equipped laboratory including Dri Chem, Heamalyte, and Immunoassay analysers. The surgery suite is fully equipped with excellent monitoring equipment, ECG, non-invasive blood pressure and roof mounted surgical lighting. The clinic is computerised with Cornerstone software. The clientele are friendly and supportive of the clinic's vision to provide excellence in patient care. They provide a workplace environment that is fun, relaxed and enjoyable with positive and efficient communication at all levels and it is a place where staff feel truly appreciated. The practice is situated on an eleven acre property owned by the practice owner. It is located close to the Barossa and Clare Valley wine regions and other large country centres but only forty five minutes from the Adelaide CBD. There is a good mix of country life with the convenience of city entertainment and services close by. Continuing education is always a must and will be funded one week per year and strongly encouraged and supported by the clinic. Preferred start date early July 2011. A later start date would also be considered. Vets from overseas are welcome to apply.
AFTER HOURS: 1:3 Rota.
REMUNERATION: New graduate $46,800pa plus 9% superan. Recent graduate up to $60,000pa plus 9% superan.
Vetlink is a free service for job seekers.

Contact person: Denise Pernich or Mark Eagleton BVMS at Vetlink

Email: admin@vetlink.com.au
Toll free 0800 917 8558 (pls call before 9.30am UK time)

Vetlink Employment Service

* Conditions apply


Are you an independent self starter, looking for a place where you can develop all your skills? We are a well equipped companion animal clinic located one hour from the Rocky Mountains. We have fun at work and have a great support team. Ownership options are available. There is potential for developing some equine practice if desired.

Contact ccvetsol@gmail.com

Diana Lyster

Chinook Country Veterinary Clinic

Olds, Alberta, Canada

Posted 7th December 2010



New Graduate Position – Hull, Yorkshire

This is a brand new position due to continued growth – my client has recently invested significantly in refurbishing and equipping their main hospital site and has opened further branches in the last 12 months. They currently operate over five branches with eight vets and an exceptional level of qualified nursing support. They are very well equipped with orthopaedic kit, colour Doppler ultrasound, endoscopes and modern x-ray. They also have full time night nurses and a full time pet ambulance driver as well as dog training and rehabilitation services. My client is looking for committed and passionate vets who demonstrate the same level of client service skills and animal care as their existing team. The role will be based in part at the main hospital with some days at a branch sole charge when you have been trained up. The working week is four days with one night on call and 1 in 7 weekend rota. An excellent salary and benefits package, including accommodation and payments for on call, is on offer for the right candidate. Please contact Martin at RIG Vet Recruitment on 01392 314783 or email CV to martin.sandford@rigvets.co.uk

Arden House Animal Hospital

Ruislip, Middlesex

We are a busy small animal hospital looking for a new Graduate to join our friendly supportive team. All general nursing duties involved including nursing clinics. Funded CPD is encouraged.1:4 weekends on call.

Apply in writing to emma.scott@ardenhousevets.co.uk or 56 Pembroke Road, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 8NF

UK vets please apply for the following 2 positions:

Position - Full Time Vet
Mid North Coast New South Wales - AUSTRALIA

100% Small ANimal Work
Job no: 182,203JK

DESCRIPTION: Would you like to work in a rural environment while practicing big city medicine? The successful applicant will work a nine day fortnight with a one in three rota on call whilst having plenty of time to enjoy our pristine beaches and mountainous hinterland. Our clinic prides itself on providing excellent customer service and the highest standard of medicine and surgery. Our practice motto, care and compassion through quality and excellence gives a succinct summary of our approach to work. We are looking for an associate who loves working as part of a team and would like to get involved in the everyday running of the practice. We would welcome a new graduate or experienced vet. Support and a team approach are always available. We are also open to overseas candidates and could provide a sponsorship for visa applicants. Partnership opportunities may be available to the right candidate. Our nursing team is second to none. They are helpful, experienced and have a bright outlook, experience. We boast a very low staff turnover and our nurses are trained to a very high standard. There are usually two vets on duty so back-up is available as needed. Our equipment is modern with Doppler ultrasound, multiparameter monitoring, in house bloods and all the basics. This supports thorough diagnostics and makes the job fun. We strongly support and encourage CE. The practice is located in a significant regional centre with all the associated shopping, dining and night life opportunities. The area's strengths lie in its natural environment and its wonderful climate. We are a short drive from beaches with great surfing. Our clinic is located on a river with excellent boating and fishing, plenty of bushwalking and other outdoor activities.
AFTER HOURS: 1:3 rota.
REMUNERATION: New graduates: $50,000pa plus super. Experienced vets: Negotiable.
Vetlink is a free service for job seekers.


Mark Eagleton BVMS 
0800 917 8558 toll free (please call before 10am UK time)

Position - Full Time Vet
South Island - NEW ZEALAND

TYPE OF WORK: 75% Large Animal (Predominantly dairy) 25% Small Animal
JOB NO: 181,048FW

DESCRIPTION: An exciting opportunity has become available for a dairy/mixed practice veterinarian.  A demonstrated interest in dairy practice is essential.  New graduate vets are welcome to apply.  Support for new and recent graduates is available from existing staff members within the practice and within the group.  The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work in a large group of practices and exchange ideas with multiple veterinarians.  A good sense of humour and the ability to work well as part of a team will be highly regarded.  The large animal work consists predominantly of dairy.  Some sheep and deer are seen as well.  Equipment at the practices includes IDEXX machines, endoscope, laproscope, ultrasounds and x-ray machine with automatic processor.  All the practices are computerised and linked.  Veterinary technicians are available to assist the vets with work such as pregnancy testing and reproductive procedures.  The clinic hours are mainly 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.  A pager, mobile phone and work vehicle will be provided for the successful candidate.  The group of practices are located on the central South Island, close to ski slopes, camping, water sports, restaurants, shops, school and leisure facilities.  Four weeks' annual leave with continuing education allowance is provided.
AFTER HOURS: 1:8 Rota.
REMUNERATION:  Negotiable depending on experience.
Vetlink is a free service for job seekers.


Mark Eagleton BVMS 
0800 917 8558 toll free (please call before 10am UK time)

Posted 18th August 2010

Small Animal Vet – Exciting Opportunity

We are an established equine practice in central Essex looking for a motivated experienced small animal vet to run our new SA project from a custom –built, new clinic in pleasant rural surroundings.

Excellent package for the right person, with long term/profit -share prospects.

Ideal for someone looking for clinical autonomy in a personable modern clinic without a corporate banner! NO equine work expected!

Please email CV to Patrick@blaircourt.com or tel 07866000670 (Patrick) for more information.

Posted 22nd July 2010

Taunton, Somerset: Confident New or Recent Graduate wanted

An opportunity to work the way you were taught at college!

Two-site 100% small animal high quality practice, extremely well-equipped (multiparameter monitoring, in-house biochemistry/haematology/blood gas, 200mA X-ray, full colour Doppler ultrasound, rigid & flexible endoscopy), seeks confident but conscientious new graduate with excellent communication  & interpersonal skills for our discerning, appreciative clients.

Excellent support staff in a fun and friendly working environment. Excellent location with good transport links. Equally shared rota with full support for all cases.

Send  CV and covering letter to Rachel Haslett BSc(Hons) BVetMed MRCVS & Dan Holden BVetMed DVA DipECVAA CertSAM MRCVS at danthevet@hotmail.com

Posted June 30th

Equine Internship

The Equine Hospital De Morette, an equine referral centre situated near Brussels,Belgium is offering 3 rotating internship positions in equine medicine and surgery.  All applicants must be DVM or have an equivalent degree in Veterinary Medicine.

The intern will work under the direction of and be supervised by Diplomates and recognised specialists. He /she will participate inproviding medical and surgical clinical services as well as after hours emergency care. Rotation between the various departments (radiology,anaesthesiology, internal medicine, surgery....) will take place.

Interns will be encouraged to set and meet personal goals such as preparing case reports.

Starting date: October 1st, 2010 - 2 positions and November 1st, 2010 - 1 position

Duration of internship: 12 months.

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled with asuitable candidate.

Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae with ID picture and the name and address of 2 references to:Liat Arensburg, DVMSc, info@demorette.be

Posted June 16th.

RVC Intern looking for full/part time position

Carl is currently an intern at the College's Queen Mother Hospital for Animals and is looking for a full time/part time job in a first opinion small animal practice in the London/Surrey/Sussex area. He has done a lot of first opinion emergency work this year and has a little general practice first opinion experience. He is looking for a placement with a good support system for new/ inexperienced grads.If interested please contact Carl on ccole@rvc.ac.uk

Posted 9th June 2010.

Heath Lodge Veterinary Group in St Albans

3-handed small animal pratice seeks recent graduate. Initial one year contract from July/August 2010 to cover maternity leave. No night duties. Friendly, capable team.

Please write with C.V. to Julie Turner at heathlodgevets@msn.com

Posted April 2010

LOCATION: Northern Victoria Australia

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Dairy or 90% Dairy 10% Equine and Small Animal Work

JOB NO: 180,555ME

DESCRIPTION: A veterinarian is required to join this six and a half vet mixed practice. Experienced veterinarians and new graduates are welcome to apply. The successful applicant will be part of a progressive team providing quality veterinary care. The veterinarians are supported by three vet nurses and two receptionists. Clinic hours are 8.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am to 12.00pm on Saturdays. The practice services an extensive dairy community. Applicants with a strong interest in dairy cattle work are encouraged to apply. The dairy work consists of a mixture of clinic work and routine herd health. The practice employs an embryo transfer technician. Large animal yards and crushes are on site for surgical and other procedures. There is a solid small animal clientele. There is the opportunity to do equine work if desired. The practice is well equipped. Equipment at the practice includes two x-ray machines and an automatic processor, in-house IDEXX blood machine, Apalert, four ultrasounds, endoscope and a dental machine. The practice is computerised with Vetlink. Continuing education is strongly encouraged. The practice is located in a large rural centre and offers a wide range of sporting and social activities. The Murray River and all its attractions are just a short drive away. Melbourne is an easy two hours' drive.
AFTER HOURS: 1:5 Rota.
REMUNERATION: Experienced vets: negotiable.
Vetlink is a free service to job seekers.

Contact Dr Mark Eagleton, Vetlink Employment service - Toll free 0800 917 8558 (please call before 11am local time) mark@vetlink.com.au

Vetlink Employment Service
Perth Office
PO Box 22, North Fremantle, Western Australia 6159.
Tel : (08) 9430 9990, Fax : (08) 9430 9994, Freecall within Australia: 1800 991 993
Call us from United Kingdom for free: 0800 917 8558 Please call before 10:30am UK time

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