Companion Animal Veterinarian – Horsham Veterinary Hospital, Vic

Career Opportunity, Companion Animal, New Graduate

ASAV Accredited Hospital of Excellence

Four day working week

Team consulting for optimal support

$80,000 + superannuation package for new graduate

We know that the last two years have been challenging for our 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!

Horsham Veterinary Hospital would like to welcome a new graduate veterinarian to our growing practice (experienced vets are also very welcome to apply). We have the means to support and nurture a new grad in all aspects of general practice, you will not be just another ‘body’ at Horsham Veterinary Hospital.  Our logo says it all:  We Care…about our colleagues, our clients, our patients.

“At HVH I am well supported by the senior vets and nurses. I enjoy the variety of cases that come every day and I’m really impressed by the professional development training every week. The clients are very nice and appreciate the standard of care we provide.”  Dr Binya (2020 graduate)

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

For a virtual tour of our hospital, click here.

At Horsham Veterinary Hospital you matter. 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. HVH are a forward thinking, progressive clinic who encourage and support a work life balance by offering:

  • Full time employment (four day working week)
  • 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!

Our skilled nursing team is 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.

Location:

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:  www.visitgrampians.com.au

Remuneration:

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.

Horsham Veterinary Hospital is excited to have recently joined the Apiam Animal Health family. This brings some additional benefits including paid parental leave, genuine support for CE, paid volunteer leave, AVA membership and VSB registration, subscriptions to VIN, CVE, Plumbs App, access to an online library, plus various retail, travel, and service discounts, and more.

Visit our Facebook page or website www.horshamvethospital.com.au to meet our current team and see the hospital facilities. 

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Location: Horsham, Vic

For more information please contact Liz Luy practicemanager@horshamvethospital.com.au.

To apply, please forward your application letter and resume to practicemanager@horshamvethospital.com.au.

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