Equine Internship

Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd

Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand

Full time

Students/ Internships

Dec 19

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Matamata Veterinary Services is seeking applicants for our Equine Internship programme for a fixed 12-month term.

You will work as part of our equine team, based at our purpose built hospital. Our team consists of 20 equine veterinarians, including 3 other interns, supported by 10 nurses and 5 office staff.

The internship position is primarily hospital based. Caseload is high and varied, including medicine, surgery, lameness and other performance horse work. You will have the opportunity to work alongside an experienced group of equine practitioners with a wide range of skills, including two Board-certified surgeons, a Board-certified theriogenologist and a Board-certified sports medicine and rehabilitation specialist. Formal tuition and mentoring are part of this package.

A culture of quality service to the client, dedicated care of the patient, teamwork and fun exist in this practice.

This position is ideally suited to a new or recent graduate that wishes to rapidly upgrade their equine skills. Applications should include a cover letter and a CV including the names of two referees.

Please address all enquiries to:

Andrea Ritmeester

Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd

26 Tainui Street


Phone: 07 888 8193

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