Emergency & Critical Care Veterinarian

Wellington After Hours Vet Clinic

Wellington, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Surgeons

Apr 1

This job is no longer accepting applications.

Closes: Jun 30, 2022

Organisation/clinic: Wellington After Hours Veterinary Clinic

Location: Wellington

Position type: Full or part-time Emergency & Critical Care Companion Animal Veterinarian

Website: www.wellingtonafterhoursvetclinic.co.nz

The role:

  • We are looking for an experienced companion animal emergency veterinarian to join our amazing team.
  • The role will involve working 2-5 weekly shifts, consisting of overnights and weekends. Flexibility offered around the number of weekly shifts – we can make this role work for you in terms of full or part-time hours. 
  • You will be part of a busy after-hours clinic, covering all the practices in the Wellington region after-hours, weekends and public holidays.
  • Our caseload is varied, consisting of a mixture of primary access and patient transfers from surrounding Wellington practices.
  • You will enjoy being part of a great team, working in an often fast-paced environment, and will strive to provide a consistently high standard of after-hours care.
  • You will be well supported with highly skilled and experienced nursing team.
  • We are well equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, a full in-house lab suite and multi-parameter patient monitors.

We are looking for:

  • You must have a Bachelor of Veterinary Science or equivalent.
  • You must have at least 2 years of clinical experience in small animal practice. Specific emergency experience would be an advantage, but a keen interest is most important.
  • You must be passionate about emergency and critical care (ECC).
  • You must be a team player with excellent communication skills.

We offer:

  • Generous remuneration.
  • Flexible rostered shifts.
  • The opportunity for an excellent work-life balance. You will have time to make the most of what Wellington has to offer.
  • Continuing education in ECC is encouraged and supported. Mentorship and support will be available to those wishing to attain membership of Australian & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in emergency and critical care.
  • The opportunity to be part of a fun and cohesive team.

If this sounds like you, then please send a cover letter and CV

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