Equine Internship

Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd

Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Surgeons

Apr 23

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Matamata Veterinary Services is seeking applicants for our staggered equine internship programme, with the next position commencing 1st August this year.

You will work as part of our equine team, based at our purpose built hospital. Our team consists of 17 veterinarians, including three other interns, supported by eight nurses and four office staff.

The internship position is primarily hospital based. Caseload is high and varied, including medicine, surgery, some reproduction, lameness and other performance horse work. You will have the opportunity to work alongside an experienced group of practitioners with a wide range of skills, including two board-certified surgeons and a board-certified theriogenologist. 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. CPD is valued, supported and expected.

This position is ideally suited to a new or recent graduate that wishes to rapidly upgrade their equine skills. Applicants MUST be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Veterinary Council. Applications should include a cover letter and a CV including the names of two referees by 20 May 2021.

Please address all enquiries to:

Andrea Ritmeester

Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd

26 Tainui Street


Phone: 07 888 8193

Email: andrea@matavet.co.nz

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