Job No: NVC179
Location: Birdwood

Birdwood and Woodside Veterinary Clinics are busy and energetic, mixed animal veterinary practices, with a varied caseload and an established core of committed clients. Located in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, we are only 30 minutes from Adelaide.

The practice currently operates with three Veterinarians and services a case load of 65% small animals, 10% horses, 10% cattle and 10% alpacas, sheep, goats and wildlife. Our clientele are a good mix of commercial farmers, hobby farmers and towns/suburban people. Our equipment includes digital radiology, ultrasound, new REM in house lab, IM3 dental machine and fibreoptic.

We are currently seeking a Veterinarian who is highly motivated and experienced. We are looking for someone with the with energy and drive to make a real difference, with a commitment and passion for quality practice and high standards of care, along with a great team spirit.

What's on offer: 

  • Generous remuneration (commensurate with experience) and excellent conditions
  • Sponsorship and Visa for you and your dependents.
  • Relocation costs to Australia.
  • Access to practical training programs through our purpose built veterinary training facilities
  • Continuing education allowance and study leave
  • Access to one of the strongest networks of veterinary professionals
  • Endless opportunity with the possibility of working across any one of our NVC clinics in Australia and New Zealand.

What we are looking for:

  • BVsc or equivalent, and registration to practice in Australia.
  • An experienced and confident mixed animal Vet Surgeon, with at least 2 years experience
  • A commitment to provide exceptional patient care
  • Ability to oversee the caseload
  • Exceptional communication and client relationship building skills.

Our Approach

Our clinic is part National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of 65 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having an highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centre – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more!  

We empower our Lead Vets to run their clinics the way they see fit, providing admin support where needed. We don't re-brand our clinics. We empower our Graduates to achieve their goals through mentoring, internships and hands on workshops. We empower our Nurses to support their teams through upskilling and team consulting. Our scale allows us to ensure our clinics are well equipped and maintained, but we still want each individual clinic to have their own personality in their communities. Our Wellness Program allows you to teach your clients about preventative healthcare and build lasting relationships.

For further information, please visit or to learn more about the role, you can contact Shanda Woods, Recruitment Coordinator, via or 0407 300 263 for a confidential discussion.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $50,000 - $90,000 (pro rata for part-time), dependant on the suitable applicant’s skills and experience. Whilst NVC seeks to source applicants who meet the above criteria and skill set, alternative applicant’s may still be considered. In these cases, the base salary is subject to change to suit.

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