Who are we?
At Rockhampton Veterinary Clinic, we aim to provide a comprehensive, professional and compassionate veterinary service. We recognise the significance of pets and the place they hold in our client’s families. Our animal health care team offers education, advice and care to ensure our client’s pets have the longest, happiest and healthiest lives possible..
Where are we located?
Rockhampton is an industrial and agricultural centre of the north, and is the regional centre of Central Queensland. From the Mount Archer hinterland to the banks of the mighty Fitzroy River, Rockhampton has a contemporary experience waiting at every turn. A large tourist destination known for its history and culture, it supports such institutions as the Rockhampton Art Gallery; one of the most extensive regional galleries in Australia, the Central Queensland University with campuses across five states, the Rockhampton Heritage Village, and Dreamtime Cultural Centre. Please visit https://www.explorerockhampton.com.au/ for more information on our location.
A position exists for a highly motivated and experienced Veterinarian who wants to develop their veterinary skills in a busy and stimulating environment. As a three Vet clinic, we are looking for someone with the 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. This is a maternity cover fixed term contract for a period of six months with the potential for extension.
We're looking for:
- A confident and experienced Veterinarian with a BVSc or equivalent and registration to practice in Queensland
- A minimum of 3 years’ experience with a willingness to contribute to after-hours
- A commitment to provide exceptional patient care
- An ability to sole charge and be accountable
- Exceptional client relationship building skills.
What we’re offering:
- An up-front Sign-On Bonus of $5,000AUD
- A competitive salary commensurate with experience and skill-set
- Sponsorship and a Visa for you and your dependants, if applicable. As an Accredited Sponsor our 482 Visas can be approved in 4-6 weeks!
- Annual study allowance and study leave, as well as registrations and AVA membership
- Access to a network of experienced veterinary professionals
- Access to practical training programs through our purpose built veterinary training facilities.
- Endless opportunity with the possibility of working across any one of our NVC clinics in Australia and New Zealand.
For more information, please visit our clinic website www.rockyvet.com.au
National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 95 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 a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – 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! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/
What is it like to work for NVC?
Let our staff tell you themselves!
‘Since coming to work for NVC, my whole outlook on my job, career and ultimately my life has substantially improved. I love that the ethos at NVC is to invest in people, treat them well and show them that they are valued. I have certainly felt that.’ – Louise Parry, Lead Veterinarian, Everton Park Veterinary Surgery
‘Yesterday afternoon we did a stitch up or a dog's ear. The case was referred to us by another vet group who had vets available but refused to see the case. I believe this would never happen at NVC because of the great culture that our CEO has worked hard to infuse through NVC and which I hope we never lose’. – Peter Elliott, Lead Veterinarian, Vetcall Ashmore
Watch our video to find out more https://nvcltd.com.au/careers/
Sounds great! How do I apply?
Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.
Please contact Shanda Woods, Recruitment Coordinator, via email@example.com or 0407 300 263 or Apply Now.
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.