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New Graduate Vet Job South Australia - 212,835JCM

New Graduate

LOCATION: Country South Australia

TYPE OF WORK: 90% Small Animal, 10% Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Goats and Wildlife

HOURS: Full Time

AFTER HOURS: 1:6-7 Rota (Medechat takes the phone calls)

SALARY: New graduate - package up to $97,000 pa.

JOB NO: 212,835JCM

An opportunity has become available for a vet to join a well-established practice in South Australia. The successful applicant will enjoy a friendly environment, where colleagues aim to create a fun place to work, with a focus on training and continual personal and professional improvement.

New graduates will not be required to do any after-hours work for the first three months. After three months you will be included in after-hours roster. An experienced vet will always be available to assist you with after-hours calls.

Starting date is very flexible. The team includes five full-time vets and one part-time vet. Due to growth, they are looking to add another vet to the team.

The practice sees a great surgical caseload, providing the opportunity to develop and hone your surgical skills, with the option to undertake orthopaedics if desired.

The ideal applicant will have a desire to practice high-quality medicine and surgery and a strong interest in continuing education.

After-hours on-call will be shared equally, with two days off after a weekend on call. Nurses are rostered to be available should you require extra assistance after hours.

This position will give you the opportunity to work in a new, purpose-built hospital with state of the art facilities and fantastic diagnostic equipment. The hospital boasts surgical theatres, large treatment areas and a dedicated diagnostic imaging suite. Equipment includes pulse oximeter, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, extensive orthopaedic instruments, new ultrasound, endoscope, ECG, dental machine, new IDEXX machine and infusion pumps.

The salary package includes $70 000 base salary, superannuation, up to $20 000 or more for after-hours work, VSB registration and AVA membership. In addition to this, support will also be provided for continuing education. The practice will also provide assistance with relocation, accommodation and a car for when you first move to the area to help you settle in!

The practice is an easy 2.5-hour drive from Adelaide. Recreational activities in the area are many and varied, including sports, wineries, arts, water-skiing, camping, and generally enjoying the beautiful country environment. The area is a great place to live and visit.

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For more information, please contact:

Jayne Mackenzie
Recruitment Consultant