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Emergency Veterinarian

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Animal Emergency Australia (AEA) is looking for passionate and adaptable veterinarians for their afterhours emergency clinic at AES Underwood!

About Us
Animal Emergency Australia (AEA) is a network of independent emergency hospitals, general practices, veterinary support, and educational services across Australia. At our core, AEA exists to help veterinary professionals do and be their best. We invest in our team members’ work-life balance, career progression, and personal development, empowering them to excel in the field of veterinary medicine while making a meaningful impact on the lives of animals.

AES Underwood is a purpose-built facility that offers state of the art equipment, with a full team of vet professionals that will mentors and support you in any emergency environment. Sharing a location with VSS and the PetICU team (specialists support around you)  you will be amongst friends and great network of knowledge.

About the Role
Looking for a role that will allow you to take the next great step in your career? Fun culture, brilliant training and great reward? As a member of our veterinary team, you would be provided both on the job and external training to help you provide excellent Emergency and Critical Care to your patients. Our hospitals live and breathe emergencies! Work up cases, diagnose and treat patients, and interact with a great team of passionate veterinary professionals practicing 5 star veterinary medicine.

Our team is dedicated to career progression and continuing education. All members of our vet team are offered enrolment into the Accelerated Learning Program through Improve International – designed to teach you the fundamentals of Emergency and Critical Care. We have two EMCC specialists within our organization, four Residents and an extensive network of experienced clinicians who enjoy training and supporting all team members. We also regularly host vet students from multiple Universities around Australia, so you also be contributing to the next generation of vets.  

About You 

  • A veterinary degree recognised within Australia  
  • Capability to conduct simple to moderately complex clinical consultations and surgical procedures  
  • Resilience and a strong collaborative drive  
  • Ability to operate as a team player, generate enthusiasm in the team and build effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders  
  • Excellent communication skills with strong interpersonal skills: ability to be client-focused, with a positive attitude; able to negotiate effectively and communicate openly and honestly on all levels

Paws & Perks

  • Annual Salary of between $105,000 and $150,000 (based on experience) + super + leave loading
  • 1-week paid study leave
  • Use of the talk-to-text note taking app which completes your notes for you by the end of your shift
  • Fitness Passport
  • Pet well-being discounts (treatments & products)
  • Work-life harmony 
  • Flexible roster structure and work arrangements
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (psychology, nutrition, sleep)
  • A fun, collaborate and fully supportive team that mentor and develop you for greater heights. Work hard and play hard together! 
  • Transition seamlessly to emergency with ‘buddy’ shifts, accredited Accelerated Learning Program, CPD workshops and webinars and more! 
  • Strong internal Continuing Education program and exceptional continuing education allowance and support in ongoing professional development
  • Opportunities for additional training in Leadership, Specialisation and Management 
  • The opportunity to transfer across the company to fulfill your further career aspirations 
  • State of the art clinic and equipment

Next Steps 
Join our passionate and highly skilled team and click apply today or reach out to [email protected] with any further questions! 
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Date Listed

July 10, 2024

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