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Permanent Veterinary Anaesthetist – Australia

Permanent Veterinary Anaesthetist – Australia

Permanent Veterinary Anaesthetist – Australia

Be part of an experienced and supportive multidisciplinary team
Work alongside Specialists to provide holistic and supportive care
Generous support for continued training and research, including annual Continuing Education allowance and 1 week of CE leave
Type: Small Animal

Location: Open to locations across Australia

Practice: They offer referral services in Surgery, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging, and Animal Behaviour. Their collaborative approach to medicine allows for the highest quality of patient care as well as continuous learning.

Team: You will be well supported in your new position by a dedicated ophthalmology nurse.


Working alongside AVSARC departments, you will provide expert advice and support for procedures requiring sedation, anaesthesia, and pain management. With a team of Vets and Nurses to provide support, you will manage your patients’ care from pre-operative to post-operative recovery and associated ongoing pain management.
AVSARC provides emergency and elective procedures for patients. Working alongside the Emergency team, you will also provide support and technical advice for emergent and critical patient events.
Hours: This full-time role is to work as part of a multi-disciplinary referral team that offers specialist services such as 24-hour emergency and critical care, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, surgery, oncology and radiation oncology, ophthalmology, cardiology, behaviour, and physiotherapy.

About You:

Essential attributes

Registered (or eligible for registration) with the South Australian Veterinary Board
Membership level professional qualifications
Minimum 3 years clinical experience working as an anaesthetist
Demonstrated ability to manage complex patient presentations
Ability to collaborate with a large team and manage a varied and busy caseload
Experience in leading teams, with proven ability to foster a positive work culture
Desirable attributes

Board certification in Anaesthesia / Analgesia / Intern Medicine is desired
Experience working in a similar role in a large multidisciplinary hospital
Evidence of research contribution to the Veterinary industry
Demonstrated experience in training and mentoring junior clinicians
What they offer for you:

Excellent salary – reflective of experience and skills
Profit share opportunity
Generous relocation allowance and Visa sponsorship for eligible applicants
Paid parental leave
Opportunity to participate in the Leadership Development Program
Ref: JN -012022-23915

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