Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Adelaide, South Australia

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    $50,000 - $90,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102019-12958

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • End date:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


  • Contact:


We are working with a mixed veterinary practice in Adelaide, South Australia that is looking to recruit a full-time Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. This busy practice has the ability to treat large animals, pocket pets, birds, companion animals, and wildlife.

The Practice:

This mixed practice has been in business for over 40 years consulting large and small animals. Their clinics cover a wide area of the Adelaide Hills, providing knowledgeable and caring vet services to a range of species from canines to cows. Their experienced team is committed to providing the highest level of professional service and care for pets and livestock. They have friendly animal health care teams will offer education, advice, and care to ensure pets have the longest, happiest and healthiest life possible. They treat cats, dogs, guinea pigs, rats, mice, birds, cattle, sheep, alpacas, horses, kangaroos, miniature pigs, and more.

Our client believes that if they put their people first the result will follow. To achieve this they have a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as their General Manager, who keeps the clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. They have Veterinary Training Centres to support industry firsts where they 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. 

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position and the practice opening hours are Monday-Friday 08:30-17:30 and Saturday 09:00-12:00.

This is a busy and energetic, mixed animal veterinary practice, with a varied caseload and an established core of committed clients. They 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.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • $50,000-$90,000 p/a dependant on the suitable applicant’s skills and experience
  • Access to practical training programs through purpose-built Veterinary Training Centres
  • Continuing education allowance and study leave for annum
  • Access to one of the strongest networks of veterinary professionals
  • Endless opportunities with the possibility of working across any one of their clinics in Australia and New Zealand.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a confident and experienced Veterinarian with a BVSc or equivalent and registration to practice in South Australia. You will have a minimum of 1-year practical experience and a commitment to provide exceptional patient care. You will have the ability to oversee the caseload and work autonomously, with exceptional communication and client relationship building skills.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Mixed Animal Practice

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: Rota to be confirmed

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary: $50,000 - $90,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -102019-12958

To qualify for this position, you must be a fully qualified Veterinary Surgeon

What happens next:

Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff.