Small Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Canterbury, New Zealand - Canterbury - South Island

Small - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 6013 Date Posted: Friday 22 Oct 2021
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Salary: $85,000+, DOE (Pro-Rata)

Package: CPD & special interests are encouraged and funded. In addition, they will pay for all NZVA & Vet Council registrations. Relocation & visa support will be provided for international vets. 

Type of Work: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, Part-Time, Permanent

Job Details: We currently have an exciting opportunity for a companion animal practitioner join a super clinic, which is based 30minutes south of Christchurch. The location offers an affordable lifestyle and work life balance in a rural setting but with easy access to the city. This is a part-time role, 20-30 hours per week, and there is flexibility to structure the hours to suit your lifestyle.  

The ideal candidate is likely to have been qualified at least 3 years. You will have good all-round experience in a small animal department and be comfortable to work independently with experienced nurse support. To be successful you will need to have excellent client interaction skills and enjoy offering the highest quality continuity of care to your client base and their pets. You will be working with a passionate and professional team in our new, purpose-built and well-equipped clinic. You will enjoy team work within your own clinic and also being part of and collaborating with the widercommunity.    

This clinic offers a competitively structured and progressive salary based on your experience. You will have the support of a great team within your clinic and in the wider organisation. As well as being a key member of your local branch team, you will also be part of the wider practice with access to a network of colleagues who have extensive experience in all aspects of veterinary medicine and surgery and a diverse range of special interests. As part of a large, and forward-thinking practice, you will have access to professional development opportunities both internally and externally. You will also have a CPD account to support external development opportunities. 


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