Lead Veterinarian

Alexandria Veterinary Hospital Alexandria, NSW Full time RR-4594


Alexandria Veterinary Hospital are seeking an enthusiastic, client focused Clinical Lead Veterinarian who wishes to practice high quality evidence-based medicine in a fun supportive environment. You will have experience in clinical general practice, with a passion for mentoring your team. This role will involve a mix of consulting, surgery, and management responsibilities for the Primary Care team within the hospital.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that is supported by a team of specialists including surgical, medical and emergency and critical care specialists. Not only are our team vibrant, friendly and passionate about the services they offer, they provide outstanding veterinary care with the expansive list of equipment and services available. Continued professional development both in a management and clinical skill will be strongly supported.

The role:

  • Clinical lead veterinarian, seeing primary clinical cases both medical and surgical
  • Oversee training of the primary care Veterinarian team.
  • Manage client complaints and issues both financial and clinical
  • Be the line manager for GP veterinarians
  • Assist with the performance appraisal of the GP veterinarians
  • Assist with training of nursing and animal attendants when needed.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of a marketing plan
  • Be part of the leadership team of the hospital

 What we can offer you:

  • Above award salary, reflective of your skills 
  • CPD allowance and study leave 
  • Paid parental leave and discounts at certain gyms, swimming pools, dentists and opticians for you and your family
  • Only 2 in 4 Saturdays AND no after hours or bank holidays
  • Ability to grow your skills and pursue special interests as a Lead Vet
  • Receive support from a talented and experienced team who you can bounce cases off
  • Work in an environment with great focus on continuing education, any further interests are encouraged and will be well provided for
  • Flexible and fair roster for all Vets

 About you:

  • Bachelor or Doctor of Veterinary Science or higher
  • Registration with the NSW Veterinary Practitioners Board as a Veterinary Surgeon
  • Experience – at least five years of experience in primary care practice

To be considered for the role, Apply online or for more information, contact Aimee on 0435 110 147 or email [email protected]