Lead Small Animal Veterinarian

Vet Dunedin - Mornington Vet Centre Mornington, Otago St Kilda, Otago Full time 1955


With one of our longstanding Veterinarians moving into a well-deserved retirement in 2022 we are looking for an experienced & passionate Lead small animal Veterinarian to join our team at Vet Dunedin.

What we can offer you:

  • Excellent remuneration and benefits
  • Full time opportunity – 40 hours per week, shared weekend roster
  • Shared after hours roster - Supported by Vetchat to triage calls, meaning reduced calls and call outs - https://www.vetchat.nz/
  • Up to $5000 towards domestic relocation, or sign on bonus if you are already Dunedin based.
  • A supportive team & positive clinic culture
  • Visa sponsorship & relocation (if applicable)
  • CPD allowance and paid study leave + Free access to practical training programs through our purpose-built Veterinary Training Centre
  • Become a part of one of the strongest networks of veterinary professionals across NZ & Australia

About the clinic & team

  • You’ll be part of a strong team who work across our two companion animal clinics in Dunedin – Mornington & St Kilda
  • Shared after hours roster - Supported by Vetchat to triage calls, meaning reduced calls and call outs - https://www.vetchat.nz/
  • Weekends are worked on a roster basis 1 in 5 approximately and two days the following week are taken in lieu (you have flexibility around which days)
  • Our clinics are purpose built and well equipped with Iddex, Ultrasound, Pulse Oximeter, Endoscope, Digital X-ray and Computerized Records.
  • We are supportive of the special interests of our Vets, offering a generous CPD allowance, paid study leave and free access to our very own Veterinary Training Centre.

Not from Dunedin but thinking about relocating?

We can offer support with your relocation & visa if needed.

Dunedin is on the doorstep of some of the most beautiful countryside in New Zealand and is within an easy drive of really good mountain biking, surfing, tramping, hiking and skiing areas plus NZ’s premier adventure tourism areas for all your leisure time.  Even better, there are no traffic problems in Dunedin, everything is 10 minutes’ drive away!

Want to join us?

We are looking for an experienced, passionate & dedicated Lead Small Animal Vet to join our team, BVSc qualified (or equivalent) and registered, or eligible to register to practice in New Zealand.

 Apply now or for more information and confidential conversation about this opportunity please contact Erin - [email protected]