Surgical Registrar / Specialist

North Shore Veterinary Hospital Artarmon, NSW Full time 100


Position at North Shore Veterinary Hospital

Location – Sydney Australia 

About us 

VetPartners Australia Pty Ltd is looking for a Specialist Veterinary Surgeon to join our team at North Shore Veterinary Specialist & Emergency Centre in Artarmon, NSW. 

North Shore Veterinary Specialist & Emergency Centre was established in 2001 and is co-located with North Shore Veterinary Hospital. NSVH was started in 1935 and is the oldest veterinary hospital on the North Shore of Sydney. We are a 24/7, 365 day a year facility with specialists in surgery, emergency & critical care, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, dermatology, oncology, a bustling emergency department and progressive general practice.  

In 2019 we moved to a brand-new state-of-the-art facility, offering four custom designed theatres, one of which is dedicated to orthopaedic surgery and another to soft tissue surgery. We can perform fluoroscopic studies either in our theatres or within our radiology suite. We have full in-house laboratory facilities, comprehensive diagnostic imaging including two ultrasound rooms, digital X-ray, a 128 Slice GE CT scanner, and in January 2022 a brand-new Siemen 1.5T MRI facility. The facility has been purposed designed and associated with a 5th theatre design for minimally invasive procedure. 

The Opportunity 

We are seeking expressions of interest from a veterinarian surgeon who wants to be a part of our team. You will be working alongside an experienced specialist surgeon and multidisciplinary team with specialists in Internal Medicine, Emergency, Critical Care and Anaesthesia. The referral team also consists of veterinary interns and experienced surgical nurses. The referral team of veterinary specialists pride themselves on their collaborative approach to providing a very high standard of patient care.  

In this role, you will provide a specialist referral surgical service to our referring clinics from across Sydney and NSW. We aim for clinical excellence within a working environment that promotes and encourages collegiality and communication. While this is a permanent opportunity for employment, we are open to conversations about short or long-term contracts. 

About you 

To be successful in this role, it is important that you are a qualified small animal specialist surgeon, having achieved diplomate or equivalent status (ACVS/ECVS/FANZCVS), and that you need to hold a relevant bachelor's degree/qualification or higher that will be eligible for Specialist Registration with the Australian Veterinary Board Council. You are welcome to email us for more information about this, or you can refer directly to the guidelines of the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW. Applications from residency trained candidates will also be considered. 

Above all, we value someone who is a team player, committed to our clients, patients and referring veterinary clinics, and is keen to be a part of our specialist team. 

The Benefits

You will be rewarded with a generous salary & benefits that are reflective of the experience you bring to the position. We will support you with visa application and Australian Veterinary Registration and provide you with tailored relocation support to suit your situation. 

North Shore Veterinary Specialist Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please 'Apply Now'  

Apply online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen from the Talent Acquisition team on 0422882885 or [email protected]