ECC Specialist / Criticalist

North Shore Veterinary Hospital Artarmon, NSW Full time 2077


Position at North Shore Veterinary Hospital

Emergency and Critical Care Specialist/Criticalist - North Shore Veterinary Specialist Centre 


VetPartners Australia is looking to fill the role of a Veterinarian (Emergency and Critical Care Specialist/Criticalist). As the North Shore Veterinary Specialist Centre grows, we are dedicated to having a full time ECC Criticalist join our existing team of specialists.  

The Hospital  

North Shore Veterinary Specialist Centre is one of 280+ GP Clinics and Specialty Hospitals within the VetPartners network across Australia and New Zealand. The referral hospital is multidisciplinary with referral services in surgery and internal medicine, as such there is a high out of hours caseload which feeds the ECC referral team. 

Available services include:

*Diagnostic imaging
*Growing oncology service
*Dentistry and exotics referral services on-site 
*Ophthalmological service in adjacent building
*Purpose built MRI facility
*Specialty and Rotating interns, and specialty nurses to support the services
*Pet Ambulance Service 

The team at NSVSC are a fantastic group of veterinary professionals – with many celebrating work anniversaries of over ten years and multiple vets coming back after specialist training or staying on board after completing their training with us. As a busy referral hospital, you will have access to the expected tools –dedicated ICU, multiple mechanical ventilators, ultrasound, CT, MRI, TEG, interventional radiology and a blood bank. We have a Veterinary Training Centre onsite and a good network with the local practices. 

About you 

To be successful in this role, you need to hold a relevant bachelor’s Degree or higher and have at least 3 years of employment experience.  

The successful applicant would be ACVECC or ECVECC board-certified or a Fellow of the ANZCVS.


The role 

The ECC department at NSVSC is growing rapidly, you will be joining a team that currently consists of one other ACVECC Criticalist, 1-3 ECC interns, rotating interns and multiple ECC-specific nurses.


You would be involved in:

*Training and supervising interns with the support of an administrative manager
*Advising the out of hours and general practice team
*Consulting on critical cases feeding from the entire hospital and our network 

The location 

We are located in the North Shore of Sydney which is centrally-located to everything that matters – beaches, sun and decent coffee. 

Additional Benefits - $5000 study allowance, 1 week conference leave, 4-day work week 

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'  

For further information please APPLY online or contact Victoria Nguyen on 0422882885 or [email protected]