Graduate Veterinarian

Yeppoon Vet Surgery Yeppoon, QLD Full time RR-5368



2022/2023 BVSC GRADS

  • $90,000 SALARY

Yeppoon is a stunning seaside town nestled within a system of 13 beaches across 95 kilometres of Capricorn coastline. 8 hours north of Brisbane, 12 hours south of Cairns and only 20 minutes across the bay to Great Keppel Island.

Yeppoon Veterinary Surgery are a long-standing clinic with an amazing team that have worked hard to develop a caring and supportive culture. The clinic has been recently renovated and has some great equipment for you to use including digital x-ray, iM3 dental x-ray, new iM3 dental machine, ultrasound, bronchoscope, tonopen and much more.

Whilst we are a primarily small animal clinic, being regional with very few specialist centres close by, we see many varied cases and have a great mix of medical and surgical cases. Our Lead Vet, Fiona, is supportive, knowledgeable and a great mentor. She and her highly experienced and skilled nursing team welcome the opportunity to work closely with a new graduate and see them succeed in the early stages of their career.

Yeppoon Veterinary Surgery has gone through a rigorous process to ensure they have the capacity to train and support a new graduate and by joining them you gain automatic entry to the VetPartners 2024 Graduate Academy.

What’s on offer:

  • Full time permanent opportunities in small animal and mixed practice clinics.
  • Supportive 18 month structured graduate program.
  • 2 weeks study leave.
  • Unparalleled mentoring and training to build an excellent foundation for your career.
  • Competitive salary and benefits.
  • Regular mental health and resilience training sessions and events.
  • Pathways to specialisation and /or leadership.

Benefits of working with VetPartners and joining our Grad Academy:

  • Free access to our 6 Veterinary Training Centres
  • Continuing Professional Development
  • Parental leave and Return to Work Bonus
  • Referral Bonus
  • Employee Assistance Program + access to dedicated wellbeing and inclusion team
  • Access to our network of 260 clinics across Australia and New Zealand

The Program at a glance:

We’ve designed the program to give veterinary graduates like you the clinical knowledge and training you will need to pursue your future career aspirations, in a supportive environment.

  • 18-month development program combining hands-on clinical experience with formal training opportunities
  • Guaranteed attendance at practical workshops including abdominal surgery and dentistry.
  • Mental health and wellbeing support through internal and external offerings
  • Access to our Veterinary Training Centres for world-class practice training
  • You’ll be supported by a dedicated external Veterinary mentor, Gradate Program Manager and in-clinic mentor to provide guidance and constructive feedback.
  • Your practical training will be supplemented with formal learning and specific clinical courses (webinars and clinical conferences)
  • Our in-house mentorship program and CPD opportunities are designed specifically for new and recent veterinary graduates (what you may need at 6 days or 6 months out, may be very different to what you need 6 years out!).

How to apply for our 2024 program:

The graduate program is open to final year of study or recent graduates of a recognized Australian and New Zealand Veterinary University.

If you are looking to work for an employer who celebrates diversity and is invested in providing you with a strong foundation for a challenging and rewarding career as a veterinarian, please submit your CV NOW via email to Rodrigo: [email protected].