- 4 day week, minimal out of hours, affordable living all mean excellent work-life balance
- We have a family focus, we listen to our clients and they listen to our recommendations
- Supportive and collaborative team
Our large, varied small animal caseload means a highly stimulating job. The right Veterinarian will thrive on consults & excellent communications with loyal & committed clients & be rewarded with providing gold standard care. You will be able to continually grow as a Veterinarian & a person by being constantly stimulated, supported & given opportunities for upskilling.
As a Veterinarian at Your Family Vet, you will be embraced into our community. You will create strong relationships with team mates and clients by being a strong animal advocate set on delivering gold standard care to our patients. Niche special interests encouraged. Please be prepared to work hard but have fun too.
We are a growing team with a wide variety of personalities, ages and levels of experience. We work together, we work hard, we enjoy supporting each other (birthdays are celebrated with elaborate cakes and treats) and we know how to have a laugh! Our values mean everything to us, Trust, Respect, Commitment, Compassion, Adaptability and Outstanding Service. Your Family Vet is growing because we provide what our clients need and want, we have excellent facilities and will be opening a huge hospital extension in the coming months.
I recently visited Your Family Vet to have my dog Penny micro-chipped and my cat Timmy inoculated. The vets were so gentle and caring and did a wonderful job keeping my pets so calm and relaxed. The reception staff were very friendly and helpful and the reception and waiting room is so clean. Will definitely make this my vet surgery. John Gadsdon (Google Review)
About this role
As a registered Veterinarian you already have a grasp on the necessary skills of practicing veterinary medicine and surgery. We need a Veterinarian with key talents such as :
- Attention to detail especially in record keeping
- Excellent communication skills with clients and team members
Being a qualified Veterinarian is essential obviously but we are looking for someone with further personal skills such as:
- Kindness, compassion and understanding
- Being able to work hard in a team and independently and be comfortable asking for help
- Able to honestly and opening give and receive feedback
- Ability to quickly create rapport
Horsham is a rural city located in central Western Victoria halfway between Melbourne and Adelaide. We have wonderful sporting opportunities, a variety of government and private schools as well as quality child care facilities, good shopping and a great many places to eat out. We are multicultural, embrace diversity and the general community are very friendly. Close to Arapiles and the Grampians hiking, climbing and other adventures are easily accessed. Situated on the Wimmera River also increased the recreational opportunities and there are many lakes in the surrounding district. The climate here is very conducive to the outdoors. Outside of Covid we also have a thriving Arts community, excellent town hall, number of dance schools and galleries.
We are offering a full time position (4 days a week) but will consider a part time position. As we have a number of experienced Veterinarians we are also able to support a graduate and have a program in place for this. Remuneration is negotiable dependent on experience and skill set and includes long weekends, routine rostered days off, 4 weeks annual leave and 1 week study leave. We have the ability to be flexible with hours and already accommodate child care arrangements.
It's time to apply
Obviously this will appeal to you so send your application and resume to our Practice Manager, Lauren.
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