Below is a brief description of this vacancy

This page outlines the vacancy and the key skills and responsibilities for the role.



Lead Veterinarian

Tuggeranong

Reference: 4687715

  • True leadership opportunity to manage, influence and shape your own practice
  • Up to $100,000 plus super (commensurate to experience)
  • Flexibility, support and family - friendly work - life balance

We are seeking an experienced Vet to manage our multiple Vet and Nurse team within our leading ACT clinic at Our Vet Tuggeranong.

Today.

Today, you have practised for a few years in a small animals veterinary GP practice, actively refining your veterinary skills, growing your medical knowledge and experience through exposure to a diverse caseload and client base. You meet any consultation, diagnoses, procedure and treatment with confidence. You capably navigate each case with consideration and diligence, focussed on delivering the highest standard of care every time. This is equally matched by your surgical skill, where once you began with standard castrates and spays, now you proficiently complete advanced cruciate and soft tissue surgeries.

Ready for your tomorrow?

Be at the forefront of veterinary leadership.

You are keeping your eye out for the right opportunity that will place you at the forefront of veterinary leadership.

Our Lead Vets form a critical part of our leadership team across the network and more so, in the clinics they manage on a day to day basis. As a Lead Vet with Our Vet you are empowered to manage the clinic and shape its' practices and culture. You are given the reigns to build a practice known for being an inviting, engaging, supportive and professional veterinary clinic that consistently delivers the best in pet care excellence. As a mentor to the next generation of vets and nurses within your team, you feel a sense of reward in sharing your experience and contributing to their personalised development. All the while, you similarly are interested in continuing your professional education and advancing your veterinary skills to senior level.

Reporting to a seasoned Regional Manager, with over 20 years' of veterinary experience, a renowned surgeon, who has managed his own clinics and worked at executive level, will provide you with unparalleled learning and mentorship in your career. Our Regional Manager has successfully imparted his knowledge and experience in all aspects of managing a successful clinic, including people management, recruitment, customer satisfaction, business management, forecasting and budgets. This will add to your repertoire of skills and propel your career pathways into several directions.

The benefits of leadership with us.

Being part of our select group of Lead Vets will afford you several benefits beyond the professional aspects of your role.

With our expanding clinical resources our vets have access to modern clinical equipment used in imaging, microscopy, full surgeries (including isoflurane gas/anaesthesia), and dentals. Our structured and comprehensive training and induction programs (providing the essentials in clinic protocols and procedures), leadership workshops, an extensive library of certified online training modules (with credits available to meet CE requirements), and invitations to industry events and conferences.

Based in the Best Friends stores, our vets have "one of the largest waiting rooms in Australia". This allows you to focus on your responsibilities and trust in the Best Friends offering to assist you the rest of the way, giving you access to expert team members, an award - winning health & well - being range, the latest in pet care products, pre - puppy school and animal behaviour, grooming and skin/coat care.

Committed to promoting work - life balance, you will be rostered ordinary hours with no on-call or overtime required. Weekends are rotated across the veterinary team.

We are confident that once you join us you will want to remain part of the family network.