Small Animal Veterinarian Vacancy


Are you looking for a career path that will open more opportunities for your learning and growth?  Or a position in a hospital that is dedicated to personal development as well as the professional side?  Then you should consider Animal Emergency at VSA. 

We have an incredible group of veterinary professionals working together to provide some of the most advanced veterinary medical care available in New Zealand.

As a vet in our specialist hospital, you’ll have access to our leading class facilities and technology, and you’ll work alongside our team of specialists in surgery, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesia, and internal medicine. We have 3 hospitals within NZ and are currently filling roles at our 2 Auckland clinics (Auckland West and Sylvia Park).

We have all the ‘toys’ to provide an excellent standard of care, including advanced imaging options and a team of professionals to support any and all types of veterinary cases. 

What you’ll get:

  • A varied and interesting caseload from a diverse range of clients
  • A commitment to your training and ongoing development, with access to our external CE portal and regular in-house training sessions, plus generous CPD allowances.
  • CPD allotment dedicated to well being and personal development included.
  • Ongoing access, training, and communication with a great network of specialists (imaging, anaesthesia, surgery, or medicine) at our hospitals.
  • A large support staff of nurses and administration staff for support clinically and from a management perspective.
  • A thorough training and induction scheme for all new employees, so you are supported from the beginning of your employment.
  • Work-life balance is very important to us, so we strive to give our staff a regular, predictable roster with decent amounts of time off.
  • a generous hourly wage, which is linked to your experience.

If you are a qualified veterinarian with a desire to grow your clinical veterinary skills as well as enjoy coming to work, then we want to hear from you! 

Whether you’ve been in practice for 3 months or 30 years, all you’ll need is a passion to offer the best care – and you’ll fit right in. It doesn’t matter where you are in your career journey, we can offer you a unique perspective on clinical practice, an opportunity to upskill and grow or rediscover your passion for helping animals and their owners.

That sounds like an amazing opportunity doesn’t it! You might have a few questions?  Don’t hesitate to contact us and let us know if you would like any further information.

We are happy to assist with work visas for the right applicant, and relocation assistance is available.

Read more about Careers at VSA HERE 

Re-ignite your passion for veterinary medicine and find out more about the career opportunities at VSA.

For more information or to make an application please email state which hospital you would like to apply for when applying.