Explore Our Veterinary Jobs in Whittlesea, Victoria

You’re looking to make your mark in the veterinary field in a place that makes you feel excited, challenged, and fulfilled. At The Vet Practice in Whittlesea, a privately-owned animal hospital and canine rehab center, our ownership, state-of-the-art facility, and support team provide the perfect environment for pursuing what makes you passionate about veterinary medicine.

Find your passion, find what you love to do most and just go for it.

Ellie-Mae, Hospital Manager & Training Coordinator

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Why Choose The Vet Practice?

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The Vet Practice is a large facility offering an immense variety of services, and advanced veterinary technology including CT and MRI. We also have a uniquely dedicated and well-rounded canine rehabilitation team. The scope of our services and the equipment we use gives you exposure to practical, hands-on knowledge and different areas of interest to help you find your focus and discover the role you’re most passionate about.

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Our commitment to on-the-job learning allows you to take on new responsibilities with confidence and develop skills that will serve you well into the future. Wherever you happen to be in your career, we can open more doors for you.

The Vet Practice offers a yearly CPD allowance for veterinarians, with mentorship provided by our own team of experienced vets. With a large, supportive team under our roof, we’re able to prevent our vets from working shifts sole charge, can equip our staff with the information and self-assurance they need to have challenging conversations or tackle difficult cases, and bounce ideas off one another to resolve issues.

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The Vet Practice offers a spacious, top-of-the-line facility that’s home to some amazing equipment and modalities, including:

  • IDEXX equipment for extensive testing capabilities
  • Underwater treadmill for rehab and strength building
  • Digital radiology
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT)
  • MRI and CT scan
  • Endoscopy
  • C02 surgical laser
  • Stem cell technologies
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Acquire Vital, Real-World Veterinary Skills with Our New Grad Program

Our 12-month New Graduate Program will help you turn your academic knowledge into practical, high-standard general practice skills. This program gives you hands-on, real-world experience that will expand your education and prepare you for a successful future in veterinary medicine.

Here are just a few of the things you’ll learn in this program:

Primary consultations

Starting with vaccinations and progressing to more complex cases

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Medical workups

Participants start with common, straightforward cases, learn the steps of a basic treatment plan, and move up to more challenging cases

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Vital consult room communication skills

We’ll help you develop your communication abilities and confidence, so clients will be eager to follow your recommendations

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surgical skills

You will perform desexing procedures, basic lump removals, dental procedures, and potentially scrub into more complex surgeries with our vets

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This is an incredibly rewarding place to work - you get to follow all your cases and learn from every case you do. You don’t feel like you are hitting a brick wall when you are stuck, because there are plenty of people to speak to or resources you can use. I can’t think of a time since I’ve started here, where I’ve been alone when I’m stuck on something, there has always been someone I can rely on.

Raj, New Grad

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Grow with a Close-Knit Team of Experts

The Vet Practice is built on a culture of camaraderie, collaboration, and communication. But most of all, we’re passionate about what we do and we love to have fun!

We have a highly supportive team environment, incredible leaders, and head nurses overseeing each department at our practice. To support and learn from one another, we conduct daily round table meetings with all patient care nurses and vets gathering together to discuss cases and answer questions.

The Vet Practice also encourages recruits to come in for trial days/weeks, so you can get a real feel for our practice and how things run.

Benefits for Veterinary Professionals Like You

At The Vet Practice, support for our team members is everything. With a strong support system in place, we are able to take care of our staff as well as we take care of our patients and clients.

Our job benefits for vets include:

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A flexible roster to accommodate your lifestyle requirements

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Negotiable hourly rates

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CPD allowances for further paid educational experiences (courses, conferences, etc.)

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Generous peer support
(no sole charge)

I love The Vet Practice. They are my whole heart and I’m so grateful to be here.

Gabbie, Head Kennel Attendant