Emergency Veterinarian Positions

(Casual, full time and part time available)

Adelaide Animal Emergency and Referral Centre – Kurralta Park



These positions require veterinarians with experience or a special interest in emergency medicine and surgery. This is a fast-paced environment dealing with critical care & emergency patients. Working alongside experienced and specialist veterinarians provides you with an opportunity to learn and advance your knowledge. We also encourage general practice veterinarians to apply for those wanting to transition into a career of emergency medicine.


As a successful candidate you will require

  • Registration or eligibility for veterinary registration in South Australia
  • Experience or interest in emergency medicine
  • A flexible and adaptable approach, with a commitment to gold standard care
  • Passion for pets (naturally), with excellent animal handling skills
  • Exceptional communication and a ‘can do attitude’
  • Interest in, and commitment to, working in a team environment
  • Attention to detail with record keeping and patient hospital plans
  • Work collegially alongside management and other departments providing feedback to line managers to facilitate improvement
  • Ability to work within a 24/7 roster


What are we offering?

  • Extensive up-to-date equipment including a full in-house IDEXX lab, digital radiography, ultrasonography, fluoroscope, CBCT and CT
  • A collaborative professional team that values input and ideas
  • We support internal and external continuing education for lifelong learning
  • We care about mental health and work life balance
  • An inclusive culture and team approach to work
  • Discount policy for your pets
  • On-site parking
  • Monthly bake off sessions with staff


Applications received via email only and should include a cover letter along with your resume. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Applications to:

Diane Whatling, Business Manager