Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist

An opportunity for a Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialist to join a dedicated and friendly team at ARH Canberra on a full-time or part-time basis.

Our Difference

ARH Canberra is an around the clock service to the community for their beloved pets. We offer referral services Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm and emergency care all other hours. The referral service is comprised of specialist surgeons including orthopaedic and soft tissue, a Medicine specialist and an oncology registrar. The team is supported by Residents, Interns and highly qualified vet nurses. We pride ourselves on high quality around the clock care by our highly trained team. The facility has 3 surgical theatres, treatment areas, CT, 1.5T MRI, DX radiography, ultrasound room endoscopy room etc. The expansion of services has led ARH Canberra to building a new purpose built 1100 square meter (approx. 12,000 square foot) hospital which opened in late 2021.

The Position

We are currently seeking an Internal Medicine Specialist to join our growing team. Successful candidates will be able to take on cases independently but remain part of a group for support and discussion. Our specialists are supported by an expertly trained and highly experienced team of veterinary professionals and are expected to lead by example, sharing their knowledge and experience with others so we can grow together.

Team fit is very important to us, so we are looking for individuals who have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills and have a passion for outcomes, patient care and excellent clinical service. A very competitive salary package is on offer, including sign on bonus, participation in incentive plans plus relocation.  

We are keen to hear from Veterinarians who have finished Residency programs and are studying for board certification.

What’s Important to You

This position offers an opportunity to work with some of the best clinicians in their field, in a professional and challenging yet enjoyable workplace. In addition to this, we offer:

  • A generous salary commensurate with experience
  • A 4-day work week allows you to enjoy a fantastic work-life balance
  • Relocation allowance + Australian Visa support (if applicable)
  • Leave entitlements - 4 weeks annual leave, personal/sick leave and carers leave
  • Continuing Professional Education opportunities
  • 6 weeks paid parental leave and flexible return to work programs
  • Free access to confidential Employee Assistance Program LifeWorks 24/7
  • Petbarn / Greencross discount

Why Canberra?

Canberra is consistently ranked as one of the world’s most liveable cities and offers a fantastic quality of life. The city is a progressive, vibrant and beautiful place to live with an abundance of accessible outdoor and natural spaces, a safe environment and an outstanding education system. Conveniently located just two hours from snow fields and two hours to excellent surf beaches, Canberra offers a lifestyle that cannot be matched in any other Australian capital city.

Wanting to apply or needing more info?

To apply or for more information contact Melissa Bicanic, Talent Business Partner on

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