Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Clinician

School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. The School has high quality facilities at the UQ Gatton campus, providing the teaching, research and clinical infrastructure and resources to develop its strong reputation as a leading provider of veterinary training, research and clinical care. The school also maintains a small animal hospital and large animal clinic at Dayboro, north-west of Brisbane. 

The role: This position is responsible for providing high quality emergency and critical care of small animal patients within the School's Small Animal Hospital, at our Veterinary Teaching Hospital Gatton. The appointee will participate in the management of primary, emergency and referral cases requiring emergency and critical care and partake in 24/7 shift roster. 

The person: Applicants must have a degree in Veterinary Science or Veterinary Medicine registrable in Queensland together with demonstrated previous experience in an Emergency and Critical Care veterinary clinic environment.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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Remuneration: This is a fixed-term position of up to 12 months at Level A. the remuneration package will be in the range AUD$67,542 – $90,982 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5%. A 15% loading will be applied on top of the base rate to remunerate for shift work penalties. (Total package will be in the range AUD$85,053 - $114,569).

Enquiries: To discuss this role, please contact Dr Mark Haworth, telephone +61-7-5460-1788 or email To submit an application for this role, go to and use the Apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

Applications close: 9 June 2019

Job no: 507532


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