Vacancies

2022 RATES (incl. VAT):

Black and white, max 80 words R 565
A4 full colour R1 612

Contact Ronel Mayhew at systems@savc.org.za / 012 345 6360 to place an advert.

Forward content to systems@savc.org.za. Adverts have to be approved and invoices will be emailed – include your VAT number during correspondence. Use the invoice number as reference when making payment. Your advert will ONLY be published after you have forwarded the proof of payment to systems@savc.org.za. Advertisements will be published for a month and posted on the SAVC’s Facebook page.

Veterinary surgeons – Durban, Cape Town & Johannesburg

Three SAVC registered veterinary surgeons are required by Baker McVeigh Equine Hospital (Pty) Ltd for dual-centres, with the potential to travel to our international practices.

Candidates must have extensive experience in equine practice and the ability to manage referral caseloads (including colics and neonatal intensive care).

CV and proof of qualifications and SAVC registration must be sent to Baker McVeigh Equine Hospital for attention of Beverley Spies on spies@bakermcveigh.com or call 031 769 1204 for any queries.
Deadline: 31st July 2022
(advert available until 1 August 2022)

Veterinary Nurses – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

DKC Veterinary Clinic (www.dkc.ae) is looking for 2 veterinary nurses to join our practice in Dubai.

Please contact us by email only at careers@dkc.ae

Link to full advert

(Advert available until 7 Aug 2022)

ECC Veterinarian – Sydney, Australia

ECC Veterinarian – Flexible hours – Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists

Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists are looking for a part-time or full-time Emergency Vet to join our team! Generous salary depending on skills, level and experience!

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

Veterinary nurse – Ashton, Western Cape

The Winelands SPCA, in Ashton, seeks the services of one SAVC-registered veterinary nurse to perform the following Services:

  • Examining a patient and recognising a healthy animal
  • Basic care and handling
  • Vaccinations, deworming and external parasite control
  • Zoonoses/ animal diseases
  • Euthanasia
  • Microchipping

Qualifications required:

  • MINIMUM two years’ experience in working in animal welfare
  • Registration with the South African Veterinary Council
  • Valid SA driver’s license & SAPS police clearance

CV, proof of qualifications, proof of registration must be forwarded to office@spcawinelands.za.org.
Closing date: 25 July 2022.
(advert available until 1 August 2022)

Emergency Veterinarian – Perth, Western Australia

ECC Veterinarian – Flexible hours – Perth Veterinary Specialists

Do you have a passion for emergency medicine? Perth Veterinary Specialists a leading multidisciplinary referral practice located in Perth’s inner northern suburbs are offering an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic and motivated ER team.

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

Emergency Veterinarian – Melbourne, Australia

Full-Time or Part-Time ECC Vet | Flexible hours | Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre

Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre in Malvern East have an opportunity for an ECC Veterinarian to join their fantastic team on a part-time or full-time basis!

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

Casual ECC Veterinarian – Sydney, Australia

Casual ECC Vet | Flexible hours | North Shore Veterinary Specialist Centre (NSVSC)

Have you thought are developing your skills in Emergency & Critical Care? A very busy Specialty hospital in Sydney’s lower north shore has an opportunity for experienced GP or ECC vets to join their team on a casual basis starting from one shift per fortnight to full-time hours. This purpose-built state of the art facility is located close to public transport with easy access to local amenities and recreational activities. If you’re available for casual shifts on an ad hoc basis please get in touch!

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

Head ECC Vet/Clinical Lead – Melbourne, Australia

Full-Time or Part-Time ECC Vet | Flexible hours | Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre

Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre in Malvern East have an opportunity for a Head ECC Veterinarian lead their fantastic team, this position is ideal for a senior ECC Vet who is looking to make their mark and take the next step forward in their career.

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

ECC Vet – Sydney, Australia

ECC Vet – Flexible hours – North Shore Veterinary Specialist Centre (NSVSC)

A full-time or part-time ECC Vet position is available to join one of Sydney’s leading Specialist hospitals on the Lower North Shore, with flexible rosters and an excellent opportunity to be part of a fantastic team!

APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on +61 (0)42 288 2885 or victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

LINK to full advert

(advert available until 22 July 2022)

Veterinary Surgeon - East of England (Cambridgeshire), United Kingdom

Peterborough Companion Care is looking for a veterinary surgeon to join their friendly team.
Link to full advert
Email the practice Principal riette.rahmeni@companioncare.co.uk
(advert available until 15 July 2022)

Veterinary Nurses – Mokopane, Limpopo

The SPCA in Mokopane seeks the services of two SAVC-registered veterinary nurses to perform the following Services:

  • Examining a Patient and recognising a healthy animal
  • Understanding role of AWA
  • Basic care and handling
  • Vaccinations, Deworming and external parasite control
  • Zoonoses/ Animal Diseases
  • Euthanasia; and
  • Microchipping

Qualifications and experience required:

  • MINIMUM two years’ experience in working with domestic animals and in animal welfare
  • Holder of the prescribed qualification of a veterinary nurse
  • Registration with the South African Veterinary Council
  • Valid SA driver’s license
  • SAPS Clearance Certificate will be required should your application be successful.

CV and proof of qualifications and proof of registration with the SAVC must be forwarded to manager@spcapolokwane.co.za. Closing date for applications: 30 June 2022.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applicants should accept that the application has been unsuccessful if no correspondence has been received within 1 week of the closing date.
(advert available until 9 July 2022)

Veterinary Nurses – Polokwane, Limpopo

The SPCA in Polokwane seeks the services of two SAVC-registered veterinary nurses to perform the following Services:

  • Examining a Patient and recognising a healthy animal
  • Understanding role of AWA
  • Basic care and handling
  • Vaccinations, Deworming and external parasite control
  • Zoonoses/ Animal Diseases
  • Euthanasia; and
  • Microchipping

Qualifications and experience required:

  • MINIMUM two years’ experience in working with domestic animals and in animal welfare
  • Holder of the prescribed qualification of a veterinary nurse
  • Registration with the South African Veterinary Council
  • Valid SA driver’s license
  • SAPS Clearance Certificate will be required should your application be successful.

CV and proof of qualifications and proof of registration with the SAVC must be forwarded to manager@spcapolokwane.co.za. Closing date for applications: 30 June 2022.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applicants should accept that the application has been unsuccessful if no correspondence has been received within 1 week of the closing date.
(advert available until 9 July 2022)

Animal Health Technicians - Midrand, Gauteng

The Midrand SPCA has two vacancies available for qualified and SAVC registered animal health technicians. These positions are situated in Midrand, Gauteng. Applications are invited from those who consider that they have the requirements to fill this position.

Qualifications and experience required:

  • MINIMUM two years’ experience in working with domestic animals
  • A prescribed qualification of animal health technician
  • Registration with the South African Veterinary Council
  • Valid SA driver’s license
  • SAPS clearance certificate will be required should your application be successful

Required Competencies (skills, Knowledge and Behavioral Attributes)

  • Knowledge of biosecurity measures and procedures and handling of animals
  • Meticulous about detail, professional and a responsible person
  • Appropriate language and communication skills
  • High degree of self-motivation and pro-activity
  • Organisational skills and a strong service orientation
  • Physical mobility
  • Ability to work as a team member and independently
  • Passionate about Animal Welfare
  • Be of sober habits and presentable
  • Have the ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work under pressure and without supervision
  • Computer literate
  • Willingness to work after hours and on weekends

Responsibilities will include:

  • Performing excellent patient care and handling
  • Conducting daily health checks on small animals
  • Vaccinations, microchipping and deworming of small animals
  • Clinic administration (record keeping, hygiene, stock control, care of equipment, safety measures etc.)
  • Communicating with patient owners

To apply, please email your CV, a short motivational letter as to how and why you are the best candidate for the position and any supporting documentation and references to Pam Pretorius, General Manager, manager@midrandspca.co.za
Closing date for applications: 30 June 2022

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applicants should accept that the application has been unsuccessful if no correspondence has been received within 1 week of the closing date.
(Advert available until 7 July 2022)

Veterinary nurse – Schweizer-Reneke, North-West

Schweizer Dierekliniek is looking for a qualified veterinary nurse to become part of its mixed vet practice in Schweizer-Reneke.

  • The applicant must be independent and confident in executing their duties and when dealing with clients and patients
  • Must be registered with the SAVC
  • Qualification: DVN/BVetNurs
  • Bilingual: Afrikaans and English
  • New graduates welcome
  • Salary negotiable

Contact: Dr Madelé Bezuidenhout, Schweizer Dierekliniek on 073 543 0233 / madelejvr06@gmail.com.
(Advert available until 7 July 2022)

Surgical Nurse and Afterhours Veterinarian - Fourways, Johannesburg, Gauteng

Fourways Veterinary Hospital & Specialist Referral Centre is looking for a surgical veterinary nurse.
Link to full advert 
Email your CV to hr@fourwaysvet.co.za

Fourways Veterinary Hospital & Specialist Referral Centre is also looking for an afterhours veterinarian.
Link to full advert
Email your CV to hr@fourwaysvet.co.za
(advert available until 05 June 2022)

Veterinarian – Klerksdorp and Schweizer-Reneke, North-West

SAVC-registered veterinarian urgently required for a big and small animal practice (no horses) in Klerksdorp and Schweizer-Reneke. Preferably someone with experience.

After hours are shared 50/50.

Please send CVs to Dr Pieter Venter at Buffeldoorn Animal Clinic at buffeldoorndierekliniek@yahoo.com / call (018) 468 5866 for more information.
(Advert available until 3 July 2022)

Para-veterinary professionals - Boland, Western Cape

Community Helping Animals In Need, (CHAIN) Boland based in Tulbagh, Western Cape, seeks the services of one or more SAVC registered para-veterinary professionals to perform the following services:

  • Lead community outreach programmes
  • Undertake rescue missions
  • Organise and assist the local vet practices with spayathons
  • Within the kennels, responsible for the care and welfare of all rescues
  • Sedation of small animals (mainly dogs and cats), in case of an emergency only, may be expected

Requirements:

  • SAVC registration
  • Basic dog/cat handling experience
  • Passion and commitment to animal welfare
  • Ability to perform under pressure and to multitask
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter – ability to work independently, take initiative and be accountable
  • Proficiency in English and Afrikaans. Other languages an advantage
  • Willing to work on Saturdays/unsocial hours
  • A valid unendorsed driver’s license
  • Valid Police Clearance Certificate

Your CV, proof of SAVC registration and salary expectations must be sent to info@chainboland.co.za FAO Elise Holten, Chair, Chain Boland, by 30 June 2022. Should you not have had a response by 4 July you must please assume that your application was unsuccessful.
(Advert available till 1 July 2022)