Visit and work in Perth, Australia!


Continuous Full Time Position available January 2019

(Short term options available)

The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University is seeking an experienced internist to provide small animal medicine expertise in the referral clinics of our teaching hospital. The successful applicant will combine service delivery with small group teaching to senior students in our AVMA-accredited programme. This is the opportunity for a veterinarian focused on the pursuit of excellence in patient care, evidence-based medicine and teaching to develop their personal and professional goals within a highly supportive and expert environment while enjoying the dream destination of Australia; one of the most beautiful places on earth to visit.

The successful applicant will receive referral medicine cases in our state-of-the-art hospital facility, supported by a European Board-certified Diplomat, residents and interns, together with a team of specialists in surgery, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, 24-houry emergency/ICU, anaesthesia, and pathology, with the combined experience and mentorship of national and international experts.

While you are here, experience Perth’s natural beauty; located around the idyllic Swan River, with warm, sunny weather and relaxed  lifestyle; explore our famous coastal beaches or visit the stunning southwest wine district; famous for its majestic karri forests, bushwalking, wine and wildflowers. Australia is an exciting destination boasting spectacular wilderness, rare wildlife, rich indigenous heritage and friendly hospitality and is the perfect destination for a working holiday.

We have put together an attractive remuneration package of $119K, including 17% superannuation (401k plan), generous leave entitlements and salary sacrificing opportunities. Eligible applicants will be board-certified (e.g. Dip ECVIM-CA, Dip ACVIM, FANZCVS), have previous teaching experience, and have a veterinary degree that is registrable with the Veterinary Surgeons’ Board in Western Australia.  For further information or to apply, please visit to view the Position Description and to submit your application. If you wish to discuss further, please contact Associate Professor Jennifer von Luckner (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Mr Warren Timpson, Practice Manager (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) on (+61-8) 9360 2431. 

Ref: 0146G13/202038


Dr Penny Watson
University of Cambridge
Madingley Road
Cambridge CB3 0ES
United Kingdom

Executive Secretary:

Dr Remo Lobetti
Bryanston Veterinary Hospital
PO Box 67092
2021 Bryanston
Republic of South Africa

E-mail address to contact college secretariat