Newtown Veterinary Specialists is seeking an overnight Emergency Veterinarian to join our specialty and emergency practice.
Newtown Veterinary Specialists (NVS) is a multidisciplinary small animal referral and emergency hospital located in Newtown, Connecticut. We are the only Level II Certified Veterinary Emergency & Medical Care Center in New England. Our team of specialists includes surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, behavior, and emergency/critical care. Our facility is housed in a 15,000 square foot building and offers a wide range of diagnostics including CT, digital radiography, ultrasound, and endoscopy, as well as advanced surgical procedures. View our commercial here: https://vimeo.com/137169872.
Our ideal candidate will have completed an internship or have at least one year of emergency experience. The right individual will be a team player with a positive and friendly attitude, a commitment to practice the highest quality medicine with confidence, and be able to communicate effectively with pet owners, fellow team members, clients, and the referring veterinary community.
The shifts we are looking to fill are Sunday - Tuesday from 6 pm to 8 am.
Newtown is a growing and lively part of Fairfield County while maintaining its “small town charm.” The fifth largest town in the state, located about sixty miles from New York City, Newtown was established in 1711 and offers a convenient location for both living and working. With many lively events and a diverse food scene, Newtown provides a variety of attractions. Local businesses add to the nostalgic feel while the rich cultural scene is host to various artists, writers, and musicians. The town of Newtown offers many programs for area residents. Numerous parks and fields offer playgrounds, swimming, tennis, softball, baseball, volleyball, lacrosse, soccer, as well as a nature center and hiking trails. The scenic foliage of autumn and the lush greenery of spring are just some of what the town’s picturesque countryside provides.
At Newtown, we take the health and well-being of our employees seriously, offering flexible working conditions and encouraging a well-rounded work/life balance. We offer a great compensation package, including a competitive salary, health insurance, 401K, PTO, generous CE allowance, additional PTO for CE, and reimbursement for membership and license fees. If this sounds like a team you want to be a part of, please email your resume to Dr. Shelly Wazyniak at firstname.lastname@example.org or apply at https://www.petvetcareers.com/.
If you are not interested in a full-time position, we are also always looking for relief veterinarians. We have multiple shifts available on weekdays and weekends – 8 am to 6 pm, 8 am/10 am to 8 pm, 6 pm to 8 am. If you are interested in working relief with us, please email your resume to Kim Newton at KNewton@newtownvets.com.
About Newtown Veterinary Specialists
At PetVet Care Centers, our hospitals are managed locally, and supported globally, through our connected network. We are a group of over 350 Hospitals across the country, comprised of General Practice, Emergency, and Specialty Centers. We appreciate the differences in each community and support the local traditions which have made our member hospitals so successful.
Our location based Medical Directors guide quality of care, inform staff development and ensure community connection. Medical decisions, treatment plans and medication choices are made by each of our individual doctors, locally.
PetVet supports individualized learning opportunities, and encourages doctors to advance their skill through generous continuing education assistance.
We offer a top notch benefits package, which includes additional time off for CE and a variety of benefits to enhance quality of life including creative, flexible scheduling and deferred compensation.
PetVet Care Centers wants you to take pride in your workplace, and is committed to investments in equipment and the facility so you can service the community with the highest quality of care.
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