New Graduate Veterinarian – VetPartners Graduate Academy 2025. Are you a passionate Graduate Veterinarian looking for a rewarding opportunity? Look no further than Oxley Highway Vet Hospital and East Port Veterinary Hospital in stunning Port Macquarie. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain hands-on experience with a variety of surgical cases across both clinics, all while benefiting from the comprehensive training provided by the VetPartners Graduate Academy. Our Hospitals, pride ourselves on delivering exceptional veterinary care to our clients. Our team is dedicated to staying at the forefront of veterinary medicine through continuous training and skill development. Why Port Macquarie?Port Macquarie isn’t just a place—it’s a lifestyle! Nestled along the coast, this vibrant town offers a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. From pristine beaches and lush rainforests to charming eateries and family-friendly activities, there’s something for everyone here. Whether you’re exploring the Coastal Walk, visiting the Koala Hospital, or unwinding at one of the local wineries, you’ll find endless opportunities for fun and relaxation. Find out more here for both clinics: Oxley Highway Veterinary Hospital: Port Veterinary Hospital: Our Graduate Academy is designed to support final-year and recent graduates as they transition into the workforce. Whether you’re interested in joining an independent practice or a larger group, our program ensures you receive personalised mentoring and structured training to establish a strong foundation for your career. Some of the amazing benefits you’ll get to enjoy:

  • Supportive 12-18 month structured graduate program.
  • 2 weeks study leave and $2000 CPD allowance in the first year.
  • Unparalleled mentoring and training to build an excellent foundation for your career.
  • Continuing Professional Development and free access to our 6 Veterinary Training Centres:
  • Employee Assistance Program with regular mental and resilience training sessions and events+ access to dedicated well-being and inclusion team.
  • Pathways to specialisation and/or leadership.
  • Becoming a part of our network of 270 clinics across Australia and New Zealand.

Our Graduate Program: We’ve designed this program to give graduates, like yourself, the clinical knowledge and training needed to pursue your career aspirations, in an encouraging environment from day one: Guaranteed onsite Clinical Mentor:

  • Access to offsite Clinical and Professional Support, including Graduate Academy Manager, Veterinary Manager, and Vet Mentor.
  • Emphasis on feedback and continuous improvement.

Focus on your Health and Wellbeing:

  • Regular mental health and resilience training.
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program for physical, social, and psychological well-being Access to a Vet Mentor outside your clinic for professional, well-being, and clinical support Social events with your Graduate peers.

Professional Development:

  • Guaranteed attendance to Veterinary Training Centers with practical workshops in dentistry, surgery, and pathology.
  • Access to Graduate webinars covering clinical and nonclinical topics Tailored learning pathways to match your interests.
  • Development in surgery and medicine across our small animal practices with selected opportunities in mixed and equine practices.

Increased Performance and Competence:

  • Regular industry performance checks.
  • Opportunity for rapid career progression.
  • Access to VetEducation for self-reflective and constructive education.

Comprehensive Financial Rewards and Benefits:

  • Competitive starting salary.
  • Access to various employee benefits and rewards.
  • Structured learning program designed to enhance your clinical skills.

How to apply for our 2025 Graduate program: Apply now via our website! For more information please email Aimee on: or call 0435110147. Join an employer that celebrates diversity and is invested in providing you a strong foundation for a meaningful and rewarding career as a Veterinarian! Our program is open to Final Year students or recent graduates of a recognised Australian or New Zealand Veterinary University.

Ref: RR-6659