Veterinarian at Animal Medical Center of Charlottesville (Charlottesville, Virginia)
We are seeking an experienced part time and/or full time Veterinarian to join our highly motivated and amazingly talented team at Animal Medical Center of Charlottesville in Charlottesville, Virginia. We are in a beautiful area in Charlottesville with many restaurants close-by. Our staff’s wellbeing is our very top priority, which is why we do not see appointments between 1pm – 3pm daily, allowing a lunch break and time to catch up on paperwork. We are open half days on Saturdays and closed on Sundays.
Our top priority is our team’s wellbeing, which is why we put special emphasis on work-life balance and flexible schedules. As a veterinarian at the Animal Medical Center, you will make your own schedule. Dreaming of 3-day work weeks, to be home for dinner every night with your family, or off on the weekends to enjoy all that our area has to offer? That can become a reality here! All staff are eligible for benefits starting at a minimum of 30 hours a week.
There are many other ways we support your wellbeing:
free access to an Employee Assistance Program for counseling and referrals
free access to wellness webinars and team talks with a licensed therapist
100% employer paid short and long term disability coverage
up to 75% employer contribution for health insurance
minimum of three weeks paid vacation and one week paid sick leave
flexible spending accounts for out-of-pocket medical expenses and dependent care
We put our full trust and support in our medical care team to meet medical standards and provide quality pet care. There are no counts or quotas here! We offer plenty of growth and educational opportunities:
paid CE days, plus course, conference, and travel reimbursement (we fully encourage you to explore emerging programs you are interested in, such as laser therapy, acupuncture, and programs for advancing dental and surgical skills)
mentorship from our network of experienced doctors and leadership team
personal and professional development opportunities
free access to VetBloom virtual CE courses
We offer competitive salaries with multiple compensation models including production salary (paid out on a monthly basis with no negative accruals). You’ll receive a 401(k) plan with employer match, fully paid AVMA and NYVMA memberships as well as license renewals and PLIT. We do offer relocation reimbursement.
More about Animal Medical Center of Charlottesville: Founded in 1993, Animal Medical Center of Charlottesville offers the best available specialized services to small animal patients. In addition to routine care, we offer emergency care, digital x-rays, dental care, ultrasounds, laser therapy, in-clinic diagnostics, and surgery. The cornerstone of our practice has been, and always will be, to provide our clients with first-class service. Some of our clients have been right with us since our inception, and many more have joined us during our journey. We feel enormously grateful and privileged to be able to continue to serve this community.
About Charlottesville, Virginia: Central Virginia is one of the best places on Earth in which to live and practice (just ask our Clinical Director - he has practiced on four continents!). The city is a gateway to Shenandoah National Park, along a section of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It’s approximately 100 miles Southwest of Washington, DC and 70 miles Northwest of Richmond, Virginia. We look forward to hearing from you soon and welcoming you to our team!
Requirements: In addition to a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, or similar, your licensure must be in good standing in the state of work, or you must have the ability to get licensure in said state. Above everything else, the best person for this job is a team player with a willingness to learn and adapt. In our industry, no day is the same and being ready to jump in to assist other team members in the?veterinary setting is crucial.?
We operate over 46 veterinary hospitals with an unwavering focus on our mission “to take care of the people who take care of our pets.” Our goal is for our practice teams to be happy and fulfilled in their roles, so they can focus on giving the best possible care to their pet patients and parents.