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Specialist Vets

Join the SASH family - led by vets, loved by vets

SASH (Small Animal Specialist Hospital) is a vet-led network of hospitals that prides itself in innovation, education, and clinical expertise. Above all, SASH leads the veterinary industry in delivering exceptional standards in specialist and emergency veterinary care. This is achieved through SASH’s team of world-class specialist veterinarians, that offers a broad range of specialist departments, and has cutting-edge facilities and equipment.

With specialists in the following departments, trained from all over the world, SASH is a veterinary employer of choice and is supported by a great team. Our departments include:

  • Anaesthesia
  • Avian & Exotics
  • Cardiology
  • Emergency & Critical care
  • Dermatology
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pathology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Sports Medicine & Rehab
  • Surgery

If you are interested in joining SASH and have expertise as a Specialist or Registrar, we would love to hear from you.

With Australia’s largest and broadest team of specialists, you can be confident that you can focus on your areas of interest, while being supported by complementary departments and like-minded individuals.

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  • Be eligible to register as a veterinarian in Australia and be qualified as a Fellow (ANZCVS) or Diplomate (American or European).
  • If you have completed an approved residency training program and are eligible to sit a certification examination, we would still love to hear from you!
  • If you are considering a career into specialisation, please visit our Internships & Residencies page.

SASH Specialist & Registrar Benefits

Excellent Salary packages on offer. We understand the importance of work-life balance and we are open to tailoring a full time or part time opportunity to suit you

Generous relocation allowance to help move you and your family (fur kids included) interstate or internationally. Need a Visa? We’ve also got that covered with FULL payment of all visa related expenses on us

Annual continuing education allowance with 8 weeks of full paid leave to support our Registrars as they prepare for exams

Highly competitive, gender-inclusive, paid parental leave to all SASH parents including IVF and IUI leave

Be part of a Network of speciality vets, nurses, interns, residents and Allied Health professionals to deliver the best patient care

Work in a vet-led organisation with leaders who understand the priorities and purpose of specialty and emergency medicine

There's nothing like SASH

SASH is a unique network of hospitals like no other in the country. With the facilities and support of a world-class institution, but the vet-led management, agility, and appreciation of team members you would expect from a family-run clinic. 

  • SASH fosters a culture where people can achieve and belong. Where we live our values of teamwork, care, integrity and excellence.
  • Led by vets – work in a hospital with owners and management that are practicing vets
  • Loved by vets – be part of a team that is highly valued and respected by the vet community & industry
  • Immersion with world-class talent – SASH vets are trained globally. With Australian & New Zealand Fellows, American Diplomates and European Diplomates, there is always an opportunity to work with the brightest minds from across the world
  • Investing in facilities & patient care – over recent years, we have invested in MRIs (1.5 Tesla), high-end CTs (128 slice), a LINAC with stereotactic capabilities, haemodialysis, and interventional radiology equipment to ensure we remain at the forefront of veterinary innovation
  • Teamwork – join a hospital that understands that best patient outcomes stem from a multidisciplinary approach to treatment
  • A centre of excellence for both emergency and specialist veterinary services


If you want to know more, meet our Talent Partner, Jessica …

Talent Acquisition - Jessica
Jessica O'Connor

Jessica joined SASH in 2019 after spending 2 years in external recruitment, as the first dedicated talent acquisition business partner. With the growth of the Talent team, Jessica transitioned to focus solely on recruiting for our Specialist and Emergency Vet teams. An avid animal lover and dressage rider, Jessica found her dream job at SASH mixing recruitment and her love for animals.

Now with 6 years of recruitment experience behind her, Jessica thoroughly enjoys speaking with people from all over the world. She has a deep understanding for what it means to move halfway around the world for a job and takes each individual process seriously. No 2 people’s lives are the same, so understanding what is important to each individual is at the heart of Jessica’s work. Her goal is to look for an opportunity in our team that best suits the life-style of each vet and help turn this into a reality.

Jessica provides support the entire way through the recruitment process right through to your first day in the team. Being experienced with Visa’s and Veterinary registration allows her to help you navigate through what would otherwise be challenging processes.

Outside of work Jessica enjoys spending time with her family, including her Husky Gilbert. You can usually find her outdoors enjoying the beautiful Aussie weather at the beach or exploring our national parks.

If you have questions about relocating to Australia or to see a particular opportunity listed on our careers page, please reach out to Jessica and she will be able to give you more insight!


M: +61 421 820 730