Small Animal Vet near DC | 8 hospitals in VA & MD |AAHA, fear-free, & multi-doctor hospitals!
Caring Hands Animal Hospital
Location: Arlington, Virginia
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Caring Hands Animal Hospital
Small Animal Associate Veterinarian(s)
Caring Hands Animal Hospital offers a breadth of opportunities for a small animal veterinarian at our AAHA-accredited, fear-free certified, multi-doctor, and privately owned hospitals! We have several hospitals located in Virginia and Maryland!
What you can look forward to as an associate at Caring Hands Animal Hospital:
Not working over 40 hours/week. You can expect a 4-day work week with a rotating Saturday shift and no on-call responsibilities. Choose 6, 8, or 11-hour workdays and create the work-life balance you’ve dreamed about. We will work with you to find a schedule that allows you to thrive both inside and outside of work!
Established mentorship program. We love new graduates! Caring Hands Animal Hospital has created an established mentorship program for new graduates and experienced veterinarians to ensure you feel supported in your career goals and professional growth. Mentorship is provided by Caring Hands’ multi-doctor team and includes:
Being assigned a medical mentor
2+ hours dedicated time weekly for case reviews and meetings
6-8 weeks of surgical skills mentorship with new graduates as needed
Designated veterinary scribes. You can focus your time and attention on treating your patients with the aid of your vet assistant. Vet assistants bring clients into exam rooms, collect your patient's history, help with routine procedures (blood draws, catheter placements, etc.), and scribe for your appointments. The teamwork that we implement in our everyday practice ensures our hospital operates smoothly and efficiently.
Transparency with windows in all rooms! Our practice was built with the clients and patients in mind. We value transparency and fear-free medicine which we demonstrate by:
Having windows into all areas of the hospital including the surgery suites for clients to watch if they choose
Keeping our patients in the exam rooms with their families to perform routine procedures and treatments to avoid separating them from their loved ones
Reserving time for clients to visit their pets in the hospital after surgeries
Virginia & Maryland
Virginia and Maryland offer diversity in their exciting urban areas making all Caring Hands Animal Hospital locations sought-after spots for singles, young professionals, and families in the metro DC area. Our hospitals are conveniently located near a thriving g airport and metro stations making getting to DC a quick and easy trip! The amenities that are available, thriving nightlife, and busy airport close by make Virginia and Maryland highly desirable places to call home. Enjoy the variety in lifestyles and limitless outdoor recreation options that are available to you!
Compensation & Benefits
$120,000+ prosal paid on 21% production – no negative accrual
$5,000+ Sign on Bonus
Up to $5,000 relocation assistance
Medical, dental, and vision insurance offered by employer
3 weeks PTO with accruals after year 1
401k with employer match up to 4%
$2,000 stipend for CE events
Paid state, license, and membership dues
Pet Insurance with up to 4 pets covered
Community Accommodating Reliability Integrity Nurture Go Team
If our vision and hospital values align with yours, apply today by submitting a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. In order to allow our team to continue to focus their time and attention on our patients and clients, please do not contact the hospital directly.