Kirkwood Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our well-established, AAHA-accredited 4-doctor practice in Newark, Delaware.
For over 63 years, families throughout New Castle County have trusted VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital to provide quality, compassionate veterinary care for all of their animal's healthcare needs. Our clients are dedicated to their pets and are willing to do what is needed to provide the care they need.
Our full service hospital has five exam rooms (with one just for our feline patients). We are ready to help you practice medicine the way you want with a surgical laser, digital X-ray and digital dental x-ray, tonometry, full in house lab, Cardell CO2 C-STAT monitors in our surgical and dedicated dental suite. We are open to new ideas and are always willing to expand services that meet the passion of our hospital team.
Newark, DE is an ideal location. We are nestled in a college town with abundant night life, restaurants and culture. Situated steps from White Clay Creek State Park offering hiking, biking and fishing, 1 hour to downtown Philadelphia, Delaware Beach towns and 2 hours from NYC.
If you are ready to have a healthy work-life balance, work with a fun staff, be supported professionally and be compensated the way you deserve, then come and see why VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital is right for you.
We invest in you!
Innovative NEW program focused on the overall well-being of our Associates
VCA Academy – Mentorship Programs tailored to your interests and career goals
FREE Regional Continuing Education and Online Training Database
Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
Flexible Scheduling for work/life balance
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
401k with 25% Match – vested after 2 Years
Health, Dental, Vision with HSA/FSA
100% Paid Professional Liability Coverage
100% Paid Life Insurance
100% Paid Short and Long-Term Disability
Paid Parental Leave
Internal Number: R-39409
About VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.