Feline  Internal Medicine Resident

Do you love cats? We mean really, really love cats? Are you a passionate veterinarian seeking to excel in feline medicine? Do you have a drive for continuous learning, a commitment to gold standard patient care and a desire to work in a supportive and innovative environment. Did we mention it is a purpose built cat only hospital? With two coffee machines?

Cat Specialist Services is offering an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Feline Internal Medicine Resident.

About Us:

Cat Specialist Services is a Cat Only referral practice who work together with the long established Veterinary Specialist Services (we are immediately next door).

  • Our cat medicine team work and collaborate with our colleagues in cardiology, ophthalmology, surgery, oncology, critical care, anaesthesia and dentistry. 

  • We are unique with the level of specialist care and services we offer, delivering the very best for cats. Our feline nurses are absolutely amazing.

  • We create environments where people can do their best work (really, two coffee machines). 

  • We employ a team of fun and focussed individuals from diverse backgrounds. 

  • Did we mention that our work office looks onto three themed cat playrooms for our medical boarding cats?

  • We offer flexible working arrangements with a four-day work week. 

  • We are involved in the industry with wide participation in professional groups, universities and continuing education courses. 

  • We have team members who are internationally recognised for their skills and experience.

  • We facilitate our own Annual Conference together with VSS.

Position Highlights:

We are excited to welcome a Feline Internal Medicine Resident to our experienced team, in a full-time capacity. As a resident at CSS you will work in a collaborative and supportive environment with expert mentors. You will diagnose and treat a wide range of challenging cases whilst elevating your skills and knowledge in a dynamic and enriching learning environment. You will be trained as a part of the fellowship program guidelines through the ANZCVS Feline Medicine. Your supervisors are dedicated and highly motivated individuals. Additionally, they are keen to provide the experience, expertise, and knowledge to help you through your residency and the examination process.

About you:

  • Be eligible to register as a veterinarian in Queensland. 

  • Completed a rotating internship or equivalent experience in general practice &; have a passion for feline medicine. 

  • Ideally, you would have already attained MANZCVS and be comfortable with ultrasound, although neither is essential.

  • You will be a team player in any size team. This means different personalities, work styles and methods working towards a common goal.

  • You have a deep passion for delivering extraordinary patient care and client services.

  • You will be an effective communicator. 

  • Skilled in problem solving and decision making. 

  • Devotion to training and clinical and practical development

Why Join Us?

Cat Specialist Services offers more than just a job - we provide a platform for your career to thrive and to find your happy place. Joining us means becoming part of a community that values
education, innovation and compassionate care with a love of cats, medicine and science (and coffee). With a strong reputation for excellence and a focus on continuous improvement, we offer an environment where you can truly make a difference to cats and their owners.


Our hospital is in Underwood, just outside of Brisbane city (20 minutes) and close to all the wonderful things South East Queensland has to offer - beaches, rainforest and mountains. You can experience many recreational pursuits, cultural activities and a warm climate all year round.

How to Apply:

If you are ready to take your career to the next level and become a part of our exceptional
team providing high quality medical care to cats, please send your CV and cover letter to our wonderful HR team at HR@vss.net.au. 

Applications will close 15th March 2024.


To express your interest in this position give us a call on 1300 CAT DRS (1300 228 377).  We welcome the opportunity to meet and discuss this role with you further.




Address 1-15 Lexington Rd,
Underwood, QLD, AU, 4119

PhonePh: 1300 228 377

Hours Monday-Friday: 8 am-6 pm
Saturday/Sunday - Closed

Veterinary Specialist Services