Have you been a practicing veterinarian for a few years? Are you experiencing compassion fatigue and burnout? Would you like a change of pace? A Gentle Goodbye Veterinary Hospice may be just the career change you are looking for! We are a unique practice focusing on end of life care, including euthanasia and hospice, exclusively in the comfort of the patient’s home—allowing an experience unable to be replicated in any clinic! We have provided veterinary hospice care in the Chicagoland area since 2012. As the demand for our services are growing, we are looking to add an additional doctor to our wonderful team!
We place enormous value on supporting the human-animal bond with the families we help and providing high quality, compassionate care. Because our clients seek out our services, we are fortunate to have an above-average clientele. Likewise, we place great value on providing our team members with work/life balance, competitive wages, flexible scheduling, and most importantly, fulfillment in their work.
The ideal candidate:
Lives in Chicago (preferably in or near the Lake View area)
Has at least 2-3 years of work experience
Wants to make a difference for their patients and clients
Values a true work/life balance with a supportive team and positive work culture
Enjoys a flexible, adaptable schedule
Is seeking competitive wages
Desires to experience an incredibly satisfying field of veterinary medicine
If this describes you, we may be the perfect fit! The majority of our appointments are in northern Chicago, although further driving is often required. Income is 100% production-based with an average of at least $110,000-$120,000 easily expected if working 40-hour work weeks, with significant bonus opportunities. Our current veterinarians love this payment method as it allows for more flexible scheduling and valuable time with their loved ones. A salary-based income can be discussed in the future if desired.
We are looking for either a part-time or full-time veterinarian.
Our full-time schedule (rotating every other week) is:
A Gentle Goodbye Veterinary Hospice is a unique practice dedicated to end of life care, including hospice medicine and euthanasia. At a difficult time for the family, it is incredibly satisfying to be able to make a true difference for the families we help. We strive to provide high-quality care that is focused on the pet's comfort, as well as the quality of life of the family.
We practice exclusively in the comfort of the pet's own home, and have truly exceptional clientele. We have served the greater Chicagoland area, including Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, since 2012.