Vet Nurses and other support staff

These advertisers are seeking work in the Veterinary and Animal Care industries. Employers are welcome to contact job seekers directly.


Suzen Riverson, Eastern Melbourne, VIC (posted 16th September) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

Dear managers,

Do your nurses need a break?

I am a qualified Veterinary Nurse, offering locum work, in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne (near Templestowe Lower) whether it is only surgical, only reception or both, I am available.  

Competent in surgical nursing and reception duties

Fast learner & experience working in a fast paced environment, punny person that loves baking.

have worked in a covid environment, maintaining appropriate social distancing, PPE, bringing patients into clinic and returning to the owner, eftpos car park payments.

Although I am offering locum work, I am open to (and ideally) a full time position if available.

Contact details: 0413 506 913 and or suzen.riverson92@gmail.com

I'll be there for you and your staff.
Thank you


Ufaq Aijaz, NSW-Wide (posted 9th September) Overseas Qualified Veterinarian Seeking Vet Nurse Work

Qualification:   

Experience: 

Currently working in Woolworths group as a supervisor

Job : Looking for Veterinary nursing or Veterinary assistant opportunities across NSW 

Availability: Full time on weekdays

Contact : 0410 306 817
 Email: ufaqprzada786@gmail.com


Samantha Posnakidis, Adelaide Western/Southern suburbs, SA (posted 9th September) Qualified Vet Nurse

Hello, my name is Samantha Posnakidis. I am currently studying full time at The University of Adelaide (Bachelor of Veterinary BioScience) and completed my certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2019.

Although I do not have professional experience, I pride myself on my ability to learn new skills quickly and confidently. I gained a lot of practical skills and experience during my time at TAFE as well as during work placement undertaken at Veterinary Ophthalmic Referrals. The skills I learnt at TAFE include anaesthetic monitoring, placing IV catheters, dental scaling and polishing, advising clients of post-op home care and preventative care advice, as well as many other general veterinary nursing skills.

I am seeking casual / part-time work (15-25 hours) to suit my full-time university timetable, however my schedule is flexible, and I am available on weekends. I am preferably looking for work in western/southern suburbs, however I have a car and drivers license so am able to travel further if required.

If you have any further questions or would like to review my CV and cover letter, please contact me on 0466 424 379, or by email at posnakidiss@hotmail.com


Chey Gibbs, Perth, WA (posted 7th September) Qualified Vet Nurse

Hi everyone,
My name is Chey and I am a Certificate IV qualified Veterinary Nurse seeking 2-3 days employment per week. I graduated mid last year and have four months paid Veterinary Nursing experience and three months kennel hand experience so I am still fairly new to the industry. I am a quick learner and have extensive customer service experience.

I can provide great references if needed. Please email cheygibbs95@gmail.com for my resume and references.

I look forward to hearing from you.


Scott Dickeson, Sydney, NSW (posted 31st August) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

Hi there, my name is Scott Dickeson, and I am a newly qualified Vet Nurse, just finished my Certificate IV in Vet Nursing last November, and am looking to find paid work in the industry.

I've had 2 years' worth of workplace experience in a vet clinic, and I am fairly confident in my nursing skills and my ability to care for animals. Hoping to find full-time work, or part-time with opportunities to move into FT. I'm available any day of the week, and weekends are not a problem for me; I live close to public transport, around the Sydney area, and I have a car I can access, so commuting is something I'm willing to do.

If you'd like a copy of my resume, or if you have further questions, contact me at 0412 802 115, or at Alyvrius13@gmail.com.

References available upon request. Willing to work voluntary shifts.

Liv Peters, Coffs Harbour Region, NSW (posted 26th August) UK Qualified Vet Nurse  

Hi, my name is Liv, I am a UK qualified nurse with over 10 years’ experience in both general and emergency practice. I am looking for full/part-time/casual work in or around the Coffs Harbour area from November 2020 onwards. 

I am competent in all areas of nursing including surgery, barrier nursing, critical care, and reception. I love working within a team but happy to work independently (I currently work a 1 vet 1 nurse rota). I have spent the last 2.5 years working at a busy 24-hour hospital in Cairns, where I have been able to experience a range of cases and deal with a busy workload. 

Please do not hesitate to email me if you have any questions: Livvysletters@hotmail.com 

References and resume available upon request.  


Kathrine Lynch, Sydney NSW (posted 25th August) Experienced Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Hi my name is Kathrine Lynch, I’m experienced, qualified and looking for work as an oncology nurse in Sydney NSW.

I have been working full time at a specialist hospital in oncology for the past 7+ years and absolutely love the work.

Prior to that I have worked as a general practice nurse for over 4 years. I’m highly skilled in catheter placement, blood collection, drawing up and giving of chemotherapy and consulting with owners.

Resume is available on request.

Please contact me on either 0420 471 472 or Kasta80@live.com.au for further information.


Claire Maher, Canberra and 200 km radius (posted 24th August) Entry Level Vet Nurse

Hello, My name is Claire Maher

I am seeking a position in a trainee role in a Veterinary Clinic within a 200km radius of Canberra. Happy to travel for the right clinic & hours.

I am currently doing my Certificate III in Animal Studies at Goulburn TAFE to then continue with Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing once I have found a clinic to take me on for the required hours.

I Can provide more information on request.

0423 562967
Claire_maher1@icloud.com


Zoe Castle, SE Melbourne (posted 24th August) Entry Level Vet Nurse

My name is Zoe, I am currently studying a Bachelor of Animal and Veterinary Biosciences at La Trobe University, and anticipate graduating at the end of 2021. 

In the interim, I will begin my Cert. IV in Veterinary Nursing through Box Hill Tafe in 2021. I am looking for a trainee position within a veterinary clinic paid or voluntary. I have completed 120+ of university placement within a small animal clinic, as well as overseas experience working with exotics/wild vets and small animal vets. 

I look forward to hearing from you and providing my CV. 

I can be contacted via email: zoecas99@gmail.com, or phone: 0476 133 646.


Kyla Lawton, South West Brisbane (posted 20th August) Entry Level Vet Nurse

I'm a Vet Nurse Student seeking a work placement in a veterinary clinic preferably in South-West Brisbane but all Brisbane is fine. Approx 2-3 days a fortnight for 4 weeks or until 75-80 hours is achieved.

Please contact me k.d-a.l@hotmail.com  or 0455 532944


Renate Deak, Sydney (posted 19th August) Entry Level Veterinary Nurse / Student Nurse

I am currently halfway through a Certificate III in Animal Studies through UQ / ACVN. I have experience rescuing, fostering and applying neo-natal care to young kittens.

Currently, I am looking for either full time or part time work in a clinic as a hired worker or to complete blocks of placement (3 x 80h). I have many transferable skills including money handling, billing, customer service, phone switch management and more.

Willing to travel between Parramatta, Liverpool, Sydney CBD and Sutherland Shire and locations in between but open to other options. I have my own vehicle to get around.

For more information, please contact me at renateadeak@gmail.com  or on 0432 212 939.


Kirsty Kajewski, Gold Coast & Brisbane, QLD (posted 18th August) Trainee Vet Nurse 

My name is Kirsty Kajewski and I am currently studying my certificate IV in Vet Nursing, having already completed my certificate III in Animal Studies. I have gained experience through previous work placement and volunteering with the RSPCA on weekends transporting wildlife. My current course is through the Australian College of Veterinary Nursing and they currently require a minimum of two days of employment through the entirety of my course, which should take an estimated of 12 Months. I am available to start immediately.

I am very passionate about this industry I am a student willing to learn and can be an employee you mold into the employee you need. I am a capable, diligent worker with great people and animal skills. If given the chance I could excel in your company and become a valued employee. Long days and extra hours and travel would not be a problem.

Please feel free to call or email me. 

Ph: 0433 875 867
email: kirstykajewski1989@live.com.au


Tara, Mudgeeraba & Surrounds, QLD (posted 10th August) Trainee/Work Placement Vet Nurse/Admin/Receptionist

Veterinary Receptionist/Admin/Workplacement Needed - Gold Coast. 

I am currently doing my Cert 3 in Animal Studies through ACVN/UQ and I rescue and care for Native Wildlife through a Rescue Organisation.   

I am looking for a 240 hour Work Placement (3 x 80 hour segments) in which to complete my Cert 3 requirements or ideally, a paid Veterinary Receptionist/Admin position, in which I can complete my Animal Handling/Communication etc, part time.  Ideally centrally located (I live in Mudgeeraba) but I am happy to travel.  I am fully flexible and motivated. I am an experienced Office Professional with extensive Computer and Customer Service qualifications.

Please email taraleeflory@gmail.com for more information or to request my Resume.  

I am an enthusiastic, accomplished and well-rounded professional with a positive work ethic and I know I would be an asset to your Veterinary Clinic. 

Tara-Lee Flory (taraleeflory@gmail.com / 0439 062 376)


Michelle Swainson, Australia-Wide (posted 10th August) Experienced & Qualified Vet Nurse

Qualified veterinary nurse with over 2 years experience seeking mixed practice full time employment.

Have had over a year experience at a mixed practice and a year at small animal city clinic. Am looking to get back into mixed practice due to interest in both large and small animals. Am willing to travel throughout Australia for the right job. Experience in all aspects of nursing including surgery, reception and general nursing. Easy going and highly flexible.

Contactable by email m_swainson@hotmail.com or by phone 0405 902 531. Can provide references on request.


Victoria HicksQueensland (posted 3rd August) NZ Qualified Diploma Veterinary Nurse

I am in the process of relocating from New Zealand to Australia in the close coming months and am looking for a full time veterinary nursing position within Queensland, Australia.

Current veterinary nursing skills that I obtain include but are not limited to:
Emergency and after-hours nursing, Endotracheal intubation, Intravenous catheter placement, Jugular blood collection, Subcutaneous and intramuscular injections, Microchip implantation, Vaccinations, Assisting with euthanasia, Diagnostics (urinalysis, cytology, blood work - Idexx and Abaxis machines), Anaesthetic monitoring, Drug calculations, draws and cocktailing, Oral and topical medication administration, Dispensing prescriptions, Blood glucose curves, Triage, Surgery and theatre preparations, Fluid therapy set-up, Surgical instrument cleaning and care, Nurse consultations, and Special interest in feline medicine and care.

My current role exposes me to a variety of medical and surgical cases which continues to expand my CV on a weekly basis. I also have a vast background in reception and customer service which adds to my value in the practice.

I am more than happy to send you my CV if you are interested, please just flick me an email or phone call. Email: victoriakellyhicks@gmail.com Phone: +64 22 018 8738


Tara, North-West Sydney, NSW (posted 3 August) Fully Qualified Veterinary Nurse Seeking Full-Time Work

I have completed my Animal Studies CII and Veterinary Nursing Certificate IV at Richmond Tafe. I feel I would thrive in your veterinary clinic where I could combine my love of animals with my motivated and enthusiastic work ethic. I have a fun and outgoing personality, and I am willing to learn and to strive for success within your clinic. I am also willing to go above and beyond what is expected of me to make sure I am the most productive and hardworking veterinary nurse possible. I’m flexible to work across sites if required.

I have excellent written and verbal communication skills acquired via study and customer service work. I am proficient in many software programs, both Mac and Microsoft In previous employment, including veterinary clinics. I have used a variety of Veterinary software including Cornerstone, OpenVPMs and RxWorks. My personal presentation is excellent and I am reliable and motivated.

I can be contacted by email: taramlee.93@gmail.com


Suzanne, Northern Brisbane, QLD (posted 30th July) Experienced Vet Receptionist/Nurse

Suzanne, Chermside Brisbane, QLD 
Part or Full Time Experienced Veterinary Receptionist/Nurse 

I am seeking a suitable Part/Full time Reception role on the Northside of Brisbane and I am available Monday - Sunday.

Certificate II Animal Studies - Provet (Considering restarting my studies)

Almost 10 years veterinary industry experience and over 25+ years combined administration, customer service and recruitment experience.

Veterinary experience includes reception management, extensive customer service, cash handling, daily banking & EFTPOS reconciliations, management of all administrative tasks, writing company protocols, emailing company newsletters, meeting & greeting clients, coordinate patient admission and discharges, appointment, scheduling & appointment reminder calls, running successful puppy school classes, educate clients on products, food & animal care, printing fortnightly reminder letters, setting up insurance policies & insurance claim administration, managing the company Facebook page, stock control, dispensing of medications, assisting veterinarians during consultations, examinations and treatments, care for hospitalised animals, feeding and exercising, surgery preparations & surgery support including anaesthetic monitoring, assist veterinarians with blood collection for laboratory and in-house testing, maintain hygiene by cleaning and disinfecting animal cages, floors, bench tops, consulting rooms, waiting rooms and surgeries, sterilise instruments & equipment.

If you would like a copy of my full resume for your perusal you can contact me as follows;
Mobile:  0450 532 406
Email:  suzannegray2@hotmail.com



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