Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - Queensland


Fiveways Veterinary Practice, Graceville (posted 16th August) Part Time Vet Nurse With Potential For Full Time

Part-time qualified veterinary nurse required
Graceville QLD

Certificate IV Veterinary Nurse with a minimum of 3 years paid experience required to start immediately. Vacant position is full days Thursday, Friday and mornings on Saturdays. However this position can be full time for the right nurse if they are flexible to work between 2 practices.

Customer service, phone manner and over the counter product knowledge must be exceptional. You must have an understanding of the day to day running of a veterinary surgery and be competent with Monitoring anaesthetics, Animal restraint and placing IV catheters.

Please email Dannielle at info@fivewaysvet.com.au with a resume and current references or to find out more information on this role.

For more information, see www.fivewaysvet.com.au and


West End Vet Surgery, Inner City Brisbane (posted 15th August) Full or Part Time, Vet Technician or Vet Nurse

Full Time & Part-Time Veterinary Technician/Nurse, West End Brisbane

WHO ARE WE?

West End Veterinary Surgery is a much-loved practice in the heart of a wonderful inner-city community.  We are situated on the main street and surrounded by cafes, restaurants, shops and the buzz of city/suburban life.  

We are a proud private hospital providing only best medicine and cutting-edge technology and our service model is contemporary, excellent and agile.  We are tech savvy and fully integrated with the latest digital clinical equipment BM5 monitoring, iM3 Dental, ultrasound, radiography plus EzyVet and Smartflow software. 

Our patients are the reason we come to work.  We love to enjoy our days (and by that we mean our careers), but we are not afraid of working hard at the same time. We are proud to have a caring and educated clientele who are committed to providing the very best veterinary care.

WHAT DO WE WANT?

A happy and confident person with a positive can do attitude we can introduce to our fabulous patients and clients.  Our hospital is a great learning environment and we are all positive people who like to get the job done. 

If you have a great attitude, love your Nursing, are a team player and want to provide the best service to the most amazing bunch of patients on the planet, then this job is your dream.

WHAT IS ON OFFER FOR YOU?

A rewarding role working with a truly wonderful community of patients and clients to realise complete wellness.  A busy and varied case load, CPD and an excellent renumeration package (commensurate with experience, KPI if you are keen).

FULL TIME - Monday - Friday - 10:00 - 6:15pm (1 hour lunch) 
PART TIME - Saturday split - 8-10:30 + 3:45-5:45
PART TIME - Sunday split - 8-10:30 + 3:45-5:45
PART TIME - Saturday - 8:30 - 1:30pm                   

HOW TO APPLY?

We are very excited to be offering this position and if you can see yourself as part of our young, progressive and fun practice where we only offer the best medicine, then APPLY NOW!

Applications via email to Practice Manager info@westendvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Caloundra, Sunshine Coast (posted 12th August) Full Time Practice Manager

Full Time Practice Manager
Caloundra, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

We have an opportunity available at our Caloundra clinic for a Full Time Practice Manager to lead our passionate team! We are looking for an experienced team leader with exceptional communication skills who is ready to drive our business forward using well-developed business, customer service, human resource and operational skills. Our Caloundra clinic is medium-large volume and operates 7 days per week.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

What we can offer you:

If this role could be everything that you are looking for and you would like to become part of our highly motivated and successful Greencross team, please send your application, including cover letter and resume, outlining your interest and suitability to:

Mitch Proestos
Area Manager
mitch.proestos@gxltd.com.au


Ferny Hills Veterinary Surgery, Moreton Bay Region (posted 9th August)

About Us:
The Ferny Hills Vet Surgery is independently owned and is situated in the north western suburbs of Brisbane.

The Ferny Hills Vet Surgery is solely a small animal veterinary practice treating dogs and cats. We open 6 days a week with no after hours.

Our practices' priority is personalised high quality service with a focus of outstanding customer care. Clients are never treated as just a number. Our small clinic is a relaxed, low stress environment.

We provide a wide range of services including routine vaccinations, desexing, microchipping, dentistry, consultations, general and orthopaedic surgery, blood testing, and hydrobathing.

We have a staff of 3 vets, 2 part time nurses, 2 hydrobathers.

The successful candidate should have:

The position is for full time. One Saturday per month at most.

Remuneration as per award.

Position to start late August.

If this position interests you then please send your resume with a cover letter to fernyhillsvet@fernyhillsvet.com.au

Clinic can be contacted on 07 3351 2122.


Pet Intensive Care Unit, Underwood (posted 9th August) Casual ICU Vet Nurses

Core Veterinary Nurse – Pet Intensive Care Unit
Location: Pet ICU (Underwood)
Casual Position

Would you love to advance your career in critical care and emergency nursing with the assistance of a supported training program and mentors?

Are you wanting to handle extraordinary cases with an extraordinary team?

We are on the lookout for an experienced veterinary nurse to join our team in the Pet Intensive Care Unit in a casual capacity. For some people, transitioning to a critical care career can be daunting to think about, however our team make this a smooth process, with significant support and training provided prior to completing any shifts with responsibility for patient care.

If this sounds like an opportunity you are interested in, then please contact us to view our facility and meet our Pet ICU team!

Pet ICU is associated with Animal Emergency Service which is one of Australia’s leading emergency and critical care referral specialist centres. Our practice is located on the south side of Brisbane at Underwood, where you will find us perfectly situated 20 mins from the vibrant city of Brisbane or 30 mins from the famous Gold Coast beaches! Our practice is equipped with everything you need to provide quality, critical and emergency care for our patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The successful candidate will possess:

To apply for this role, please email your resume and covering letter to: careers@aes.email quoting reference number PIVN1905.


Dermatology for Animals, Stafford Heights (posted 7th August) Casual Vet Nurse

Experienced Veterinary Nurse – Casual

Dermatology for Animals is “itching” for the right person to join our team every Friday and most Saturdays on a casual basis with potential for holiday/sick leave cover. The immediate position is based at our Stafford heights/Northlakes locations.

Are you “itching” to take on a challenging, multi-faceted role in a busy, specialist referral only dermatology clinic? Dermatology for Animals has an opportunity for an experienced nurse/administration person to join our dynamic and focused team of professionals on a casual basis.

We are seeking a self-motivated, enthusiastic person, willing to assume a lead role in providing first rate nursing care, take the initiative in administrative responsibilities and fostering a relationship that instils confidence in our clients. You will provide the initial point of contact with both clients and referring vets - allowing neither to “get under your skin”.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FEATURES

If the thought of working with an established team of veterinarians and nurses, consulting out of three large multi-discipline veterinary referral hospitals to provide exemplary veterinary care doesn’t make you want to “pull out your hair”, then forward your reply and current resume to:
Michael Shipstone
Director
DFA.employment@qldvetspecialists.com.au
Tel (07) 3359 0777
263 Appleby Road
Stafford Heights QLD

For more information, see www.skinvet.com.au and


Animal Emergency Service Carrara, Gold Coast (posted 5th August) Casual ECC Vet Nurse

Veterinary Nurse – Emergency and Critical Care
Location: Carrara, Gold Coast
Casual

Would you love to start your career in emergency nursing with the assistance of a supported training program and mentor?

Are you searching for a friendly and kind team culture, that places importance on ensuring our Nursing team feel supported in their professional development and role?

Keen to see more daylight hours and enjoy the lifestyle of emergency nursing?... Which means less hours worked for more money!

We have recently grown our Nursing team and are looking to find a Veterinary Nurse in emergency medicine. For some people, transitioning to an emergency career can be daunting to think about, however our team make this a smooth process, with significant support and training provided prior to completing any shifts with responsibility for patient care. This role will be mainly be rostered for casual weekend shifts so candidates must be able to work across weekends and public holidays.

If this sounds like an opportunity you are interested in, then please contact us to view our facility and meet our Gold Coast team!

AES is one of Australia’s leading emergency and critical care referral specialist centres. Our practice is located in the heart of the Gold Coast, where you will find amazing beaches, spectacular hiking tracks, a vibrant social scene and lots of summer rays! Our practice is equipped with everything you need to provide quality, emergency care for our patients from 6pm to 8am weekdays, and 24hrs on weekends and public holidays.

The successful candidate will possess:

To apply for this role, please email your resume and covering letter to: careers@aes.email quoting reference number GCVN1903.

Please advise in your covering letter your availability to work shifts that are rostered across week nights, early mornings, weekends and public holidays.


Animal Emergency Centre, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast (posted 5th August) Part Time Qualified and Experienced ECC Vet Nurse

Animal Emergency Centre

Part Time Emergency and Critical Care Nurse
Gold Coast - Varsity Lakes, Queensland

AEC Gold Coast is a purpose built, first class facility with the latest, up to date equipment located in Varsity Lakes. We have an outstanding team of Vets and Nurses who are knowledgeable, approachable and highly supportive. We practice an exceptionally high standard of care for all our patients.

We are currently seeking a part-time Emergency and Critical Care Nurse to join our professional and motivated team.

What we offer you:

If you possess the following we are ready to hear from you:

You will be required to work various rotational shifts on the AEC roster which may include some evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays (we ensure these shifts are shared equally across our whole team). An attractive salary (commensurate with experience) will apply to the position.

If you would like to become part of the team here at AEC Gold Coast, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Emma Dries
Nursing Manager
emma.dries@aecvet.com.au


Animal Emergency Service, Sunshine Coast (posted 30th July) Casual Vet Nurse

Veterinary Nurse – Emergency and Critical Care
Location: Tanawha, Sunshine Coast
Employment status: Casual

Looking to take your Nursing career to the next level?
Are you searching for a friendly and kind team culture that places importance on ensuring our Nursing team feels supported in their professional development and role?

Keen to see more daylight hours and enjoy the lifestyle of emergency nursing?... Which means less hours worked for more money!

Animal Emergency Service Tanawha (AES) is an after-hours service operating on weekdays from 5:30pm to 8am, and a 24-hours on weekends and public holidays. Our practice is equipped with everything you need to provide quality, emergency care for our patients.

For some people, transitioning to an emergency career can be daunting to think about, however our team make this a smooth process, with significant support and training provided prior to completing any shifts with responsibility for patient care.

We are looking for a nurse to join our team in a casual capacity (2-3 shifts a week) with the potential to move to permanent part-time for the right person. Located on the Sunshine Coast, Tanawha is close to beaches, forests and mountains, with lots of sunshine all year round. Perfect if you have a love of outdoors and/or beachside lifestyle.
We are committed to working as a team to deliver high quality results for our clients and patients, as well as learning from each other and having fun in the process!
The successful candidate will possess:

To apply for this role, please email your resume and covering letter to careers@aes.email quoting reference number SCVN1907.

Please advise in your covering letter your availability to work shifts that are rostered across week nights, early mornings, weekends and public holidays.


Animal Eye Services, Underwood (posted 29th July) Full or Part Time Veterinary Ophthalmic Nurse

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PERMANENT FULL-TIME OR PART TIME POSITION
VETERINARY OPHTHALMIC NURSE
BRISBANE

Animal Eye Services seeks the services of a qualified veterinary nurse or animal health technician for its specialist veterinary ophthalmology facility. We are co-located with Veterinary Specialist Services, a large multidisciplinary veterinary specialist centre in their new hospital in Underwood, in the southern suburbs of Brisbane. The position will involve interaction with a large group of veterinary specialists and other nurses. The new facility, completed in 2008, is an exciting and professionally stimulating purpose built veterinary specialist hospital.

Suitable applicants must be prepared to work as part of a team of two professional veterinary staff and three nurses, demonstrate good computer skills, be able to communicate well with clients, veterinarians and other professional staff alike and will need to show motivation and ability to learn ophthalmic medical and surgical nursing. Current experience in this fascinating specialised field of veterinary medicine is not necessary - preference will be given to nurses who already have Cert IV or equivalent qualifications but any nurse with above average general practice or other special skills is encouraged to apply as training can be provided if necessary for the right applicant.

Successful applicants will be expected to work a 38 hour week with occasional extra overtime, however nurses wishing to work more part time with the possibility of job sharing with another nurse would also be considered. The eye clinic is normally open 8AM to 6PM Monday to Friday. There is no routine weekend consulting. Different shifts starting at 7.30, 8 and 9AM are negotiated between the current nursing staff and the successful applicant will have to be prepared to work the range of shifts on a rotation. The position will involve a mix of surgical nursing, patient anaesthesia monitoring, medical care, answering telephone enquiries and face to face reception.

The successful applicant would be ready to start as soon as possible. This is a friendly practice where there is an excellent spirit of co-operation and teamwork.

Applicants should initially reply by email to animaleye@vss.net.au or by phoning Dr. Mike Bernays on 07 3341 1981 or 0418 875 796. A resume of relevant experience including contact details of at least two referees is also required in the first instance to assess suitability.

See our website www.animaleye.com.au


Beachside Veterinary Services, Cairns (posted 24th July) Full Time Vet Nurse

Full-Time Veterinary Nurse Cert IV Qualified Yorkeys Knob, Cairns

Beachside Veterinary Services is a small but fast growing 2 vet and 4 nurse clinic on the northern beaches of Cairns. We are looking for a new permanent full-time Veterinary Nurse Cert IV with 2+ years’ experience to join our amazing team and help build our friendly practice in Yorkeys Knob. Rostered days are 4 weekdays plus 1 in 4 Saturday mornings

We are predominantly a small animal clinic but do some large animal work. Our practices' priority is personalised high quality service with a focus of outstanding customer care. Our small clinic is a relaxed, stress minimalised environment that has all the normal toys with an in house Idexx pathology suite, Im3 dental unit, digital radiology, ultrasound, ETCO2, BP, SPO2 and ECG monitoring.

At Beachside we aim to provide a great work, lifestyle balance. Located on the Cairns northern Beaches we have the Great Barrier Reef at our doorstep. A fantastic climate, beautiful beaches and an amazing outdoor lifestyle, this full time position will provide plenty of opportunity to explore the beauty that is Cairns whether it be hiking through rainforests and gorges to relaxing on the beach, we have it all.

The successful candidate should have:

Our nurses are offered:

If you think this is a perfect fit for you, please send your resume with a cover letter to leanne@beachsidevets.com.au


Greencross Vets Bald Hills, Northernmost Brisbane (posted 23rd July) Part Time Vet Nurse

Part Time Veterinary Nurse
Bald Hills, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Part Time opportunity exists for a Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Bald Hills clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to:

Gemma Williams
Practice Manager

Gemma.Williams@greencrossvet.com.au


Booval Veterinary Hospital, Ipswich (posted 22nd July) Part Time Experienced Vet Nurses x 2 Positions


A part of Ipswich Vet Group, Ipswich’s most trusted Vets since 1967, the local team at Booval Veterinary Hospital is committed to offering high quality Vet pet care, together with excellent client service in a professional, friendly environment.

Our Vet Hospital is situated at Booval, Ipswich and offers nothing but the best care for each and every pet.

We currently have openings for two Part Time Vet Nurses working primarily at our Booval Vet Hospital. Successful applicants will help provide structure, support, and assistance to the general day to day procedures. Our Hospital is a busy, fast paced environment, and we are looking for candidates that are confident and who possess great initiative in any given situation to help provide the highest level of service for our business.

We offer:

Key Criteria:

To apply for the position of Part Time Veterinary Nurse please forward your resume to the Nurse Operations Manager Samantha Lawrie by email to: samanthavn@boovalvet.com.au


Kenilworth Veterinary Surgery, Sunshine Coast (posted 22nd July) Part Time Qualified Experienced Vet Nurse

Cert IV Vet Nurse Permanent Position

Kenilworth Veterinary Surgery is looking for someone who is a QUALIFIED Cert IV Veterinary Nurse to join our team and our small clinic on a permanent basis.

The position commences August 2019. The hours offered will be 36 hours a fortnight. The days that require coverage are Wednesday’s, Fridays and every second Saturday. There is a possible chance for an extra day if required. The position is as per the award conditions.

The KVS team consists of 2 vets and 2 nurses and a practice manager. The practice services a wide rural community and attends to large and companion animals throughout the day. Your role will be as a companion animal nurse. However, familiarity with large animal veterinary nurse work and scheduling would be an advantage.

The primary responsibilities for this position include:

Experience is required in the following:

What we are looking for:

What KVS offers you:

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years experience working as a veterinary nurse or receptionist with an extensive knowledge and understanding of veterinary nursing procedures, high quality diets and over the counter preventative product knowledge.

The applicant should also have excellent communication and customer service skills and the ability to work well in a supportive team environment.

The position will commence in August, starting with the set hours above.

If you believe this position is for you, please send your resume to:

practicemanagementkvs@hotmail.com


Greencross Vets Willows, Kirwan (posted 19th July) Full or Part Time, Qualified Entry Level Vet Nurses Welcome

Part Time/ Full Time Veterinary Nurse
Willows, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 136 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting opportunity exists for a Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Willows clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Linden Martin
Practice Manager

Linden.martin@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Hyde Park, Currajong (posted 19th July) Full or Part Time, Qualified Entry Level Vet Nurses Welcome

Part Time/ Full Time Veterinary Nurse
Hyde Park, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 136 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting opportunity exists for a Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Hyde Park clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Ashley Naughton
Practice Manager

Ashley.naughton@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Deeragun, Western Townsville (posted 19th July) Full or Part Time, Qualified Entry Level Vet Nurses Welcome

Part Time/ Full Time Veterinary Nurse
Deeragun, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 136 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting opportunity exists for a Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Deeragun clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Emma Edwards
Practice Manager

emma.edwards@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Aitkenvale, South-West Townsville (posted 19th July) Full or Part Time, Qualified Entry Level Vet Nurses Welcome

Part Time/ Full Time Veterinary Nurse
Aitkenvale, Townsville, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 136 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting opportunity exists for a Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Aitkenvale clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Julie Molino
Practice Manager

julie.molino@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets, Jindalee (posted 18th July) Part Time Cert IV

Part Time Veterinary Nurse

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care.  We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career. 

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Part Time opportunity exists for a qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Jindalee clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Lisa Shanahan
Practice Manager

lisa.shanahan@greencrossvet.com.au


Animal Emergency Service, Jindalee and Underwood (posted 17th Jul) Casual On Call ECC Vet Nurses

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Casual On-Call Veterinary Nurse – Emergency and Critical Care
Location: Jindalee and Underwood, Brisbane

Are you wanting to return to the workforce but don’t want to commit to too many hours?

Do you need a second job to earn extra money?

Or are you searching for a friendly and kind team culture, that places importance on ensuring our Nursing team feel supported in their professional development and role?

Come and see what is on offer at Animal Emergency Service (AES) Underwood and Jindalee! We have recently grown our Nursing team and are now looking for casual On-Call Nurses to join the family. The On-Call Nurse would be rostered from Monday to Friday overnight to help the core nursing team when they are busy. Traditionally, our on-call nurses are called in to help around twice a week, but you can expect more shifts as we move into the busy tick season.

If this sounds like an opportunity you are interested in, then please contact us to view our facilities and meet our teams!

AES is one of Australia’s leading emergency and critical care referral specialist centers. Our practices are located on the outskirts of bustling Brisbane, where you will find the city and a vibrant social scene just a short drive away. Plus, amazing beaches and spectacular hiking tracks can be found along the coast! Our practices are equipped with everything you need to provide quality, emergency care for our patients from 6pm to 8am weekdays, and 24hrs on weekends and public holidays.

The successful candidate will possess:

To apply for this role, please email your resume and covering letter to: careers@aes.email  quoting reference number UWOCN1907.

Please advise in your covering letter your availability to work on-call shifts that are rostered across weeknights.


Greencross Vets Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast (posted 17th July) Casual Vet Nurse

Casual Veterinary Nurse
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 136 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Casual opportunity exists for a qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Surfers Paradise clinic.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Cameron Farrugia
Practice Manager

Cameron.Farrugia@greencrossvet.com.au


Queensland Veterinary Specialists, North Lakes (posted 12th July) Full Time Surgical Nurse

Qualified Surgery Nurse – Queensland Veterinary Specialists North Lakes

QVSG pty ltd T/A Queensland Veterinary Specialists is a referral hospital established in 1984 at Stafford on the North Side of Brisbane. A purpose built hospital at North Lakes was opened in North lakes. The hospital accepts referrals in all aspects of surgery, internal medicine, oncology, dermatology and reproduction. Due to a an increase in caseload we are looking for an experienced nurse with a high level of technical skills to join our busy surgical team.

The role would involve all aspects of patient care including anaesthetic monitoring and case assistance. There would be some exposure to other disciplines within the hospital. QVS has state of the art diagnostic tools including x-ray, ultrasound, MRI, CT and the latest laboratory equipment. We have three surgery theatres, eight consult rooms and all of the equipment expected of a high standard hospital.

See clinic photos here

The ideal candidate, will be an enthusiastic, team player, enjoy working in a busy environment, flexible with work hours and want to help provide the best possible nursing care to our patients.

The successful candidate will have a Veterinary Technician or Cert. 4 qualifications with a minimum of three years’ experience as a fully qualified nurse. Experience working in a specialist hospital will be highly regarded.

The position is full time and will include a 1 in 6 on call roster and is available in August. Salary range of $50,338 to $53,900 + superannuation, depending on experience

Please email your resume to Mr Derek Smith derek.smith@qldvetspecialists.com.au or for further information please contact Derek on 07 3384 2222.


Greencross Vets, Mount Gravatt (posted 3rd July) Part Time

Part Time Veterinary Nurse

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family.  At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care.  We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Part Time opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Certificate IV qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Mount Gravatt clinic. This clinic is co-located within a Petbarn store and delivers high standards of care. We are also open 6 days a week to increase our availability for our clients!

Primary Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

Qualities and Expertise

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Roelof Van Der Merwe

Area Manager
Roelof.Vandermerwe@greencrossvet.com.au


Veterinary Specialist Services Carrara, Gold Coast (posted 28th June) Full Time Experienced Vet Nurse

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The Company
Veterinary Specialist Services is a dedicated high quality small animal vet practice committed to providing the best possible care and facilities to our patients, their owners and our referring veterinarians.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dedicated, compassionate, and energetic person to take on the full time role of Veterinary Nurse at our Carrara hospital.

Rotating through Surgery and Medicine, we will offer:

The Role
Reporting to the Nurse Manager, you will perform specialised, high quality care for critical patients (acute and chronic), deliver gold standard patient care and ensure the hospital offers excellent service to our clients and optimum care to our patients. A fully staffed, accommodating reception team will allow you to dedicate the whole of your time to nursing.

The Person
You will possess a Veterinary Technologist Degree or a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing, a minimum 3 years post certification experience and have a keen interest in Medicine and Surgery.

Remuneration
Commensurate on qualifications and experience, this role is classified as Veterinary Nurse Level 4 to 5

Enquiries
Check out our website: http://vss.net.au/

Give us a call: 07 3841 7011

Send us an email: hr@vss.net.au

We would welcome the opportunity to meet and talk with you.


The University of Queensland, Gatton, QLD (posted 28th June) Full Time Client Relationship Manager

SCHOOL OF VETERINARY SCIENCE, THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND, GATTON, AUSTRALIA

Client Relationship Manager
The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. The School has high quality facilities at the UQ Gatton Campus, providing the teaching, research and clinical infrastructure and resources to develop its strong reputation as a leading provider of veterinary training, research and clinical care. The school also maintains a small animal hospital and large animal clinic at Dayboro, north-west of Brisbane.

About This Opportunity
This position is located at The University of Queensland’s picturesque Gatton Campus (https://gatton.uq.edu.au/). Gatton Campus, UQ combines its Queensland Agricultural College heritage with modern research and teaching facilities in agriculture, agribusiness and veterinary science. Just over an hour’s drive west of Brisbane and five kilometres from the local township, the 1068-hectare Gatton campus offers a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and world-class facilities including the Queensland Animal Science Precinct, the UQ Veterinary Medical Centre, Gatton Research Dairy, nursery and glasshouse facilities, the southern hemisphere’s largest PV solar array research facility, and a pesticide wind tunnel facility. The campus also operates several commercial plant and animal production units in rural technologies to support teaching, research and hands-on training.

The Client Relationship Manager will lead the business development activities of the UQ Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The position will also be pivotal to developing and maintaining existing mutually beneficial relationships with surrounding veterinary practices and the community to secure the caseload and support required to provide high quality training to our BVSc, BVetTech students and DVClinSci residents.

As an advocate for the broader SVS Engagement and Advancement Strategies, the Client Relationship Manager will work closely with the VTH Business Manager and the School leadership to inspire the staff towards the common purpose and vision of the School “to provide global knowledge leadership through excellence in veterinary science”’. The role also supports the Business Manager to maximise the business efficiency of the VTH’s operations, and the Advancement Manager, Faculty of Science, to identify potential fundraising prospects and develop targeted fundraising appeals.

The position will be an active member of the School’s Engagement and Advancement Committees. This position would be based at the VTH (Gatton) and requires a passion for engaging clients. The position will actively engage with the external veterinary industry, related organisations and the Faculty of Science engagement team to enhance the profile of the VTH, the Veterinary School and the University.

Our Ideal Candidate
You must have ongoing unrestricted work rights in Australia to apply for this opportunity.
We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to recruitment@uq.edu.au.

What We Can Offer
This is a full-time fixed-term position of three years advertised at HEW Level 7.
The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $85,222 - $93,085 p.a., plus up to 17% superannuation (total package will be in the range $99,710 - $108,910 p.a.).
You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities (https://uqsport.com.au), salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, free parking, discounted veterinary access, development programs (http://www.uq.edu.au/staffdevelopment/) and many other benefits.
For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021 (https://staff.uq.edu.au/files/20908/enterprise-agreement-2018-2021.pdf).

Questions?
To discuss this role please contact Weston Davis, School Manager on (07) 5460-1848 or email w.davis@uq.edu.au.

Want to Apply?
To submit an application for this role, go to http://search.jobs.uq.edu.au/caw/en/job/507804/client-relationship-manager and use the Apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter addressing key selection criteria; Resume.

Applications close: 9 July 2019

Job No: 507804


Animal Welfare League of QLD, Brisbane (posted 26th June) Full Time Cert IV

AWL Queensland

Vet Nurse – Fulltime

This vacancy is located at our Warra Rehoming Centre located at Bracken Ridge Brisbane, a busy Shelter Clinic providing Veterinary care to our animals.

What does the job involve?

You work as a Veterinary Nurse at the Animal Welfare League’s Shelter Clinic working as part of a small team of dedicated professionals passionate about Animal Welfare. The Clinic provides small animal surgery, internal medicine services.

Working in this role, you:

What are the minimum requirements for this position?

To be eligible to apply for this roll, you must meet the following selection criteria:

  1. Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, minimum requirement
  2. Demonstrated practical veterinary nursing experience of at least 2 years
  3. Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks
  4. Strong customer service, interpersonal and communication skills
  5. Demonstrated ability to work under broad supervision
  6. Ability to work independently as well as to actively participate in and effectively contribute to a team environment
  7. Basic level computer literacy across a range of software packages

How do I apply?

To apply, please forward your CV and response to selection criteria 1-7 to hr@awlqld.com.au

AWLQ would like to take this opportunity to thank all applicants for applying. Shortlisted candidates only will be contacted.

Award rates apply


Orange Vet, Cairns (posted 19th June)

Vet Nurse Job
Location: Smithfield, Cairns

Are you a happy and confident person? Would you like to work in a small animal one (1) vet clinic focused on providing exceptional care to the local pet community?

We are seeking a qualified vet nurse (or close to the end of Cert IV) with great people skills. Our vet has been operating for 38+ years and we would love to find someone who wants to be part of a small family clinic and develop their skillsets in surgical, medical and dermatological care.

You are:

Position responsibilities

While this is primarily a nursing role, there will also be the need to assist with reception and client bookings. The expected hours would be between 7.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday, but these may vary and occasional Saturday morning. We are flexible to accommodate school drop off as required.

Salary will be according to experience level and the award. Position available end of June or earlier.

Interested in joining us?

Email bill.orangevet@gmail.com a CV, 2 references and cover letter highlighting:


Greencross Vets Palm Beach, Gold Coast (posted 18th June) Full Time Senior Vet Nurse

Full Time Senior Veterinary Nurse
Palm Beach QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care. We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Full Time opportunity exists for a Senior Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Palm Beach clinic. Our ideal candidate is someone who has previously worked as a Senior or Head Nurse, with the ability to train and mentor others.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to:

Natalie Bass
Practice Manager
natalie.bass@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets, Beenleigh (posted 17th June) Part Time Veterinary Nurse

Part Time Veterinary Nurse
Beenleigh QLD

Over 1900 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout the 140 plus veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family.  At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care.  We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career. 

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting Part Time opportunity exists for a Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our City Road clinic in Beenleigh. Our ideal candidate will be available to commence as soon as possible and will be working approximately 19 hours per week.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Narelle Cations
Practice Manager
narelle.cations@greencrossvet.com.au



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