Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - SA and Tasmania


Pet Universe Veterinary Centre, North Adelaide, SA (posted 16th October) Casual, or Full Time/Perm, Experienced Vet Nurse

Pet Universe Vet Centre

Casual or Fulltime /Permanent Vet Nurse

Pet Universe is a progressive, high quality, small animal veterinary practice located 10 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD. With many years of veterinary experience, we have become an employer and practice of choice. We are also the Small Animal Practice of Excellence Winners 2015 and Telstra Small Business Awards SA 2015 Finalists.

Pet Universe Veterinary Centre has now expanded into the field of canine rehabilitation and regenerative medicine. Dr Chris Lee, Principal Veterinarian & Owner is now a qualified Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (studied at University of Tennessee, USA & internship at Veterinary Orthopaedic Sports Medicine in Maryland, USA).With an increasingly complex surgical & rehabilitation caseload as well as our unique feline -only entrance, reception , consult room & ward, we provide a very stimulating work environment.

Are you keen to extend your clinical skills in a supportive and innovative Practice?

Pet Universe is looking for a dedicated nurse who is:

Must hold Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing and have nursing experience in a busy high quality practice

We asked some of our senior nurses what they liked about working at Pet Universe & here’s what one of them had to say:

”We get the opportunity to broaden our knowledge with the extensive cases we see at Pet Universe. And we definitely have the opportunity to advance our clinical skills, as the vets are very willing to teach us. We are encouraged to place catheters, take bloods, intubate & assist with inductions, dentals & x-rays. The days when we are rostered as the 'theatre nurse' allows us to be 'team leader' in theatre that day which is great. We get the opportunity to be involved in exciting things like Stem Cell Therapy & Penn Hip. The staff are really fantastic and very friendly.” Nicole Smith, Head Nurse.

We are looking for a nurse whose work ethic and personal values are in line with our core values:

To find out more about us have a more detailed look around our website - just visit www.petuniverse.com.au and

For further information please forward C.V.s to Claire Lee, Managing Partner via email clairepentonlee@gmail.com. All applications handled in strictest confidence.

Pet Universe is a progressive, high quality, small animal veterinary practice located 10 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD.


Willunga & Aldinga Veterinary Services, South of Adelaide, SA (posted 3rd October) Full Time Vet Nurses x 2

Full Time Veterinary Nurse

At Willunga & Aldinga Vet Clinic, we are a team of over 30 staff who pride ourselves on providing excellent standards of care and going above and beyond for owners.

Our two purpose built practices, located approximately an hour away from Adelaide along the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula. We offer a range of services to small and large animal clients that include in-house pathology, digital x-rays and ultrasound, emergency treatment, surgery and internal medicine. We also perform a range of soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries.

We are seeking to fill two full time positions (38) hours per week across both practices.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes :

What we can offer you:

If you are interested in this position, we would love to hear from you. Please send a cover letter and resume to Kim Bear at: Kim@willungavets.com.au


Port Adelaide Veterinary Clinic, Ethelton, SA (posted 3rd October) Full Time Experienced, Qualified Vet Nurse

Port Adelaide Vet Clinic

VETERINARY NURSE FULL TIME

OUTSTANDING VETERINARY NURSE ROLE FOR AN OUTSTANDING VETERINARY NURSE!

Will an extraordinary, enthusiastic and energetic Veterinary Nurse please stand up?

This is not your average veterinary nurse role and our clinic is not your average clinic!

In our practice, every team member brings value and is part of something that we think is exceptional within the industry.
Guided by our three core values: care, service and shared responsibility. These values form the cornerstone of what we do.

As a member of our nursing team you will become part of a culture where:-

You will need at least two years’ experience in the veterinary industry. You must have attained or be completing of a Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing.

Click here to see photos

The nurse we are looking for will:

This role is one where there is a flexible roster and will include some Saturday mornings.

If you are ready to take on the challenge, then please email your application to:
 Lisa Scheepers at lisa.scheepers@portadelaidevet.com.au

https://www.portadelaidevet.com.au/ and


Findon Vet Surgery & Seaton Vet Centre, Western Adelaide, SA (posted 20th September) Part Time Vet Nurse

WE ARE HIRING
Seaton & Findon Vets are looking for a professional, passionate and experienced Cert 4 in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent, to join our dedicated family team on a part-time permanent basis with approximately 30+ hours per week.

We pride ourselves on providing the highest standards in nursing care, to both the patient and client. If you are motivated, caring, energetic and ready to learn new skills, there is an opportunity for you to join our fantastic team of bubbly personalities!

Nursing duties involve all aspects of the veterinary practice, including: reception, surgical nursing, hospitalisation, radiography, ultrasonography and pathology. We see a mix of different animals with having two exotic vets on board, so it is a great opportunity for you to expand your nursing skills and learning.

Opening hours:
Monday - Friday: 8am to 7pm
Saturday: 8am to 4pm
Sunday: 8am to 1pm
CLOSED PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

The roster is shared over a seven-day period so you will need to be flexible for weekends and able to work both independently, and as part of a team.

The position vacant has an immediate start date and all employees are subject to a 3 month induction period. If this role sounds like the right fit for you, and you would like to become part of the Seaton and Findon Surgery team, please send your application through email provided below

In the cover letter please indicate the best form of contact; email or phone.

The email address is below
office@seatonvet.com.au
ATT: Maggie


Pet Doctor Woodville & West Lakes, North-West Adelaide, SA (posted 9th September) Full Time, Part Time or Casual Vet Nurse

Pet Doctor Woodville & West Lakes are looking for an experienced, professional, passionate nurse to join our dedicated team on a full-time permanent, part time permanent basis or a casual basis.

We pride ourselves on providing the highest standards in nursing care to both the patient and client. Nursing duties involve all aspects of the veterinary practice, including: reception, surgical nursing, in-patient nursing, radiography and pathology. Our team of nurses are highly involved in patient care and treatment.

Experience is essential - Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent is required. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a high level of enthusiasm, time management/productivity, initiative and a willingness to learn new skills. Attention to detail is paramount. The roster is shared over a seven-day period so you will need to be flexible and able to work both independently, and as part of a team.

Good communication skills are a must!

Nurses are paid above the award which includes penalties such as weekend and public holiday rates and those that go above and beyond are duly rewarded on a regular basis.

Our recruitment process begins at the initial contact. Resumes and cover letters are considered a first impression.

The position vacant has an immediate start date and all employees are subject to a 3 month introductory period.

Sufficient training is provided and continuous education is expected.

In the cover letter please indicate best form of contact; email or phone.

Only suitably qualified and experienced applicants to apply. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT APPLICATIONS OTHERWISE

To apply, please forward resumes and cover letters to info@petdoctorvet.com.au.
Pet Doctor Woodville & West Lakes
Phone Woodville: (08) 8268 6777
www.petdoctorvet.com.au
Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/petdoctorvet


Adelaide Bird & Exotics Vet Centre, Richmond, SA (posted 5th September) Full Time

Adelaide Bird & Exotics Vet Centre

Full Time Veterinary Nurse

Adelaide Bird & Exotics Vet Centre opened in March 2016 in Richmond. The focus of the clinic is to provide high quality veterinary care for unusual pets in Adelaide and surrounding regions. The vet clinic is becoming busier and has grown to three full time vets. So a position for a full-time nurse has become available to support the vets in their role. Animals seen include birds (pet, aviculture, chickens, pigeons), reptiles and small mammals (rabbits, ferrets, rodents and marsupials). A veterinary nurse is required to assist in the delivery of good customer service and attentive care to these specialised patients.

Primary responsibilities:

Requirements:

Remuneration is based on your level of experience and suitability to the role.

If you are interested in this position, please send both a cover letter describing why you are suited to the position and a resume to Anne Fowler by email at: anne@abevc.com.au.


Greencross Vets Noarlunga, Adelaide Southern Suburbs, SA (posted 20th August) Casual Vet Nurse

Casual 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 Casual opportunity exists for a qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Noarlunga 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:

Luanne Crawley
Practice Manager

luanne.crawley@greencrossvet.com.au



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