Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - Victoria


Greencross Vets Hurstbridge, NE Melbourne (posted 16th August) Casual

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 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 Casual Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Hurstbridge & Craigieburn clinics. This role will be to cover 7 months of parental leave and will be based predominantly within our Hurstbridge clinic with casual days in Craigieburn. The clinics operate 7 days a 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:

Miriana Aleksovski
Practice Manager
miriana.aleksovski@greencrossvet.com.au


Northcote Animal Hospital, Melbourne (posted 16th August) Permanent Vet Nurse

A position has just become available to replace one of our wonderful senior nurses who is following her passion for grooming. This is a golden opportunity for a positive, animal focused, team player with exceptional communication and customer service. We are looking for that special someone with a willingness to learn and share knowledge. Someone who can be a patient advocate and provide gold standard care to our beloved patients.

You will be joining a team who are passionate about excelling in veterinary care.

You will never have to compromise on patient care because of the equipment and expertise available.

You will have the opportunity and support to further your veterinary education and customer service capabilities.

The loyal clientele at nOah will become your friends. Rest assured they will put a smile on your face for all your efforts.

The proximity of emergency clinics means that you will not have to work after hours with the peace of mind your patients will be cared for properly.

Hours negotiable, preferably 28-38 per week. Prior experience in clinic is essential, including anaesthetic monitoring.

Please apply to: management@northcotevet.com.au

See our website: https://www.northcotevet.com.au


 Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals, Moorabbin, Melbourne (posted 14th August) Night Nurses

Veterinary Nurses for Rotating Night Shifts - Specialist Referral Practice

Due to continued growth, Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals is seeking a veterinary nurse to join our existing veterinary and nursing team for rotating night shifts. Fulltime work of approximately 4 nights work per week on 12 hour shifts is available. We are open 7 days per week and so days of the week vary according to a roster. 

We offer generous remuneration to qualified and experienced candidates.

Our clinic is a well equipped and purpose built referral hospital in Moorabbin that prides itself on providing the highest level of patient care. We are a premier specialty veterinary referral hospital for dogs and cats. We are not a primary access emergency centre and this enables night staff to focus on patient care with less interruptions.

Responsibilities of the position:

Your skills and attributes:

Southpaws Offers:

Further Information:

If you would like further information about our company please visit our website www.southpaws.com.au

If this position is right for you and you would like to join our committed team, please address your application to info@southpaws.com.au (and copy to katesav@me.com ). Applications should include a cover letter and CV. Candidates will only be replied to if selected for interview. Referees should be available on request.


Thornbury Veterinary Hospital, Melbourne Inner North (posted 12th August)

VETERINARY NURSE

OUR LOCATION:
The clinic opened from scratch 6yrs ago and is in a very vibrant inner north suburb within close proximity to great café’s and shops as well as fantastic clientele with a high uptake of pet insurance who are willing to do what is recommended for their pets.

OUR CULTURE AND TEAM:
We have a friendly team at Thornbury Veterinary Hospital and pride ourselves in customer service and taking care of our clients and their pets to a very high standard. It has now become a busy small animal hospital with 3 Vets, 5 Nurses and a Practice Manager.
We strive for a culture of open communication. To us, this means that all of our staff are comfortable at giving and receiving honest, fair and timely feedback in a respectful manner.

Our core values are Respect, Professionalism, Co-operation/Teamwork and FUN!

THE POSITION – OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE:
This position is for 5 permanent days per week and rotational Saturdays.

This position has been created due to the increased workload of the practice. We have become very busy and now see the need to have an extra nurse on duty each weekday.

We are seeking an emotionally intelligent nurse with at least 2 years experience and who displays a calm, confident and proactive manner. We require a nurse who is well presented, easy going, enthusiastic and has excellent communication skills and is comfortable with giving and receiving feedback as described above. The ability to manage own time and handle the pressure of a busy day is essential. Our ideal candidate would display a bubbly and friendly personality with the ability to take direction well.

Only applicants with the above mentioned attributes will be considered for an interview.

OUR OFFER TO YOU:
We have a fun and easy going team who are all committed to providing the best care for our patients. We also enjoy a number of fun staff events throughout the year.

We are proactive in encouraging a great work / life balance by offering great hours of work. The clinic is open Monday – Friday from 8am to 6pm and Saturdays from 8am-1pm. No after hours or on call work is required.

We provide excellent staff discounts and opportunities for continuing education. We provide paid lunch breaks and fortnightly clinic meetings.

We have a fully equipped surgery and do orthopaedics, general surgery, dental proce-dures including dental xrays, digital xrays and in-house pathology.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please address your resume with a cover letter to Simone Horton at
simone@thornburyvet.com.au


Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery, Bulleen (posted 12th August) Part Time Experienced Vet Nurse

Manningham Vet Clinic & Cattery

Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery is a small animal veterinary practice, located in the suburb of Bulleen, that has been a feature of the local area for many years. Our clients and patients are like family.  

We are proud to be a fear free clinic. All consultations are 30 minutes in length to allow our patients time to acclimatize. Cats have a separate waiting area, consultation room and hospital ward. We use modern, science based, low stress handling techniques which requires patience and understanding from our team. As an ISFM-accredited clinic, our clients expect their cats to be handled the ‘no-scruff’ way – techniques which we are very keen to share.

Our clinic practices the highest standards of care. We are well-equipped with digital radiology, separate sterile surgeries, full IM3 dental suites including digital dental radiology, IV fluid pumps, Darvall heated breathing circuits, Doppler, blood pressure monitoring and pulse oximetry. The clinic is also fully computerised and runs Ciderhouse (soon to be EzyVet software).

As our clinic has been getting busier, we have a new position for a Part-Time Experienced Veterinary Nurse to join the Manningham family! The right candidate will be highly motivated with a strong work ethic, exceptional attention to detail and a ‘can do’ cat-titude.

About the role:

What we are looking for:

What we can offer you:

For further information, please visit: https://manninghamvet.com.au

Who is National Veterinary Care?

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of nearly 100 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

Sounds great! How do I apply?

Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.

Please contact Tayla Hayes, Recruitment and HRM assistant, via thayes@nvcltd.com.au or 07 3063 0922 or Apply Now!


RSPCA Victoria, Epping (posted 9th August) Full Time Qualified Vet Nurse

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Certified Veterinary Nurse

About the RSPCA

We are a leading animal welfare charity that works to end cruelty to all animals. Our purpose is to work with the community to achieve outstanding animal welfare through education, advocacy, animal care and protection. We achieve this by actively promoting their care and protection through awareness campaigns and education programs. Across Victoria we offer community services including the work undertaken by our Inspectorate, veterinary clinics and animal care teams.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an environment that is underpinned by our values: respect, consideration, clarity, accountability, expertise and collaboration.

About the role

RSPCA Victoria are currently seeking an enthusiastic and motivated qualified veterinary nurse to join our veterinary team at Epping. As our next full-time nurse, you will be required to work 38 hours per week from Monday to Friday.

Reporting to the Veterinary Nurse Team Leader, you will join a team of 3 vets and 4 nurses who provide veterinary care for shelter animals coming into our facility. You will work in various roles in the RSPCA clinic, including surgical nurse, wards nurse, consult nurse, welfare nurse and induction nurse, and your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will be required to have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

How to Apply

This is an incredible opportunity to join a dedicated and passionate team making a difference to animals in need.

If you believe you can make a difference to the protection and welfare of all animals then please visit the advertisement for this position on our website at http://www.rspcavic.org  to download the position description (top right-hand corner) and to apply online with your CV and supporting cover letter.

Click Apply Online to submit your application. Applications close Midnight on Sunday 25 August 2019.


National Veterinary Care, Melbourne (posted 8th August) Full Time Needs Based Floating Vet Nurse Across 9 Clinics

Floating Veterinary Nurse – Melbourne Clinics

National Veterinary Care (NVC) is a national provider of professional veterinary services. Our goals at NVC are to create an environment for veterinary professionals in which you can focus completely on pets and pet parents, and to provide all the tools and knowledge for you to do what you love – helping animals!

We are currently looking for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team. Working across nine well equipped clinics based in Melbourne, you will have access to great facilities and teams of experienced Vets and Vet Nurses.

The right candidate will be available fulltime, 76 hours per fortnight, and be flexible with travelling between our Melbourne based clinics. You must be willing to work Saturdays and have a vehicle and driver’s license to allow you to move between the clinics regularly.

What we are looking for:

What we are offering:

For more information about NVC, please visit www.nvcltd.com.au

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and rewarding cases, please contact Natasha Wardlaw, Recruitment & HR Coordinator via nwardlaw@nvcltd.com.au or apply now by following the link: https://applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC728-floating-veterinary-nurse


Carlton Veterinary Clinic, Inner Northern Melbourne (posted 7th August) Part Time Reception Nurse

Carlton Veterinary Clinic is located Carlton, a lively neighbourhood known for its “Little Italy” scene and immediately adjoining Melbourne’s central business district. We are spoilt for choice with an array of amazing cafes surrounding the clinic, many just a short stroll away. Please see here for more information on our location

Carlton Veterinary Clinic is a small animal veterinary practice providing veterinary service at the highest level, with an established core of committed clients. We are currently looking for a motivated and compassionate Part-Time Receptionist to join our lovely team. This role requires commitment to approximately 42 hours per fortnight and the ability to fulfil some nursing duties which include but are not limited to holding patients, assisting Vets and taking bloods.

The right candidate will have a commitment and passion for high level patient and client care and the desire to provide exemplary customer service. The perfect candidate will be able to work independently and as part of a team whilst demonstrating strong communication skills, along with having a collaborative team approach.

What we are looking for:

What we are offering:

To learn more about our clinic please visit https://carltonvet.com.au/

Our clinic is part of National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of nearly 100 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more!

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and challenging and rewarding cases, please Apply Now or contact Tayla Hayes, Recruitment and Human Resources Assistant via thayes@nvcltd.com.au!


Racecourse Road Vet Clinic, Pakenham (posted 5th August) Full or Part Time Experienced Vet Nurse

Racecourse Road Vet Clinic

Experienced Vet Nurse Required – Part Time / Full Time

Racecourse Road Veterinary Clinic is a looking for an experienced veterinary nurse to join our clinic in September. We are a busy family owned small animal practice located in Pakenham that takes pride in delivering the highest standard of care to our patients and clients.

We are currently looking for a Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our amazing team of 4.5 Vets and 5 nurses. The ideal candidate is someone who has a strong work ethic, committed to high standards of care and strong communication skills.

What we are looking for:

What we can offer you:

If you would like to join our team please send your resume including a cover letter to: david0807@gmail.com


Animal Emergency Centre, Frankston (posted 5th August) Full or Part Time Qualified ECC Vet Nurse

Animal Emergency Centre

Animal Emergency Centre Frankston are seeking an Emergency and Critical Care Nurse! Full time or part time applications are welcome.

Are you the kind of person who;

AEC Frankston is an established 24-hour ECC centre with an outstanding team of Vets and Nurses who are knowledgeable, approachable and highly supportive.  Our case-load is incredibly varied, exciting and often challenging, but very rewarding, plus we have everything you need to provide excellent nursing care . We can offer you a supportive work environment with a focus on education and professional development.

What we offer you:

Our ideal team member;

If this role sounds like the career change you’ve been waiting for and you would like to become part of our amazing team, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume to…. Nicole Pytellek  nicole.pytellek@aecvet.com.au


Mt Eliza Village Vet, Mornington Peninsula VIC (posted 2nd August) Casual Experienced Vet Nurse Parental Leave Cover

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Vet nurse required for regular casual shifts (2-3 per week) starting mid September.  This is to cover maternity leave of approximately 6 months.  Clinic open between 8.30-6pm weekdays and 9-1pm Saturdays.  Weekend work may be required down the track by negotiation.

Minimum 1 year of experience, new starters of Vet nursing courses looking for work placement need not apply as the position is only suited to a nurse with current experience working in a clinic.

Contact Dr Libby Sorensen on 0477 277 766 or via email sorensenpe@gmail.com

See our website https://www.mtelizavillagevet.com.au/

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RSPCA Burwood East, Eastern Melbourne (posted 2nd August) Casual Vet Nurses

About Us
RSPCA Victoria is a non-government, community-based, not-for-profit organisation whose vision is ‘ending cruelty to all animals’. We are Victoria’s best-known and most respected animal welfare organisation.

Our organisation’s purpose is to work with the community to achieve outstanding animal welfare through education, advocacy, and animal care and protection. RSPCA Victoria’s values – clarity and accountability, respect and consideration, and expertise and collaboration – set clear expectations for all our staff and volunteers.

About the role
We are currently recruiting casual Certified Veterinary Nurses to join our Veterinary team in Burwood East. The successful candidates will provide quality veterinary nursing to the animals within the animal care centre and enhance the long-term viability of the clinic by providing a high level of customer service. Successful performance of the role will require a good working knowledge of veterinary nursing patient care.

The successful applicant will be required to work over a 7-day rotating roster, including weekends and public holidays.

Roles duties & responsibilities

Skills & experience required

Qualifications

How to Apply
If you'd like to work with our team and make a difference to the protection and welfare of all animals, please visit the advertisement for this position on our website at www.rspcavic.org and download the position description (top right-hand corner).

Click Apply Online to submit your application. Please upload your cover letter and resume as one PDF document. Applications for this role will close midnight on 18 August 2019.


Barkers Veterinary Clinic & Hospital, Hawthorn (posted 29th July) Full Time Experienced & Qualified Vet Nurse / Technician

Veterinary Nurse/Technician Required – Full Time

We are not looking for the average nurse – we want the Exceptional Nurse!

Do you tick these boxes?

Do you want to leave work at the end of the day feeling like you were appreciated and that you made a difference?

We need an experienced, qualified veterinary nurse who is ready to take on the responsibility of leading our nursing team in our friendly small animal clinic.

Responsibilities will include:

The successful applicant will have:

What can we offer you?

If you want an exciting new challenge, email your CV and cover letter to The Practice Manager, Steven Letcher - admin@barkersvet.com.

www.barkersvet.com and facebook


Lancefield Equine Clinic, Macedon Ranges (posted 26th July) Equine Vet Nurse

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We require an equine veterinary nurse for a full time position at our equine clinic in central Victoria.  The practice is a 2 veterinarian practice, nestled in the picturesque foot hills of the Macedon Ranges.

A qualification in veterinary nursing, equine veterinary nursing or a certificate IV will be regarded highly, but not essential, as we can provide training.

You must have experience handling horses. This role is to support veterinarians, so you will be required to accompany vets on their ambulatory rounds and assist in the field with procedures.  The clinic has a hospital facility where horses are admitted for care, and a stud farm where mares are foaled down and breeding is carried out. You will be involved in the care of horses at both locations.

You will have exceptional customer service skills, and a pleasant phone manner.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.  You will have demonstrated client relationship building skills and a hard working and a hands-on approach to your work.

Experience with Vision VPM software is an advantage.  You will have a willingness to roll up your sleeves and get involved at all levels, with energy and drive, and possess effective time management and organisational skills.

Trainees as well as experienced nurses are welcome to apply.

Covering letter and resumes to Dr Miesja Reynolds, office.lec@bigpond.com or phone 03 5429 1609.

See our website https://lancefieldequineclinic.com/

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Swan Street Veterinary & Wellness Centre, Richmond (posted 26th July) Full Time Vet Nurse

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Full Time Veterinary Nurse to join our Amazing Team

Our mantra is: “To be the practice of choice by reputation.” Our facilities are state of the art and we are an ASAV accredited Hospital of Excellence, ISFM Gold Certified Clinic located in vibrant Richmond

We believe our entire team are exceptional and we’re renowned for our fun, social and positive work culture.

We pride ourselves on practicing the highest standards of veterinary medicine, surgery and preventative health. We deliver best care by using modern technology such as digital radiography, digital dental radiography and diagnostic ultrasound. These are just a few of our high-tech features.

See photos here

We’re growing and so now we have a position available for a superstar experienced Veterinary Nurse with great interpersonal skills to join our dynamic team!

Ideally you will be someone who enjoys taking responsibility for your role with great communication skills and a ‘can do’ attitude! Our clients are awesome, so building relationships with clients and patients must be a passion.

Some of your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

What we offer:

Who we’d like:

Our practice is open 7.30am – 7.30pm Monday to Friday and 8am - 3pm Saturdays. We’re located in Richmond, an area known for great coffee, great food, and great public transport. If you feel that this might be the role for you and you see yourself as a culture fit for Swan Street Vet, start by checking out our website at www.swanstreetvet.com.au

Do we sound or look like your employer of choice?... then send us a 30 second elevator pitch (short video/power point) of who you are, how your skills could assist SSV and why you’d like to join our tight knit and incredibly fun team! We’ll leave the format up to you but be innovative like us and then email that along with your resume to carmen@swanstreetvet.com.au

Apply quickly so you don’t miss out on your next great job!

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Ringwood Vet Emergency, Melbourne East (posted 26th July) Lead Vet Nurse

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HEY YOU. Yes, you. Stop searching for a fun, fantastic job - you’ve just found it.

Do you feel like you are ready for a new phase of growth in your career but at the same time not sure what you are looking for?

Have you been hearing about “nurse empowerment”, love the sound of it and want to participate but don’t know what it looks like?

We know what it looks like. And we need YOU.

We are looking for someone who is proud to be a vet nurse and thinks vet nursing is the best job in the world.

We are looking for someone who is courageous and wants to be part of rapidly growing 24/7 emergency centre and day hospital and take on the challenge of scaling the nursing output of our constantly growing team (soon to be 40+ staff).

We are looking for someone who is bold and determined to shape the next generation of aspiring vet nurses to be the best in the industry and develop our nursing internship program.

We are looking for a leader.

You are expected to take the lead in tackling emergency trauma cases, CT scans, ICU internal medical cases with CRIs running everywhere, back to back ex-lap surgeries and so much more, all at emergency hours.

You should be excited to provide an industry-leading customer experience for our clients, an individually tailored wellness plan for each of their pets and be an extension of their family.

Most importantly, you will be eager to continuously reiterate and advance the back-end operations from setting a gold standard in theatre nursing, be a role model for junior nurses and ensuring the rest of the team will be able to deliver the premium level of experience that our clients want.

To be considered you must have a Certificate IV Qualifications as a Veterinary Nurse (or equivalent) and a minimum of two years' nursing experience, ideally in a fast-paced environment. A diploma is preferred. Aspiring NVE candidates will also be considered.

Remuneration will be $70k - $85k depending on experience. 4 weeks of annual leave provided and 1 week of paid C.E. leave will be provided for those who strive for excellence. 

These are some hard criteria that must be met:

If you think you are exactly who we are looking for. Please send your information by following this link
https://docs.google.com/forms/Leadvetnurse

See our website https://www.ringwoodvetemergency.com.au/

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Oakleigh Central Veterinary Clinic, South-East Melbourne (posted 25th July) Full Time Senior Vet Nurse

Senior Veterinary nurse required for a full time position at the Oakleigh Central Vet.

We are a successful small animal practice with a wonderful, close knit team. We work out of a fully renovated, purpose built clinic five and a half days a week. Our clients and their pets are our number one priority, after all, without them we would not have a business!

To be successful in this position you will need the following:

Our clients and their pets are our priority and we pride ourselves on going the extra mile for them.

We are a reasonably small, busy practice and work closely together, the applicant will need to be both self motivated and able to work in a team environment.

Ideally the applicant will have experience using RX works, grooming and be comfortable with all aspects of general nursing.

If you think this role is a good fit for you, please contact Julie or David
info@oakleighcentralvet.com.au
03 9568 2211

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


Greencross Vets Caulfield South, South-East Melbourne (posted 24th July)

Full-Time Veterinary Nurse – Caulfield South, VIC

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 an enthusiastic Certificate IV qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Caulfield South clinic.

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:
Aimee Bingley
Practice Manager
Aimee.Bingley@greencrossvet.com.au


Balwyn Veterinary Surgery, Eastern Melbourne (posted 16th July) Part Time Vet Nurse With Potential For Full Time

Experienced Vet Nurse Required – Part time leading to full time in a couple of months

An exciting opportunity has risen for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our amazing and passionate team comprising of 4.5 vets, 5 nurses and a practice manager. We are looking to employ a veterinary nurse with the commitment and passion for high level patient and client care and the desire to provide exemplary customer service. The ideal candidate will be able to work independently and as part of a team whilst demonstrating strong communication skills, along with having a mutual team approach.

About Us:
The Balwyn Veterinary Surgery is a very busy small animal practice located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Our aim is to provide our clients with the highest standard of veterinary care for their pets, in a genuinely warm, friendly and helpful environment, and in doing this creating a stimulating, energetic and happy place to work for all employees.

What we are looking for:

What we can offer you:

If you would like to join our team please send your resume including a cover letter to:
balvetpm@gmail.com

Alternatively, if you have any questions regarding this position you can contact Alicia on 9817 4561

For more information, see https://myvet.net.au/ and


Peninsula Vet Care, Mornington Peninsula (posted 12th July) Casual Experienced Vet Nurse

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse required – Casual

Are you passionate about your work as a Veterinary Nurse but looking for a little more variety?

Then we have the position for you!

We are currently seeking an experienced Veterinary Nurse to provide permanent leave coverage for our full-time and part-time nurses across our five Mornington Peninsula sites, including our 24 hour emergency and referral centre – if you’re up for the challenge. Our GP clinics are open from 8am until 7pm Monday to Friday, 9am until 5pm Saturdays and 10am until 2pm Sundays, so flexibility in work hours and locations is a necessity for this position.

The beauty of this position is, it will expose you to a wide variety of services offered by our clinics, including orthopaedics, reproduction, behaviour, pet export, emergency and critical care just to name a few.

Successful applicants need to have:

If this sounds like you, please send your application to management@penvetcare.com.au

Or call Cameron on 5986 2254 if you have any questions regarding this position.

See our website http://www.penvetcare.com.au/


The Broadmeadows Vet, North-West Melbourne (posted 10th July) Casual Vet Nurse With a View to Part Time

The Broadmeadows Vet is currently seeking a casual experienced Veterinary Nurse with the view to part time employment in the future.

The successful applicant should hold a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent and have a minimum of 2 years clinical experience.

The applicant must have outstanding customer service skills, strong communication skills, excellent time management and the ability to work alone.

Salary would be negotiable and commensurate with experience.

Please forward applications to manager.broadmeadowsvet@gmail.com

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


Pet Emergency and Specialist Centre, East Malvern (posted 10th July) Full & Part Time Nurse Vacancies

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Full Time & Part Time Emergency Nurses

We are offering competitive rates approximately $25-$30/hr for experienced nurses to apply for shift work in an established modern boutique emergency service located inner east metro Melbourne.

Training and support will be provided in-house by our experienced staff. This provides a learning environment for experienced general practice nurses to improve their skill set and increase their knowledge in the exciting field of emergency pet care.  

Nurses will be required to work 8-12 hr shifts rotating days, evenings, overnight and alternate weekends. 

Duties will include: triage, in-patient care, lab work, radiology / ultrasound / CT, postoperative patient care and client interaction (after hours reception) as well as cleaning and other duties as required.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

Email your expression of interest, CV and 3 recent references to admin@petemergency.com.au

www.petemergency.com.au

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Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital, Congupna (Shepparton) (posted 9th July) Full Time Seasonal Equine Nurse September to January

Seasonal nursing position- Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital, Shepparton, Victoria, Australia

Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital is one of the busiest equine referral hospitals in the Southern hemisphere. We have specialists in equine medicine, surgery and reproduction with the hospital, ambulatory and reproduction services collectively see over 4000 cases annually. The hospital provides a stimulating environment, training residents, interns and final year veterinary students all year round. During the season, approximately 100 equine neonates are admitted to the hospital for intensive care.

GVEH is seeking a seasonal equine nurse to work within the hospital from September 2019 to January 2020. The position will involve rotations through surgery, medicine (day and night shift ICU) and outpatients, with the successful applicants integrating into the existing 5-person nursing team.

A great attitude and good horse handling skills are essential for the position, with equine nursing experience or qualifications desirable. A strong team work ethic and the ability to work with minimal supervision are essential. The position is full time and involve some afterhours and night shifts on a shared, rotating schedule. An attractive salary will be offered to the right candidate.

For further information please contact applications@gvequine.com.au

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Lort Smith Animal Hospital, North Melbourne (posted 4th July) Full Time Experienced Vet Nurse

Veterinary Nurse

Attention Vet Nurses, this is not your average role!

Would you like to work for an organisation truly committed to providing exceptional veterinary care and preserving the human-animal bond irrespective of a person's circumstance? 

Are you looking for a unique opportunity where you can improve the health and happiness of animals and the people who care for them?

If you answered yes, then we’d love to hear from you because we are currently searching for permanent full time or part time qualified Veterinary Nurses to join us at Lort Smith - Australia’s largest not-for-profit animal hospital.

Lort Smith’s mission is to improve the health and happiness of animals and the people who care for them.  We do this via three very important streams of work; in our hospital by providing exceptional veterinary care and preserving the human-animal bond irrespective of a person’s circumstance; in our adoption centre by providing sanctuary, rehabilitation, welfare and a new home for animals; and through our community outreach programs by promoting responsible pet ownership and nurturing the human-animal bond.  

In this role, you will be working in a large team of dedicated nurses and vets in a fast paced environment. Your ability to work collaboratively with fellow team members and build rapport with clients will be second to none.

We are looking to fill this vacancy as soon as possible so if you meet the required criteria, apply via this link: http://adr.to/z5tve


Dr Paws Wangaratta, North East Victoria (posted 2nd July) Full Time

Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Nurse

A exciting full time opportunity for a bubbly, customer focused, patient focused, team focused, veterinary nurse in a busy and well regarded vet clinic in Wangaratta. You will have exceptional customer service, a positive outlook and be willing to learn. You will be responsible for managing out the back and work alongside management to grow team skills. Must be confident in surgery and patient care!

Dr Paws Wangaratta is in need of an experienced full time nurse. Located in north east Victoria, our vision is to be the leader in veterinary care. We strive to provide an environment that is collaborative and progressive, by continually improving our knowledge, skills and ability to help our patients and their owners.

We currently have 1 full time veterinarian, 1 part time veterinarian, and 3 support staff members. We pride ourselves in ongoing education and we empower our Nurses to support their teams through upskilling.

The ideal applicant should have a certificate IV in veterinary nursing or equivalent and a minimum of 2 year experience. Outstanding customer service, strong communication skills, great time management skills are essential. The position involves general nursing including medical and surgical aspect, reception duties, general cleaning and a great care of clients and patients. 

Our clients have the desire and often the means to investigate, treat and care for their pets. Client education is very important and communication critical in achieving optimal outcomes, so a candidate who can develop strong client relationships is preferred.

Overview of Key skills for this role include:

Clinic culture and working relationships are important to us. Often in small working environments, staff become like family and we aim to look after each other, be supportive of one another and encourage growth.

The clinic is open 6 days per week and the job will involve one in four Saturdays (but no after hours) work.

If you are interested in becoming a part of our veterinary team please contact  wangaratta@drpaws.com.au


Animal Aid Veterinary Clinic, Coldstream (posted 1st July) Part Time Experienced Vet Nurses

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Experienced Vet Nurse - Permanent Part-Time

Position 1 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & 1 x 4 hour shift a month on a Saturday

The position would require flexibility to be able to cover other nurses annual leave throughout the year.

Are you looking for an opportunity with a difference; a role with strong emotional reward and a sense of purpose?

A fantastic opportunity exists for an experienced Vet Nurse to join the Animal Aid family. Our clinic primarily cares for small animals, with occasional exotics and small ruminant cases.

Working with Animal Aid’s shelter animals is a highly rewarding experience; when paired with a balance of private practice work, you will have a holistic and highly rewarding role.

Are you confident working in our reception, greeting clients, taking bookings, assisting our head vet during consultations & performing other duties as required?

Animal Aid is excited to have recently completed the build of our brand new vet clinic and we have recently welcomed our new Practice Manager Dr Nico Maritz who comes to us with over 28 years of experience.

Applications including a cover letter to be sent to Ariel Jennings – ajennings@animalaid.org.au

See our website https://animalaid.org.au/vet-clinic/

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Ballarat Veterinary Practice Equine Clinic, Ballarat (posted 28th June) Equine Vet Nurse

Equine Veterinary Nurse

• Compassion • Respect • Professionalism • Teamwork

Above award salary + 9.5% super + 38hrs per week over four days + extra leave for study + access to EAP + friendly and supportive team = great opportunity!

If you’re an experienced and passionate Equine Veterinary Nurse, who wants to work in a highly skilled and professional clinic, then keep reading!

The Ballarat Veterinary Practice Equine Clinic was established in 1945 and is one of the largest and most experienced equine hospitals in the Southern Hemisphere. It is a full-service equine hospital offering both primary and referral consultations. Our fully equipped hospital offers a complete range of services including surgery, medicine, racetrack ambulatory, and advanced diagnostic imaging.

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Our highly skilled and dynamic team is comprised of three specialist surgeons, five associate veterinarians, and an experienced and dedicated group of nurses, intern veterinarians, stable attendants and administration staff. Our broad experience and knowledge base means that not only are we well equipped to provide superior care and service to our equine patients, but also there is remarkable potential for you to learn from, and grow within our team.

This is an exciting position. You will learn and grow under the guidance of our highly skilled Head Nurse, and our broader veterinary team. The remarkably low turnover of staff in our nursing team means that this is an opportunity that does not present itself often.

If you’d like to see what it’s like to work within our clinics, please click on this link.

You will be:

Ballarat is a beautiful, thriving city of more than 100,000 people, making it the third largest inland city in Australia. It has a vibrant sporting, arts and cultural community. Ballarat boasts affordable living, top class schools, hospitals, sporting and entertainment venues of its own, whilst Melbourne is little more than an hour away via train or on the freeway. Click on this link for more on Ballarat!

You should mark your application “Equine Nurse”, and send your covering letter and resume to jobs@bvp.com.au to the attention of Jools Glinkowski.

See our website www.bvp.com.au/equine.php

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Animal Referral Hospital, Essendon Fields (posted 27th June) Full Time Experienced ECC Vet Nurse

Emergency & Critical Care Nurse Team Leader
The Animal Referral Hospital – Essendon Fields, VIC
Job Number: MB1909

About us
The Animal Referral Hospital (ARH) Essendon has a 24 hour per day, 7 days a week, dedicated emergency and critical care (ECC) service. The hospital is staffed with an outstanding team of emergency veterinarians and nurses working alongside specialists in ECC, internal medicine and surgery. We aim to provide a responsive, comprehensive emergency and referral service to Victorian veterinarians, their clients and their patients. We provide high professional and clinical standards, which are tempered with genuine care and compassion.

We are now looking for an Emergency Nurse Team Leader to join the team on a permanent full-time basis. The successful candidate will be an experienced Emergency Nurse who can act as a mentor for the nurses with a combination of their strong clinical and people skills. The role is based at our Essendon Fields facility and will require some flexibility in terms of hours in order to build and maintain relationships with weekend and overnight staff.

To ensure success in the role, the successful candidate must have:

 This is a great opportunity for an experienced nurse who enjoys mentoring and training others. They will expand their skills and knowledge in a supportive, exciting and dynamic environment. It is a challenging and rewarding position where you can make a difference. Ongoing education and development is highly encouraged at ARH. Remuneration is $60k-$70k + super, dependant on experience.

To apply
If this sounds like your next role, please apply by submitting your updated CV to recruitment@arhvets.com, quoting job number ‘MB1909’ in the subject line of your email.

Belinda Tonna
HR Officer
Animal Referral Hospital
72 Hargrave Avenue
Essendon Fields VIC 3040
www.arhvets.com.au  


Animal Eye Care, Malvern East (posted 24th June) Part Time Qualified Experienced Vet Nurse

Animal Eye Care is the leading veterinary ophthalmology clinic in Australia and we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team.

We are looking for a professional with excellent communication and organisational skills who can work well both as part of a team and independently.  This is a part time position working Fridays.  Experience in ophthalmic nursing is not required as training will be provided.

A certificate IV or equivalent experience is required.

We provide excellent above award salaries and support to continue with training and education. You’ll have the opportunity to expand your skills in anaesthesia, ophthalmic nursing and client relations.

If you’d like to be a part of the AEC team, please contact Jane Whitley at jane@animaleyecare.com.au. Applications should include a current CV and a cover letter.


Port Phillip Animal Hospital, Albert Park (posted 21st June) Full Time Experienced Vet Nurse

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Permanent Full Time Vet Nurse Required

The Port Phillip Animal Hospital is a busy, fast growing, inner city small animal hospital that practices veterinary medicine and surgery to a high clinical standard.

An opportunity exists for a full time experienced Vet Nurse to join our professional and relaxed team.

We are a well equipped multi vet practice with digital X-ray, dental X-ray, ultrasound, endoscope and full surgical equipment. We do plenty of orthopaedic surgery including TPLO.

Salary is well above award rates.

If you would like to become part of our team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume to Dr Emma Prideaux ppahvetjobs@gmail.com  or call 9686 8838 for more information.

See our website http://www.ppah.com.au/

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Armstrong Creek Veterinary Practice, Waurn Ponds (posted 18th June) Full Time Head Vet Nurse

Armstrong Creek Vet Clinic

Full Time – Head veterinary Nurse
Opening the end of July, a brand new, innovative small animal veterinary practice.

This is a unique opportunity to be an influential practice leader to help implement the opening of the practice.

The successful applicant must have

Join the team in a brand new, purpose-built SA practice in a new development on the outskirts of Geelong. 10 minutes from the beaches of Torquay and start of the Great Ocean Road and 10 minutes to the city centre of Geelong.

Armstrong Creek is a master planned community that is a highly sought-after urban growth area. The community design of open spaces, schools, childcare centres, sports grounds, supermarkets, cafes, public transport and a walkable ethos sets a new benchmark in best practice urban development.

The successful applicant will be part of a highly skilled, vibrant, community focused veterinary clinic. The new concept in veterinary design sets a benchmark of only the highest standards of customer service, animal care, diagnostics and management.

Full time position
Above award salary
Start Late July 2019

If you have the skills and passion to take on this role, please send your cover letter and resume to
info@armstrongcreekvetpractice.com.au



 


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