Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - Victoria


Ringwood East Vet Care Animal Hospital, South East Melbourne (posted 14th June) Part Time Vet Nurse

Experienced Veterinary Nurse Position – Part Time

Ringwood East Vetcare Animal Hospital

A position has become available in our clinic for an experienced part-time veterinary nurse (approximately 20-30 hours per week). Saturday shifts will be on a rotational basis once familiar with the clinic and the day-to-day running of the practice.

We are a small animal clinic located in Ringwood East in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne - an easy commute from the freeway or train station and a short stroll from our local shopping strip (so you will never be caught out without enough lunch!)

We pride ourselves on offering our clients a high level of veterinary care for their pets with outstanding customer support.  Our ideal candidate would be very friendly with the ability to help our clients (and their pets) feel right at home from the moment they walk in the door. Due to clinic growth, we are often very busy with surgery and hospital patients and require someone efficient and organised for this role.
Excellent customer service skills, flexibility in hours and attention to detail is also desirable. Our staff are a very close-knit team who genuinely look out for each other, so we highly value the ability to fit in and work well within a team environment.

The role will comprise of a variety of duties including general nursing duties, surgical nursing, hospital patient monitoring, reception and assisting in our on-site cattery boarding facility. Our nurses are always highly involved in the cases we see and as such they have developed a keen understanding of the management of the various disease processes we encounter.  If this appeals to you and you are looking for a position where your nursing skills can develop and be respected and rewarded, then we would love to hear from you.

We have all of the equipment you would want to work with, making diagnosing and treating our patients that much easier. Including full in-house pathology, x-rays, ultrasound and full surgical monitoring equipment. We are also lucky enough to perform a wide range of soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries.

If you think that this is the job for you then we would love to hear from you!

Please contact practice principal Dr Ivor Javen on info@ringwoodeastvetcare.com.au

www.ringwoodeastvetcare.com.au


Chelsea Veterinary Clinic, Melbourne (posted 12th June) Casual

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Looking for a casual nurse to come on board, qualified in Certificate IV or soon be qualified with experience in small animal surgery.

Needs to have experience in all aspects of the clinic (reception, handling and surgery(anaesthetic monitoring)), as well working independently and in conjunction with other staff members.

Offering 3 shifts a week, including a Saturday 9-2pm (Total 20 hours) With potential to cover further shifts if required and holiday leave in August (full time hours, approx. 40 hours)

We are a small family owned business, with a single vet. Our aim is to provide friendly, professional and high-quality pet care.

If you are honest, reliable, with great customer service and communication skills, and efficient time management skills, please send us an email with your resume to info@chelseavet.com.au or call us on 03 9772 5386.

Chelsea Veterinary Clinic
499 Nepean Hwy
CHELSEA, VIC, 3196


The Blackburn Vet, East of Melbourne (posted 12th June) Full Time Vet Nurse

Veterinary Nurse – Full Time

The Blackburn Vet is a small animal veterinary practice, providing veterinary service at the highest level since 1977.  With an established core of committed clients, we are seeking a Full-time Veterinary Nurse to join our team.

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://blackburnvet.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! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and challenging and rewarding cases, please Apply Now


Peninsula Vet Care, Mornington, Vic (posted 11th June) Nursing Clinic Coordinator / Team Leader

Team Leader Required

Peninsula Vet Care is a group of five locally owned and operated veterinary hospitals combined with an emergency and referral centre on the Mornington Peninsula.

We are currently looking for a full time nursing clinic coordinator to lead a team of nurses at our new purpose built general practice hospital in Mornington.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful applicant to play a pivotal role in the running of our hospital, in a combined hands on nursing and leadership role.

The position entails:

You will receive a high level of support from a dedicated management team on a day to day basis along with professional career development.

Position requirements:

If this sounds like you, please send your application to jenna@penvetcare.com.au or call Jenna on 5986 6963 if you have any questions regarding this position.


Southern Animal Health, Cheltenham (posted 11th June) Casual Vet Nurse

CASUAL VETERINARY NURSE POSITION - Experience Preferred but not mandatory

A casual position has become available at Southern Animal Health and Dingley Veterinary Clinics. The position will be for approximately 35-40 hours per week, entailing four weekdays and one in three weekends. There is opportunity to perform extra hours if desired. The position requires quality nursing skills coupled with the ability to work within a fast-paced environment. We would love you to be able to multi task, have fun and most of all, love to learn!

Southern Animal Health is a state of the art, purpose built hospital located in the heart of Bayside. Since 2009, Dr Marcus Hayes has offered SAH’s less retail oriented, high level medical and surgical services. The practice has since attracted the highest quality vets and nurses who enjoy working this way.

We offer a low marketing philosophy concentrating on pet health rather than product sales, separate feline and canine waiting and consulting rooms, advanced medical and surgical procedures, pet transport and extended hours seven days a week to keep our clients away from emergency centres.

Previous experience in the role is preferred although not mandatory. Applicants must live reasonably locally. Driver’s license and car is a must.

Please feel free to explore our website for our philosophy as well as taking a tour around our practice.

If you:

Then please forward your resume and cover letter to Southern Animal Health's Practice Manager: SAH@outlook.com.au.

Southern Animal Health / Dingley Veterinary Clinic

www.SouthernAnimalHealth.com.au


Reservoir Veterinary Clinic, Melbourne (posted 11th June)

Reservoir

Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist - Reservoir Veterinary Clinic

12 Month Fixed Term Contract – Maternity Leave Cover

Reservoir Veterinary Clinic is a small animal veterinary practice, providing veterinary service at the highest level. With an established core of committed clients we are seeking an experienced part-time Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist, with energy and drive to contribute to our committed and compassionate team. 

We are currently looking for a motivated and compassionate Receptionist to join our lovely team in a part-time capacity for a 12-month Fixed Term Contract covering Maternity Leave.  This role requires commitment to 60-70 hours per fortnight, including every second Saturday.

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://reservoirvet.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! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and challenging and rewarding cases, please Apply Now! here https://applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC667-veterinary-nurse-receptionist


Ripponlea Veterinary Hospital, Inner Melbourne (posted 7th June)

Ripponlea

Ripponlea Veterinary Hospital is looking for a motivated nurse to join their team. This role is aimed at an experienced nurse looking to enjoy both patient and client care. This role will be part time with the potential to increase hours later in the year. 

Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

Major responsibilities include:

What we can offer the right candidate:

Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing why you’re the perfect nurse for the role to michelle.harris@ripponleavet.com.au


Sunbury Animal Hospital, NW Melbourne (posted 5th June) Part Time

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Part-Time Vet Nurse

Experience not required, however, the right attitude is.

If this sounds too good to be true, read on...

We need a new, part time nurse who wants to join our vibrant and enthusiastic team. You'll need to be willing to push yourself to make a difference in our practice, and to our clients and their pets. You’ll also need drive and passion to fit with the ethos of our practice.

We focus on team building, only the highest standards of care, and training both in the veterinary field, as well as personal development. We have all the toys in our purpose built, spacious practice – DR digital radiography, digital dental radiography, video endoscopy, latest in-house blood analyser, colour Doppler ultrasound, etc.

If you are just "looking for a job", then this position won’t suit you. However, if you are a caring person and working in an extraordinary practice with an exceptional team is important to you, then please call Glen Hastie on 0409 196 110, and email your CV to glen.hastie@gmail.com.

Sunbury Animal Hospital
63 Macedon Street
Sunbury, VIC, 3429

(03) 9744 3611

www.sunburyanimalhospital.com.au


Balwyn Veterinary Surgery, Melbourne SE Suburbs (posted 5th June) Full or Part Time

Balwyn Veterinary Surgery logo

FT or PT Veterinary Nurse Required

The Balwyn Veterinary Surgery is looking for a Part-time or Fulltime Veterinary Nurse.
Hours may initially be around 25 hours per week, with possible increase to full-time later in the year.

We are a well established, busy clinic in the south eastern suburbs, 10km from the city and on the tram line. We are currently in the process of building a strong support team for our vets and clients so we can continue to offer the high standard of care and communication that we are renowned for.

Our vision is –

At The Balwyn Veterinary Surgery we aim 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

The right candidate must have the following attributes:

In return, we will offer:

Duties will include:

If you believe you would be an asset to our team, we would love to hear from you.

Please email a cover letter and resume to the following address:

Amanda Gross (Senior Veterinarian/Business Owner) at gross_amanda@hotmail.com

Click here for clinic photos


RSPCA Burwood East, Eastern Melbourne (posted 4th June) 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 4 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). Applications for this role will close midnight on 23rd June 2019.

Click Apply Online to submit your application. Please upload your cover letter and resume as one PDF document.


Swan Street Veterinary & Wellness Centre, Richmond (posted 3rd June)

Full Time Amazing Veterinary Nurse

Our mantra is: “To be the practice of choice by reputation.” Our facilities are state of the art and we are an ASAV 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.

We’re growing and so now we have a position available for a superstar experienced Veterinary Nurse 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 pubic 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!


Preston Vet Clinic and Hospital, Northern Melbourne (posted 31st May)

The PRESTON VET CLINIC & HOSPITAL located 7 kms north of Melbourne CBD has a vacancy for a FULL TIME EXPERIENCED NURSE to join our growing team. If you hold a Cert IV and have significant experience working in a busy small animal practice then we would love to hear from you.

The Clinic which has been serving the community since its establishment in 1952 is purpose built and can be viewed on our website www.prestonvet.com.au

The Clinic is PRIVATELY OWNED and with plenty of supportive staff around, you will always be able to do what good nurses do best-- provide both clients and patients with the CARE they deserve without having to upsell all the time!

Some reception, roving, surgical nursing and minimal weekend work will be required. Working hours will be generally not more than 38 hours a week .

So, if you are an experienced , enthusiastic and passionate nurse seeking a good Work-Life balance, you are welcome to forward your CV to raelenez@netspace.net.au

For more information, see


The Lost Dogs Home Veterinary Clinic, North Melbourne (posted 31st May) Full Time Shelter Nurse Team Leader

Shelter Nurse Team Leader

Short Description :
The Lost Dogs Home is currently seeking a shelter nurse team leader for our North Melbourne shelter on a 12 month contract.

Full Job Description:
The Lost Dogs' Home is one of the country's largest animal welfare organisations, caring for more than 20,000 cats and dogs each year. We pride ourselves on employing qualified individuals who demonstrate a strong commitment to animal welfare, shelter medicine, community education and the cause.

We are looking to appoint a Shelter Nurse Team Leader (Full Time- 38hrs per week) at our North Melbourne Shelter on a 12 month contract. You will be responsible for overseeing the efficient daily operation of patient care and surgical case workloads within the shelter and ensuring that high levels of patient care standards and shelter communications are maintained.

As a Head Vet Nurse, you will build upon the success of the current team and drive the hospital forward, through;

Our North Melbourne Shelter Hospital is fully equipped with two sterile surgical tables, wet table, IM3 dental machine, in house bloods, digital radiography, anaesthetic monitoring and access to ultrasound at our private veterinary clinic across the road.

We are seeking an influential practice leader with a track record of managing a shelter team; alternatively, we will consider someone who wishes to step up to this role who has a proven track record working as a Senior Vet Nurse. You’ll possess natural leadership and supervisory abilities and have the ability to lead and manage s dynamic and high achieving team. You will also be provided with ongoing training and development opportunities to enable you to succeed.

If you have the skills, experience and maturity to be successful in this role, please click on the “Apply Now” button, ensuring you have attached your cover letter and current resume in Word or PDF format. If you have any questions, please contact recruitment@dogshome.com or telephone Carla on 03 9321 8767 for more information.


Ivanhoe Veterinary Clinic, North-East Melbourne (posted 31st May) Part Time Vet Nurse

Part Time Veterinary Nurse

The team at Ivanhoe Veterinary Clinic is on the lookout for another exceptional vet nurse to join us! We've recently renovated our clinic and the results are amazing. One of our fantastic Vet Nurses is having a career change so we are now on the lookout for another talented and highly motivated veterinary nurse. Our aim is to be the best general practice clinic in Melbourne – keep reading if you can you help us get there.

Why would you want to be a part of the Ivanhoe Vet Clinic team?

Our fabulous team currently consists of four vets, Victoria (head vet and owner), Suzanne, Rebecca and Samantha as well as five qualified veterinary nurses, Jacinta (head nurse), Lauren, Stefan, Sophie and Julie. We are also fortunate to have a fantastic receptionist, Adrienne, and a business manager and co-owner, Simon. You can check us out online at our website www.ivanhoevet.com.au or our facebook page. With such a great team around you, you'll be well supported in your role with us.

We are located on Upper Heidelberg Road in Ivanhoe so getting here is easy. There are two train stations in easy walking distance, or if you are driving, we are only 10km from Melbourne and not far from the Eastern freeway.

This is a Part Time position and we are looking for a Vet nurse who is:

If you can see yourself as part of our team, what are you waiting for!?

We want to hear from you now. Please email your application, including a cover letter and resume to simon@ivanhoevet.com.au or call us at 03 9499 3691 for more information.


PETstock VET Hoppers Crossing, South-West Melbourne (posted 27th May) Part Time Vet Nurse

Experienced / Qualified Veterinary Nurse – PETstock VET Hoppers Crossing

Are you longing to “care for every pet as though it is your own”? Then PETstock VET Hoppers Crossing is the clinic for you.

Under the family owned, friendly, pet-loving banner of PETstock, our practice is privately owned and run day-to-day by two passionate partners Lee and Kate.

Our clinic is a bright, fresh, purpose built facility with modern equipment. Our team are fun, friendly and caring animal lovers who enjoy fussing over clients and pets every day. We love to learn, practice high standards and build lasting relationships with our clients and patients. Cats love us because we hold a silver ISFM accreditation.

Why we are different – purpose built hospital and brand new equipment
All our hospitals are located within PETstock stores. This means you see your patients more than just once a year for a quick vaccination, as they stop for a chat or a pat whenever they come into the store. Our amazing staff discounts mean that staff pets usually have all the latest treats and toys. Our hospitals are purpose built and fitted with brand new equipment. We also have a veterinary support team at head office, who are all vets and nurses themselves. All PETstock veterinarians have the clinical freedom to determine best practice medicine for their patients.

The Position – our ideal candidate
The successful nurse who joins our team will ideally have a minimum of 1 year of vet nursing experience. They should love their job, enjoy positive communication and interactions, be eager to learn and grow, love providing first class service to pets and clients, but most of all, desire to practice high standards of veterinary medicine.

Our hours of work are 8-6:30pm Monday to Friday and 9-4pm on Saturdays. We are after a permanent part time team member looking for 20-30 hours per week, with a view of increasing your hours as we grow.

Does that sound like you? Go on apply……….

Email - hopperscrossingmgr@petstockvet.com.au

Check us out at https://www.petstock.com.au/store/petstock-vet-hoppers-crossing

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The Veterinary Surgery, Yarrambat & Nth Warrandyte (posted 24th May) Full Time Vet Nurse Parental Leave Cover

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse position – FULL TIME (Maternity Position No 2 - I think it’s in the water!) Starting August 19)

Located in Melbourne's north-eastern suburbs, The Veterinary Surgery comprises two practices; Yarrambat Veterinary Hospital & North Warrandyte Veterinary Clinic (both roughly 50min from Melbourne's CBD).

Our friendly, busy mixed practice requires an experienced veterinary nurse to fill a 12 month maternity leave position, with potential for further on-going employment opportunities.

Whilst we are a mixed practice, we keenly encourage small-animal nurses to apply.

What we are looking for in the ideal candidate:

We are hoping the new applicant would be able to start August/September 2019!

Please forward your cover letter & CV to:
jhall@thevetsurgery.com.au

See our website www.thevetsurgery.com.au

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Greencross Vets Williamstown, South-West Melbourne (posted 23rd May) Casual Vet Nurse

Greencross Vets Williamstown

Casual Veterinary Nurse
Williamstown, 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 Casual opportunity exists for a Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Williamstown 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:

April Missale
Practice Manager
april.missale@greencrossvet.com.au


Hampton Park Veterinary Hospital, Southern Eastern Melbourne (posted 23rd May) Cert IV or Equiv

Hampton Park Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary Nurse Required (Approx 35 hrs/ wk)

If you desire to:

We want to you to apply!

You will join a great organization that believes one vision … Caring for life. That means not only being an exemplary pet advocate and delivering outstanding customer service and patient care but, caring for the team as well.

The team wants to work with someone that:

The position is approximately 35 per week with no afterhours inclusive of a shared Saturday (1 in 3)

Please send cover letter and application in writing to:

Sue Gunaratne: Leading Veterinary Nurse at application@hamptonparkvets.com.au


Greencross Vets Williamstown, South-West Melbourne (posted 23rd May)

Greencross Vets Williamstown

Full Time Veterinary Nurse
Williamstown, 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 a Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Williamstown 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:
April Missale
Practice Manager
april.missale@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Sandringham, South-East Melbourne (posted 23rd May) Part Time Vet Nurse

Greencross Vets Sandringham

Part Time Veterinary Nurse
Sandringham, 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 Part Time opportunity exists for a Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Sandringham 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:
Felicity Sant
Practice Manager
Felicity.Sant@greencrossvet.com.au


Greencross Vets Point Cook, South-West Melbourne (posted 23rd May) Full Time Practice Manager

Greencross Vets Point Cook

Full Time Practice Manager
Point Cook, 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.

We have an opportunity available at our Point Cook 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.

Primary Responsibilities
The primary responsibilities of this position include:

Qualities and Expertise
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:
Darren Kirk
Area Manager
dkirk@gxltd.com.au


The Animal Referral Hospital, Essendon Fields (posted 21st May) Specialist Surgery Nurse – Casual

The Animal Referral Hospital

Specialist Surgery Nurse – Casual
Job Number: MB1908

About us:

The Animal Referral Hospital (ARH) Essendon is a 24 hour per day, 7 days a week hospital with a dedicated team working across 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 are looking for an experienced and qualified surgical veterinary nurse to work with a Specialist surgeon, surgical registrar, intern & a highly skilled nursing team. This is to fill casual weekday shifts (Mon-Fri) with the potential for ongoing permanent employment.

Duties and responsibilities:

Skills and Attributes:

This is a great opportunity for an experienced nurse to demonstrate and expand on their existing skills and knowledge. The successful candidate will be exposed to a varied and interesting caseload, making a difference to highly critical patients. The team is friendly and supportive; the hospital has state-of-the-art facilities; pay is commensurate to experience and ongoing training is encouraged.

If this position is right for you and you would like to join our team, please address your application recruitment@arhvets.com. Applications must include a cover letter and CV.

Please note that due to the high number of applicants we can only contact candidates that are chosen for an interview.

Kate Hatcher RVN
Head Surgery Nurse
Animal Referral Hospital
72 Hargrave Avenue
Essendon Fields VIC 3040

www.arhvets.com.au


Greencross Vets Diamond Creek, North-East Melbourne (posted 14th May) Full Time Head Nurse

Greencross Vets Diamond Creek

Full Time Head Veterinary Nurse
Diamond Creek, 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 opportunity exists for an experienced Full Time Head Veterinary Nurse to join our Diamond Creek 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 offer you:

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

Kate Rees
Practice Manager
Kate.Rees@greencrossvet.com.au


Station Street Veterinary Clinic, Koo Wee Rup (posted 14th May) Part Time Cert IV

Station Street Veterinary Clinic

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Part time position- Wednesday and Saturday mornings (12.5 Hours), additional days available by negotiation.

Busy clinic providing opportunities to work with both small and large animals.  Equine work accounts for approximately 40% of the business.

Are you looking to further your career in a vibrant, busy mixed animal practice? If so, then Station Street Veterinary Clinic has an exciting opportunity for a veterinary nurse to join our fully qualified nursing team. We are looking for a veterinary nurse to assist with the daily routines of keeping a demanding veterinary clinic running smoothly whilst maintaining the highest levels of clinical excellence and customer satisfaction.  Your primary requirement will be to ensure that clients have a seamless experience from the point they walk in the door, until they leave. You will assist in surgery and be responsible for cleaning and managing in patients.

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To be successful in this role, you need to be a team player with exceptional interpersonal skills. You need to be able to communicate and empathise with all clients and make them feel welcome.  As a nurse you are often the face of the clinic being the first and last person that a client sees. You need to be motivated, have good ability to multitask and to be able to see all jobs through to their completion.  Most of all you need to take pride in your work and strive to the be the best you can.

Principle Duties

Role Requirements

If you think you would be an asset to our existing nursing team and have what it takes to excel as a Veterinary nurse, then give as a call on 03 5997 2222 or email your CV to stationstreetvets@gmail.com


South Eastern Animal Hospital, Clayton (posted 14th May) Full & Part Time Vet Nurses

South Eastern Animal Hospital

Full/ Part- time position available

We are very busy small animal veterinary hospital located in South Eastern Vic.

Looking for:

Applicant must have at least 2 years working in a veterinary clinic. Ideally applicant will be confident in taking bloods, placing catheters, monitor surgeries, work as a team and on their own.

We are currently looking for one part time nurse (15 hours/week) and one full time nurse (38 hours/ a week)

For more information or to apply, contact Bree or Patsy on vet@southeasternvet.com.au or 03 9544 6979.

See https://southeasternvet.com.au/ and


The Vet Group Wollaston, Warrnambool (posted 13th May)

The Vet Group Wollaston

Veterinary Nurse – Warrnambool

The Company
The Vet Group is a leading provider of integrated animal health solutions in Australia, applying the latest science from around the globe and from the world's most progressive universities, for the benefit of the local communities it serves. Operating out of four locations, our dynamic team services a diverse client base across South West Victoria. The Vet Group is looking to bring on and develop top talent. This is a career building opportunity for an experienced candidate seeking progression.

The Role
The Vet Group is seeking an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join the dynamic team at our busy and well equipped Wollaston Clinic in Warrnambool. The position is responsible for performing all aspects of animal care and vet nursing, including medical care, surgical nursing, assisting in consultations, reception and cleaning.

This is a full-time position with ordinary hours worked over a 4-day week. Some Saturday morning work and after hours On-Call duties are also required.

The person we are looking for
As well as demonstrating a passion for providing the highest standards of small animal veterinary care, the successful applicant would ideally possess:

What are we offering

To find out more about The Vet Group please visit our website at www.thevetgroup.com.au

How to apply
Does this sound like the job for you? To apply please email your cover letter and resume to hr@thevetgroup.com.au.


Pet Emergency and Specialist Centre, East Malvern (posted 6th May) Full Time Surgical Vet Nurse

Pet Emergency and Specialist Centre

Full Time Surgical Vet Nurse

We are seeking an experienced nurse to take responsibility for a single surgeon referral surgical department including anaesthesia, imaging, instrument cleaning / sterilisation, ordering, admitting / discharging and coordinating cases under the direct supervision of a specialist small animal surgeon.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

We have modern premises and are centrally located in Malvern East. For more information on services we provide visit www.petemergency.com.au and

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


Ivanhoe East Veterinary Hospital, NE Melbourne (posted 3rd May) Full or Part Time

Ivanhoe East Veterinary Hospital

Full/ Part Time Vet Nurse Position

The Ivanhoe East Veterinary Hospital is a modern, well equipped boutique veterinary hospital in the heart of beautiful Ivanhoe East Village. We have a strong, well established client base and we have an outstanding group of vets and vet nurses who work together to provide excellent veterinary care for our patients.

We are offering a permanent full time or part-time position.

What we are looking for:

The primary responsibilities of the positions include:

If you are interested please email your CV to:

management@ivanhoeeastvet.com.au

Ivanhoe East Veterinary Hospital
257 Lower Heidelberg Road
IVANHOE EAST, VIC, 3084


Greencross Vets Coburg, Northern Melbourne (posted 3rd May) Part Time Vet Nurse

Greencross Vets Coburg

Part Time Veterinary Nurse
Coburg, 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 opportunity exists for an experienced Part Time Veterinary Nurse to join our Coburg 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 offer you:

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

Bradie Leader
Practice Manager
Bradie.Leader@greencrossvet.com.au


Animal Referral Hospital - Essendon Fields, Melbourne (posted 1st May) Specialist Medicine Nurse

Animal Referral Hospital

Specialist Medicine Nurse
The Animal Referral Hospital – Essendon Fields, VIC
Job Number: MB1907

About us

The Animal Referral Hospital (ARH) Essendon is a 24 hour per day, 7 days a week hospital with a dedicated team working across ECC, internal medicine and surgery. We aim to provide a responsive, comprehensive emergency and referral service to Victorian veterinarians, their clients and their patients.

An opportunity has risen for an experienced Nurse, with an interest in Medicine, to join the team. This is a full-time, 12-month parental leave cover opportunity. The successful candidate will work alongside a Medicine Specialist and Medicine Registrar and would need to possess the following skills and abilities as a minimum:

This is a great opportunity for an experienced nurse to demonstrate and expand on their existing skills and knowledge. The successful candidate will be exposed to a varied and interesting caseload, making a difference to highly critical patients. The team is friendly and supportive; the hospital has state-of-the-art facilities; pay is commensurate to experience and ongoing training is encouraged.

To apply, please send your updated cover letter and resume to recruitment@arhvets.com quoting job number ‘MB1907’ in the subject line of your email.

Applications close: 20 May 2019

Please note – Only candidates who are shortlisted to interview will be contacted.

Fiona Hall
Business Operations Manager
Animal Referral Hospital
72 Hargrave Avenue
Essendon Fields VIC 3040
www.arhvets.com.au


Barkers Veterinary Clinic & Hospital, Hawthorn, Melbourne (posted 30th April)

Barkers Veterinary Clinic & Hospital

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.


Progressive Vet Care, Malvern East (posted 24th April) Casual Vet Nurse, Full Time Potential

Progressive Vet Care

Permanent casual/ Full time nurse required

Small animal Malvern East, Victoria

Progressive vet care are looking for a nurse to fill a casual position 2-3days per week plus a rotating weekend roster; full time for the right candidate.

We are a family run business with 3 vets, we are open 7 days per week, we strive to go above & beyond for our clients & patients.

Customer communication and working as a team is imperative.

The ideal candidate:

Please send your application including cover letter & resume to:
admin@progressivevetcare.com.au

Position available now.

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


Greencross Vets Ashburton, South-East Melbourne (posted 23rd April) Full & Part Time Vet Nurses

Greencross Vets Ashburton

Full Time & Part Time Veterinary Nurse
Ashburton, 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 and Part Time opportunity exists for two Veterinary Nurses to join our passionate team at our Ashburton 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:

Melissa Burton
Practice Manager
melissa.burton@greencrossvet.com.au


Animal Emergency Centre, Moorabbin (posted 23rd April) Casual Emergency Nurse

Animal Emergency Centre

Casual Emergency Veterinary Nurse
Moorabbin VIC

AEC Moorabbin is a purpose built, well equipped 24 hour emergency vet centre. 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.

If you are looking for an opportunity to see a huge range of veterinary emergency conditions, assist with critical care patients, and take your nursing skills above and beyond, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are currently looking for a Casual Veterinary Nurse who can commence as soon as possible to join our motivated and highly skilled team.

What we offer you:

To be successful you will be able to demonstrate the following:

If this role is what you have been looking for and you would like to become part of the dynamic AEC Moorabbin team, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to:

Abby Moore
Nurse Manager

Abby.moore@aecvet.com.au


Craigieburn Animal Hospital, Craigieburn (posted 23rd April) Full Time Veterinary Nurse

Craigieburn Animal Hospital

We have a full time position available at our Craigieburn clinic for an experienced nurse. The nurse we are looking for should be a veterinary nurse who is enthusiastic, caring, reliable, have a positive attitude and be able to deliver an exceptional level of client and patient care.

The position would suit a nurse who is seeking to work in a large practice with many areas of interest where they will have the opportunity to build on their general nursing skills. As well as doing the general nursing duties (ie reception, monitoring anaesthetics & cleaning) our nurses are encouraged to play an active role in consultations, place catheters, collect blood samples, bandage legs & perform regular monitoring of the hospital patients.

There is also the opportunity to become involved in the following activities that our clinic makes available to our clients:

A cert IV or diploma of veterinary nursing would be an advantage but preference will be given to candidates with the right attitude who want to succeed & progress as a nurse.

Our clinic is located in the northern suburbs of Melbourne & are within easy walking distance of railway stations.

Wage is above award and based on attitude, work ethic experience and ability to progress and develop your skills.

Interested applicants should contact:

Dr. Michael Bell
Email: mikekaz@bigpond.com
Bh 03 9305 5855
Ah 0409 307 970

Mail – Craigieburn Animal Hospital
9 Craigieburn Rd.,
Craigieburn. 3064


Animal Emergency Centre, Moorabbin (posted 23rd April) Part Time Emergency Nurse

Animal Emergency Centre

Part Time Emergency Veterinary Nurse
Moorabbin VIC

AEC Moorabbin is a purpose built, well equipped 24 hour emergency vet centre. 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.

If you are looking for an opportunity to see a huge range of veterinary emergency conditions, assist with critical care patients, and take your nursing skills above and beyond, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are currently looking for a Part Time Veterinary Nurse who can commence as soon as possible to join our motivated and highly skilled team.

What we offer you:

To be successful you will be able to demonstrate the following:

If this role is what you have been looking for and you would like to become part of the dynamic AEC Moorabbin team, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to:

Abby Moore
Nurse Manager

Abby.moore@aecvet.com.au


Animal Referral Hospital Essendon Fields, North-West Melbourne (posted 18th April) Casual ECC Vet Nurse

Animal Referral Hospita

Emergency & Critical Care Nurse
The Animal Referral Hospital – Essendon Fields, VIC
Job Number: MB1906

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.

ARH is well equipped with digital radiology, ultrasound, endoscope, in-house laboratory, blood gas analysis, mechanical ventilators, patient monitors and sophisticated emergency and surgical facilities. On-site CT and MRI are currently being installed. ARH utilises fully integrated Rx works software and operates with Smartflow electronic hospital charting. We also have the added advantage of internal referral to our associate specialist departments in surgery, medicine and advanced imaging.

Our nursing team is highly valued and encouraged to utilise their skills and work autonomously to support our specialist veterinarians in providing exceptional patient care. Nurses also have access to regular free in-house continuing education sessions to develop their existing skillset and knowledge.

The role

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

About you
We are searching for an experience emergency nurse who possesses the ability to multitask and work well as a team in an often fast-paced environment. Specialist hospital experience is preferable, but a strong general practice background is looked highly upon. On job training will be provided with ongoing support by senior nurses and veterinarians however applicants must possess the ability to work unsupervised as well as demonstrate reasonable proficiency in basic nursing skills such as intravenous catheter placement, fluid therapy, drug dose calculations, use of sophisticated monitoring equipment and assessing vital signs, as the role involves a degree of autonomy and use of initiative. ARH has a variety of shifts on offer and is looking for a long-term casual who is available to pick up on average 1 shift per week and cover annual leave.

Essential attributes

Desirable attributes

Benefits and Perks
This is a great opportunity for an experienced nurse to expand their clinical skills and knowledge in a supportive, exciting and dynamic environment. It is a challenging and rewarding position where you can make a difference nursing highly critical patients. The team is friendly and supportive, with an interest in ongoing training in the form of mentoring, on-the-job training, in-house education and professional development.

To apply
If this sounds like your next role, please apply by submitting your updated CV to recruitment@arhvets.com, quoting job number ‘MB1906’ in the subject line of your email.

Rachel Scholten
Nurse Manager
Animal Referral Hospital
72 Hargrave Avenue
Essendon Fields VIC 3040
www.arhvets.com.au


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