Vet Nurses and Support Staff

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Pet Doctors Botany, Botany Downs, Auckland (posted 22nd January) Part Time Vet Nurse

Pet Doctors Botany provides veterinary services to south and east Auckland, particularly the suburbs of Dannemora, Botany, Botany South, Flat Bush & East Tamaki. Our team comprises of two full time Vets, three Nurses, a Team Leader/Client Relations Officer.  We have many long-term clients and we enjoy an excellent rapport with them, and love meeting new clients and welcoming them and their fur family members to the clinic.

Our clinic is seeking a Part-Time Vet Nurse to join the team. Working three days per week, we are looking for someone with the energy and drive to make a real difference, with a commitment and passion for quality practice and high standards of care, along with a great team spirit.

What we are looking for:

Some of the benefits of joining our community:

For further information, please visit  https://petdoctorsbotany.co.nz/

National Veterinary Care (NVC) is a group of 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! 

Sounds great! How do I apply?
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Stoke Veterinary Clinic, Nelson (posted 21st January) Full Time

Stoke Veterinary Hospital is located in Stoke, Nelson. Nelson is a vibrant seaside city that offers fantastic beaches, amazing food, an active arts community and access to some of the most spectacular National Parks in New Zealand. It’s a location for everyone and a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers, offering incredible beaches nestled against the northern end of the Southern Alps.

The Stoke clinic has been servicing the Nelson community for the past 30 years in our purpose-built facility on Songer Street. We are proud to support the local and wider community with all their families companion animal needs.

Our team are very experienced, highly skilled and many come especially to live in this fantastic area of NZ to access all that the great outdoors and Nelson’s relaxed lifestyle and climate has to offer -work life balance is important to us! Our team are focussed on delivering high standards of medical and surgical care and excellence in client service.

We are currently seeking a full time Vet Nurse to join our amazing team and commit to around 80 hours per fortnight! This role would encompass some client relations duties as well as vet nursing, so the ideal candidate would also feel passionate about providing a high standard of client care.

For further information about our clinic, please visit: www.stokevets.co.nz

Some of the benefits of joining our community:

What we are looking for:

National Veterinary Care (NVC) is a group of 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://veterinarytrainingcentre.com.au/  

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 apply now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC885-vet-nurse


North Canterbury Veterinary Clinic Amberley, Hurunui District (posted 21st January)

Full Time Vet Nurse – Amberley

We are looking to recruit an energetic, efficient and enthusiastic fully qualified Vet Nurse or LA Technician who has a strong small animal focus for our Amberley Clinic. 

Our lovely Annie is relocating to the North Island so unfortunately we need to replace her.

Our Amberley Clinic is a modern and well-equipped facility, with on-site digital radiology, ultrasound, laboratory, Smartflow technology, full Idexx equipment and a very spacious working environment.  We also offer rehabilitation and physio treatments, and would be ideal for anyone with a special interest in this field.

You would be working with a team of 4 vets and 5 nurses, as well as a supportive administration team.

NCVC offer an after-hours service to our clients, so being able to join our after-hours roster is a definite advantage.

We enjoy an often challenging and varied caseload, which includes working dogs, so if you are looking for variety and a chance to build your professional skills, we can absolutely provide this for you.

Being part of The Vet Company offers us opportunities to share additional CPD events with our staff on top of our annual training programme supported by our experienced team and our key external suppliers.

If you have the following key personal attributes and skills, then please apply today!

We offer a competitive remuneration, with medical insurance, kiwisaver, staff purchasing and discount privileges, and individual CPD plan.

To apply, please forward your cover letter and CV to me via email before Friday 31st January 2020.
Elaine McDuff
HR Manager
elaine@ncvets.co.nz


Vet Nurse Plus, Botany (posted 20th January) Full Time Vet Nurse Tutor

Tutor
Job No: NVC875

Location: Botany

Vet Nurse Plus is a small friendly Private Training Establishment (PTE) with government funding. We deliver NZQA approved and accredited qualifications in Veterinary Nursing in two centres in Auckland - Botany & Albany.

We are currently seeking a Full-Time Tutor to join our small, fun and friendly team in February 2020 in our Botany Centre!

Working 40 hours per week, you will be an integral part of our busy team that supports our students to become amazing Vet Nurses.

What does the position entail?

What we are looking for?

What can we offer you?

Vet Nurse Plus has an exciting future ahead and we want you to be with us.

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 hear from you. 

Please Apply Now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC875-tutor


Animal Dermatology Clinic NZ, Mairangi Bay/Palmerston North (posted 14th January) Two Part Tme Vet Nurses

Animal Dermatology Clinic NZ is looking for two superstar veterinary nurses/veterinary techs to join the team in each of their rapidly growing main clinics; Palmerston North and Auckland.  Animal Dermatology Clinic is a specialist referral clinic that treats a wide range of animals from dogs, cats, and horses to the occasional zoo animal. We are a close-knit team who are dedicated to providing outstanding care and service across the two (2) main clinics and seven (7) other satellite locations. If you have a passion for animal welfare, client communication, relationship building, and providing long-term care to patients and would also like to further your knowledge in dermatology, then we would love you to join our team.

Our clinics are part of a large group of dermatologists that includes nine (9) full-time clinics in the United States, Australia, and here in New Zealand.  We strive to be the leaders in our field; we participate in drug trial studies, dermatology resident training, and studies to advance the knowledge of our field. 

The positions are both part-time (hours are negotiable but range from approximately 16-32 hours per week) and involve a mixture of reception/admin and clinical nursing.

The successful applicant must be:

If you feel like you could bring something special to our team then please send your CV to infonewzealand@adcmg.com stating which clinic you are applying for the position at.

For more information about Animal Dermatology Clinic NZ, please visit our website www.animaldermclinic.co.nz.


Halifax Veterinary Centre, Nelson (posted 10th January)

About us:
Halifax Veterinary Centre is an industry leader. It was the first and for 15 years, the only veterinary practice in New Zealand accredited to the BESTPRACTICE Hospital Standards. There are still just 4 practices at this level.  For further in-site into our practice please visit our website www.halifaxvet.co.nz

A rare and exciting new opportunity exists for a Veterinary Nurse to join our team.  We are looking for an enthusiastic qualified Veterinary Nurse for our friendly, busy companion animal practice in Nelson.  This position includes both reception and surgical duties.

The role:

If you would like to seize this opportunity then we want to hear from you.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please send your current CV and cover letter to: admin@halifaxvet.co.nz
Applications close 01 February 2020


Petvet Lower Hutt, Wellington Region (posted 10th January) Full Time, Part Time or Casual Vet Nurses, Kennel Hand & Receptionist

PetVet Lower Hutt - Roles available!

With the New Year comes New opportunities – 1 year in our new premises & we are having a ‘growth spurt’!

We are seeking enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals who thrive in a busy environment.

We are looking for a full-time nurse or two part time nurses; the other roles are Part Time with some Casual also available.

We are a busy referral veterinary clinic located in Lower Hutt. Our mission is to provide our clients and their pets with excellent veterinary service and quality pet products while delivering superior veterinary skills, technology and advice within a friendly caring environment.

Our Nurses will need:

Our Kennel Hand will need:

To be working toward or have completed their studies in Animal Care

Our Reception staff will need:

What we have for you:
Not only the ability to build on your professional skills & abilities, but also the opportunity to be a part of National Veterinary Care (NVC)!

National Veterinary Care is a group of over 100 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. We believe 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!  

Are you seeking to relocate from outside of New Zealand?

Sounds great! How do I apply?
If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and rewarding cases, please apply now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC870-veterinary-nurse


Tasman Street Vet, Mount Cook (posted 8th January) Part Time Veterinary Receptionist

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Tasman Street Vet is a small animal veterinary practice, located in Mount Cook. We are dedicated to helping our clients to maintain the health of their pet in the best possible way.

We are currently looking for a Part-time Veterinary Receptionist to join our team. This role is approximately 28 hours per fortnight.

Working in a well-equipped clinic with access to great facilities, the right candidate will possess a team spirit and not only have compassion for our pets and pet parents, but a dedication to our clinics’ values.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

For further information, please visit  https://tasmanvet.co.nz/

The ideal candidate should have:  

National Veterinary Care (NVC) is a group of over 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://veterinarytrainingcentre.com.au/

Sounds great! How do I apply?

Please apply now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC867-receptionist


Smartvets Animal Hospital, Tauranga (posted 7th January)

Smartvets Animal Hospital is a mixed animal practice in Tauranga with a loyal client base. We service all creatures great and small from Chicken to Cows. We operate a large purpose built small animal hospital, reception and shop. We offer a high level of customer service and have great pride in our work.

Tauranga is a beautiful city with lovely beaches and is known for its sunny weather.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Companion Animal Nurse to join our friendly team.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:

Our clinic is well equipped with digital x-rays, in-house laboratory, and ultrasound.

We offer a competitive remunerative rate. The position is full time, but we are also looking to employ part-time/casual nurses.

To apply please send your cover letter and CV to shrawanbhandari@gmail.com

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


Vet Nurse Plus, Albany, Auckland (posted 6th January) Full Time Tutor/Clinic Coordinator

Vet Nurse Plus is a small friendly Private Training Establishment (PTE) with government funding. We deliver NZQA approved and accredited qualifications in Veterinary Nursing in two centres in Auckland - Botany & Albany.

We are currently seeking a Full-Time Tutor/ Clinic Coordinator to join our small, fun and friendly team in February 2020 in our Albany Centre! Working 40 hours per week, you will be an integral part of our busy team that supports our students to become amazing Vet Nurses.

What does the position entail?

What we are looking for?

What can we offer you?

Vet Nurse Plus has an exciting future ahead and we want you to be with us.

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 hear from you. 

Please Apply Now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC845-tutor-clinic-coordinator

Visit: www.vetnurseplus.co.nz


Matamata Veterinary Services, Matamata (posted 2nd January) Full Time Experienced Vet Nurse - Locum13th Jan - 29 Feb

Matamata Vet Services

Small Animal Veterinary Nurse
LOCUM position  

Matamata Veterinary Services is a large and successful practice requiring a full time Veterinary Nurse to join our Small Animal Team in a locum capacity from ideally the 13th January 2020 (but please contact us if you can start in the few weeks after this) till at least the end of February.  Based at our Tainui Street Clinic, you will be required to support our team of small animal veterinarians in a surgical, hospital, and reception role.

As a best practice accredited clinic, our emphasis is on providing excellence in customer service and patient care. We are a friendly team, dedicated to providing a high standard of care and enjoying our work.

We require a caring passionate and motivated vet nurse with a recognised veterinary nursing qualification. The position is full time, with an after hours component to support the vets on call.

Please email your application by way of a CV to lisa@matavet.co.nz ASAP


Ourvets Christchurch (posted 24th December) Full Time Experienced Head Vet Nurse

Ourvets Christchurch provides 7 days of service across four locations in Christchurch. We have the South Islands’ only veterinary CT scanner, digital radiography,  dental radiography, ultrasonographyin-house diagnostics and a team of dedicated nurses and vets. We have capabilities in medicine, soft tissue surgery, oncology and cardiorespiratory medicine including echocardiography. Looking for a cattery? We have two luxurious inner-city catteries located at two of the clinics. 

We currently have a full-time position available for a Head Vet Nurse to join our clinic on a permanent basis from February 2020. We are looking for someone with the with energy and drive to make a real difference. Commitment and passion for high standards of care, along with a great team spirit are a must.

Some of the benefits of joining our community:

What you can offer us:

For further information, please visit www.ourvets.co.nz  

About Us

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 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://veterinarytrainingcentre.com.au/  

Sounds great! How do I apply?

Please apply now via https://nvcltd.applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC864-vet-nurse


Vets on Riverbank, Otaki (posted 12th December) Full Time Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse – Permanent Position - Full Time

Vets On Riverbank is a mixed animal practice in Otaki with a long established client base from Foxton to Wellington.  We service all creatures great and small from rabbits to horses.  We operate a large clinic split into a small animal hospital, equine facility, reception and shop.  We offer a high level of customer service and have great pride in our involvement with the local community.  Otaki is a close knit semi-rural beach town and is known for its sunny weather.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Companion Animal Nurse to join our friendly team.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:

Our clinic is well equipped with 3 consulting rooms, 2 surgical suites, stable and yard.  We also offer digital x-rays, dental x-rays, blood pressure monitoring, in-house laboratory, ultrasound and puppy pre-school classes.

We offer a competitive remunerative rate.  The position is full time.

To apply please send your cover letter and CV to admin@vetsonriverbank.nz or write to Nurse Application, Vets On Riverbank, P O Box 15071, Otaki 5512.


Marshall & Pringle, Kaiapoi (posted 10th December) Vet Nurse/Animal Care Assistant

Veterinary Nurse/Animal Care Assistant Marshall & Pringle Petmed, Kaiapoi

We are a family owned companion animal practice located in Kaiapoi, North Canterbury.

We have a staff of 5 vets ( 3.5 FTE) and 6 nurses. We have a modern, well equipped clinic and we offer high quality veterinary care, diagnosis and treatment to our patients and their owners.

We have a great team culture and offer a friendly supportive environment.

Check out our website  www.petmed.co.nz

Due to the retirement of a senior nurse and growth within the practice, we have an opening for a veterinary nurse or animal care assistant. Commencement date 3rd February, 2020.

We are looking for someone

Work hours initially will be about 20 hours per week including every Tuesday 2 pm to 8pm and alternate Saturday mornings.
There will also be regular extra hours on offer to cover staff holidays and sick leave and this will lift weekly hours to over 30 hours per week.

Remuneration will be dependent on your skills and experience, but will be in line with industry rates.

If you are interested in joining the Marshall & Pringle team, we would love to hear from you.

Please send your application and CV to:

Murray & Barbara Pringle
mbpringle@xtra.co.nz

Marshall & Pringle Petmed
106  Williams St,
Kaiapoi


Veterinary Associates Equine and Farm Ltd Karaka, Southern Auckland (posted 27th November) Operations Administrator

Veterinary Operations Administrator

Are you looking for a rewarding role that provides flexibility, a great local team environment and scope to grow?

Located in Karaka, Vet Associates Equine and Farm is an equine general and referral practice where our well-equipped and experienced team provides 24-hour care to horses and foals. We are looking for a friendly, people person with a great attitude to join our tight-knit team on a part time basis.

As our Veterinary Operations Administrator, you will be integral to our ongoing success and growth, while providing day to day support over all areas of the business, including administration, customer service, operations and finance. This is a varied role so you will need to be able to multi-task and work well under pressure and enjoy having lots on the go!

Along with your amazing communication skills, you will also have:

Hours are flexible, but initially this role will be approximately 3 days per week. Depending on growth, there is potential for this to become full time, so you need to be adaptable and able to work full time hours if required.

If you are an all-rounder who is looking for their next move, then apply now or for a confidential chat, call or email Jenny on +64 294 7307 or jenny@vetassociates.co.nz



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