Veterinary Nurse - Australia

Location Sydney
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Aimee Greer

Contact email: aimee@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: AG086
Published: 7 months ago

If you're a Veterinary Nurse wanting a new career opportunity located in Sydney, Australia - this is the opportunity for you!

Join a close-knit practice consisting of 3 veterinarians and 7 nurses.

About You:

  • A Certificate IV holder or working towards Certificate IV with a minimum of 1-year full time experience

  • A hard worker

  • An adaptable and enthusiastic nurse with a passion for small animals and veterinary medicine

  • A person who is always looking to learn and progress their skills

About the clinic:

This is a strong and cohesive team that strive to give their patients the highest level of care possible.

This practice that believes that gaining further knowledge and in-clinic learning is important to all staff. The vets are always helping the nurses learn and improve their skills, with the belief that no question is too silly to ask!

The clinic loves to use Fear Free techniques and gentle handling to make sure patients have the best treatment and experience possible with the least amount of stress.

The Role:

A FULL-TIME position, with rostered weekend shifts with some OCCASIONAL on-call work for caesarean procedures.

  • General reception tasks; including admission and discharge of surgical patients, have good client communication and liaison and product knowledge.

  • Undertaking general nursing tasks; including monitoring pre, peri and post-operative surgical patients, assistance with radiographs as well as performing dental radiographs, placing IV catheters, animal pathology, medical nursing, and emergency care, assisting the vet with animal restraint in consultations etc.

  • Cattery duties; including animal handling, nutritional and environmental enrichment tasks.

  • The ability to learn and assist in the use of Clinic-Ware Software, IDEXX Catalyst machinery, Digital and Dental Radiology and Laser Therapy Treatment.

If you are a veterinary nurse and this sounds like an opportunity for you, get in touch!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Aimee on +447835146288 or email a CV to aimee@lloydandcowan.com.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8744 0649. If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE