Veterinary Surgical Nurse

Location Adelaide
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $50K-$70K
Contact name: Aimee Greer

Contact email:
Job ref: AG027
Published: 1 day ago

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced surgical nurse to join this dynamic and motivated team in this purpose-built multidisciplinary hospital on either a part-time or full-time basis.

This clinic provides referral services in Surgery, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging along with 24/7 emergency and critical care. Their collaborative approach allows for the highest quality of patient care as well as continuous learning. The role includes all aspects of surgical nursing from admission, anaesthesia, scrubbing-in to assist with procedures and then through to recovery and discharge.  Alongside of this you’ll be involved in CTs, MRIs, Fluroscopy studies and critical care patient management.​

They are ideally looking for someone who can commence immediately, however the start date is negotiable. This position is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to further their career in Surgical Nursing.

Skills & Experience:

  • Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing (or equivalent)

  • 3-5 years of experience working as a Veterinary Nurse, experience in Emergency preferred but not essential

  • A strong work ethic and ability to work in a team, as well as the confidence to work autonomously

  • Flexibility, enthusiasm and a positive attitude

  • The ability to remain calm under pressure

  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills

  • Confidence in dealing with people, given the nature of our business, it is crucial our nurses are able to effectively deal with clients who may be highly stressed or emotional

  • Exceptional organisation and time management skills

  • The ability to multitask and to demonstrate initiative

  • Be flexible, adaptable and have a positive attitude

What's on Offer:

  • A part-time or full-time fixed term role for 12 months

  • A varied and interesting role

  • A strong support network of very knowledgeable and experienced staff

  • Training and professional development opportunities

  • A supportive and dynamic team environment

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Aimee on 028 8744 0649 or email a CV to

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.

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