Veterinary Nurse - Part Time

Want to work with experienced veterinary professionals who empower nurses to grow and actually let them "do stuff"? How about a supportive team who value your mental health and wellness? If you are a motivated nurse who wants to utilize your knowledge and skills on a daily basis - Griffith Veterinary Hospital is the place for you!

An exciting opportunity has become available at Australian Veterinary Hospitals Group for a permanent part-time Small Animal Veterinary Nurse to join our team. We consist of six rapidly growing clinics under the Blue Plus Animal Hospitals organisation that covers Corowa, Wagga Wagga, Griffith, Cootamundra, Junee and Temora. We are looking for an experienced Vet Nurse to work closely with our veterinary team of 9 vets and 20+ support staff to provide best practice patient care and exceptional customer service.

Your Role
We are looking to expand our nursing team and require a capable Veterinary Nurse who can provide support within reception, hospital and surgical roles as well as emergency and critical care.

Our Team
We strongly believe the adage that “it takes a village” and support each other in the workplace wherever needed. Although our work is important and can be challenging, we don’t take ourselves too seriously, and a great sense of humour as an add-on to your veterinary skills would certainly be appreciated. You will be entering an exceptional, trustworthy work team and a healthy, friendly work environment.

About You
To grow and be successful in this role you will ideally bring the following:
    • Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent.
    • Strong nursing skills and a willingness to support colleagues as necessary.
    • An efficient working style and the ability to multitask within a fast paced environment.
    • Excellent communication skills - we strive to be open and effective and appreciate feedback.
    • The ability to build and foster relationships with staff and clients alike - relationships matter.
    • The ability to mentor junior staff and trainees in the future.
    • The ability to deal with adversity and take responsibility (to strive for outcomes, be accountable and make things happen).
    • Have spirit and be kind. We foster a culture that values diversity, inclusion and having a little fun!

The Offer
    • Working with a wide range of experienced veterinarians that encourage you to learn different techniques and skills.
    • Becoming part of a team that is passionate about the veterinary profession providing “compassionate & reassuring veterinary care” whilst promoting pet wellbeing.
    • Access to all of our monitoring and patient care equipment!
    • The opportunity to join our leadership growth program – an annual, all expenses paid working retreat which focuses on team culture, professional and personal development.
    • Multiple training shifts with Senior Nurses and members of our management team to ensure you have a smooth, positive and successful transition.
    • Experience in assisting in all different fields of surgical nursing including dental, routine, ophthalmology, orthopaedic, emergency and soft tissue surgical procedures.

To Apply
Please forward your CV along with a cover letter explaining your eligibility for the role to our General Manager, Lisa Rapmund, at the address [email protected]