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If you have a vacancy you would like to advertise with us please phone 0800 868 773 or email your advert in Word document format, together with a copy of your logo, to: info@nzvna.org.nz
 





 
VETERINARY LOCUM AGENCY

Long established Agency assisting in the placement of Veterinarians, Vet Nurses and Vet Technicians in both locum and permanent job vacancies. New Zealand based and operating nationwide. Flexibility with location is advantageous. Feel free to contact me:    
Paddy Currall (Ms)
Ph: 03-3371051
Email: paddy.currall@xtra.co.nz                              
www.vetsolutions.co.nz
 

Barkes corner logo-963
 

Barkes Corner is growing and wants to expand their nurse team! Experienced/Recently Certified Veterinary Nurse

About Us

Barkes Corner Veterinary Clinic is a spacious, well equipped and purpose built veterinary hospital. We have a complete range of diagnostic, surgical and dental equipment, digital X-ray (including dental), ultrasound and a full laboratory with stem cell and blood bank capabilities. Double prep and surgical rooms are supplied by three consult rooms, in turn feeding from reception and hospital areas, individualised for cats and dogs.

The Opportunity:

This position covers all aspects of veterinary nursing, from assisting with a wide surgical case load, blood sampling and in house pathology, cannula placement, to animal handling and kennel cleaning. There is also a component of reception duties including answering client enquiries over the phone, updating patient records, making appointments and discharge of patients.

The position is permanent full time, and roster consists of 7 hr shifts (am or pm) across 5 days and 1 in every 3 Saturday mornings 9-12pm.

The position would suit a veterinary nurse with suitable qualifications and experience, or a nurse that is currently working towards certification/diploma

For further information apply online or contact our VetPartners Careers Team on 1800 881 864 or
careers@vetpartners.co.nz

Check out our Website! https://www.barkesvet.co.nz/about


13/10

 


Vetcare Kaikoura logo

Mixed Practice Team Superstar

Our busy mixed practice needs a qualified Vet Nurse. This role will be varied and will involve some time out on farm as a Vet assistant as well as small animal vet nursing, client liaison and some reception duties. As our head Vet Nurse you will be responsible for overseeing the care of hospitalised patients and assisting the vet in consults and surgery. This would be a rewarding position for the right candidate with lots of potential for you to stamp your mark on the practice, follow patient progress and develop relationships with clients.

The role is a permanent full time position. We can offer you a good salary, a fun environment, lots of variety and challenges, plus the potential for promotion within the practice.

Our ideal candidate is a highly motivated, hard worker who is dedicated and committed to working as part of a team. You need to be organised, have excellent communication skills, an eye for detail and be passionate about animal welfare and offering clients top notch service.

Kaikoura is a fantastic place to live, it’s a small, friendly town with everything you need and with all that the great outdoors has to offer right on your doorstep.

Check out: http://www.kaikoura.co.nz/ and our website https://vetcarekaikoura.co.nz/

Don’t hesitate to contact us on 03 3195693 or 021 556 480 (anytime) if you would like to discuss this opportunity further.

Rebecca Fleming BVSc
Vetcare Kaikoura


5/10/17

 



Town&Country Vet
 

Wanted Head Veterinary Nurse in Sunny Nelson

We are a busy mixed animal practice caring for all creatures great and small with a team of 30 who prides itself in delivering to our customer’s needs.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, qualified Head Veterinary Nurse with at least 5 years of nursing experience.

The position involves a full range of nursing duties, customer service including front of house and telephone duties.

If you:

  • Have great Leadership skills
  • Are calm, professional and empathetic
  • Have excellent communication skills, a strong focus on both pet and client care.
  • Are passionate towards nursing and taking pride in your work
  • Have flexibility, motivation and value being part of a team.
  • Are committed to personal growth and continuing education

Please apply by email for detailed application pack to: annette@tcvet.co.nz Application close Thursday 12th October 2017



4/10/17




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Small Tauranga veterinary clinic is looking for a 3rd experienced full time nurse/receptionist 35+ hours a week working Monday - Friday and every 3rd Saturday 9-12pm.

As we are a busy small animal practice the successful applicant will have to multi-task clients and phones whilst helping deliver a smooth outcome for our patients.

National certificate in vet nursing is a minimum requirement and experience in customer service is an advantage.

Please send through your CV to vet@cameronroadvet.co.nz

 

4/10/17

 
MVS

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 the 13th November until the 5th Jan. Based at our Tainui Street Clinic, you will be required to support our team of small animal veterinarians in a surgical and hospital role.

As a best practice accredited clinic, our emphasis is on providing excellent 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 1:4 after hours rota.

Preference will be given to those applicants that have previous experience in surgical and hospital nursing.

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

 

3/10/17

 


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Head Nurse Vacancy Taranaki Vet Centre Hawera.

We are after a head nurse who understands how to get things done while allowing staff and vets to think it was all their doing. Does this challenge sound like you?

Taranaki Vet Centre (TVC) has four clinics and employs 9 nurses (70 plus staff in total). This position is based at our Hawera clinic which is very well equipped (DR X-ray system, ultrasound, IDDEXX lab, and all the usual surgical setup) and has a varied and interesting caseload.

As a progressive practice we want our staff to achieve their potential. The head nurse role will allow you to:

  • Oversee a great team of veterinary nurses. You will assist them with their professional development, participate in regular staff reviews and assist with the implementation of new nurse based initiatives.
  • Manage nursing rosters, oversee stock control and manage equipment maintenance.
  • Liaise with management to represent nursing issues to the business.
  • Be part of our nursing team providing a very high standard of nursing care.

Employment conditions include:

  • Health insurance
  • Continuing education
  • 4 weeks holidays
  • Excellent salary
  • Great work conditions

Taranaki has far more to offer that most New Zealanders realise. It has consistently rated highly (nationally & internationally) as a place to visit and live. This is a vibrant community surrounded by beautiful landscape. There is something here for everyone. This is a great opportunity to participate in a business that is taking the provision of veterinary care to the next level. We welcome your participation.

Email: rebecca@taranaki-vets.co.nz
www.taranaki-vets.co.nz

Make a great career move this year and join our dynamic team today!


29/9
 


Tauranga Vet logo

Weekend Veterinary Nurse/s

We require extra Veterinary Nurse cover for weekend shifts in our Tauranga Clinic. Our preference is a qualified Veterinary Nurse with 12 months experience but personality is also very important so new graduates are welcome to apply.

This position will embody the culture of our organisation as we strive to provide Best Care for our clients and their animals.

We are the largest privately owned Veterinary business in the Western Bay of Plenty, with four clinics, spanning from Katikati to Papamoa. Our Tauranga clinic is a high profile, purpose built clinic with Best Practice® accreditation.

We are a very busy mixed animal practice with Lifestyle, Equine, Companion Animal and Farm clients.

 

Skills and experience

  • Provide exceptional customer service to every client
  • Relevant Veterinary Nurse qualification
  • Retail, Sales or Hospitality experience highly valued
  • Animal advocacy
  • Ideally local area knowledge

Attributes

  • Mature with a positive attitude
  • Genuine and friendly
  • Attention to detail
  • Team Player
  • Confident and highly motivated
  • Proactive and extremely organised
  • High Standards and well presented
  • Dedicated and passionate
  • Calm under pressure whilst multi-tasking is vital

Applications and enquires to:
Donnella Evans
Tauranga Veterinary Services Ltd
PO Box 15523
Tauranga 3144
Email:
donnellaevans@bopvets.co.nz
Web: www.bopvets.co.nz

 

28/9/17


Tauranga Vet logo

Part-time Reception Veterinary Nurse

We require an experienced Veterinary Nurse to be the face of our Customer Care team in our Tauranga Clinic.

This key position will embody the culture of our organisation as we strive to provide Best Care for our clients and their animals.

We are the largest privately owned Veterinary business in the Western Bay of Plenty, with four clinics, spanning from Katikati to Papamoa. Our Tauranga clinic is a high profile, purpose built clinic with Best Practice® accreditation.

We are a very busy mixed animal practice with Lifestyle, Equine, Companion Animal and Farm clients.

The role is 8am-1pm Monday-Friday plus rostered weekend and on-call shifts as well as providing evening Puppy School Classes.

 

Skills and experience

  • Provide exceptional customer service to every client
  • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience
  • Retail, Medical Receptionist or Hospitality experience highly valued
  • Animal advocacy
  • Stock control
  • Daily banking
  • Health and Safety
  • Sales and Administration experience
  • Ideally local area knowledge
  • Skilled with all aspects of nursing
    • Anaesthesia, Surgery, Labs, Emergency, Hospital Care

Attributes

  • Mature with a positive attitude
  • Truly enjoys being client facing
  • Genuine and friendly
  • Attention to detail
  • Team Player who communicates effectively with colleagues and clients
  • Confident and highly motivated
  • Proactive and extremely organised
  • High Standards and well presented
  • Calm under pressure whilst multi-tasking is vital

Applications and enquires to:
Donnella Evans
Tauranga Veterinary Services Ltd
PO Box 15523
Tauranga 3144
Email:
donnellaevans@bopvets.co.nz
Web: www.bopvets.co.nz


28/9/17

 

 

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