Employment Opportunities

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
 


Senior Vet Nurse – Crofton Downs Vet Clinic
Crofton Downs Vet Clinic are seeking a qualified Vet Nurse with ideally 4+ years’ experience to join the team! We have a purpose-built clinic with a super supportive team.
This role covers around 80 hours a fortnight covering Tuesday to Saturday with 1 in 4 Sundays at our Cattery.
We pride ourselves on our strong customer focus, knowing our clients and their pets. You must be a great communicator who can express empathy but also have a bright and bubbly personality to greet our clients. 
This role provides effective support to Veterinarians in all aspects of Veterinary Nursing, including anaesthetic monitoring, animal handling, IV catheter placement and blood collection. We are looking for someone to come in and hit the ground running in our busy clinic.
  
About you:
  • Qualification in Veterinary Nursing (or equivalent) and around 4 years Veterinary Nursing experience
  • Ability to work well and multitask
  • Strong time management 
  • A keen desire to always deliver excellent standards of patient care and customer service
  • Excellent general computer literacy
  • Solid communication and organisational skills
  • A genuine love for animals and their people
What we offer:
  • Joining an experienced team of Vets and supportive Nurses
  • Remuneration in line with experience
  • Generous CPD 
  • Staff discounts & benefits
  • Paid parental leave and bonus
  • FREE access to purpose-built training centre
  • A rewarding place of work among a great team 
Quarterly and yearly GEM/Excellence awards
Apply now by emailing your CV to elise.quin@vet.partners

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BUBBLY EXPERIENCED NURSE WANTED

Are you ready for a change into Private Practice in East Auckland with a big supportive nursing team so you get your breaks, are paid well and get out the door on time?  
 
Our fantastic vets are fun, love being busy, are highly skilled and appreciate and respect how superb our nurses are! We are a busy clinic with great clients so you have to be experienced, organised and prepared to work in a friendly non-toxic environment.  The vet and nursing teams work smoothly together to ensure a stress-free workplace.
 
We would love a nurse with strong surgical skills.  Hours and days negotiable as we have a big team already.  Only a 1 in 6 Saturday morning with two other support staff.   No Sundays. No after hours. No public holidays. 
 
What we would love is a vivacious hardworking nurse that never stops smiling and answers the phone with sunshine and rainbows. We have a dedicated receptionist but our nurses still have to create strong bonds with our clientele and each other.  They enjoy pizza, cake, coffee and celebrating birthdays.

We work extensively with the cat charity Lonely Miaow so there are always lots of kittens and rescue work along with some pretty incredible near-death miracles. Our staff put 110% into those animals that have nobody else and love the relationships we have with foster homes. 

We have our own registered charity The Rock Vets and we provide all of the vet care and travel to the beautiful island of Niue regularly to run our free clinics.  These clinics feed our hearts and provide an extraordinary insight into what a difference we can make in the world. 

ONLY apply if you are a qualified and experienced nurse 2+ years sorry!  We are a Vet Nurse Plus training clinic so have our fair share of junior nurses to work with.

Tell us how great you are and we can answer all your questions and totally welcome them. Come hang out for a day if you like.  
Contact Linda McCallum vetvilla7@gmail.com
18/05/2022

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Vet Nurse Vacancy
Totally Vets is a dynamic veterinary company, providing services and products in the Manawatu, Tararua, Horowhenua and Taumarunui areas for companion animals, equine, and production animals. 
With an expanding caseload and one nurse completing a post-graduate qualification, we have a vacancy for two Vet Nurses to join our busy companion animal hospital based at our Levin clinic.  We run a well-equipped hospital offering a wide range of surgeries and advanced treatment options for our clients. 
We are a client centric business and put our customers and patients at the heart of everything we do.  You’ll be in a great working environment, part of a friendly team and be provided with great benefits and opportunities CPD within the wider business.
Responsibilities include:
  • Providing excellent standards of care for our patients and clients
  • Assisting with consultations
  • General nursing and clinic administration tasks
  • Utilise technology and equipment management
  • Assisting with anaesthesia surgical procedures
  • Monitoring care of patients and follow up after surgery
We are looking for a person who has the following qualities:
  • An enthusiastic level of customer service
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to show empathy and respond to customer and patient needs
  • A Veterinary Nurse Qualification with proven clinical skills
  • A passion for animal health and wellbeing 
  • Your team skills will be excellent, and your ability to relate well to both customers and colleagues.
  • You must be able to adapt to a constantly changing environment whilst maintaining a friendly and enjoyable working atmosphere
  • Have initiative and a pro-active work ethic
This role is a full-time role which includes participation in a weekend clinic roster and some late nights.  
Please apply with your CV and cover letter to:
Brenda Lineham
Clinic Manager
Email: Brenda.Lineham@tvg.co.nz
A copy of the job description is available on request.
13/05/2022


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Our Business
Totally Vets is a dynamic veterinary company, providing services and products in the Manawatu, Levin & Horowhenua, Tararua and Taumarunui areas for companion animals, equine, and production animals. 
Our business thrives on talented people providing superior care and advice for the health, wellbeing and performance of animals. Our business is committed to achieving a challenging Mission, Healthy Animals, Healthy People, Healthy Communities. When you join us, you become part of that effort.
We are constantly improving through learning and innovation. Sharing what we know ensures we work better together. Gaining the trust of our customers guarantees we can care for the animals and our community.
The Role
We have a vacancy for a Vet Nurse to join our busy companion animal hospital based at our Feilding clinic.  We run a well-equipped, modern hospital with the latest equipment and an inhouse laboratory. We offer a wide range of surgeries and advanced treatment options for our clients. You will have the opportunity to work alongside specialist vets in clinic to gain knowledge and further your skills. 
We are a client centric business and put our customers and patients at the heart of everything we do.  You’ll be in a great working environment, part of a friendly team and be provided with great benefits, induction and development opportunities as well as CPD within the wider business.
Responsibilities include:
  • Providing excellent standards of care for our patients and clients
  • Assisting with consultations
  • General nursing and clinic administration tasks
  • Utilise technology and equipment management
  • Assisting with anaesthesia surgical procedures
  • Monitoring care of patients and follow up after surgery
We are looking for a person who has the following qualities:
  • An enthusiastic level of customer service
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to show empathy and respond to customer and patient needs
  • A Veterinary Nurse Qualification with proven clinical skills
  • A passion for animal health and wellbeing 
  • Your team skills will be excellent, and your ability to relate well to both customers and colleagues.
  • You must be able to adapt to a constantly changing environment whilst maintaining a friendly and enjoyable working atmosphere
  • Have initiative and a pro-active work ethic
This position is a full-time position, which includes participation in a weekend clinic roster and some late nights.  
Please apply with your CV and cover letter to:
Sarah Thorstensen
CA Hospital Manager
Email: Sarah.Thorstensen@tvg.co.nz
A copy of the job description is available on request.

13/05/2022

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Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist 
AucklandVets Ltd is a well-equipped Equine and Companion Animal clinic with a lovely team of  vets, nurses and administration staff. Our facilities include full in-house laboratory capability,  digital radiography and ultrasound. A wide range of both equine and companion animal  surgical procedures are performed in our dedicated surgical suites. 
You will be working alongside experienced Vets and Vet Nurses, covering an interesting and  varied caseload! Our Nurses are responsible for surgical admission & preparation, companion  animal anaesthetics, post-operative care, out-patient care and client education. Our nurses are  often needed on the road with the equine veterinarians including helping with radiographs so  some experience in handling horses and a love of a good coffee stop would be desirable. 
Our Vet Nurses rotate between the hospital, surgery and reception duties so the role is  incredibly varied and will provide you with enough challenges to help in your development and  also in your success as a nurse. 
What we are looking for: 
Qualified Veterinary Nurse with 2-3 years experience is preferable but newer graduates with a  strong clinical background should apply. 
  • Excellent clinical experience and high standards of care. 
  • Exceptional customer service skills. 
  • An ability to work efficiently and independently as well as part of a team. 
  • A willingness to roll up your sleeves and get involved at all levels. 
  • Effective time management and organisational skills. 
  • Flexibility with working hours including 1 in 3 Saturdays 
If this sounds like you, please apply with a cover letter and your CV to liv@aucklandvetcentre.com
12/05/2022


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Experienced Veterinary Nurse - Rappaw Veterinary Care

We have a position available for a full time qualified veterinary nurse to join our dedicated team at Rappaw Veterinary Care.
Rappaw is an independently owned and Best Practice accredited Veterinary Practice. We are a well equipped, progressive companion animal practice who thrive on providing excellent customer service and practising a high standard of veterinary medicine. We have five clinics based in Tawa, Paremata, Whitby, Plimmerton, Titahi Bay and we are also due to open a new veterinary hospital in the next few months. 
The position will be approximately 40 hours per week plus some weekend work on a rotating roster. and will likely include shifts across multiple clinics.
We are looking for a senior veterinary nurse who is enthusiastic, proactive and who will give 100% to all areas of vet nursing and strive to provide the best care to our patients and clients. You will be required to work successfully within a close team as well as independently when required.
Applicants must hold a relevant veterinary nursing qualification.

We offer a generous remuneration - commensurate with experience 
If you would like to apply or have any questions about the advertised role, we would love to hear from you. 
Please email your c.v. and cover letter to Emma Scott - Practice Manager @ emma.s@rappaw.co.nz

Applications close - June 6th 2022

Applicants for this position should have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa.
15/05/2022


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Due to expansion of the practice, we have an exciting opportunity for an Equine Veterinary  Nurse to join our team.  
The role: 
This is a permanent, full time role including working on our roster for on call evening and  weekend work. As part of our nursing team, you will be involved in many aspects of equine  nursing including in field work, surgical nursing, daily in-patient care, and emergency cases. 
Skills and Experience: 
  • A confident, motivated individual with great communication and interpersonal skills.
  • High attention to detail. 
  • Physically fit with the ability and experience in handling a variety of horses (foals,  racehorses, yearlings, sport horses, ponies, etc.). 
  • A hard-working, diligent and reliable person who can take initiative and work effectively. 
  • Competent numeracy and literacy skills. 
  • Passion for delivering high standards of care for our equine patients and ability to empathise.  
  • Ability to learn and be flexible in a fast paced working environment, with great multitasking  skills. 
  • Qualification or previous equine experience in veterinary nursing i.e. Diploma in Veterinary  Nursing/Bachelors Degree of Veterinary Technology (or similar) would be extremely  advantageous. 
About Us: 
Waikato Equine Veterinary Centre is a full-service equine clinic located in the heart of  Waikato. We enjoy working as a team and providing the best possible service and care to our  patients. This role gives you the opportunity to work together with a group of highly  professional, passionate, and skilled colleagues in a fun working environment. We are  exceptionally proud of our clinic, and our ideal candidate will be proud to work with us, and  therefore ensure our equine patients are beautifully cared for. 
If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please send your cv and cover letter to gen@wevc.co.nz
10/05/2022

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Veterinary Nurse - Johnsonville
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our fantastic Johnsonville team!
Competitive remuneration
A real focus on personal development – grow your career with us
Non-corporate family workplace culture – join the CareVets family
About the Clinic
CareVets Johnsonville is located in northern Wellington and has been part of the community for many years.
We are a companion animal practice with a great team of Veterinarians and Veterinary Nurses who are passionate about their furry clients, dedicated to providing them with the best possible care.  We also have a large retail front to our clinic with plenty of stock and animals that we find good homes for.
About the Role
As an experienced Veterinary Nurse, you already have a pretty good idea as to the day-to-day requirements of being a great member of the dynamic nursing team behind any great clinic.  Here are just a few of the key responsibilities that you will be contributing to together with the rest of our team:
Hand-on surgical & diagnostic assistance
Patient monitoring & treatment
Front of house & client relations
This role will be full-time.
About You
Genuinely care for pets, your colleagues and our clients
Work well both in a team and independently
High level of integrity and are interested in continued development
Good communicator
Relevant qualification/s in Veterinary Nursing
Minimum 1+ years’ experience
What’s on Offer?
Generous remuneration - commensurate with experience and role type
Strong focus on personal development with an ongoing focus on your career interests and CPD allowance
Non-corporate family workplace culture – become a member of the CareVets family
Fantastic location 
Work-Life balance is important to us, so rosters are geared with this in mind
Dynamic & supportive clinic team along with a responsive leadership team
Access to a wide network of like-minded colleagues across the North Island (and the opportunities that come with such a network)
 
To express your interest in this role please send your CV and cover letter to Mel Jerrett (mel.jerrett@carevets.co.nz).  Any applicants shortlisted will be contacted directly.
10/05/2022

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Veterinary Nurse - Kapiti
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Nurse to join our fantastic Kapiti team!
Competitive remuneration and signing bonus available
A real focus on personal development – grow your career with us
Non-corporate family workplace culture – join the CareVets family
About the Clinic
CareVets Kapiti is located in Paraparaumu on the Kapiti Coast and has been part of the community for many years.
A companion animal practice, the clinic has a great team of Veterinarians and Veterinary Nurses who are passionate about their furry clients, dedicated to providing them with the best possible care.
About the Role
As an experienced Veterinary Nurse, you already have a pretty good idea as to the day-to-day requirements of being a great member of the dynamic nursing team behind any great clinic.  Here are just a few of the key responsibilities that you will be contributing to together with the rest of our team:
Hand-on surgical & diagnostic assistance
Patient monitoring & treatment
Front of house & client relations
This role will be full-time.
About You
Genuinely care for pets, your colleagues and our clients
Work well both in a team and independently
High level of integrity and are interested in continued development
Good communicator
Relevant qualification/s in Veterinary Nursing
Minimum 1+ years’ experience
What’s on Offer?
Generous remuneration - commensurate with experience and role type
Signing bonus available
Strong focus on personal development with an ongoing focus on your career interests
Non-corporate family workplace culture – become a member of the CareVets family
Fantastic location 
Work-Life balance is important to us, so rosters are geared with this in mind
Dynamic & supportive clinic team along with a responsive leadership team
Access to a wide network of like-minded colleagues across the North Island (and the opportunities that come with such a network)
 
To express your interest in this role please send your CV and cover letter to Mel Jerrett (mel.jerrett@carevets.co.nz).  Any applicants shortlisted will be contacted directly.
10/05/2022

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Part-Time Veterinary Nurse - Wainuiomata
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part-time Veterinary Nurse to join our fantastic Wainuiomata team!
Competitive remuneration
A real focus on personal development – grow your career with us
Non-corporate family workplace culture – join the CareVets family
About the Clinic
CareVets Wainuiomata is located in Lower Hutt within the Wellington region and has been part of the community for many years.
A companion animal practice, the clinic has a great team of experienced Veterinarians and high standard Veterinary Nurses who are passionate about their furry clients, dedicated to providing them with the best possible care.
About the Role
As an experienced Veterinary Nurse you already have a pretty good idea as to the day-to-day requirements of being a great member of the dynamic nursing team behind any great clinic.  Here are just a few of the key responsibilities that you will be contributing to together with the rest of our supportive team:
Hand-on surgical & diagnostic assistance
Patient monitoring & treatment
Front of house client relations
This role will be part-time and will include some weekend work.
What’s on Offer?
Generous remuneration, commensurate with experience
Full support with a great clinical team who want to see you succeed
Strong focus on personal development with an ongoing focus on your career interests
Non-corporate family workplace culture – become a member of the CareVets family
Fantastic location
Work-Life balance is important to us, so rosters are geared with this in mind
Dynamic, supportive and responsive leadership team
Access to a wide network of like-minded colleagues across the North Island (and the opportunities that come with such a network).
About You
Genuinely care for pets, your colleagues and our clients
Work well both in a team and independently
High level of integrity and are interested in continued development
Good communicator
Relevant Veterinary Nursing qualification/s
1+ year experience 
To express your interest in this role please send your CV and cover letter to Mel Jerrett (mel.jerrett@carevets.co.nz).  Any applicants shortlisted will be contacted directly.
10/05/2022


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Vet Nurse Position at Bay After Hours Veterinary Hospital

Looking for an exciting and challenging new role in emergency and after-hours nursing?! Would you like to earn $30+ an hour? Would you like Full time, Part time, Any Time….! READ ON.

At Bay After Hours Veterinary Hospital we work nights, weekends and public holidays and strive to offer the best medicine and care possible for our patients and clients regardless of the time of the day.

We are a fun, passionate, welcoming and supportive bunch of vets and nurses and work very well as a team. We provide afterhours services for all the primary clinics in Tauranga and surrounding areas. We are looking for a friendly and dedicated vet nurse with a minimum of two years’ experience to join us who is keen to extend their knowledge and take that next exciting step in their career!

This is a permanent full-time position made up of a combination of weekend and nightshifts including overnight shifts. The roster is designed to give you the best work/life balance possible, whilst working nights and weekends.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • client relations
  • patient evaluation and triage
  • care and monitoring of hospitalised patients and critical transfers
  • taking bloods and placing IV catheters
  • anaesthetic monitoring of high-risk patients
  • digital radiography, CT scans and lab testing
  • fluid therapy and blood transfusion monitoring

We have an onsite full IDEXX laboratory and blood gas capabilities, smartflow inpatient hospital system, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, oscillometric blood pressure, doppler, capnography, ECG, endoscopy, fluid therapy and more.

You will be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and must be:

  • self-motivated and good at multi-tasking
  • able to communicate effectively with clients and staff
  • a good team player and willing to work extra hours if needed
  • enthusiastic and compassionate
  • skilled at using computers and being familiar with Vetlink software would be an advantage
  • a qualified veterinary nurse with at least 2 years experience
  • applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Experience in emergency nursing would be beneficial but not essential. Full training on our emergency protocols will be provided.

We provide a competitive remuneration commensurate with experience with a starting rate for senior nurses from $30ph, advancement in the practice, continuing education, membership with the NZVNA, new skills and learning opportunities on every shift, and you get to use your skills every day!

Please submit your CV or any queries to vet@bahvet.co.nz

Applications for this position will remain open until we find a great match for the team. If you are interested but are not keen for full time, we are always on the lookout for part time/locum nurses.


7/5/22


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A full time position has become available in our Culverden Clinic for a qualified vet nurse.

Our clinic is modern and the core CA Team of 3 work closely together to provide quality care on a day to day basis. The team are supported further by our Culverden mixed vets, who also have an interest in companion animal care, along with the wider team of nurses.
The role covers a wide range of nursing duties, and our cases are varied and interesting, as we deal with companion animals and working dogs.

The days of work are Monday to Friday in Culverden but no emergency after hours, however, you would be required to join the weekend clinic roster in Amberley which is approx. 1:7. Following this shift, you will receive 2 days off in the following week.
We have a strong focus on professional development, and will provide the funding and opportunities to grow your technical skills.

Skills and strengths required:

Ability to remain calm and professional under pressure
Be a Team player
Have great communication and customer service skills
Highly organised and efficient
Be adaptable and have the ability to think outside the square
Be open to change

What we offer:

Competitive remuneration which includes medical insurance
NZVNA subscription
CPD investment and support
Opportunity to grow within the role
Supportive team

If this sounds of interest to you, please send your cover letter and CV to
elaine@ncvets.co.nz

5/5/22


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Junior Veterinary Nurse Position at Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital

Looking for an exciting and challenging new role in emergency and after-hours nursing?!

At Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital we work nights, weekends and public holidays and strive to offer the best medicine and care possible for our patients and clients regardless of the time of the day.

We are a fun, passionate, welcoming and supportive bunch of vets and nurses and work very well as a team. We provide afterhours services for all the primary clinics in Hamilton and surrounding areas. Due to clinic growth, we are looking for friendly and dedicated junior veterinary nurses to join us who are keen to extend their knowledge and take that next exciting step in their career!

This role will include supporting our experienced veterinarians and veterinary nurses doing all the cool things you have learnt so far and extending your knowledge to the next level.

We have an onsite full IDEXX laboratory and blood gas capabilities, smartflow inpatient hospital system, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, oscillometric blood pressure, doppler, capnography, ECG, endoscopy, fluid therapy and more. We also have access to an Emergency and Critical Care Specialist who provides in-house tutorials on various relevant topics.

You will be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and must be:

  • self-motivated and good at multi-tasking
  • able to communicate effectively with clients and staff
  • a good team player and willing to work extra hours if needed
  • enthusiastic and compassionate
  • a qualified veterinary nurse
  • applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

We provide a competitive remuneration commensurate with experience, advancement in the practice, continuing education, membership with the NZVNA, enrolment in the RECOVER CPR course, new skills and learning opportunities on every shift, and you get to use your skills every day!

Please submit your CV or any queries to clinicmanager@wavh.co.nz

Applications for this position will remain open until we find a great match for the team. If you are interested but are not keen for full time, we are always on the lookout for part time/locum nurses.

3/5/22


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Afterhours and Referral Junior Role at The Referral Centre and Waikato Afterhours Veterinary Hospital

Looking for an exciting and challenging new role in afterhours, emergency and referral practice? Due to clinic growth, we are on the lookout for a dedicated junior nurse to add to our amazing team

The Referral Centre and the Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital work in conjunction to provide 24-hour veterinary and nursing care for hospitalised patients.

We strive to offer the best care possible for our patients and clients regardless of the time of the day.

We are a fun, passionate, welcoming and supportive bunch of vets and nurses and work very well as a team. We are looking for a friendly and dedicated veterinary nurse to join us.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • client relations
  • patient evaluation and triage
  • care and monitoring of hospitalised patients and critical transfers
  • taking bloods and placing IV catheters
  • anaesthetic monitoring of high-risk patients
  • digital radiography, CT scans and lab testing
  • fluid therapy and blood transfusion monitoring

We have an in-house full IDEXX laboratory and blood gas capabilities, smartflow inpatient hospital system, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, oscillometric blood pressure, doppler, capnography, ECG, endoscopy, fluid therapy and more.

You will be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and must be:

  • self-motivated and good at multi-tasking
  • able to communicate effectively with clients and staff
  • a good team player and willing to work extra hours if needed
  • enthusiastic and compassionate
  • skilled at using computers and being familiar with Vetlink software would be an advantage

We provide a competitive remuneration commensurate with experience and advancement in the practice, continuing education, membership with the NZVNA, new skills and learning opportunities.

Please submit your CV or any queries to Erika Smith at clinicmanager@wavh.co.nz

3/4/22


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Vet Nurse – Havelock North

We are looking for an experienced veterinary nurse who is talented and enthusiastic to join our team. We are a proactive and progressive team who strives for the best care and service every day. We are looking for a team mate to join us on this adventure into our bigger, brighter, better future. This is a full-time position, including rostered Saturdays.

Our ideal candidate will possess the following attributes and skills:

  • Work well individually and as part of a close team
  • You will have a Certificate or Diploma in Veterinary Nursing
  • At least two years experience in veterinary nursing
  • Keen to drive the nursing role and get involved with all aspects of the clinic
  • Passionate about outstanding client and patient care
  • Great communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and driven with a willingness to learn
  • Compassionate, understanding and friendly with an outgoing personality!

To be successful in your application we require someone with great relationship skills, time management, attention to detail and reliability.

There's never been a better time to take the next step in your career.

Has your time come?

If you think you tick all the boxes and believe that you could add value to our great team, please apply by emailing careers@vetent.co.nz. Applications close on 18th May 2022 at 5pm.

Find out more about VetEnt at www.vetent.co.nz

2/5/22


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Vet Nurse Franklin Vets Papakura

Franklin Vets is a well-established Veterinarian practice servicing the South Auckland, North Waikato, Thames and Coromandel districts. We are looking for an enthusiastic Vet Nurse, with a Diploma in Veterinary Nursing, to join our Papakura team on a part-time basis.

Your warm and friendly manner, high level of customer service and ability to be calm and efficient under pressure will see you supporting a motivated, caring team who are committed to delivering a very high standard of veterinary care.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Providing general and surgical nursing assistance
  • Admitting/discharging patients
  • Nurse consults
  • Retail sales

We can offer you a minimum of 20 hours per week. If you have fantastic vet nursing skills, have a passion for Puppy Preschool and are excited about meeting the needs of our clients and their pets, please apply online with a copy of your CV with a covering letter.


29/4/22


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Full Time Nursing Position Available:
35-40 hours per week, includes every third Saturday.

Small independent clinic that aims to punch above its weight!

Job position includes all usual nursing and reception duties, from booking consults to assisting in surgery.

This is a busy clinic that is looking for a veterinary nurse who will get stuck in. In return, hard work will be financially rewarded.

Looking for a nurse with at least 2 years’ experience.
Continuing education is encouraged (we pay for your NZVNA membership.)

Please forward your cover letter and resume to vet@cameronroadvet.co.nz, and we look forward to meeting you!

22/4/22


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Veterinary Nurse Position at Bay After Hours Veterinary Hospital

We are a new afterhours clinic in sunny Bay of Plenty!! We are after nurses with a keen interest in emergency and critical care to join our positive, supportive team!!

Bay After Hours Veterinary Hospital is open nights, weekends and public holidays; and will strive to offer the best medicine and care possible for our patients and clients regardless of the time of the day.

You will be a dedicated, professional vet nurse with great attention to detail and the passion to work in a positive, forward-thinking nursing team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • client relations
  • patient evaluation, triage, CPR and wound care
  • care and monitoring of hospitalised patients
  • anaesthesia and scrubbing-in for surgery if required
  • digital radiography and lab testing
  • fluid therapy and blood transfusion

We have an in-house full laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, oscillometric blood pressure, ECG, fluid therapy, constant rate infusion, resuscitation and more.

You will be able to work well in a fast paced environment and must be:

  • self-motivated and good at multi-tasking
  • communicate effectively with clients and staff
  • a good team player and willing to work extra hours
  • enthusiastic and compassionate
  • skilled at using computers and being familiar with VetLink software would be an advantage
  • a qualified veterinary nurse with an interested in emergency and critical care veterinary nursing
  • applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

We provide a competitive remuneration commensurate with experience and advancement in the practice, continuing education allowance, NZVNA membership, new learning opportunities at every shift, and you get to use your skills every day!

Please submit your CV/cover letter or any queries to kimberly@bahvet.co.nz

22/4/22


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Vet Nurse Position at Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital

Looking for an exciting and challenging new role in emergency and after-hours nursing?! Would you like to earn $30+ an hour? Would you like Full time, Part time, Any Time….! READ ON.

At Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital we work nights, weekends and public holidays and strive to offer the best medicine and care possible for our patients and clients regardless of the time of the day.

We are a fun, passionate, welcoming and supportive bunch of vets and nurses and work very well as a team. We provide afterhours services for all the primary clinics in Hamilton and surrounding areas.  We are looking for a friendly and dedicated vet nurse with a minimum of two years’ experience to join us who is keen to extend their knowledge and take that next exciting step in their career!

This is a permanent full-time position made up of a combination of weekend and nightshifts including overnight shifts.  The roster is designed to give you the best work/life balance possible, whilst working nights and weekends.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • client relations
  • patient evaluation and triage
  • care and monitoring of hospitalised patients and critical transfers
  • taking bloods and placing IV catheters
  • anaesthetic monitoring of high-risk patients
  • digital radiography, CT scans and lab testing
  • fluid therapy and blood transfusion monitoring

We have an onsite full IDEXX laboratory and blood gas capabilities, smartflow inpatient hospital system, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, oscillometric blood pressure, doppler, capnography, ECG, endoscopy, fluid therapy and more.  We also have access to an Emergency and Critical Care Specialist who provides in-house tutorials on various relevant topics.

You will be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and must be:

  • self-motivated and good at multi-tasking
  • able to communicate effectively with clients and staff
  • a good team player and willing to work extra hours if needed
  • enthusiastic and compassionate
  • skilled at using computers and being familiar with Vetlink software would be an advantage
  • a qualified veterinary nurse with at least 2 years experience
  • applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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  • Experience in emergency nursing would be beneficial but not essential. Full training on our emergency protocols will be provided.

We provide a competitive remuneration commensurate with experience with a starting rate for senior nurses from $30ph, advancement in the practice, continuing education, membership with the NZVNA, new skills and learning opportunities on every shift, and you get to use your skills every day!

Please submit your CV or any queries to clinicmanager@wavh.co.nz

Applications for this position will remain open until we find a great match for the team.  If you are interested but are not keen for full time, we are always on the lookout for part time/locum nurses.

22/4/22


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Experienced Vet Nurse – Central Auckland

Are you a passionate and driven vet nurse committed to excellent patient and client care? We are looking for a dedicated and friendly team player with 2+ years’ experience to join our team in Richmond Rd, in Auckland.

 

  • Permanent Vet nurse opportunity – Full time position, 40 hours per week
  • No weekend work or on-call required
  • 3-year-old purpose-built clinic with everything you need to deliver gold-standard patient care
  • Excellent benefits - including generous staff discounts, CPD budget and development opportunities. We even include a wellbeing budget to be used at your discretion to ensure you are in the best of health
  • Committed clients who want the best standards of care for their pets
  • Small, friendly team, enabling you to be involved in all aspects of patient care

About You:

Your qualifications, caring nature and love of animals are certainly essential to your success in this role. You will demonstrate talent and skill as an experienced Veterinary Nurse. In addition, these qualities are important to us:

  • You are proficient in all-round clinical and surgical nursing with at least 2 years clinical experience
  • You enjoy learning and embracing new technology
  • You’re passionate about the veterinary industry and high standards of patient care
  • You’ve got customer service experience and you work well in a team

What we’re offering:

We have a real passion for what we do, and we go the extra mile for both our people and our patients. You will be part of a supportive team who works together to deliver our purpose, vision, and values.

Animates Vetcare is a Rainbow Tick Certified employer.

Get in touch for a confidential conversation and let’s talk about what a move to Animates Vetcare could look like for you. Contact Natalie – nnicholson@vetcaregroup.co.nz

14/4/22