Veterinary Nurse

Industry
Farming, Animals & Conservation
Location
St Helens
Job Type
Part Time

Job Description

Here at the East Coast Veterinary Clinic, we have the exciting opportunity for a part time Veterinary Nurse to join our team! We are located within the busy tourist town of St Helens, with the most amazing beaches and scenery within a short distance. We are predominantly a small animal practice, with the occasional large animal callout. We also service some surrounding wildlife parks and hobby farms. 

About you: 

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing (or equivalent) is preferred. We will also consider a candidate willing to complete this certification through us.
  • Previous experience in a clinic environment is highly desired.
  • Confidence in all aspects of nursing (reception, surgery, and hospital) with a willingness to learn and take direction.
  • Strong time management skills 
  • The ability to communicate effectively with people and animals. We are looking for a team player who can work well within our tight knit team and who treats our valued clients with compassion. You must be able to read animal body language and care for our amazing patients with kindness and empathy. 
  • Current Australian drivers’ license 

What next? 

Immediate start required with onsite training provided. We are offering a rotational roster with two to three weekday shifts 8:30am-5:00pm (subject to change), the successful candidate must be available for some Saturday work 9am-2pm and on occasion be available to be on call for afterhours. 

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidate, commensurate with experience. We value a great work life balance and flexibility! 

If this role is your dream job please contact us via admin@bodec.org.au. You will need a resume and cover letter to apply, and we can assist you with this.