Veterinary Nurse

Ashburton, Victoria, au
Company: Greencross Vets
Category: Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 19:10:03

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Delivering personalised and dedicated client care to all patients and owners;
  • Caring, handling and cleaning all animals;
  • Maintaining the overall hygiene of the practice, including surgical areas and equipment;
  • Undertaking general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical care;
  • Performing minor procedures when required;
  • Reception duties including being the first point of contact for clients, handling client enquiries in person and over the phone, scheduling appointments, managing client accounts, admitting and discharging patients.
  • Taking part in the clinic’s weekend roster. This will involve working 1 in 4 full weekends.
  • The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing;
  • 1-2 years’ experience working as a Veterinary Nurse post qualification;
  • Excellent animal handling skills;
  • An extensive knowledge and understanding of veterinary nursing procedures;
  • Exceptional organisation, communication and customer service skills;
  • Flexible and adaptable within a team environment;
  • Knowledge of RX Works ideal but not essential.
  • What we can offer you:

  • An interesting and varied role as well as a dynamic and supportive team environment;
  • Commitment to your career development through access to continued education, ongoing mentorship and regular performance reviews;
  • Access to a support network of like-minded professionals.
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