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Vet Nurse

Rowville, Australia

Reference: 5221712

  • Permanent Vet Nurse for OurVet Rowville
  • Available start available - 75 hours per fortnight (permanent)
  • We support you to achieve and do what you love to do

At OurVet

We are a small animals GP clinic network with 28 locations across Australia. We are committed to supporting the health & happiness of pets & their pet parents to ensure both have the best life possible.

During these challenging times, we have upheld this commitment by continuing to provide essential health services in a way that is safe to them and to our people.

We have done so successfully and due to these increasing numbers, we are seeking a vet nurse for our growing clinic at OurVet Rowville. Join our 2 - vet clinic and 3 nurse team with diverse caseload, loyal customers and supportive approach. Our Lead Vet is committed to sharing his 9 years medical experience from overseas and Australia to help the team be empowered to expand their skills.

Scope of your contributions

Our vet nurses are invaluable to our clinics, a constant source of care and support to pets, pet parents, and the clinic team. Joining our nurse team, you will have experience in:

  • A customer first approach that brings comfort & assurance to pet parents from the admission to discharge of pets,
  • Making bookings and can proactively attend to any enquiries from pet parents,
  • Monitoring anaesthetics and vital signs during routine surgery,
  • Animal handling and help with pathology and imaging to assist vets work up cases,
  • Being resourceful and seeking to educate & inform pet parents in the interest of promoting preventative medicine, including dietary information,
  • Assisting in dental procedures and consultations,
  • Upholding best practice and high standards of care to ensure the safety and health

What you bring

As a vet nurse you are known for being:

  • A purposeful communicator, someone can skilfully adapt style of communication to suit diverse audiences in different settings,
  • Resilient, able to maintain clarity and confidence in busy and challenging times viewing all opportunities as learnings in refining our approach,
  • Diligent, taking pride in your work and seeking to upskill yourself to continually provide the best care possible in every situation,
  • A one team collaborator, working with others in a positive and encouraging way that brings about happiness and fulfillment for all

A happy & healthy team

It is our mission to ensure that our people are happy and healthy too.

Happy by offering:

  • help to achieve and grow through personalised learning & development,
  • continuous education on the job and comprehensive online learning platform
  • access to specialists in the field, such as Hills nights
  • a career pathway for you to progress

Healthy by offering:

  • a positive & fun workplace where everyone is respected and valued,
  • work - life balance, with an even share of days and hours among the team,
  • great employee benefits & discounts for the health of your companion pet. and
  • EAP support available as required.

If this is the opportunity you have been after, then apply without delay.

For more information, contact our Talent Manager Theresa Galea, via theresa.galea@bfpets.com.au or 0452 237 470.

All applicants are required to have the right to work in Australia. Agencies are not required to present candidates.