Fur Life Vet Hastings- Veterinary Nurse

Full time or part time nurse required for our beautiful purpose built clinic.

Provide all round nursing support to our clients and patients.

Take advantage of the perks and benefits of being part of Apiam!

Fur Life Vet Hastings is part of Apiam Animal Health, providing veterinary services to country communities. At Apiam Animal Health we are committed to enriching the lives of animals, people and the communities where we live.We strive to deliver excellence and our vision is healthy animals and happy people.

We are a brand new purpose built clinic in Hastings, Victoria. We are a small but dedicated team that is committed to providing outstanding care to our clients and patients. We are growing and looking for new staff to help us achieve this.

We are looking for a passionate nurse to implement their high standards of patient care and have the capability to fulfill all general veterinary nursing duties including surgery, hospital, consulting and reception shifts.  This is a hands-on nursing role, you will need to have the skill set and confidence to do all things nursing, especially focused on surgery. There is scope in this to help in the management of the clinic and make the position your own.

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or Veterinary Technician Degree is highly desirable, but we will accept applications from confident and experienced nurses as well.
  • 3+ years’ experience with well-rounded nursing skills.
  • Ability to mentor trainee nurses and comfortable with the occasional sole charge nursing.
  • Registered Veterinary Nurses are highly regarded.
  • Commitment to promoting a positive workplace culture and helping our team to grow.
  • Above award wage offered for the right candidate.  
  • Generous clinic discounts for your own fur babies
  • VNCA membership paid for and AVNAT registration encouraged
  • Access to VetEducation as ongoing CE and upskilling is supported and encouraged.  
  • Established in 2022 we are a purpose-built clinic! Think lots of space, new equipment, separate dental room.  
  • Access paid Volunteer Leave, extra Parental Leave and Apiam Wellness Day - extra day of annual leave!  
  • Discounts from various retail, travel, fitness and health providers (including Kmart and Woolworths!) 
  • Work life balance and mental health taken seriously, we have our own Mental Health First Aid Officer and an excellent Employee Assistance Program (free and confidential counselling sessions for you or your immediate family). 

At Apiam Animal Health we genuinely support and encourage nurse upskilling and professional development. We offer yearly discussions around career development, free monthly webinars, provide opportunities of secondment to other clinic locations across Australia and career progression pathways.