Join a friendly, supportive and professional team in a beautiful rural community!
As part of the expanding Apiam Animal Health group of regional and rural veterinary clinics across Australia, Fur Life Vet Shepparton is committed to enriching the lives of animals, people, and the communities where we live.
We are a team of young professionals who are looking for a passionate Part-Time Veterinary Nurse to join our expanding team.
Why you should apply:
Amazing clinic discounts for your own pets.
No after hours, public holidays or on call!
VNCA membership and AVNAT registration paid for and encouraged. All of our current nurses are Registered Veterinary Nurses including the Clinic Coordinator with one Student Veterinary Nurse, so you can be sure that you will be surrounded by likeminded, passionate team mates
Access to VetEducation as ongoing CE and upskilling is supported and encouraged.
Weekly paid team meetings and training sessions.
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).
A great supportive company to work for who take pride and value their Veterinary Nurses.
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.
We are always open to ideas on how we can enrich your Veterinary Nursing Career.
All of our current nurses are Registered Veterinary Nurses including the Clinic Coordinator with one Student Veterinary Nurse, so you can be sure that you will be surrounded by likeminded, passionate team mates.
One of our nurses won Apiam’s Vet Nurse of the Year award this year!
About the role
We are looking for a passionate nurse to implement their high standards of patients care and knowledge, and have the capability to fulfill surgery, hospital, treatment, floating and reception shifts.
This is a hands-on nursing role, you will need to have the skill set and confidence to place IV catheters, set up fluids, monitor anesthetics using multiparameter monitoring, perform grade 1 dentals and love all things nursing.
Veterinary Nurses play a huge role in our clinic and are able to grow their own relationships between the patients and clients. We conduct Team Based Consulting alongside the Veterinarians, and also offer Nurse Consultations such as Nurse Behaviour Consults, Weight Management Clinics, Cuddle Consults, and more.
We are a team of young professionals who take pride in providing Gold Standard care to our patients and clients, our community is important to us. We close the doors weekly for paid team meetings and training sessions to give us a chance to sit down as a full team to catch up.
What you’ll need to succeed:
Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or Veterinary TechnicianDegree is essential.
2+ years’ experience with well-rounded nursing skills.
Ability to mentor trainee nurses andcomfortable with the occasional sole charge nursing.
Registered Veterinary Nurses are highly regarded.
The ability to join the Saturday Morning rotating roster (8am-12:30pm)
Commitment to promoting a positive workplace culture as we have an awesome team!
Check out our Facebook Page to learn more about our team and the interesting cases that we see.
We look forward to meeting you soon!
If you would like to join Fur Life Vet Shepparton, pleaseapply herewith your resume, references, and cover letter.