Veterinary Nurse- Singleton Veterinary Hospital

Full Time experienced nurse wanted to join our fantastic team in Singleton.

Mixed animal veterinary clinic offering the highest level of veterinary care.

Enjoy the benefits of a company that values veterinary nurses and their growth.

Welcome to Singleton Veterinary Hospital, where compassionate care meets cutting edge medicine.

With our hospital located in Singleton and clinic in Branxton, we are right in the heart of the Hunter Valley! Our practice has been serving the community and its beloved pets for the past 28 years. We are a mixed animal veterinary practice that offers the highest possible level of veterinary care, for all animals big and small!

Singleton Veterinary Hospital 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.

Our hospital is fully equipped to manage medical and surgical cases in the full range of companion animals, equine and livestock.

We are looking for a full time experienced veterinary nurse to complement our team.

We want a passionate nurse to implement their high standards of patient care and have the capability to fulfill surgery, hospital, pathology, treatment, floating and reception shifts.

This is a hands-on nursing role for an experienced nurse; you will need to have the skill set and confidence to place IV catheters, set up fluids, monitor anesthetics to a high standard, do basic pathology (IDEXX), have a high standard for patient care and love all things nursing.

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or Veterinary Technician Degree is essential
  • 3+ years’ experience in a busy practice. Well-rounded nursing skills and experience with training and mentoring other clinical staff
  • Registered Veterinary Nurses are highly regarded.
  • Commitment to promoting a positive workplace culture and continuing to improve and grow our clinic.
  • 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.
  • 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.