Veterinary Nurses - Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand
Salary Dependent on Experience
04 Apr 2017
02 May 2017
Job Type
Veterinary Nurse
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

balmoralMorning Sickness Alert!  Maternity Cover Needed in New Zealand!

Yay! Not one but two of our wonderful nurses have announced that they are expecting their first baby. Our team are very excited at this wonderful news but we shall soon need two experienced nurses for maternity cover one for 6 months, the other for 12 months. Both vacancies have the potential to be extended over 12 months or even ongoing employment.

These positions are ideally suited to an overseas candidate with experience so if you are planning a working holiday to New Zealand this could be a perfect opportunity for you.

We are looking for two experienced veterinary nurses to join our group of three busy companion animal practices located in central Auckland.

The successful applicants will be part of a close team of nurses and vets that are committed to providing excellent customer service while practicing high quality small animal medicine and surgery in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

The ideal candidates will have the following skills:
•    A relevant Veterinary Nursing qualification
•    A minimum of two years veterinary nursing with excellent skills in medical, surgical and reception areas.
•    A warm, friendly personality.
•    Excellent communication and organisational skills
•    A sound knowledge and understanding of veterinary nursing procedures

The position will be focused on supporting our vets to ensure efficient management of the daily surgical and hospital case-loads. Confidence in monitoring anaesthesia and providing surgical assistance and medical management is essential.

You will need to be self-motivated and work well in a team environment and take pride in offering quality care to both clients and patients. Excellent communication skills, efficiency and ability to multi-task are vital.

If you think you could be the right person to join our team please forward your letter of application and CV.