Hall Veterinary Surgery has an exciting opportunity for a Qualified Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist. Hall Veterinary Surgery has been part of the Hall community for almost 35 years. We are located on the outskirts of Canberra in a village atmosphere and surrounded by nature with a great coffee shop just down the road. https://www.hallvet.com.au/ Staff and Clients love our relaxed rural atmosphere and our personalised service. We love working with each other, with our pet-focussed clients and, of course, with our furry friends. Our nurses take pride in maintaining a high standard of care for every patient. Whilst they are all highly trained and professional they also love to have fun and celebrate the wins along the way. We are looking for someone who is confident in anaesthetic monitoring (including BP and ETCO2), emergency and critical care cases, is experienced in nurse consultations (including arthritis injections, post-op rechecks, suture and drain removals etc) and is an all-round legend who gets along well with a wonderful and diverse team of people. A great sense of humour is also an essential skill for this role!   If you:

  • Have a Certificate IV in Vet Nursing or equivalent
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Have good communication and customer service skills
  • Are reliable, punctual and hard working
  • Are able to work hard and remain cheerful under pressure
  • Are proactive and observant
  • We would love to hear from you!

Your duties will include although not limited to:

  • Assisting vets with animals during examination
  • Preparing/administrating medications and animals for surgery
  • Monitoring patients during anaesthesia
  • Discharging routine surgery patients
  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment and consult rooms
  • Providing post operative care
  • Running in-house lab tests
  • Keeping pets comfortable and clean
  • Assisting with reception duties including; answering phones, processing payments, greeting clients and admitting patients

What we are offering:

  • Full-time position available, happy to consider part-time for the right candidate
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Access to free online training courses/workshops
  • Career progression
  • Staff discounts
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Access to a range of wellbeing benefits/discounts

VetPartners is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please email janet@hallvet.com.au with your updated resume and cover letter.Reference: CS RR-6445

Ref: RR-6445