Experienced Veterinary Nurse

South Wairarapa Veterinary Services

Wellington, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Nurses

Oct 12

This job is no longer accepting applications.


Experienced Veterinary Nurse – Full-time Position

Make a great career move and join our dynamic team today!

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic vet nurse to join our nursing team.

  • Work in a supportive and highly collegial team
  • Provide a high level of care and service
  • Enjoy the lifestyle in the beautiful Wairarapa

This role would suit an experienced veterinary nurse with strong clinical and interpersonal skills to join our companion animal team in one of New Zealand’s fastest growing regions.

About South Wairarapa Veterinary Services:

We are a mixed practice, with clinics in Masterton, Carterton, Martinborough and Featherston. We promote collegiality and ensure our staff have support across our four locations. We provide a supportive induction programme, and we have regular vet nurse and clinic meetings. We value our people and our culture.

An awesome career opportunity working in a friendly, skilled team environment. We provide all the mod cons including digital x-ray and full IDEXX in-house laboratory at each site. We have a high ratio of experienced skilled veterinary nurses to veterinarians.

We encourage our nurses to be willing learners and to contribute to a nursing team that is patient focused, professional and committed to excellence.

South Wairarapa Vets ideal candidate:

  • A vet nurse with a recognised veterinary nurse qualification of 2 years or more - all applications will be considered
  • An effective communicator with good written and verbal skill
  • An ultimate team player, with a positive attitude, and is bright and friendly
  • Able to demonstrate organisational skills required in a busy clinic

What the Wairarapa offers:

The Wairarapa offer beautiful scenic surroundings based in the heart of the lower North Island.

Our stunning coastline and rivers are a playground for fishing, swimming, diving, camping, biking and scenic views. The Tararua Ranges are our backdoor and are a hive of activity for tramping, hut stays and a series of short walks.

The Wairarapa offers affordable real estate, great schools, and a rural lifestyle. Our region attracts many families and has strong social and sporting opportunities.

All this while only being an hour away from Palmerston North and Wellington by car or train.

Our mission statement - South Wairarapa Veterinary Services are a caring team of veterinary professionals focused on excellent client service. We support lifelong learning with collegial support to strengthen and grow both individuals and the business. We strive for a vibrant and fun workplace.

Please send in your application and this will be viewed immediately. The start date is now or negotiable. Closing date 25 October 2021.

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