Veterinary Nurse

McMaster & Heap

Canterbury, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Nurses

Jun 5

Vet Nurse opportunity at McMaster & Heap in CHRISTCHURCH


McMaster & Heap Vet Practice are looking a for skilled, passionate nurse to work with an exceptional team in an expanding and developing small animal practice in the South of Christchurch.


We are a large, professional, dedicated 11 vet, 20 nurse practice and growing. We are a husband and wife team, who value and love our profession, our people and making a real difference in the lives of our clients and their pets. All our staff go the extra mile and do so without being asked. We have all the necessary high tech equipment to do the best job possible and with referral services on offer like ophthalmology, endoscopy, ultrasonography, and small animal medicine, it is easy to be proud of the work done.


We have a unique opportunity to grow and provide services not often seen in small animal Practice. 


Our large modern practice, that has just been extended by 280m squared, is very well equipped. The extension features a cat only reception, 3 new consult rooms, cat treatment room and ICU, ultrasound room, large dental suite, dedicated sterile surgery with attached prep room and increased cat and dog hospitalisation areas. We also will have a MRI machine soon.


We run Ezyvet software with Smart Flow patient monitoring which runs from ipads. We have virtually all the bells and whistles to enable a very high level of practice, satisfaction and patient care.



The chosen applicant will work in the areas best suited to their attributes and skills - hospital nursing, surgical nursing or reception work or a combination of them. We are flexible with days and hours worked but need to manage roster requirements as well. There will be some weekend work. We are Best Practice accredited. Most of our nurses work a 4 day week plus one full rostered weekend a month. We are usually closed most Public holidays.


We are about selecting the right people for our team who work hard while enjoying the work they do. 


If this position sounds appealing to you please refer to our 

website to get an incite into who we are and what we do best.

Forward all expressions of interest in strict confidence by pressing APPLY NOW in writing to

McMaster & Heap Vet Practice, 12 Coppell place, Hoon Hay, CHCH 8025


Many Thanks

Drs Michele McMaster and Steve Heap

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