Nelson, New Zealand
Vet Nurse Role in Sunny Nelson
We are looking for a veterinary nurse to join our friendly and dynamic team in Nelson. We appreciate everyone has different attributes and are willing to make this position fit for the right applicant. We’re keen to help people develop and achieve their potential. If you are an experienced or qualified vet nurse and would like to take the next step in your career in a supported position, then please get in touch.
Our team is made up of 8 vets and 16 support staff, and we offer a large array of surgical and medical services. Our clinic performs all the regular stuff plus endoscopy, laparoscopic surgery, orthopaedic surgery, ultrasonography, full IDEXX lab, and physiotherapy.
Our nurses do LOTS! Our nurses commonly do pre-anaesthetic checks, calculate and give pre-medications, induce anaesthesia including intubation, monitor and recover anaesthetics, place iv catheters, take blood samples, assist surgery, take blood pressure, take x-rays, assist with home visits, take dental x-rays, scale and polish teeth and much more. We want you to be the best nurse you can be and make sure there is plenty of opportunity to use your training to the level you are comfortable with while developing new skills.
We can help make the move easier for you by offering the use of our fully furnished flat above the clinic while finding a more permanent residence. The clinic is just a 20 minute walk into Nelson City where there are Bars, Restaurants, a Cinema, Shops and Supermarkets. A great location to explore the beautiful Abel Tasman National Park, Nelson Lakes and Golden Bay.
Candidates must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.
If you have a desire to further develop your skills, and want to work with a great team in a supportive locally owned clinic, email your CV and cover letter to mailto:email@example.com
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