Veterinary Nurse – Full Time

Feb 11, 2022

We are looking for a minimum of 2 years of clinic experience, Cert IV qualified veterinary nurse who would love to join our ever-growing team. The nursing teamwork a variety of shifts between 7.30am and 11pm 7 days a week between our Highton and Geelong West Clinics. The successful candidate will work a variety of shifts over a 6-week roster.

At Vets of Geelong  we live by our core values and have developed a strong clinic culture that means:
  • Animals come first
  • We’re all in this together so teamwork is a must
  • Opportunities for Growth and Learning are available and encouraged
  • We like to have Fun whilst providing an Exceptional Customer Experience

We are a fast paced, large clinic (that keeps on growing!) and are looking for the person that will fit into our team. At Vets of Geelong, you will work with senior clinical vets with varied special interests to help you advance your skills. We actively encourage you to continue your education through workshops and courses. Your week will be varied with consults, radiography, surgery and dentistry. You are supported by a large nursing and reception team and will be part of a team that is constantly moving forward.

Responsibilities of the position:
  • Assist with medical and surgical cases
  • Provide excellent and compassionate customer service to our clients
  • Perform blood collection, lab work, instruments cleaning and IV catheterisation
  • Patient management, feeding, toileting, bathing, and care
  • Assist with nurse triage or nurse consultations
  • Monitor anaesthesia during surgery and recovery
We are looking for someone who has:
  • Minimum of 2 years of surgical nursing experience inc. anaesthesia monitoring in theatre
  • Ability to work by yourself or as part of a team
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Minimum Certificate IV or equivalent
  • Exceptional customer service and strong communication skills
  • Highly motivated, strong work ethic, empathetic, mature, and responsible with a can-do attitude
  • Ability to take responsibility and follow tasks through
  • Previous experience in Emergency care would be an advantage.

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To join the team at Vets of Geelong send us an email with your resume, cover letter and even a video with your story to

If you have any questions, please call Melissa or Jo on 03 5243 0077 between 9am & 3pm

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