Veterinary Nurse (Part Time ECC & Internal Medicine)

23 November 2019

We are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse with at least 2 years experience for a permanent part time position (approx 40 hours per fortnight). This role will two weekday shifts per week with our internal medicine specialist team and every other weekend with our emergency & critical care team (Saturday & Sunday day shift). The successful candidate will not be required to work more than 1 in 2 weekends. Experience in a specialist or emergency veterinary hospital would be advantageous but not necessary for this position.

Job tasks and responsibilities include:

  • General nursing of referral and emergency patients, including high-dependency cases
  • IV and urinary catheter placement; venipuncture and running of laboratory tests
  • Monitoring anaesthesia
  • Assisting with emergency surgical and medical procedures
  • Assisting with diagnostic imaging (xray, ultrasound, CT)
  • Triage of incoming patients
  • Some reception duties, though ARC also has receptionists working evenings and weekends 

Job benefits and perks:

  • Generous remuneration
  • In house continuing education programme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • ARC has an active social club

Closing date for applications: 10 December 2019