RSPCA Qld presents an exciting opportunity for an experienced Vet Nurse to join their team at the Animal Care Centre based in Ipswich.
You will provide vital help to all creatures great and small by ensuring that the health and welfare needs of all animals in the care of RSPCA Qld are met and are of the highest standards practical. Your role will require you to work as part of a dynamic team within the veterinary clinic and surgery.
In this role, you will:
• Nurse animals in the direct care of Veterinary Services ensuring they are kept comfortable, medicated and fed;
• Prepare animals for surgery;
• Perform routine medical and laboratory tests;
• Assist the veterinarians in treating animals;
• Perform daily reception and cleaning duties.
With a commitment to achieving the long term goals of RSPCA Qld, you will possess a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing (or Australian recognised equivalent). Previous surgical nursing and emergency and critical care experience with companion animals would be highly regarded.
This is a part time position based at our Ipswich Animal Care Centre. Working hours are a minimum of 24 hours per week, worked across a 7 day roster. Weekend work and some night shifts may be required. More hours may be available dependent on operational requirements.
Remuneration is as per the RSPCA Qld Enterprise Agreement for Veterinary Staff; with a starting pay rate (qualified) of $24.04 per hour (junior rates may apply).
Applications should be forwarded to the Human Resources Manager via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use the subject line VET NURSE IPSWICH.