University of Melbourne ANAESTHESIA VETERINARY NURSE Contract in Werribee VIC

University of Melbourne

Branch Werribee VIC AU

Werribee VIC

Lifestyles, beaches, sports, and the performing arts. The Melbourne Veterinary School at The University of Melbourne seeks an….

The Melbourne Veterinary School at The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and people-focused veterinary nurse to join our dynamic team. U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital is the School’s veterinary teaching hospital, located at the university’s Werribee campus. The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading university and is consistently ranked in the top 30 universities globally, being recognised for its leading and innovative research and teaching. The city of Melbourne is still recognised as the world’s most liveable city and boasts high quality of living, excellent schools, multicultural lifestyles, beaches, sports, and the performing arts.

U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital serves more than 20,000 cases per year and is well equipped to perform high quality veterinary anaesthesia. The hospital is ASAVA accredited, and also is a major component of the School’s facilities for our AVMA, RCVS and AVBC accredited DVM teaching program. Our Anaesthesia Service is well established and provides anaesthesia and pain plans for many species including dogs, cats and horses. We provide the opportunity for well supported professional growth within our busy team.

The position will be primarily required to undertake and perform all tasks and duties associated with anaesthesia nursing in a timely and proficient manner, whilst upholding the optimal standard of veterinary nursing care; displaying professionalism, enthusiasm, initiative and a willingness to learn new skills and tasks. All veterinary nurses are required to oversee student-patient interactions, in conjunction with the veterinarians. Working within the multidisciplinary hospital the duties will incorporate all aspects of veterinary practice.

To be successful in applying for this role, you will be a dedicated team player and demonstrate a high level of flexibility, enthusiasm and initiative. We are looking for a positive, highly skilled team member who is eager to learn new skills and always strive to nurse to the highest standard.

The Position Description is available in the link shown below. Further enquiries about the position can be directed to Eva Evans at [email protected]

Close date: 7 May 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria*


*For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria

Advertised: 24 Apr 2017 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 07 May 2017 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Werribee, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-24
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