Surgery Nurse

The role:

In this role you will provide high quality surgical nursing care for patients that require advanced surgical and diagnostic procedures, including orthopaedics, neurosurgery, minimally invasive surgery, soft tissue, and reconstructive surgery. 


Who we are:

  • Veterinary Specialist Services is a small animal referral hospital delivering high quality patient care for over 20 years.

  • We have a strong focus of providing gold standard treatment for pets in the fields of internal medicine, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology, surgery, oncology, critical care, dentistry, nursing, and support services.

  • We employ a team of fun and focussed individuals from diverse backgrounds.

  • We are involved in the industry with wide participation in professional groups, universities, continuing education courses. 

  • We facilitate our own Annual Conference. 


What we offer:

  • Very competitive rates of pay.

  • Four-day work week. 

  • One free ticket to our Annual Conference (March each year).

  • Access to in-house and external professional development and mentoring opportunities.

  • A values-based team culture.

  • An opportunity to work alongside team members who are internationally recognised for their skills and experience and with others who are highly skilled and experienced in their profession.


Who you are: 

  • A nurse with a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing or a Veterinary Technologist degree with a keen interest in surgery and anaesthesia. 

  • A team player with a strong work ethic willing to support your fellow colleagues. 

  • Skilled in problem solving and decision making. 

  • A multi-tasker who can navigate within a busy, multidisciplinary workplace. 

  • An organised nurse with high attention to detail. 



Please submit your CV and a cover letter to us at HR@vss.net.au 

If this role is not for you, please review our other vacancies at https://www.vss.net.au/


To express your interest in this position give us a call on 07 3841 7011 or complete the form below. We welcome the opportunity to meet and discuss this role with you further.


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