Vet Nurse
Tweed Heads NSW

Over 1600 veterinarians and vet nurses across Australia have chosen a career with Greencross Vets. Our vets and vet nurses benefit from the resources that the largest veterinary group in Australia provides including an industry leading education program, business support for better work/life balance and career opportunities throughout more than 170 veterinary related businesses in the Greencross Vets family. At Greencross Vets your passion for pets is exemplified by practicing the highest standards of care.  We invite you to join Greencross Vets for a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Greencross Vets, a pioneer in the Veterinary landscape for over 10 years, are committed to raising the industry bar and we want you to be a part of our journey! An exciting opportunity exists for a qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our passionate team at our Tweed Heads clinic on a part-time or full-time basis.

We are co-located inside Petbarn in a beautiful near new clinic with lots of space.  Easy parking and wonderful friendly small team. We are team with a friendly-family feel, with a focus on a healthy work life balance. We’re all energetic, enthusiastic and easy going while operating in a professional practice. Our clinic is in Northern NSW near the Queensland border, close to Coolangatta beaches and Tweed city shopping centre.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Delivering personalised and dedicated client care to all patients and owners
  • Caring, handling and cleaning all animals
  • Maintaining the overall hygiene of the practice, including surgical areas and equipment
  • Undertaking general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical care
  • Performing minor procedures when required
  • Reception duties including being the first point of contact for clients, handling client enquiries in person and over the phone, scheduling appointments, managing client accounts, admitting and discharging patients

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent
  • 2 years of experience
  • Excellent animal handling skills
  • An extensive knowledge and understanding of veterinary nursing procedures
  • Exceptional organisation, communication and customer service skills
  • Flexible and adaptable within a team environment
  • Knowledge of RX Works ideal but not essential

What we can offer you:

  • A permanent part-time or full-time role with 30-38 hours per week
  • An interesting and varied role as well as a dynamic and supportive team environment
  • Commitment to your career development through access to continued education, ongoing mentorship and regular performance reviews
  • Access to a support network of like-minded professionals

Pay is in line with your experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of the dynamic Greencross team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the criteria above to Naomi Pearce, Practice Manager on


Job Categories: Vet Nurse
Job Types: Full Time Part Time
Job Locations: NSW

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We want to hear from you, about what matters most in your career and how we can play a role in that development. Contact your Talent Team at or phone Lyndsay Farlow on 0432 491 618 or Abbie Smith on 0412 966 031.

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