Head Nurse
Capital Veterinary Hospital is looking for a Team Leader (Head Nurse) with motivation and drive to join our family owned, friendly practice. Our hospital has exceptional standards of care, excellent equipment and a fantastic team. The Head Nurse assists in surgeries, consults, reception and treatment. This will be an exciting opportunity for the right person to help build up a veterinary practice that offers outstanding client and patient care.

There is an attractive salary package on offer for the right applicant.

The role includes weekday shifts and you will be on a rotating weekend roster. Experience in orthopaedic surgery and advanced soft tissue surgeries are desired but not essential. The team member we are looking for will oversee the daily running of the hospital, whilst also supervising our nursing staff, bringing out their full potential and training junior nurses. They will collect blood samples, run blood tests, put in IV catheters, apply bandages, triage the patients, perform AFAST, TFAST (under vet supervision), take radiographs (under supervision) and monitor the anaesthesia. If you would like to do more, just let us know. We believe in work satisfaction and will make sure you enjoy what you do.

About Us
We are a brand-new veterinary hospital that serves Canberra and surrounding areas. We offer clients an extensive range of services including consultation, vaccination, desexing, advanced orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeries, ultrasonography and echocardiography. We are a purpose built 100% small animal hospital. The practice has state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, iM3 dental machine, ultrasound, patient monitoring machines, ventilator and the latest in house IDEXX pathology system.

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We are open seven days a week (Monday – Friday, 7am- 7pm. Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays 8am – 1pm).

We are the local Business Awards Winner for 2019 for Outstanding New Business and 2020 for Outstanding Pet Care. We encourage you to visit our Google reviews and Facebook feedbacks.

Please send your cover letter and resume by email to:
Renata Gianchou at: account@capitalvet.com.au
PH: 02 6282 5522