Vacancies at Ourvets

Applicants should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Are you a qualified veterinary nurse wanting to expand your knowledge and utilise your skills? Our goals at Ourvets Christchurch are to create an environment for veterinary professionals in which you can focus completely on pets and pet parents, and to provide all the tools and knowledge for you to do what you love – helping animals! Christchurch is a vibrant city, full of adventure for those who are looking! Biking, hiking, beaches and more – if you love the outdoors, Christchurch is for you.
We are currently looking for a Locum Veterinary Nurse to join our team.
Working across well-equipped clinics based, you will have access to great facilities and teams of experienced Vets and Vet Nurses. We currently have clinics in the following locations:
• St Albans
• Riccarton
• Parklands
• Halswell
What we are looking for:
• Qualified Veterinary Nurse with relevant experience
• Exceptional customer service skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• A hard working and a hands-on approach to your work
• A willingness to roll up your sleeves and get involved at all levels, with energy and drive
• Effective time management and organisation skills
• Flexibility with working hours/availability
Our clinics are part of National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of 60 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?
National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly motivated team who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centre – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more!
We empower our Nurses to support their teams through upskilling and team consulting. Our scale allows us to ensure our clinics are well equipped and maintained, but we still want each individual clinic to have their own personality in their communities. Our Wellness Program allows you to teach your clients about preventative healthcare and build lasting relationships.
For more information about NVC, please visit If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and rewarding cases, please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]!