Vet Receptionist Jobs
Find a rewarding job working with animals as a Vet Receptionist. Put your amazing communication, organization, and problem solving skills to great use.
Enjoy the benefits of guaranteed work-life balance, loyal clients and a highly supportive team. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. You have exceptional organisational, communication and customer service skills and thrive in a team environment.
An incredible opportunity exists for a Veterinarian in the early stages of their career seeking to develop their knowledge and skills in surgery to join us at our Referral Hospital. We are offering a 12-month fixed-term Internship in the Surgery Department in our modern multi-disciplinary referral hospital and ECC. You have a keen interest in developing your knowledge and skills in Surgery at the highest standard.
Join our well-established clinic with great facilities and a friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable veterinary team. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. Help us to deliver personalised, professional and dedicated care to our patients and owners with compassion.
Working alongside all specialist, emergency and surgery departments, you will provide expert advice and support for procedures requiring sedation, anaesthesia, and pain management. With a team of talented and compassionate Veterinarians and Veterinary Nurses to provide support, you will manage your patients’ care from pre-operative to post-operative recovery and associated ongoing pain management.
We are extremely driven and hardworking; we believe a can-do attitude goes a long way and make sure we are always supporting one another in every way we can. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. We are a close and fun team of 2 nurses and 2 vets.
An opportunity for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our Emergency Hospital team on a full-time basis. By joining our family, you will have the opportunity to put your excellent clinical skills and passion for Emergency medicine to work as a key member of our team. Emergency medicine is a fast-paced environment that provides you with the satisfaction of overcoming the challenges that come your way.
An ideal opportunity to join a practice where we value work-life balance with a flexible working roster, mental health and wellbeing through courses and endless opportunities for continuing education. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level.
Are you wanting to further your knowledge and experience in Emergency and Critical Care? Do you want to learn how to manage patients with DKA, DIC and MODS? Do you want to be part of one of the most passionate veterinary clinic teams you could find? Join us in our purpose to deliver high standards of patient and customer care during the difficult time when pets have an emergency.
An opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join our team in Armadale on a casual basis. Join us and enjoy access to all of the resources, technology and equipment needed for best practice medicine. Deliver personalised and dedicated client care to all patients and owners plus undertake general veterinary nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical care.
We are keen to hear from Veterinarians who have finished Residency programs and are studying for board certification and have a passion for outcomes, patient care and excellent clinical service. Our specialists are supported by an expertly trained, highly experienced team of veterinary professionals and are expected to lead by example, sharing their knowledge and experience with others so we can grow together.
An opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our Emergency Team on a full-time basis. Enjoy the opportunity to expand your clinical skills in a supportive, exciting and dynamic environment providing all aspects of nursing across admissions, anaesthesia and Critical Care through to recovery and discharge. If you are not quite sure, come and check us out and see why we are the team for you.
We have an outstanding team of motivated, passionate and experienced vets at Brookvale that are always willing to support one another and passionate about gold standards of care. You’re ready to lead a team of like-minded and passionate veterinary professionals. You’re searching for a depth of support in running a practice and of course, continuing your education and development at the same time.
Job Growth for Veterinary Receptionists
The veterinary industry has been growing by leaps and bounds in the last five years. Some reports have shown a 45% increase in job opportunities for vet receptionist and vet nurses. With 63% of Australian homes owning a pet, spending roughly $8 billion dollars every year it’s easy to see why the vet industry has seen such growth and is expected to continue. If you have been looking for a new career, you can now stop.
Finding a job as a vet receptionist will provide you with job security and plenty of room for growth. It’s not uncommon for vet receptionist to find jobs as practice managers and even vet nurses. Of course, you may find that you are perfectly content to be the best vet receptionist that has ever done the job. In addition to opportunities for job growth, vet receptionist day-to-day task are different every day. With all of the diversity that being a vet receptionist brings to your day, it’s easy to see how it could be the ideal job for many.
Typical Job Responsibilities for a Vet Receptionist
Finding a job as a vet receptionist will bring new adventures every day. No two days are every the same. Sure, there will be days when all you do is answer phones and go over patient instructions with clients. On the other hand, there will be days where you will need to be quick on your feet to save a pet’s life. There will be times when your communication skills will be exactly what a client needs to defuse a tense situation. This diversity in the vet receptionist field is what keeps many people in the industry.
Vet Receptionist Job Skill Requirements
- Communication skills
- Computer knowledge
- File maintenance
- Billing and accounting skills
- Animal husbandry skills and knowledge
Vet Receptionist Job Responsibilities
- Checking patients in and out
- Appointment scheduling
- Answering phone calls
- Possibly walking, feeding, and medicating of animals
- Stocking and cleaning reception area and exam rooms
- Prepare bank deposits
The responsibilities for a vet receptionist can vary greatly between small vet clinics and large vet hospitals that may have practice managers, levels of receptionist and vet nurses. The management style will also be different at each clinic you work for. Knowing this can help you plan your interview so you ask the right question to land you that job as a vet receptionist.
Getting a job as a vet receptionist is now easier than ever, thanks to Vet and Pet jobs. Our job board was created as a niche job board to help animal lovers find the best jobs working with animals in Australia. We’re confident that if you have the skills to land that vet receptionist job, then you will find the perfect job right here. Take some time to explore the job listings, then pop over to our blog to learn some new skills to make sure you rise above the other candidates.
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