Join Our Team as a Lead RVT at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital in Halifax, NS!
Are you a passionate Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) looking for a leadership opportunity? Look no further! Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital is searching for a dedicated Lead RVT to join our dynamic team.
Why Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital Is Your Next Career Move:
- Cat Friendly and Fear Free Clinic: At our clinic, we prioritize the well-being and comfort for all our patients. We're committed to creating a stress-free environment for them to receive the treatment they deserve using Fear Free techniques.
- Endless Learning Opportunities: As an RVT at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital, you'll have the chance to work closely with our experienced DVMs. We believe in nurturing your specific interests and guiding you towards your career goals.
- Small but Mighty: Although we're a small clinic, we have a powerful impact on our community. Our tight-knit team is dedicated to providing exceptional care to every patient that walks through our doors.
- Supportive Team: You won't be alone on this journey. Our clinic boasts a supportive support staff that functions seamlessly as a cohesive unit, from the front desk to the back of the clinic.
- Continuous Growth: We value learning and growth, which is why we host regular lunch and learns to keep our team updated on the latest advancements in veterinary medicine.
- Team Bonding: We believe in fostering strong relationships outside of the clinic as well. Join us in various activities and events that help build a sense of community among our team members.
If you're ready to take on a leadership role that allows you to make a meaningful impact on the lives of animals and their loving owners, Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital is the place to be. Join our team, where your dedication to veterinary excellence will be embraced and cherished.
Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity. Apply today and set out on a fulfilling journey with us, where your leadership, passion, and commitment to the welfare of animals will find a warm and welcoming home at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital.
- Animal Health Technician / Veterinary Technician Diploma
- Five years clinical experience
- Passed the VTNE or will soon be passing the VTNE
- Good standing with their provincial regulatory association
We are seeking candidates who possess the following qualities:
- Leadership Skills:
- Guide and supervise other veterinary technicians and support staff. Ability to make critical decisions during challenging situations and ensure the team functions smoothly.
- Excellent Communication Skills:
- Effective communication is crucial for conveying treatment plans to both the veterinary team and pet owners. Clear communication fosters trust and ensures everyone is on the same page regarding patient care.
- Organization and Great Attention to Detail:
- Responsible for managing schedules, assigning tasks, and overseeing all support staff including kennel attendants. Attention to detail ensures that treatments are administered accurately, records are maintained properly, and the team receives proper guidance in ensuring patient care.
- Being approachable fosters a positive work environment and encourages open communication within the team. Team members should feel comfortable seeking guidance and sharing their concerns.
- Set a positive example by being highly motivated and committed to their work. Your enthusiasm can inspire and motivate the rest of the team to deliver excellent patient care.
- Dedicated to Fostering a Collaborative, Team-Based Approach to Patient Care:
- Play a pivotal role in promoting teamwork and collaboration among veterinary staff. You would ensure that everyone works together to provide the best possible care our patients.
- Competitive compensation (Starting $19-$24/h, depending on experience)
- Flexible Schedule
- Annual Performance Reviews and ability to develop in your profession
- Various Team Building Activities
- Friendly and supportive work environment
- Paid Annual RVT Dues
- Continuing education allowance + Access to exclusive webinars and CE events
- Health and dental plus a fantastic EAP, access to Telus Health telemedicine & loads of other benefit perks
- RRSP package with matching
- Commitment to the community and to helping pets in need through the Oscar Fund activities
- INDUSTRY LEADING medical and pet supply discounts
- And much more!!
Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. A career with VetStrategy is anything but ordinary! Our work is something we’re truly excited about. Every day, we make an impact on the lives of others with veterinary care backed by a team of professionals who love what they do.
From Vancouver Island to Newfoundland, we have opportunities across Canada to fuel your passion. The possibilities are endless for you to do the most meaningful work of your career. Let us help you find your perfect role.
There are jobs and then there’s us. This is your moment to do the kind of work you find meaningful. Grab the opportunity to challenge yourself, push boundaries and learn new skills. Surround yourself with peers who will inspire you, and be inspired by you, to shape the future of veterinary care.
You’ll be part of a team that supports professional development and you’ll be provided with opportunities to grow throughout your career.