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Michelle Psaila

Veterinary Nurse

Career Objective

I am passionate about working with animals and their owners and am seeking to expand my veterinary skills. I am interested in expanding my knowledge beyond domestic pets, eventually leading to a career in a zoo. I am interested in both zoo keeping and veterinary nursing of exotic animals. 

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Veterinary Nursing

Experienced in:

  • Admission/Discharge planning
  • Pre/post surgery
  • Animal pathology
  • Animal Handling and Care
  • Workplace Health and Safety requirements
  • Equipment sterilisation and handling
  • Administering medication and preparation
  • Responsibility of opening and closing the clinic
Customer Service
  • Reception
  • Sales
  • Veterinary Product Knowledge
  • Public relations

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Work History

Jan 2016Present

Veterinary Nurse

Greencross Vets Carrara

Part time experienced Veterinary Nurse

Oct 2015Jan 2016

Bar Attendant and Waitress

Twin Towns Services Club

Bar Attendant and Waitress at their club

Nov 2010Nov 2015

Veterinary Nurse


I started as a Junior kennel hand in 2010 and qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2015. I was previously a locum nurse for Vetcall Burleigh and Mudgeeraba. I  am experienced in:

- Handling, cleaning and care of dogs and cats mainly.
- Maintaining the overall hygiene of the practice, including surgical areas and equipment.
- Undertaking general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology, nursing hospitalised patients, preparing equipment and drugs for surgery, and emergency and critical care.
-  Assisting in surgical procedures and monitoring anaesthesia
- Delivering outstanding customer service to all patients and owners.



Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing

TAFE Brisbane

Certificate II Veterinary Nursing

TAFE Brisbane

Volunteer/Work Experience

Greencross Vets - Kennel Hand (December 2009 - January 2010)

Work experience whilst attending high school to gain knowledge of veterinary nursing and practice.

Poppins Pet Sitters - Pet Sitter (2012 - 2013)

Pet sitter for dogs and cats.


I am available for casual work Tuesday, Thursday, Wednesday and Friday afternoon.


Dr Mitch Hoch


NVC Vetcall

Mob: 0417 013 760

Nahanee Mearns

Veterinary Nurse

NVC Vetcall

Mob: 0433 502 372