Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - ACT

Capital Veterinary Hospital, Phillip ACT (posted 13th June) 2 Experienced Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist

We are seeking two enthusiastic Veterinary Nurses/Receptionists to join our team. The successful applicants will be nurses who work hard to establish positive and supportive relationships with clients. They must have a welcoming attitude to greet existing and potential clients and build a friendly and supportive rapport with clients and staff alike. They will assist in surgeries, consults and treatment.

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 as well as afterhours emergency services.

This will be an exciting opportunity for the right person to help build up a veterinary practice that offers outstanding client care. We encourage you to read our clients feedback on Google review and our Facebook page.

We are a purpose built 100% small animal hospital. The practice has state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, dental machine, ultrasound, patient monitoring machine, microscope and in house IDEXX pathology system. All these are to make your job easier.

We are open seven days a week (Monday – Friday, 7am- 7pm. Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays 9am - 5pm).

There are two positions available with both week day and weekend work. Both positions will need to cover the receptionist job.

If you would like to realise your full potential as a vet nurse and get job satisfaction, then please join us. We will utilise all your nursing skills. You will be collecting blood samples, running blood tests, putting IV catheters, applying bandages, triaging the patients, performing AFAST, TFAST (under vet supervision), taking radiographs (under supervision) and monitoring 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.

An application including a cover letter and resume can be forwarded by email to:

Renata at:
PH: 0262825522

Kippax veterinary Hospital, Holt (posted 12th June) Qualified Vet Nurse

Kippax veterinary Hospital is looking for a Cert IV qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our supportive and friendly team.  This position will include some reception shifts and a rotating weekend roster with no after hours.  Our nurses are encouraged to utilise their skills as much as possible and, as well as many other responsibilities, are trained to perform:

We encourage any special interests and provide a continuing education allowance and a specified career path.

Excellent communication skills and teamwork are essential.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: and

Animal Referral Hospital Canberra, Fyshwick (posted 4th June) Part Time ECC Vet Nurse

Emergency Veterinary Nurse
The Animal Referral Hospital - Canberra
Job No: CB1903

The Animal Referral Hospital is Canberra’s premier veterinary specialist and emergency hospital offering exceptional care for the pets of Canberra and surrounds. Due to an expansion in our busy emergency department, a permanent part time position is now available. We provide the highest standard of nursing and patient care and are seeking a qualified, experienced veterinary nurse to join our friendly, dynamic emergency team.

Are you someone who:

Duties and responsibilities include:

This position includes evening and weekend work. The occasional overnight shift will also be required.
On-going training is provided, and further education is encouraged and supported.
The successful applicant will be well remunerated above the award rate.

If you are looking for an exciting emergency nursing career opportunity, please e-mail your application cover letter and CV to: Please quote job number ‘CB1903’ in the subject line of your email.

Animal Referral Hospital Canberra
Unit 15, 2 Yallourn Street
Fyshwick ACT 2609

Canberra Equine Hospital, Lyneham (posted 3rd June) Full Time Vet Nurse


Our dedicated group of nurses are all passionate about providing the highest standard of care possible to all our patients and their owners with an emphasis on teamwork to achieve excellent outcomes.

Along with strong horse experience, the position will require sound skills in information technology. Our amazing nurses all assist with reception duties, data entry, taking payments, using RX Works, invoicing and reporting.

Ideally, we will be looking for a hardworking, self-motivated horse person who is keen to further their skills in veterinary nursing. We can offer excellent working conditions and facilities and a varied workload to keep you interested. Our nurses work Monday to Friday with at least one night on call through the week and a rotating roster of weekends on call.

A great sense of humour, a love of chocolate and a current manual drivers license are essential.

Experience in equine nursing would be an advantage.

TO APPLY: Send your cover letter along with resume and at least two referees to

The Gables Veterinary Group, Monash (posted 16th May)

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Please email Barbara at

The Gables Veterinary Group
27 Barraclough Crescent
Monash, ACT, 2904

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