Vet Nurses and other support staff

Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies 

Corporate Cats Melbourne, Huntingdale VIC (posted 12th August) Experienced Cattery Attendant / Vet Nurses Seeking Change


CORPORATE CATS MELBOURNE is looking for one or two experienced nurses / cattery attendants to join our small and friendly team in Huntingdale (near Oakleigh).

The job will involve:

Applicants will need:

Please send cover letter and resume to Vicki and Glenn

See our website


Adelaide Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre, Norwood, SA (posted 9th August) Part Time Animal Attendant, 12 Month Initial Contract

Part Time Animal Attendant
AVSARC, Norwood SA

At the Adelaide Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre our experienced and dedicated team offer an exceptionally high standard of care to all of our patients. We provide services in the fields of Surgery, Medicine, Diagnostic Imaging, Physiotherapy and Dermatology.

An exciting opportunity exists for an Animal Attendant to join our team initially on a 12 month contract with potential for ongoing work. The successful candidate would be energetic, possess enthusiasm and be experienced in animal attending. You will be working amongst the team of Veterinarians, Veterinary Nurses, Nurse Assistants and Veterinary Receptionists. A strong work ethic and positive attitude is a must, as is the ability to multitask and to demonstrate initiative.

Animal Attendant duties include but are not limited to:

The Specialist Centre operates from 7.00 am– 7.30 pm Monday to Friday and is co-located with our 24 hour Animal Emergency Centre. The hours of this role will be rostered to support the Specialty Centre with some weekend work required to aid in meeting the ever-changing needs of the business. Training provided and ongoing training and support within a friendly working environment.

If you would like to be considered for the role please forward your cover letter and resume to:

Megan Wilding
Clinical Nursing Team Leader

Randwick Equine Centre, Sydney NSW (posted 31st July) Stable Hand

Stable Hand (casual)

Your new role

In your new role you will perform the following:

Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications

In order to succeed this in this role you will:

Applications close: 31 August 2019

Job Type and Category

Casual Monday to Friday - 7am to 4pm

Company Profile

Your new company is one of Australia’s largest equine practices, established in 1951 and located in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs. The practices’ mission is to provide the highest quality state-of-the-art veterinary services to the racing, performance and pleasure horse industry in the greater Sydney area.

Due to substantial growth in the business we are looking for a personable, professional and motivated Stable Hand to join our friendly team. This role involves the daily care and handling of thoroughbred racehorses and is pivotal to the support of delivering quality clinical care and exceptional customer service.

Apply to:

For more information, see and

Enfield Veterinary Hospital, Inner West of Sydney, NSW (posted 29th July) Part Time Nurse/Animal Attendant


Part Time Nurse Assistant wanted

We are a 3 vet, 4 nurse practice in the Inner West of Sydney looking for an honest & reliable person with an eye for detail & an interest in providing an exceptional level of care to assist us in caring for our patients & boarders.

The position will be primarily animal attendant duties, with some scope for basic nursing skills and would suit a Cert IV nursing student.

Previous experience in a similar position and current driver’s license would be advantageous.

If you are interested, please forward your resume to:

Greg or Olivia

Ph 02 9747 3999

See our website


Hornsby Veterinary Hospital, Sydney's Upper North Shore, NSW (posted 20th June) Casual Groomer

Casual Groomer – Hornsby Veterinary Hospital

At Hornsby Veterinary Hospital, we aim to provide a comprehensive, professional and compassionate veterinary service. We recognise the significance of your pets and the place they hold in families. Our clients appreciate the little extra things we do to make their trip to the vet a pleasure and we take pride in ensuring our customers enjoy their grooming experience. We have an established grooming client base, but unfortunately our loved groomer is leaving to be closer to her family.

We are seeking a Groomer with a minimum of two years experience, to join our committed and compassionate team. In this role you will be required to perform all grooming duties in our large, well equipped grooming area, maintain client history records and provide an exceptional level of customer service to our clients.

To be successful in this role you will possess the following:

Hornsby Veterinary Hospital is also supported by a leading national provider - National Veterinary Care (NVC).

NVC is a national provider of professional veterinary services delivering enhanced practice management and back office systems that remove the administrative burden of running an efficient veterinary practice and free up vets to focus on clinical delivery. NVC has a growing community of practices across Australia and New Zealand to allow well-respected veterinary professionals to focus on caring for pets and assisting pet parents.

Further information visit us at:

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support, please apply now by following the link:

Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery, Bulleen, VIC (posted 20th June) Part Time Cattery Attendant/Receptionist

Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery is a small animal veterinary practice, located in the suburb of Bulleen, Victoria and has been a feature of the local area for many years. We pride ourselves on delivering an exceptionally high standard of patient care and providing a low stress, force free environment for all our patients.

We are currently looking for a dedicated Cattery Attendant/Receptionist to join our friendly team on a part time basis with an immediate start. 

The right candidate must be available to work every Saturday (8:30am - 1:30pm) and Sunday (11am - 12pm), as well as public holidays, school holidays and occasional weekdays to cover staff leave and busy periods etc. They will also be able to make themselves available at short notice, for short shifts, ideally living locally to the clinic and having a driver’s license and car.

A minimum of 12 working hours per fortnight is necessary. 

This is the perfect job for someone looking to commence a career in the animal industry. The right candidate will possess a positive ‘can do’ cat-titude, be team orientated and have a love for animals; the recipe for providing superior care to our cattery guests and maintaining our catteries to the highest of professional standards.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

What we are looking for:

Training and support will be provided for the right candidate.

Please Apply Now by sending CV and cover letter to Tayla Hayes, Recruitment and Human Resources Assistant via !

For further information about our clinic, please visit

Vets @ Acacia Gardens, Western Sydney, NSW (posted 18th June) Full Time Contract Groomer

Vets @ Acacia Gardens is looking for an experienced dog groomer to join our exceptional team. The role is a full time contract, Monday – Friday (no weekends) starting as soon as possible.

About the role
We are after someone who:

If you are after a great opportunity in a supportive and friendly work environment then we are the workplace for you!

Who are we?
Vets @ Acacia Gardens is a modern, purpose built clinic in the Hills District with a great clientele and growing grooming business. Our team consists of 3 full time vets and 6 nurses who all work at a high standard of care ensuring the best for our patients.

The deal sweeteners..

If this job is for you, please send your resume via email to and attn to: Clare

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