Vet Nurses and other support staff

Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies 

Hills Animal Hospital, Castle Hill, Sydney, NSW (18th April) Groomer

Hill Animal Hospital

Hills Animal Hospital (Castle Hill) is looking for a new addition to our team! We are looking for an energetic, dedicated and experienced (minimum 3+ years) dog groomer to bring a vibrant service to the hospital. As an addition to our growing hospital you would be working in a new purpose built grooming premises.

About you / What we are looking for:

The Role:

Working with Dr Sonya and the team, you will provide specialised, high quality service for grooming clients, as well as maintaining the hospital’s excellent service to our furry friends and their families. Full time, Part time and Casual positions are available for the right candidate/s.

For any enquiries or to apply for this position please email your information, qualifications and CV to

Veterinary Specialist Services, Underwood, Brisbane (posted 28th March) Kennel Hand / Trainee Nurse

Kennel Hand / Trainee Veterinary Nurse Position - Underwood

Veterinary Specialist Services has a vacancy for a Kennel Hand / Trainee Veterinary Nurse at our Underwood practice.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dedicated, compassionate, and energetic person to take on the full time role of Kennel Hand / Trainee Veterinary Nurse located at Underwood.

We will offer

The Role

Reporting to the Nurse Manager, you will provide cleaning and restocking of hospital areas and kennels to ensure optimum efficiency. You will be trained to perform specialised, high quality care for critical patients (acute and chronic), deliver gold standard patient care and ensure the hospital offers excellent service to our clients and optimum care to our patients. 

Key Responsibilities

The Person

You will be currently studying a Veterinary Technologist Degree or a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing, and have a keen interest in Medicine and Surgery. You will need to have the ability to work a rotating roster with hours falling between 7.30am and 7pm Monday to Friday.



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We would welcome the opportunity to speak with you.

Vet HQ Double Bay, Harbourside Eastern Sydney, NSW (posted 20th March) Junior Animal Attendant

Vet HQ Double Bay, Sydney
Junior Animal Attendant

Vet HQ has an opportunity for a junior animal attendant to join our busy practice.

You must have a genuine love for animals and an enthusiastic attitude towards supporting our fantastic team.


Key attributes:

This is a new position so it would be part-time to start with, with the view of going full time.

If you are interested, please email Kate at

Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery, NE of Melbourne, Vic (posted 11th Mar) Part Time Cattery Attendant

Manningham Vet Clinic


Manningham Veterinary Clinic & Cattery is a small animal veterinary practice, located in the suburb of Bulleen, that has been a feature of the local area for many years.

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

The right candidate must be available to work every Saturday (3 hours) and Sunday (1 hour), as well as public holidays and occasional weekdays to cover staff leave etc. They will also be able to make themselves available at short notice. A minimum of 8 working hours per fortnight is necessary.

The right candidate will possess a positive attitude, 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. 

For further information about our clinic, please visit

If you are looking for a position that offers loads of training, development and career opportunities, please apply now by following the link:

Vets @ Acacia Gardens, Western Sydney, NSW (posted 22nd February) Contract Groomer

Vets @ Acacia Gardens is looking for an experienced dog groomer to join our exceptional team. The role is a 6 month contract, Monday – Friday (no weekends) starting mid-March, with the prospect of staying on for a permanent role.

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:

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