Vet Nurses and other support staff

Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies 

The House Call Vet, Kenmore Brisbane, QLD (posted 13th September) Chauffeur & Husbandry Nurse



About us:

We are a comprehensive, high quality small animal practice based in Brisbane. Our practice incorporates an innovative house call service with state-of-the-art clinics equipped with digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, and in-house biochemistry and haematology. We have 2 clinics – a Kenmore Surgery and a Sunnybank Surgery.

What we’re looking for:

Due to internal promotion we are currently seeking a motivated individual to run our Pet Transfer service & provide husbandry support to our nursing team. Our popular pet transfer service provides complimentary patient transfers from client’s homes to our clinics for in clinic treatments and home again afterwards. Our custom designed patient transfer vehicle is made for safe and comfortable travel for our patients.

The primary role of the husbandry activity involves but is not limited to:

This is an ideal role for someone wanting to start their career in veterinary practice. The ideal candidate has some experience as a nurse or kennel hand and should be confident with animal restraint and husbandry. It’s important to us to find someone personable and fun who’s going to fit into our team and help us continue to grow our practice. Key to your success in this role is your desire to provide a ‘First Class’ client experience every time. Your friendly and bubbly personality coupled with excellent communication skills enables you to quickly build rapport with clients. A valid open drivers’ licence is required (automatic is fine)

What we’re offering:

We’re offering a generous remuneration package for the right person - commensurate with experience. We are strong supporters of your professional development and will work closely to support your studies, as well as developing your skills to support internal promotion as our practice develops. We have a comprehensive structured in-house continuing education program that incorporates internal and external speakers and provides access to online CPD modules.

Please email all applications to

Please visit our website:

Tallebudgera Veterinary Clinic, Gold Coast, QLD (posted 7th September) Groomer


Tallebudgera Veterinary Clinic is seeking an experienced groomer.

We have a beautiful purpose-built clinic, nestled in the stunning valley of Tallebudgera. You would enjoy our dedicated grooming room with facilities to pamper your furry clients, and be surrounded by a team that is supportive, compassionate and friendly.

The successful applicant will need to be.

A bit about our clinic

If you are the right person to join our wonderful team then please contact Debbie Grimley at

Check out our website at  Also look us up on facebook_logo

Casula Veterinary Hospital, South West Sydney, NSW (posted 2nd September) Groomer


Casula Veterinary Hospital and Elizabeth Drive Animal Hospitals are busy, well established small animal practices in South-western Sydney. We are located in the Liverpool area, just a few minutes from the Hume Hwy exit on M5.

We are looking for an experienced groomer for 15 hours per week, possibly more hours in summer.

We are looking for an enthusiastic team member who has great customer service skills, the ability to work as part of a team and independently.

Duties include:

Essential Criteria:

Please visit our website to learn more about us.

To apply, please email your resume to Amy: or call on 02 9602 9863 .

Northside Emergency Veterinary Service, Terrey Hills Sydney, NSW (posted 16th August) Animal Attendants


Casual Animal Attendants

NEVS is a 24-hour Emergency and Specialist hospital, running alongside Northside Veterinary Specialists based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. We require enthusiastic and caring animal attendants to join our dynamic team on a casual basis. As an animal attendant, you will play a critical role in the wellbeing of our patients and the wildlife we care for.

We’re looking for someone who:

About the job:

If you would like further information, or wish to apply for this position, please email our Head Nurse Kasey Findlay at

Please visit our website:


Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals, Moorabbin VIC (posted 3rd August) Kennel Hand

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A custom built, state of the art hospital awaits you and your skills!

Kennel Hand - Full time positions available
Southpaws Specialty, Emergency & Referral Hospital - Moorabbin Victoria
Attractive remuneration & benefits

Southpaws - One of Australia’s best-known referral hospitals.

We aim to be the first choice for expert veterinary care.

Our teams of industry experts ensure that the very best surgical, medical, cancer and critical care is delivered in a professional and comforting environment for pets their families.

As an employer

Southpaws is committed to leading the way in creating a workplace that operates the way we believe they should, rather than the way they always have. To help deliver on our goal of becoming an industry employer of choice, we have created career pathways that support year on year progression both for your capabilities as a professional, as well as your remuneration.

Southpaws is the only hospital in Melbourne to have full time Training & Development manager and Human Resources manager. These permanent on-site roles ensure the structure necessary to support people on their personal and professional journeys to fulfilling their potential.

Southpaws are proud of our values and look for these positive characteristics in all applicants:

Professionalism / Integrity / Trust / Compassion / Humour / Innovation / Teamwork

The role

As a Kennel Hand, you will be responsible for providing a clean, and safe environment for patients. You will be assigned patient treatments that will align with your current level of training and skill. You will be on a training pathway that will teach you to deliver specialised, high-quality care for all patients.

Responsibilities of the job include, but are not limited to:

What is on offer?

Essential Attributes

Employee Benefits

To apply to be a part of this exceptional team send a CV and Cover Letter to:

For more information about Southpaws, please see the relevant links below:


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