Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - WA and NT


The Floreat Vet, Inner North-West Perth, WA (posted 17th September) Full or Part Time Vet Nurse

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FLOREAT, INNER NORTH WEST PERTH - FULL TIME

Vet Nurse

We are on the hunt for a part-time or full-time experienced GP nurse. No Sundays or after hours, though Saturdays will be routine.

About Us
The Floreat Vet is a long-established small animal clinic, which changed ownership mid 2018. We have the best of both worlds: a lovely clientele who adore their animals and genuinely appreciate the gold standard of care we provide, but with a fresh, dynamic approach to what that means.

We are growing our small team of three vets and three nurses. We love our shiny new clinic, we love our easy going and trusting clients, and we adore our patients. We are active in sharing knowledge, and have a focus on continuous improvement in skills and practices. The clinic also includes grooming, and puppy classes, run by a certified trainer.

We have a superb, brand new fit-out which includes all the toys – Digital Radiography, Dental Xrays, Vet-Tome, BM5 patient monitoring, a fully equipped theatre, and a full Idexx in-house lab suite.

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team at The Floreat Vet. You will have the opportunity to join a team that works hard to be the best at what we do, but also likes to have a laugh together.

We have a varied caseload, and with vets that have completed extra studies in small animal medicine, orthopaedic surgery, soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology and acupuncture, we are able to thoroughly work up every case that walks through our door.

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About You
As a Veterinary professional with at least three years experience, you already have a good idea of the day-to-day requirements of being a great vet nurse. You have :

About the role

How To Apply
To apply, please prepare a cover letter specifically highlighting why you think that this is an ideal role for you, together with an up-to-date resume, and email through to office@thefloreatvet.com. This role is for a 38-hour week, with 4 weeks paid annual leave. Salary is above award.

See our website https://thefloreatvet.com/


PETstock VET, Midland WA (posted 16th September) Part Time Experienced Vet Nurse

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PETstock VET MIDLAND is looking for a Part Time Vet Nurse – apply now!

Our Location – the perfect position

Midland is located in beautiful Perth, close to everything and a short drive into the CBD.

Our Team – more like a family

Join our team and become part of our vibrant family. Working for Petstock you will have more than just workmates; you will have colleagues and friends. The store team are always eager to help your customers with any retail purchases, allowing you to focus on providing excellent clinical medicine. We all love it when puppy preschool is about to begin and the puppies come rolling past the vet counter, as there’s always time to stop for a cuddle with the vet team.

Why we are different – purpose-built hospital and brand-new equipment

All our hospitals are located within PETstock stores. This means you see your patients more than just once a year for a quick vaccination, as they stop for a chat or a pat whenever they come into the store. Our amazing staff discounts mean that staff pets usually have all the latest treats and toys. Our hospitals are purpose built and fitted with brand new equipment. We also have a veterinary support team at head office, who are all vets and nurses themselves. All PETstock veterinarians have the clinical freedom to determine best practice medicine for their patients.

The Position – our ideal candidate

We are looking for a Part Time Veterinary Nurse who wants to work with a team that love their jobs and has a passion for delivering world class patient care. Our ideal candidate is fun, organised, communicates well with the team and loves to build relationships with the clients. You will need a minimum of 2 years vet nursing experience and Certificate IV vet nursing qualifications with the ability to work weekends when required.

In return, we are offering:

How to Apply

If this exciting opportunity sounds like the perfect role for you, please apply via the link: https://www.petstock.com.au/petstocksite/idibu/job/list?job=33428573


PETstock VET, Bunbury (posted 16th September) Full Time Practice Manager/Head Nurse

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PETstock VET Bunbury is looking for a Full Time Practice Manager/Head Nurse – apply now!!

Up for a challenge?

Our location

Bunbury is on the West coast, 2 hours south of Perth. It has all the facilities of a regional centre without the traffic of a major city, everything is close and accessible. In addition, Bunbury is close to the beautiful South West, with its beaches, forests, food and wine. Bunbury has its own lovely beaches, dolphins and forests with mountain bike trails and waterways.

The position – our ideal candidate

This opportunity is for a Full Time Practice Manager with a minimum of 2 years quality nursing experience, and leadership or manager experience. We require a qualified Cert IV vet nurse with the passion to deliver excellent customer service and provide exceptional patient care.

The position will involve managing the day to day operations of our new clinic. This will also include rostering, team management and stock management. You will have great support from your direct managers in WA and our wonderful PETstock Vet Support team based in Melbourne.

Our Bunbury clinic is only 4 years old with great facilities, including digital x-ray, dental suite, a full surgical theatre, anaesthetic monitoring equipment, oxygen generators and much more!

Why we are different - purpose built hospital and brand-new equipment

At PETstock VET, not only do we provide the highest quality animal care, but our services are also accompanied by the highest quality pet food, accessories and pet services in our adjoining PETstock stores.

Our Vet hospitals partner with our charity foundation – PETstock Assist to support local animal care, community groups & national pet adoption days. Click this link to find out more about the wonderful work PETstock Assist does every year: https://www.petstock.com.au/assist

100% Australian & family owned & operated, PETstock offers the feel of a local run practice with the benefits of a National brand.

What we can offer you?

If this role sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please apply to join the Bunbury team via the link: https://www.petstock.com.au/petstocksite/idibu/job/list?job=33428575


Animal Emergency Centre, Midland, Perth (posted 11th September) Emergency and Critical Care Nurses

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Full-time, part-time and casual opportunities available

We are so excited to announce we have a new co-located hospital opening at Midland. This means the AEC is located next door to a Petbarn retail store and a Greencross General Practice, providing you with a broader network of pet-care professionals and the support to ensure gold standards of care to your clients and their pets.

We are seeking Vet Nurses to form our BRAND-NEW team and experience the growth and success of this hospital. There are permanent full-time, part-time and casual positions available. You will be supported by a network of experienced, passionate and like-minded Vets and Nurses.

What we offer you:

Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and expertise:

If you are looking for a new & exciting challenge, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Harriet Alden
Business Manager
recruitment.eands@gxltd.com.au
Please quote job number ‘ES2065’


Murdoch University, South of Perth, WA (posted 11th September) Full Time Anaesthesia Vet Nurse, Fixed Term

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Veterinary Nurse (Anaesthesia)
The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University  

Murdoch University is home to the only Veterinary School in Western Australia, and its prestigious teaching hospital provides the clinical facility that enables students to have the clinical ‘hands-on’ opportunity. It also provides a service to community through its team of top specialists who oversee the care and treatment of all animals referred to the Hospital.

The Animal Hospital At Murdoch University (TAHMU) aims to provide an environment where high professional and clinical standards, based on available scientific evidence, are tempered with genuine care and compassion.

The Role
The key purpose of this role is to provide high quality veterinary nursing care to animals in The Animal Hospital At Murdoch University.

Skills and Experience
The preferred candidate will have:

Desirable:

Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.

What you’ll get in return:
You will be joining a talented team working at Western Australia’s premiere animal treatment facility, The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University.

Employees will enjoy a lively, natural campus and world-class facilities, as well as a range of benefits including:

To Apply 
Please visit Murdoch University's Career Website to view the Position Description and apply. Within your job application, please attach the following documents:

Please see the Applicant Guide for more information. Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted.

Please note visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Murdoch University values workplace diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, and people with disability.

Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.

Position contact: Alysson Wyatt, Coordinator (Anaesthesia) at Alysson.Wyatt@murdoch.edu.au.

Closing date:  25th September 2020 (11:59pm)


Bedford Dianella Veterinary Centre, Perth (posted 9th September) Experienced Surgical Veterinary Nurse

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Casual Nurse To Start in October 2020

We are looking for an experienced Surgical Veterinary Nurse to join our team and work 1-2 days per week, with the opportunity to pick up extra shifts when full time nurses are on annual leave. We are looking for someone with a can-do attitude who can be flexible when needed. Must be qualified with Certificate IV or higher for a minimum of 2 years in veterinary clinic experience, and registration with VSB of WA .

Bedford-Dianella Vet Centre is privately owned with staff who genuinely enjoy their work. We pride ourselves on the relationships we have built with our clients over the years and intend to continue to build these relationships for years to come. We are a cheerful group who are approachable and helpful with any questions you may have. We are Gold Level Cat Friendly Clinic accredited with ASFM/ISFM. Using minimal restraint techniques, we aim to complete tasks and procedures so that patients, owners and staff remain stress free and safe. We have highly experienced vets and nurses with very well equipped and maintained facilities which enable us to provide outstanding patient care.

The following attributes would contribute positively to your application:

Tasks you will be expected to perform:

If you feel as though you possess these qualities and would be interested in working with us, please email your cover letter, resume and any other relevant documentation to: admin@bedfordvet.com.au

We look forward to hearing from you!


Marmion Vet Centre, Perth (posted 9th September) Head Nurse / Practice Manager Role

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HEAD NURSE/PRACTICE MANAGER ROLE: Permanent job opportunity - Perth Northern Coastal Suburbs.

Marmion Vet Centre is a friendly, small animal clinic located in the Northern coastal suburbs of Perth, 500m from the beach.

We are seeking an experienced vet nurse with at least 10 years of fully qualified nursing experience and at least 2 years of experience in a managerial position.

We are currently looking for a head nurse to join the team permanently from October onwards. 

KEY SKILLS:

If you think you have what we are looking for, and are excited by the opportunity to work in an easy-going beach side clinic, please email a copy of your cover letter and resume to:

Dr Fiona
Head Vet and Clinic Owner
firedawg.mvc@gmail.com

For more information, see www.marmionvetcentre.com.au

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Coral Coast Veterinary Hospital, Carnarvon, WA (posted 8th September)

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Vet NURSES- Want to Be Part of Something Truly Great?

Coral Coast Vets has a new opening for a VET NURSE seeking a sea change.

If this has your attention, then you may be the perfect person for this unique opportunity.

We hire for talent first, not necessarily experience.

**Attitude and cultural alignment to fit with our vibrant team **is a must.

We are all about creating a truly memorable experience for our clients and patients and we pride ourselves on the Gold standard care and exceptional customer service we provide.

It is just how we do things around here!

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If you are a fantastic communicator and committed to delivering the absolute best to your clients, you’ll certainly appreciate working here.

You’ll enjoy varied medical and surgery cases with the ability to really get to know your clients and patients.

If this sounds like you, please email emma@coralcoastvet.com.au with a copy of your resume- don’t forget to tell us everything that you think might blow us away!

Please include your name and ‘Vet Nurse Application’ in the subject line.

Looking forward to meeting our next team member!

Coral Coast Veterinary Hospital
12 Bassett Way
EAST CARNARVON, WA, 6701

Visit: https://coralcoastvet.com.au/

Check out what the Gascoyne has to offer: https://www.carnarvon.org.au/


Mt Helena Veterinary Clinic, Perth hills WA (posted 4th September) Part Time Veterinary Nurse

We have an exciting opportunity for a part time qualified veterinary nurse with a friendly and customer focused personality to join our fantastic team at our small animal practice in the Perth hills.

Our clinic currently employees 3 Vets, 4 Nurses and a Practice Manager. It is entirely a small-animal practice with a varied range of cases including some rabbit, avian and wildlife work.

Our team is highly motivated and enthusiastic providing an elevated level of compassionate and quality veterinary care. We are a pro-active team who work extremely well together, show initiative and help one another to ensure the practice daily duties are completed effectively and efficiently. We are looking for another team member that encompasses these values to add to our already positive and enjoyable work environment.

We are a customer focused and ‘bonded client practice’ and consider communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build trusting client relationships essential.

We have a loyal and lovely client base who are willing to offer the best care for their pets and appreciate the very high level of veterinary service we provide.

To fulfil the duties of this position we look for the applicant to be experienced and competent at anaesthetic monitoring, placement of IV catheters, blood collection, dental prophys and other practical nursing and customer focused reception skills. All the tools and equipment to do a fantastic job are here including digital x-ray, ultrasound, Vetscan VS2 REM blood system, a completely equipped surgery with Orthopaedic Drill and Surgivet anaesthetic monitoring and top of the range dental equipment.

We strive to continually improve the clinic and welcome all team members to be involved in the practice development. We encourage continuing education and will support in-house and external professional development. We offer a very competitive salary package and we aim to provide a great work- life balance.

We are a busy clinic which requires you to effectively work under pressure using your exceptional multi-tasking skills and forethought.

If you are looking for the opportunity to practice high level veterinary care, extend your nursing responsibilities and increase your nursing knowledge working in a great atmosphere, please send your CV with a covering letter (including contact details of 2 referees) to: reception@mthelenavet.com.au

For more information please call 08 9572 1777.

See: https://www.mthelenavet.com.au/ and 


Drovers Vet Hospital, Wanneroo, WA (posted 4th September) Full Time Vet Nurse

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Drovers Vet is a purpose built spacious Veterinary hospital located in Wanneroo, Perth’s Northern suburbs. We have ASAV Hospital of Excellence accreditation and offer a high standard of uncompromised patient care. With 8 Vets, 10 nurses and a dedicated reception team we offer a comprehensive range of services including orthopaedic surgeries, comprehensive dental procedures, ultrasonography, chemotherapy, some exotic procedures and a large range of routine services, including working alongside a local rescue. Our clinic is spacious, functional and equipped generously with in-house Idexx blood machines, X-ray machines (including dental), a sterile surgery theatre, separate dog and cat wards, waiting areas and consultation rooms. We also have a private grieving room and a private visitation room with separate access. We are a close team that is hard working, enthusiastic, fun and friendly. The ideal candidate to join us will embody our core values of Enthusiasm, Compassion, Excellence and Integrity.

Essential Criteria:

In exchange, we will offer you an above award salary, an encouraging and friendly working environment and a roster that considers your work-life balance.

If you think this sounds like you then please send through your Resume, Cover letter addressing the criteria and a minimum of 2 references to cas@droversvet.com.au. You may send additional questions to this email also.

Applications will close as soon as a successful candidate has been selected, so we encourage you to apply sooner rather than later to avoid disappointment.

Website: http://www.droversvet.com.au/


Vetwest Currambine, North of Perth, WA (posted 3rd September) Full or Part Time Experienced Vet Nurse

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Full or Part Time Vet Nurse.

The Opportunity

Vetwest Currambine is seeking an experienced veterinary nurse to join their team. Currambine is a very busy hospital with a large surgical and medical caseload so the successful applicant would be one who thrives working in a fast-paced environment.

Our Vet Nurses cover all aspects of veterinary nursing, from assisting with a wide surgical caseload, blood sampling and in-house pathology, cannula placement, to animal handling. There is also a component of reception duties including answering client enquiries over the phone, updating patient records, making appointments and discharge of patients.

About us

Vetwest Animal Hospitals is a leading and highly regarded multi-vet company. Across our 16 locations, Vetwest Animal Hospitals are committed to providing excellence in veterinary care. Our aim is to provide a friendly work environment with an emphasis on high standards of care and continuing education.

Our Currambine hospital is a purpose-built, newly renovated, fully-equipped hospital and provides a great working environment which is busy, stimulating and well managed.  The hospital offers:

About you

Essential

The successful applicant will possess the ability to:

The Benefits

Apply Now!

Please apply by sending your Resume & Cover Letter to: ramtin.safrang@vetpartners.com.au

Visit: www.vetwest.com.au/currambine and


South Street Veterinary Clinic, O'Connor, WA (posted 2nd September)

Full Time (40hrs) - Graduate Veterinary Nurse Position - Sage Vets South Street

It's time to start thinking about where you want your qualification to take you.

We’d like to invite you to start your vet nursing career with us, by applying to join the Sage Vets team.

As a graduate nurse you’ll work directly in a hands-on, professional learning environment, and receive guidance and support to grow your skills and put your theory into practice, using the latest in veterinary technology.

Here’s what you can expect.

If you’re ready to take the first step into your new career in a fun, supportive working environment, we can’t wait to have you on board.

How do I apply?
To find out more about this outstanding opportunity, please email a cover letter and your resume to Brenda Guyon at this email: brenda@sagevets.com.au. All discussions and emails will be treated as highly confidential to protect your privacy.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Gungurru Veterinary Centre, Hocking, WA (posted 2nd September) Experienced Vet Nurses

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We are looking for 2 (yes 2!) enthusiastic nurses to join our team. We pride ourselves as being a practice delivering gold standard veterinary care and excellent customer service as well. We have grown to be a very valuable part of our local community and has also become a respected veterinary practice in the area.

What can we offer? Work with very competent vets and experienced veterinary nurses. You have the option to develop your own skills and become part of our team. Oh, our Christmas parties are normally pretty awesome . . . .

What do we expect? A "can-do" approach is non-negotiable. You have to be prepared to learn, work as part of the team and have an outgoing, friendly (though) professional manner.

If this is you and you can pretty much start as soon as possible, drop me an email with your CV -  stormers15@me.com

We are waiting for your application.

www.gungurruvets.com and


Comet Bay Vet Hospital, Golden Bay, WA (posted 1st September)

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Veterinary Nurse

About the role
We are a state of the art small animal vet hospital in Golden Bay, dedicated to providing excellent client service.

We are looking for an exceptional vet nurse to join our young and energetic team. If you have exceptional people skills and love animals, then this is the role for you. There is room for growth for the successful candidate. The role will be for hours between 7am-7pm during the week and 1 in 4 weekends 8am-5pm. The successful applicant will work with a busy nursing and reception team and will need to be able to:

About You

What you will get

For more information or to apply, please email Cleo: admin@cometbayvet.com.au

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Perth Vet Emergency, Yokine Perth WA (posted 28th August) Veterinary Nurse – Emergency and Critical Care

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Veterinary Nurse – Emergency and Critical Care
Location: Yokine, Perth (WA)
Employment status: Casual

Looking to take your Nursing career to the next level?

Perth Vet Emergency (PVE) is one of Australia's leading emergency and critical care referral specialist centers that operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, all year round. The hospital is equipped with a full in-house laboratory including blood gas analysis, digital X-Ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and on-site access to CT.

We are looking for a nurse to join our team at our Yokine practice in Perth in a casual capacity with the potential for on-call shifts over the weekends.

Given the unplanned nature of emergency and critical care cases, our Nursing team are highly trained by PVE to manage a variety of situations of varying complexity, including severe trauma, complex medical and surgical cases, and mechanical ventilation. PVE delivers high quality training through structured induction programs, mentoring, regular Nurse team-based training, case studies and intensive care development programs.

PVE Nursing team members have the support of a dedicated client care team to primarily liaise with our clients so you can focus on enriching our patient’s treatment and experience with us. We are committed to working as a team to deliver high quality results for our clients and patients, as well as learning from each other and having fun in the process!

The successful candidate will possess:

If you are a highly-motivated person, you work well as part of a team and are interested in extending your skills in emergency and critical care, please email your resume and covering letter to: careers@aes.email quoting reference number PVVN2008.

Please advise in your covering letter your availability to work shifts across a 24-hour roster.


Challenger Veterinary Hospital, Kwinana South Perth WA (posted 27th August) Vet Nurse positions

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FULL TIME, PART TIME AND WEEKEND VET NURSE POSITIONS

Challenger Veterinary Hospital is a locally owned independent practice operating since 2015. We are situated 30km south of Perth CBD near the coast in Western Australia.
We are seeking trainee or qualified veterinary nurses who enjoy interacting with clients as they practice a high standard of nursing care. The practice enjoys solid trusting relationships with our clients who really appreciate excellent customer service whilst still maintaining a friendly down to earth attitude.

We have a very supportive and enjoyable working environment with an experienced team of five veterinarians and eight veterinary nurses. Our large purpose built premises is fully air conditioned and fitted out to ensure comfort for patients and staff alike.

We have digital xray machine, a brand new MyLab Ultrasound machine and Zeiss Electronic Digital Microscope with camera, in-house blood machines, designated surgical theatre and separate dog, cat and isolation wards. We also have a visiting ophthalmologist, advanced surgeon and ultrasonographer to keep lots of the interesting surgeries in house.

We are offering $22-32/hour, depending on age and experience, plus penalty rates for weekend work. Saturday is paid at time and a half all day and Sunday double time. Your nursing registration fee will be paid for and CPD is encouraged and subsidised.

The person we are looking for:

If you feel you are the right candidate for this job and are keen to join our team, please forward your resume to: tiffany@challengervet.com.au


Western Australian Veterinary Emergency and Specialty, Success, WA (posted 26th August) Full Time & Casual Medicine Nurses

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Full time and Casual Internal Medicine Nurses

Western Australian Veterinary Emergency and Specialty (WAVES) are an emergency, critical care and specialty veterinary hospital that opened in Success, WA in May 2013. We are seeking applications an experienced nurse for a full-time position and also a casual position as part of our medical nursing team.

At WAVES you will get use your advance nursing skills every day, you will do fun stuff like collecting blood, placing catheters and place feeding tubes. You’ll also get to play a crucial part in exciting medical procedures such as endoscopy, spinal fluids taps, bone marrow biopsies and more. With support and training, you’ll get more responsibility and be able to influence what happens with our patients. You’ll be giving animals what they really need to the highest standards of care and you will know you are doing the best for the animals.

WAVES is committed to finding the right team to staff our hospital over the long term. We are looking for dedicated and skilled nurses who are genuinely interested in the science of veterinary medicine and are willing to consistently provide quality patient care in a sometimes hectic environment. You need to have a Certificate IV in veterinary nursing or equivalent, and at least 2 years of full-time experience in general practice. Previous experience in a referral or emergency setting would be an advantage; however your approach is the most important thing to us.

The position is permanent full-time, but the benefit of great work-life balance by working a 9-day fortnight. The hours of work are between 8am and 6pm on Monday to Friday with no evening, weekend work or on-call work.

Each day you will be working with a team of two medicine specialists and three other medicine nurses, but also a team of other veterinary specialists & nurses throughout the hospital to facilitate patient care.

In return for your hard work and dedication, WAVES will:

So if you think that you may be the person we are looking for please email me at anna@wavets.com.au to find out about our recruitment process and how to apply. We are looking forward to hearing from you.


Cat Haven Veterinary Hospital, Shenton Park, WA (posted 25th August) Full Time, Part Time or Casual Vet Nurses

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Nurses required for WA’s premier cat welfare organisation

Cat Haven is a busy, open admission shelter that has been in operation since 1961, taking in over 8000 cats and kittens each year. Operating under the Getting to Zero model, we are proud of being able to save more than 90% of the cats that need our help each year and are constantly striving to do more.

Due to the complete refurbishment of our on-site clinic, we are seeking a passionate, friendly veterinary nurse to support our expanding team! With a new setup, a new manager and a brand new way of working, you’ll be amazed at the scope and quality of care that you’re empowered to provide here at Cat Haven. We perform surgeries and medical investigations to the same level, if not more so, than many other clinics. We treat a vast majority of cats, and those which we can’t save are decided based on veterinary and behavioural advice rather than cost constraints.

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Nurses at Cat Haven have a fast-paced role supporting surgery, consults and hospital patients. You are also supported by experienced vets, Cat Welfare Officers and volunteers. We’re a small but busy clinic where no two days are the same and you’ll never get bored. Shelter nursing is infinitely rewarding, and you’ll get to finish your week knowing you genuinely saved lives and made a difference to the welfare of 8000+ cats a year.

Essential criteria:

Preferred criteria:

We’re looking for a full time team member, though job share opportunities could be considered. We’re also looking for casual nurses to join our books to support our new, larger team. To apply, please email your cover letter and CV to samantha.holliday@cathaven.com.au

Applications will close when preferred candidates are selected, so don’t delay in submitting your application!


Warnbro Vet Hospital, South of Perth, WA (posted 20th August) Full / Part Time or Casual, Experienced, Qualified Vet Nurse

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Full or part-time, casual or permanent, experienced and qualified Cert IV Veterinary Nurse – for the right candidate we have the right hours for you!

Warnbro Veterinary Hospital is looking for a Cert IV Vet nurse with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience who genuinely loves their career, is passionate about providing the level of care they would want for their own pet and will treat our clients as they would want themselves or family to be treated. It is our aim to provide a harmonious, mutually supportive working environment where everyone contributes their utmost to achieve satisfied clients, healthy pets and happy staff proud of what they’ve achieved at the end of each day.

We are a well-equipped family run, independent 100% small animal clinic South of Perth. Hours of work are currently between 7:30am-6:30pm Monday to Saturday but we may in future open Sundays and public holidays. No after hours or on call is required.

The successful applicant will have a variety of responsibilities nursing (medical/ hospital and surgical), on reception and cleaning so a high level of professionalism and excellent customer service skills are required with a “can do” attitude.  Previous experience performing specialised nurse clinics (e.g. dental, weight, arthritis) or puppy pre-schools would be highly advantageous. We are looking for someone with a good knowledge of pet healthcare who is confident to provide client education and can fluently communicate with owners post-op and medical treatment plans as directed by the veterinarian. Practical skills will include IV catheter placement, fluid therapy, venepuncture, use of anaesthetic monitoring equipment and assessing vital signs, dental and radiographic assistance. 

Our ideal candidate will:

If you think you are our ideal candidate please email a cover letter and CV to Renae at warnbrovet@gmail.com


Railway Avenue Veterinary Hospital, Armadale (posted 18th August)

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FULL TIME VETERINARY NURSE POSITION
Perth | Western Australia

Job Title – Veterinary Nurse
Location - Railway Avenue Veterinary Hospital - Perth | Western Australia
Type of work - 100% Small Animal
Hours – Full Time (38 hours)
After Hours/On Call – None, the hospital is closed Sundays and Public Holidays with no after hours or on call required.
Remuneration - Above award, commensurate with experience.

A full time veterinary nurse with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience is required to work at our proudly family owned & operated independent, well-equipped, modern veterinary hospital in the south-eastern suburbs of Perth.

Priding ourselves on our high level of veterinary care and customer service, we consistently achieve a Net Promoter Score from our clients of 90/100.

Railway Avenue is a large, purpose built, modern veterinary hospital with three consulting rooms, separate operating theatre, a spacious treatment room, in-house IDEXX lab, IM3 dental machine & dental x-ray equipment, with RX Works practice management software. We have separate dog and cat wards, with large indoor runs for dogs, as well as an isolation ward and separate digital x-ray suite.

You will be working in a supportive and enjoyable team environment, alongside our 5 experienced veterinarians, 6 qualified & experienced veterinary nurses and supportive & understanding management staff. A varied and interesting workload of small animal veterinary nursing awaits you, where you will be able to build long lasting relationships with our valued and loyal clientele, along with your fellow dedicated & passionate team members.

Necessary qualities the successful veterinary nurse will possess:

To apply for this position or if you would like to discuss this position further please contact Keenan Edinger on 08 9497 1547 or send through your CV and covering letter detailing why you would be ideally suited for this position to:

Keenan Edinger - Managing Director

E keenan@railwayavevet.com.au
P 08 9497 1547
W www.railwayavevet.com.au
F www.facebook.com/railway.ave.vet


Doubleview Vet Centre, Scarborough Perth (posted 10th August) Locum September

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FULL TIME VETERINARY NURSE LOCUM POSITION; 31st AUGUST - 30th SEPTEMBER

We are seeking the assistance of a wonderful locum veterinary nurse. Can you help us?

About Us:
The Doubleview Vet Centre is a well located (central Scarborough), well equipped small animal private practice in the northern coastal suburbs of Perth. We pride ourselves on providing a gold standard of care for our patients and enjoy building relationships with our clients. We currently have a fantastic team of passionate, experienced and dedicated vets and nurses and always enjoy getting to know new veterinary professionals, welcoming them into our supportive working environment. The clinic features dedicated cat and dog consult rooms/wards and we are cat friendly accredited. We have a dedicated sterile surgical theatre as well as treatment room, Surgivet anaesthetic monitoring equipment, digital DR x-ray, ultrasound, IM3 dental equipment, dental x-ray, Vet-Tome and an Idexx in-house lab.

About You:
We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly veterinary nurse passionate about their work and who has a strong work ethic. Our ideal candidate would have a minimum of 3 years' experience.

Suitable applicants should send their CV through to Dr Karen Bomford at karen@doubleviewvet.com.au

Comet Bay Vet Hospital, Outer South Perth (posted 10th August) Head Vet Nurse

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Head Veterinary Nurse

About the role
We are a state-of-the-art small animal vet hospital in Golden Bay, dedicated to providing excellent client service. 

We are looking for an exceptional head vet nurse to join our young and energetic team. If you have exceptional people skills, love animals and good leadership skills, then this is the role for you. There is room for growth for the exceptional candidate. The role will be for hours between 7am-7pm during the week and 1 in 4 weekends 8am-5pm. The successful applicant will work with a busy nursing and reception team and will need to be able to:

About You

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For more information or to apply, please email Cleo: admin@cometbayvet.com.au


Vital Vet Animal Hospital, Ellenbrook, Perth, WA (posted 7th August) Full Time

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Full Time Veterinary Nurse

Are you an experienced veterinary nurse that enjoys a challenge and would like to practice your nursing skills at a high level within a supportive work environment? If so, Vital Vet has a position for you.

Our nurses work as a cohesive team and are enabled to perform procedures and function to the highest level. We encourage each nurse to find their own niche and increase their knowledge through continuing education.

Vital Vet is a busy multi vet hospital located in Ellenbrook. We are a passionate team that prides itself on a high standard of care and client service. In addition to the diverse role that veterinary nurses fulfil, our nurses have the opportunity of assisting in complicated and interesting orthopaedic and specialist type soft tissue surgeries.

The successful applicant will need a minimum of 2 years experience. Salary is commensurate with experience and is well above award rates. The role would require you to work one in four Saturday mornings. We are not open on Sundays or public holidays.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to vitalvet@bigpond.com or contact Angie, practice manager with any queries on 08 6296 7711

www.vitalvet.com.au


Bull Creek Veterinary Hospital, Southern Perth, WA (posted 7th August)

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Veterinary Nurse - Experienced Nurse - Full Time

Tell me about Sage vets...
Our veterinary group includes two well-equipped extended hours hospital locations, supported by four boutique consulting practices. Each clinic services their community independently, with surgical procedures undertaken in a well-equipped shared facility.

Our company is committed to excellent relationships with our clients, as well as leading work practices for employees. We provide an environment of work-life balance, challenge and growth, in turn providing advancement opportunities for our people.

As part of your employment package here at Sage you will receive memberships to atDove and Centre For Advanced Veterinary Education (CAVE- Murdoch University). We are focused on providing top level continued education for our staff. Sage Vets have recently begun the process of becoming Fear Free Certified.

We understand that vet nursing is more than cleaning and reception duties. Helping customers in a way that makes a difference for them and their beloved pets takes a team effort - and is key to our approach.

Tell me about the role…
A full time opportunity has now arisen for a qualified veterinary nurse with at least two years of experience.

We are looking for enthusiasm – and someone who genuinely enjoys communicating with clients and working in a busy environment. You will bring a professional attitude, positive, open-minded and highly organised.

The role may involve some movement between clinics, but they are all in close proximity to each other. This is a genuine opportunity to further your career in a friendly, well-resourced company that is not limited in size, but is also not a soulless ‘corporate’ environment.

If you like the sound of what we have to offer, we can't wait to hear from you!

How do I apply?
To find out more about this outstanding opportunity, please email a cover letter and your resume to Brenda Guyon at this email: brenda@sagevets.com.au. All discussions and emails will be treated as highly confidential to protect your privacy.


Ascot Equine Veterinarians, Eastern Perth, WA (posted 6th August) Casual Receptionist/Vet Nurse

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Equine receptionist

Casual position

An opportunity exists for an equine vet nurse to join our busy equine hospital and diagnostic centre in Ascot, Western Australia. The successful candidate’s role will predominately be as equine receptionist. Occasional equine veterinary nursing will also be required.

The ideal applicant will have the following:

To apply: Please send your cover letter and CV to admin@ascotequinevets.com.au (for the attention of Annemarie). To learn more about Ascot Equine Vets, please visit www.ascotequinevets.com.au and our Facebook and Instagram pages.


Vet 24, Balcatta, WA (posted 27th July) Full Time, Part Time & Casual Vet Nurses

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Full time, part time or casual Veterinary Nurse Shifts Available!!

Are you dynamic, adaptable and enthusiastic? Vet24 are excited to offer you an opportunity to join our team in a very special, full time, part time or casual position. We are looking for a Nurses to work mainly evening and weekend shifts. At Vet24 you will receive the perfect balance between challenge and support, furthering your skills and experience in the veterinary industry.

Who are we?
Vet24 is a state-of-the-art 24-hour veterinary hospital. From its early beginnings as a small three-vet practice, Vet24 has grown to one of the largest and best equipped veterinary hospitals in WA. Our growth is testament to our high standards of care, stunning modern facilities and commitment to continued professional development within our very special team.

Feedback from a previous employee: I really enjoyed my time at this practice. This position would be ideal for someone who would like exposure to gold-standard care and see excellent GP and referral services.

The ideal applicant will:

Why Vet24?

To apply:
Please send your cover letter and CV to – sharon@vet24.com.au

To learn more about Vet24, please visit https://vet24.com.au/


Yanchep Veterinary Clinic, Coastal North of Perth, WA (posted 20th July) Full or Part Time Vet Nurse

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VET NURSE - Full or Part Time

Yanchep Veterinary Hospital is seeking an experienced qualified Cert IV Veterinary Nurse.

We are looking for a positive and confident vet nurse who shares our genuine desire to provide the best standard of care to our clients and their pets.  We are a busy, progressive, small animal hospital, that strives to deliver high levels of customer service at all times. Our 3 vet practice primarily treats domestic pets 6 days a week with no after hours.

This is a permanent full time position or, if preferred, a part time position with a minimum of 20 hours per week.

You are someone with competence across all aspects of vet nursing from surgical assistance through to reception duties. Strong communication skills, confident patient care and the ability to be flexible are vital to the role.

Your duties will include anaesthetic monitoring, placement of IV catheters, blood collection, dental assistance, other practical nursing and customer focused reception skills. If you have some but not all of these skills, we are happy to provide training. All the tools and equipment to do a fantastic job are here including Smartflow, digital x-ray, ultrasound, Idexx Laboratory, a completely equipped surgery with Anitek monitoring and top of the range dental equipment with digital dental X-ray. We have 3 consulting room with separate dog and cat wards in our 3 year old custom designed state of the art hospital.

Please apply in writing to Sam and email to yanchepvet@live.com and include at least one contactable referee.

Come join a great group of veterinary professionals.

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