Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - WA and NT

GeoVet Veterinary Hospital, Busselton, WA (posted 16th August) Full or Part Time Vet Nurse

Experienced Veterinary Nurse - Full Time/Part Time

Busselton is located on Geographe Bay, 2.5 hrs south of Perth. The town boasts excellent schools and easy access to great recreational facilities and outdoor activities. It is the gateway to the Margaret River Wine Region with outstanding surfing beaches, a wide variety of shops, restaurants and sporting facilities.

We are a well-established, busy mixed practice with approx. 70% small animal, 30% seasonal large animal mix, with a caring and responsive client base.

The super friendly team take great pride in taking care of our clients and their pets to a very high standard. It’s a fun, easy-going and close knit team who all support each other to provide the highest standards of care to their patients.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following:

Please send your CV with a covering letter (including contact details of 2 referees) to:

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Mt Helena Veterinary Clinic, Perth Hills, WA (posted 2nd August) Part Time Vet Nurse

Part-time Veterinary Nurse

We have an exciting opportunity for a permanent 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. 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.

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.

To fulfil the duties of this position we look for the applicant to be 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 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

For more information please call 08 9572 1777.

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All Pets Veterinary Hospital, Rapid Creek, NT (posted 23rd July)

Experienced Veterinary Nurse Position Available.

All Pets Veterinary Hospital in Darwin, NT is looking for an experienced vet nurse to join our team.

With our fully-digital xray system, ECG, ultrasonography, sophisticated orthopaedic surgery, exceptional in-house pathology system, and wildlife workups, this is an exciting and highly sought-after opportunity.

The position will suit a motivated, efficient nurse who enjoys working in a fast paced environment. The position includes all facets of small animal hospitals including front of house, great customer service over the phone and email, as well as surgical and medical nursing.

Wages well-above award, excellent working conditions, and career development with a great team of outstanding vets and nurses!

Email resume and covering letter to

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Alice Springs Veterinary Hospital, The Red Centre, NT (posted 8th July)

Experienced Veterinary Nurse Wanted

The Alice Springs Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full-time experienced veterinary nurse for our ASAV Accredited Veterinary Hospital of Excellence.

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Essential attributes:

Desirable attributes:

What we are offering:

Interested? Check us out at and

Still interested but wondering if you could live in Alice Springs? Have a look here.

Still interested? Please email the boss, Debbie Osborne, telling her why you are the right person for this position. Don’t forget to attach your CV.

Midwest Veterinary Centre, Geraldton, WA (posted 2nd July) Experienced Cert IV

MidWest Vets

Are you the newest Vet Nurse to join the Midwest Vets family?


We are very particular about who we’re looking for as team dynamics is a high priority to us, and we want to make sure you will enjoy coming to work every day as much as we do! You might just be a perfect fit if you’re known for having exceptional and compassionate customer service, sensational attention to detail and communication, great problem solving skills and an enthusiastic high energy can-do attitude. Can you think on your feet, handle stressful situations with professionalism and calm in a fast-paced environment? If so, we’d love to hear from you

Our clinic is open 7 days a week, but we only work 4 as we value a healthy work/life balance. We are a Fear Free clinic, and we also hold Gold Standard ISFM Feline Friendly practice accreditation.

We strongly believe in our clinic core values and the right candidate will too!

This role may be full time or part time dependent on the candidate’s suitability and circumstances. Some weekend work and on call shifts would also be expected.

Our newest team member will:

We’d love to chat with you about the role available and your experience. Why don’t you drop us a line at to tell us why you’d be a valuable addition to our team? Please include both your cover letter and resume. Feel free to check us out on Facebook (Midwest Veterinary Centre) to get a feel for the clinic and team culture.


Applications close: 2nd September 2019

Port Hedland Vet Hospital, Port Hedland, WA (posted 24th June) Full Time Experienced Vet Nurse

The Opportunity

Port Hedland Vet Hospital is seeking an experienced nurse to join their team as sole charge nurse. We are a small family owned vet hospital with a varied surgical and medical caseload so the successful applicant would be one who thrives working in a busy environment with interesting cases.

About the Role

As sole charge nurse you will be responsible for overseeing the efficient daily operation of patient care and surgical case workloads within the practice and ensuring that high levels of patient care standards and client communication are maintained. You will work closely with, and report to, the Practice Manager in relation to setting and maintaining a high quality of patient care and veterinary nursing standards within the practice.

About us

Port Hedland Vet Hospital opened its doors almost 4 years ago and has built a steady loyal client base. Our clients trust our knowledge and advice to give them and their pets excellent veterinary care. We are the only residing orthopaedic surgeon in the Pilbara so you will be involved in this side of the business. Our aim is to provide a friendly work environment with an emphasis on high standards of care and continuing education.

Port Hedland is a lovely community based mining town on the coast of WA. It is a super friendly town where you will easily make friends and have lots of exciting adventures outside of work. With Broome and the Karijini National park within driving distance you will be spoilt for weekend road trips.

Our hospital is a fully-equipped hospital and provides a great working environment which is busy, stimulating and well managed. The hospital offers

About you

You will need to have a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing with a minimum of 1 year of experience in a veterinary nursing role. We are happy to give you support and further education should you require it especially if you have not had any experience with orthopaedic surgeries.

The successful applicant will possess the ability to:

The Benefits

To register interest, please send your CV and covering letter to

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We offer an advertising service for Veterinary Surgeries requiring vet nurses, kennel hands, groomers, receptionists or other lay staff, both locum and permanent.

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