Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - Queensland

Anvet Kedron Veterinary Surgery, Northern Brisbane (posted 17th May) Vet Nurse or Receptionist

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We are seeking an experienced vet nurse or receptionist for our busy Kedron clinic with the option of work at our Stafford clinic. Full time, part time or casual positions available. Must have minimum 2 years in clinic experience or cert 4 qualified.

Are you:

Then this might be the job for you.

We have a low staff turnover, just keep getting busier.

We offer above award wages and a flexible roster for the right candidate.

We are a fun, friendly and supportive team and we have lovely loyal clients and not to mention a delightful clinic cat.

We do work for a few rescue organisations and have a very varied case load.

Please forward resumes to attention: Kelly

Interested in knowing more? Give the clinic a call on 07 3359 1812.

My Pet Hub Balaclava, Westcourt, Cairns (posted 15th March)

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My Pet Hub Balaclava – Casual Weekend Experienced Vet Nurse wanted!

Are you looking for a new and exciting role with a supportive team environment? Take the next step and join our team!

Due to continuous growth, My Pet Hub Balaclava is looking for a passionate and experienced vet nurse to join our friendly team on Saturdays 8am-2pm, with the possibility of additional hours throughout the week.

About us:
My Pet Hub Balaclava has recently re-opened in November 2023. We have a caring and experienced team of veterinarians and nurses who are committed to providing excellent customer service and exceptional pet care.

We are a very supportive team and pride ourselves on a positive, encouraging clinical culture. It is important for us that the candidate fits well with our team over anything else. We encourage and support further learning and development of our team, as a group and as individuals.

Good work life balance for all staff is our priority!

What we can offer you:

Your key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Do you possess the following attributes?

If you are interested in joining our wonderful team, please send your resume along with a cover letter to Practice Manager Bonnie Hutchinson

Cat Specialist Services, Brisbane (posted 14th May) Full Time Day Nurses

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Full-Time Day Nurse

Do you love cats?

Are you an experienced and compassionate qualified Veterinary Nurse who would like to work in a busy environment where patient care is prioritised?
Do you like daily challenges in a busy environment while maintaining gold standard patient care?

We are looking for experienced, qualified Veterinary Nurses to provide care to our patients. We have full time nursing positions available for nurses and techs who are passionate about cats!

About us

Cat Specialist Services is a newly opened cat only referral hospital. It has been established by feline specialist Dr Rachel Korman, together with Veterinary Specialist Services. Cat Specialist Services is located directly adjacent to the long-standing VSS Underwood hospital.

At CSS, we strive to create an environment where people can do their best work with cats. Our team is very passionate about delivering high standards of patient care whilst supporting each other and drinking coffee (or tea!).

We have a very diverse skill set and can offer just about all specialities, diagnostic modalities, and therapies across our practice group.  The Underwood hospital specifically has specialists, registrars, and residents in Feline Medicine, Small Animal Surgery, Anaesthesia, Cardiology, Emergency and Critical Care, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Oncology and Animal Physiotherapy.  Our vets and nurses are involved in the industry with wide participation in professional groups, universities and continuing education courses. We are passionate about providing cat specific content for further education.

What we are looking for

Why we hope you’ll want to join us

The role includes but is not limited to:

Annual remuneration is commensurate with experience.

Still not sure if this position is for you? Contact our HR team and arrange a team meet and greet and a facility tour.

If you are interested?

Please either submit your CV and a cover letter to us at, or contact Jennine Bennett (VSS HR Associate – phone 07 3841 7011) if you’d like any more information.)

Cat Specialist Services, Brisbane (posted 14th May) Part Time Night Nurses

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Part-time Night Nurse

Do you love cats?

Are you an experienced and compassionate qualified Veterinary Nurse who would like to care for a variety of feline patients while they are hospitalised overnight in a feline only referral hospital?
Do you strive for challenges in a busy environment while maintaining gold standard patient care?

We are looking for experienced, qualified Veterinary Nurses to provide care to our hospitalised patients overnight. We have part time night nursing positions available for nurses and techs who are passionate about cats!

About us

Cat Specialist Services is a newly opened cat only referral hospital. It has been established by feline specialist Dr Rachel Korman, together with Veterinary Specialist Services. Cat Specialist Services is located directly adjacent to the long-standing VSS Underwood hospital.

At CSS, we strive to create an environment where people can do their best work with cats. We have a very diverse skill set and can offer just about all specialities, diagnostic modalities, and therapies across our practice group.  The Underwood hospital specifically has specialists, registrars, and residents in Feline Medicine, Small Animal Surgery, Anaesthesia, Cardiology, Emergency and Critical Care, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Oncology and Animal Physiotherapy.  Our vets and nurses are involved in the industry with wide participation in professional groups, universities and continuing education courses.

What we are looking for

Why we hope you’ll want to join us:

CSS has been established to focus on people, their careers and their development, and we want to provide a supportive learning environment, where you will also have access to further education and seminars, with the possibility of paid study leave.

Nurses are exposed to a wide range of interesting and diverse cases, where no two days are the same.  Nurses are also encouraged to perform advanced nursing techniques. You will experience a supportive network of like-minded professionals, who are passionate about cats, as well as an offer of 7 nights per fortnight, to allow for work-life balance.

The role includes but is not limited to:

Annual remuneration is commensurate with experience.

Still not sure if this position is for you? Contact our HR team and arrange a team meet and greet and a facility tour.

If you are interested?

Please either submit your CV and a cover letter to us at or contact Jennine Bennett (VSS HR Associate – phone 07 3841 7011) if you’d like any more information.)

Newstead Vets, Inner Brisbane (posted 14th May)

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Vet Nurse/Vet Tech Position - Permanent Part time, Newstead Brisbane

Newstead Vets is looking for an experienced Vet Nurse or Vet Tech to join the team in our gold-standard privately owned veterinary clinic in the heart of Newstead, Brisbane.
You'll be working with a small, but passionate, team that takes pride in excellent veterinary care and genuine client relationships.

Do you want to sit by the river for lunch? Enjoy a work-life balance? Then this is the clinic for you!

The role is Part time, but casual may be considered for the right candidate.

What's on offer:

Key Responsibilities:

About you:

You have a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing or BVetTech (or equivalent).
You have minimum 2 years experience in the industry.
You're passionate about animals and providing exceptional patient care.
You're confident in your skills in both anaesthesia and general surgery.
You're a people person and want to build trusting relationships with clients and are confident in client communication.
You have a strong work ethic with a positive attitude.
You enjoy working as part of a team and are able to work autonomously.

We want to hear from you!

Please send your resume and cover letter to:
For any questions regarding the role, feel free to reach out to Eviie Veron on the above email call 07 3257 4329.

Capalaba Veterinary Surgery, City of Redland, Brisbane (posted 13th May)

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Full-Time Experienced Veterinary Nurse - Capalaba Vet Clinic

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team. This role has become available due to one of our amazing, longstanding nurses embarking on a new adventure.

Who are we?

Capalaba Vet Clinic is a small animal clinic located on the beautiful Brisbane bayside, 30 minutes from the city centre. We are well established and have been looking after pets in the community for over 25 years. Capalaba Vet Clinic is one of 10 privately-owned GP clinics within the progressive and veterinary focused Judhar Vet Group. Judhar Vet has the support, guidance & opportunities offered by a larger group, however each clinic is branded and operated individually with a practice manager and their team.

What’s in it for you?

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking a nurse who:

How do I apply?
Please email your resume with a cover letter to

Take a Clinic Tour:
(This position is available immediately. We will provide a regular roster so you can plan your work/ life balance.)

Burpengary Veterinary Hospital, Moreton Bay (posted 13th May) VN / Receptionist

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Burpengary Vet Clinic is looking for a Vet Nurse/Receptionist with incredible communication skills and a deep love for pets.

We are looking for a champion of communication, dedication, eye for detail and a super friendly disposition.

If you are a receptionist with nursing background your role will be shared between both.

What is the role exactly?

Who are you?

What can we offer you?

VetPartners is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please Apply Now or send through your cover letter and resume to

Hinterland Veterinary Surgery, Nerang (posted 13th May)

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Permanent Part-Time Veterinary Nurse Position

About Us:

The Hinterland Veterinary Surgery is independently owned and has been operating since 1980 on the banks of the Nerang River and is primarily a small animal veterinary practice treating dogs and cats. However, we do see and treat an increasing number of exotic animals (reptiles, birds, pocket pets).

Our friendly staff pride themselves in going that step further in providing the best possible service and care to pets and their owners. Clients are never treated as just a number.

We have a wide variety of equipment including ultrasound, digital plain and dental radiography, and a range of anaesthetic monitoring equipment.

We provide a wide range of services including routine vaccinations, desexing, microchipping, dentistry, consultations, general and orthopaedic surgery, and a large number of in-house diagnostics.

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Benefits to You:

What We Are Looking For:

To summarise our practice - we do a lot of work but we also have a lot of fun doing it.

If you think that you are the right person to join our outstanding team please email Ross Polst (owner and principal veterinarian) or Danielle Old (practice manager) at:

See our website:

Tugun Veterinary Surgery, Gold Coast (posted 9th May)

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Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

At TugunVets I'm proud to say we make a difference every single day. Our team, with their energy and experience, care for our community's pets and their owners with professionalism and compassion. We work closely together, we support each other and we grow both as individuals and as a team.

I'm looking for a dedicated Cert IV Nurse to join our team in our busy practice. Regardless of your experience, if you are a person who feels they make a difference every single day, and, importantly, has the desire to grow, I want to hear from you.

This opportunity is for a permanent position and, as a practice, we strive to provide our team members with a flexible and accommodating working environment. We all have individual needs and responsibilities and providing flexibility to support these allows us to perform our roles with focus and embrace the challenges of our work.

The position provides you with all you'd expect from a highly regarded and established practice - a summary of these benefits are detailed below. However, where I feel we excel most is having the ability to provide you with the facilities, the experience and knowledge of a highly qualified team, and access to a diverse caseload that allows you to learn, grow and develop your skills and career.

If you feel this opportunity is right for you then I'd love to hear from you. You can contact me or our Practice Manager directly on 07 5534 1928 or email at:

Kim - Head Veterinary Surgeon
Karen - Practice Manager


Career Development

Personal Development

Nicklin Way Veterinary Surgery, Sunshine Coast (posted 9th May)


Baby Boom Hits Nicklin Way Vet! Help Needed!

Permanent Part-time & Casual, Qualified and Experienced Vet Nurses/Tech Required.

Come and join the best vet and nursing team on the Sunshine Coast! We’ve had a baby boom and need to fill the roles our expecting mums are leaving with experienced and qualified Vet Nurses or Vet Techs. We have a casual and a permanent part-time position.

Located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, only 400m from the beach. We have a purpose-built facility and have heavily invested in top of the range equipment to diagnose and treat small animals. Some of the equipment and services we provide include digital radiography including dental x-ray, ultrasound, bronchoscopy, endoscopy and rhinoscopy, orthopaedic surgery, chemotherapy, reproductive services, dentistry, and an in-house lab with state-of-the-art IDEXX machines.

To complement our equipment, we are Smartflow equipped and have the best nursing and veterinary team on the Sunshine Coast.  The surgery is open 7 days a week and there is no after-hours work unless you would like to assist the occasional emergency Caesarean. We live by our values and deliver gold-standard care.

Check us out on our website, Facebook or Instagram pages   

About You:

What you’ll be doing each day

Desirable Attributes

What We Can Offer You

If this sounds like the job for you please send your CV with a cover letter to the Practice Manager, Tracy Jeffrey at

Southside Veterinary Surgery, Cairns (posted 7th May)

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Veterinary Nurse

Small animal clinic

Full time or Part Time

We are a vibrant, fast-paced clinic located in Cairns seeking an experienced Cert IV Qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our team. Our clinic values are moulded around providing gold standard patient and client care, whilst ensuring our staff have opportunities to learn, grow and achieve.

About Us:

Our team is made up of 8 vets, 13 nurses & a kennel attendant from all different walks of life.

We have a strong and warm clinic culture, where everyone is on the same team. We support each other, work together to achieve group and personal goals, and lift each other up on days that are harder than the rest.

Our team, along with our beautiful patients are the heart and soul of our clinic.

About You:

We are looking for a Cert IV Qualified Nurse that is motivated, organised & efficient. The successful candidate would possess the follow skills:

To be considered for this position, applicant must have:  

Attributes of the position:

If you think you fit the criteria, we'd love to hear from you!

Please forward your resume to

See our website:


Straddie Vet, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island (posted 7th May)

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Head Nurse/Practice Manager (Small animal & Wildlife practice) - Full Time

Straddie Vet is expanding from consulting rooms/mobile practice into a purpose-built small animal and wildlife clinic REMOVED which is due to open its’ doors in April 2024". Straddie Vet will be a well-equipped clinic located on Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island), a 25-minute ferry ride from Cleveland, QLD.

Our team is seeking an inspired, diligent, motivated and experienced nurse with practice management expertise to lead our team, grow the small animal practice and develop a wildlife triage & treatment service.

You must be able to demonstrate the ability to live and work in a remote setting, experience creating and nurturing relationships with multiple stakeholders (government/non-government and traditional owners). It would be ideal to have a post-graduate qualification or similar in the veterinary wildlife field that includes research and have experience in development, implementation, monitoring of research and education programs for community engagement. If you are looking to be part of an exciting journey in a brand-new vet clinic, are team-driven, passionate about fostering a positive workplace and helping to grow a veterinary business, then this role might be perfect for you.

You will be supporting a dedicated team in a growing, privately owned veterinary clinic.

Key Responsibilities:

About You/Ideal experience:

What we can offer you:

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to

For more information, see and 

Beachside Veterinary Surgery, Coolum, Sunshine Coast (posted 3rd May)

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Veterinary Nurse / Receptionist - Part Time

About us

Located in Coolum on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, Beachside Veterinary Surgery provides state of the art compassionate care with good old-fashioned service. With patient wellbeing at the forefront, we are a young clinic underpinned by a tight team who take pride in the services we deliver. You’ll gain valuable experience in all facets of a veterinary practice in a supportive environment that makes a positive impact on the community every single day. Our clinic is proudly owned by Vets, and as part of a larger organisation, you will have the benefit of a sharing of knowledge from various avenues.

The Opportunity

We are looking for our next star Vet Nurse to join the team on a part-time basis (approx. 30 hours a fortnight). This position will be a dual role and see you covering reception and nursing shifts. Playing an integral role in delivering world class patient care to our amazing clients and supporting our Vets, we are seeking an efficient, organised and proficient communicator who is passionate about working with our team to build positive rapport with our clients.

Our Ideal Candidate:

What’s in it for you?

To apply, please send a copy of your resume and the position you are applying for to:

Petmania Vet Surgery, Albany Creek, Southern Moreton Bay (posted 1st May)

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We are an independent, family-orientated small animal practice with a tight-knit team and established, generational clientele. We are looking for an experienced full-time nurse/tech to join us, as one of our nurses has recently moved interstate.

Petmania’s goals are to support fellow team members, practice great medicine and have satisfied, educated clients, all whilst enjoying ourselves along the way. We believe in a non-judgemental approach and strive to develop long-lasting relationships both within our team and with our clients.

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We believe in the people of our work family. We are known for being flexible and understanding around personal and family commitments, and we endeavour to help every team member create a great work/life balance, whatever that looks like for you.


If you believe you could be the right fit for our Petmania family we’d love to hear from you.

If you would like to know more or take a tour of our clinic, we’d also love to hear from you.

Please reach out to our Practice Manager, Jo, at for all enquiries and to forward your cover letter and resume.

Greencross Vets Teneriffe, Inner NE Brisbane (posted 30th April)

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We are looking for a Vet Nurse to join the fun, and us, in providing the positive experience and exceptional standard of care we are known for!

Greencross Teneriffe is a tight knit team with a great culture - friendly and high energy, this is the perfect practice for an experienced vet nurse with a great sense of humour to join a team of passionate and outgoing nurses and veterinarians.

About your new role:

The skills & experience you will bring:

Apply now! Click Here and join the Greencross Teneriffe team!

Bundaberg South Vet Clinic, Bundaberg QLD (posted 24th April)

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Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

Are you looking for a change?! Look no further than Bundaberg South Vet Clinic! We have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team!

Bundaberg South Vet Clinic is looking for a Cert IV / Level 4 Veterinary nurse. We pride ourselves on providing gold standard and personal care to both our clients and patients. Our team consists of 2 dedicated Vets and 5 hard-working and passionate Veterinary Nurses.

We are well equipped for a variety of soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries, dentals, radiographs, inpatient care, in-house blood work, Vet and Nurse consultations, house calls and much more!

Position details:


What we offer:

Apply today with cover letter to:

Salisbury Veterinary Surgery, Southern Brisbane (posted 24th April)

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Salisbury Vet – Casual Experienced Veterinary Nurse

Salisbury Vet Surgery is a practice located in southern Brisbane.  We are run by a team of dedicated vets and nurse, who seek to provide excellent care for our clients and their pets.  We operate on two vets per day with our nurses working in consult, hospital and surgery or managing reception.  Our clinic consists of three consult rooms, a large waiting room with the option to separate patients, a sterile surgery suite, an open preparation area and dedicated x-ray and dental areas. We use RxWorks, have an IM3 Dental X-Ray System, Digital X-Ray Machine, Ultrasound and Inhouse IDEXX diagnostic machines. 

We are seeking a nurse who is after some casual hours.  Ideally this candidate would already have an understanding and competency in basic nursing and reception tasks. We are happy to provide further training and guidance for the role, to grow your skills further. 

We are a clinic where teamwork matters, we always advocate for the animal, and have a strong and loyal client base. If you love working in a clinic with a fun team, regular music on in the background, lots of laughs, and regular staff lunches (we’re surrounded by great lunch options!), then we would love to hear from you. 

What we can offer:

Our ideal candidate has:

VetPartners is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please apply by emailing the practice manager

Check out our Facebook page (Salisbury Vet Surgery) or our website to see more of the clinic and meet our wonderful team.

Animal Welfare League Queensland, North Gold Coast (posted 24th April)

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Join us and make a difference!

At AWLQ, we’re committed to creating a brighter future for animals in need and keeping pets and people together by providing lifesaving support and resources to people in need with companion animals.

Experienced Veterinary Nurses Needed

Animal Welfare League Queensland (AWLQ) is currently looking for a part-time Veterinary Nurse to join our Gold Coast Community Veterinary Clinic!

You’ll be working within a team of highly skilled and passionate veterinary professionals under the banner of one of the most respected brands in animal welfare. If you are passionate about making a direct impact in animal welfare, we’d love to talk to you.

Why You'll Love It Here

Work-Life Balance: We are offering a minimum of 19 hours per week. Options for additional hours are available as well.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Consult Support: Support veterinarians with routine examinations and consultations
  • Organisation Pro: Prepare and implement surgery schedules
  • Client Support: Provide veterinary nursing care and grief support to clients
  • Nursing Support: Assist in radiography, surgical procedures, monitor patient anesthesia and post-operative procedures. Inhouse and external pathology procedures. Prepare medications as required
  • Inpatient Care: Nurse hospitalised animals, monitor clinical signs and communicate with owners
  • Community Advocate: Demonstrate knowledge, understanding, and empathy for community animal health and welfare issues

 What are the minimum requirements for this position?

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing or recognised equivalent
  • Minimum of 1+ years' vet nursing experience
  • Excellent animal handling skills
  • Experience in a busy, fast-paced work environment
  • Good computer literacy, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Desired previous experience in a shelter/rescue environment 

 To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Strong Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Ability to manage your own time effectively and be respectful of the time of others
  • Strong attention to detail within deadlines
  • Versatility, flexibility and positivity

Who are we?

Founded in 1959, AWLQ has become a trusted leader in animal welfare. We provide a safe haven and second chance for close to 10,000 stray and homeless animals every year. To each one of these animals we welcome through our doors, a promise is made – to never euthanise a healthy, sociable, or treatable animal in our care. We work tirelessly every day to maintain this promise.

In addition to our shelter work, we are committed to keeping pets and people together by providing lifesaving support and resources to people in need with companion animals. We are known for our grassroots and innovative community-based animal welfare work including our community vet clinics, Getting to Zero, Golden Hearts Seniors’ Support Program and the National Desexing Network.

Why should you join us?

At AWLQ we offer competitive pay and benefits, including access to an independent Employee Assistance Program, retail discounts, vet discounts. Most importantly, every day you’ll play an instrumental role in our lifesaving work.

Our mission is to unleash the potential in every team, and we know that teams perform best when they have passion. We are committed to building a culture where everyone has the opportunity to do meaningful work and is recognised for their efforts.


Diversity and inclusion are the principles guiding how we build our teams, cultivate our leaders and build a culture of belonging where differences are valued.

About Us

AWLQ is one of Queensland’s most dynamic and best-loved charities. Our organisation is the leader in the zero euthanasia movement nationally and is considered a national leader in animal welfare. AWLQ locally provides a safe haven for close to 10,000 stray and homeless animals each year, while also assisting other communities in saving homeless animals.

In addition to our shelter work, we are committed to keeping pets and people together by providing lifesaving support and resources to people in need with companion animals. We are known for our grassroots and innovative community-based animal welfare work including our community vet clinics, Getting to Zero, Golden Hearts Seniors’ Support Program and the National Desexing Network.

To apply for this position, please click here!

MustCare Vet Centre - Compton Road, Outer Southern Brisbane (posted 24th April) Senior Vet Nurse

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Senior Veterinary Nurse - MustCare Vet Centres, Stretton QLD 4116

MustCare Vet Centres invites you to a world of new possibilities.

At MustCare, it's not just a job; it's a journey of growth and fulfillment. Here, you'll find a team that feels like family, where your expertise is valued and nurtured. No more mundane routines – every day brings a fresh challenge, a chance to learn and excel.

Imagine stepping into work each morning, greeted by smiling faces and wagging tails. 

Your role isn't just about administering care; it's about making a difference, touching the lives of animals and their devoted owners.

Collaboration is key at MustCare. You'll work hand-in-hand with seasoned vets, pooling your skills and knowledge to deliver compassionate patient care. From surgical procedures to client consultations, every task is an opportunity to shine, to showcase your passion for excellence.

But it's not all work and no play. MustCare believes in fostering a positive atmosphere, where laughter fills the air and camaraderie thrives. Social events, team outings – they're all part of the package, creating memories and forging bonds beyond the clinic walls.

And let's talk perks. From discounted pet care for your furry companions to stylish work attire provided, MustCare takes care of its own. Competitive compensation, continuous learning and growth opportunities – it's all here, waiting for you to seize.

At MustCare Vet Centres, we're not just a veterinary clinic – we're a compassionate community dedicated to making a positive impact. Through charitable initiatives, volunteer efforts, and community outreach programs, we actively give back and create meaningful change. Join us and become part of a team that's transforming lives, both within our walls and beyond.

So, if you're ready to take the leap, to embark on a journey where passion meets purpose, then MustCare Vet Centres is calling your name.

To start a confidential conversation, please email Cynthia at

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Casual

Pay: $28.00 – $35.00 per hour

Expected hours: 24 – 38 per week



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Work Location: In person

Holland Park & Carina Veterinary Clinic, Inner South Brisbane (posted 23rd April)

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Fabulous opportunity!                                                                                        

Experienced passionate veterinary nurse to lead our wonderful team!

Do you have :

Skills required:                                          

We offer:                                                                                                                         

If this opportunity is for you then please contact text or email if you want to chat further  Georgina Lowson 04 080 346 63 email

Bryants Road Veterinary Surgery, Loganholme (posted 23rd April)


Junior Vet Nurse/Tech

We have the most wonderful junior vet nurse/tech position you will find….

Are you looking for a role to really develop who you are as a vet nurse/tech?

Do you have the desire to work in a calm, supportive, environment…

About Bryants Road Vet:

Hi, I’m Caroline, and I’m the new owner of our clinic.

I’m a bit of an unusual vet as I started out in life in human and animal health research. I’ve been very fortunate to work in some amazing organizations with high work standards and who really look after their staff.

After having a wonderful time working in some excellent clinics in SE Qld, I bought a clinic with the idea of having a very supportive approach to clinic leadership.

We believe by supporting the well-being of our staff, we can do our best to provide exceptional, kind, and compassionate veterinary care.

And guess what? It's working!! We have built a supportive culture that advocates for our furry friends and their wonderful owners who enjoy spending time with us. We have also developed a great reputation for stress-free approaches to caring for our sweet patients.

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Here is what one of our vets has to say...

“The team at Bryants Road Veterinary Surgery uphold the values that encouraged me to enter the profession in the first place – there is an emphasis on offering best practice medicine as well as celebrating the human-animal bond. I believe each pet and their family are offered the level of care that I would hope for a pet owner. The practice is organized, communication between staff is open and kind, asking questions is supported and encouraged. I really enjoy being part of the team that values growth and genuinely derive pleasure from helping pets and their family”. Dr Katherine Munce

You will love working with us because:

You’ll be ideal for the role if:

If this sounds like an attractive opportunity, then call 07 3801 1744 or email to organize a chat.

Applications close 23rd June 2024.

We look forward to hearing from you!

See our website:

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Clayfield Veterinary Clinic, Northern Brisbane (posted 16 April) FT Head Nurse

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Clayfield Veterinary Clinic is seeking a Full-time Head Vet Nurse to join the team! We are a well-established boutique small animal practice with a very dedicated, and highly bonded client base. We have serviced the locals in Clayfield for over 10 years, building exceptionally strong client relationships and we pride ourselves on offering a high level of client and patient care. Our Clinic is well equipped with digital and dental x-ray, ultrasound, electrocautery, etc. 

Our veterinary nursing team play a key role within our clinic and by supporting our veterinary staff assisting with their consultations, preparing patients for surgeries along with nurse admission and discharges.

What we can offer:

What we are looking for: 

Apply Now!

VetPartners is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please 'Apply Now' with your updated resume and cover letter

PETstock VET North Lakes, Moreton Bay Region (posted 15th April) Head Vet Nurse

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Head Veterinary Nurse

Petstock Vet North Lakes
Work in a clinic that has been purpose built and equipped with optimal Veterinary care in mind.
Work alongside a Team that loves coming to work and enjoys making a difference every day.

Job Opportunity:
We are seeking a Full time Head Nurse to assist the Practice Manager, with aspirations for greater responsibility that is rewarded and recognised financially. Our bespoke leadership program and support network will set you up for success in this leadership role.

The role requires that you:

What you can expect:

Some of the Perks

Apply today – Petstock Vet Careers to create profile and apply.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation about a career at Petstock Vet/ Our Vet contact Dr Sasha at or on 0437 046 295

Petstock Vet/Our Vet has established itself as an industry leader with a focus on delivering innovative patient care whilst providing a work environment where our team are valued for the experience & skill set, they bring.

Veterinary Specialist Services Jindalee, South-Western Brisbane (posted 9th April)

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The roles:
Veterinary Specialist Services Jindalee is looking for experienced nurses to join our nursing team. One role is full time, the other is part time, providing high quality nursing care for our patients.

Who we are:

What we offer:

Who you are:

If you are a passionate nurse looking for your next exciting role, we would love to hear from you.

Please submit your CV, a cover letter and at least 2 professional referees to the HR team at

Samford Valley Veterinary Hospital, Moreton Bay Region (posted 9th April)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse wanted to join our fantastic team - Full Time

Provide the highest level of treatment and care for patients in our fully equipped hospital.

Continuing CE and training encouraged and supported. VNCA membership paid for.

About Us:

Samford Valley Veterinary Hospital is part of Apiam Animal Health, providing veterinary services to country communities. At Apiam Animal Health we are committed to enriching the lives of animals, people and the communities where we live. We strive to deliver excellence and our vision is healthy animals and happy people.

We have been in our beautiful Samford Valley Hospital for over 40 years. We are ingrained in our community and their animals – and we simply wouldn’t have it any other way. Positions in our practice are tightly held, and our team really do make a difference in the lives of our patients, our dedicated clients, and our family community.

About the Position:

We are looking for a full time experienced veterinary nurse to complement our team.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about implementing their high standards of patient care and can fulfill both hospital and surgical nursing roles.

We are looking for a passionate nurse to implement their high standards of patient care and have the capability to fulfill surgery, hospital, treatment, floating and reception shifts.

This is a hands-on nursing role for an experienced nurse; you will need to have the skill set and confidence to place IV catheters, set up fluids, monitor anesthetics using multiparameter monitoring, perform grade 1 dentals and love all things nursing.


What you’ll need to succeed:

Why you should apply:

At Apiam Animal Health we genuinely support and encourage nurse upskilling and professional development. We offer yearly discussions around career development, free monthly webinars, provide opportunities of secondment to other clinic locations across Australia and career progression pathways.

How to Apply:

If you would like to join us at Samford Vallery Veterinary Hospital, then please apply here with your resume and cover letter.

Veterinary Specialist Services Underwood, Logan (posted 8th April) Rotating Vet Nurse


The VSS nursing team is continuing to grow, come join our compassionate and dedicated professionals in delivering gold-standard patient care. Apply today!

The role:

In this role you will provide specialised high-quality nursing care for critical patients in a rotating nurse position throughout daytime emergency, surgery and internal medicine, working closely alongside a team of veterinary specialists to ensure gold-standard patient care is achieved at all times. 

Who we are:

What we offer:

Requirements for the role:


Please submit your CV and a cover letter to us at

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Veterinary Specialist Services Underwood, Logan (posted 8th April) Cardiology Vet Nurse


Are you an enthusiastic veterinary nurse with a keen interest in cardiology, searching for an exciting chance to work alongside a vibrant team of experts? Look no further, as we have an ideal position just for you!

About Us:

Position Overview:

We are seeking a dedicated part-time Cardiology Nurse at Underwood, responsible for ensuring efficient animal admittances and discharges, preparation for specific procedures, monitoring patient vitals, and post-op care. The role demands maintaining high standards of hygiene and a compassionate approach to patient care. Responsibilities also include preparing and maintaining cardiology equipment, performing in-house laboratory tests, and upholding our pain management protocols.

About our new Cardiology Nurse:

Our ideal Cardiology Nurse is a passionate individual with a strong foundation in veterinary nursing and a special interest in cardiology. This role calls for excellent animal handling skills and a commitment to providing the highest standard of patient care. A Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing is required, along with experience in general practice nursing. Proficiency in Ezyvet is a plus. We are looking for someone who is well-organised, adept at time management, and ready to support our team of nurses, receptionists, and veterinarians.

What we offer our team:

How to Apply:

To embark on a rewarding journey delivering high-quality medical care to our beloved furry companions, kindly submit your CV and cover letter to our dedicated HR team at

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Wellpets Kallangur, Moreton Bay Region (posted 4th April)

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Head Veterinary Nurse position - Full Time

Small, friendly 3 vet clinic on the northside of Brisbane.

As our head nurse, your role will extend beyond clinical duties. You will play a pivotal role in supporting our nursing team to contribute to the overall success of the clinic and ensure the smooth day to day operation.

We are committed to upholding diversity, equality, inclusion and belonging – fostering an environment where everyone feels welcome, respected, and valued for their unique contributions.

To be successful in this role you will need:

Some of our benefits include:

If you are an experienced nurse looking for a new challenge, submit your application with your updated resume and cover letter.

VetPartners is an equal opportunity employer and recognises that diversity is crucial to our success. Whatever your identity and background, if this role sounds like you, then please 'Apply Now'

AHT Vets Thornlands Veterinary Hospital, Redlands (posted 4th April) Vet Nurse 12 month parental leave cover


Veterinary Nurse – (Part-time – 3 days per week)

12 month Maternity leave contract (with a possibly of extension)

Would you like to work within a nursing team that is supportive, knowledgeable, and dedicated to developing growth and ongoing education?

Do you strive for a high level of patient standard of care? 

AHT Vet is well-established small animal practice in Thornlands with a close-knit team of talented Vets, Nurses, and a Receptionist. We are in beautiful Redlands which is the gateway to the bay islands and close to Brisbane City. We open 5 days a week - 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday.

Our clinic is fast growing, and we are looking for a nurse to join our team.

Tasks & responsibilities 

Qualifications & Experience

An attractive hourly rate is on offer with a talented and supportive team.

Please contact the Hannah on 07 3479 5000 if you are interested in applying, or email

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RSPCA Queensland - Wacol, South-West Brisbane (posted 2nd April)

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Wildlife Vet Nurse

Are you an experienced Vet Nurse who wants to work in a unique organisation and care for animals in need?

About the RSPCA Qld Wildlife Hospital
RSPCA Queensland is a non-government, community-based charity dedicated to improving the lives of domestic, farmed, and native animals in Queensland. Our mission statement is simple but powerful: Together We Change Lives.

RSPCA Queensland has the largest and busiest Wildlife Hospital in the state, providing care to over 24,000 native animals every year. There are many factors that impact our native animals: natural disasters such as bushfire and droughts, dog attacks, road accidents and habitat loss. Every year our RSPCA Animal Ambulances attend over 24,000 rescue call outs for sick, injured or orphaned wildlife.

About the role
In your day-to-day duties, you will work with a variety of exciting Australian species as a member of a fun and dynamic team. You will be provided with opportunities to further your professional development with regular onsite training and guidance from an experienced team of veterinary staff. Additionally, plans are underway to open a new RSPCA Qld Wildlife Centre of Excellence based at Redland Bay.

Who are we looking for?

We have two part time opportunities available:

Working across a 7-day roster, with weekend work and some night shifts required. Remuneration is as per the RSPCA Qld Enterprise Agreement for Veterinary Staff with a starting pay rate of $28.57 per hour + Super (Certificate IV qualified or equivalent).

Benefits and culture

How to apply:
Please email your resume and cover letter to with the title “RSPCA Qld Wildlife Vet Nurse Application” to be considered for this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to ensuring a fair and inclusive hiring process. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, regardless of race, gender, age, religion, identity, or experience, to join our diverse team.

Aspley Veterinary Practice, North Brisbane (posted 28th March)

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Veterinary Nurse - Full Time or Part Time

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join the Vetwell Group of Practices at our Aspley Veterinary Practice.

The practice is an established, modern, well equipped, small animal practice located on the north side of Brisbane.

The position can be full time or part time for an immediate start.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

This position will cover all aspects of veterinary nursing, so reception and surgical nursing skills and experience is essential.

To apply, please forward a cover letter and resume to Holly Bellars at:

The Point Vet Working Class Vet, Paradise Point, Gold Coast (posted 28th March)

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The Point Vet – GC’S TOP VET

IF YOU really love vet nursing, then come and join a team where our clients, fur friendies and our super staff are all fun to be around. Where every day is different. Where sure, at times, it can be off the charts hectic – but it makes the days go by faster and leaves a smile on your face. The Point Vet is a family-owned practice in the heart of the northern Gold Coast and we’ve been around for over 13 years. We after a wonderfully incredible qualified vet nurse to fill the role of not just a vet nurse but a lover of all things about our great world, ensuring our highest level of customer service for which we’ve become so well known.

You need to love what you do. You need to be bubbly, friendly and in turn, we can offer you a role in not just the best clinic, but honestly one of the best teams of people you’ll find. We make the workday a little bit more sparkly with a team of dedicated and devoted vets and nurses (five vets and twelve nurses) who are passionate, caring and just good down to earth people. If a cohesive and sound work environment is up your alley, we’ve got it in buckets.

Here are the skills you’ll need:

Here’s what we’ll give you:

Send your details and application letter to:

Find us here:

Victoria Point Veterinary Hospital, Redland, South East Brisbane (posted 28th March)


Experienced veterinary nurse, Victoria Point Vet Hospital, Brisbane.

Victoria Point Veterinary Hospital is a rapidly expanding, non-corporate small animal practice situated in Brisbane’s Redlands Coast.  We are seeking a veterinary nurse of at least 2 years experience for a full time position.

Our opening hours are lifestyle friendly: 7.30am-6pm week days and Saturday mornings only, no Sundays, public holidays or OOH.  We value lunch breaks (in our upstairs lunch room which is always well stocked with Nespresso machine and chocolate biscuits) and getting out on time in the evenings.  You will have a four-day working week with a regular RDO, and a share of Saturday mornings.

We have large purpose-built premises in a busy centre. Our clients are loyal and committed and we really value our client relationships. Our nurses form a vital part of our client interaction and communication, and you will need to be comfortable getting to know our clients and becoming “one of the family”.

We aim to do everything to the best standard possible in general practice.  We have all the usual toys: digital X-ray, im3 dental gear and dental X-ray, ultrasound, full Idexx lab, orthopaedic gear, extensive monitoring gear including capnography.  We do lots of medical work ups and soft tissue surgery in house, as well as orthopaedics (including TPLOs) and you will be involved in a wide range of medical and surgical cases.  You will need to be confident in patient and anaesthetic monitoring for non-routine surgical procedures. 

Duties will be a mix of reception and hospital/surgical nursing.  You will be working with a team of highly experienced senior nurses but will also have some responsibility for supervising junior nurses.  Our vet team consists of six vets of 2-30 years experience.  Our team is friendly, fun and social.  We encourage our nursing team’s continuing education and development.  Our family owned practice is family friendly and supports a fantastic work-life balance

Redlands Coast is a well-established and still growing area on Brisbane’s Southern Bayside, 45 minutes to Brisbane city, 1 hour to the Gold Coast and 90 minutes to the Sunshine Coast.  Close to most things with great housing options and schools and close to the water. 

Call Kath Bennett on 0412 965545, email for further information.

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Plus One Vet Sunnybank, Coopers Plains, Southern Brisbane (posted 21st March)

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Veterinary Nurse - Full Time OR Part Time

Plus One Vet is a fast growing Veterinary Practice with two locations in Sunnybank and Nundah. We opened 2 years ago and have grown rapidly expanding our current team to 5 veterinarians, 7 nurses, a kennel hand and dedicated customer care team of 4. This means as a nurse you can get to do what you do best, nursing and caring for our patients. We have a commitment to continuing education and professional development. We have a community focus and often go above and beyond for our patients and clients, this also extends to our colleagues who are not just workmates but extended family.

Our vets have a wide range of skills and interests including but not limited to; orthopaedic, ultrasonography & echocardiogram, exotic pets and internal medicine.

Our clients are very dedicated and we are looking to exp and our nursing team to take on a new nurse to help keep up with our growing case load. Your role would include admitting and discharging surgical patients, monitoring of anaesthetics, blood draw & catheterisation of patients, TPR, husbandry, cleaning, client communication, nursing of hospital patients including medication preparation and administration.

What we can offer you:

Who are we looking for?

Would you like to join our family? Feel free to contact us if you want to ask any question to know more about the team or your role.

How to apply:

Cairns Veterinary Clinic, Cairns and Gordonvale, Far North Coastal (posted 19th March)

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Due to clinic expansion, we are seeking a motivated and experienced veterinary nurse to join our awesome team.

Established in 1966, Cairns Veterinary Clinic is a locally owned 100% small animal practice group with two clinics that takes pride in offering a quality, caring service to pet owners and their pets. 

This position will involve working at both of our clinics and weekend work will be required on a rotational basis.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

If you would like to become part of our amazing team, please send your application to Jane at

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