Vet Nurses and other support staff

These advertisers are seeking work in the Veterinary and Animal Care industries. Employers are welcome to contact job seekers directly.

ALERT FROM KOOKABURRA - Advertisers on this page have received email spam purporting to be from a veterinarian requesting a cover letter and CV, with an obviously false veterinary surgery name. Please be on your guard and do not provide personal details unless sure that the contact is genuine. 9th March 2015.

Shalini, Perth, WA (posted 27th February) Vet Student with Vet Nursing Experience Available Weekends

My name is Shalini and I am a fourth year Vet student at Murdoch University. I have veterinary nursing license and have done some nursing in the past as well.  I am looking for nursing job on the weekends. I am an Australian citizen and have my own car and WA license so can travel around. Please contact me on 0421 071 284 if you have any queries.

Kamani Dissanayake, Melbourne, VIC (posted 27th February) Overseas Qualified Veterinarian Studying Vet Nursing

I am a self-motivated, ambitious and responsible approach to any task that I undertake or situation that I am presented . I aim to pursue my passion for a veterinary care & hospital management in a team where I can collaboratively with others towards an objective of professional excellence for my company.

Currently, I am a student of ACM 40412 CERTIFICATE 4 in Veterinary Nursing, Open College of Australia., to get qualified as a Veterinary Nurse, while studying I would like to work as a vet nurse.

I have over ten years of extensive experience of Veterinary field as a senior Veterinary surgeon(2005-2015), in a reputed veterinary hospital in Colombo, Sri Lanka. In addition to this, from 2002-2005, I worked as a Veterinarian’s Assistant. I worked as a responsible team player with my staff and also as a senior vet surgeon.,

I have done successfully,

I would welcome the opportunity to speak with you to discuss how my background could make a major impact on your hospital success.

mob: 0424 712 434

Corinne Wood, Melbourne, VIC (posted 27th February) Experienced Locum Vet Nurse - Oct 2017 (Sept Perth or Melb)

Locum Veterinary Nurse Available Perth or Melbourne Sept 2017 onwards

Qualified in certificate 4 of Veterinary Nursing. 14 years experience. Available to work in either Melbourne or Perth in September 2017.

Available for locum nursing in Melbourne after October 2017

References available.

Corinne Wood

Sophie, Sunshine Coast, QLD (posted 24th February) Experienced Vet Nurse

My name is Sophie, and I am currently studying Cert IV Veterinary Nursing. I have 2 years paid VN experience as an Orthopaedic Surgery Specialist Overnight Nurse; experiencing and assisting in surgeries, post-operative care, post-injury rehabilitation, taking vitals through the night, as well as filing and general practice upkeep. 

I have a university background in Animal and Veterinary Bioscience, I am confident in animal handling, husbandry, and have a great knowledge of animal health, disease, nutrition and  reproduction, as well as behaviour, welfare and biotechnology.

I have animal and veterinary experience in both a rural and urban environment through work and placements; specifically cattle, alpacas, sheep, dogs and cats, as well as pocket pets.

I am a fast learner, a good, honest communicator, a team player, and have the ability to remain calm under pressure. I am outgoing, have a good sense of humour, I am compassionate, dedicated, and most importantly, I have a passion to care for all creatures.

I am looking for a casual, part time or full-time position on the Sunshine Coast, I can start immediately, and have the flexibility to work any time. I have a full Queensland licence, and a great reliable car. 

I have great references, and am more than happy to send through my CV and cover letter upon request. Please don’t hesitate to contact me on 0458 051 234, so we can discuss further.

Amy Shackles, Australia-Wide (posted 24th February) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

 I am a registered and qualified veterinary nurse looking for  ideally a 457  sponsorship visa. I qualified in Western Australia  (Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing) in 2012 and have been working in small animal practice in the UK  since 2013.

I am competent in all aspects of nursing and ideally would like  position in  a busy small animal practice or  hospital. I would also be willing to do on  call.

Please email for my CV.

Kirstie, Brisbane/Gold Coast (posted 22nd february) Entry Level Vet Nurse/ Work Experience  

My name is Kirstie, I have completed a Certificate II in Animal studies and will be commencing a Certificate III in Animal Studies (Veterinary Nurse) in April. I am looking for a clinic to complete my work placement in, I am getting in early as last year I had no luck in finding any clinics who had spots to take on students.

I am very interested in this field and would love to be given the opportunity to learn hands on from experienced nurses. I am based in Ipswich QLD, however I am happy to travel around Brisbane/ Gold Coast area. I hold an open license and have a reliable vehicle.

I have done work experience at RSPCA and throughout my course with Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and Currumbin Farm School.

I am also happy to email my resume.

Phone: 0432 606 625

Linda Martin, South West WA (posted 22nd February) Entry Level Vet Nurse

I am a newly qualified Cert IV vet nurse looking for full or part time nursing position. I have done 2 years of placement in vet clinics covering all aspects of nursing. I also have extensive horse handling experience. 

I am a more mature person completing my vet nursing qualification later in life. I am very reliable, work well within a team and am very keen to continue to learn. 

I currently live in South West of WA but would relocate for a suitable position. 

Happy to send resume and references on request. Email or call 0402 039 458. 

Madeleine Hill, Souith-East Melbourne, VIC (posted 21st February) Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Madi,

I am currently in my first year of studying certificate IV in Veterinary nursing at Box Hill institute. I currently have a volunteer position within a clinic two days a week, and I am seeking a part time vet nurse position within a clinic in Melbourne, particularly along the peninsula area.

I have previously completed my cert II in Agriculture and my cert III in Animal Studies, I have previous experience within a Kennel/Cattery, and significant volunteer experience within Zoo's Australia. I'm highly dedicated to animal welfare, I work wonderfully within a team, and am an eager learner.

CV and references available upon request.
Mobile- 0423 860 504

Annabelle, Sydney North Shore (posted 20th February) Animal Attendant

Hi, my name is Annabelle and I am looking for a casual animal attendant job in North Shore Sydney. I am going into my 2nd year of studying a Bachelor of Animal and Veterinary Bioscience at Sydney University, and would love to be a veterinarian one day. 

I have had previous experience volunteering at a local vet clinic for a couple of years, in which I was involved in cleaning duties and occasionally animal husbandry. I have also worked at an animal pharmacy as part of my university placements.

I am capable working independently due to my attention to detail, as well as working effectively with others. I am hard working, determined, organised, tidy and have a passion for working with animals. I have a willingness to learn and would be eager to give any animal-related job a go to gain experience and new skills!

Please contact me at: and I can send you for my resume for further details.

Thank you, I look forward to hearing from you soon!

Ashlee Walters, SE Melbourne, Vic (posted 20th February) Entry Level Vet Nurse

Looking for a veterinary clinic to help me complete my practical work placement hours so I can achieve my qualification.

Currently studying Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing at the Australian College of Applied Animal Studies. 
Took an extension on my course to expand my hours in a clinic and become more competent on my nursing skills. Have done basic nursing duties at my study based college down in the clinic (Greencross Vets)

Very eager to learn and expand my knowledge in the clinic. Based in Warragul, have a current Australian drivers license and happy to travel.

I'm very punctual, reliable, hard working, opportunistic, work well in a team and independently. Have a very strong passion for the welfare of animals and best care for the clients.

I have completed my Certificate II in Animal Studies. Need my placement hours to achieve my Veterinary Nurse qualification.

Available to start as soon as possible. Happy to email my resume on request.

phone: 0415 746703

Jessica Vassallo, Western Sydney NSW (posted 20th February) Experienced Casual Vet Nurse

Hi potential employers,

I am an experienced vet nurse looking for work in the western Sydney region.
I currently work random casual shifts and am seeking set casual shifts (if possible 24-30 hours a week)
Tuesday, Friday and a Saturday or Sunday would be perfect.

If interested please contact me via email,

Courtney Brydson, Geelong Region VIC (posted 17th February) Cert IV Vet Nurse

Hi all my name is Courtney Brydson and I am on the hunt for a full time or part time veterinary nursing position. I have a passion for animal welfare and how I as a veterinary nurse I can assist clients with the health and wellbeing of their pets. I am eager to learn, enthusiastic and very hard working. I am willing to travel around 1hour from the Geelong area for  employment. I am available at your earliest convenience.

At the present point in time I am working as a casual nurse at Geelong Animal Welfare Society, and as I part of this I have obtained my microchipping number.

During 2014 my first year of my certificate 4 in Veterinary nursing I completed placement for one week intervals at Bannockburn Veterinary clinic, Bellarine Veterinary Clinic (Newcomb clinic) and Leopold Pet Hospital.

For the remanding time of my second year of my cert 4 I undertook a voluntary internship at Our Vet Melton on a one day per week basis where I was able to complete my practical assessment section of my cert 4 and gain specific industry knowledge.

My qualifications include:

These qualifications were undertaken at Gordon Tafe and through AIRC online.

I am very eager to learn and happy to always go that extra mile to get the job done to a high standard as I would like to complete a diploma in Emergency and critical care and diploma of general practice in the near future.

Please feel free to contact me via email: or via phone on 0408 299 752.

Adrea Snow, Melbourne VIC (posted 15th February) Receptionist / Cattery attendant / Kennel Hand etc

I'm currently studying my Cert IV in Vet Nursing through Box Hill Institute and currently have volunteer placement, though am looking for casual/part time work as a veterinary receptionist, cattery attendant or a kennel keeper to supplement my student income.

Coming from a hospitality background, I am a hard working, clean, and organised person with a strong work ethic and a dedication to everything that I do. I am charismatic and personable, with bright pink hair and a love for helping people.

Resume and references available upon request

Thank you greatly in advance.
Adrea Snow
0430 784 745

Bronnie Morton, Brisbane, QLD (posted 14th February) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse.

I am a qualified vet nurse with 7 years general practice experience. I am looking at returning to the industry having recently taken maternity leave. I am currently seeking casual, part-time or locum work. I am looking for weekend, evening and night shifts but will be available for the occasional day shift if required. 

I am hard working and capable of working independently or as part of a team. I strive to deliver the best care to every patient and provide each client with the best possible veterinary experience. I would appreciate the opportunity to join your team and be part of the animal industry once again.

Please feel free to contact me anytime via email at or by phone 0421 133 024.

Cassandra Luckey, Sydney (posted 10th February) Exp Vet Nurse for Assistant Practice Management

Experienced Veterinary Nurse seeking Assistant Practice Manager position

My name is Cassandra, I am currently undertaking a Diploma of Practice Management and am seeking a reception, administration or an assistant practice manager role, with career progression into practice management.

I have extensive experience within the veterinary industry, ranging from an animal attendant to a specialist veterinary nurse, and a veterinary receptionist to a personal assistant to the hospital manager.

Available to start immediately. CV and referees available on request.

Please contact me on 0428 148 529 or for more information.

Ilaria, Brisbane, QLD (posted 7th February) Overseas Qualified Vet Seeking Vet Nurse Position

My name is Ilaria, I'm a veterinary surgeon from Italy and I recently moved to Brisbane following my partner permanent relocation. I've been working for the past 3 years and half in UK, as head vet in a small animal practice, after over 5 years in different small animal practices in Italy. My main interests are diagnostic imaging and internal medicine. Also I completed a PhD in Epidemiology and Diagnostics. I'm considering to sit for the NVE exam, but in the meantime I'm looking for vet nurse/assistant/technician part/full time opportunities in Brisbane area.

CV and references on request.

Contact details:
Ilaria Meridiani
Phone: 0416 267 424

Miranda Tinworth, Gold Coast, QLD (posted 7th February) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

Qualified Veterinary Nurse looking for Full time/Part time or Casual work. I am a passionate animal lover and hard worker with 15 months experience. I have been known for going out of my way to make sure the animal and the clients needs are met and looked after with high standards of care.

I am great at managing my time and i am quick on my feet!

If you would like to know more about me please contact me on 0413 219 829 or

Rsume, Cover letter & excellent references available.

Lucie Vernon, Brisbane, Melbourne, & Sydney (posted 7th February) UK Qualified Vet Nurse seeking Locum positions or Sponsorship

I am a RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse from the UK with 7 year experience working in various small animal practices. I am confident and competent in my job role of which include, Intravenous catheter placement, obtaining blood samples, running in-house laboratory work, using IDEXX diagnostic machines, monitoring anaesthesia & use of monitoring equipment, nurse consultations to include wound care, general reception duties and use of computer software RX works.

I am currently travelling the east coast to Cairns after finishing 6 weeks locum work in Sydney. From the 10th April i will be looking for further work where i can pursue my passion for nursing in Australia. I will be happy relocating for work to Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney. A position offering accommodation and sponsorship would be highly considered. I also hold a full UK driving licence. 

My CV and reference are available upon request. Please contact me by email about any potential work. 

Chantel, South-East Melbourne, VIC (posted 3rd February) Trainee Vet Nurse

Looking for a clinic to help me complete my placement and begin my dream career!

Open to any opportunity, I am eager and excited to learn! Currently located in South East Melbourne (Pakenham Upper), happy to travel. Coming from a background in Real Estate I am hardworking, reliable and open to learning. I work well in a team and understand the meaning of providing great customer service.

Full time, part time, casual, any hours. I am open to any opportunity.

Currently studying my Cert III in Animal Studies once I have completed placement I can move onto my Cert IV.

Contact number: 0451 234 434

Sarah Lyons, Outer SE Melbourne, VIC (posted 2nd February) Cert IV Vet Nurse

I am a trained vet nurse (Certificate IV) with years of experience in general practice, and I love my job. I am professional and reliable as well as hard working and would like to join a new team that shares the same passion as myself giving the best care possible to patients and clients.

I'm seeking work in the outer South-East of Melbourne for part time or locum work.

If you would like my resume forwarded to you please contact me.

Mobile: 0408 364 022

Lynette Crombie, Wagga Wagga, NSW (posted 2nd February) Cert IV - Small Animal or Equine

I completed my certificate IV in vet nursing with WSI TAFE Richmond, with experience in both small animals and equine, including running in house lab tests, patient prep for both surgical and non-surgical procedures, monitoring patient anesthetics, post op recovery, assisted in repro, admin and discharge of patients, hospital nursing, and more.

I am looking for a qualified nursing position in the Wagga Wagga area; either in small animal or Equine.

I am available to work M-F and share rostered weekend shifts and I’m happy to be on call if required; from casual, part time or full time positions.

Please feel free to contact me for a copy of my resume and references

Mobile: 0421176352

Niki Harris, Central Coast NSW (posted 2nd February) Trainee Veterinary Nurse With Experience

I am looking for a Work Placement Position or full time Position Either as a Veterinary Nurse Or Receptionist.

I am currently studying my Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing since December 2015 and finish December 2017. I have completed my Certificate II Animal Studies and Certificate III Captive Animals.

I have previously done 2 years work placement in a zoo environment consisting of enclosure maintenance and feeding as well as close observation. Have done 6 months of public animal shows and entertainment with Australian wildlife including mammals, reptiles and Birds. I have also owned every pet imaginable.

I Have just finished up 7 Months of employment as a veterinary nurse  due to my relocation. I have been also working in a retail environment for 5 years and am experienced with customer service.

Please contact me for any other details you wish to know, you can contact me on 0412 166 100 at any time of day or send me an email at

References and resume on request.

Rebecca, Mudgee NSW (posted 2nd February) Qualified Veterinary Nurse

I am a 28year old, Certificate IV qualified nurse with 11 years experience in small animal practices in Sydney however I have owned and handled horse for the last 20 years and am about to begin studying a Bachelor in Equine Science online with hope of eventually gaining entry into Veterinary Science.

I am on the hunt for a full time (preferably, will consider other employment types) nursing position either within Mudgee or within surrounding suburbs.

If you are interested in knowing more, please email me at

Megan Cornelissen, Melbourne, VIC (posted 31st January) Vet Nurse 

Full Time/Part Veterinary Nurse

I am currently looking for full time or part time work as a veterinary nurse in small animal practice. I have completed my Certificate III in Animals Studies, am currently finishing my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, and have a background in human pathology.

Currently I work part time as a veterinary nurse at an exotics clinic, and would like to compliment these skills with general practice work. I work in a small team, and understand the importance of positive workplace dynamics and high quality client communication.

I learn quickly, have a solid understanding of veterinary nursing and have applied myself to study diligently. I ask questions, want to learn and absorb all I can so I can be a great nurse and give my all to the patients I care for. There is no job big or small I won’t do, vet nursing is not all glamourous, but it sure is rewarding!

I can be contacted at or 0422 717 558

I have a current CV and references which I am happy to send through on request.

Emma, Perth, WA (posted 30th January) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

Qualified Registered vet nurse with 2 years experience in general practice and emergency referral, seeking part time or full time employment in the Northern Suburbs, Perth WA. 

I have experience with using IDEXX BeeFree and Cornerstone computer programs. 

General Skills include: placing IV catheters in cephalic, drawing blood from jugular veins.

Lab experience: Idexx Catalyst One, Catalyst DX, Procyte, Coad DX, Snapshot Pro, Snap DX, UA Analyser and Sedivue, competent with blood smears.

Competent with monitoring routine aneasthetics, hospital treatments, basic medication calculations. 

Avaliable Mon-Fri and Sundays. If interested in receiving a resume, please email

Jamie Molesworth, Northern Melbourne & Surrounds, VIC (posted 20th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Jamie Molesworth and I am seeking employment (part-time, full-time or casual) within the Veterinary industry. I am located in Puckapunyal, Victoria. I am happy to travel to northern Melbourne suburbs, Shepparton, Bendigo and surrounds.

I hold a completed Certificate III in Animal Studies. I am currently studying a Certificate IV in Veterinary nursing, however all work placement and practical components of this course have already been successfully completed. 

I have over 12 months experience working in two busy clinics while completing an internship with Greencross Vets in 2016. I have also been working with Hill’s Pet Nutrition for the past 12 months as one of my particular interests is nutrition.

I am fully flexible with availability being all days and any hours. 

Please contact me on 0434 995 466 or at and I’ll be more than happy to forward on my CV. 

Thank you for your time and consideration.

 Nicole, Tasmania (posted 19th January) Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

My name is Nicole and I am a qualified cert IV nurse, having graduated in December of last year with AIRC. I am currently employed part time on the Sunshine Coast in Qld. I have had 3 years experience in a small animal clinic and am seeking work in TASMANIA. I am looking to secure a job in Tassie to be able to make the sea-change. I am able to make the move in a total of 2 weeks post job acceptance.

I have practice in all vet nursing duties, both in surgery and with the public/ on reception. I am also able to take bloods, place IV catheters, intubate, induce, extubate etc and am a very competent nurse. I have experience with Ciderhouse but have good computer skills and can adapt to any program easily. I am a positive, enthusiastic and hard worker looking for a chance to follow my heart and move to Tassie. If you have a place for me in your team and believe I would be a good candidate, please contact me for further information.

You can contact me on: or 0402 550 412

Sarah, Blacktown & Surrounds, NSW (posted 18th January) Experienced Vet Nurse

My name is Sarah, I have been nursing since 2011 in both small animal practice and mixed practice. I have an interest in wildlife, exotics nursing and patient care. I am looking for some Saturday work either nursing or doing reception duties. I am located in Blacktown, Sydney and am prepared to travel with in a half an hour radius from home.  I have worked with multiple data systems (veterinary). My current role involves surgical nursing, patient care, medical nursing, collecting blood samples, placing catheters, reception duties, filling medication requests, just to list a few.

Please do not hesitate to contact me either on 0432 513 413 or

Melissa Olsson, Australia-Wide (posted 16th January) Entry Level Vet Nurse

My name is Melissa Olsson and I am a newly graduated Veterinary Technician from UQ Gatton. This Bachelor of Veterinary Technology is equivalent or superior to the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. Having studied for 3 years at university I have a great knowledge of animal health and veterinary procedures. I have done over 6 months of placement in vet clinics in central and south Queensland in which I have been able to strengthen my practical nursing skills. Having been a UQ student I had the opportunity to complete work experience at the UQ Small Animal Specialist Hospital and the Equine Specialist Hospital, where I was taught gold class veterinary care and techniques by very experienced and professional veterinarians and specialists. As a new graduate I am looking for any kind of work in a clinic which will allow me to continue to learn and build on my nursing skills.

I am particularly interested in large animals/farm animals due to my rural background. Due to being young and new to the veterinary industry I am a flexible nurse who can utilise what I have learnt through my tertiary education, whilst being open and eager towards any opportunities. 

I am available now and can work in any position from casual to full time. I am currently in Theodore, Central QLD however am happy to relocate if required.  

Contact via email: or via mobile: 0428 458 510.

Sharnte, North Shore Sydney (posted 16th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

Name: Sharnte
Position: Trainee Veterinary Nurse
Location: North Shore, Sydney
Contact: 0432178630

Hi my name is Sharnte and l am looking for work placement in a clinic round the North Shore, Sydney area.
I have a Certificate ll in Animal Studies and l have almost completed my Certificate lV in Veterinary Nursing with only three subjects until completed.
I have two years experience at the AWL Veterinary Clinic, six months at the AWL Kennels and six months at Petvets Petersham Veterinary Clinic.
I am able to do most nursing duties including micro chipping.
I am hard working, honest, a great team player, reliable, attention to detail, fast leaner and have a love of working in the animal industry. Can provide a subsidy from my job provider which can help with my wages.
I am available to start right away. I am able to send a copy of my resume upon request.
Please only genuine employers.

Suzen Riverson, Melbourne (posted 16th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Suzen Riverson, I have over 4 years experience studying and working with animal’s, working in big and small animal hospitals, and over 10 years working in administration/reception duties. I have completed my cert 2 and 3 in animal studie’s, and completed about 1/3 of my certificate 4 in vet nursing (At Melbourne Polytechnic). I am looking for any type of vet nursing work, in Melbourne, to learn more and fully complete my certificate.

I have many skills including, animal handling, surgical (i.e. desexings dentals, orthopedics etc), reception, customer service, customer empathy and many more.

Look me up on Linked In for a more detailed description of my experiences.

If you would like to see my resume or know more, feel free to contact me either via email: for a copy of my CV or via mobile on 0413 506 913 if you would like to have a chat.

If you need me, I will be there for you and your patient’s.

Kevin Chen, Sydney (posted 16th January) Experienced Overseas Veterinary Nurse

I graduated from Veterinary Medicine University from overseas, who hold a bachelor degree assess equivalent or higher than AQF Certificate IV Veterinary Nurse. I have some experiences in working at veterinary hospitals. A large abundance of knowledge and skills make me familar with clinical practice on patients. I am interested in surgical nursing and emergency nursing. A wide of animals such as dogs, cats, exotic animals I am euthsiastic and willing to take after. In addition to general hospital tasks in the example of collecting blood from jugular or cephaic veins, placing intravenous catheters, monitoring patients under surgeries, bandages and dressing patients wounds thoroughly, house keeping, acting as a receptionist. The veterinary nurse position for part-time or full-time would be possible.
Please feel free contact me on 0481 264 952 or email: I will reply your information quickly. By the way, I mostly stay in Sydney.

Jude Templeton, Macedon Ranges (posted 16th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

Hi my name is Jude and just finished a cert IV in Vet Nursing Reception Skill Set with Box Hill TAFE and seeking placement to finish the rest of my cert IV. I am currently volunteering with the RSPCA and get exposed to many different animals on a weekly basis. I have grown up with many different types of animals and enjoying caring for them. I am located in the Macedon Ranges but will to travel for my placement.
Thank you for taking the time to look at my ad.
Jude Templeton 0457169798

Hayley Ayers, Melbourne, VIC & Sydney, NSW (posted 13th January) UK Qualified Vet Nurse

I am a registered veterinary nurse from the UK, who holds a BSc (hons) in Veterinary Nursing. I have experience working at the Queen Mother Hospital for Animals at the Royal Veterinary College, ZSL London Zoo, RSPCA East Winch Wildlife Rescue, and Cromwell Vet Group small animal hospital. I enjoy emergency nursing, wound care, and nursing of exotic species. I currently oversee all wound care cases at Cromwell vets. I am enthusiastic and always willing to learn new skills. I am competent and confident at taking blood samples, placing intravenous catheters, monitoring anaesthesia, assessing, dressing and managing wounds, running nursing clinics, and educating clients.

I am interested in any work in a referral setting, or small animal hospital. I would be happy to work with exotic species and learn new skills. Locum work would be ideal due to the nature of my travelling, however positions for up to three months would also be possible. I will be in Melbourne from march to July and then moving to Sydney until October time although these plans may change.

Please contact me via email with any potential work.
Email address:

Heather, Melbourne, VIC (posted 13th January) Locum Vet Nurse

Hi my name is Heather. I am a qualified and an experienced vet nurse. Have been nursing for over 10 years. Experienced in ecc and general nursing. Very strong communication skills. Available for work in Melbourne.

Available for locum work.

Vivian Wong, Canberra, ACT or Queanbeyan, NSW (posted 13th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Vivian Wong and I am looking for a Trainee Vet Nurse position in Canberra, ACT or Queanbeyan, NSW.

I am currently studying certificate IV in veterinary nursing and expecting to complete in March 2018. 

Being a cafe manager for the last 3 years, I have excellent customer serving skills and administrative skills. I pride myself on being enthusiastic, hard working and a quick learner.

I am looking for a trainee veterinary nurse or veterinary receptionist position and able to start working immediately. I am also willing to take weekend or night shifts.

Please contact me on 0405 270 636 or for further discussion and resume.

Thank you for your consideration and I look forward to hear from you soon.

Emma Morrison, Emerald, VIC (posted 12th January) Locum Vet Nurse

Qualified and experienced Veterinary Nurse (Certificate IV)

6 years experience in general practice, looking for casual/locum shifts.

Resume and references available upon request. Contact and 0424 848 381.

Maha Ib, Melbourne, Vic (posted 11th January) Experienced Veterinary Nurse

With considerable experience and knowledge in the Veterinary Industry as well as solid experience as a admin supervisor and high knowledge in customer service and reception. 

I have worked and trained previously in two Vet Clinics in Melbourne delivering great service to owners and their pets, I hold a Certificate II in Animal Studies and a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing which is due to complete in 4 months, It is my plan to take my studies further this year with a huge commitment in the Veterinary Industry, my nursing experience has given me great insight and theoretical knowledge and further compliments my hands on experience in the industry. 

I hope to join a team this year and become a great member of a clinic long-term.

*Available PT / FT (Very flexible) as a Veterinary Nurse or Receptionist in the Melbourne Region 


Contact: 0478 824 449

Resume can be sent on request.

Thank you for viewing and hope to hear back!

Adeline Megna, Melbourne, VIC (posted 10th January) Trainee Vet Nurse


Due to unforeseen circumstances, my current work placement is unable to facilitate existing Certificate IV in Veterinary Nurse trainees. I am half way through my studies and have already achieved just under 200 hours experience in a clinic. I’m looking to find placement/employment in Melbourne to complete my course and my hours are flexible.

I am competent at:

With previous animal care industry experience, I am very passionate about helping animals and dedicated towards learning and achieving a career in veterinary nursing!

Please feel free to contact me for my resume and cover letter on 0414 650 508 or email I hope to hear shortly from an amazing veterinary team!

Livvy Peters, Melbourne, VIC or Sydney, NSW (posted 9th Jabnuary) UK Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse

I am a UK qualified and registered nurse graduating in July 2014. I am looking for work either in Melbourne or Sydney areas (will consider travelling anywhere along the east coast) from the end of January until early March. Generally work in small animal practices but have done a few night shifts for emergency clinics and also worked sole charge for overnight inpatient care.

Please contact me via

Email -

Resume available upon request.

Sarah McKissock, Melbourne, VIC (posted 9th January) Trainee Vet Nurse

I am currently seeking a Trainee Vet Nurse position in Melbourne VIC.

In 2015 I completed an Introduction to Vet Nursing short course at Box Hill Insitiute of TAFE, and then a then at the end of 2016 completed Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing Reception Skill set and am very much looking forward to further my studies. 

I am currently working part time for Woolworths BWS and have over 6 years experience in customer service and retail. I have previously volunteered fortnightly for RSPCA Burwood in the Cattery department (2009-2011) and have done work placement at the Burwood Bird and Animal hospital earlier this year for three months, and loved it! I am currently volunteering once a week at Animal Aid Coldstream in their kennels.

I also own 4 pets currently (two cats and two dogs) and have previously had rats, guinea pigs, birds and fish. I am extremely passionate about animal welfare, and would love to make a career with that passion. 

You can contact me via email at or on my mobile 0415 538 970. I am very happy to send out a copy of my resume and any references. Thanks for your consideration and look forward to hearing from you soon.

Tanya Kennedy, Melbourne (posted 9th Jnauary) Trainee Vet Nurse

Permanent Placement available immediately

I have recently completed my Certificate III in Animal Studies via the Australia College of Veterinary Nursing. My Certificate III has enabled me to now, with employment or permanent placement, to enroll into the Certificate IV and complete my full qualification in a period of 1yr.

My professional history has seen me work in sales and customer service roles for many years. I have also successfully completed a total of 6 weeks clinical placement at 3 different veterinary clinics across Melbourne.
With a naturally empathetic nature and respect for all living creatures combined with my well-developed communication and teamwork skills I believe I have the ideal platform to which I can build my Veterinary Nursing ability.

Animal Aid Coldstream-Grooming

Ever ready to take on any task, no matter how small or undesirable it may seem to most, I relish all opportunity to contribute to the team and ensure the care of comfort of all patients and customers alike. I believe my unique skills would be an asset to you and your team if provided the opportunity.

Tanya Kennedy
0401 752 229

Thank you for reading my advertisement. I am happy to send my resume on request.

Donald Ray Sibanda, Brisbane, QLD (posted 9th January) Overseas Qualified Veterinarian

I am Donald Ray Sibanda and recently moved to Brisbane, QLD. I am an overseas qualified veterinarian  with a BVSc who has been practicing in South Africa (after passing the board examinations) for the past 8 years. I am planning to write the NVE exam. I also have an MSc in Veterinary Tropical diseases from the University of Pretoria.

I am seeking opportunities as a vet assistant, vet sales rep, vet technician, bio-security officer or any post that can accommodate an unregistered vet with experience. 

I have experience in regulatory work, bio-security, small animal medicine, large animal medicine and also wildlife. I have some teaching experience at a university in South Africa.

I will be able to provide my CV and references to anyone who has an interest.

I am available on 0484 256 126 or email

Mich, Melbourne Eastern Suburbs (posted 9th January) Qualified Locum VN

Hi, my name is Mich and I live in Blackburn, Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.  I am a fully qualified Veterinary Nurse with 20 years experience, proficient in all aspects of nursing and clinic work.  Happy to do short or long term locums.
Please feel free to contact me for further information.

Ph: 0409 605 813

Piermario Bellottari, Sydney & Surrounds, NSW (posted 6th January) Overseas Qualified Veterinarian seeking Vet Nurse role

My name is Piermario Bellottari, and I am a qualified veterinarian from Italy.

I graduated in 2007 from the University of Camerino, and I've passed the National Italian Examination for Veterinary Medicine 5 months later. 

After a 6 month period of internship at a number of clinics/hospitals, I worked in first aid and critical care at a few large and small veterinary establishments in Italy.

I am currently looking for a job as a veterinary nurse/veterinary assistant in Sydney 

You can reach me on 0449 025 376 or by e-mail I am available to work for up to 20 hours per week.

I am able to send my resume upon request. 

Amanda Baird, Central Coast NSW (posted 6th January) Qualified Cert IV VN

My name is Amanda Baird & I am 47 years old.  I have just completed my Certificate IV in Veterinarian Nursing.  I am available anytime to start employment as a Trainee Nurse.  I would ideally like work on the Central Coast NSW, but willing to travel North or South for Casual, Part-time employment.  You can email me at: or phone: 040 9527 099. 
I am very keen to further my experience in an area I am passionate about.

Francy Serrano, Brisbane, QLD (posted 6th January) Experienced Vet Nurse

Hi, my name is Francy Serrano, I am a qualified veterinarian from Colombia living in Australia for nearly 4 years. I am looking for a part/full time job as a vet nurse in Brisbane and near suburbs. I have volunteered as a vet nurse surgery support in the Domestic hospital at RSPCA for nearly a year.

I have experience handling pets and wildlife since I did my vet internship in a zoo back in my country and I have volunteered in wildlife rescue centres in Australia and South America. I also work for 4 years in a vet hospital as a vet nurse while I was studying.

Currently I am doing an online course with the University of Tennessee about exotic avian care and medicine and the last year I completed a course with the University of Queensland about Biomedical Imaging.

If you would like to know more information about me, please contact me on 0421 798 331 or

Cassandra Bonsor, Hunter Region, NSW (posted 6th January) Part Time Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Cassandra Bonsor, I am three months from finishing my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.

I have gained two years of experience through work placement at Chatham Veterinary Hospital and Merewether Veterinary Hospital.

I am looking for part time work as a nurse, groomer, kennel hand or receptionist in the NSW Hunter region and am available any time.

I am passionate about animal care and cannot wait to start my career!

Please contact me on 0431 756 271 or email at if you are looking for a positive and enthusiastic new staff member.

Francy Serrano, Brisbane (posted 6th January) Qualified Vet seeking Nurse work

Hi, my name is Francy Serrano, I am a qualified veterinarian from Colombia living in Australia for nearly 4 years.

I am looking for a part/full time job as a vet nurse in Brisbane and near suburbs. I have volunteered as a vet nurse surgery support in the Domestic hospital at RSPCA for nearly a year. I have experience handling pets and wildlife since I did my vet internship in a zoo back in my country and I have volunteered in wildlife rescue centres in Australia and South America. I also work for 4 years in a vet hospital as a vet nurse while I was studying. Currently I am doing an online course with the University of Tennessee about exotic avian care and medicine and the last year I completed a course with the University of Queensland about Biomedical Imaging.

If you would like to know more information about me, please contact me on 0421 79833 or

Dannielle, Brisbane, QLD (posted 5th January) Experienced & Qualified Vet Nurse

Experienced and qualified Certificate IV Veterinary nurse, seeking work in the Brisbane areas within the animal care industry.
Relevant experience:

I am currently working within the Pharmacy industry and looking to obtain work within my chosen career path as a Vet Nurse or animal carer.

I welcome the opportunity to share the expertise that I have acquired in my years as a veterinary nurse and animal care worker.

Alicia Heath, Sydney South West and Southern Highlands (posted 5th January) Qualified Cert IV VN

My name is Alicia and although I am a recent graduate (Cert IV graduate in December 2016), I am a quick learner and wish to further my knowledge in a professional team. My hours are flexible and I am available to start now. I am seeking an entry level vet nurse position.

I am a very professional, enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking individual and I am very passionate about animals and my work.

Fully qualified veterinary nurse with 18mths clinic experience.
Experience in all aspects of medical and surgical veterinary nursing.
Excellent communication and client service skills
Bright and friendly personality with a very keen approach to furthering my knowledge
Very responsible and hard-working, even the gritty or menial jobs.
Looking for any work in a professional and friendly clinic
Very flexible with hours. Manual licence and reliable car.
Great computer skills.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me on 0413 390 432 if you have any questions, or email me at Thank you for your time.

Rochelle Carlson, Central Coast / Newcastle area (posted 4th January) Qualified Vet Nurse

My name is Rochelle Carlson, I am 22 years of age and would like to apply for a veterinary nursing position. I am highly motivated to be apart of a team within the Veterinary industry, animals and their wellbeing is my passion.

I completed my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2014 at Kurri Kurri TAFE and completed my On The Job at West Cessnock Veterinary Hospital where shortly after receiving my certificate I was hired by West Cessnock Veterinary Hospital.

In August 2015 I left West Cessnock Veterinary Hospital to work Full-Time at another clinic but unfortunately the work there fell through.  I am now volunteering my time at West Cessnock Veterinary Hospital on Monday to keep my current skills up to date to learn of new products and new treatment procedures.

I have great time management skills and organisational skills. I am quick to learn computer software. I am friendly, sociable and have a great sense of humour. I will provide the best care for the animals and kindness and sympathy towards the clients. 

I can be contacted on or 0411 782 152.

Dale Jordan, Melbourne (posted 3rd January) Trainee VN

Qualifications: Certificate II in Small Business and Certificate III in Companion Animal Services
Experience: I am an accomplished animal handler, with over five years paid experience in the care and handling of several species of fauna. I am an eager and dedicated worker, and work well both independently and as part of a team. I have also had extensive experience in dealing with customers, and leading tours of up to 150 people. I am adept in the handling and care of many different species of animals. At Dundee’s Wildlife Park I also worked as curator of a reptile exhibit.

Work History:
Yarraville Vet Clinic Melbourne (Placement) 2016
Adelaide Zoo (Work Experience) 2010
Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary Adelaide 2008-2009
Dundee’s Wildlife Park Adelaide 2000-2004

What I am Looking for: I am looking for work in a Veterinary Clinic with a minimum of 15 hours per week (but I am more than happy to work as many hours as possible/required) in order to gain experience in the field and complete my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.
Contact Details:
Thank you for reading my advertisement. I am happy to send my resume on request.

Kim Darcy, Sunshine Coast QLD (posted 3rd January) Trainee VN

My name is Kim. I am currently seeking part-time, casual employment in a vet clinic that is offering a trainee vet nurse position, so that I can complete my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. 

I lived in Canada for two and a half years (2013-2015) where I worked at a Cat Clinic as a full-time veterinary assistant and receptionist. I enjoyed every moment of my time at the clinic, where I discovered how passionate I am working animals. 
I have worked with Cornerstone software and IDEXX blood machines on a full-time basis.
I gained various skills and knowledge, including but not limited to: Reception duties, cleaning kennels, prepping and assisting in medical procedures and surgeries, making and autoclaving surgical packs, diabetic counselling, medicating animals (IM, SQ and oral) Dispensing medication, take blood pressure readings, ordering of medical supplies and inventory control, take and process x-rays, animal restraint, process laboratory samples.

I have already completed my Certificate I in Animal Studies and am currently enrolled in my Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing with some RPLS due to my experience at the Cat Clinic.

I have my own transportation and I am willing to travel in and around the Sunshine Coast area. I can be contacted by email or by mobile on 0421159751.

Cover letter, reference letters and resume can be sent upon request.

Sophia Lombardi, Adelaide (posted 3rd January) Cert IV Vet Nurse

Hi! My name is Sophia Lombardi and I’m a recent graduate of Certificate IV- Veterinary Nursing, currently seeking either full time or part time work.

While my qualification may be recent, in conjunction with studying I have worked for the past seven months at a local clinic on a part time basis. I learnt an abundance of practical skills focusing primarily on reception duties, surgical monitoring and hospitalisation of patients.  I have extensive knowledge of operating RxWorks and have gained knowledge of Cornerstone through my TAFE training.

I am a quick learner and have a bubbly disposition whilst displaying professionalism towards clients and compassion concerning the animals in my care. My strong work ethic gives me the ability to work within a team environment or autonomously.

I have my own transport which gives me the flexibility to work days, nights and weekends when required. I am located in the Eastern suburbs of Adelaide but willing to travel for the right job.

You can contact me on 0400 199 551 or my email:

Thank you

Shae Hutchinson, North-West Sydney, NSW (posted 3rd January) Part Time Trainee Vet Nurse

Hello, My name is Shae Hutchinson and I am 19 years old currently studying Cert 4 Veterinary Nursing at Richmond Tafe in Sydney. I have had past experience for the last 6 months at Glenorie Veterinary Clinic and Pet Stock Rouse Hill Vet for 2 days a week. I am currently looking to find somewhere to complete my work placement as I want to further my knowledge or even an entry level nurse role at the right clinic.

I am currently 6 months into my Cert 4 and have already completed my Cert 2. My knowledge of Veterinary Nursing grows every day as I am always learning and excelling in my exams and assessments.

My experience with animals is already very broad as working at a semi rural clinic we have lots of wildlife and they are always teaching me new things. I am confident to monitor anaesthesia patients undergoing surgery and managing their pain during recovery. My clinic where I am now are very confident in leaving me to monitor tick cases on my own and keep everything under control.

I have recently been fostering puppies under the age of 8 weeks old through Animal Welfare League and have gained a lot of confidence with my career for doing so.

For any further questions or for a copy of my resume please do not hesitate to contact me.
Phone: 0434 015 544

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