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.

Caitlin, Perth WA (posted 29th May) Qualified/Experienced Vet Nurse

My name is Caitlin, I am a qualified vet nurse currently living in New Zealand but am moving to Perth around August of this year. I graduated at the end of 2021, and have been working full time for a year and a half. My qualification is the New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing which is able to be registered in Western Australia.

I have experience in both small and large animal vet nursing through working at a mixed animal practice.

I am very reliable, passionate about all aspects of veterinary nursing, and I enjoy being able to learn new things.

I am looking for full time work in Perth.

If you would like to contact me to discuss my skills further or have a look at my CV my email is I am happy to answer any questions you may have.

Baylee Brash, Beenleigh & Surrounds QLD (posted 29th May) Trainee Vet Nurse

My name is Baylee Brash and my ambition is to help those who don't have a voice. I have worked in the animal industry for over 8 years, which I itch for more! If given the opportunity I would love to show how much time and effort I would put in. Although I don't hold a certificate in vet nursing, I have my cert III animal studies & have started my cert IV through ACVN on the 1st of May. I am more than capable showing both my knowledge and dedication to learn.

As a requirement for my course, I have to find paid employment with a vet clinic.

I absolutely love exotic & unusual pets. I have a stimsons, a zero bearded dragon & 3 beautiful dogs!!! They are my absolute world.

My email address is & contact number is 0458 434 389. Please feel free to contact me for CV and resume.

I am based in Beenleigh QLD however I am willing to travel up to 1 hour. I am flexible & can work whenever needed.

Jessica Jei, North and West Melbourne VIC (posted 25th May) Qualified and Experienced Locum Vet Nurse

I'm a Qualified Veterinary Nurse of 10 years and have experience in all aspects of nursing, I hold a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and have had further training in Taronga Wildlife Treatment and Care, as well as experience with small, large and exotic animals. Also have experience with doing sedate and grooms for severely matted dogs and cats.

I have recently opened my schedule up to locuming again so I am flexible with shifts and days.

Available weekdays and weekends and times are flexible. Covering North and West side of Melbourne, but can travel up to 1 hour if needed.

Please contact me via email to discuss bookings  

Vanessa, Adelaide, SA (posted 22nd May) Entry Level Vet Nurse

My name is Vanessa! I am a 28-year-old animal lover and would love to get started in my vet nursing career as a baby nurse.

I have completed my certificate 4 with Tafe Sa in 2022 and have also completed my certificate 2 in animal studies. 

I am looking for a part time position or full-time position. Willing to work weekends. I am also willing to further my skills and partake in extra study if need be.

I am also happy to provide my certificate as well. Please email me on:

Emanuela ScarsatoBrisbane QLD (posted 18th May ) Overseas Qualified & Experienced Vet seeking Vet Nurse Locum Work for June to August

My name is Emanuela Scarsato and I'm an Italian veterinary surgeon with the Australian citizenship. I graduated in Italy in 2006, i worked as a GP initially and as anaesthetist during these last years.

I also have experience nursing in Australia (more than 2.5 years overall).

I'm looking for a locum job in Brisbane from June to August.

I'm very chilled and i love spending my time off in the outdoors.

My email address is


Kayleen Chang, Melbourne's East (posted 15th May) Qualified/Experienced Vet Nurse/Technician

My name is Kayleen and I've been working as a qualified veterinary technician/nurse for over 3 years in Singapore and about 8 months in Melbourne. 

Currently, I hold 2 post-diploma certificate for a Specialist Diploma in Veterinary Clinical Practice. I am also interested in continuing education thus I intend to apply for the Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing ACM40418 under TAFE or online via AIRC/ACVN. 

At the moment I am located in Bentleigh East, Victoria, Melbourne but I am planning to relocate to the suburbs around Greensborough in June. Currently I am holding a working holiday visa (subclass 462) but I am intending to stay in Melbourne and will be able to extend my visa and have working rights. 

If you are looking for a skilled, professional and reliable team player to join your practice as a veterinary nurse, I believe that I can be of positive contribution. I am able to handle and restrain both cats, dogs and small animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs. I am skilled in blood collection for cats and dogs, placing of IV catheter, induction during surgery, drawing up vaccines or anaesthetic drugs, and I can administer IM/IV injections, oral medications and intubate patients with the endotracheal tube during surgery. I am always excited about learning and increasing my skillset and work experience. Please contact me via email: or WhatsApp me at: +61 0435 388 924 if you require further information and I can send you my CV.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Emma Kerridge, Australia- Wide (posted 15th May)  Qualified/Experienced Locum Nurse

UK RVN (RCVS) CC with 6 years of experience seeking locum shifts around Australia starting in the East-Coast. Currently on a WHV 417 to explore Australia but to also fulfil my passion for nursing at the same time. 

Experienced in both referral, general practice including OOH and charity based clinics. I am also a Clinical Coach for nursing students. Confident in all aspects of nursing, keen interest in medical nursing/ECC.

I am flexible with dates and locations, accommodation provided would be ideal but not essential -  Please email for my CV

Emmily, Brisbane Northside area (posted 9th May) Trainee Vet Nurse

Hi, I'm currently looking for a vet nurse position in a practice that is willing to take me on as I continue my studies into Cert IV Vet nursing. I have in clinic experience through doing a Cert II internship and later gaining employment for 6 months before the clinic closed at the end of 2021. Since then, I have continued my studies through tafe and currently hold Cert III in animal studies.

I have previous experience in reception duties, speaking to clients, booking in consults, admitting surgeries ect. I also have back of house experience such as holding animals for vaccinations and catheter placement, running blood work in house and prepping for surgery. Previously I have used the RX works system.

Please feel free to contact me via for a CV and resume.

Caboolture & Surrounds, QLD (posted 8th May) Trainee Vet Nurse

Currently studying Certificate IV Vet Nursing through UQ Skills, while also working full time in a clinic as a Trainee Vet Nurse. Requiring a clinic who can sign off on my “placement” when it’s time.

I am a hands on worker, who learns quickly, and I am looking for a clinic who guides student to achieve the gold standard care, and who treats their clients the same.

I am comfortable on reception, while also monitoring throughout general surgery, discharging patients and all handling.

Please call 0431 076 564 for further information and CV, remaining anonymous as possible as current employment isn’t aware I am looking.

Philippa Bull, Melbourne CBD/ Parkville (posted 5th May) Vet Student & Experienced Nurse

My name is Philippa (Pip) Bull and I am currently studying an undergraduate science degree, aiming to enter into a Doctor of Veterinary medicine in 2025. I am seeking employment opportunities as a veterinary nurse in Melbourne City, particularly near Parkville and surrounds. 

I have experience as a full-time veterinary nurse, in both small and large animal practices, however do not hold any Cert qualifications. I have been trained in general practice nursing and reception work. I have experience in cytology, nurse consultations, anaesthetic monitoring and pre/post surgery care and would be keen for the opportunity to learn more and expand my skill set. I would be happy to provide my CV and referees upon further request. 

I am available on Fridays and most weekends however my availability is largely dependent on University. I am open to being flexible with days and hours. Thank you so much for your time and consideration. 

Phone: 0499995607 

Beth Lane, Newcastle/Lake Macquarie (posted 1st May) Seeking placement

Hello, my name is Beth Lane and I am currently studying Certificate III in Animal Care Services through ACVN and am seeking a clinic in the Newcastle/Lake Macquarie area where I can complete 20 days of clinical placement. In my studies so far I have completed units in Work Health and Safety, Animal Handling, Nutrition, Anatomy and Physiology, Infection Control, Animal Welfare, and Enrichment and am currently working through a topic on Sustainability.

I can be very flexible with placement hours and am willing to fit in with whatever days and hours would suit the clinic and clinic staff. I am a mature age student and have a very strong background in admin and reception at busy Physiotherapy practices, having spent the last 7 years as Practice Manager. I believe I would be a helpful addition to any clinic while at the same time gaining valuable practical experience.

My college would provide all the materials and any insurance I require to complete my placement, I would just need the opportunity to spend time in clinic with some supervision from a mentor/s. Further details about hosting a student from ACVN can be found at

I would love the opportunity to gain practical experience and can send a copy of my CV if required. My email address is

Luis Trujillo, Brisbane (posted 11th April) Animal Care, Student Visa

Name. Luis eduardo trujillo yepes 
* Qualifications: My qualifications are excellent for the impeccable performance work with my patients
 * Experience: I have more than 2 years of experience in the field of animal management in the part of injectology, castration, delivery care, insemination, medication management, care of first aid, bathing and recreation
 * I am available full time and start immediately. I am looking for a job in veterinarians, shelters, farms 
* email:
* telephone: 0426 032606

Kat Sidhom, Perth, WA (posted 3rd April) Experienced Vet Nurse


Hi, I am a qualified & experienced (8+ years) veterinary nurse registered with the Veterinary Surgeons' Board of WA. I am very flexible with my hours and would be happy to work weekends, and travel for work.  I have advanced skills and I am experienced in all aspects of clinical, surgical and hospital veterinary nursing as well as reception, I also have emergency and critical care nursing experience. I have experience leading a team and working in busy, high-pressure environments. I can work well in a team or independently. I also have experience teaching and supervising students.

I have exceptional communication skills and I am a very organized person who pays attention to detail, uses initiative, and can prioritize tasks and complete them within the set time frame. I am a very professional, enthusiastic, motivated, and hardworking individual and I am very passionate about animals and my work. I am very fun, friendly, and easy to work with. 

I am also very eager to continue to learn and develop my skills and I have undertaken further education and training in emergency nursing, surgical nursing, nutrition, and behaviour & training. I am also trained in physical therapy and rehabilitation, hydrotherapy, and massage. I absolutely love taking care of patients and interacting with clients and providing the best care and service possible!. I have worked with most practice management software, laboratory equipment and machines, and x-ray equipment.

Resume and references available on request.

I am available to start immediately.

Kind regards
Kat Sidhom 
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Claire, Lilydale & Surrounds, VIC (posted 31st March) UK Qualified & Experienced Casual Vet Nurse

Hard working, reliable & methodical worker with cheery personality. 

Uk trained & qualified with over 20 years experience.
(14 years experience in orthopaedic, neurology & ophthalmology).

Looking for a casual Friday & Monday shifts within 30 minutes of Lilydale, Victoria.

Feel free to email me on

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