Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - Queensland


Fur Life Vet Fraser Coast, Maryborough (posted 21st February)

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FLV Fraser Coast - Experienced Veterinary Nurse

As part of the expanding Apiam Animal Health group of regional and rural veterinary clinics across Australia, Fur Life Vet Fraser Coast is committed to enriching the lives of animals, people and the communities where we live.

We are a well-known and long established vet surgery that is well respected in the community, and we are looking for an experienced nurse to join our team. We have a great team and pride ourselves on working collaboratively, being approachable and working together on cases.

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.

About the role

We are looking for a passionate and experienced nurse to implement their high standards of patient care. We would love someone who enjoys sharing their knowledge and is happy to support our trainee staff.

This is a hands-on nursing role, you will need to have the skill set and confidence to place IV catheters, set up fluids, monitor anesthetics using multiparameter monitoring and love all things nursing.

What you’ll need to succeed:

Visit our clinic here: Fur Life Vet Fraser Coast Logo

Please click here to see photos!

If you would like to join us at Fraser Coast Veterinary Services, please apply here with your resume and cover letter.


Bulimba Veterinary Surgery, Hawthorne, Inner Eastern Brisbane (posted 20th February)

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Full-Time Senior Surgical Nurse

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

Our friendly and experienced Team seeks an enthusiastic, productive, and great team player to provide the highest quality of care and veterinary standards to our valued clients and patients. While this position is full-time, we may be able to accommodate part-time hours for the right candidate.

Bulimba is a busy, high-end clinic with, on average four full-time vets per day and seven nurses plus a kennel hand.

Requirements:

You should demonstrate initiative, have a keen eye for detail, and be efficient and highly organised with excellent time management skills. Strong client communication and interpersonal skills are a must.

Desirable Skills:

We believe in taking care of our Team. In addition to providing a friendly and supportive work environment, we offer the following benefits:

To apply for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to team@judhar.com

Take a virtual tour of our clinic at www.bulimbavet.com/clinic-tour


Foxwell Vet, Coomera, Gold Coast (posted 16th February)

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Casual Veterinary Nurse

Foxwell Vet Coomera is looking for a Casual Veterinary Nurse to join our team. We are a 3 vet, 8 staff member clinic.

We pride ourselves on our positive team culture and strive to have clear and positive communication between team members and clients. The clinic is owned and operated by a local vet with over 15 years of experience. Our team is customer centric, with customer satisfaction, quality care and a positive work culture being our priorities. We pride ourselves on being local and independent. What sets us apart is that our clients get to know our team and always see the same friendly faces! Check out our social media to see what our clients say about us!   

About the role:

What we are looking for:

For more details and to apply in confidence, please email Jayde Kresinger (Practice Manager) jayde.kresinger@foxwellvet.com.au or phone 07 5502 6699.

See our website https://foxwellvet.com.au/


PETstock VET North Lakes, Moreton Bay Region (posted 15th February) 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 Sarah, Recruitment Coordinator on sarah.eminaga@petstockvet.com.au or 0448 172 697

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.


Animal Welfare League, Coombabah, Gold Coast (posted 14th February)

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Veterinary Nurse (Experienced)

Job No: AWLQ144
Location: Coombabah

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 an experienced 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 28 hours per week over 3 days also weekend availability is required. Options for additional hours are available as well.

Key Responsibilities

What are the minimum requirements for this position?

To be successful in this role, you will have:

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.

Equity

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.

Apply Online Now


Booval Veterinary Hospital, Ipswich (posted 13th February)

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Part Time Vet Nurse - Booval Vet Hospital

A little bit about us

We love pets. We love people. We love our work. We would love you to join us!

Dr. Scott Campbell and the rest of the team at Ipswich Vet Group are passionate about pets and people. We have been working with the local community for many, many years now with a friendly and professional approach to providing the best care for pets.

We have 3 clinics locations including our Booval Vet Hospital, Karalee Village Vet Clinic and Pine Mountain Vet Clinic.

Join our team and enjoy your work in a caring, supportive and safe environment where we value your contributions. 

We are looking for a likeminded vet nurse to join our team!

About The Role

We are seeking a highly motivated and positive Part-Time Vet Nurse (28+ hrs per week) to join our team to provide exceptional patient care and customer service for our valued patients and clients.

We provide 3 weeks of transitional training shifts for experienced Vet Nurses and 6 weeks of introductory training shifts for new Vet Nurses who have recently completed their Certificate 4 or Vet Tech qualifications.

Training is conducted with senior nursing staff and shadowing shifts are provided to give you the time and support required to ensure you are ready to meet shift expectations. Training, support and oversight by the senior nursing team is always available well beyond the initial induction timeframes to ensure you continually feel confident to achieve success and provide a gold standard of patient care.

Communication portals/systems for the nurse, vet and reception teams allows for all day support and a wealth of experience to call on at all times, in conjunction with the physical presence that is accessible on each and every shift. With a team that spans 3 clinics and over 25 staff you have a foundation that is conducive to success and will ensure your ongoing growth and development in your pet health care career.

This position is ready for an immediate start.

Role Responsibilities Include:

Key Criteria:

What We Offer:

If you are a dedicated and highly motivated Vet Nurse looking to make the next step in their career, then please apply for the position by emailing through your resume and a short cover letter introducing yourself.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Applications marked attention: Ms Morgan Butler (Nurse Team Supervisor)

Email: ivg.admin@boovalvet.com.au


Mackay Veterinary Hospital, Tropical North QLD (posted 9th February)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

Are you an experienced Veterinary Nurse looking for a great new team to work with? We need you urgently. You would be joining a very highly committed and experienced group of Vets and Nurses and we would be happy to shower you with cake and chocolates all day long. What more could you want?

Mackay Veterinary Clinic focuses on a friendly, compassionate approach to veterinary care to service our loyal and respectful clientele, having been established for more than forty years.

The position is full time (38 hour week) with occasional weekend work, although this is negotiable.

Although we have the privilege of regular exposure to visiting Specialists (surgical, orthopaedic, dermatology and ophthalmology), we perform many varied surgical procedures ourselves, including a special interest in exotics. Continuing education is important to us and is encouraged and supported.

Mackay is a growing and vibrant city on the tropical coast of Queensland with close access to beaches, rainforests and the beautiful Whitsundays.

Please email: admin@mackayvet.com.au with your resumé or phone Sharon on 07 4957 6992.


Our Vet Browns Plains, City of Logan (posted 9th February)

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Veterinary Nurse - Casual

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 casual veterinary nurse with 1+ years’ experience to join our team. Our roster is flexible and accommodates your availability alongside clinic requirements. Shifts are also balanced between front-of-house and back-of-house duties. Newly qualified nurses/ trainee nurses are encouraged to apply.

The role requires that you:

What you can expect:

Some of the Perks:

Apply todayOur Vet to create your profile and apply.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation before applying or about a career at Our Vet contact Sarah, Recruitment Coordinator on: sarah.eminaga@petstockvet.com.au Or 0448 172 697

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.


Pet Emergency at Stafford, Brisbane North (posted 8th February) Emergency Vet Nurse

Vet Nurse– Queensland Veterinary Specialist and Pet ER

About QVS and Pet ER:

QVS is Australia's longest established, privately owned 24/7 specialist hospital. Based across two sites with plans to grow. We are committed to providing compassionate, progressive, evidence-based care that supports the animal-human bond. We are a diverse group of specialists, emergency vets, nurses, technicians and support professionals that are committed to working collaboratively to provide compassionate veterinary expertise 24/7. Current disciplines include internal medicine, surgery, emergency and critical care, diagnostic imaging, theriogenology, dermatology, anaesthesia and cardiology with immediate plans to expand our services.

Our emergency and critical care team enjoy a varied and exciting caseload with access to 24/7 support from our specialist team. We are the only veterinary hospital in Australia to achieve VECCS level III certification.

About Brisbane:

Situated in South East Queensland, Brisbane offers an ideal lifestyle with easy access to the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast. Queensland's capital boasts great places to live, relax, and play, from the city to the country, the beach to the rainforests. Enjoy short commutes, excellent schools, and a relaxed living environment in a city known for its easy-going people.

The Role

As an emergency veterinary nurse, you'll triage emergency patients, organise and assist in procedures, provide patient support and care across emergency and general wards departments, and work closely with specialists and clinicians to ensure seamless patient care. Client communication is key, as you'll provide advice and reassurance to pet owners. Our state-of-the-art hospitals offer access to the latest technologies and training opportunities through our clinical educator network, allowing you to excel in your role and grow professionally.

Why QVS?

Requirements of the Role:

How to Get in Touch?

If you looking to join a dynamic team at the forefront of veterinary care, QVS and Pet Emergency welcomes your application.

Please send your applications to Bridget (Recruitment Manager) via bridget.cassidy@qldvetspecialists.com.au or phone 0499 143 447 for a confidential discussion.

Or apply direct here


St Vincents Vets & Northgate Vet Surgery, Brisbane Inner North (posted 8th February)

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Full Time Veterinary Technician/ Veterinary Nurse

We are seeking a skilled veterinary technician/nurse to join us to work across our two beautiful purpose-built character building practices in inner Brisbane North (Northgate and Virginia). We are independent and family-owned. We believe in the best in patient care and excellence in veterinary science and customer service. We look after our team and value everyone’s professionalism, integrity and love of animals.

To be the successful applicant you must be passionate, committed and professional and a great team player. You will have outstanding interpersonal skills and be fully qualified with a Bachelor of Vet Tech or Cert IV in Vet Nursing. You will be keen to learn more in the field and contribute to our dynamic business. You will be an allrounder and ready to hit the ground running.

The position is for immediate start (or as soon as possible) and full time at 38 hours per week. Saturday work is often required. The role will be a valued, integral part of the practice.

Please email application to Dom.Paton@cvsvets.com

St Vincents Vets and Northgate Vet Surgery
84 St Vincents Rd
Virginia Qld 4014


MustCare Vet Centre - Compton Road, Runcorn, Outer Southern Brisbane (posted 7th February)

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Seeking Experienced Veterinary Nurses
Want To Join Our Team?

MustCare Vet Centres is seeking an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team at our Compton Road location. Join us and elevate your career in veterinary care with a community centric team!

Your Role: Make a Difference in the Lives of Animals and Their Owners

Are you a passionate and experienced Veterinary Nurse looking to take your career to new heights? Join our team at our Compton Road location and become part of a close-knit community that values patient and client care above all else. With our ongoing commitment to professional development and career advancement, this is the perfect opportunity for growth-oriented individuals like you.

Opportunities:

Responsibilities:

As a Veterinary Nurse at MustCare Vet Centres, your duties will contribute to your personal and professional growth. You will:

Qualifications:

To thrive in this role, you should possess:

The Perks:

At MustCare Vet Centres, we are committed to supporting your ongoing learning and development. We offer:

Join our growing team and make a difference in the lives of animals and their owners. If you are passionate about animal care and want to be part of a supportive and dynamic team, email your application, including a cover letter and resume, to Cynthia at pm.comptonrd@mustcarevets.com.au.

We can’t wait to hear from you!


Companion Vet Care, North Lakes, Moreton Bay (posted 6th February)

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Junior Veterinary Nurses - Casual

We are looking for up and coming nurses!

Are you an aspiring vet nurse working towards your qualification? Or are you already qualified and in the first few years working in your chosen field?

At Companion Vet Care we have a team of very qualified and experienced Veterinary Nurses and Technicians who can provide excellent mentorship and help facilitate training of young nurses.

As a practice we operate at a high level to ensure that our patients receive the best of care, and we take anaesthesia very seriously and have excellent anaesthetic safety records.

So, who are we looking for?

What are we offering?

If you feel that you fit the brief, and are ready for a change, or are looking to start your employment journey in the Veterinary field, please get in contact by sending your resume and cover letter to: admin@companionvetcare.com.au

In your Cover letter please outline your suitability for this position as well as identify the outcomes that you hope to achieve in the 12 months with us!

Please also include suitable references. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.


RSPCA Queensland - Wacol, South-West Brisbane (posted 6th February)

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Senior Wildlife Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

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

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.

About the role

As a Senior Vet Nurse, you will demonstrate effective leadership by providing guidance and support to veterinary nurses and wildlife assistants, fostering a positive and collaborative work environment that encourages teamwork and professional growth. Uphold a high standard of nursing care aligned with the values of the RSPCA Qld, ensuring the well-being of animals in the program, and maintain open communication with the team. Collaborate with the Nurse and Hospital Managers to identify and implement improvements in wildlife hospital operation.

Who are we looking for?

This is a full time, permanent position, including regular weekend shifts. Remuneration is as per the RSPCA Qld Enterprise Agreement for Veterinary Staff with a starting pay rate of $30.02 per hour + super (Certificate IV qualified or equivalent).

Benefits and Culture

How to apply:

Are you great team player with a keen eye for detail, a strong self-starter with the ability to think outside the box and energised by an incredible purpose and passion to achieve the best outcomes for animals everywhere. If so, we would like to hear from you!

Please email your application to: recruitment@rspcaqld.org.au with the title ‘Application: Senior Wildlife Vet Nurse’ including a copy of your resume and cover to be considered for this position.

Equity

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.


Veterinary Specialist Services - Underwood, South Brisbane (posted 2nd February) Senior Surgery Nurse

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The role: 

Veterinary Specialist Services Underwood is looking for an experienced senior nurse to join our surgery team in a supervisor role. This exciting opportunity has become available as one of our long term supervisors is leaving us to embark on a new journey. This role is a full time position, providing high quality surgical nursing care for patients that require advanced surgical and diagnostic procedures 

Who we are: 

What we offer: 

Who you are:  

Interested?  

If you are a passionate surgery 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 HR@vss.net.au  


Kalinga Park Veterinary Surgery, Inner-North Brisbane (posted 2nd February)

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Are you looking to join a stable team and be part of exciting practice growth?

Kalinga Park Veterinary Surgery has a rare opportunity available for a Cert IV Qualified Vet Nurse!

The perks:

About us:

About you:

Apply now with your Resume and Cover Letter!


The Pines Veterinary Clinic, Pacific Pines, Northern Gold Coast (posted 2nd February)

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The Pines Vet – Veterinary Nurse

Please see our website for more information about us: www.thepinesvet.com.au

About The Pines Vet

What are we looking for?

If this interests you, then send us an email to accounts@pinesvet.com.au outlining a little about yourself and why you would like to become our next team member!


Veterinary Specialist Services, Underwood, South Brisbane (posted 1 February) Part-time Cardiology Nurse

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Part-time Cardiology Nurse - Underwood

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 HR@vss.net.au

www.vss.net.au  


Maleny Veterinary Services, Sunshine Coast Region (posted 31st January)

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VETERINARY NURSE POSITION - SUNSHINE COAST QLD

Maleny Veterinary Services is a privately owned mixed practice located in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast. We are blessed with lovely clients, gorgeous countryside and within great proximity to Brisbane and the beaches of the Sunshine Coast.

We are a close-knit crew of 20ish staff members including eight vets, seven super-nurses and an awesome support crew. Our practice philosophy is one of providing outstanding, old-fashioned service coupled with the pursuit of excellence in what we do. We look after each other, knowing that without a strong team, we can't do our job well.

We use VisionVPM, are housed in a well-appointed practice with all the usual equipment and are always looking to learn new stuff and master cool skills. We are proud to support our clients and community with a seven-day trade and our own after-hours service.

Our nurses' days are filled with a diverse variety of duties including assisting vets on farm and home visits, nurse consults, surgical and hospital nursing, and some reception duties.

We are looking for an experienced veterinary nurse to join our ranks. Your working week will fall between 20 and 38 hours (negotiable for the right candidate) with overtime and allowances paid in addition. You will be required to participate in our weekend roster (roughly one in four) plus be 'on-call' during that weekend. Hourly wage offered will be commensurate with experience.

If you share our philosophy and dedication to animal care, have great communication and organisation skills AND a ridiculous sense of humour, we look forward to hearing from you. Please send your resume to info@malenyvet.com.au

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Jacobs Well Veterinary Surgery, Northern Gold Coast (posted 21st January)

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Jacobs Well Veterinary Surgery is a privately owned small veterinary practice located in a beautiful Jacobs Well area. Our Clinic offers a variety of medical and surgical services, including advanced surgeries such as laparoscopic spays and orthopaedic surgeries.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly veterinary nurse with a strong work ethic and love for animals to join our expanding practice on a part-time basis.

The role will involve all aspects of veterinary nursing duties, including reception duties, surgical nursing (anaesthetics monitoring included), and housekeeping. 

About you:

We offer: 

If you are interested in becoming our team member, please email your application together with a copy of your CV  with 2 current referees to Yuliya Plathe: practicemanager@jacobswellvetsurgery.com.au


Queensland Veterinary Specialists Stafford, Northern Brisbane (posted 25th January) ICU Nurse

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ICU Nurse (Stafford) 

About QVS

QVS is Australia’s longest established, privately owned 24/7 specialist hospital. Based across two sites with plans to grow. We are committed to providing compassionate, progressive, evidence-based care that supports the animal-human bond. We are a diverse group of specialists, emergency vets, nurses, technicians and support professionals that are committed to working collaboratively to provide compassionate veterinary expertise 24/7. Current disciplines include internal medicine, surgery, emergency and critical care, diagnostic imaging, theriogenology, dermatology, dentistry, anaesthesia and cardiology with immediate plans to expand our services.

Situated in South East Queensland, Brisbane offers an ideal lifestyle with easy access to the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast. Queensland's capital boasts great places to live, relax, and play, from the city to the country, the beach to the rainforests. Enjoy short commutes, excellent schools, and a relaxed living environment in a city known for its easy-going people.

Why Choose QVS?

Specialised Expertise: we excel in advanced veterinary care, ensuring comprehensive and up-to-date treatment for a wide range of pet conditions using the best equipment and newest hospital environment.

Advanced Skill Development: Explore a wealth of opportunities for skill enhancement and professional development at QVS. Work with a diverse team of specialists, technicians, and support members in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Supportive Work Environment: Join a team that values camaraderie and cares deeply for each other. At QVS, we foster a supportive work environment that encourages collaboration and growth.

Collaboration: is ingrained in our approach. Our team works closely across all disciplines to ensure a comprehensive understanding of each patient's condition, fostering an environment of shared knowledge and expertise.

The position:

Mentorship and Growth: Embark on a journey of continuous career development with mentorship and ongoing education through regular internal and external tutorials and training.

Hands-on Training: Learn from the very best in the field, gaining hands-on experience in a challenging and rewarding role within a highly skilled and supportive team where nurses are highly valued.

Challenging Cases: Experience a fascinating and varied role dealing with challenging cases, all while being supported by a highly skilled team

Remuneration: Be rewarded for your dedication, with market leading remuneration and benefits provided to our team.

Hours: rotate between day and night shift to help provide 24/7 nursing support for the most critical patients.

Your Qualifications:

Possess a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and/or Bachelor in Veterinary Technology (or equivalent). A Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (Emergency and Critical Care) is highly desired.

Ideally, have experience in ECC, ICU, or specialty nursing. However, we welcome high-level GP nurses and provide exceptional training and support.

Exhibit a passion for providing excellent patient care, especially in ventilator and neonatal care. Display a desire to work collaboratively in a team and a drive for professional development.

Demonstrate a desire to work in a team-oriented environment and a commitment to continuous education and learning.

Showcase excellent verbal and written communication abilities, ensuring high-quality patient care even in high-pressure environments.

Embrace a can-do attitude and a positive outlook on learning and skill development.

How can you get in touch?

If this opportunity excites you and you want to learn more, send your CV, cover letter, and any questions to our Recruitment Manager, Bridget, at bridget.cassidy@qldvetspecialists.com.au or call 0499 143 447. Apply now here

Visit our website to learn more about us – qldvetspecialists.com.au


Veterinary Happiness, Redland Bay (posted 23rd January)

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Experienced Casual Vet Nurse – Redland Bay

Veterinary Happiness is a small animal clinic located in the beautiful coastal region of Redland Bay. We have a rare opportunity for an experienced vet nurse to join our team of three vets and three nurses who are committed to enriching the lives of animals, people and community we live in.

Our team has a mix of experience and skills, and promote a fun, collaborative and inclusive culture. We are hoping our new casual nurse will compliment us with good energy and a best practice approach and clinical skill set!

We have a nice workplace setting, are well equipped with in-house IDEXX laboratory, full digital x-ray and ultrasound facilities, dental x-ray, surgical theatre, and monitoring equipment. We are also cat friendly accredited.

About The Role

About You

If this sounds like the role and location you have been looking for, submit your application here today!


Albert Animal Hospital, Springwood, City of Logan (posted 23rd January)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse – Maternity Cover with possible extension

Albert Animal Hospital is an independent, family owned, veterinary practice in Springwood on the southside of Brisbane. Our multivet veterinary hospital has a strong focus on customer service and quality patient care. We are looking for an enthusiastic experienced veterinary nurse to join our team to cover 6 months of maternity leave. If the perfect candidate is found, this position will extend. We require someone who will complement our team and who has exceptional customer service and communication skills.

The primary responsibilities of this position include:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities and expertise:

What we can offer you:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If this role is the right one for you and you would like to join the team at the Albert Animal Hospital, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to: amy@albertanimalhospital.com.au


Northern Beaches Veterinary Clinic, Smithfield, Cairns (posted 23rd January)

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Full-Time or Part-Time, experienced Cert III or Cert IV Vet Nurse!

Are you an experienced Cert III or Cert IV Vet Nurse looking for a fantastic opportunity? Look no further – Northern Beaches Vet Clinic is searching for an exceptional individual to join our team and contribute to our mission of making vet visits more enjoyable for pets!

About Us:
Our clinic, nestled in the picturesque Northern Beaches of Cairns, at the Campus Shops in Smithfield, is a modern and 100% privately-owned facility that has been serving our community for 18 months. We pride ourselves on building strong relationships with both our dedicated team and cherished clients.

Why Northern Beaches Vet Clinic?

About You:

Want to see more?:
Check out our socials to get a feel for the Northern Beaches Vet Clinic vibe:

If this exciting opportunity aligns with your aspirations, please get creative with your resume and cover letter and send them to aiden@nbvc.com.au (all communications will be kept strictly confidential).

We look forward to welcoming you to our incredible team at Northern Beaches Vet Clinic!


Newstead Vets, Inner Brisbane (posted 23rd January)

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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 great client relationships.

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

The role is Part time, but casual can be considered.

What's on offer:

Key Responsibilities:

About you:

We want to hear from you!

Please send your resume and cover letter to: practicemanager@newsteadvets.com.au

For any questions regarding the role, feel free to reach out to Eviie Veron on the email above or call 07 3257 4329.

www.newsteadvets.com.au


Capalaba Vet, City of Redland, Brisbane (posted 22nd January)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse Position - Capalaba Vet Clinic

This position is part time, but we may be able to accommodate a casual contract for the right candidate.

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. Our clinic is one of 10 within the progressive and veterinary focused Judhar Vet Group.

What's in it for you?

Who are we looking for?

Certificate IV qualified (or equivalent) veterinary nurse or veterinary technician (Bachelor of Veterinary Technology) We require a minimum of 2 years' experience in clinic (post-qualification).

We are seeking a nurse who:

How do I apply?

Please email your resume with a cover letter to team@judhar.com

Take a Clinic Tour:  www.capalabavet.com/clinictour

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


MyOwnVet, Moorooka, Southern Brisbane (posted 22nd January)

Full time and Part time Experienced and junior Veterinary Nurses required.

MOOROOKA, SOUTH BRISBANE - SMALL ANIMAL

WE WANT YOU…

The MyOwnVet Veterinary Hospital team is continuing to grow, and we are looking for a full time and or part time Veterinary Nurse with excellent skills.

MyOwnVet is one of the last remaining privately-owned Veterinary Hospitals in South Brisbane, we have been founded on providing first class veterinary and nursing care as well as outstanding client service.

Having recently completed a significant extension to our hospital (and moving to a new purpose-built building in the new coming year), you will have the opportunity to use our newest state of the art equipment; latest in-house IDEXX laboratory, ultrasound, endoscopy, dental and digital x-rays, IM3 dental machines and so much more. We also have featured large staff area and chill out room, with a shower.

We are a very close-knit work family of 6 experienced vets and 8 dedicated nurses, who like to have fun and help each other out during those busy times.

We are very much a work hard, play hard, team with standing Friday drinks at our incredible local breweries (if you are up to it)

My Own Vet offers a generous package including an even more generous CPD support program to our team of Veterinary Nurses. We have even sent employees overseas to pursue these opportunities!

We like to go above and beyond for our clients and patients, and this philosophy has maintained and continued to improve our high standards of customer and patient care.

Working with My Own Vet you will always have an amazing, experienced, and talented group of Vets and nurses working with you to support you.

Moorooka is located just minutes from Brisbane CBD and is a fantastic community orientated suburb that has that small-town feel.

So, if this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you so please send your resume and cover letter through to Dr Ahmed on ahmed@myownvet.com.au

For more information, see: myownvet.com.au


Glass House Holistic Veterinary Services, Beerwah, Sunshine Coast (posted 22nd January)

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Glasshouse Holistic Veterinary Clinic

About us:
Glasshouse Holistic Veterinary Services is a small, independent and friendly veterinary surgery located in the beautiful Beerwah, just 30 minutes away from Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast. It is situated around beautiful beaches and is only 5 minutes away from Australia Zoo.

We are looking for a part time enthusiastic nurse to join us and become part of our growth and development.

If you enjoy the country lifestyle and you want to be part of the excitement of our expansion and purchasing new toys, this is the best place to continue your career. We offer the best of both worlds to our clients and their beloved pets.

About you:

Our offer:

Feel free to send your CV to: employment.ghhv@gmail.com


North Coast Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre, Sunshine Coast (posted 18th January) Kennel Hand / Junior Nurse

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Entry Level Kennel Hand Position

Looking to make a difference in a business that prioritises gold standard patient care and support to their staff?

We want you to be a part of our team!

As a collective we pride ourselves and strive for a cohesive team environment. We are here to provide not only the best possible care for our patients and clients but a workplace that provides support, encourages growth, and encompasses a team value ensuring each member of staff knows their value to the team.

We are currently seeking a Kennel Hand to join our team!

We are looking for an individual who takes pride in their work and genuinely enjoys being around animals! You will work closely with all departments (Ward, Medicine, ECC and Surgery) ensuring the cleanliness of the hospital and hospitalised patients. This is a great opportunity if you are looking to begin your veterinary nurse career. With exceptional support to complete your Veterinary Nursing Certificate.

Job duties include

About You:

What We Can Offer You

How to Apply:

Please send through your CV and cover letter to Elyse Martin at employeerelations@ncvs.net.au

We’re looking forward to meeting you.


Veterinary Specialist Services Jindalee, South-West Brisbane (posted 18th January)

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SENIOR NURSES - FULL & PART TIME ROLES

The roles:
Veterinary Specialist Services Jindalee is looking for experienced senior nurses to join our nursing team. These roles are full or part time, providing high quality nursing care for our patients.

Who we are:

What we offer:

Who you are:

Interested?
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 HR@vss.net.au


Moreton Bay Vets, D'Aguilar, Moreton Bay Region (posted 15th January)

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Cert IV Veterinary Nurse – MIXED ANIMAL PRACTICE

Moreton Bay Vets is a busy mixed animal practice located between Brisbane’s Northside and the Sunshine Coast. We have been in operation since 2014 and have a newly renovated mixed animal clinic. We have state of the art equipment including two new direct digital X-Ray machines, two ultrasounds machines, all the small animal toys and three dedicated fully setup large animal vehicles. We are a 4.5 vet mixed animal clinic that does about 60% small animals and the rest is mainly equine work.

THE ROLE

We are looking for a superstar Cert IV veterinary nurse to join our busy team and growing business. Your role would be a mixed role working with small & large animals both in practice and on the road. You must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment as well as multitask and manage your time effectively and autonomously.

Skills in ‘hands on’ nursing is essential; our nurses are actively involved in taking bloods, placing catheters, assisting with radiographs, ultrasounds, endoscopes, assisting with visiting specialist surgeons and performing dental scale & polishes.

This is a permanent position offering approx. 30 - 38 hours per week.

We have 3 dedicated receptionists so it is unlikely that you will be answering a phone.... Just looking after the patients.

Our Veterinarians practice co-consulting, so experience in this area will be highly regarded.

You won’t be on your own either. There is already 4 other nurses to share the load with you.

ESSENTIAL

In return, Moreton Bay Vets is willing to negotiate days/hours worked to enhance your work/life balance. We are also willing to negotiate above award payment after a successful probationary period.

If this sounds like you please email through your resume to Crystal & Trent - manager@mbvets.com.au


Noosa Village Vet, North Sunshine Coast (posted 12th January)

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POSITION AVAILABLE:
FULL-TIME VET NURSE REQUIRED
SMALL ANIMAL
NOOSAVILLE, QLD

Noosa Village Vet is a privately-owned, boutique small animal clinic in the heart of beautiful Noosa. Our clinic is seven years old and growing quickly, with some exciting plans in the works.

Situated in a busy part of town, the clinic is purpose built, with three consultation rooms and an open and light filled prep/surgical area. The clinic is fitted with all new equipment including digital x-ray machine, dental x-ray, ultrasound, Idexx biochem and haematology analysers.

We have a very strong emphasis on client and patient care. We take pride in providing a premium service as well as building long-term relationships with our clients. 

Building a strong, supportive, happy and friendly team is also part of our ethos. We currently have five vets and nine nurses, and we are on the lookout for our next team member.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced full-time vet nurse to join us on a permanent basis. We are looking for a candidate with two years plus clinical experience. 

What we are looking for:

Please email your cover letter, resume and references to colette@nvv.com.au


Central New Farm Veterinary Surgery, Brisbane (posted 11th January)

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About Us

We are a group of three small animal general practice clinics in South-East Queensland located in Nundah, New Farm and Cleveland. Across our group we have a vibrant and diverse team of vets, veterinary nurses, veterinary technicians, and additional support staff. Our service is client centred – we love the people and the pets and work towards best outcomes for all. We value personal and practice development, and this is supported in the clinic with training, mentorship, and continual advances in clinic equipment and practices.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking an experienced Vet Nurse to join our wonderful team on a casual basis. This position will be based at the Central New Farm clinic, with occasional shifts at Cleveland. This position plays an integral role in delivering world class patient care to our amazing clients and supporting our Vets, so 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 is on offer:

For further information or to apply, please email your cover letter and resume to: careers@vetscentral.com.au


Highfields Veterinary Surgery, Northern Toowoomba (posted 11th January)

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Full Time Veterinary Nurse – General, Emergency and Surgical Care

Hey there, future Vet Nurse extraordinaire!

Let's embark on a new adventure together. We're Kim and Andrew Brown, the proud owners of Highfields Vet Surgery (HVS), and we're on the lookout for a remarkable Vet Nurse to join our dynamic team. We've got a feeling you could be the perfect addition!

Picture this: Highfields, a serene oasis just a stone's throw from Toowoomba, where HVS stands as a beacon of care and compassion. We're not just a vet practice; we're an integral part of the community's heartbeat. With over four decades of delivering top-tier Veterinary Excellence, we're ready to embark on an exciting new chapter – and we want you to be a key part of it!

About Us:

At HVS, we've built our foundation on quality and trustworthiness, earning us a loyal client base that spans generations. Our small animal surgery thrives on compassionate professionalism, creating a warm and family-oriented atmosphere that our clients cherish. As we step into this exciting phase of expansion, we're looking to welcome a dedicated Veterinary Nurse who shares our values and vision.

The Role:

Here's where you come in – we're searching for a Vet Nurse who's passionate, dedicated, and ready to make a significant impact. You'll be on the frontlines, providing exceptional care to our four-legged family members while being an integral part of our tight-knit team of vets and nurses.

Who You Are:

Desirable Attributes:

Sound knowledge and experience in anaesthetic monitoring, pre and post-operative nursing care, and emergency nursing are highly regarded. Familiarity with Vision VPM software and Abaxis Blood Machines is a plus.

The Benefits:

What We Offer:

This role is your opportunity to grow both professionally and personally. Remuneration will be tailored to your qualifications and experience, ensuring your hard work is truly valued. Here at HVS, you'll thrive in a bustling yet friendly surgery where every day brings new opportunities to make a difference in the lives of pets and their owners.

Ready to Join the Adventure?

If you're a passionate Veterinary Nurse who aligns with our core values and enjoys a fast-paced, rewarding environment, we'd love to hear from you. Dive into this exciting journey by sending your updated resume and a heartfelt cover letter to hr@highfieldsvetsurgery.com.au. Let's embark on this exciting adventure together!


Tamborine Mountain Veterinary Surgery, Gold Coast Hinterland / Scenic Rim QLD (posted 10th January)

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Veterinary Nurse - Casual

Tamborine Mountain Veterinary Group

About us:

We are a network of 4 animal veterinary practices located on the beautiful Gold Coast Hinterland. Our mission is to provide first class, professional and compassionate veterinary care to our clients and their beloved pets.

Our Practices:

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team and work across our 4 practices as required on a casual basis covering reception and nursing shifts. We are looking for someone that is equally comfortable on reception or in theatre, who loves what they do.

Our Ideal Candidate:

What’s on offer:

Our clinic is proudly owned by Vets Central (VC Operations Pty Ltd) and as part of a larger organisation, you will have the benefit of a sharing of knowledge from various avenues. We are accredited in being recognised as a ‘Skilled Mental Health First Aid®’ workplace.

For further information or to apply, please email your cover letter and resume to: careers@vetscentral.com.au


Animal Welfare League Qld Bracken Ridge (Warra) Rehoming Centre, Northern Brisbane (posted 10th January)

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Veterinary Nurse
Job No: AWLQ137
Location: Bracken Ridge

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.

About the role
AWLQ has great opportunities available if you are looking for a meaningful role, providing both variety and job satisfaction in the Greater Brisbane Area.

We are looking for either a part-time or casual Veterinary Nurse to join our Animal Rehoming Centre team two-three days per week. Working with the team you will be involved with progressing animals through the centre efficiently and effectively to reduce time in care and maximise animal welfare. You will also be supporting our amazing foster carers who take our animals into their homes to provide treatment and a loving home environment for young kittens and puppies, animals recovering from illness or wait for surgery

Why You'll Love It Here
Work-Life Balance:
 We have no weekend work and no after-hours work! That's all the weekends to enjoy at your leisure!

Key Responsibilities

What are the minimum requirements for this position?

To be successful in this role, you will have:

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.

Equity
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.

To apply, click here.


Animal Referral Hospital Brisbane, Sinnamon Park, Southern Brisbane (posted 10th January)

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EMERGENCY & CRITICAL CARE VETERINARY NURSE
CASUAL/PART TIME/FULL TIME TEAM MEMBERS

Sinnamon Park, Brisbane

Do you yearn for a different challenge than what veterinary GP can provide?
Do you love the dynamic case load and pace that only emergency and critical care can bring?
Do you want to expand your skill set and clinical knowledge?

If yes, then join the Emergency and Critical Care team at Animal Referral Hospital Brisbane and never have a dull day at work again! We are looking for enthusiastic, hardworking, and dedicated Emergency Veterinary Nurses to join our ever expanding team at Animal Referral Hospital Brisbane.

About Us
Our ARH Brisbane family is part of a well-established group of specialist and emergency veterinary hospitals. Our purpose-designed, state of the art hospital houses our specialty services, and a 24-hour emergency and critical care service. We uphold high clinical and professional standards which are driven by genuine care and compassion.

ARH Brisbane is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, therefore our Emergency and Critical Care (ECC) team work a range of rotational shifts during evenings, weekends and public holidays. Working mostly outside of normal business hours means our ECC team receive penalty rates for the majority of their shifts!

Penalty rates = more moolah = a better life for your pet!

Our ECC nursing superstars thrive in a fast-paced, team environment and enjoy the humorous camaraderie this brings. They have a passion for delivering outstanding patient care and enjoy the incredibly diverse caseload and unpredictable nature of emergency and critical care. They have excellent communication, multi-tasking and time management skills. Just like you, many of our ECC team members have come from general practice veterinary backgrounds, and have now opened their hearts to emergency veterinary care.

About You
You share the same values as our existing ECC nursing superstars – delivering outstanding patient care. The mundane and predictable life is not for you - you dream of a role where no 2 shifts are the same! You love working in an upbeat team environment and enjoy some good banter. You are organised, adaptable, enthusiastic and an excellent communicator. You are skilled at multi-tasking and comfortable working in a fast-paced role.

The successful Candidate will possess:

Desirable Attributes

Benefits

Interested? Click here to apply now!


Beachside Veterinary Surgery, Coolum, Sunshine Coast (posted 10th January)

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Vet Nurse/Receptionist

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 careers@vetscentral.com.au.


North Coast Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre, Sippy Downs, Sunshine Coast (posted 10th January)

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Senior Medicine Nurse

Looking to make a difference in a business that prioritises gold standard patient care and support to their staff?

As a collective we pride ourselves and strive for a cohesive team environment. We are here to provide not only the best possible care for our patients and clients but a workplace that provides support, encourages growth, and encompasses a team value ensuring each member of staff knows their value to the team.

We are currently seeking a Senior Medicine Nurse to join our Team.
We are looking for an experienced, knowledgeable, team player with a professional manner, a strong work ethic and a passion for internal medicine. The ideal candidate will join a team committed to their patients and the well running and growth of the department. The types of cases you would commonly be exposed to and ideally have experience with are :

With types of procedures commonly completed being :

Job duties include:

About You:

What We Can Offer You

How to Apply:
Please send through your CV and cover letter to Elyse Martin, employeerelations@ncvs.net.au

We’re looking forward to meeting you.


Queensland Veterinary Specialists North Lakes, Brisbane North (posted 8th January) Senior Surgical Nurse/Tech

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Full Time Senior Surgical Nurse or Technician

Queensland Veterinary Specialists is seeking a Full Time Senior Surgical Nurse or Technician to join our growing team at our North Lakes Hospital.

About QVS:

QVS is Australia’s longest established, privately owned 24/7 specialist hospital. Based across two sites with plans to grow. We are committed to providing compassionate, progressive, evidence-based care that supports the animal-human bond. We are a diverse group of specialists, emergency vets, nurses, technicians and support professionals that are committed to working collaboratively to provide compassionate veterinary expertise 24/7. Current disciplines include internal medicine, surgery, emergency and critical care, diagnostic imaging, theriogenology, dermatology, anaesthesia and cardiology with immediate plans to expand our services.

The surgical department comprises of 6 surgeons and provides an array of advanced soft tissue and orthopaedic services. The surgical and anaesthesia nursing team are extremely passionate and knowledgeable and live and breathe all things surgical nursing. You will be completely supported in the transition from general practice nursing and will follow a dedicated training program. The successful candidate will join an experienced nursing team with high case involvement.

Why Choose QVS?

Specialised Expertise: we excel in advanced veterinary care, ensuring comprehensive and up-to-date treatment for a wide range of pet conditions using the best equipment and newest hospital environment.

Comprehensive Training Program: QVS is dedicated to your growth and success. Benefit from a thorough training program that equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in our surgical department.

Advanced Skill Development: Explore a wealth of opportunities for skill enhancement and professional development at QVS. Work with a diverse team of specialists, technicians, and support members in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Supportive Work Environment: Join a team that values camaraderie and cares deeply for each other. At QVS, we foster a supportive work environment that encourages collaboration and growth.

About the role:

Your Qualifications:

How can you get in touch?

If this opportunity excites you and you want to learn more, send your CV, cover letter, and any questions to our Recruitment Manager, Bridget, at bridget.cassidy@qldvetspecialists.com.au  or call 0499 143 447.

Visit our website to learn more about us – qldvetspecialists.com.au

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Animal Welfare League Qld Ipswich Rehoming Centre, West Ipswich (posted 4th January) Rehoming Centre VN

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Veterinary Nurse
Job No: AWLQ135
Location: West Ipswich

Apply Here!

About the role
AWLQ has great opportunities available if you are looking for a meaningful role, providing both variety and job satisfaction in the Greater Ipswich area.

We are looking for a full - time Veterinary Nurse to join our Animal Rehoming Centre team. Working with the team you will be involved with progressing animals through the centre efficiently and effectively to reduce time in care and maximise animal welfare. You will also be supporting our amazing foster carers who take our animals into their homes to provide treatment and a loving home environment for young kittens and puppies, animals recovering from illness or wait for surgery.

Key Responsibilities

What are the minimum requirements for this position?

To be successful in this role, you will have:

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.

Equity
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.

Apply here.


Wilston Vet Surgery, Windsor, Inner North Brisbane (posted 3rd January)

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EXPERIENCED FULL TIME VET NURSE WANTED!!

Wilston Vet are looking to recruit an amazing, experienced nurse to join their team!

Our motto is “compassionate care” and we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of veterinary medicine available to our patients. We are looking for someone who shares our vision and commitment.

Our surgery is well equipped and computerised. We have all the toys……digital x-ray machine, dental x-ray machine, ultrasound, doppler, ECG, tonometer, pulse ox/end CO2 analyser, lab machines and medical equipment. Our clients are lovely to deal with and are committed to providing the very best care for their pets.

This is a senior nurse position and a minimum of two years full time in clinic experience is required and Cert 4 or equivalent qualifications.

What can we offer you??

Our ideal candidate will have:

If this sounds like you and you want to join an amazing team, please send your CV to Lisa at: pm@wilstonvet.com.au


Marsden Veterinary Surgery, City of Logan (posted 3rd January)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse - Head Nurse - Full Time

Are you an experienced nurse looking for a team where you are valued, respected and rewarded for your skills and knowledge? New Clinic! Above Award Rates!

Marsden Veterinary Surgery is a thriving small-animal clinic situated within Logan, close to the motorway. We have a rare opportunity to expand our team with a confident and passionate Head Nurse to join our team for a mix of nursing and leadership duties. We are particularly interested in candidates who has experience in surgery, provide a high level of care, and prioritise patient care.

With our new Lead Vet and experienced Practice Manager, we are experiencing exciting client growth and services. We operate on two to three vets per day with our nurses working in consult, hospital and surgery or managing front of house. Our newly renovated clinic consists of four consult rooms including a cat only room, a large waiting room with a separate cat waiting area, two sterile surgery suite, an open preparation area, separate cat and dog wards along with cages in the preparation area, a separate diagnostic room, study nook and staff room with the option of sitting inside or outside. We have a new IM3 Dental X-Ray System, Digital X-Ray Machine, Ultrasound and Inhouse IDEXX diagnostic machines.

If you are looking for a small clinic where teamwork matters, that advocate for the animal and promote strong clinical outcomes, feel connected to their clients and community, plus have great coffee next door, then we would love to hear from you.

What we can offer:

Our ideal candidate has:

Apply Now:

We welcome your confidential application, apply online via the link with your CV and Cover Letter.


Wellpets Kallangur, North Brisbane (posted 3rd January)

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Part-time Veterinary Nurse - Wellpets Kallangur
North Brisbane, QLD

We are looking for an experienced or qualified friendly all-rounder to join our 6 nurse 2 vet clinic. You will have the opportunity to be surgical nurse, theatre nurse or do consults depending on your preference. We encourage our nurses to take x-rays including dental x-rays, scale and polishing, bandaging, ear swab and slide prep alongside being proactive with other nursing duties. We take great pride in our little clinic and get many compliments from clients on our friendly team.

As an experienced nurse, we would be turning to you to assist in the growth and development of our (amazing) junior team members. There is the potential for increased hours and organic career progression.

Hours are 8-6pm for 2, 3 or 4 shifts a week and one in 4 Saturdays from 8-1pm. We can accommodate more or less hours depending on what you are looking for.

Ideal Candidates should possess the following:

We are looking for a person with an eye for detail that is organised and efficient and has excellent time management skills.

You will be joining a vibrant, friendly team who all prioritise patient care and care for each other. We are proud of the supportive and kind environment that is fostered here. You will be appreciated, trusted, supported and provided opportunities for your own growth and development. Our nurses are utilised in all their skillset areas and provided continual opportunities to better themselves.

If this sounds like it might be the right place for your next move please get in touch.

Apply Today: steph.dealmeida@vet.partners


Redlands Veterinary Clinic, Thornlands, Redlands Coast (posted 2nd January)

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Redlands Veterinary Clinic is Hiring!

We are starting the search for an experienced nurse or technician, who delivers a high level of veterinary passion and attention, exceptional patient care and a fun, down to earth personality. This role will be a permanent position within the team going forward.

Ideally, the perfect candidate will be happy to work autonomously in a busy and fast paced clinic, but also be equally as excited to be part of a wonderful close knit team, and who doesn't mind a bit of a sing a long in the hospital. We deliver gold standard veterinary care to all creatures great and small, and invest in you our team, as part of our REDVET family.

What can we offer you?

What our ideal candidate would possess:

Check out our Facebook at www.facebook.com/redlandsvetclinic or on Instagram @redlandsvetclinic for more information.

If this sounds like your perfect role, please email admin@redlandsvetclinic.com.au ATT: Abbey Lovell or call 0411 794 124


Hinterland Veterinary Surgery, Nerang, Gold Coast Hinterland (posted 2nd January)

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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, blood, cytology and DNA testing, and a very successful puppy preschool.

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: vet@hintvet.com.au

See our website: www.hintvet.com.au


Straddie Vet, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island (posted 2nd January)

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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 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: jade@straddievet.com


Greencross Woolloongabba, South East Brisbane (posted 22nd December) Head Surgical Nurse Parental Leave Cover

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Head Surgical Nurse | Greencross Woolloongabba

Full-time - 12 month Maternity Leave Contract

We are looking for a person who is proudly professional and passionate about nursing, maintaining clinical standards, driving improvement, fear free/stress free handling and making sure that every animal who crosses our doorstep gets the best possible standard of care!

Our ideal Head Surgical Nurse is motivated to lead our Surgical nursing team, made up of nurses, and animal attendants with the goal of building a healthy and dynamic professional workforce, that enjoy a great work/life balance. We have a vision of the future and aim to become the benchmark for quality hospital management, great veterinary care, and happy teams.

About Your New Role:

About Your Skills & Experience:

No day will be the same, but you will always have a supportive team around you and fantastic clients and pets walking through the door.

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Kookaburra Veterinary Employment reserves the right to edit or omit any advertisement at our discretion. We take no responsibility for the accuracy of any advertisement shown and will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising under any circumstances.

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

From 17th July 2023 the fee for veterinary clinics to place adverts on this page is $145.00 inc GST per advert.

Adverts are placed for 2 months or until closing date and can be removed prior by request.

If you would like to place an advert, please email your advert to jobs@kookaburravets.com Please include full contact details. (please note - we will not accept faxed adverts)