Vet Nurses seeking Work

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Amber, NZ-Wide (posted 17th May) Locum Vet Nurse 27th May-5th July


My name is Amber, and I am a diploma qualified registered veterinary nurse. I am on the lookout for locum work between Monday 27th May - July 5th 2024. 

I am able to relocate if accommodation is available and travel costs are covered. 

I have been qualified for 18 months, and have a wide range of experience in all fields of veterinary nursing, including surgery, medical nursing, nurse consultations, emergency, triage, and reception. 

I finish my current job on Thursday 23rd of May, and am being paid out of my notice period, which ends on June 28th. I would love the opportunity to earn some extra money and gain experience, as I am heading overseas for a big OE with my partner on July 10th. I am currently located in Hawke's Bay. 

Please let me know if there is any work available that you think would be suitable for me. 

Kind regards, 

Chelsea, New Zealand-Wide (posted 11th April) Overseas Qualified Vet Nurse Seeking Sponsorship

Good day mate!

I am Chelsea and have been a vet nurse for almost 6 years in various clinics including a feline hospital, an exotics clinic and general practice which also have lots of second opinions and consultations for ophthalmology and orthopaedics by specialists. As a qualified vet nurse, I am capable of assisting the consultation and surgery such as monitoring anaesthesia and patient preparation like IV catheter placement and blood drawing etc., also helping with the diagnostic workup such as endoscopy and ECG, providing customer services and reception duties. Organizing puppy classes is one of my favourite duties in my vet nurse life and I would love to learn more from other clinics. Also I am keen to share my knowledge and experience with the junior nurses and help them to go through the difficulties in work.

I am keen on pursuing further knowledge and improving myself since working in this industry, I have completed Certificate IV in Vet Nursing, Fear Free Certification and ACVECC CPR (BLS & ALS) course, also keep on studying the Foundation Diploma in Feline Nursing by ISFM to provide the optimal nursing care to our furbabies. I am proud of myself as a passionate, detailed and responsible individual, also a good team player with good communication skills.

I am looking for a full time vet nurse position that can have job sponsorship for visa (482 subclass) and should be okay to stay for 5 years because of Hong Kong stream. I got my driving license so I am available to all places. Please feel free to contact me via WhatsApp (+852 6502 4632)or email ( if I am suitable for any positions and it would be great to have an opportunity to introduce myself to you!

Muhammad Usama Asghar, NZ-Wide (posted 4th April) Overseas Qualified Veterinarian Seeking Vet Nurse Position

I am Muhammad Usama Asghar, a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) graduate and a Level 8 Veterinary Nurse assessment from Vet-assess. Currently residing in NSW, I am open to relocating to any state in Australia or New Zealand for the right opportunity. With a strong foundation in mixed animal practice and specialized training in emergency veterinary care, I bring a comprehensive understanding of animal health and wellness to every role I undertake.

Highlights: - Two years of hands-on experience in mixed animal practice, providing quality care to a diverse range of animals. - Internship in a strictly small animal practice, specializing in emergency veterinary care and critical care management. - Volunteer work in a flood relief program for rescuing large and small animals in Pakistan, demonstrating my commitment to animal welfare in times of crisis. - Involvement in rabies vaccination programs with various organizations, contributing to public health initiatives and disease prevention efforts. - Four years of experience in organization and management of dog shows with GSD and kennel clubs, showcasing my leadership and organizational skills. - Attachment with my university's animal shelter for dogs and cats, gaining valuable hands-on experience in animal handling, care, and rehabilitation. 

 Seeking Opportunities: 
 I am currently seeking a position as a veterinary nurse or any training program as a veterinary nurse/assistant. With my diverse background and hands-on experience, I am confident in my ability to make a positive impact on your team and contribute to the well-being of animals under your care. 

 Let's Connect: 
Phone : +61-407-406-887 


Ashley Morrison, Kaipara (posted 18th March) Current Diploma VN Student

Hello, my name is Ashley Morrison and I am seeking employment in Kaipara New Zealand. I live in the Matakohe area.
I have my New Zealand Certificate in Rural Animal Technology, with around 2 years experience in large animals plus an extensive farming background. I have completed my New Zealand Certificate in Veterinary Nursing Assistant and am currently in my 2nd part time year of Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (level 6). I will graduate in November of 2024. I do have some small animal clinic experience but I am still learning and gaining confidence. 
I am looking for Full time or part time work, depending on the clinic location (commute to and from work).

CV available upon request with references and proof of qualifications if required. 
Phone: 0273997479
Contact anytime by email or phone. 
Kind regards 
Ashley Morrison 

Mel Samuels, Hamilton & Surrounds (posted 1st February) Experienced Vet Nurse

My name is Mel Samuels, I am 22 years old and looking for a job as a Veterinary Nurse near Hamilton, New Zealand. I am looking to start the week of 30th September 2024 until January/February 2025 and I am happy to do all shifts including nights/weekends, full time or part time. 

I graduate as a qualified RVN with a BSc Veterinary Nursing degree in September 2024, register as an RVN by July and I have a year and 10 weeks experience as an SVN in a referral practice.

Accommodation is not required.

I am motivated, communicative, eager to learn and grow. I am passionate about Vet Nursing and I would love the opportunity to work in New Zealand.

Hope to hear from you and I can provide a CV and references. 

Kind regards,
Mel Samuels
Whatsapp: +447806693577

Sam, Christchurch (posted 1st December) UK Qualified & Experienced Vet Nurse


I’m a UK qualified & registered veterinary nurse. I have been in practice since 2007. I’ve worked in small animal general practice and have been in emergency out of hours for the last 7 years.

I’m confident in all areas of nursing and always keen to learn any new skills. We’re moving out to Christchurch at the end of January. I have a 3 year work visa. I am looking for a part time position but also open to locum work. I can provide a cv and references. Please feel free to contact me. 


Erin, South Island (posted 27th November) UK Qualified Locum Vet Nurse

Hey everyone!

I'm Erin, a UK qualified/registered veterinary nurse. I've been a locum since I qualified in 2019 and have worked in a mix of GP and emergency practices.

I'm currently in NZ and I am looking for work in South Island from January 2024. I'm open to work placements between 3 weeks and 3 months. I'm happy to work shifts, including nights and weekends.

Accommodation would be greatly appreciated, but I'm also open to living in my campervan as long as I have somewhere safe to park up at night and access to a shower.

Let me know if you need any help over the next few months!

Email -
WhatsApp - +447501258941
Phone - 0273900116

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