Vet Nurses and other support staff

Nursing Positions Available in Veterinary Clinics - WA and NT

Baldivis Emergency Vet, South-East Rockingham, WA (posted 27th September)

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Nurse - Emergency and Critical Care - Casual position with potential for permanency

We are the emergency department at Baldivis Vet Hospital and we are looking for a casual nurse to work with us during after-hours.

Why you should work with us:

What we are after:

Shifts available:
Currently we have 5-6 of the below shifts available a fortnight. Must be able to work some weekends in that fortnight and public holidays.

Please email your CV or any questions you may have about the role to

Applecross Veterinary Hospital, Southern Perth, WA (posted 27th September)

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Full Time Veterinary Nurse

An opportunity currently exists for a full-time veterinary nurse to join our busy small animal practice in the suburb of Applecross in Perth Western Australia.

We are a long established (over 40 years) independent, fully computerised, small animal practice with an extensive client base and a busy case load of surgery and medical cases.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic person with a Certificate IV in Animal Nursing registered with the Veterinary Surgeons Board of Western Australia to take on this supportive role.

Reporting directly to the practice manager the ideal candidate will possess and be able to demonstrate the following skills and expertise:

The successful candidate will possess the following:

Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications. If this role is the right one for you, and you would like to become part of our team, please email your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above mentioned criteria to:

Steven Metcalfe
Practice Owner

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

PETstock VET Brighton, Butler, Outer Northern Perth, WA (posted 21st September)

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Veterinary Nurse – Part Time

Working with our Head Nurse, you will support the clinic to provide world class veterinary care. PETstock VET has established itself as an industry leader with a focus on delivering world class, innovative patient care & providing a work environment where our team feel like they belong and are valued for the experience & skill set they bring.

We are a tight-nit team who like to work hard for our patients and clients, who love to share a laugh and cake! Our clinic has recently been renovated, creating a vibrant workplace. We appreciate nurses want to nurse, we have dedicated receptionists meaning that there is little reception coverage required allowing you to use and develop your medial and surgical skills.

Hear from our team:

What we’re looking for…You're a qualified Cert 4 Veterinary Nurse who understands the importance of providing exceptional care for our pet clients & their family! Building strong & meaningful relationships with both your colleagues & clients and you enjoy working as part of a team!  You're someone who has flexibly as there will be a need to work Saturdays.

What we can offer you:

If this exciting opportunity sounds like the role, you are looking for, please apply online or by sending your resume and cover letter to Jess -

As we continue to grow & add to the family, Petstock Group was formed….acknowledging our history, where we’ve come from and all we have achieved…we have now come together for the pets that inspire us!  We are all about…People, Pets & Planet.

Dunsborough Veterinary Hospital, Margaret River Region WA (posted 21st September)



A fantastic opportunity has become available for a part time or casual veterinary nurse to join our team in beautiful Dunsborough, Western Australia.

We are seeking a veterinary nurse to join our team of 7 experienced vets, 7 nurses and 3 support staff on a long term basis.

The Dunsborough Veterinary Hospital is a modern companion animal practice within a purpose built facility. We are located in the coastal town of Dunsborough which is surrounded by stunning swimming and surfing beaches and the Margaret River wine region.

We place great importance on both high standards of veterinary science as well as an enjoyable work life balance. We are proud of our culture, one where we support and care for each other and our clients, and this has served us well through the pandemic.

The practice is flexible and can accommodate the right person with special interests and skills. We are predominantly small animal (>90%) but still with a small and enjoyable amount of equine work mainly centered on reproduction and the stud season. Equine skills and experience are not essential but can be catered for if you are interested.

Employment conditions are structured around the award but remuneration is generous and significantly above award and would be commensurate with experience ,new graduates are  encouraged to apply.

Services offered include:

We have a happy, friendly, close-knit, fully qualified and very capable team of nursing, reception and support staff and pride ourselves on offering a high level of service to our clientele.

For any queries or to submit an application, please email:

See our website:


Comet Bay Vet Hospital, Golden Bay WA (posted 13th September) Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist


Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist – Full or Part time

About the role:

We are a state-of-the-art small animal vet hospital in Golden Bay, dedicated to providing excellent client service. We are looking for an exceptional vet nurse who thrives in providing excellent client service to pet parents to join our young and energetic team. We are a closely knit team of thirteen.

Our nurses enjoy each other’s company both at work and outside of work. So if you are looking for a place where you will feel at home and the owner listens to you, this could be the role for you.

The successful applicant will work with a busy nursing and reception team and will need to be able to:

About You:

What you will get:

To apply for this position, please email your CV along with a covering letter to:



Kingsway Veterinary Centre, Madeley, Perth WA (posted 12th September)

Veterinary Nurse - Permanent Part Time

Kingsway Veterinary Centre are looking for an enthusiastic Vet Nurse to join our team.

We pride ourselves as being a practice delivering gold standard veterinary care and excellent customer service.

We have grown to be a very valuable part of our local Community and has also become a respected veterinary practice in the area.

What can we offer?

What do we expect?

If this is you apply now by sending your cover letter and CV to:

We are waiting for your application.

Challenger Vet Hospital, Kwinana, South of Perth, WA (posted 12th September)

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Would you like to work as part of a great team at a privately owned clinic in Perth’s southern suburbs?

An exciting opportunity is available for a part-time or full-time veterinary nurse to join our high-quality, purpose-built veterinary hospital. A recent Veterinary Surgeons Board inspection classified it as one of the top 10% of practices in the state.

We are a very collaborative team with a really interesting and varied case load. We have great clients who appreciate the care we give to their pets.

Challenger Veterinary Hospital is a locally owned independent practice operating since 2015. We are situated 30km south of Perth CBD near the coast. The hospital was purpose built eight years ago and is well equipped with digital x-ray, a new Omega MyLab ultrasound machine, Zeiss digital microscope with camera, in-house blood machines, dog, cat and isolation wards, two designated surgical theatres and a dental room. We have recently expanded the hospital which has greatly improved our work flow and the staff, patient and client experience. Have a look at our Facebook page for a tour of the recent improvements to our hospital. You can also visit our website:

We do the vast majority of major surgery in house and have a busy surgical load. The practice enjoys regular visits from Dr Ewen Blaikie Small Animal Surgeon and Dr Jarrad Chromow Ultrasonographer.

We are growing and would love to employ a qualified veterinary nurse who enjoys interacting with clients as they practice a high standard of nursing care.
The practice enjoys solid trusting relationships with our clients who really appreciate excellent customer service whilst still maintaining a friendly down to earth attitude. We have a very supportive and enjoyable working environment with an experienced team of eight veterinarians and experienced veterinary nurses.

The pay scale is well above award. Experienced, qualified Veterinary Nurses will be offered $30-35/hr commensurate with experience. Saturday is paid at time and a half for the whole day and Sunday at double time. Your nursing registration fee will be paid for and CPD is encouraged and subsidised. Days worked are very flexible.

We offer free veterinary services for your personal pets.

The person we are looking for:

New graduates are welcome to apply but we are primarily looking for experienced nurses.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this job and are keen to join our team, please forward your resume to:

Caryn Veterinary Hospital, Edgewater, Northern Perth WA (posted 11th September)

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All-rounder Veterinary Nurse - if you’re a jack of all trades (or want to be!) then we want you!

This is a new role but an exciting one! If you’re motivated, client-focused and have attention to detail then this role will be perfect for you.

Our ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong work ethic with a love of chatting to clients, working efficiently and providing top-notch care to patients. You’ll love educating clients, providing a great standard of care to their pets and working well within a team as well as independently.

Oh, and the ability to have a laugh is essential!

Do you thrive on feeling like you've achieved results for your patients and clients, and have a positive 'can-do' attitude? Then you're perfect for our team!



This role is for a part time or full time Veterinary Nurse that encompasses reception, surgery, home visit assistance and float nursing. We are open to discussing hours of work - while experience in this particular role is preferred, as long as you have the right enthusiastic and positive attitude then you are who we are looking for!

Your role encompasses all reception duties, administrative needs and some marketing (social media, newsletters etc). The nursing and float nurse duties include surgical monitoring, taking and running bloods, stock control, hospital and cleaning duties and assisting with home visits and other nursing duties. You will be part of a 1.5 Vet, 2.5 Nurse team and you will have direct input into maintaining and continuing to build a vet clinic that thrives with loyal clients and patients, and working with a well-liked Vet, Nurses and Groomer. Being proactive, efficient and having strong attention to detail is a must.



The successful candidate will be rewarded with an attractive salary above award + Superannuation + Bonuses and Incentives + Puppy School.

Please email your resume to: and a brief outline of what attracts you to the role by the 29th September.

Only successful candidates will be contacted but we will retain all resumes for future positions.

Western Australian Vet Emergency & Specialty, Success, Southern Perth WA (posted 11th September) Surgery Nurse



Western Australian Veterinary Emergency and Specialty (WAVES) is currently looking for a Full Time Surgery Nurse to join our team.

WAVES opened in Success, WA in May 2013 and is a continually growing specialty veterinary hospital. The surgery department is one of seven services currently operating within the hospital.

Every day here is challenging, you never know what you are going to see next.

At WAVES you will get more responsibility and be able to influence what happens with the patients. You will learn so much and there is always more to learn. You get to do fun stuff like scrubbing into and anaesthesia monitoring for major surgical procedures, including Total Hip Replacements, Spinal Decompression, Patella Groove Replacement, Arthroscopic and Laparoscopic procedures, External and Internal fixation of fractures, Arthrodesis procedures, TECA’s, Perineal Urethrostomy, Thoracotomy, Laparotomy, BOAS, Skin Reconstruction and many more. There is also, MRI and CT imaging to see and of course you get to know all sorts of instrumentation.

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You will be providing patients with the highest standards of care and feel confident that you are doing the best for people’s pets.

WAVES is committed to finding the right team to staff our hospital over the long term. We are looking for energetic, enthusiastic, and dedicated nurses who understand that veterinary nursing isn’t a 9-5 job, are genuinely interested in surgical veterinary procedures and are willing to consistently provide quality patient care in a sometimes-hectic environment. You need to have a Certificate IV in veterinary nursing or equivalent and must have at least 2 years of experience in general practice. Previous experience in a referral hospital would be a big advantage however your approach is the most important thing to us. You will get training, continuing education and workplace support if you have the right attitude, but only lack the experience.

Please only apply if you are flexible within your working hours and you have a real passion for surgery.

Your work will include preparing patients for surgery including blood-taking, catheter placement, clip and prep of surgical site, anaesthetic monitoring or scrubbing in, care of patients whilst in hospital and liaising with their owners, instrument cleaning and sterilization.

You must be able to work efficiently within our team environment supporting our surgeons and all our team members.

You will be working with our interns and surgeons as a team to help the patients through their procedures and facilitate the highest standard of patient care until they are discharged home.

You will need to encourage and support all staff in the team, especially junior or less experienced members whether they are nurses or vets. You will need to spot things that require doing and get on with them without being asked. To make sure the hospital keeps running smoothly, you will need to keep the hospital clean, walk dogs to let them stretch their legs and have a sniff, stock shelves, keep the laundry moving and cuddle patients as required. If you have time, you can have a coffee too.

In return for your hard work and dedication, WAVES will:

Surgical veterinary nursing is not for everyone. To take on this job you need emotional resilience, staying power, a belief that miracles are possible (they are), and a healthy dose of pragmatism. However, the rewards can be amazing! You will love the team and get a real buzz from working with us.

We take recruitment very seriously because we know it is important to get the right people and it is also important that you are going to like working with us. We want to build up a team of people who will stay for years, be part of the WAVES family, and grow with us.

If you think that you may be the person we are looking for please email a cover letter and your CV attention to Cathy at We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Cannington Veterinary Hospital, South Perth WA (posted 8th September)

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Veterinary Nurse – Part-Time

About us:

Cannington Veterinary Hospital has offered personalised veterinary care to small companion animals for many years. The dedicated and experienced team provide professional care to cats and dogs along with a pet adoption service. Cannington will provide you with valuable experience in all facets of a small companion veterinary practice, backed by a supportive, friendly team.

The Opportunity:

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our team on a part-time basis (28+ hours per week). We are looking for someone that is equally comfortable on reception or in theatre, who loves what they do.

Responsibilities will include:

To be successful for this position, you will have:

What’s on offer:

If you would like to apply, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Animal Emergency Centre Midland, North-East Perth WA (posted 7th September)

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Veterinary Nursing Manager - Full Time

AEC Midland

Calling All Animal Lovers!

Are you passionate about providing top-notch care for our furry friends? Do you have the skills to lead a team of dedicated veterinary nurses? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! AEC Midland is seeking a talented and enthusiastic Veterinary Nursing Manager to join our amazing team.

Why join us? Well, apart from getting to cuddle adorable animals all day, you'll have the chance to make a real difference in their lives. As the Veterinary Nursing Manager at AEC Midland, you'll oversee a team of compassionate professionals who are committed to providing exceptional care for every patient that walks through our doors.

But that's not all – we're not your average clinic! At AEC Midland, we understand that emergencies don't always happen during the day. That's why we need someone who's ready to embrace the exciting world of working some nights!

As the Veterinary Nursing Manager, you'll be the hero behind the scenes, coordinating and leading our team to deliver outstanding veterinary care. You'll ensure that our hospital runs like a well-oiled machine, with the perfect blend of expertise, empathy, and a whole lot of wagging tails!

What are we looking for? Here are the essential qualities we'd love to see in our Veterinary Nursing Manager:

Leadership skills: Inspire, guide, and mentor our dedicated team of veterinary nurses to deliver the highest level of care.

Veterinary expertise: Have a solid background in veterinary nursing, including strong surgical and medical knowledge, to support and assist our staff when needed.

Organisation wizardry: Keep our hospital running smoothly by coordinating schedules, managing resources, and overseeing day-to-day operations.
Communication maestro: Excellent interpersonal skills are a must! You'll collaborate with our incredible team of veterinarians, veterinary nurses, and support staff to ensure seamless patient care and client satisfaction.

Night owl mentality: Embrace the thrill of working some nights, because emergencies can happen at any hour, and our furry friends need us around the clock!

Passion for animal welfare: Show genuine care and compassion for our patients and their families, and be an advocate for their well-being.

At AEC Midland, we believe in work-life balance and fostering a supportive and friendly environment. We offer competitive compensation, generous benefits, and endless opportunities for professional growth.

So, if you're ready to lead a team of talented veterinary nurses, have a passion for animal care, and don't mind the occasional late-night cuddle session, then we want to hear from you! Join us at AEC Midland, where every day is an adventure in saving lives and making tails wag!

Click here to apply now and let's embark on this incredible journey together!

Bull Creek Vet, Southern Perth WA (posted 7th September) Head Vet Nurse


Head Vet Nurse

We are searching for an exceptional Head Vet Nurse who will be based at our Bull Creek clinic but will divide their time between our 3 busy clinics.

This role will predominately be hands on vet nursing along with the mentoring and training of junior nurses. There will be the occasional basic administrative work that needs to be done but this is not a large component of the role.

Our clinics are closed on public holidays and are only open half day on Saturdays which are worked on a rotational basis. There is very little overtime expected so you can always plan on what time you will be home.

If you are looking for a role that offers variety and challenge and feel that you meet the criteria above we encourage you to apply by sending your cover letter and CV to Brooke Dunwoodie, HR Manager at  

An attractive remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

See our website:

Vetwest, South Perth WA (posted 7th September)


Vet Nurse | Vetwest South Perth

Vetwest South Perth are seeking an experienced veterinary nurse to join the team!

Vetwest South Perth is seeking an experienced, self motivated veterinary nurse to join their energetic, dynamic team.

South Perth is a busy hospital with a large team of vets and nurses.  Every day is unique with a good range of surgeries and medical cases to keep things interesting.  The successful candidate must display initiative and want the opportunity to nurse at a higher level, utilising their existing skills as well as continuing to learn and develop new ones.  We offer support, training and encourage continuing education.

About you


The successful applicant will possess the ability to:

The Benefits

About us

Vetwest Animal Hospitals are a leading and highly regarded multi-vet company.  Across our 16 locations, Vetwest Animal Hospitals are committed to providing excellence in veterinary care. Our aim is to provide a friendly work environment with an emphasis on high standards of care and continuing education.  It is also a workplace that is focused on mental health and we are passionate about creating longevity in the industry.

Our South Perth hospital is a purpose built, fully-equipped hospital and provides a great working environment which is busy, stimulating and well managed.  The hospital offers:

Please apply directly to Steph De Almeida at VetPartners :   

Please include your resume and cover letter.

Vetwest Canning Vale, South Perth WA (posted 6th September)

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Senior Veterinary Nurse - Full Time or Part Time

Vetwest Canning Vale are seeking an experienced veterinary nurse to join the team!

Vetwest Canning Vale are seeking an experienced, self motivated veterinary nurse to join their energetic, dynamic team.

Vetwest Canning Vale is a busy hospital with a large team of vets and nurses. Every day is unique with a diverse range of surgeries and medical cases to keep things interesting. The successful candidate should display initiative and want the opportunity to nurse at a higher level, utilising their existing skills as well as continuing to learn and develop new ones. We offer support, training and encourage continuing education.

About you Essential:

The successful applicant will possess the ability to:

The Benefits:

About us

Vetwest Animal Hospitals are a leading and highly regarded multi-vet company. Across our 16 locations, Vetwest Animal Hospitals are committed to providing excellence in veterinary care. Our aim is to provide a friendly work environment with an emphasis on high standards of care and continuing education. It is also a workplace that is focused on mental health and we are passionate about creating longevity in the industry.

Our Canning Vale hospital is a purpose built, fully-equipped hospital and provides a great working environment which is busy, stimulating and well managed.

The hospital offers:

Please apply directly to our Talent Acquisition Business Partner Stephanie De Almeida:

Please include your resume and cover letter.

Western Australian Vet Emergency & Specialty, Success, Southern Perth, WA (posted 5th September)

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Veterinary Dermatology Nurse full time position available

The dermatology team at WAVES vet hospital is seeking a full-time vet nurse to join the expanding WAVES family. The position is full-time consisting of 38hrs on 4 working days per week.

There are no weekends, on-call nor public holiday work (!!!) and everyone leaves on time.

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and dedicated nurse who is genuinely interested in working within the specialised dermatology department. The nurses are the heart & soul of the Dermatology clinic, forming close relationships with our regular patients and clients. We understand the importance of job satisfaction; and therefore, the nurses share roles in the clinic with a balance of administrative, consulting and procedures so that the workload is varied across the week.

WAVES Dermatology is a fully equipped referral hospital, where nurses are trained to a high standard to learn and perform advanced dermatological procedures such as allergy testing, CT scans, MRI, video-otoscopy , skin biopsies and Phovia photobiomodulation. You will get to work alongside other members of the WAVES family, including specialists and nurses from the other departments i.e. medicine, surgery, emergency, radiology and dentistry.

The successful applicant must have:

The current working schedule is as follows; On Monday, we consult from 10am to 6pm. For Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, we consult from 8am to 6pm. We also consult at satellite clinics and the successful applicant must be available to travel north of the river once every 3-4 weeks.

In return for your hard work and dedication, WAVES Dermatology will:

WAVES Dermatology is committed to finding the right team member to stay with our WAVES family long term.

So, if you think that you may be the person we are looking for please email Sam Kendall at with your resume & to get further information on our recruitment process. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Karrinyup Small Animal Hospital, Balcatta, North of Perth WA (posted 5th September)

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PART TIME OPPORTUNITY Veterinary Nurse - Small Animal Practice
Balcatta, Western Australia

Job Description:


About Us:
Karrinyup Small Animal Hospital ( is an independent family-owned hospital that has a strong focus on evidence-based medicine, surgery, dentistry, behaviour, and low-stress fear-free handling. We are a 100% small animal clinic with a high caseload.

We have separate cat and dog sections in our spacious waiting area, dedicated sterile surgical theatre with a height adjustable table, ample workspaces in the treatment area, dental wet tables and a comfortable staff room retreat for taking breaks. To complement and expand the range of services we offer our patients, we also work closely with a visiting small animal surgeon and ultrasonographer, and have a great relationship with specialist referral centres.

We aim “To be the most excellent vet hospital in Perth where we practise top end medicine and surgery, quality is uncompromised, and patients are loved as our very own pets.” Our mission statement of “caring for pets, their people and our planet” is fleshed out in our daily operations running by our core values of Compassion, Accountability, Reliability and Excellence."

“Overall, very high standards” was the comment from our recent VSBWA Audit.

We encourage our team to develop skills in their special interests. We provide our nurses with paid membership with CAVE and Vet Education and allocate a generous amount of paid CE annually. Remuneration is based on experience, above the Industry Award, with regular remuneration assessments made based on productivity.

It’s Time to Apply:
To apply, email Cindy at: a cover letter specifically highlighting why you think that this is an ideal role for you together with a fully up to date resume.

All applications will be equally reviewed; however, we will only communicate with shortlisted applicants.

Shelley Veterinary Clinic, Willetton, South Perth WA (posted 4th September)

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Qualified Part-Time or Full-Time Veterinary Nurse Required

Are you ready to join a friendly, service-orientated team in a new purpose-built premises? We are looking for a nurse who will flourish in a team which practices a very high level of veterinary nursing, and who gets excited about contributing to the everyday running of the practice.

We are ideally looking for a nurse with at least 2 years’ experience in veterinary nursing, although a high level of initiative, compassion and enthusiasm will also be considered favourably. We are a small animal clinic with a varied and steadily increasing work-load.

We offer a friendly working environment with experienced veterinarians who strongly believe in developing our nurses’ careers. Our staff are highly motivated and enthusiastic, who not only understand true client service, but also work extremely well together, making our work environment an enjoyable place to be. Professional development is supported and encouraged.

Veterinary toys include digital x-ray processing, full anaesthetic monitoring, IM3 dental machine, VetScan, dedicated surgical theatre, Bair Hugger and fluid pumps. 

If you are looking for the opportunity to practice high level veterinary care, extend your nursing responsibilities and increase your nursing knowledge, all whilst working in a great environment, please send your CV with a covering letter to 

O'Connor Vet, Southern Perth WA (posted 1st September) Vet Nurse / Animal Attendant

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Veterinary Nurse/Animal Attendant 

We are looking for someone with a can-do, positive attitude to join our friendly team in O'Connor.

The successful candidate will be someone who enjoys working in a team and prides themselves on their exceptional customer service skills.

We are willing to train the right candidate and encourage those who are just starting out in their animal care career to apply as well as those who have completed their Cert IV and offer more experience. A good work ethic and a collaborative outlook is what we value above all else.

Our recently renovated clinic is close to vibrant cafes and is a short 10 minute car ride to Fremantle. We encourage a healthy work life balance for our staff, we do not open public holidays, Saturdays are half days which are worked on a rotational basis and overtime is kept to a minimum with the typical working week not exceeding 38 hours. An attractive remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

If this sounds like you please apply by sending your cover letter and CV to Brooke Dunwoodie, HR Manager at

Sorrento Animal Hospital, Northern Coastal Perth, WA (posted 1st September)

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Ready to Unleash Your Paw-some Skills? Join Us at Sorrento Animal Hospital! Hey there, animal-loving superstar! If you're a talented and qualified veterinary nurse on the lookout for an exciting opportunity, we've got just the spot for you at Sorrento Animal Hospital.

About Us: At Sorrento Animal Hospital, we're not your ordinary clinic - we're a bunch of passionate pet enthusiasts who take pride in delivering top-notch care to our furry friends. Our team is all about giving pets the TLC they deserve.

Position Overview: As a Veterinary Nurse extraordinaire at Sorrento Animal Hospital, you'll be a key player in our cast of characters, assisting our veterinarians, pampering our patients, and offering a helping hand to their adoring owners. Get ready to show off your skills in anaesthesia, radiology, surgical support, and patient high-fives as you work alongside our fun-loving crew.

What We're Wagging Our Tails For:

Why Sorrento Animal Hospital is the Place to Be:

Ready to Roll Over into a New Chapter? Buckle up for some tail-wagging fun! Send over your resume and a cover letter that lets your personality shine to We're all ears to hear why you're thrilled about hopping on board the Sorrento Animal Hospital adventure.

Join us in dishing out pawsitively awesome care and creating a warm and fuzzy haven for pets, their families and the bunch at work.

Apply today and let's get this pet party started!

Woodvale Park Veterinary Hospital, Northern Perth WA (posted 29th August)


POSITION – Part-time/Casual Nurse
CANDIDATE – Nurse with CERT IV qualification
TYPE OF PRACTICE – 100% small animal (with ~25% avian)
LOCATION – Northern suburbs approximately 15 minutes from CBD

About us

We are a small, close-knit team based in north Perth. We are bound by our love of animals and the people who consider them their family. The owner comes from an academic and specialist background and thus values continuing education and gold standard care.

Our motto is ‘your pets are our pets’ and while this may seem cliché it is how we genuinely feel. Our clients appreciate that we care deeply for their pets and as a result we tend to attract people who are kind, compassionate animal lovers just like us!

Additionally, we uphold a commitment to treating each member of the team with the respect, patience and dignity they deserve and expect the same of any new additions.

The clinic is small but well-equipped. We have digital radiology (to include dental rads), ultrasound, in-house CBC, biochemistry, and a dedicated sterile theatre. Most cytology, including Gram’s stain, is performed in-house. We use EzyVet as our software which is admittedly not easy but does allow remote access.

Check us out on:  

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or our website -  - to get a better sense of us.

About you

We are looking for an exceptional nurse with:

About the role

Our offer

How to apply

To apply please send a cover letter and CV to Todd at:

For enquiries please either email: or call 0422 423 331.

Bedford Dianella Veterinary Centre, Perth North East WA (posted 28th August)


Full Time or Part Time Nurse

Bedford-Dianella Vet Centre is privately owned with staff who genuinely enjoy their work.

We have a full-time position available but would also consider two, flexible part-time nurses to share the role.

We pride ourselves on the relationships we have built with our clients over the years and intend to continue to build these relationships for years to come. We are a cheerful group who are approachable and helpful with any questions you may have. We are Gold Level Cat Friendly Clinic accredited with ASFM/ISFM. Using minimal restraint techniques, we aim to complete tasks and procedures so that patients, owners and staff remain stress free and safe. We have highly experienced vets and nurses and very well equipped and maintained facilities which enable us to consistently provide outstanding patient care.

We like everyone to be fresh and focused when at work and have excellent rosters to support this. You would work a variety of reception, surgical and hospital shifts.

The ideal applicant will have the following:

Both full-time and part-time nurses are encouraged to apply. Generous remuneration packages are available.

Please don’t hesitate to phone us on 08 9275 9283 or visit our website  to see our live client testimonials and look at our Facebook and Instagram feeds.

Please email your cover letter, resume, VSB registration certificate and any other relevant documentation to

GEOvet Veterinary Hospital, Busselton WA (posted 21st August)

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Full time or Part Time Nurse wanted for GEOvet Practice

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a full time or part time veterinary nurse to join our team. GEOvet is a privately owned, mixed animal practice with a friendly team, situated in the beautiful town of Busselton. We are a busy, well equipped hospital with all the shiny bells and whistles. We handle a large and varied caseload of dogs, cats, native animals and exotic pets.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly vet nurse who has a strong work ethic and loves what they do. Our ideal candidate would have a minimum of 1 year experience and must have certificate IV in veterinary nursing. Our nurses are very hands on and involved in all aspects of patient and client care. We are looking for someone who is confident monitoring anaesthesia, administering medications, placing catheters, drawing blood and communicating with clients.

Staff are supported to pursue continuing education and ongoing training. Our hospital is spacious and designed for you to be able to do your job in a happy and fun work environment.

About You:

Please feel free to contact us if you would like more information about the position.

Full time and part-time applicants are encouraged to apply. To apply please send resumes to

Noranda & Beechboro Veterinary Clinics, Perth WA (posted 17th August)

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Veterinary Nurse - Part Time or Casual

We are a small, friendly veterinary practice working between two clinics. We are seeking a part-time/casual Veterinary Nurse to join our team.



To apply for this position please send our CV and a covering letter to:

RSPCA WA, Malaga, North Perth WA (posted 17th August)


Veterinary Nurse - Permanent Part Time

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) WA is the state's leading voice in animal welfare. On an average day, we employ around 100 staff and we have the support of an amazing group of volunteers. Together, our team works diligently toward preventing animal cruelty.

About this opportunity

The veterinary clinic based at the RSPCA WA shelter in Malaga provides services for the shelter animals and the RSPCA WA Inspectorate. As we do not offer a veterinary service to the public, there is no reception work.

This permanent, part-time role will be two to three 7.6-hour days, aimed at a Veterinary Nurse who is able to work unsupervised and does not require supervision from a veterinary surgeon for general, and more complex, nursing tasks.


Carry out all nursing tasks without instruction including (but not limited to); preparation of animals for surgery, anesthetic monitoring, conduct radiography under instruction from veterinarian, and help with more junior staff members Provide assistance to volunteers and other nursing/support staff as required and maintain a friendly, helpful manner at all times.
Provide general animal care, including feeding, cleaning, exercising of animals in care, without requiring any veterinary supervision or requiring additional assistance.
Be willing to assist or handle a wide variety of animals, with appropriate training as required. Advise other team members on how to do this safely and do this in a manner to reduce potential for harm to both persons and animals at all times Comply with workplace policies and procedures, including Occupational Safety and Health and Equal Opportunity legislation.

Skills & experience


At RSPCA WA, we accept and celebrate our differences. We aim to create a diverse workforce where all individuals are treated with dignity and respect. We believe it is in the RSPCA WA's best interests and those who work within it, to recognise the value of each individual and to combat prejudice, stereotyping and harassment.

How to Apply

For more information on the key responsibilities and requirements of the role, please access the Position Description on our website:

Applications are being accepted now!

Applications must include a concise CV along with a covering statement outlining the skills and experience you would bring to this role and your salary expectations.

For any enquiries or to apply please contact Rachel Simm on:

Cherry Court Vet Clinic, North East Perth WA (posted 17th August)

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Amazing position for a brilliant nurse in a privately owned vet clinic!

We believe in effective and clear communication with our clients, building great client-vet relationships and the personal approach we offer each client and pet is what makes us successful.

We believe the clinic is only as good as the team in it and therefore only employ the best.

The successful candidate should:

More about the role:

How to apply:

Please email your resume and a cover letter about why we should pick you and some references to Dr Berol at 

Ascot Equine Veterinarians, Eastern Perth WA (posted 11th August) Casual Equine Nurses

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Equine nursing positions – casual

As the busy breeding season approaches here in the Southern Hemisphere, several opportunities exist for veterinary nurses to join our young and energetic team in Ascot, Western Australia.

Our Equine Veterinary Hospital and Diagnostic Centre offers full surgical, medical and ambulatory services and seasonal neonatal intensive care services. Our caseload of surgical and medical cases is busy and varied. The hospital is equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, video and dynamic respiratory endoscopy, gastroscopy, arthroscopy and laparoscopy.

The ideal applicant will have the following:

Remuneration: Above award, commensurate with experience

To apply: Please send your cover letter and CV to (for the attention of Danika).

To learn more about Ascot Equine Vets, please visit and our Facebook and Instagram pages.

Bull Creek Vet, Southern Perth (posted 7th August)

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Experienced Veterinary Nurse

Are you looking for a clinic that excels in customer relations and advocates for the patients best interest? Bull Creek Vet is a clinic located 15 minutes from Perth CBD and just a stones throw from the vibrant city of Fremantle. We are a close-knit friendly team seeking a Cert IV experienced, qualified Veterinary Nurse to join our team. This role would suit someone who is ready to take the next step in their career and step into a senior nurse position.

We encourage a healthy work life balance for our staff, we do not open public holidays, Saturdays are half days, are worked on a rotational basis and overtime is kept to a minimum with the typical working week not exceeding 38 hours. An attractive remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

If this sounds like you please apply by sending your cover letter and CV to Brooke Dunwoodie, HR Manager at

Harrisdale Animal Hospital, SE Perth WA (posted 7th August)

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Full or Part time Vet Nurse

Harrisdale Animal Hospital is looking for a passionate and caring Vet Nurse to join our team on a permanent basis.

About us: 

We are a brand new purpose-built Vet Hospital providing high levels of patient care in a fun, professional environment. We are open 7 days a week and we are looking for the right person to join our dedicated team.

About the role:

What you will need: 


If you are interested in joining our team please email your CV to our practice manager, June

Northern Territory Veterinary Services, Alice Springs NT (posted 2nd August)

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Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

Northern Territory Veterinary Services is looking for an experienced vet nurse to join our growing dedicated team of vets and nurses in Alice Springs and on occasion in Katherine. Experience and/or qualifications in Vet Nursing is preferable. Salary $65,000 - $72,000 based on experience.

Alice Vet Centre is a busy mixed animal practices based in the NT, currently staffed by a team of 6 vets, 7 nurses, 2 receptionists and a kennel hand. The practice is extremely well equipped and handles a large and varied caseload of dogs, cats, horses, native animals and exotic pets. Equipment includes digital x-ray (table based, portable and dental), ultrasounds, endoscopes, in house Idexx lab machines, iM3 dental machine, fluid pumps, pulse ox, ECG and BP monitors, advanced orthopaedic equipment (TPLO), cattle and horse ultrasound, fully computerized with Rx works.

We also operate Aboriginal Community Veterinary Services, providing services to remote indigenous communities throughout the whole NT. Visits last for 1 to 14 days, averaging 5 days duration and are often to spectacular and otherwise inaccessible areas.

The position involves all aspects of animal care and vet nursing including feeding, grooming, medical care of patients, cleaning, stable maintenance, surgical nursing, inventory management, reception duties and visits accompanying vets to remote towns, stations and communities.

The practices are modern, purpose built, computerised, spacious and air-conditioned. Staff are supported to pursue continuing education and ongoing training.

Alice Springs is a vibrant town of 28,000 with all major facilities including a hospital, schools, sporting clubs, restaurants, cinemas, ten pin bowling and loads of outdoor activities. It has a major airport with flights to most capitals daily. Camping, cycling, hiking, motor sports and all popular sports and games are some of the recreation activities.

A generous salary package will be negotiated dependent on qualifications and experience.

Assistance with accommodation may also be possible.

Selection Criteria

Selection Criteria- Highly Desirable

Check out our website: or find us on NT Vets FB

Alex Burleigh
08 89723599

Mira Mar Veterinary Hospital, Albany WA  (posted 1st August)

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Level IV Veterinary Nurse Position

Mira Mar Veterinary Hospital (MMVH) is currently recruiting. We are seeking an experienced, qualified VN to join our team in 2023. MMVH is a small animal hospital in the beautiful regional city of Albany, WA, population ~40,000. We employ 5 permanent vets as well as 2 locum vets on a recurrent basis.

We work in a spacious, purpose-built building and deliver a high level of service and care to our patients and their families. All our current staff work on a less than full time roster to facilitate work-life balance.

For more on us visit:

Hours of employment for this position are negotiable.

Ideally, we are looking to add a fourth experienced, qualified nurse to our team of three who each work 25+ hours per week. We have 3 qualified casual VNs on our roster as well as 2 trainee VNs, giving good cover for VN leave entitlements. Our support team also includes a receptionist and 2 animal attendants.

The pay rates and entitlements for this position are according to, or exceed, the Animal Care and Veterinary Services Award.

The commencement date for this position is negotiable but is ideally as soon as is practical for a successful applicant.

For further information or to register your interest in this position please contact Dr Sara Gendle or Dr Jim Darmody at MMVH.

(ph) 08 98415422

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