Providing opportunities for students and graduates

We partner with hundreds of animal related businesses and organisations across Australia to prepare Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing students for a vocation in the animal industry.  These businesses and organisations regularly approach us when they are recruiting new employees for paid and voluntary positions. If you are currently looking for work or seeking a new opportunity we encourage you to bookmark this page and visit back regularly to check the positions vacant section. If you are a representative from a business or organisation, we encourage all of our partner veterinary practices, pet shops, equine facilities, shelters and other animal related organisations to forward their positions advertised to us.  Simply submit your JOB ADVERTISEMENT here  

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View our currently listed jobs below.

AVT is currently seeking candidates to fill several positions including:

  • Student and Industry Liaison Officer
  • Workplace student supervisor (full time or part time)
  • Marker/assessor for Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing and Cert II and Cert III in Animal Studies courses (25-35 hours per week)

Find out more here

Looking for a non-clinical career?

Would you like a Trainee Veterinary Recruitment role with Vetlink Employment Service?

Vetlink is Australia’s leading veterinary recruitment company. Vetlink places vets and vet nurses into locum and permanent positions in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and other countries.

Attributes/Skills required:

  • Good interpersonal skills Lots of energy
  • Self-motivated
  • High standard of English and grammar
  • Ability to write well Well-developed IT skills (Microsoft products)

Responsibilities and duties:

  • Assist our veterinary recruiters
  • Data entry
  • Preparation of applications
  • Drafting job adverts and emails
  • Manage information and more…

Benefits:

  • Work with a small friendly team.
  • The new office is a turn of the century, fully renovated, building in Mosman Park, Western Australia. It is well located between the river and the sea and near the train and shops. It has a garden and generous veranda.

We also have a job available in our Sydney office (Assistance with relocation available)

Hours: 38 hours per week

At Vetlink, you work hard and have a lot of fun. It is essential that you like chocolate and cake!!!

Salary: $55 000pa plus superan plus uncapped commission.

Please only apply if you are an Australia Citizen or Resident or have a suitable work visa.

To apply please email an application letter and CV to vetlink@vetlink.com.au

VetPartners have over 100 veterinary practices located around Australia and in New Zealand including some well known practice groups such as Vetwest Animal Hospitals and AdelaideVets. VetPartners look for talented individuals who share a vision for caring for animals through the provision of high quality of care. Each practice in the VetPartners family is different, providing you with options to create a career path that spans across different interests, or even geographies. To find out about their current vacancies visit the VetPartners careers page VetPartners Careers Page

Greencross Vets is the largest provider of veterinary services in Australia and are continually seeking veterinary nursing staff that have a strong desire to practice quality medicine, excellent patient care and are dedicated to maintaining their professional skills at a high level. As well as seeking Veterinary Nurses they also advertise other positions online. To find out about their current vacancies visit the Greencross Careers Page

Organisation:  Spearwood Veterinary Hospital Job Title: Casual Vet Nurse Location:  Spearwood | Perth | Western Australia Type of work:  General veterinary Nursing Hours:  Casual After hours: None Salary: on application

Looking for a qualified and experienced veterinary nurse to join our friendly team. Casual hours to begin, with the possibility of permanency for the right candidate. Please submit all enquiries via email to Michelle at spearwoodvet@gmail.com  

Organisation:  VIP Veterinary Centre Job Title: Kennel Hand Location:  Landsdale | Perth | Western Australia Type of work:  General Kennel hand duties Hours:  Casual 10-15 hours per week After hours: None Salary: on application

VIP Veterinary centre, in Lansdale has a casual kennel hand position available, approximately 10-15 hours a week initially.

They are seeking someone who is studying their Cert IV in vet nursing, with the possibility of full time hours as a nurse to cover maternity leave early next year.

Please send covering letter and resume to reception@vipvet.com.au  and address letter to Kylie or Helen.

Organisation:  Greencross Vets Booragoon Job Title: Veterinary Nurse Location:  Booragoon | Perth | Western Australia Type of work: General Veterinary Nurse duties Hours: Approx 17 hours per week Salary: on application

A new Greencross veterinary hospital is opening south of the river and we are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse to join us.

Initially, it will be a part time role, which would then hopefully expand as the practice grows.

The role would be approximately 17 hours per week (over Wed, Thurs, Fridays and some Saturdays) and would require some flexibility.

APPLICATIONS: 

Applicants please apply to  philippa.cook@greencrossvet.com.au

Phone: 6500 3014

Job Posted  20th September 2018

Organisation:  Kenwick Veterinary Hospital Job Title: Veterinary Nurse Location:  Kenwick | Perth | Western Australia Type of work: General Veterinary Nurse duties including surgery support, reception, uppy pre-school classes and rehabilitation support Hours: Full Time After hours: None Salary: on application We are a small animal practice based south of the river and open 7 days a week. We pride ourselves on keeping up to date with equipment and being able to offer our patients a high standard of care and service. We are seeking a enthusiastic experienced nurse who can join our team. Our focus is providing excellent care to both our clients and their pets, therefore we are seeking a nurse who is like minded in providing a great service. We are currently building a Pet Rehabilitation and Wellness Centre due to open within the next 3 months, so a keen interest in this field would be desirable. Must hold a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. Puppy Preschool experience preferred. Competent using Idexx blood analysis machine & digital Xrays. APPLICATIONS: 

Applicants are to apply by email only. Please submit a cover letter and resume addressed to Mandy Wroe to email address: mandy@kenwickvet.com.au

Job Posted  24th July 2018

Organisation:  Forrestfield and High Wycombe Veterinary Hospitals Job Title: Vet Nurse Location:  Forrestfield and High Wycombe | Perth | Western Australia Type of work:  Veterinary Nurse Hours: Full Time After hours: None Salary: available on application FULL-TIME Vet Nurse position available in our 2 busy Small Animal Hospitals. Starting from December 2017  Position is for FULLY QUALIFIED Cert IV Vet nurse. HOWEVER, would consider trainee nurse near completion of Cert IV on Part Time basis with position becoming Full time on completion of Qualification, if performance suitable) Some experience PREFERABLE APPLICATIONS:  IN WRITING only to The Managers: Email: management@forrestfieldvet.com.au  

Organisation:  Vetlink Job Title: Vet Nurse – Admin Location:  Mosman Park | Perth | Western Australia Type of work:  Admin Hours: Full Time After hours: None Salary: $50 000pa plus superannuation. Would you like to work at Vetlink? The successful candidate will be responsible for invoicing, data entry, overdue accounts, and general admin/office work to support the consultants. Essential Criteria:

  • Highly organised
  • Strong attention to detail

The office:

  • Beautiful building currently under renovation
  • Well located and close to train, cafes, and shops
  • Ample parking
  • Close proximity to river and beach

Benefits:

  • Friendly team and supportive environment
  • Excellent training
  • Opportunity to learn, grow and develop new skills
  • Car parking available
  • Coffee and cake
  • No weekends.

There is the opportunity to progress to a recruiting role. Contact Person: Mark Eagleton at Vetlink Email: mark@vetlink.com.au Free call (Australia): 1800 991 993 Free call (New Zealand): 0800 543 538 Free call (United Kingdom): 0800 917 8558 Phone: +61 8 9430 9990