Animal Attendant - Carrara

The role: 

Are you looking for a fantastic opportunity to kick-start your career in Veterinary Nursing? We are looking for an energetic and compassionate person to take on a full-time role of Animal Attendant at our Carrara hospital. You will be an integral member of our team, responsible for ensuring a high standard of animal care along with maintaining the presentation of our hospital facilities.

Who we are:

  • Veterinary Specialist Services is a small animal referral hospital delivering high quality patient care for over 20 years.
  • We have a strong focus of providing gold standard treatment for pets in the fields of internal medicine, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology, surgery, oncology, critical care, dentistry, nursing, and support services.
  • We employ a team of fun and focussed individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • We are involved in the industry with wide participation in professional groups, universities,
  • continuing education courses.
  • We facilitate our own Annual Conference.

What we offer:

  • Very competitive rates of pay.
  • Rostered hours between 6.30am and 7.30pm weekdays.
  • No weekend work.
  • One free ticket to our Annual Conference (March each year).
  • Access to in-house professional development and mentoring opportunities.
  • A team who work collaboratively to achieve best possible patient outcomes.
  • Supportive nurse manager, committed to your learning and development.
  • An opportunity to work alongside team members who are highly skilled and experienced in their profession.

Who you are:

  • Completed a Certificate III in Animal Studies or equivalent.
  • A team player with a strong work ethic willing to support your fellow colleagues.
  • A multi-tasker who can navigate within a busy, multidisciplinary workplace.
  • A good communicator who has a high level of attention to detail.


Please submit your CV and a cover letter to us at HR@vss.net.au
If this role is not for you, please review our other vacancies at https://www.vss.net.au/


To express your interest in this position give us a call on 07 3841 7011 or complete the form below. We welcome the opportunity to meet and discuss this role with you further.




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