Weekend Hospital Veterinarian

The VSS nursing team is continuing to grow, come join our compassionate and dedicated professionals in delivering gold-standard patient care

Apply today!

The role:

In this role you will provide specialised high-quality nursing care for critical patients in a rotating nurse position throughout daytime emergency, surgery and internal medicine, working closely alongside a team of veterinary specialists to ensure gold-standard patient care is achieved at all times.  

Who we are:

  • Veterinary Specialist Services is a small animal referral hospital that has been delivering high-quality patient care for over 20 years.

  • We have a strong focus on providing gold-standard treatment for pets in the fields of internal medicine, cardiology, ophthalmology, surgery, oncology, critical care, dentistry, nursing, and support services.

  • We employ a team of fun and focused individuals from diverse backgrounds.

  • We facilitate our own Annual Conference. 


What we offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay, 9 day working fortnight 

  • One free ticket to our Annual Conference (March each year).

  • Access to in-house professional development and mentoring opportunities.

  • A values-based team culture.

  • An opportunity to work alongside team members who are internationally recognised for their skills and experience and with others who are highly skilled and experienced in their profession.


Requirements for the role: 

  • A nurse with a Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing or a Veterinary Technologist degree with a keen passion in gold standard patient care with at least 3 years previous clinical experience

  • A team player with a strong work ethic willing to support your fellow colleagues

  • Skilled in problem solving and decision making. 

  • A multi-tasker who can navigate within a busy, multidisciplinary workplace. 

  • An organised nurse with high attention to detail. 

  • Excellent animal handling skills, experience with anxious animals in the clinic environment

  • Experience in a busy, fast-paced work environment



Please submit your CV and a cover letter to us at HR@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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