Veterinary Nurse (GP)

Veterinary Nurse (General Practice)

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • $2000 sign on bonus! (Cert IV + 2 years min GP experience)
  • Friendly highly skilled teams providing optimal patient care

JCUVet is a multi-disciplinary hospital providing clinical tuition, guidance and mentoring to final year veterinary students. Based at the JCU Campus, our friendly teams offer primary and referral services to Townsville and the surrounding communities.

Our vets and nurses interact regularly with specialists and academics from various disciplines. In addition, we offer modern facilities with an extensive range of diagnostic and monitoring equipment to assist in the provision of exceptional care to our patients. We promote a team approach to all of our cases, ensuring every patient is offered the best care possible.

This role works as part of a small team of nurses providing support to 4-5 experienced GP Veterinarians.  The successful candidate will be interested in the learning on offer and the opportunity to progress their career.  Cert IV Nursing with a minimum of two years’ GP experience is required to be eligible for the sign on bonus.  We will consider qualified nurses with less experience, however the sign on bonus will not apply.

We are pleased to offer:

  • Permanent full time day work
  • Competitive pay
  • $2000 sign on bonus paid after 3 successful months’ (see T&C’s)
  • Annual CPD Allowance
  • Access to in-house learning opportunities
  • Generous discounts on pet procedures and products

Townsville is perfectly positioned within relative proximity to Cairns and the Whitsundays, We are a vibrant city with a world class stadium, choice of dining and entertainment options, quality schools and some of the best hiking, fishing, snorkelling, diving and boating in Australia.  Not to mention affordable housing options all within a short drive of work.

If you have what we are looking for, you will fast track your learning while working for us.  Please send a cover letter and resume to The Clinical Coordinator, Elizabeth Bertram at


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