Veterinarians applicants:

Please email a cover letter and resume to: admin@foothillsanimalhospital.com.au

Attn: Dr Nicole Laurence


Veterinary Student Work Experience

Please send email to Jessica Pettingill with the details of the year you are currently studying and whether you would like 1 or 2 weeks placement. 

Attn: Jessica Pettingill admin@foothillsanimalhospital.com.au


Veterinary Nurses – Qualified

Please email a cover letter and resume to admin@foothillsanimalhospital.com.au

Attn: Jessica Pettingill, Practice Manager

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Veterinary Nurse Trainee’s Work Experience

We have 6 days a week available for work experience students. Our placements are currently full and are highly sought after. These positions are always volunteer and preferences will be given to students studying Cert IV at Bentley TAFE or with Animal Industries Resource Centre.

We would strongly advise that students considering Open Colleges Cert IV Veterinary Nursing secure a work placement position at any veterinary hospital prior to enrolling in this course.

If you would like to talk to one of our qualified veterinary nurses prior to discuss career oppurtunities  and training please contact Jessica Pettingill at our practice. We also offer free behind the scenes hospital tours for all Foothills Animal Hospital clients which may also help in your career choice.


High School Work Experience

Due to our current high demand for placements for Veterinary Students and Veterinary Nurse students we are unable to take high school students.

We are able to offer behind the scenes hospital tours for all Foothills Animal clients if you would like to come and chat to one of our nurses they will be happy to show you around and discuss what their job is like.

To arrange a time please send a request through to Jessica Pettingill admin@foothillsanimalhospital.com.au