Why Join Our Team?

We work really hard to ensure our team is warm, welcoming, respectful and fun.
We know that if we don’t have a great workplace culture, we cant deliver the patient and client care that we strive so hard for.

How are we different to other employers?

  • We value and respect each other at all times (and if this doesn’t sound like you, then maybe we aren’t the place for you to work)
  • We will support you and encourage you to use your amazing knowledge and skills and give you opportunities to learn new ones
  • We care for our team and provide access to an employee assistance program
  • We are family friendly and equal opportunity employers. We encourage diversity in our team and have a strong ethos around embracing each other’s differences.
  • We love being part of the local communities we serve.

Current Employment Opportunities

Alphington & Fairfield Vet

Experienced part time veterinary nurse required to join our friendly clinic in Alphington. Approximately 20-30 hours per week. Click here to learn more

Kew Cattery

A rare opening at our busy and highly regarded cattery in Kew. We are looking for someone friendly, warm and mature (with a massive lots of all things cat) to join our team for 3-4 days per week. Click here to learn more

Please send any employment enquiries to mark@hawthorneastvet.com.au

Veterinary Student Work Placements

We love being able to help train the next generation of vets. We are able to take on a limited number of Veterinary student placements each year. For all enquiries please email nicolec@hawthorneastvet.com.au

High School Work Experience

Working in the Veterinary industry can be rewarding, interesting and challenging and there are many different roles including customer care/reception, veterinary nursing as well as becoming a veterinarian, all of which are vital for running a veterinary clinic. We have a very high demand for work experience placements from local schools and while we do our best to accommodate this, our placements are often booked out 12 months in advance.

If you would like to enquire about work experience, email theresem@kewvet.com.au

Contact Us

Kew Vet & Cattery

Our team of professionals are here to help make pet care easy. If you have any questions or concerns about your pet's health, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We love talking about animals and we’re more than happy to help! If you would like to make an appointment you can book online or give us a call to arrange a suitable time.

Kew Vet & Cattery

Vet Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 7.00pm

Saturday: 9am - 3pm

Sunday: Closed

Cattery Opening Hours (as of 5 June 2020)

Monday - Friday: 8.30am-10.30am and 4pm-5pm
Saturday: 9.30am-11am
Sunday: Closed