Explore rewarding career opportunities with us today!
Our hospital is internationally acclaimed for its exceptional health, care and welfare of animals. We are always looking to connect with veterinarians, nurses, and support staff who share the same values.

The University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Sydney (UVTHS) is part of the Sydney School of Veterinary Science, a globally accredited Veterinary School in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney. We provide expert care and treatment for small animals while training the next generation of veterinarians.

As a UVTHS staff member, you will join a dedicated team of veterinarians, nurses, and support staff within the Sydney School of Veterinary Sciences – ranked #1 in Australia for Veterinary Science.

With an academic mission centred on teaching and research, our team isn’t primarily focused on caseload benchmarks or revenue targets. Instead, we prioritise making a difference, securing the future of the veterinary profession, and contributing to research that changes the lives of animals.

What to expect when working at UVTHS?

  • Purpose driven contribution in shaping the future of the veterinary profession.
  • Engage in an academic environment focused on teaching and research.
  • Expand and enhance your skills and experience in the unique teaching and research environment of a veterinary teaching hospital.
  • Explore diverse academic and professional pathways to leverage expertise, improve work-life balance, and find your purpose.
  • Access competitive benefits and industry-leading leave provisions.
  • Integration into the esteemed University of Sydney Veterinary School community, offering full support for your career ambitions.
Contact us at to find out more about working at UVTHS.

Current job opportunities

We continuously seek skilled veterinary professionals who share our values to join our team. Even if positions aren’t currently listed, your skills and passion might fit upcoming opportunities. If you haven't found an opening that aligns with your expertise, we encourage you to connect with our recruitment team.

Discover available roles and join the UVTHS team!

  • Small Animal Anaesthesia
  • Small Animal Diagnostic Imaging
  • Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care
  • Small Animal Medicine
  • Small Animal Primary Care
  • Small Animal Surgery

Working at the University

Recruitment process

All staff at the UVTHS are employed by the University of Sydney. You can find out more about the University’s recruitment processes by visiting the Careers at Sydney site.


As University employees, UVTHS staff enjoy excellent working conditions and a wide variety of financial and non-financial benefits. You can find out more about the benefits of working with the University by visiting the Careers at Sydney site.


Want to find out more about working at the UVTHS?

Contact the University Recruitment team on 1300 308 054 or

(outside Australia +61 2 8627 1200)