Veterinary Volunteer Jobs

Listed below are worldwide Veterinary Volunteer Jobs  and work experience for vet students. 

The following organisations run various animal welfare projects worldwide that offer veterinary services and are looking for veterinary surgeons and nurses or those hoping to train as veterinary surgeons, nurses or veterinary assistants, who are willing to help. Newly qualified vets find this a great way of gaining experience. Please download our Volunteering with Animals ebook for information about more organisations offering veterinary volunteer jobs.



WECare WorldwideWe are a team of veterinary surgeons and nurses from the UK volunteering in the South of Sri Lanka with the aim of providing a high level of veterinary expertise to animals who don’t have access to any other form of healthcare. We provide all of our expertise for FREE but still have to cover medicine and food costs. This organisation relies on volunteers to run and, as a result, we strive to have the most passionate, forward-thinking, driven individuals on board to help us be the very best that we can be. We want self-motivated, strong-willed people on board.

Worldwide Veterinary Service (WVS)WVS is an international charity providing veterinary aid to charities and animals all over the world.  From disaster emergency response to training and education, our aim is to provide a fast action veterinary response to charities and animals in need. From operations and sterilisation to vaccinations and veterinary aid parcels, we are helping animals all over the world. 

Worldwide VetsWorldwide Vets is an organisation that supports, funds and assists rescue centers and vet clinics around the world. Our aim is to aid locally registered charities across the world by providing medical expertise through our qualified veterinarians, raising awareness, and assisting with fund raising via our many volunteer projects.

SPANA Veterinary Volunteers ProgrammeGet involved in our volunteer programme and put your skills and knowledge to great use treating animals in Morocco. You will have the opportunity to gain experience of conditions rarely seen in the UK, develop your clinical skills, and exchange knowledge and ideas with local SPANA vets. SPANA operates a volunteer programme for qualified vets in Morocco. This is an enormously rewarding experience both for the veterinary volunteers and for SPANA’s local vets.

World Vets: World Vets operates multiple international field service projects throughout the year, many which have volunteer opportunities for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, students and assistants. Our projects encompass small and large animal work, equine welfare, surgical instruction and training

Wildlife Vets International:  Wildlife Vets International was created to provide the veterinary support and skills to conservationists saving endangered species. We believe that training key people in conservation medicine will contribute to sustainable, long-term solutions for saving wild animals and the people with whom they share their world.

Below are some examples of the Animal Care and Veterinary courses offered by Animal Jobs Direct.

They all qualify for CPD.

Gaining accredited training will enhance your employment and career prospects. Please click  here to see more courses. Our careers and training advisers are happy to assist with advice and further information about our courses. Please contact us on 0208 6269646 or by email.

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