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Veterinary Surgeon, Oncology, Full Time - Morley

Abbey House Veterinary Hospital
Morley, Leeds
Competitive salary up to £69,000 a year depending on experience
Closing date
8 Dec 2021

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Hospital, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Full Time
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Oncology Veterinary Surgeon Vacancy

Due to continued growth, we are looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to work alongside our oncology vet as well as working in our hospital site. Applications from certificate holders, Surgeons working towards a certificate or a Surgeon with an interest in Oncology all welcomed!

  • 4 day week
  • 1:4 weekends (with a day off after working a weekend)
  • No OOH’s
  • Open to a flexible rota for the right candidate.

Abbey House was founded in 1977 and has grown rapidly over the years. Abbey House Vets today is a large, busy first opinion and middle tier referral practice in West Yorkshire with four branch sites. We care for small animals and some exotics at our Kippx branch. We see referrals from across Yorkshire and have a fantastic caseload for clinical development. We are passionate about quality, clinical excellence and patient care. Due to our advanced and varied caseload we can support most professional areas of interest.

Our fantastic 24/7 Tier 3 Hospital has excellent equipment with CT, visiting MRI, 4 theatres, onsite lab, rigid/flexible endoscopy including laparoscopy, ICU, plus lots more! Three of the four branches have operating facilities. Our branch clinics at Kippax and Croft House perform neutering and routine surgical procedures along with x-rays and laboratory tests. All of the clinics have fully stocked dispensaries. We are also proud of our commitment to sustainability and are working towards our iiE Bronze (Investors in the Environment)

We have phenomenal day and night teams here at Abbey House Vets. We have a large Vet team including 7 certificate holders in surgery, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology. We are supported by an experienced Nurse team and fantastic front of house team.

Your role would be an approximate 50/50 split of Oncology and Hospital work. At our hospital site we have an established client base, oncology suite/theatre and excellent inpatient facilities. Your time working at the hospital will be very busy and will offer an exciting and varied caseload. Your role will also include plenty of admin/CPD time!

The right candidate will be an experienced Vet Surgeons who feels comfortable with all first opinion duties.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary up to £69,000 a year depending on experience plus bonus scheme
  • Generous CPD allowance and 4 days each year to attend events
  • Linnaeus CPD Programme (including certificate holder level and leadership CPD)
  • 6.6 weeks holiday per year & birthday leave day
  • Employee Discounts
  • Specsavers Free Eye Test (and voucher for glasses for VDU use if applicable)
  • Cycle2Work Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme with BUPA
  • RCVS Fee Paid
  • VDS cover

To avoid missing out on these fantastic opportunities, submit your application click the apply button.


Welcome to our practice and thank you for entrusting the care of your pet to us. We understand the special bond that exists between pets and their owners and we will do our very best to look after you both.

We believe you have made a wise decision by choosing Abbey House to look after your pets as we have been caring for sick animals in West Yorkshire for over 25 years. We set our own very high standards and our objective is simply to provide the best care for you and your pet. Our hospital in Morley is approved and inspected by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and exceeds the exacting standards necessary to qualify as a veterinary hospital.

Several of our vets are certificate holders who specialise in specific areas and are able to perform more detailed investigations and procedures. We are very proud of their expertise and many practices throughout Yorkshire and the North East refer cases to us.

Find Us
0113 252 5818
52 Commercial Street
LS27 8AG
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