Current Vacancies


Cleaners x 3 Vacancies

3 x 10-12 hours posts, two based at Morley and one at Rothwell Branch

7-9pm Monday to Friday, Saturday afternoon (time TBC)

General cleaning duties across the Practice/Hospital

£7.83 per hour

Experience preferred, flexibility and ability to travel across branches for cover is essential

If you are interested in this role(s) or would like any further information, please send a completed application or email query to hr@abbeyvetspets.co.uk

Closing date:  Monday 23rd July 2018

Qualified RVN required

We are looking for a registered veterinary nurse to join the team working at the veterinary hospital in Morley. This position provides an excellent opportunity to work with referral veterinary surgeons nursing more complex cases.

As an RVN in a busy 1st opinion and referral practice which also offers out of hour’s emergency care, you will be expected to undertake all aspects of the VN role. You will assist with all types of surgery ranging from routine neuters to the more complicated major surgeries such as thoracic and abdominal surgery. We also offer radiography & contrast radiography, CT, ultrasound and endoscopy.

A high standard of nursing is expected at all times and as a representative of Abbey House you will be able to provide this level of care for both medical and perioperative patients. We hospitalise a wide range of animals which require a high standard of medical nursing and our in-patient facilities offer ICU with oxygen kennelling/ventilation, oncology unit and an isolation unit alongside a cattery, exotic area and routine kennelling. You will have access to our in-house laboratory and will be working alongside our experienced and very dedicated team of vets, night vets, nurses, night nurses, animal care assistants and lab technician.

This role is full time – 40 hours per week including 1 in 4 weekends. CPD allowance, practice bonus, staff allowance.

Essential requirements for the role include:

  • Qualification as a veterinary nurse, registered with the RCVS
  • Obtained the correct number of relevant CPD hours in the last 12m period
  • Experience of working in a multi disciplined veterinary practice as a RVN.
  • Customer service mindset and client focused approach to work
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good keyboard and computer skills

If you have a surgical qualification or would be willing to work towards one please let me know.

If you feel you have the requirements for this role and are interested in applying for the position, please download the application forms below. Please download, print out and complete by hand demonstrating you meet the requirements for the position by giving as many examples as possible. If you need any assistance in this process, would like some more information or would like to request a posted copy of the application forms please contact Claire McDermott, on 0113 3878642 or email hr@abbeyvetspets.co.uk