• Oncology internship

    Location: Unit 18b, Paragon Business Park, Red Hall Crescent, Wakefield Hours: Referrals, 24 hour emergency, Full time Practice: Paragon Veterinary Referrals Salary: Up to £28,000 Practice Details Paragon Veterinary Referrals

We are a state-of-the-art, multi-disciplinary referral small animal practice, based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire with great access to the city and countryside. With our practice being RCVS accredited to Small Animal Veterinary Hospital level, it allows us to provide outstanding levels of care to our patients with a kind and compassionate approach. Our Paragon team is committed to the highest quality of care and the excellence of service assuring patients get the best possible treatment. 

We have fantastic imaging facilities, including MRI, CT, echocardiography, bedside ultrasound, and fluoroscopy. We also have very spacious wards and a dedicated ICU space. Clinical services offered include Anaesthesia, Neurology, Cardiology, Oncology, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Internal medicine, Soft tissue and Reproduction.


Your role and responsibilities:

We are looking for an Oncology Intern to join our well-established and busy Oncology service. You will be a clinician who is interested in Oncology and would ideally like to pursue a career within this discipline. Some oncology experience would be beneficial, however full training will be provided to develop a skill set in diagnosing and managing oncological conditions.

Our Oncology Service is run by a double-boarded Diplomate in Medical and Radiation Oncology. This role will assist with managing chemotherapy cases and our new superficial radiation service.

Minimum requirements to apply – 18 months’ post-graduate experience in practice.



  • 33 days holiday per year (including bank holidays) add a paid day off on your birthday
  • CPD support
  • Free eye test (and voucher for glasses for VDU use if applicable)
  • Cycle2Work Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • RCVS fee paid
  • Workplace pension scheme – automatic enrolment and completely hassle free
  • Discount for own pets
  • RCVS library access
  • Enhanced company sick pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave.

Please visit our website for further information: paragonreferrals.co.uk


Part of an amazing global family

The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individuals but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion for making A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 85,000 Petcare Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group benefits from a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.

Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.

Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.


We’d love to hear from you, so please contact Andrea Holmes/Rodney Ayl on 01924 908333 or [email protected] for more information or an informal chat.


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