Vacancy for Registered Veterinary Nurse

Vacancy for Registered Veterinary Nurse

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We have exciting opportunities for three Registered Veterinary Nurses to join our nursing team at the Queens Veterinary School Hospital from 1st June 2017 or as soon as possible after that date. The referral hospital is a very fast-paced environment which requires the role holder to be adaptable with the ability to work well under pressure. The role will be to provide nursing to an excellent standard in the Small Animal Wing. The small animal wing consist of four dog wards and two cat wards and a critical care facility housing an average of 15-25 patients during the overnight period. Due to increasing caseloads in the hospital, we are looking for three nurses on a 10 hour per week contract working on a rotating shift pattern to cover weekdays between the hours of 16:00pm to 21:00pm and Saturdays between 08:00am to 13:00pm. We welcome applications from individuals who can cover

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Vacancy for Clinical Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

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We are looking for a soft tissue surgeon to join our experienced small animal surgery team of four ECVS diplomates, led by Richard Whitelock, Director of Small Animal Surgery. This permanent position is available from 1 May 2017. This is an opportunity to work in a well-equipped, multidisciplinary referral hospital, with a positive team spirit and a friendly working environment. The soft tissue caseload is varied and interesting, with a particular emphasis on oncological surgery, brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome and urology. Sophisticated facilities, including surgical laser and minimally invasive surgical equipment are available and an individual motivated to expand these areas of the service would be welcomed. Support with case management is available from within the team and from other services in the Department. The successful applicant will be encouraged to develop areas of personal interest in soft tissue surgery and related clinical research. Involvement with student and resident teaching

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Vacancy for Clinical Neurologist

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The Department seeks to recruit a Board certified or Board eligible Clinical Neurologist from 1 June 2017, to enhance provision of clinical neurology services and undergraduate teaching. The Clinical Neurologist will organise the provision of clinical neurology services and develop his/her clinical skills in a well-equipped and strong academic environment. The successful candidate will be required to participate in the practical instruction of veterinary students, the training of Senior Clinical Training Scholars, and the out-of-hours rota. Candidates must be members of the RCVS or hold a degree qualifying them for membership and must hold or be eligible to sit the examination for the European or American Diploma in Veterinary Neurology. For more information about this role, please click on the link below Further Information about Vacancy for Clinical Neurologist

Congratulations to Dr Penny Watson

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QVSH are proud to announce that Dr Penny Watson was this year’s recipient of the BSAVA Woodrow Award for outstanding contributions in the field of small animal veterinary medicine. Congratulations to Penny for this fantastic achievement which recognises her important research contributions to small animal gastroenterology and hepatology.

Vacancy for Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in Anaesthesia

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The Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to receive specialist training in all aspects of veterinary anaesthesia. You will be required to register for a post-graduate qualification by enrolling onto the European Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. You will receive core training in all aspects of academic and clinical anaesthesia, pain management and peri-operative medicine (including critical care) in both small and large animals at the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital. You will also be required to undertake and publish a research project, and participate in the small-group teaching of veterinary students. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. You must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying you for membership. Membership will be required prior to commencing the Scholarship. A minimum of twelve months experience in a rotating internship or at least two years’

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Vacancy for Junior Clinical Veterinarian in Neurology

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The Department seeks to recruit a Junior Clinical Veterinarian in Neurology from 24 April 2017 or as soon as possible after that date, in order to enhance provision of clinical neurology services and undergraduate teaching. The Junior Clinical Neurologist (Service Intern) post will provide support in the provision of clinical neurology services. This is an opportunity to develop your clinical skills in a well-equipped and supportive academic environment. The successful candidate will be required to participate in the practical instruction of veterinary students and the out-of-hours rota, and to support the training programme for Clinical Training Scholars in Neurology. The experience and practical skills gained in the twelve months will enable candidates to identify specific fields of Neurology in which to specialise, in preparation for a Senior Clinical Training Scholarship programme. Candidates must be members of the RCVS or hold a degree qualifying them for membership, and have at least

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Cambridge Equine Hospital treats foals rescued by RSPCA

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Staff at the Cambridge Equine Hospital assisted the RSPCA by caring for Pancake and Poppet, two foals who were left abandoned in a field. It’s been a long road to recovery for these fillies – Pancake needed lifting to stand and turn every 3-4 hours, but with careful management, they’ve successfully avoided refeeding syndrome and deworming complications. Pancake is still receiving treatment, but we’re so happy to report the fantastic outcome in this case. To read the full story in Cambridge News click the following link: Link to Cambridge News Story

BOAS research group feature on Channel 4

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The BOAS group was delighted to welcome the Channel 4 team that is covering Crufts to film a short segment on airway disease in the brachycephalic dogs. Iwan Thomas brought his delightful young French bulldog puppy, Frank who was star of the show…..

Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Equine

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Applications are invited from recently qualified veterinarians for this 12 month post-graduate training programme offering high-quality, post-graduate training in equine studies. The emphasis will be on gaining practical clinical experience in equine medicine and surgery under the supervision of board-certified diplomates, and will allow the intern to identify specific fields in which to specialise, either in preparation for Senior Clinical Scholarship training programmes, or specialist private practice. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying him or her for membership. For further more information click the following link: Further information about Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Equine

Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Farm Animal Health and Production

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Applications are invited for this 12-month Scholarship programme, which provides an opportunity for new graduates or recently qualified veterinarians to receive high-quality postgraduate training in farm animal studies under the supervision of experienced farm animal clinicians in the Cambridge Farm Animal Veterinary Services ambulatory and referral practice at the University of Cambridge. The emphasis of the programme is on gaining practical clinical experience in farm animal medicine and herd health, and will allow the Scholar to identify specific fields of farm animal work in which to specialise, either in preparation for Senior Clinical Training Scholarship programmes, or for specialist private practice. An applicant must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. For further more information click the following link: Further information about Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Farm Animal Health and Production