Northern Ireland Veterinary Specialists (NiVS) was recently launched in Hillsborough, Co. Down and are now recruiting a further intern to join the team.
This 12 month Fixed Term Contract represents a unique and exciting opportunity to undertake a bespoke internship and further your career in Northern Ireland’s first, multi-disciplinary specialist referral hospital.
You will predominately work on the referral service under the mentorship of two ECVS/RCVS specialist surgeons offering orthopaedic, soft tissue, neurosurgery referrals and two cardiologists offering medical and interventional cardiology services. A structured training programme but with the opportunity to participate in clinical rounds, journal clubs and clinical research.
As part of your role you will contribute to our MiNightVet service, providing out-of-hours emergency treatment to first opinion clients and exceptional care for hospitalised patients, with the support of a dedicated night nurse. This offers the unique opportunity to have clinical autonomy as part of an internship and will allow you to put into practice your decision-making, communication and technical skills in a supportive environment.
There will be allocated off clinic time for participation in clinical research, publication, structured study and to help foster a good work-life balance.
You will be a MRCVS with at least one-year of clinical experience, although exceptional new graduates will be considered. You should be a highly-motivated, professional and an enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude and be committed to practising to the highest standards of veterinary medicine.
As part of the package, the successful candidates will receive:
- An exceptional salary (£31,000) + benefits package
- RCVS and VDS membership
- Generous CPD allowance
- Contributory pension scheme
- Up to 7 weeks annual leave
- Structured training and mentorship
- Online veterinary library access
Are you interested in joining our team?
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