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Langford Vets, University of Bristol is seeking to recruit an additional senior clinical anaesthetist.

The LV anaesthesia service works within the University’s state of the art Small Animal and Equine hospitals to provide safe and effective perioperative patient care in a vibrant teaching environment replete with challenging cases, and, convivial colleagues.

We are the premier referral institute in the South-west of England with all clinical discipline strongly represented, and particular expertise in Neurology and interventional surgical procedures.

In addition, we support the University’s flagship Translational Biomedical Research Centre ensuring the perioperative welfare of its subjects – principally pigs, and helping to maintain the scientific quality of the projects in which they are involved.

The department currently comprises 8 senior anaesthetists, 4 residents enrolled in an ECVAA training program and 3 anaesthesia nurses. The successful candidate would be expected to contribute to the on call rota and participate in small group and individual under- and post-graduate student teaching on clinics. 10% of time will be rotated off clinics and an additional 10 days a year will be available for CPD along with 33 days of annual leave (including bank holidays). Remuneration is competitive with private practice and commensurate with experience. The position would suit an ECVAA or ACVAA diplomate or a candidate who had completed a residency within either college.

The Langford campus is situated 10 miles south of Bristol on the edge of the Mendip hills, with excellent transport links nationally and internationally, and a very high standard of living.

Informal enquires should be directed to Paul MacFarlane (lvpdm@bristol.ac.uk)

The job particulars and application form can be viewed at our website: http://www.langfordvets.co.uk/vacancies

£32,004 to £38,183 (pro rata for 21hrs per week)

We are seeking to appoint a locum Veterinary Anaesthetist to join the current team at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies for maternity leave cover. The successful applicant will contribute to the provision of clinical anaesthesia in the School’s Small Animal and Equine Hospitals, including a share of the out-of-hours work.  We are also willing to consider candidates with who prefer to do small animal anaesthesia only. Flexibility in working hours will be required. We are willing to negotiate the working schedule and exact hours of the successful candidate.

You must hold a veterinary degree and, at the time of appointment, be registered with the RCVS. Ideally, you will have postgraduate experience in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia and will hold an appropriate Diploma, or have recently completed either a European College approved residency programme or an equivalent residency programme. People with extensive clinical anaesthesia experience will also be considered.

You will contribute to the delivery and assessment of our BVM&S undergraduate degree programme as well as to postgraduate training and education programmes. Participation with clinical research is not expected but will be supported if the candidate wishes.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Dr Patrick Burns on 0131 650 6080 or Patrick.burns@ed.ac.uk.

Closing date: 19 June 2017. Vacancy Ref: 039909. 

For further particulars and to submit an application visit our website www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk

We are seeking a board certified or board eligible anaesthetist to join our team in a multi-disciplinary small animal referral center in Milan, Italy. People with broad experience in small animal anaesthesia will also be considered.

The caseload will involve both surgical (including surgical oncology, soft tissue and minimal invasive surgery) and internal medicine/oncology cases. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the anaesthesia during basic and advanced surgical procedures (including reconstructive, thoracic and abdominal surgery), loco-regional anaesthesia and analgesic techniques, sedation for non-invasive procedures, pre-anaesthetic assessment, induction and recovery.

A positive attitude and willingness to work in a team is required. A good knowledge of Italian language (both written and spoken) is preferential but candidates who are willing to learn the language will also be considered.

If you would like to apply for this position, please email your CV and cover letter to Dr. Giorgio Romanelli at info@csvet.it.

The Section of Anaesthesiology at the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland is offering a three to four year residency position in veterinary anaesthesia. The ideal applicant is a veterinarian who has already completed a one year rotating internship or equivalent private practice experience (2 years). Further we expect good interpersonal communications skills and a team oriented personality.

This position offers an opportunity for motivated individuals interested in residency training in a high quality training program designed to prepare the candidate for board eligibility with the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Our program is guided by 7 ECVAA diplomats, with input from specialists boarded in internal Medicine, Radiology, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Oncology, Surgery and other non-clinical colleges. Beside the 7 ECVAA diplomats the anaesthesia team is composed of  1 anaesthesia clinician, 4 residents, 4 doctorants and 3 technicians.

Our hospital caseload provides training opportunities across a wide range of species, with emphasis on large and small companion animals as well as food animals.

Applicants should speak german or be willing to learn so.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and two letters of reference to:

Prof. Dr.med. vet. PhD Regula Bettschart-Wolfensberger
Winterhurerstr. 258 c
8057 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: 0041 44 635 84 77
E-mail: rbettschart@vetclinics.uzh.ch

Closing Date: 31 May 2017. Vacancy ref: 038893.

UE07: £32,004 – £38,183
UE08: £39,324 – £46,924

Appointment will be made either at UE07 or UE08 level depending on experience.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer (or Clinician) in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia to the current team at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. The successful applicant will contribute to the provision of clinical anaesthesia in the School’s Small Animal and Equine Hospitals, including a share of the out-of-hours work. Flexibility in working hours will be required.

You must hold a veterinary degree and, at the time of appointment, be registered with the RCVS. Ideally, you will have postgraduate experience in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia and will hold an appropriate Diploma, or have recently completed either a European College approved residency programme or an equivalent residency programme. People with extensive clinical anaesthesia experience will also be considered.

You will contribute to the delivery and assessment of our BVM&S undergraduate degree programme as well as to postgraduate training and education programmes. You will be given the support you require to develop your clinical interests and research ambitions from a campus with strong collaborative links. We also welcome applications from candidates primarily focused on developing a career as a clinical anaesthetist, with a proportionately reduced emphasis on research.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Dr Patrick Burns on 0131 650 6080 or Patrick.burns@ed.ac.uk.

For further particulars and to submit an application visit our website www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk

The University of Edinburgh is an exciting, vibrant, research led academic community offering opportunities to work with leading international academics whose visions are shaping tomorrow’s world.

 

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Senior Clinical Training Scholarship (Residency) in Veterinary Anaesthesia

 

Applications are invited for a Senior Clinical Training Scholarship (Residency) in Anaesthesia, with training in small, equine, and production animal anaesthesia, which is aimed at the ECVAA or ACVAA Diploma.

 

The scholarship is available from September 2017 or by arrangement, for a maximum of four years subject to an annual review of progress.  At least one year’s postgraduate experience, which can include time in general practice, is required.  Applicants must have membership of the RCVS at the time of appointment, and meet the relevant English language requirements.

 

The Residency attracts an annual tax free stipend of £18,956.25 per annum with a supplement payable for on-call duties, and an additional allowance of £600 per annum is provided for approved travel, examination fees and CPD.  Postgraduate fees will be paid by the University of Edinburgh at UK/EU level.

 

Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Dr Patrick Burns, telephone: 0131 650 6080, e-mail: patrick.burns@ed.ac.uk.

 

Information on this scholarship, an application form and details on how to apply can be found at:

 

http://www.ed.ac.uk/vet/services/vacancies/clinicalscholarships

 

Alternatively, please contact emma.pineau@ed.ac.uk or call 0131 651 9198.

 

Closing Date:  Wednesday 24th May 2017

Date of Interviews:  Week commencing 12th June 2017

 

Committed to Equality and Diversity

 

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336

We are looking for two additional anaesthetists (one permanent and one
locum cover) to join our anaesthesia team to support a rapidly growing
referral case load in Derby, UK.

Pride Veterinary Centre is a large, extensively equipped state-of-the-art
hospital offering specialist services in anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging
(including on-site MRI and CT), internal medicine, soft tissue and
orthopaedic surgeries, neurology, and ophthalmology, as well as cardiology
and dermatology departments. The hospital has five surgical theatres, 3
ultrasound rooms (one cardiology) and two endoscope towers. With a
dedicated night team we provide 24/7 patient care. The Centre is the
flagship small animal hospital for the Scarsdale Veterinary Group, a
multi-species practice employing over 250 staff across 10 sites. The group
works closely with the University of Nottingham, accommodating student
rotations through various disciplines. This offers a unique environment to
work in a private small animal hospital and having exposure to the
academic side of specialist veterinary work.

The hospital is located in the Midlands, near the Peak district, with
stunning walking, climbing and other outdoor pursuit opportunities. Derby
has one of the country’s most diverse selections of real ales served
across a collection of unique pubs. The area is within easy reach of road,
rail and flight connections. The practice is well placed to offer an
exciting career with the ability to live and relax in enjoyable
surroundings.

The Anaesthesia Department currently comprises of four Diplomates (three
ECVAA and one ACVAA), one ECVAA residency-trained fellow and two
anaesthesia interns. The department is supported by a team of experienced
theatre nurses. Interns and students from the University of Nottingham
rotate through our service regularly.

Very attractive salary and CPD packages with generous holidays are
available dependent upon experience. Preference will be given to those who
are Diplomates of the ECVAA or ACVAA, but candidates who have completed
college-recognised residencies in anaesthesia would also be considered. We
welcome both part-time and full-time applications. The position will be
open until a suitable candidate is recruited.

If you are interested or have any questions, please do not hesitate to
contact Sayaka (Sayaka.Okushima@scarsdalevets.com) for an informal
discussion. To apply, please send your cover letter and CV to HR
(recruitment@scarsdalevets.com)

Anaesthetist

We are seeking a Boarded or Board eligible anaesthetist in a busy, multi-disciplinary, referral small animal hospital in Hampshire, UK. We have a varied caseload of unusual and challenging cases. We are rapidly expanding our clinical services and believe in a team approach to challenging cases.

We currently accept referrals in soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesiology and physiotherapy. Our team of Specialist Clinicians is supported by a team of highly qualified registered veterinary nurses and nursing assistants. We have two nurses with VTS Anaesthesia qualifications and many of our nurses have advanced qualifications.  We are seeking to expand our team of anaesthetists to three plus a workflow manager to assist in managing elective and emergency cases through all departments.

Our anaesthetists are directly responsible for: pre-anaesthetic assessments, anaesthesia induction and recovery, management of critical or high risk anaesthesia, sedation for non-invasive procedures, local anaesthetic techniques, long and short term analgesia management and assisting clinicians with critical cases in wards where necessary. We are currently developing a pain clinic with acupuncture and would like to develop a residency programme.

We offer a comprehensive package including: competitive salary, pension, healthcare & pet insurance.

For an informal and confidential enquiry, please contact:

Davina Anderson (davina@andersonmoores.com)

or

Deborah Willis (deborah@andersonmoores.com)

 

 

 

 

Anaesthesia Intern

 

The Animal Health Trust is a registered Charity dedicated to the improvement of animal health and welfare through veterinary research, together with high quality clinical services and a commitment to education.  The Trust comprises of the Centre for Small Animal Studies, Centre for Equine Studies and Centre for Preventive Medicine.

The anaesthesia team is composed of five clinicians in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia, two residents, two nurses and two interns. We provide a 24-hour anaesthesia, analgesia and critical care service in the small animal and equine hospitals at the AHT. We support specialist teams in dermatology, diagnostic imaging, neurology, oncology, small animal ophthalmology, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and small animal and equine orthopaedics.

The successful candidate will be a graduated veterinarian and MRCVS who has either completed a one-year general internship or equivalent practice experience and has achieved an IELTS score of 6.5 or more. The role will provide training in veterinary anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care. The successful post holder will be required to assist with the clinical anaesthetic and intensive care caseload including participation in the out of hours rota. Involvement in clinical research would be encouraged. Accommodation is not included.

For further information please contact Colette Jolliffe, Head of Anaesthesia, email colette.jolliffe@aht.org.uk, or alternatively telephone +44 1638 552700.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV and covering letter, stating why you are interested in this role to recruitment@aht.org.uk.

Closing Date: 28th April 2017

Interviews: 17th May 2017

We are looking for a locum to work within our veterinary anaesthesia team at Cave Veterinary Specialists for the months of July and August. Come and spend the summer in beautiful, rural Somerset, in a well-equipped, multi-disciplinary, small animal referral hospital. You will work within the existing veterinary anaesthesia team, led by a ECVAA diplomat. The position is a full time equivalent; a four day week and 1 in 4 OOH. Applicants will be ECVAA (or equivalent) diplomats, or board eligible having completed a residency. Remuneration will be commensurate with experience. For further information, please email Nicki Grint (ngrint@cave-vet-specialists.co.uk).

Cave Veterinary Specialists
Georges Farm
West Buckland
Wellington
Somerset
TA21 9LE

Dick White Referrals is looking for a Veterinary surgeon  interested  in Veterinary Anaesthesia  and Analgesia to join  its team as anaesthesia intern. Dick  White  Referrals can  offer you  the  ideal  environment  to  refine your skills and acquire  new  ones,  under  the supervision   of  four  ECVAA  Diplomates  and  three  anaesthesia residents.

The ideal candidate is veterinary surgeons with a strong interest in  anaesthesia, who would  like to eventually enroll in  a residency  program. An  attractive  benefit  package  is offered.

Dick White Referrals is a large, still rapidly expanding, small animal referral clinic, with state of the art facilities, including modern  anaesthesia  workstations  with  comprehensive  haemodynamic/ventilatory  monitoring, a dedicated ultrasound  machine to perform  peripheral nerve blocks, non-invasive cardiac output monitoring and a multidisci­plinary intensive care unit. We are conveniently located between Newmarket, the home of horse racing, and Cam­bridge, with its world-renowned university, with  direct access to London  and Stansted  Airport. The strategic  location  will satisfy people  loving countryside/small villages and  large towns/cities.

Caseload includes soft tissue surgery, minimally invasive and interventional procedures, orthopaedic surgery, neu­rosurgery (spine and brain surgery), ophthalmic surgery and anaesthesia for advanced diagnostic procedures (MRI and CT, both on site). We also provide in hours anaesthesia service to Newmarket Equine Hospital, one of the larg­est Equine Referrals in  Europe, a partnership that allows us to run a standard residency program.

The current anaesthesia  team  consists of  5 senior anaesthetists  (four  of which are Di pl.ECVAA), three residents, one intern and four anaesthesia technicians/n u rses. The successful candidate will join  a team of 30 specialists i n  various disciplines, working together to offer the best possible quality of care to small animals. The anaesthesia team holds weekly journal clubs, and case discussion/book reading. The suitable candidate will be involved only with small animals anaesthesia, and spend two thirds of his/her time providing anaesthesia  for imaging procedures, where  knowledge will be consolidated, and the remnant third  of the time in  theatre, where  new skills will be  ac­quired under the close supervision of a senior resident or a Diplomate. Candidates must be MRCVS, or eligible to register with the RCVS. Anaesthesia interns participate i n a 1:4 out of hours on call rota, always directly supervised by a senior mem ber  of the  team.

If  interested,  or for any question,  please  contact  Dr  Corletto (fc@dwr.co.uk).

The  deadline for applications  is  31st March 2017

Dick White Referrals is looking for a Diplomate in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia to join its team. If you are a Diplomate, and you would like to match some of the pros of academia (clinical research, supervision and teaching of residents and students), with the financial rewards and caseload (equine and small animals) of private practice, then look no further! This is the chance you were waiting for.

The ideal candidate is an ACVAA/ECVAA Diplomate, but applications from veterinary surgeons, who have completed a residency in veterinary anaesthesia will also be considered. A very attractive salary/benefit package is offered, with salary depending on experience and qualifications. Both part –time and full-time applications will be considered.

Dick White Referrals is a large, but still rapidly expanding, small animal referral clinic, with state of the art facilities, including modern anaesthesia workstations with comprehensive haemodynamic/ventilatory monitoring, a dedicated ultrasound machine to perform peripheral nerve blocks, non-invasive cardiac output monitoring and a multidisciplinary intensive care unit. We are located between Newmarket and Cambridge, with easy access to London and Stansted Airport. The strategic location will satisfy people loving countryside/small villages and large towns/cities.

Caseload includes soft tissue surgery, minimally invasive and interventional procedures, orthopaedic surgery, neurosurgery (spine and brain surgery), ophthalmic surgery and anaesthesia for advanced diagnostic procedures (MRI and CT, both on site). We also provide in hours anaesthesia service to Newmarket Equine Hospital, one of the largest Equine Referrals in Europe, a partnership that allows us to run a standard residency program.

The current anaesthesia team consists of 5 senior anaesthetists (four of which are Dipl.ECVAA), three residents, one intern and four anaesthesia technicians/nurses. The successful candidate will join a team of 30 specialists in various disciplines, working together to offer the best possible quality of care to small animals and horses. Candidates must be MRCVS, or eligible to register with the RCVS. Anaesthetists participate in a 1:5 out of hours on call rota.

If interested, or for any question, please contact Dr Corletto (fc@dwr.co.uk). The position will be open until a suitable candidate is recruited.

One of our current anaesthetists is returning to academia and we now have a vacancy in our anaesthesia team. We are seeking a Boarded or Board eligible anaesthetist in a busy, multi-disciplinary, referral small animal hospital in Hampshire, UK. We have a varied caseload of unusual and challenging cases. We are rapidly expanding our clinical services and believe in a team approach to challenging cases.

We currently accept referrals in soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesiology and physiotherapy. Our team of Specialist Clinicians is supported by a team of highly qualified registered veterinary nurses and kennel assistants. We have two nurses with VTS Anaesthesia and many of our nurses have advanced qualifications.  Out of hours is largely telephone advice and support for our surgeons on call, but there is one night per week and 1:4 weekends when you may be requested to come and assist with a challenging anaesthetic.

Our anaesthetists are responsible for: pre-anaesthetic assessments, anaesthesia induction and recovery, sedation for non-invasive procedures, local anaesthetic techniques, analgesia management, assisting clinicians with critical cases in wards and work flow management. We are currently developing a pain clinic with acupuncture and would like to develop a residency programme.

We offer a comprehensive package including: competitive salary, pension, healthcare & pet insurance.

For an informal and confidential enquiry, please contact Davina Anderson (davina@andersonmoores.com) or Nola Gonella (nola@andersonmoores.com)

UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTREAL

CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR IN ANESTHESIOLOGY
FULL TIME POSITION
Centre hospitalier universitaire vétérinaire (CHUV)
Faculté de médecine vétérinaire

 

Duties :

The candidate will join a team of two full time faculties (ACVAA and ECVAA Diplomates) and a part-time clinical instructor (residency trained). This individual will participate in daily clinical activities of the anesthesia service of the CHUV.
The candidate is also expected to participate in the teaching of undergraduate students, interns and residents, and supervision of technical staff. The anesthesia section has currently five veterinary technicians and two residents as part of an ACVAA-approved residency program.
He/She will also participate in out of-hours duty, including weekends and holidays.
The successful applicant will join a well-equipped, progressive anesthesia service, with opportuni-ties to participate in research.

Requirements :

• DVM or equivalent degree
ACVAA (American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia) or ECVAA (European Col-lege of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia) board certification
Individuals who are board eligible are invited to apply but preference will be given to board-certified applicants.
• The selected candidate must obtain a license to practice veterinary medicine issued by the Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec
• A working knowledge of French language is preferred.

Salary:
Salary will be based on academic credentials, experience and salary scale. Additional compensation is provided for out-of-hours cases in accordance with the rules of the CHUV, Université de Montréal.

Starting date:
February 15th 2017

Applications:
Priority will be given to applications received by January 20th 2017 but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Informal enquires to  Daniel Pang (daniel.pang@umontreal.ca)

Candidates are invited to send a letter of intent and a curriculum vitae including diplomas, name, address, telephone, fax numbers and email of 3 references to:
Dr Yves Rondenay
Université de Montréal
Faculté de médecine vétérinaire
C.P. 5000
Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, J2S 7C6
Téléphone : (450) 773-8521, poste 8617
Télécopieur : (450) 778-8101
Courriel : yves.rondenay@umontreal.ca
Site web : www.medvet.umontreal.ca

In compliance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority shall be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The Université de Montréal upholds the principles of employment equity and welcomes applications from women, ethnic and visible minorities, aboriginals and people with disabilities.

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the University of Liege invites applications for the position of a Clinical Anaesthetist, commencing as soon as possible.

The position would equally suit a Diplomate of the ECVAA or the ACVA (or eligible to sit the Diploma examination) as well as applicants who have a solid clinical experience. The successful candidate will be part of the clinical anaesthesia service as well as contributing to the educational commitments of the team. The position includes a 1 in 4 out-of-hours service.

For further information, please contact Charlotte Sandersen (charlotte.sandersen@ulg.ac.be). If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Nadine Fis (nadine.fis@ulg.ac.be).

Langford Veterinary Services, University of Bristol is seeking to recruit two additional anaesthesia nurses to the anaesthesia team.

The LVS anaesthesia service works within the University’s Small Animal and Equine hospitals to provide safe and effective perioperative patient care in a busy teaching environment replete with challenging cases, tea, cake, and, convivial colleagues. In addition we support the University’s flagship Translational Biomedical Research Centre ensuring the perioperative welfare of its subjects – principally pigs, and helping to maintain the scientific quality of the projects in which they are involved.

The department currently comprises 7 senior anaesthetist, 3 residents and 2 anaesthesia nurses who principally work within the Small animal hospital.

The successful applicants will be clinically experienced with a specific interest in developing their skillset in the field of Anaesthesia.   The role will primarily involve preparation and delivery of anaesthesia under supervision of the Veterinary Surgeon and the post anaesthesia care of our in-patients.    You will also supervise and teach our Veterinary and Veterinary Nursing undergraduates during their clinical rotations. Previous experience within a referral setting and advanced anaesthesia knowledge will be beneficial though not essential.

The Langford campus is situated 10 miles south of Bristol on the edge of the Mendip hills, with excellent transport links nationally and internationally, and a very high standard of living.

Informal enquires should be directed to Paul MacFarlane (lvpdm@bristol.ac.uk)

The job particulars and application form can be viewed at our website: http://www.langfordvets.co.uk/vacancies