Dick White Referrals

Senior Clinician / Consultant in Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery


We are offering an opportunity for a highly motivated veterinary surgeon to join our team and adopt a senior role in the Small Animal Orthopaedics Department.

Due to an increasing caseload the Orthopaedic Surgery Department is expanding and we seek to recruit an additional orthopaedic surgeon. This colleague will be joining 2 full-time Specialist orthopaedic surgeons, supported by one clinical fellow, 3 ECVS residents, a dedicated surgical intern and team of qualified nurses. DWR is a busy, client-focused, specialist referral-only, purpose-built, small animal veterinary hospital based in Six Mile Bottom, which located only 8 miles from the vibrant and historic university city of Cambridge, UK with excellent connections to London and also the East Anglian coast. The hospital is fully equipped with surgical equipment and diagnostic facilities commensurate with a flagship Specialist veterinary hospital. Aside from the excellent, positive and collaborative working environment that greatly values team-work, DWR offers a highly competitive package including a generous salary, pension provision, achievable bonus scheme, private health insurance, income protection and life assurance schemes, family-focused leave provision, annual study leave and CPD allowances. The successful applicant will join our team of 31 specialist veterinary clinicians, 20 residents and 10 interns who, along with our 200-strong support team, provide referral-only services for patients across England in soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, diagnostic imaging, neurology, anaesthesia, internal medicine, oncology, dermatology, cardiology, physiotherapy, clinical pathology and histopathology. As we are also an Educational Partner with the University of Nottingham, the successful colleague will be awarded Honorary Associate Professor status with this institution. Applicants must be Board-Certified in Small Animal Surgery by the American, European or Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Experienced candidates eligible to sit the qualifying examinations for these colleges will also be considered for the role of Clinical Fellow. The successful applicant will hold a UK valid current driving licence. For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Mark Bush mb@dwr.co.uk To obtain an application form and for further information please contact vacancies@dwr.co.uk Closing date: Monday March 13th 2017.

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