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Nurse Vacancies

Due to expansion of our clinical services, including brand new ward facilities, we are seeking RVNs to join our Referral Nursing team. Full and part-time roles are available.

If you are passionate about delivering outstanding clinical care and working in an environment that allows you to achieve excellence in your chosen field, we would love to hear from you.

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Equine Receptionist/Administrator – Maternity Cover

We are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated, customer focused Part time Equine Receptionist/Administrator to join our Equine team.

The successful applicant will be based within the Equine Centre working with the reception team and vets to support clients and their horses during their visits. Responsibilities within the reception team include a variety of administrative tasks along with billing visits, invoicing, meeting and greeting clients and taking appointment bookings.

The ability to work flexible hours will be required. The ideal candidate will be able to work well within a team, be self motivated and customer focused.

If you are passionate about delivering excellent customer service and working in an environment that allows you to achieve excellence, we would love to hear from you. 

The closing date for applications is Friday 14th July 2017.

For further information please contact Lucie Pike on 0117 928 9620 or email lucie.pike@bristol.ac.uk

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Senior Clinical Anaesthetist

Langford Vets, in conjunction with the University of Bristol, are seeking a Senior Clinical Anaesthetist.

The anaesthesia service works within the 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 eight senior anaesthetists, four residents enrolled in an ECVAA training program and three 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 and applications should be directed to Paul MacFarlane at lvpdm@bristol.ac.uk

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Yard Assistant

We are seeking a highly motivated part-time Yard Assistant who will work as part of our existing team, delivering top quality care to our inpatients and maintaining the stables and yard area to an exemplary standard.

You will be responsible for the cleanliness and overall appearance of the yard and stables, and be capable of working on your own initiative, as well as part of the team, to maintain our extremely high standards. Your duties will also include the feeding and grooming of the inpatients, while maintaining their general wellbeing throughout their stay.

You will also assist the veterinary team with the trotting up, lunging and holding of horses during examinations and procedures, including standing MRI, Scintigraphy and surgical procedures.

A qualification in Stable Management or Equine Care is desirable but not essential. Previous experience of working with horses is essential however, to ensure you are capable, confident and calm around the patients.

The hours of work will normally be 08:00-12:00 every Saturday, with the potential of additional overtime as available.

The closing date for applications is Friday 30th June 2017.

For further information or to apply, please contact lucie.pike@bristol.ac.uk.

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Equine Diagnostic Centre Assistant

We are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated Equine Diagnostic Centre Assistant to join our Equine team.

The successful applicant will be working within the Equine Centre working with the team to support our vets, clients and their horses during their visits to the Equine Centre.

Responsibilities will be to assist the veterinary and support staff of the Equine Centre in maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene throughout all clinical areas; to assist with care of hospitalised horses and to assist the veterinary team with the trotting up, lunging and holding of horses during examinations and procedures, including standing MRI, Scintigraphy and surgical procedures.

Previous experience of working with horses is essential and the ability to work flexible hours and working weekends on a rota basis will be required. 

Closing date: Friday 30th June 2017.

For further information please contact Lucie Pike at lucie.pike@bristol.ac.uk.

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Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgeon 

Langford Vets, in conjunction with the University of Bristol, are looking for a Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgeon (Soft Tissue Bias will be considered) to join our busy team. This role would be primarily based in the clinics working in our Small Animal Referral Hospital with some additional responsibility for teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students (interns and residents). A contribution to the out-of-hours rota in a supervisory capacity would be expected. 

The successful applicant would join our existing team of seven ECVS diplomats and work within a larger multidisciplinary team with a varied and interesting caseload. They will continue to develop and expand the soft tissue surgery service, ensuring integration and concordance within the surgery and other services.

Applicants must be American or European boarded or be board-eligible. Competitive package offered for suitable candidates. We are happy to accept full and part time applications.

For informal enquiries and to apply please contact Mickey Tivers, Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery at mickey.tivers@bristol.ac.uk.

The closing date for applications is 30th June 2017.

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Radiographer

We are looking to expand our Diagnostic Imaging Service and seeking a radiographer to join our team. 

The service currently consists of two radiographers and a veterinary nurse and you would be working in our multi-disciplinary small animal hospital supporting our internal services and outpatient services. In addition there is the opportunity to be involved in both clinical research within the hospital and in the Translation Biomedical research centre (TBRC). Current equipment includes:

  • 16 slice CT scanner,
  • 1.5T MRI scanner,
  • 3T MRI scanner (TBRC)
  • DR and CR rooms

You must hold either a BSc diagnostic radiography or DCR qualification or equivalent. Previous cross sectional experience is essential but full training will be given on animal acquisition, meaning previous animal experience is not required. You should be able to work independently as well as within a team, and enthusiasm and a sense of humour are mandatory.

For informal enquiries or to apply, please submit your application form to Chris Warren-Smith at chris.warren-smith@bristol.ac.uk

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Diagnostic Imager

Langford Vets, in conjunction with the University of Bristol, are looking for an additional Diagnostic Imager to join our increasingly busy Diagnostic Imaging Department. This role would be primarily clinics based and involve working in our Small Animal Referral Hospital in addition to teaching of undergraduates and post graduates (interns and residents) but there are opportunities for research and teaching.

The successful applicant would join our current team of radiologists with three residents who are supported by a team of radiographers and nurses. The hospital is multidisciplinary with a varied and interesting caseload.

You would be working with our state of the art equipment including:

  • 16 slice Siemens CT scanner
  • 1.5T MRI scanner
  • Siemens S2000 Ultrasound machine
  • DR and CR radiography rooms
  • Access to a 3 Tesla Siemens Prisma MRI scanner

Applicants must be American or European boarded or be board-eligible.
Competitive package offered for suitable candidates.

For informal enquiries or to apply, please submit your application form to Chris Warren-Smith (Clinical Lead in Diagnostic Imaging).

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Equine Surgeons

We are looking for diploma-holding equine surgeons to join our existing team of Specialists to relaunch the Equine Referral Hospital and develop our clinical services as part of the University of Bristol Vet School. This a great opportunity for commercially-minded, clinic-focused clinicians who are keen to use or develop their business skills to help us build the Hospital caseload.

With state of the art facilities and our own on-site diagnostic laboratories, we are also offering a highly competitive remuneration package.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss how you could become part of our expanding team, then please email your CV and cover letter to sara.colley@bristol.ac.uk.

 

 

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