Internship, 16/03/2020

Fitzpatrick Referrals Orthopaedics & Neurology, Eashing, UK

We are seeking candidates for a Neurology Intern Position to join our team of 2 ECVN diplomates, 1 ACVIM diplomate, 2 residents and 2 neurology nurses.

Fitzpatrick Referrals is a world-renowned veterinary referral centre for small animal based in Surrey, United Kingdom, an area of outstanding natural beauty and within easy reach of the south coast, the vibrancy of London and major airports.  It has a specialist orthopaedic and neurology centre in Eashing and a specialist oncology and soft tissue hospital in Guildford. The facilities are state-of-the-art and include 1.5T MRI, 160 slice CT, electrophysiology, onsite 3D printer and off-site custom implant design services. 

 

We are seeking candidates for a Neurology Intern Position to join our team of 2 ECVN diplomates, 1 ACVIM diplomate, 2 residents and 2 neurology nurses.

The neurology internship programme is for a 12-month period and will provide training in clinical neurology, neurosurgery, electrodiagnostics, neuroimaging, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and neuropathology. You will be required to assist the neurology clinicians and residents in daily care of patients, consultations, diagnostic procedures, and neurosurgeries. We place a strong emphasis on rehabilitation and work with a team of physiotherapists and hydrotherapists. You will be encouraged to be involved in clinical research with an aim of presenting a clinical research abstract at a scientific congress.

 

The successful candidate will be a graduated veterinary surgeon and preferably have completed a one-year general internship or at least two years of general small animal practice.   In addition, will be care driven, have excellent communication skills, be exceptionally organised, thorough and be able to operate in a 24/7 team environment.

 

To apply:

For an informal confidential discussion please contact Clare Rusbridge on ClareR@fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk

 

Letters of intent and CVs should be sent to Recruitment@fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk, stating which role you are applying for in the email subject line by Friday 24th April 2020.

 

Interviews will take place at the convenience of both parties.

 

Early applications are welcome and we reserve the right to close for applications before the closing date. Visit our website (www.fitzpatrickreferrals.co.uk) for more information about the practice and the clinical teams.