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Anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 16 August 2017

At Northwest Veterinary Specialists we are searching for a new colleague to join us as an Anaesthesia & Analgesia Specialist. As a team we deal with all aspects of anaesthesia, peri-operative care and pain management - both acute and chronic. We are supported by a team of highly skilled nurses and pride ourselves on working closely with our specialist colleagues in surgery, medicine, oncology, cardiology and neurology.

Our educational outreach program involves colleagues spending time in local first opinion practices teaching practitioners and nurses anaesthesia. Each anaesthetist has an area of special interest and professional development is encouraged and facilitated.

The remuneration package is one of the best in the UK with all of the usual benefits. Details upon request.

The position is for 4 days per week with one weeknight on call and a 1:5 weekend rota.

Please contact Matt Gurney in the first instance if you are interested in applying. Closing date for applications is Friday 25th August.

Anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 16 August 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced anaesthetist to join our team at Willows Referral Service. The successful applicant will hold, or be eligible to sit, a European Diploma (or equivalent), and will share our aim of providing the best possible level of care for our patients, clients, and referring veterinary surgeons.

The current anaesthesia team consists of three Specialists, one part time clinical anaesthetist, one dedicated anaesthesia nurse training towards the AVTAA examination, and an anaesthesia intern. Providing individually tailored anaesthetic and analgesia protocols for every patient, our anaesthetists support their colleagues in the disciplines of soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, medicine, neurology, oncology, imaging, dermatology and cardiology. They also take an active role in the care of our ICU patients. Our philosophy is very much one of friendly co-operation between all members of the team.

We have some of the best facilities to be found in Specialist multi-disciplinary centres, including onsite MRI and CT. The facilities are complimented by an excellent team of support staff who give our clinicians the opportunity to concentrate on their clinical caseload and to work in a pleasant, supportive and good-humoured atmosphere.

The position will be well remunerated and the package includes six weeks holiday per year, two weeks allowance for funded CPD per year, a week for approved committee or examining commitments per year, a non-contributory pension and private healthcare. Willows holds the Investors in People Award at the extended Silver level, and we are dedicated to providing excellent working conditions, care and support for all our 180+ personnel.

Willows is centrally located within easy reach of Birmingham Airport, London and the national rail and motorway networks, but only a short drive away from historic Stratford upon Avon, Warwick and the beautiful Oxfordshire and Warwickshire countryside.

To learn more about Willows please see our website.

You can apply for the post either online at or in writing including a letter of intent, current CV and an application form - the latter can be downloaded from the website or sent to you by contacting Ceris Talbot on +44 (0)121 712 7070, or

If you would like to discuss this vacancy further in the first instance, please call Alessandra Mathis from the Anaesthesia Team on ++44 (0) 121 712 7070 or

Clinician in Veterinary Anesthesia Print
Sunday, 13 August 2017

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital is composed of a team of specially-trained professionals, committed to quality of education using state-of-the-art technology. This dedication has been confirmed by the more than 5,000 satisfied cases seen annually by our services.

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera, Spain is offering a position in Anesthesia.

Responsibilities include partial coverage of the equine and small animal anesthesia service, emergency service during nights and weekends, teaching to undergraduates and graduates, active contribution to continuing education and/or research projects. The hospital is new and the caseload is building.

Qualifications include Dr Med Vet or equivalent and completion of residency program in veterinary anesthesia. Preference will be given to Diplomates or board eligible of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesiology (ACVAA) or European College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists (ECVAA), experience with equine anesthesia, and native Spanish speakers.

Deadline: August 31th, 2017
Start date: September 2017

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of three references and sent it to:

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Resident in Veterinary Anaesthesia Grade 6 Print
Sunday, 13 August 2017

University of Liverpool
Equine Clinical Science
27,629 pa
04-Sep-2017 23:30

This 3-year residency post will be based in the Small Animal and Equine Teaching Hospitals at Leahurst on the Wirral Peninsula. Facilities in both hospitals include modern theatre and intensive care facilities, with multidisciplinary support. You will be MRCVS, appointed as an academic staff member supporting clinical academic activities while you will concurrently receive a broad training in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia leading to eligibility to sit the ECVAA Diploma. The post is available from 1 November 2017 until 31 October 2020.

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Professor / Senior Clinician / Clinician in Veterinary Anaesthesia Print
Sunday, 13 August 2017

Vacancy Ref: 018653

The Division of Small Animal Clinical Science is seeking to recruit dynamic, motivated individuals for the following posts.

Professor. The successful candidate will provide academic, corporate and strategic leadership in the Small Animal and Equine Hospital referral service by further developing the School's expertise in Veterinary Anaesthesia. The role will involve leading high quality clinical research and research-led education in partnership with other divisions and institutes within the College; driving the strategic expansion of the SAH academic developments, and delivering a high quality service to referral small animal patients.

Senior Clinician / Clinician. The ideal candidate(s) will hold a Diploma or equivalent qualification (Senior Clinician) but a residency-trained colleague due to sit exams will also be considered (Clinician). The post offers a significant element of 'off clinics' time for research and scholarship (including exam study). The role will also involve the delivery of an innovative program of clinical teaching to undergraduates alongside interns and residents.

You will be based at the Garscube Estate, 10 minutes' drive from the vibrant and cosmopolitan West End of Glasgow, yet less than 30 minutes from the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National park with unparalleled access to the outdoors. Our well-equipped, state of the art referral hospital is serviced by over 30 clinicians, 28 residents/interns, 40 nursing staff and 11 administrative staff, supporting over 10 clinical specialities. In addition there is a busy first opinion out of hour's service supported by four clinicians and 14 nursing associated staff.

The University has an excellent pension scheme, and a generous supplement is paid for out of hour's work.

Professor salary from 61,179
Grade 8/9: 41,709 - 48,327 / 49,772 - 55,998 per annum plus OOH supplement

Closing date: 3 September 2017. Applications and full job descriptions via the University Website at Informal (confidential) enquires can be made to either or the hospital director (Professor Anne French -

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