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Internal Medicine Clinician - Residency trained and/or Board Certified


Steph Ward

Our client is a well respected and established referral practice based in Gloucestershire. They are seeking a clinician with a high level of experience in internal medicine, to join their team of Specialists and Advanced Practitioners, to provide a client focused clinical medical service. Residency trained and/or Board-certified ECVIM-CA or ACVIM (or RCVS Diplomate) desirable but not essential.

The practice are developing and expanding their already established medicine and oncology service with a large caseload. The position would be taking an integral role in this development and would ideally suit someone wishing to work within an experienced advanced practitioner team.

The practice is established multidisciplinary referral clinic situated 20 minutes north of Bristol and 20 minutes south of Gloucester and Cheltenham in a beautiful part of the Cotswolds yet close to the M5 and M4 corridor.

They are a small, dynamic, cohesive team comprising of clinicians in internal medicine, orthopaedic surgery, ophthalmology and diplomates in soft tissue surgery, dermatology and cardiology.The practice is undergoing an exciting phase of expansion, including new clinical services and facilities. They pride themselves ourselves on being a forward-thinking, client focused veterinary practice focused on care, integrity, knowledge and support. The team is ambitious and has a good, personal relationship with primary practitioners who refer to the clinic, as well as with the owners of the patients under our care. There is also a supportive team of interns and RVN’s to support you in your role.
Involvement in research and providing continuing education through outside providers is actively encouraged wherever possible and supported with flexible CPD time and a generous annual CPD allowance.

  • Required skills and qualifications
  • Graduate vet degree with Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (or eligibility)
  • Residency trained and/or Board-certified ECVIM-CA or ACVIM (or RCVS Diplomate) desirable but not essential
  • Oncology interest desirable
  • Experience of managing acute and chronic medical cases and managing their investigation independently whilst working within a supportive team
  • Experience of public speaking and provision of continuing education to primary practitioners
  • Excellent communication skills with colleagues, referring veterinarians and clients
  • Good time management skills and the ability to work well within a team are essential
  • Experience of work in a first-opinion practice environment is desirable

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