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Medicine Intern - Highcroft Referral


Medicine internship– Highcroft Referrals

Discipline Specific Internship Programme

Highcroft Referrals is recruiting a Medicine Intern to join our specialist-led medicine department. This will be a one-year post, working alongside five European Specialists in Internal Medicine, an ECVIM-CA resident and a second medicine intern.

Highcroft Referrals is an expanding multi-disciplinary referral hospital based in Bristol, with specialists in oncology, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesia, soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics, neurology, dermatology and ophthalmology. In 2023 will be moving into a new, purpose built, state-of-the-art hospital in Avonmouth. This will provide our staff with unprecedented opportunity to be part of a flag-ship development including the first linear accelerator for radiotherapy in the South West. More information about our new hospital can be found here.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated medicine intern who is committed to practising the highest standards of veterinary medicine and patient care and who would relish the opportunity to further their career, improve their knowledge base and technical skills.  Opportunities for case responsibility, training in medical procedures including endoscopy, and a supportive learning environment are available for the right candidate.

Personal specification for application

A strong candidate will have a minimum of twelve months experience working as a qualified Veterinary Surgeon in small animal practice in the UK, and a previous rotating internship in a specialist hospital. Practical skills and experience of client communication are highly desirable. Applicants must be an MRCVS.

Salary & Benefits

Highcroft Veterinary Referrals provides one of the most exceptional salary and benefits packages available to interns.  In addition to a salary (£32,000 per annum), you will have 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, RCVS and VDS membership, company contributory pension scheme and other company fringe benefits. You will have access to a comprehensive online library, including veterinary and medical journals.

Position start date

This post is currently vacant and candidates will be able to start immediately if notice periods allow.

For more information or to discuss more informally please contact Paul Higgs:

Application Closing Date: 20th July 2022

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Highcroft (Whitchurch Referral)
615 Wells Road, Whitchurch, Bristol, United Kingdom, BS14 9BE
  • Salary:
    £32,000 + Benefits
  • Practice:
    Highcroft Referral
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  • Employment Type:
    Fixed Term Contract
  • Application Closing Date:
    31 July 2022
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