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Veterinary Surgeon - Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital

We are pleased to announce that Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital is planning to expand services to its clients and veterinary practitioners. 

GVH wants to hire an experienced specialist surgeon. We would like this person to join our small, enthusiastic team which is keen to progress professionally and to widen its surgical caseload. We currently have one fulltime ECVS surgeon and visiting specialists in Internal Medicine and Imaging, with certificate holders in dermatology, ophthalmology and cardiology. The hospital is based in Cork city in the South of Ireland. The surgical caseload is growing with significant potential. We have in-house CT, visiting MRI, arthroscopy, fluoroscopy, digital radiography, laparoscopy, on-site diagnostic laboratory and the usual orthopaedic instrumentation including BioMedtrix Universal THR. GVH will provide fulltime night time and weekend nursing case of in-patients.

What we are looking for:

  • A degree that can be registered with the Veterinary Council of Ireland
  • Board Certification in Small Animal Surgery
  • Experienced certificate holders will also be considered.
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Focus and determination
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong References
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Excellent diagnostic and clinical skills.

Cork city is Ireland's second largest city and is located on the South Coast of Ireland. Cork has a population of 200-250,000 and is the gate-way to the beautiful natural countryside of the south of Ireland. GVH is a growing hospital with a friendly, hard working team of veterinary surgeons and nurses. It is important to us that we select the right individual to complement this team.

Further details of the advertised positions can be found on our website or by contacting Shane Guerin or John Cunningham

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Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital
Vicars Road, Togher, Cork, Southern Ireland, T12 K26P
  • Salary:
    attractive salary + benefits
  • Practice:
    Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital
  • City:
  • Employment Type:
    Fixed Term Contract
  • Application Closing Date:
    31 July 2019
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