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Veterinary Radiographer


UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE WEST CAMBRDIGE SITE Queen's Veterinary School Hospital

We require a Veterinary Radiographer to join a team of qualified radiographers in this busy Veterinary Teaching Hospital on a three year contract. Applicants should be qualified Veterinary Nurses (preference will be given to Diploma holders) with a particular interest in radiography, or diagnostic Radiographers holding either the DCR or equivalent degree. Exceptional candidates without these qualifications but who have a considerable amount of radiography experience in large and small animals will be considered.

The Veterinary Radiographer will be responsible for producing high quality clinical diagnostic images of small and large animals. The role holder will ensure radiation safety is understood by all workers and is complied with at all times and will also instruct students to x-ray animals to the highest possible standards with special regard to the radiation safety implications.

Duties include diagnostic radiography of both small animals (cats and dogs) and large animals (horses and farm animals). Experience of working in this field would be advantageous, but is not essential as full training will be given.

You must be an excellent communicator, capable of establishing and maintaining good relations with clinicians, veterinary students and colleagues.

Candidates who are successful at shortlisting will be invited to come and spend half a day in the Department to get a good understanding of the role and the Hospital and to meet the Radiography team prior to interview.

If you have any questions about this role please contact Georgia Constantinou at gc570@cam.ac.uk

Limited funding: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link 'Apply online' or visit the vacancy pages on the following website: www.jobs.cam.ac.uk This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) before completing the online application form. Further particulars for the role and information about the Department www.vet.cam.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 15 May 2018

Interviews will be held: 31 May 2018

Please quote reference PP15318 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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