Wednesday , May 29 2024

RSPCA Jobs in Edinburgh – Senior Clinician

Website RSPCA

Job Description:

As a Senior Clinician you’ll be responsible for the day to day running of the clinical side of the hospital. You’ll play a key role in the coaching and mentoring of staff members acting as the line manager for a proportion of the Veterinary team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participating in public relations, media activities and fundraising at the hospital
  • Oversight of daily, night and weekend rotas
  • Develop training programmes and deliver training to other members of staff including student teaching
  • Providing clinical guidance to Veterinary Surgeons, Veterinary Nurses and Hospital Manager
  • Acting as the clinical and surgical lead and enhancing patient care
  • Line management duties
  • Monitoring and auditing controlled drugs
  • Coordinating welfare case animal treatment alongside branches, Inspectors and private vet clinics
  • Providing advice to centre staff, RSPCA Inspectors, Animal Rescue Officers and members of the public on a range of topics including welfare cases, shelter medicine and medical and surgical case management

Job Requirements:

  • Capable of advising team members in clinical situations (eg. diaphragmatic hernia, splenectomy, urinary obstructions, multiple RTA injuries etc.)
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Experience in basic orthopaedics is desirable
  • Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Logical approach to clinical decision making
  • Broad range of surgical skills, both routine and emergency
  • Ability to take leadership responsibility as and when required

Job Details:

Company: RSPCA

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Edinburgh, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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