Ophthalmology Internship at Dick White Referrals (Cambridge, UK)

Develop your career with DWR and be part of something special!

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and driven individual to join our growing ophthalmology team for a 12 month internship commencing in June 2022.

Although the internship is mainly a supportive role of the rest of the team it will also provide a level of clinical responsibility and is aimed at preparing the successful candidate for a residency training programme.

The team currently consists of three ECVO diplomates, four ECVO residents, one intern and three nurses. The applicant will have experience of working in general practice and have a tangible track record of their passion for veterinary ophthalmology. A postgraduate qualification in ophthalmology would be extremely useful but is not essential.

The application for this position should include 1) a letter of intent justifying suitability for the position,reasons for pursuing an internship and for choosing DWR 2) curriculum vitae 3) contact details of two referees who have direct knowledge of the candidate’s skills and past clinical experience.

The successful applicant will need to hold a UK valid current driving licence and be a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (MRCVS), whilst also having the right to work in UK (UK or EU citizenship, or with valid UK working VISA for the duration of the internship). If not of English mother language, candidates must have good knowledge of spoken and written English, preferably certified by examination.

If you share our passion for delivering excellence, trust and care then we would love to hear from you.

Applications should be submitted to the Head of Ophthalmology, James Oliver, via e-mail on: by 30th January 2022. Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview in February 2022 with priority given to those who have visited the DWR Ophthalmology Service.

For any further information, please contact James Oliver at the same email address.