Vacature Intern Radiologie


The Internship is a one-year, non-degree program in a multidisciplinary small animal referral practice, AniCura Specialistische Dierenkliniek Utrecht, in Utrecht, the Netherlands under the guidance of experienced board-certified specialists. The candidate will play a key part in providing the diagnostic service working under the supervision of experienced specialist radiologists. She/he will be trained in performing and interpreting a wide range of imaging modalities during regular business hours and out of hours.

AniCura Specialistische Dierenkliniek Utrecht (SDU) is a specialized clinic for referral clients in the areas of orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, internal medicine, ophthalmology and radiology. The clinic currently has 3 radiologists (Dip ECVDI) working part-time on different days. The clinic is equipped with radiography, ultrasonography and a 124-slice CT. The clinic works closely together with another Specialist Veterinary Referral Center in Amsterdam where we have an opening for an intern as well. 

The internship is a one-year clinical position. The goal is to give the intern the opportunity to gain deeper knowledge and get a broad-based experience within the field of small animal Diagnostic Imaging. He/she will work together with a group of specialized colleagues, and get support and instruction in performing and interpreting diagnostic imaging examinations. The intern will work mainly with radiography, ultrasound and CT with the opportunity to learn about advanced techniques such as MRI through participation in weekly journal clubs and known case conferences.

The candidate performs and reports diagnostic imaging studies, including radiography, ultrasound and CT under guidance and direction of a senior radiologist in small animals and ensures the efficient running of the Imaging facilities in the clinic, producing high quality diagnostic images for clinical or research purposes for all clinicians.

The applicant is expected to take an active part in the general work in the diagnostic imaging the clinic, participate in the education and supervision of the other residents and participate and help with research projects.

Qualifications: A Veterinary degree that is recognized in the Netherlands and a minimum of one year working experience in a small animal veterinary practice. Experience within the area of diagnostic imaging is a pre. 

Assessment criteria: We are looking for someone who is service-minded, structured and comfortable with working in a dynamic and busy environment. Someone who realizes the importance of maintaining good relations with colleagues, referring veterinarians and customers and has the skills to do this in a sincere and trusting manner. The successful candidate is expected to be interested in clinical work, education and research.

We work in both English and Dutch and so it is important that you can express yourself well in spoken and written English and Dutch.

Place of work: Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Form of employment: The position is for 1 year. Extension of the employment contract as a veterinarian or in the form of a residency program is a possibility, depending on proven capabilities and available residency places.

Extent: 100%

Salary and other benefits: Salary level based on “Dierenarts A scale”

Starting date: Q1/Q2 2020.

Application: We welcome your application no later than 2020-12-22

Applications should be directed to Dr Susanne Boroffka, email: Interview date: You will be notified by email whether you have been shortlisted for interview or not.