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Fixed-term: 15 December 2023.

JUNIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP (INTERNSHIP) IN SMALL ANIMAL STUDIES

SIX SCHOLARSHIPS TO START ON THURSDAY 1 DECEMBER 2022 FOR 12.5 MONTHS

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: £15,600.00 PER ANNUM (May be subject to change from 01 October 2022)

Applications are invited for this one year post-graduate training programme based in the Queen's Veterinary School Small Animal Hospital.

Junior Clinical Training Scholars will receive training and tuition as they rotate through anaesthesia, cardiology, diagnostic imaging, ophthalmology, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, orthopaedics and soft tissue surgery and be supervised by recognised specialists in each field. Scholars will also have responsibility for primary care cases seen at the hospital's charity clinics, and be involved in supervision and guidance of final year veterinary students. Scholars will be an integral part of the out of hours care of animals within the hospital, especially within the intensive care unit. Candidates must be Members of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and should have the following skills and experience:

Experience in neutering and performing dental work in dogs and cats

Completion of 1 year in primary care veterinary practice in the UK

For applicants for whom English is not their first language, a score of 7.5 in IELTS (with no element under 7), or a score of 100 in TOEFL (with no element less than 24).

A JCTS Application Form (JCTS 1) and Information Pack can be downloaded from the following website: https://www.vet.cam.ac.uk/job

Applicants should supply a completed Junior Clinical Training Scholarship Application Form (JCTS 1), a CV and Covering Letter giving reasons for wishing to undertake the JCTS in the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

Applications should be submitted via e-mail to vetmed@vet.cam.ac.uk with the above documents as one attachment, by the closing date stated.

Informal enquiries to Julie Ingham Assistant Secretary HR by email: ji217@cam.ac.uk

The deadline for applications is midnight on 10 August 2022.

Interviews will be held: 22 August 2022

Please quote reference PP32352 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Key Information

Department of Veterinary Medicine

Reference: PP32352

Dates and deadlines:

Published
Thursday, 21 July, 2022
Closing Date
Wednesday, 10 August, 2022