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We are calling for applications for two anaesthesia internship positions starting in September  2018.

Pride Veterinary Centre is a rapidly growing, multidisciplinary private hospital located in Derby, United Kingdom. The successful candidate will work under direct supervision of anaesthesia specialists (4 ECVAA and 1 ACVAA Diplomates, and 1 ECVAA-resident trained fellow) to provide anaesthesia and analgesia service for varied surgical and diagnostic case loads. Currently the hospital offers specialist services in: anaesthesia and analgesia, diagnostic imaging, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries, internal medicine, neurology, ophthalmology, dermatology and cardiology.

For more information about the hospital please visit the hospital website: http://www.prideveterinarycentre.co.uk/

Ideally, candidates would have at least 1-2 years of clinical experience in general practice (preferably small animal) or have taken part in a rotating internship, although new graduates will also be considered.

Desire to pursue a residency in anaesthesia is not a requirement. However, this internship program is aimed at preparing the candidate for a residency. You must be a member of the RCVS prior to working in the UK.

Additional desired skills are good English language skills and communication skills, punctuality, ability to work and think clearly under pressure, good interpersonal skills and enthusiasm for anaesthesia.

For informal chat and enquiries please write to Sayaka ([email protected])

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to Sarah Trouse at HR ([email protected])

Closing date: 06th July 2018

The Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University invites applications for a clinical track position in the Section of Anesthesiology.  Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree, and should be board certified or board eligible by the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA) or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.  The candidate will be expected to have experience in clinical anesthetic management of small, large, and exotic animals, and have a focus on teaching students and residents and collaborative research.

The section of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at Cornell currently has four ACVAA board-certified faculty members, four residents, and eight veterinary technicians who work in a modern, well-equipped teaching hospital with a diverse large, small, and exotic animal caseload.  Cornell University is a world-class teaching, clinical, and research institution. There are extensive opportunities on campus for collaboration with basic scientists and clinicians of all disciplines. Additionally, Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City provides the opportunity to participate in an established anesthesia residency elective rotation program.

Responsibilities will be determined in accordance with the service needs, academic priorities, and the candidate’s areas of clinical research interest within the specialty of anesthesia.  Effort will be distributed among clinical teaching and service in the Cornell University Hospital for Animals, research, and didactic and laboratory instruction of veterinary students and residents.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with academic credentials and experience.

Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative-action employer committed to employing a highly qualified, diverse faculty.  Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. Cornell seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples, and has a Dual Career program.

Cornell is located in Ithaca on the shores of Cayuga Lake in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York. Ithaca is a vibrant city with art museums, theaters, and a diverse selection of restaurants. It is within driving distance of several large metropolitan centers, award-winning wineries, and downhill skiing areas. Ithaca is a nature-lover’s paradise with ample opportunity for outdoor activities.  Easy campus-to-campus bus transportation allows one to explore or develop collaborations in NYC while enjoying the “Ithaca is Gorges” lifestyle.

For more information, go to: http://www.vet.cornell.edu/clinsci/ or contact Dr. Peter Scrivani, Chair of the Search Committee at [email protected].

Electronic application submission is through Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11241.

The required sections of the application include: cover letter describing your clinical and research interests/expertise and teaching philosophy for house staff, DVM students, and veterinarians in continuing education programs; curriculum vitae; and email addresses for letter requests of 3 referees who will be invited to upload their letters at this site.

Review of applications will begin on July 2, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date to be determined.

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is looking for a veterinary anaesthetist for a fixed term maternity cover of one year.

Joining a friendly and supportive team of six Anaesthesia Diplomates, two clinicians, four residents, two interns, three nurses and one animal care assistant, you will contribute to the provision of clinical anaesthesia in the School’s Small Animal Hospital and Large Animal Hospitals and combine clinical excellence with compassionate care. The role will give you the opportunity to get involved in delivery and assessment of our BVM&S undergraduate degree programme as well as to postgraduate training and education programmes.
The Easter Bush Campus houses outstanding teaching and clinical facilities, including our newly opened state of the art Equine Hospital, as well as the Roslin Institute, one of the world’s leading veterinary research centres.

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is situated on the Easter Bush Campus, 10 miles south of central Edinburgh. The campus has easy access to both a vibrant city centre and is within easy reach of outstanding countryside.

You should hold a Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia or have completed a residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia. Candidates with extensive clinical anaesthesia experience will also be considered, as will be candidates who would prefer to work in small animal anaesthesia only.

This position is full time although we will also give consideration to candidates wanting a part time position. Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Gudrun Schoeffmann on 0131 651 7478 or [email protected].

Joining a friendly and supportive team of six Anaesthesia Diplomates, two clinicians, four residents, two interns, three nurses and one animal care assistant, you will contribute to the provision of clinical anaesthesia in the School’s Small Animal Hospital and Large Animal Hospitals and combine clinical excellence with compassionate care. The role will give you the opportunity to get involved in delivery and assessment of our BVM&S undergraduate degree programme as well as to postgraduate training and education programmes.
The Easter Bush Campus houses outstanding teaching and clinical facilities, including our newly opened state of the art Equine Hospital, as well as the Roslin Institute, one of the world’s leading veterinary research centres. The successful candidate will be require to be involved in enhancing eLearning and on-line teaching initiatives.

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is situated on the Easter Bush Campus, 10 miles south of central Edinburgh. The campus has easy access to both a vibrant city centre and is within easy reach of outstanding countryside.

You should hold a Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia or have completed a residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia. Candidates with extensive clinical anaesthesia experience will also be considered, as will be candidates who would prefer to work in small animal anaesthesia only.
This position is full time although we will also give consideration to candidates wanting a part time position. Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Gudrun Schoeffmann on 0131 651 7478 or [email protected].

We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of gender or ethnic group. As women and members of ethnic minorities are currently under-represented in posts at this level we particularly encourage applications from members of these groups.

This position is intended for people fluent in German.

Die Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Institut für Versuchstierkunde und Zentrales Tierlaboratorium, sucht ab sofort einen/eine TIERARZT/TIERÄRZTIN mit Schwerpunkt in Anästhesie und perioperativer Betreuung für eine engagierte Mitarbeit in unserem Team für die Betreuung der verschiedenen Versuchstierspezies sowie für die Mithilfe bei der Einhaltung von tierschutzrechtlichen Aufgaben und Pflichten einer Versuchstierhaltung.

Ihre Aufgaben:
• Beratung und Unterstützung von Wissenschaftlern/-innen hinsichtlich analgetischer und anästhetischer
Verfahren, einschließlich der Ausarbeitung entsprechender Regime
• Mithilfe bei der tierärztlichen Betreuung von Tieren sowie Beteiligung an Rufbereitschaftsdiensten
• Beratung von Wissenschaftlern/-innen zu Gesichtspunkten des Tierschutzes
• Mithilfe bei der Beurteilung von Tierversuchsanträgen
• Ausbildung und Lehre von Auszubildenden, Studierenden und Wissenschaftlern/-innen
• Forschung

Die Übernahme der Arbeitsgruppe Analgesie und Anästhesie für Versuchstiere ggf. mit Apothekenführung wird nach ausreichender Einarbeitungszeit angestrebt.

Ihre Qualifikationen:
Abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium der Veterinärmedizin, Promotion, Erfahrungen im versuchstierkundlichen Bereich sowie Kenntnisse in den entsprechenden gesetzlichen Grundlagen. Die Qualifikation als Fachtierarzt/-ärztin für Anästhesiologie, Intensivmedizin und Schmerztherapie, als Diplomate (m/w) des European (Dip. ECVAA) oder American College (Dip. ACVAA) of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia oder ein erfolgreicher Abschluss eines ECVAA-Residency-Programms sind wünschenswert.
Die Möglichkeit einer Weiterbildung zum Fachtierarzt/-ärztin für Versuchstierkunde oder ECLAM-Diplomate (m/w) ist gegeben.

Wichtige Schlüsselkompetenzen:
Verantwortungsbereitschaft, Teamfähigkeit, Zuverlässigkeit
Die Stelle ist zunächst auf 2 Jahre befristet. Es handelt sich um eine nicht teilzeitgeeignete Vollzeitstelle mit fester Arbeitszeit. Die Eingruppierung erfolgt je nach persönlichen Qualifikationen und Voraussetzungen gemäß TV-L.
Ein umfangreiches Gesundheitsprogramm für Beschäftigte wird Ihnen ermöglicht. Zudem gibt es eine zuverlässige Familienunterstützung und eine Kindertagesstätte mit Notfall-Kinderbetreuung. Darüber hinaus werden die üblichen sozialen Leistungen des öffentlichen Dienstes geboten.
Die MHH ist zertifizierte familiengerechte Hochschule und setzt sich für die Förderung von Frauen im Berufsleben ein. Bewerbungen von Frauen sind besonders erwünscht. Schwerbehinderte Bewerberinnen und Bewerber werden bei gleicher Qualifikation bevorzugt berücksichtigt.

Für fachliche Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte an Prof. André Bleich, Telefon 0511 532-6568/-6567.

Ihre Bewerbung richten Sie bitte bis zum 30.06.2018 per E-Mail an [email protected] oder per Post an:
Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Prof. André Bleich, Institut für Versuchstierkunde, OE 8600
Carl-Neuberg-Straße 1, 30625 Hannover

CLINICAL SCHOLAR TRAINING PROGRAMME

Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed at least two years in general practice or a one year rotating internship, are invited to apply for this combined Residency and Master`s degree by research. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. Candidates will be expected to sit board-certification examinations of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA), and to undertake a Master`s degree by research in the field of clinical anaesthesia. The training programme requires participation in the hospital’s clinical services, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. Scholarships are renewed annually, subject to satisfactory progress. Initial stipend is £19,540 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21,110 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs. The proposed start date for this position is 1 August 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to [email protected]

Further particulars are available on the web: http://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/vet/abouttheschool/currentvacancies/

or on request from Mrs Marie Henderson, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow, G61 1QH. (Tel: 0141-330 5814; Fax: 0141-330 5729; e-mail:  [email protected]).

Applications should be made at:

http://www.gla.ac.uk/research/opportunities/howtoapplyforaresearchdegree/ under “MVLS-Anaesthesia Residency”.

Please ensure you upload your CV and a covering letter as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 15 June 2018

We require a motivated and enthusiastic Anaesthesia intern to join our team of three ECVAA Diplomates and nurses.  The ideal candidate would have a commitment to practising the highest standards of veterinary medicine, patient and client care and who would relish the opportunity to further their career, improve their knowledge base and technical skills. You should be an MRCVS and have excellent command of the English language.

  • One year position, aiming for progression into an ECVAA Residency
  • Supervision, support and encouragement from our Anaesthesia Specialists
  • Grand Rounds presentations, M& M rounds and Journal clubs
  • Exceptional salary (£30,900 PA) and benefits package
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

Our hospital has the most precious resource: a team of supportive, motivated and inclusive specialists, nurses and support staff striving to be at the top our profession, as well as, modern state-of-the-art facilities with all the equipment you could wish for. If you are proactive, positive, have a professional approach, friendly attitude and outstanding interpersonal skills then please apply by Friday 1st June 2018. We welcome you to visit the practice and meet the team in the beautiful county of Hampshire.

For further information, please contact: [email protected]

 

Associate Staff Veterinarian in Anesthesiology

SALARY: Dependent on qualifications and experience

START DATE: August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019 (actual start date negotiable)

QUALIFICATIONS: Veterinarian with advanced clinical training and expertise in anesthesiology. Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia is preferred, but board eligible candidates will be considered. Demonstrated aptitude/experience in teaching, particularly clinical instruction, is preferred.  Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

RESPONSIBILITIES:                        Clinical: The position includes a 90% clinical commitment to the Anesthesiology Service of the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH).  The individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students and residents; and providing health care and service to patients.

Teaching:  The primary teaching responsibility will be direct daily supervision and clinical instruction of DVM students and anesthesiology residents.

APPLICATION PROCESS To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by June 15, 2018; position open until filled.  Interested applicants should submit via email to Dinah Greenstreet:  1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names and addresses of three professional references to:

Bruno H. Pypendop, Department Chair
Attention:  Dinah Greenstreet, (e-mail: [email protected])
Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of California
Davis, CA  95616
Phone (530) 752-9774; FAX (530) 752-6042

Senior Clinician/Clinician in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Grade 8/9:  from £ 34,520- £56,950 plus OOH Supplement

The University has an excellent pension scheme, provides a generous holiday allowance, and a substantial supplement is paid for out of hours work.

Vacancy Ref: 021035

The School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Glasgow is seeking to recruit a dynamic, motivated Veterinary Anaesthetist.

The ideal candidate will hold a Diploma, although candidates who have completed/near completion of a residency program may also be considered at a Grade 7 appointment until Diploma obtained. The post offers a significant element of ‘off clinics’ time for research and scholarship. The role will also involve the delivery of an innovative program of clinical teaching to undergraduates alongside interns and residents.

The successful candidate will join a friendly and supportive team of three ECVAA Diplomates and two clinicians, four ECVAA residents and three anaesthesia nurses. The ability to work well with others in a collegial team atmosphere is essential.

You will be based at the Garscube Estate, 10 minutes drive from the vibrant and cosmopolitan West End of Glasgow, yet less than 30 minutes from the Loch Lomond and Trossach’s National park with unparalleled access to the outdoors.

Our well-equipped, state of the art Small Animal Referral Hospital is serviced by over 30 clinicians, 28 residents/interns, 40 nursing staff and 11 administrative staff, supporting over 10 clinical specialities. In addition there is a busy first opinion out of hour’s service supported by four clinicians and 14 nursing associated staff. The position will be primarily based in the Small Animal Hospital but include some commitment to supervision of residents for equine cases at our Equine Hospital.

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Anne French ([email protected])

Further Detail on the university website http://www22.i-grasp.com/fe/tpl_glasgow01.asp?newms=jj&id=95361&newlang=1

Closing date: 25 May 2018.

The Section of Anaesthesiology at the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland is offering a three to four year residency position in veterinary anaesthesia, starting January 2019. The ideal applicant is a veterinarian who has already completed a one year rotating internship or equivalent private practice experience (2 years). Further we expect good interpersonal communications skills and a team oriented personality.

This position offers an opportunity for motivated individuals interested in residency training in a high quality training program designed to prepare the candidate for board eligibility with the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Our program is guided by 6 ECVAA diplomats, with input from specialists boarded in internal Medicine, Diagnostic Imaging, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Oncology, Surgery and other non-clinical colleges. Beside the 6 ECVAA diplomats the anaesthesia team is composed of  1 anaesthesia clinician, 5 residents, 4 doctorants and 4 technicians.

Our hospital caseload provides training opportunities across a wide range of species, with emphasis on large and small companion animals as well as food animals.

Applicants should speak german or be willing to learn so.

Interested applicants should submit an E-mail containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and two letters of reference to:

Prof. Dr. med. vet. PhD Regula Bettschart-Wolfensberger
Winterhurerstr. 258 c
8057 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: 0041 44 635 84 77
E-mail: [email protected]

Closing date: July 30th 2018

Interviews: August/September 2018

The Division of Small Animal Anaesthesia, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège, Belgium, is seeking a candidate for a specialised Internship in Veterinary Anaesthesia.

A one-year specialised internship -orientation small animal anaesthesia- is now open at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the Veterinary Faculty -University of Liege- Belgium.

The successful candidate will be holder of a degree in Veterinary Medicine and eligible to work in Belgium and must have completed a one-year rotating internship (or an equivalent).

A level in French sufficient to communicate with clients and students or willingness to gain a working level of French in a short period is a prerequisite.

The program is under the direct supervision of an ECVAA Diplomate though Diplomates of other colleges (ECVS, ECVIM-CA, ECVO, ECVN, ECAR, ECVDI, ECVD, ACVP/ECVCP and ECVCN) may also be involved in the training.

For additional information, please contact Prof. Charlotte Sandersen ([email protected]).

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of two referees and must be sent to Nadine Fis ([email protected]) before Mai 15th, 2018. Selected candidates will be interviewed end of May or beginning of June. The internship starts September 1st, 2018.

The Animal Health Trust is a registered Charity dedicated to the improvement of animal health and welfare through veterinary research, together with high quality clinical services and a commitment to education.  The Trust comprises of the Centre for Small Animal Studies, Centre for Equine Studies and Centre for Preventive Medicine.

The anaesthesia team is composed of six clinicians in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia, two residents, two nurses and two interns. We provide a 24-hour anaesthesia, analgesia and critical care service in the small animal and equine hospitals at the AHT. We support specialist teams in dermatology, diagnostic imaging, neurology, oncology, small animal ophthalmology, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and small animal and equine orthopaedics.

The successful candidate will be a graduated veterinarian and MRCVS who has either completed a one-year general internship or equivalent practice experience and has achieved an IELTS score of 6.5 or more. The role will provide training in small animal anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care. The successful post holder will be required to assist with the clinical anaesthetic and intensive care caseload including participation in the out of hours rota. Involvement in clinical research would be encouraged. Accommodation is not included.

For further information please contact Colette Jolliffe, Head of Anaesthesia, email [email protected], or alternatively telephone +44 1638 552700.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV and covering letter, stating why you are interested in this role to [email protected].

Closing Date: 16th May 2017

Interviews: June 2017

University College Dublin, Ireland invites applications for the position of Resident in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia to commence July 2018

This is a three/four year training position with the following aims:

  • To gain clinical training in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia in an ECVAA approved residency programme
  • To obtain a professional doctorate (Doctor of Veterinary Medical Specialisation)
  • To provide an introduction of and experience in clinical research
  • To develop communication and teaching skills.

The Resident will be expected to enroll and successfully complete credentials for the Diploma of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. They must also enroll for a postgraduate professional doctorate qualification (Doctor of Veterinary Medical Specialisation – DVMS). The successful applicant will have a veterinary qualification registrable by the Veterinary Council of Ireland (see www.vci.ie). A special interest in achieving further qualifications in veterinary anaesthesia is required. Applicants must have completed an internship or its equivalent demonstrating broad training and experience in anaesthesia and/or supporting disciplines as dictated by the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (www.ecvaa.org).

Tax-free Student Stipend:

€24,000 – €26,000 depending on year of registration

Mandatory Selection Criteria 

  • A veterinary qualification eligible for registration with the Veterinary Council of Ireland (www.vci.ie).
  • Completion of a period of 1 – 1.5 year(s) prior to beginning the residency which should cover a range of clinical veterinary disciplines. This ‘pre-residency training’ shall consist of a rotating internship or equivalent approved by the ECVAA Credentials and Education Committee (www.ecvaa.org )
  • Demonstration of a clear interest in obtaining a further qualification in anaesthesia and analgesia
  • Demonstration of an interest in gaining the UCD Professional Doctorate
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Proficient speaking and writing skills in the English language
  • Motivation to succeed

Desirable Selection Criteria

  • Familiarity with small and large animal anaesthesia techniques
  • Clear proven interest in clinical research
  • Interest in undergraduate teaching and a proven track record in presenting and teaching
  • Postgraduate qualification and / or evidence of prior publications

All enquiries to:

Dr Lynne Hughes, Associate Professor in Veterinary Anaesthesia

Email address:   [email protected]

Closing date       13:00 on Tuesday 8th May 2018

Reporting to: Head of Anaesthesia
Term: 1 year fixed term
Hours: Full time, plus participation in the ‘out of hours’ rota (one in three rota)
Internship start date: 2nd July 2018

We have just opened a new Anaesthesia Intern position for 1 year. We have two Boarded Anaesthetists and a third one who has completed the European residency. This is a busy, multi-disciplinary, referral-only small animal hospital in Hampshire, UK. We have a varied caseload of unusual and challenging cases and a close knit enthusiastic team. We continue to expand our clinical services and believe in a team approach to challenging cases.

We accept referrals in soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesiology and physiotherapy. Our Specialist Clinicians are supported by a team of highly qualified registered veterinary nurses, nursing assistants and interns. We have two nurses with VTS Anaesthesia qualifications and many of our nurses have advanced qualifications.

The Anaesthesia Intern will work under the supervision of the Anaesthetists and will be involved in the pre-anaesthetic assessments, anaesthesia induction and recovery, management of critical or high risk anaesthesia, sedation for non-invasive procedures, loco-regional anaesthetic techniques, long and short term analgesia management and assisting clinicians with critical cases in wards where necessary.

We also run a pain clinic and the Intern will have the opportunity to join the Anaesthetist in some of these consults. This internship will be ideally suited for someone with previous general practice experience and also some experience in anaesthesia, and with an interest in pursuing a Residency in Anaesthesia and Analgesia.
Anderson Moores is located in a rural setting but close to national and international transport links (Heathrow, Southampton and Bournemouth airports, direct train links to London and the Midlands) and easy access to the south coast for recreational activities.

Candidates must be:

  • MRCVS or hold a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS
  • Eligible to work in the United Kingdom.

For an informal and confidential enquiry as well as for applications, please contact Human Resources [email protected]. Please, submit your CV together with a short covering letter and the name and contact details of 2 references.

Deadline for applications: 8th May 2018
Interviewing: Week commencing 14th May 2018

Resident in Veterinary Anaesthesia (Full-Time)

Dick White Referrals (DWR) is pleased to invite applications for a resident position in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. Dick White Referrals is a small animal referral centre, with a busy and challenging case-load and state-of-the-art facilities (including 5 theatres, 4 dog wards, dedicated cat ward, MRI, CT, digital radiography, ultrasound, on site laboratory with clinical pathology and histology, intensive care facilities, water treadmill and physiotherapy unit), offering secondary and tertiary referral service for small animals in soft tissue surgery, orthopaedic surgery, neurology/neurosurgery, minimally invasive surgery, interventional radiology, internal medicine, cardiology, ophthalmology, diagnostic imaging, dermatology and physiotherapy. The centre is currently undergoing expansion, with expected completion date mid 2019.

DWR is an ECVAA (European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia) training centre, offering a standard training programme supervised by 4 ECVAA diploma holders, based at DWR and at Newmarket Equine Hospital (NEH), where the anaesthesia team of DWR provides an in hour anaesthesia service. Externships will be organised to gain experience in farm animals and exotic/wild animal anaesthesia. DWR has been offering a residency training porgramme in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia since 2009.

The suitable candidate will join a team of 4 ECVAA Diploma holders, a Clinical Fellow, two residents, three anaesthesia interns and three anaesthesia technicians. He/she must be enthusiastic, interested and with some experience in anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care, keen to work as part of a team. As parte of ECVAA pre-residency requirements, he/she must have done at least a one year rotating internship (or have at least two years experience in general practice), and a second anaesthesia internship is desirable, but not essential. Candidates must be UK resident or entitled to reside in UK under the current UK immigration law, be member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons by the time of the starting date of the position, and hold a driving licence valid in UK. If not of English mother language, candidates must have good knowledge of spoken and written English, preferably certified by examination.

The successful candidate is expected to spend approximately 75% of the time in clinic, will have in total approximately 14 weeks per year off clinic (included annual leave), allocated to study, external rotations, work on research projects, CPD. The on call out-of-hours rota for DWR is 1:4. A CPD allowance is available on top of the salary. An attractive benefit package is also provided.

The deadline for applications is 8th April 2018, with the interviews in the week starting the 16th of April and the expected starting date for the appointment the 1st July 2018.

For details regarding the residency programme, please consult DWR website, where a description of the residency programme is available in the anaesthesia page, or contact Dr Federico Corletto ([email protected]). Candidates wishing to apply to the position should send to Dr Corletto a curriculum vitae, a letter of intent and the contact details of two references.

Intern in Veterinary Anaesthesia (Full-Time)

Dick White Referrals is looking for three Veterinary surgeons interested in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia to join its team as anaesthesia intern. Dick White Referrals can offer you the ideal environment to refine your skills and acquire new ones, under the supervision of four ECVAA Diplomates and three anaesthesia residents.

The ideal candidate is a veterinary surgeon with a strong interest in anaesthesia, who would like to eventually enroll in a residency program. An attractive benefit package is offered.

Dick White Referrals is a large, still rapidly expanding, small animal referral clinic, with state of the art facilities, including modern anaesthesia workstations with comprehensive haemodynamic and ventilatory monitoring, a dedicated ultrasound machine to perform peripheral nerve blocks, non-invasive cardiac output monitoring and a multidisciplinary intensive care unit. We are conveniently located between Newmarket, the home of horse racing, and Cambridge, with its world-renowned university, with direct access to London and Stansted Airport. The strategic location will satisfy people loving countryside/small villages and large towns/cities.

Caseload includes soft tissue surgery, minimally invasive and interventional procedures, orthopaedic surgery, neurosurgery (spine and brain surgery), ophthalmic surgery and anaesthesia for advanced diagnostic procedures (MRI and CT, both on site). We also provide in hours anaesthesia service to Newmarket Equine Hospital, one of the largest Equine Referrals in Europe, a partnership that allows us to run a standard residency program, although interns will not rotate to the Equine Hospital.

The current anaesthesia team consists of 5 senior anaesthetists (four of which are Dipl.ECVAA), three residents, three interns and three anaesthesia technicians/nurses. The successful candidate will join a team of 30 specialists in various disciplines, working together to offer the best possible quality of care to small animals. The anaesthesia team holds weekly journal clubs, and case discussion/book reading. The suitable candidate will be involved only with small animals anaesthesia, and spend two thirds of his/her time providing anaesthesia for imaging procedures, where knowledge will be consolidated, and the remnant third of the time in theatre, where new skills will be acquired under the close supervision of a senior resident or a Diplomate. Interns are encouraged to undertake a research project, under the guidance of a senior clinician. Anaesthesia interns participate in a 1:4 out of hours on call rota, always directly supervised by a senior member of the team.

Candidates must be MRCVS, or eligible to register with the RCVS, and have 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 interested, please send your curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the contact details of two references to Dr Corletto ([email protected]). For any information, please contact the same email address. The deadline for applications is 30th April 2018, with interviews following shortly after the closing date.

SENIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP IN ANAESTHESIA

Start Date 1 August 2018

Scholarship award: £22,456.00 in year one.

The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years.

The Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to receive specialist training in all aspects of veterinary anaesthesia. You will be required to register for a post-graduate qualification by enrolling onto the European Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

You will receive core training in all aspects of academic and clinical anaesthesia, pain management and peri-operative medicine (including critical care) in both small and large animals at the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital. You will also be required to undertake and publish a research project, and participate in one-to-one and small-group teaching of veterinary students. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

You must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying you for membership. Membership will be required prior to commencing the Scholarship. A minimum of twelve months experience in a rotating internship or at least two years’ experience in general practice is essential.

Informal discussion: contact Matthew McMillan [email protected]

Application form (SCTS1) and information pack about the Scholarship: download from link below.

Completed application form, curriculum vitae, covering letter: email [email protected] by closing date.

Closing date: 30th March 2018
Interview date: 24th April 2018

Please quote reference PP14931 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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Come to Beautiful Western Australia!

 

Clinical and Professional Practice Scholar (Continuous) in

Veterinary Anaesthesia

 

Starting May 2018

 

The College of Veterinary Medicine and The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University are seeking an experienced veterinary anaesthetist/clinical academic to provide clinical teaching within The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University. The successful candidate will combine small group teaching with the delivery of a small number of lectures and practical classes into our AVMA-accredited programme. The individual will also support the clinical anaesthesia service within our state-of-the-art hospital facility. This is the opportunity for a veterinarian focused on the pursuit of excellence in patient care, evidence-based practice and teaching, to develop their personal and professional goals within a highly supportive and expert environment while enjoying the dream destination of Western Australia.

 

The preferred candidate will join an experienced anaesthesia team including two European Board-certified Diplomats and an American Board-certified Diplomat. These senior anaesthetists are supported by two Assistants in veterinary anaesthesia, three nurses (dedicated solely the veterinary anaesthesia section) and three trainees in veterinary anaesthesia. The anaesthesia section provides clinical service to a team of specialists in small animal and equine surgery, small animal and equine medicine, dermatology, ophthalmology, production animal medicine and a 24 hour-a-day emergency/ICU.

 

In addition to an exciting and challenging work environment, you can also experience Perth’s natural beauty; located around the idyllic Swan River, with warm, sunny weather and relaxed  lifestyle; explore our famous coastal beaches or visit the stunning southwest wine district; famous for its majestic karri forests, bushwalking, wine and wildflowers. Australia is an exciting destination boasting spectacular wilderness, rare wildlife, rich indigenous heritage and friendly hospitality and is the perfect destination for a working holiday.

 

We have put together an attractive salary package, which includes 17% superannuation. Eligible applicants will be board-certified (e.g. Dip ECVAA, Dip ACVAA, FANZCVS), have previous teaching experience, and have a veterinary degree that is registrable with the Veterinary Surgeons’ Board in Western Australia.  For further information please contact Dr Anthea Raisis ([email protected]) or Professor Peter Irwin ([email protected]) on (+61-8) 9360 2590.

 

For more information or to apply for this role, please visit http://jobs.murdoch.edu.au/ to view the Guide for Applicants and Position Description. Here you will also find the online form to submit your application.

Candidates will need to submit:

  • A cover letter
  • Your most recent resume (CV)
  • A statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description)

 

Applications close 22 March 2018

Vetagro-Sup, veterinary campus of Lyon (France) invites applications for a residency position in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

The Anaesthesia Residency Training Program at the Veterinary School of Lyon offers to the successful candidate the opportunity to gain expertise and skills in order to enable pursuit of a career in the specialties of veterinary anaesthesia and critical care to the highest possible standard and to prepare for/sit the Diploma examination of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (www.ecva.eu.com).

Required education and credentials:
The candidate must have a veterinary degree and be licensed to practice veterinary medicine and surgery in Europe. The candidate must have followed a pre-residency program that consists of at least 1 year internship or equivalent approved by the Credentials and Education committee. This includes any clinical internship in a training centre. An internship in anaesthesia or small or large animal medicine or surgery will suffice, but programs designed to allow rotation through disciplines, and across species, are encouraged.
An applicant for this position must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills, must speak French or/and English and must have a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

Residency training program:
Standard residency training program run over three years: 2018-2021
The contract will be renewed each year based on evaluation of the previous year.
The program will start the 1st April 2018.
Anaesthesia clinical service, including emergency and intensive care (VetAgro Sup)
75% of time (37 weeks per annum) for each of the 3 years will be spent in the clinics, helping to provide the clinical anaesthesia service, and helping to instruct veterinary students in the theory and practice of anaesthesia. This time is split between the large and small animal hospitals, in order to satisfy the examination requirements to have a working knowledge of anaesthesia in a wide number of species.

Research, conferences, holidays
25% of time (15 weeks per annum) will be allocated for private study, work on research projects, CPD* (continuing professional development) (7w), attending conferences (1w) or going to other relevant institutions (2w), and holidays (5w). The resident will have to write up at least two case reports and to complete at least two clinically based research projects and to have the papers submitted in a peer-reviewed journal before completion of the residency.

More detailed program is available on request.

Application procedures:
The application shall include:
-A letter of intent indicating the reasons for seeking this program and professional career goals
-Current curriculum vitae,
-Certificates (veterinary degree, internship diploma)
-Transcripts of University performances
-Two letters of reference from persons knowledgeable of the applicant’s veterinary school performance, clinical training and subsequent experiences

Application dead line: 8 march 2018

For more detailed information and application, please contact:
Pr Karine PORTIER,
[email protected]
Anesthesiologie,
VetAgro Sup, Campus Vétérinaire de Lyon
1 Avenue Bourgelat
F-69280 Marcy L’Etoile, France

The Department of Clinical Sciences at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) invites applications for 1 full-time faculty position in Veterinary Anesthesia and Pain Management beginning immediately. Rank will be dependent upon qualifications but can be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Candidates must have a DVM degree or equivalent and advanced residency training in Anesthesia and Pain Management. Preference will be given to those who are diplomates of the ACVAA (or ECVAA), but candidates who are ACVAA or ECVAA board-eligible may be considered. A PhD is preferred but not required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • The successful candidate will contribute to instruction of veterinary medical students, and is expected to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, and students throughout the University.
    • Primary after-hours emergency support in anesthesia is provided by anesthesia technicians, with shared back-up support by anesthesia faculty.
    • Teaching responsibilities include primarily didactic and laboratory instruction of veterinary medical students.
    • Faculty members are expected to be involved in continuing education, committee service, and curriculum development.
    • Faculty have a 70% appointment in teaching, which comprises participation in 3 semesters per year of teaching didactic lectures and laboratories, consultation and support for clinicians in the Ross University Veterinary Clinic, with the remaining time split between research (20%) and service (10%).
    • Research publications or other scholarly activities to advance veterinary anesthesiology and/or pain management are expected.
    • Successful faculty are expected to develop an extramurally funded research program that includes collaboration with other scientists, advising of graduate student research, and publication in peer-reviewed journals.
    • Completes other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

    • A DVM or comparable degree is required.
    • Board certification in Anesthesiology (ACVAA American College of Veterinary Anesthesiology and Analgesia or European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia) and a PhD are preferred.
    • Research expertise, as evidenced by a record of funded research and peer-reviewed publications is required for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor.
    • There is an expectation to develop a focused research program.
    • S/He will have demonstrated expertise in teaching professional DVM students in anaesthesiology.
    • The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

There is no personal income tax in St. Kitts. As an expatriate, you may still be responsible to report income in your home country. Please consult a tax advisor for more information on implications for you.

Interested applicants should apply online at http://veterinary.rossu.edu/about/careers-at-rusvm.html. A letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution in areas of teaching, research and service, a curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references will be required. Questions about the position can be addressed to Dr. Jill Maney ([email protected]) or Cynthia Butchley ([email protected]). This position is available currently and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Reference letters are requested prior to on campus interviews.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

We are looking to expand our anaesthesia team to bring it up to 4 or 5 anaesthetists.  We currently have three Boarded anaesthetists and are seeking a Boarded or Board eligible anaesthetist in a busy, multi-disciplinary, referral-only small animal hospital in Hampshire, UK. We have a varied caseload of unusual and challenging cases and a close knit enthusiastic team. We continue to expand our clinical services and believe in a team approach to challenging cases.

We currently accept referrals in soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesiology and physiotherapy. Our Specialist Clinicians are supported by a team of highly qualified registered veterinary nurses, nursing assistants and interns. We have two nurses with VTS Anaesthesia qualifications and many of our nurses have advanced qualifications.

Our anaesthetists are directly responsible for: pre-anaesthetic assessments, anaesthesia induction and recovery, management of critical or high risk anaesthesia, sedation for non-invasive procedures, local anaesthetic techniques, long and short term analgesia management and assisting clinicians with critical cases in wards where necessary. We also run a pain clinic with acupuncture and plan to establish a residency programme.

We offer a comprehensive package including: competitive salary, contributory pension, healthcare & pet insurance. Anderson Moores is located in a rural setting but close to national and international transport links (Heathrow, Southampton and Bournemouth airports, direct train links to London and the Midlands) and easy access to the South coast for recreational activities.

Candidates must be MRCVS or hold a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS and also eligible to work in the United Kingdom.  The position is ideally full time, but part time positions may also be considered.

For an informal and confidential enquiry, please contact Eva Rioja ([email protected]) and [email protected]

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the University of Liege invites applications for the position of a Clinical Anaesthetist in the Equine Hospital. The position is open from now on. The successful candidate will provide anaesthesia and peri-operative care of hospitalized patients and will contribute to the educational commitments of the team. The position includes a 1 in 4 out-of-hours service.

The position would suit applicants who have a solid clinical experience in equine medicine and anaesthesia.

For further information, please contact Charlotte Sandersen ([email protected]). If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation.

We are seeking an additional veterinary surgeon in the area of veterinary anaesthesia, to add to our large, active clinical team. Motivation and team working are key attributes. Candidates should possess a primary veterinary degree registerable with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. The successful candidate will have some clinical experience in veterinary anaesthesia and will be required to participate in clinical teaching, and contribute to educational and anaesthesia research programmes.

This is a full time, fixed term post until 31 January 2019. Job share arrangements may be considered for this position.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Ian Self, email [email protected]. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.”

Documents for application can be found here

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is looking for a veterinary anaesthetist for a fixed term maternity cover (part time 21 hours per week) for a period of six months.

You will contribute to the provision of clinical anaesthesia in the School’s Small Animal and Equine Hospitals, including a share of the out-of-hours work. We are also willing to consider candidates who prefer to do small animal anaesthesia only.

You must hold a veterinary degree and, at the time of appointment, be registered with the RCVS. The ideal candidate would hold a Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia or has completed a residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia. Candidates with extensive clinical anaesthesia experience will also be considered.

You will contribute to the delivery and assessment of our BVM&S undergraduate degree programme as well as to postgraduate training and education programmes.

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is situated on the Easter Bush Campus 10 miles south of Edinburgh on the edge of the Pentland Hills and houses outstanding teaching and clinical facilities as well as the Roslin Institute, one of the world’s leading veterinary research centres.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Gudrun Schoeffmann on 0131 651 7478 or [email protected].

Please apply online at: https://www.ed.ac.uk/human-resources/jobs

Closing date: 20th December 2017