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SCTS in Small Animal Surgery x 2

TWO SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE: One scholarship to start on 1 December 2019 and one scholarship to start on 1 June 2020

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: £23,164.00 Year one

The Senior Clinical Training Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification. We have two scholarships available, one to start on 1 December 2019 and one to start on 1 June 2020. The scholarships cover all aspects of small animal surgery, including soft tissue and orthopaedics. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Surgery.

Each scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to 30 June 2023. It is subject to an initial monitoring period of six months and to review on an annual basis.

The Scholar will be required to register for the ECVS Diploma in Small Animal Surgery. The training programme requires participation in the Department's clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students.

Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Completion of an ECVS recognised internship and at least one year's experience in practice is required. Full details of the person specification for the scholarship are supplied in the information pack.

Informal enquiries should be directed to: Laura Owen (Soft Tissue Surgery) or Heidi Radke (Orthopaedics)

A completed application form (SCTS 1), including your curriculum vitae and covering letter, should be emailed to by the closing date.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 10 October 2019.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 31 October 2019.

Please quote reference PP20469 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.

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