UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
SENIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP
SMALL ANIMAL MEDICINE
SPONSORED BY ROYAL CANIN UK
TO START 1 NOVEMBER 2019
SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £22,806.00 Year One (subject to change)
One Scholarship is available to start on 1 November 2019. The Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification. The training programme covers all aspects of small animal medicine, including cardiology, clinical nutrition, oncology, medical neurology and clinical pathology, and is approved by the European College of Veterinary Medicine.
The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years. It is subject to an initial monitoring period of six months, and review on an annual basis.
The Scholar will be required to register for the Diploma of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. The training programme requires participation in the Department’s clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota and first opinion practice, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students.
An applicant must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying her/him for membership. Completion of a recognised small animal rotating internship or minimum of two years spent in primary care practice are essential. The Training Scholarship is kindly sponsored by Royal Canin UK and as such an interest in clinical nutrition is desirable.
Application form (SCTS 1) and information pack about the Scholarship: download from http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/22668/
Closing date for applications: Monday 26 August 2019
Interview date: Wednesday 4 September 2019