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Clinical and Professional Practice Scholar Print
Thursday, 22 February 2018

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 ECVIM-CA, Dip ACVIM, 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 ( or Professor Peter Irwin ( on (+61-8) 9360 2590.

For more information or to apply for this role, please visit 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

Residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia Print
Friday, 16 February 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.

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:
VetAgro Sup, Campus Vétérinaire de Lyon
1 Avenue Bourgelat
F-69280 Marcy L'Etoile, France

Small Animal Clinical Anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Fitzpatrick Referrals is a world renowned veterinary referral centre based in Surrey, UK, an area of outstanding natural beauty and within easy reach of both the south coast and the vibrancy of London. It has a specialist orthopaedic and neurology centre in Eashing and a specialist oncology and soft tissue hospital in Guildford.

We are committed to providing the highest standards of patient care and are now seeking an additional anaesthetist to join our team and contribute to our continued success and development.

Both centres provide an interesting and varied caseload and involves interaction with diplomate level specialists in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, neurology, oncology, interventional radiology and diagnostic imaging to provide a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. With an outstanding team of people our clinics contain the latest facilities and equipment expected of an advanced referral practice.

You will join our expanding team and provide anaesthesia service to secondary and tertiary referral cases, in addition assist in the training of veterinary anaesthesia to residents, interns and veterinary nurses. The successful candidate will have in-depth experience in the treatment of critical care patients.

Applicants should be diplomates or board eligible (ACVA or ECVAA) and should be MRCVS or hold a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS.

Fitzpatrick Referrals offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including PMI, Life assurance, generous CPD allowance and a workplace pension.

To arrange an informal discussion, or to find out further information please email

To apply please email your CV with covering letter to stating which role you are applying for, by Monday 19th March 2018 at 12 noon. Candidates selected for interview will be notified w/c 26th March 2018, if you do not hear from us by then your application has been unsuccessful.

Early applications are welcome.

For informal enquiries please email Enzo Minghella at

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Veterinary Anaesthetist Print
Tuesday, 06 February 2018

Fantastic opportunity to educate the Vets of the future, we are now looking for a Veterinary Anaesthetist to join our world class school of vet sciences at JCU:

  • Be at the forefront of veterinary sciences in the Tropics
  • Work with enthusiastic, committed and talented staff
  • Great opportunity to live and work in Tropical North Queensland

James Cook University invites applications for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Veterinary Anaesthetist to join our world-leading institution. A continuing appointment, this position is based at the Townsville campus in picturesque tropical north Queensland, where you can enjoy a tropical lifestyle whilst still achieving your career goals.

About the Position
Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia is preferred, however board eligible candidates or strong interest in veterinary anaesthesia with teaching experienced individual will be considered.

This position will involve didactic and practical class instruction to our 3rd and 4th year and patient care and clinical supervision / instruction of 5th year (final year) and post graduate students in modern and well equipped small animal veterinary teaching hospital, located in Townsville.

The successful candidate will be expected to initiate and participate in research project. Also there will be NO afterhours or weekend on call duties therefore you will be able to enjoy tropical north Queensland outdoor activities.

Required qualifications are Veterinary degree registerable in QLD, Australia, with excellent communication skills, and ability to work in a small, young but rapidly growing teams of a veterinary referral centre.

Why Vet Sciences
The School of Veterinary Sciences is committed to the themes of "The Tropics" and "One Health" outcomes through outstanding education, excellent research and effective engagement with key stakeholders. We are immensely proud of our facilities, staff, students, graduates and unique location with modern, well-equipped facilities:

  • Teaching and research laboratories for anatomy and biomedical sciences with tissue culture suites
  • Histology processing and microscopy
  • A radioisotope suite and PC2/PC3
  • Clinical pathology and post-mortem suites
  • 80 hectares of livestock paddocks
  • Large and small animal housing, including aquatic animals
  • Emergency Centre & Hospital with operating theatres and radiology facilities
  • Fully accredited courses
  • Enthusiastic, committed and talented staff

Consistently ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU is one of the world's leading institutions focussing on the tropics and offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region. We also offer: (choose as many as relevant)

  • generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
  • five weeks' annual recreation leave
  • ongoing professional and career development
  • flexible working arrangements
  • attractive options for salary packaging
  • fully accredited courses
  • enthusiastic, committed and talented staff
  • relocation & visa assistance
  • well-equipped, modern facilities including on-campus shopping, gym, pool and childcare
  • balance of work and life so you can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle that supports a diverse range of leisure and sporting interests

How to apply
If you are a dedicated professional looking to influence veterinary science, please visit, where you can find out more information and download a PD and application instructions.

Position Reference Number: 16291

Applications close: 29 April 2018

Clinical Veterinarian Anesthesiology and Director MRI Imagining Center Print
Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Institution: NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

Requirements: DVM or equivalent degree and board certification

More information and application:

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