Residency, 01/05/2021

DACHSHUND RESCUE UK'S SENIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP IN NEUROLOGY (ECVN APPROVED)

TO START 1 JULY 2021, OR AS SOON AFTER AS POSSIBLE THEREAFTER. SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £23,600.00 IN YEAR ONE

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

WEST CAMBRIDGE SITE

 

DACHSHUND RESCUE UK'S

SENIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP IN NEUROLOGY

 (ECVN APPROVED)

 

TO START 1 JULY 2021, OR AS SOON AFTER AS POSSIBLE THEREAFTER

 

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £23,600.00 IN YEAR ONE

 

This Scholarship, funded by Dachshund Rescue UK, provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification and is available to start on 1 July 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter. The training programme covers all aspects of veterinary neurology including neurosurgery, imaging, electrodiagnostics and pathology, and is approved by the European College of Veterinary Neurology (ECVN).

 

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 ECVN. 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.

 

Applicants 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 internship or a minimum of two years’ experience in small animal practice is essential.

 

Informal enquiries should be directed to Paul Freeman by email: pf266@cam.ac.uk   

 

An application form (SCTS 1) and information pack can be downloaded from the following website: Job opportunities — Department of Veterinary Medicine (cam.ac.uk)

 

Applicants should supply a completed SCTS Application Form (SCTS 1), Curriculum Vitae and Covering Letter giving reasons for wishing to undertake the Dachshund Rescue UK’s SCTS in Neurology in the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

 

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

 

Closing Date: Tuesday 11 May 2021

 

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26 May 2021