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Client Services Administrator (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Jan 11, 2017.

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE West Cambridge Site

Limit of Tenure 3 years in the first instance

The Queen's Veterinary School Hospital is looking for a pro-active, adaptable team player to work in the Reception area of both the Small and Large Animal sections as part of the Hospital Administration Team. This is a full time position working an early and late rota (8.15am to 4:45pm and 9.15am to 5.45pm) with one hour for lunch each day, some flexibility is required.

You will be the first point of contact for our clients, therefore a friendly manner, combined with excellent communication skills are essential. You will be responsible for receiving incoming calls and faxes, billing clients and taking payments, booking appointments, liaising with clients, referral practices, clinicians, nurses and students and therefore knowledge of medical terminology would be advantageous.

The ability to plan and prioritise your own workload is essential along with being able to work within a team environment.

You should have a good knowledge of IT systems and should be numerate, accurate and have an eye for detail. You will be educated to 'A' level standard or have experience in a similar working environment.

Candidates who are successful at shortlisting will be invited to come and spend a morning/afternoon in the Hospital Reception to get a good understanding of the role and to meet the team prior to interview.

For informal enquiries please contact Natalie Wills on nw366@cam.ac.uk

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link 'Apply online' or visit the vacancy pages on the following website: www.jobs.cam.ac.uk This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) before completing the online application form. Further particulars for the role and information about the Department www.vet.cam.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 29th January 2017

Interviews will be held: 23 February 2017

Please quote reference PP11139 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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Junior Clinical Training Scholarship Small Animal Studies

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Dec 20, 2016.

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

Scholarship award: £14,800 per annum

4 Scholarships to start on 1 June 2017 for 13 months

Applications are invited for this one year post-graduate training programme based in the Queen's Veterinary School Small Animal Hospital. The scholarship will benefit veterinarians seeking advanced training and experience and this broad but intensive clinical learning experience acts to prepare individuals for Senior Clinical Training Programmes (Residency) and potential specialisation. Scholars will rotate through a variety of small animal disciplines including Soft Tissue Surgery, Orthopaedics, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Neurology, and Anaesthesia and will be an integral part of the out of hours care of animals within the hospital especially within the intensive care unit.

Candidates must be Members of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and should have experience of small animal general practice in the UK. New graduates may be considered.

Informal enquiries to Julie Ingham, Assistant Secretary ¿HR ji217@cam.ac.uk

The deadline for applications is 5th February 2017

Interviews will be held 21st to 23rd February 2017.

An application form (JCTS1) and information pack can be downloaded from the link below or via the following website: http://www.vet.cam.ac.uk/

Please send a completed application form, curriculum vitae, and covering letter by email to vetmed@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference PP11033 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Dec 20, 2016.

University of Cambridge Department of Veterinary Medicine West Cambridge Site

Stipend: Research Associate £29,301.00 to £38,183.00 Research Assistant £25,298.00 to £29,301.00

Limit of Tenure 14 months

The Department of Veterinary Medicine is recruiting a Research Associate/ Research Assistant to work on an exciting and multidisciplinary project that will study the impact of antimicrobials on within-host bacterial infections. The work will analyse the effects of antibiotics on bacterial location and spread before, during and after antibiotic treatment, in order to optimise and rationalise therapy.

Candidates should have experience of cell separation techniques, flow cytometry and fluorescence microscopy. Experience in immunological assays and use of animal models of infection will be advantageous.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Mrs Julie Ingham ( ji217@cam.ac.uk)

Closing date: 29 January 2017

Interviews will be held: 9th February 2017

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Applicants should submit a CHRIS/6, CV, covering letter outlining suitability for the role and contact details for three references. Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a covering letter in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application. Further particulars for the role and information about the Department www.vet.cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference PP11026 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in Neurology (ECVN Approved) (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Dec 13, 2016.

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £ 22,059.00 (Year one) Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

This Scholarship, to start on 1 June 2017, provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification. 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 to 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.

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

Informal enquiries: contact Julie Ingham on ji217@cam.ac.uk

Closing Date: 16th February 2017
Interview date: 3rd March 2017

Application form (SCTS1) and information pack: download from link below

Completed application form, curriculum vitae, covering letter: send to Melissa Large, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 OES, or email to vetmed@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference PP10961 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in Small Animal Surgery

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Jan 10, 2017.

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE WEST CAMBRIDGE SITE

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £22,059.00 Year one

The Senior Clinical Training Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification, and is available from 1 June 2017. The Scholar will be trained in all aspects of small animal surgery, including soft tissue and orthopaedics. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Surgery.

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 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 one year's experience in practice OR a minimum of two years' experience in small animal practice is essential. Full details of the person specification for the Scholarship are supplied in the information pack.

Closing Date: 8th February 2017

Interview date: 20th February 2017

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Informal enquiries: contact Julie Ingham ji217@cam.ac.uk.

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

Completed application form, curriculum vitae, covering letter: email vetmed@hermes.cam.ac.uk by closing date.

Please quote reference PP11042 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Veterinary Radiographer (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Jan 06, 2017.

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE WEST CAMBRDIGE SITE

Queen's Veterinary School Hospital

Limit of Tenure 1 year in the first instance

We require a Veterinary Radiographer to join a team of qualified radiographers in this busy Veterinary Teaching Hospital on a one year contract. Applicants should be qualified Veterinary Nurses (preference will be given to Diploma holders) with a particular interest in radiography, or diagnostic Radiographers holding either the DCR or equivalent degree. A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience is desirable. Exceptional candidates without these qualifications but who have a considerable amount of radiography experience in large and small animals will be considered.

The Veterinary Radiographer will be responsible for producing high quality clinical diagnostic images of small and large animals. The role holder will ensure radiation safety is understood by all workers and is complied with at all times and will also instruct students to x-ray animals to the highest possible standards with special regard to the radiation safety implications.

Duties include diagnostic radiography of both small animals (cats and dogs) and large animals (horses and farm animals). Experience of working in this field would be advantageous, but is not essential as full training will be given.

You must be an excellent communicator, capable of establishing and maintaining good relations with clinicians, veterinary students and colleagues.

Candidates who are successful at shortlisting will be invited to come and spend half a day in the Department to get a good understanding of the role and the Hospital and to meet the Radiography team prior to interview.

If you have any questions about this role please contact Natalie Wills on nw366@cam.ac.uk

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link 'Apply online' or visit the vacancy pages on the following website: www.jobs.cam.ac.uk This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) before completing the online application form.

Further particulars for the role and information about the Department www.vet.cam.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 19th February 2017

Interviews will be held: 15th March 2017

Please quote reference PP11106 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.