Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Medicine

Guildford, United Kingdom
£32,236 to £36,261
13 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Veterinary Medicine

Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £32,236 to £36,261
Fixed Term (from 27/05/2019 up until 29/02/2020 in the first instance)
Post Type:      Full Time
Closing Date:      Thursday 21 March 2019

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced veterinary surgeon with a passion for inspiring undergraduate students in all aspects of small animal medicine. This is a fixed term, maternity cover position available from 27/05/2019 to 29/02/2020.

Ideally, the successful candidate will bring a strong understanding and experience of small animal medicine to complement existing staff in their ability to deliver high quality teaching and assessment across the veterinary programme. Their primary focus would be supporting theoretical and practical teaching across years three and four, with the potential to contribute to final year elective teaching. Interest in and experience of clinical skills teaching and assessment would be an advantage. Enthusiasm and a willingness to work flexibly and to adapt to teaching creatively in a range of different contexts are essential, alongside excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.

The University of Surrey, School of Veterinary Medicine follows a distributed model for final year teaching and we are actively partnered with leading veterinary practices and local research institutes whose clinicians and scientists participate in teaching throughout the undergraduate curriculum. The post holder will join the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences and our supportive, multidisciplinary teaching team, who are dedicated to inspiring and equipping the next generation of veterinarians to engage with the challenges of the 21stCentury.

For more information please email David Tisdall (Head of Department, Veterinary Clinical Sciences):

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