Clinical Tutor, Veterinary Anaesthesia

Melbourne, Australia
06 May 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term

Location: Werribee

Division/Faculty: Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences

Department/School: Melbourne Veterinary School

Salary: $72,083 - $97,812 (Level A)

Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super

The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and team-focused Clinical Tutor (Veterinary Anaesthesia) to join our team in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the Melbourne Veterinary School. The Melbourne Veterinary School’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) is AVMA, RCVS and VSAAC accredited and the school is ranked globally at 15th among veterinary professional schools. The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading university and is consistently ranked in the top 30 universities globally, being recognised for its leading and innovative research and teaching. 

The Clinical Veterinary Tutor in Anaesthesia will actively contribute to the clinical service delivery in the anaesthesia service of the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences teaching hospital, the U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital, as an academic teaching specialist.

Reporting to the Service Head Anaesthesia, the appointee will teach students, both veterinary and non-veterinary, particularly in the areas of anaesthesia and analgesia, as is necessary for delivery of curriculum. Clinical teaching will occur during provision of a high-quality equine and small animal anaesthesia service.

We have a busy service, and work alongside specialists in multiple fields of veterinary medicine (diagnostic imaging, ECC, surgery, oncology, clinical pathology, internal medicine, neurology, equine medicine and surgery).

The position will be located at the Werribee campus of the University of Melbourne, however on occasion some classes and other duties may require travel to the other campuses.

To ensure the University provides a safe environment for children, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.

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Advertised: 06 May 2019 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close: 03 Jun 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time