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 more information or to apply for this role, please visit http://jobs.murdoch.edu.au/ 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
Additional Salary Information: AUD $92k-$109k plus superannuation and benefits
Internal Number: 0631E01/201937
About Murdoch University
At Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, we're proud to have more than 22,000 students and 2,000 staff from across 90 different countries with a commitment to high quality education, innovative research, and strong community engagement both locally and internationally. With strong links to government, business and the community, Murdoch University helps people discover how to make a difference. We embrace free thinking and encourage our Murdoch community to share ideas, pool knowledge and find new ways of thinking. Prospective staff can expect to enjoy the lively, natural campus and dynamic work environment, as well as a range of benefits and services unique to employment at Murdoch. There’s never been a better time to join us.