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Faculty Position in Veterinary Anesthesia Print
Saturday, 15 September 2018

Clinician Educator Track or Academic Clinician Track

The School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Clinical Studies – New Bolton Center invites applications for a faculty position in Anesthesia in the Clinician Educator Track or Academic Clinician Track.

Requirements include a DVM/VMD or equivalent degree and board certification in anesthesiology in either the ACVAA or ECVAA. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

New Bolton Center is located in a rural setting in scenic Pennsylvania Hunt Country, approximately 35 miles southwest of the main University Campus in Philadelphia. The anesthesia/ surgical patient population of the New Bolton Center Hospital for Large Animals is one of the highest worldwide with approximately 1,400 animals being anesthetized each year for a wide variety of procedures. The Section of Anesthesia at New Bolton Center with its three anesthesiologists and three anesthesia technicians is currently involved in a vibrant and steadily expanding research and education program involving collaborations with faculty from other veterinary colleges and organizations as well as industries within and outside of North America.

Clinical responsibilities include primary anesthesia care, supervision of anesthetic management of animal patients and research animals, as well as participation in the after-hours anesthesia rotation. The majority of clinical time will be spent at New Bolton Center's Hospital for Large Animals; however, a minor component of clinical activity may also include services at the Ryan Veterinary Hospital for Companion Animals and delivery of anesthesia at zoos and animal parks in the surrounding area. The candidate is expected to participate in the academic program of the section, including didactic and laboratory teaching of veterinarians, students, interns, residents, and technicians. Scholarly activity is expected for the candidate offered a position in the Clinician Educator track and numerous opportunities exist for collaborative projects in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Perelman School of Medicine. The candidate offered the position in the Academic Clinician track shall focus on the clinical and teaching component of the appointment, however, is encouraged also to participate in collaborative clinical research in areas of interest. Candidates with a strong interest in equine anesthesia- and/or equine pain management-related clinical and/or laboratory research are encouraged to apply. The effort devoted to scholarly activity will depend on the research interests of the candidate and the faculty track in which the candidate is enrolled.

Interested candidates may check out the website for more detailed information regarding the position, application procedures, and update.

Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Eric Parente, Chair of the Search Committee ( Deadline for application is December 31, 2018 or until position is filled.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Veterinary Anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 12 September 2018

We are seeking an Anaesthetist to join our growing team at the Small Animal Specialist Hospital (SASH)!

SASH is a large multidisciplinary referral hospital located in North Ryde in beautiful Sydney, Australia. We have an excellent reputation for providing the highest level of quality health care service to our patients. We have a wide range of specialist clinical services including a 24 hour emergency service, specialist emergency and critical care, anaesthesia, internal medicine, neurology, surgery, oncology and radiation oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging and avian and exotics.

The practice has access to in house laboratory facilities, CT, endoscopy, laparoscopy, digital radiology, fluoroscopy, High-Field MRI, ultrasound and a linear accelerator with stereotactic capability all on-site, as well as a dedicated ICU.

The anaesthesia service currently comprises two specialists and is well supported by our dedicated and experienced nursing team.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, the cost of sponsorship (if required), relocation allowance where applicable, a work life balance, a generous continuing education allowance, ongoing learning and development opportunities and more!

We are looking for a motivated ECVAA or ACVAA or ANZCVS Anaesthesia and Critical Care board-certified or eligible person. We value aptitude/experience in teaching and training, commitment to patient care, a sense of humour and sharing our vision for a working environment where all services collaborate on patient care.

If you would like further information regarding the post please contact Dr Clara Rigotti at

To find out more about what it’s like to work at SASH watch the SASH video.

Don’t miss this great opportunity and apply today by sending your resume to Human Resources; Lauren Cook at

The closing date for the application is the 14th of October 2018.

We look forward to seeing you on the sandy shores of the beautiful Sydney beaches very soon!

Clinician in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia Print
Wednesday, 22 August 2018

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital of Catholic of Valencia University is a multidisciplinary referral Centre opened in March ‘14 and the only exclusive referral Teaching Veterinary Hospital in Spain.

The successful applicants will join an established anaesthesia and analgesia service a European Board Certified Specialist, an ECVAA resident and a general rotating intern. Job duties include providing clinical service in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital (including emergency services), teaching in undergraduate and graduate programs, developing a research program and contributing to extension and continuing education programs.

The successful candidates will have:

  • A DVM or equivalent degree
  • ECVAA or ACVAA Diplomate or successfully completed an ECVAA or ACVAA residency program
  • Good teaching skills
  • Good communication skills and good interpersonal skills
  • Fluent Spanish (spoken and written) is a requirement.

The position includes normal working hours and out-of-hours emergency service, six weeks annual holiday and two weeks allowance for CPD. The off clinics time is one week every 5 weeks.

Hospital facilities include 7 anaesthesia machines, one prep room, two operating theatres, a 16 slice Siemens CT, top-of-line ultrasound with high frequency linear probe for locoregional techniques, Siemens C-arm fluoroscopy with cardiac software and digital radiography and a endoscopy room.

We have an excellent team, experienced interns and good working atmosphere. Anaesthesia clinicians work alongside other specialists with 8 European or American diplomats, two board eligible specialists, nurses and interns.

Other positions are also open. For more information, visit our web site.

The hospital is located in the City Centre of Valencia. It has good connection to airport, road and rail links.

Valencia is a the third biggest city of Spain located in the East coast with a nice Old City called “El Carmen” and beautiful beaches and mountains. It has a great weather and the origin and the best “paellas”.

Applications should include a current CV and a letter of intent, please email to Carme Soler (, Director.

Anaesthesia Internship Print
Tuesday, 21 August 2018

We are calling for application to an anaesthesia internship position starting this autumn.

Pride Veterinary Centre is a rapidly growing, multidisciplinary private hospital located in Derby, United Kingdom. The successful candidate will work under direct supervision of anaesthesia specialists (4 ECVAA and 1 ACVAA Diplomates, and 1 ECVAA-resident trained fellow) to provide anaesthesia and analgesia service for varied surgical and diagnostic case loads. Currently the hospital offers specialist services in: anaesthesia and analgesia, diagnostic imaging, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries, internal medicine, neurology, ophthalmology, dermatology and cardiology. For more information about the hospital please visit the hospital website:

The applicant should ideally have at least 1-2 years of clinical experience in general practice (preferably small animal) or have taken part in a rotating internship, although new graduates will also be considered. Desire to pursue a residency in anaesthesia is not a requirement. However, this internship program is aimed at preparing the candidate for a residency and the success chance of our past anaesthesia interns in securing a residency position (ECVAA and ACVAA) has been very high. You must be a member of the RCVS prior to working in the UK. Additional desired skills are good English language skills and communication skills, punctuality, ability to work and think under pressure, good interpersonal skills and enthusiasm for anaesthesia.

Pride Veterinary Centre is located at the edge of Derby city centre with good transport links to major cities via road and rail network. East Midlands Airport and Birmingham International Airport offer convenient access to domestic and international destinations. You are very welcome to visit the hospital and meet the team.

For informal chat and enquiries please write to Ana (

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to Janet Leer at HR (

Closing date: Open until position filled.

Anaesthesiologist Print
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
We are looking for an anaesthesiologist to join our friendly team at Cave Veterinary Specialists, a well-equipped, multi-disciplinary, small animal referral hospital in rural Somerset (UK). You will work with three other members of the veterinary anaesthesia team, led by an ECVAA diplomat. We provide anaesthesia, analgesia and critical care support for a busy hospital with orthopaedic, soft tissue, neurology, oncology, medicine and interventional cardiology case loads. We would consider applicants for either a full time (4 days a week) or part time (3 days a week) position. Out of hours commitments are one evening per week and 1 in 4 weekends. Applicants will be ECVAA (or equivalent) diplomats, or board eligible having completed a residency. We offer an excellent salary package, including private health care for staff and their dependents, pension contributions and generous holiday and CPD allowances. For further information, please email Nicki Grint (

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