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Veterinary anaesthetist Print
Saturday, 15 June 2019

Via 1° Maggio 37, Tavazzano con Villavesco, 26838 (LO), Italy
tel. +390371760479

The San Michele Veterinary Hospital seeks for a full time, veterinary anaesthetist. The position is a permanent and continuing, 5 days a week work commitment and do not require after hours or weekend duties.

We are looking for a candidate who is board certificated of the European (or American) College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia, board eligible or candidate with strong interest in veterinary anaesthesia and proven experience.

The San Michele Veterinary Hospital is a referral centre for neurology, surgery, imaging diagnostics, wild animal’s medicine and regenerative medicine. It is a well-known referral centre in the last 10 years with strong commitment for research and collaboration with human researches, hospitals and universities in Italy and Europe. We also have a high turnout of last year students from various countries. Therefore, the successful candidate will also be expected to participate in research projects and to be involved in didactic and practical teaching. The hospital is located 25 km southern to Milan, near to the A1 highway and Linate airport.

For further details, interested candidates are invited to write to Dr. Offer Zeira or call +393356167329.

Anaesthesia Intern Print
Friday, 14 June 2019

The Animal Health Trust is a registered Charity dedicated to the improvement of animal health and welfare through veterinary research, high quality clinical services and education. The Trust comprises of the Centre for Small Animal Studies, Centre for Equine Studies and Centre for Preventive Medicine.

The anaesthesia team is composed of five clinicians in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia, two residents, two nurses and two interns. We provide a 24-hour anaesthesia and analgesia service and assist with critical care in the small animal hospital at the AHT. We support specialist teams in dermatology, diagnostic imaging, neurology, small animal and equine oncology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and small animal and equine orthopaedics.

The successful candidate will be a graduated veterinarian and MRCVS who has either completed a one-year general internship or equivalent practice experience and has achieved an IELTS score of 6.5 or more. The role will provide training in small animal anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care. The successful post holder will be required to assist with the clinical anaesthetic and intensive care caseload including participation in the out of hours rota. Involvement in clinical research would be encouraged.

For further information please contact Colette Jolliffe, Head of Anaesthesia, email, or alternatively telephone +44 1638 552700.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV and covering letter, stating why you are interested in this role to

Closing Date: 12th July 2019.

Clinical anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 12 June 2019



Grade 11 Stipend £61,618.00 with additional Market Pay supplement available, subject to approval and dependent on experience

Do you have a passion for clinical anaesthesia and teaching?

Do you want to lead a team of anaesthetists in a state of the art Hospital?

If so, the Department of Veterinary Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Clinical Anaesthetist with effect from 1 August 2019, or as soon after as possible thereafter.

The purpose of this specialised role is to develop and lead a high standard of clinical service provision and teaching in veterinary clinical anaesthesia. The person appointed will provide leadership in the provision of clinical anaesthesia services to the Department of Veterinary Medicine across the small animal, equine and farm services. The successful applicant will also take primary responsibility for the training of Senior Clinical Training Scholars in anaesthesia, and will participate in the clinical teaching of veterinary undergraduate students.

Applicants should be a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and an active Diplomat of the European or American College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. Applicants should have an in-depth understanding of the requirements of veterinary referral hospital work with significant experience of working in a multidisciplinary veterinary referral hospital. Excellent team leadership and team working skills, with the ability to lead and inspire a team and work with vision and foresight, are essential.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Julie Ingham email:

Applicants should submit a CHRIS/6, CV, covering letter outlining suitability for the role and contact details for two 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

Closing date for applications: 26 June 2019

Interviews will be held on 11 July 2019

Veterinary Anaesthetist Print
Thursday, 06 June 2019

James Cook University
Veterinary Anaesthetist (Continuing position plus Locum opportunities)

James Cook University (JCU) seeks to appoint a full time, Veterinary Anaesthetist, within The College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences. This will be a permanent, continuing position that does not require weekends, public holidays or after hours work. In addition to this, those who are interested in discussing locum opportunities (4 weeks – 12 months) while we search for a permanent staff member are invited to contact Associate Professor Richard Squires at

Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia will be highly regarded, however board eligible candidates or those with a strong interest in veterinary anaesthesia who have undergone formal anaesthesia training will be considered.

This position will involve didactic and practical class teaching for our third and fourth year students, clinical service and clinical supervision, instruction and assessment of the fifth year (final year) as well as post graduate students in our modern and well-equipped veterinary teaching hospital. The successful candidate will join our anaesthesia team comprising of an ACVAA board certified anaesthesiologist, a veterinarian anaesthetist and three anaesthesia nurses working in our small but fast-growing veterinary referral centre. The successful candidate will also be expected to initiate and participate in research projects.

Required qualification is a veterinary degree that is immediately registerable in Queensland, Australia with excellent communication skills and a strong ability to work as part of a team.

Why JCU?
Townsville is located in North Queensland, basking in more than 300 days of sunshine each year and surrounded by a myriad of natural wonders in close proximity to explore tropical islands, wetlands, the Great Barrier Reef, wet tropics rainforests and a glorious beachfront in warm tropical weather. No matter what your holiday style, Townsville offers you a diverse range of historical, military, outback, island, active and tranquil experiences in tropical weather that allows you to enjoy many outdoor activities.

This role involves NO afterhours or weekends/public holidays and NO on call duties. You will also have 5 weeks annual leave and an extra week of study leave also with excellent work and life balance to enjoy a tropical lifestyle.

Salary range is $137,055 - $152,933 including clinical allowance.
Generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contribution.

Further details are located on the Careers at JCU website under current vacancies via reference number 16758.

Please contact Associate Professor Richard Squires if you have any further queries:

Anaesthesia Clinician Print
Monday, 03 June 2019

Role Title: Anaesthesia Clinician - Veterinary Referral Hospital
Salary: Competitive salary, dependant on experience and qualifications
Pride Veterinary Centre - Derby


Pride Veterinary Centre is the central small animal hospital for the Scarsdale Veterinary Group, a multi-species practice employing over 300 staff across 13 sites in the Midlands. At Pride we offer specialist services in anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, oncology, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, neurology, ophthalmology, cardiology and dermatology and on-site hydro- and physiotherapy. The state-of-the-art hospital provides 24/7 veterinary care, supported by a dedicated night team. We work closely with the University of Nottingham, with the veterinary students rotating through first opinion and referral services at Pride. We are 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. The beautiful Peak District is just around the corner.

The team

The Anaesthesia Department comprises of three Diplomates (two ECVAA and one ACVAA), one residency-trained fellow and two anaesthesia interns. We are a young team of anaesthetists who enjoy working together. The department is supported by a team of experienced theatre nurses. We provide a high standard of care through a great working relationship with other departments.

The role

We are looking for a qualified veterinary anaesthetist to join our team. You will be involved in the day to day clinical tasks of anaesthetising patients, assisting other departments with analgesia and critical care, and participate in the out of hours rota. We see a wide variety of interesting cases – mainly dogs and cats but the occasional exotic and pet farm species. Pride has an on-site pain clinic if you are interested in this field. The anaesthesia team runs weekly tutorials and journal clubs, and the hospital has a weekly clinical club on many different subjects.

We offer an attractive salary and CPD package with generous holidays. The applicant must have a veterinary degree registrable with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. We welcome applications from Diplomates of the ECVAA or ACVAA, as well as candidates who have completed college-recognised residencies in anaesthesia. The position can be part-time or full-time.

Informal enquiries can be made to,, and you are very welcome to visit us in Derby.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and contact details for two references. The position will be open until the right person is found. Applications are to be sent through email to

Required skills and experience
1. Residency in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia (ECVAA or ACVAA)
2. Member of the RCVS
3. Fluent English
4. Good communication skills
5. Team player

Would be good to have
1. Peer reviewed publications and CPD delivery portfolio at recognised events
2. Diploma from ECVAA or ACVAA
3. Passion to teach and deliver CPD

Professional Perks and Benefits
1. £3000 CPD allowance
2. RCVS and VDS costs covered plus 2 chosen subscriptions
3. Opportunity to work alongside other specialists to develop knowledge

Personal Perks
1. Birthday off work
2. Increase in holiday allowance with service
3. Discount Staff Pet Scheme
4. Death in Service cover

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