Internship, 12/05/2022

Intern in Neurology - College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine / Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies / Hospital for Small Animals

Apply before 05/19/2022, 05:00 PM GMT Interview online early June

Fixed 12-month contract, 35 hours per week plus OOH commitment

Apply before 05/19/2022, 05:00 PM GMT Interview online early June.

The Hospital for Small Animals at the University of Edinburgh is looking to recruit a dedicated and talented veterinary surgeon for our Specialist Internship in Small Animal Neurology/Neurosurgery. This 12-month program is ideally suited to a candidate who has already completed a rotating internship or has postgraduate experience in small animal practice.

You will join a team of three ECVN diplomats and four ECVN residents providing supervised clinical services in our busy referral hospital. You will be involved with case management, monitoring, and treatment, and work with the team to provide the highest standards of care for referred cases. Furthermore, you will be supported to contribute to our ongoing, diverse, clinical research programs. In addition, you will take part in the Neurology and Neurosurgical ‘out-of-hours’ service, with support from senior colleagues. You will benefit from in-house training and CPD programs and participate in ward rounds, case reviews, and interpretation of clinical data.

Your skills and attributes for success:

·        An enthusiasm for all aspects Small Animal Neurology

·        A motivation to deliver the highest standards of clinical care

·        A passion for clinical teaching

·        A drive to help deliver transformative research

·        Member of RCVS

·        Appropriate English language qualification

Full job description at

As a valued member of our team you can expect:

An exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We give you support, nurture your talent and reward success. You will benefit from a competitive reward package and a wide range of staff benefits, which includes a generous holiday entitlement, a defined benefits pension scheme, staff discounts, family friendly initiatives, flexible working and much more. Access our staff benefits page for further information and use our reward calculator to find out the total value of pay and benefits provided.

The University of Edinburgh holds a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality in higher education. We are members of the Race Equality Charter and we are also Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champions, actively promoting LGBT equality.

If invited for an interview you will be required to evidence your right to work in the UK.

Further information is available on our right to work webpages

On this occasion, the University will not consider applicants requiring sponsorship for this role. International workers will therefore only be able to take up this role if they can demonstrate an alternative right to work in the UK.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to Katia Marioni-Henry at

Deadline: 19th May 2022