UP Jobs – Veterinarian: Spay Clinician-Small Animal Surgery

  • Full Time
  • Pretoria

Website University of Pretoria

Job Description:

In pursuit of the ideals of excellence and diversity, the University of Pretoria wishes to invite applications for the following vacancy.

The University of Pretoria’s commitment to quality makes us one of the top research Universities in the country and gives us a competitive advantage in international science and technology development.


Job Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will actively participate in the following areas:

  • Manage the sterilisation clinic;
  • Student preparation and training in the skills laboratory;
  • Supervise anaesthetic induction and maintenance and manage complications;
  • Supervise surgical procedure and manage all complications;
  • Provide guidance to students during surgery;
  • Assist with developing training material related to the above;
  • Assist with marketing the service to general public
  • Networking with relevant industry stakeholders;
  • Community engagement;
  • Administrative and other duties as delegated by the Head of Department; and
  • Academic self-development.

Job Requirements:

  • A BVSc- or BVMCh-degree or an equivalent veterinary qualification;
  • Registration with the SAVC at the time of appointment or immediately registrable with the SAVC ;
  • Five years general small animal private practice experience, including experience in small animal abdominal surgery; and
  • Evidence of continued professional development or continued education development.
  • Good language and communication (written and verbal) skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; and
  • Generic teaching competence including proficiency with presentation, word-processing and spreadsheet software.
  • Eight years general small animal private practice;
  • Tertiary teaching and mentoring experience; and
  • Participation in extracurricular academic activities or events.

Job Details:

Company: University of Pretoria

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria

Application Deadline: N/A


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