Don't forget to add to your contacts list, so that important messages about applications and vacancies don't go into your Junk or Spam email folder.

Please note that the University of Surrey Jobs site receives regular technical updates on the 18th of every month, between 09:00 and 11:00 UK time - during these times the service will be unavailable, therefore please ensure you manage your applications and vacancies outside of these times.

Job opportunities

View All Vacancies

Teaching Fellow in Equine Medicine (Maternity Cover Position)

School of Veterinary Medicine

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £32,236 to £42,036 (Plus 10% Veterinary Market Allowance if applicable)
Fixed Term Maternity Cover Position (Up until 31/10/2020)
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Friday 02 August 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 25 August 2019
Interview Date:  Tuesday 03 September 2019
Reference:  059319

An exciting opportunity is available for an experienced veterinary surgeon with a passion to inspire undergraduate students in all aspects of equine medicine, healthcare and practice.

Successful candidates will bring a strong understanding and experience of equine medicine, to complement existing staff in their ability to deliver high quality teaching and assessment across the veterinary programme. Their primary focus would be supporting theoretical and practical teaching across years three and four, with the potential to contribute to final year elective teaching. Enthusiasm and a willingness to work flexibly and to adapt to teaching creatively in a range of different contexts are essential, alongside excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.

The University of Surrey, School of Veterinary Medicine follows a distributed model for final year teaching and we are actively partnered with leading veterinary practices and local research institutes whose clinicians and scientists participate in teaching throughout the undergraduate curriculum. Successful candidates will join the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences and our supportive, multidisciplinary teaching team, who are dedicated to inspiring and equipping the next generation of vets to engage with the challenges of the 21stCentury.

The University offers an attractive salary package which includes support for CPD, a substantial holiday allowance, pension scheme and a 10% salary uplift to MRCVS-registered staff. This fixed-term maternity cover role is available from the end of October 2019.

For more information please email David Tisdall (Head of Department, Veterinary Clinical Sciences):

Email details to a friend
Further details:

For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.

We acknowledge, understand and embrace diversity.




Get updates


Athena Swan Bronze Award / Disability Confident Committed / Stonewall Diversity Champion