Senior Clinical Training Scholarship (SCTS) in Diagnostic Imaging

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Cambridge, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 08 Oct 2020


This Senior Clinical Training Scholarship (SCTS) provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification, and is available to start on 1 November 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. You will be trained in all aspects of veterinary diagnostic imaging, including radiology, ultrasonography, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging.

The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years. It is subject to an initial monitoring period of six months and review on an annual basis.

You will be required to register with the ECVDI for the Diploma in Diagnostic Imaging. The training programme requires participation in the Department's clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota and first opinion clinic, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. You will also be expected to participate in research projects as part of your training.

You must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying you for membership. Completion of a recognised internship or a minimum of two years' experience in small animal practice is essential.
Informal enquiries should be directed to Helen Boyle, HR Co-ordinator, by email: .

We welcome candidates wishing to apply for the scholarship to come and visit the hospital and to meet the team, however a visit will need to be organised in accordance with the restrictions due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Please contact Marie-Aude Genain, Principal Clinical Radiologist, on  to arrange a convenient date.

A SCTS application form (SCTS1) and information pack can be downloaded from the following website:  

Applicants should supply a completed SCTS Application Form (SCTS1), Curriculum Vitae and Covering Letter giving reasons for wishing to undertake the SCTS in the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

Applications should be submitted via e-mail to  with the above documents as one attachment, by the closing date stated.
Interviews will be held on Friday 30 October 2020.

Please quote reference PP24080 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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