Lord Trees is pleased to welcome applications for the next Parliamentary Veterinary Internship starting in October 2017. The internship offers the chance to work at the House of Lords alongside the sole veterinarian active in Parliament. It offers a personal insight into veterinary policy and the parliamentary process; a chance for those interested in policy making and the roles of veterinarians in society to develop new skills and provides a unique career development opportunity.
The internship is made possible by donations kindly provided by several veterinary organisations and universities.
£17,000 per annum
One year appointment. Part-time (three full days per week whilst Parliament is sitting (a total of c.110-120 days per annum)
Commencement date: October 2017
The position is open to veterinary graduates (who are MsRCVS) and to veterinary undergraduates at any UK veterinary school who have completed the third year of the undergraduate course. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the advancement of the veterinary profession in the UK.
The intern will support the activities of Professor the Lord Trees. Further details including job description and requirements for the role are available here.
The application deadline has now passed and interviews are due to take place in late June 2017.