The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) is seeking applications for a paid, part-time parliamentary internship from veterinary surgeons and students who have completed the third year of a veterinary degree.  Applicants are also required to demonstrate a commitment to the advancement of the veterinary profession in the UK.

 

The internship is to support the activities of Professor the Lord Trees, with the successful applicant expected to work three days a week whilst Parliament is sitting (around 150 days a year). The role is for one year, starting in October, and is London-based, with a salary of £15,000 (not pro-rata). A housing allowance may also be available.

 

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Lesley Evans, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, 62-64 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AF or email l.evans@rcvs.org.uk. The deadline for applications is 22 April 2013, with interviews taking place in late May/early June.

 

Further details about the role are available at www.rcvs.org.uk/about-us/work-for-us.

 

(Source: rcvs.org.uk)