Are you an emergency veterinarian with a special interest in toxicology? The Animal Poisons Centre is currently seeking expressions of interest for a new permanent part-time opening as a Poisons Information Consultant. As Australasia’s only animal poisons information service, the Animal Poisons Centre is a progressive organisation with a professional, passionate, cohesive and efficient team. We strive to deliver a world class service and know that our staff are key to achieving this.
We are currently accepting expressions of interest from emergency veterinarians that have a passion for clinical toxicology. The successful applicant will need to have great communication skills, be highly efficient, and be able to work well under pressure. The position will primarily involve providing triage and first aid phone advice to pet owners, as well as risk assessment and detailed management advice to veterinarians who are managing poisoned animals. Additional roles may include clinical guideline development, development and delivery of poison education and prevention sessions, and any other activities that may further the aims of the organisation.