Full-time Certified Veterinary Technician for AVMA Accredited Veterinary Technology Program
February 7, 2017
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
4 Year Degree
Becker College School of Animal Studies and Natural Sciences, located in Leicester, MA, is seeking an experienced educator for clinical instruction and veterinary clinical practice. Instructors to join our team of faculty and clinical teaching staff are expected to be an integral partner in the growth of our programs in animal studies and veterinary sciences. With a faculty and staff of over 15, including veterinarians, certified veterinary technicians and professionals, we are seeking leadership, innovation and advancement in our growing program.
Becker College is well-known for its animal studies programs and is one of only a few programs nationwide that operates a full service animal clinic on campus (Lenfest Animal Health Center), providing students the opportunities to assist with medical and surgical care of client and program animals under the supervision of faculty veterinarians. Becker College offers a four-year bachelor of science in the following disciplines: Pre-Veterinary Medicine, Equine Studies, Clinical and Laboratory Animal Medicine and Laboratory Animal Management. Becker College also offers two associate of science degree programs in Animal Care and AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology programs.
Nationally, Becker is one of the 10 largest producers of undergraduate Veterinary Technology degrees among four-year private institutions and is one of only two private colleges in New England to offer AVMA-accredited undergraduate programs in Veterinary Technology.
Qualifications include a minimum of 5 years of experience in veterinary practice and /or education with strong clinical skills. Experience in small animal medicine and anesthesia is required. Experience working with large animals and/or laboratory animals as well is preferred. Prior teaching experience is a plus.
Becker College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, disability, gender identification, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Becker College traces its history to 1784 and has over 19,000 alumni. With campuses in Worcester and Leicester, Massachusetts, Becker offers 23 concentrations from among 9 bachelor degree and 7 associate degree level programs, as well as a variety of adult learning options. The College's unique class offerings and hands-on professional practitioner orientation to higher education, have earned Beck...er a national reputation for career focused academics, particularly in the fields of business, education, veterinary sciences, health care and the arts.