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How to Apply

Finding Vacancies

Our current vacancies are listed on this website and can be viewed by the type of role, e.g. Academic, Campus location, full-time/part-time and if you wish to see all current vacancies, you can select the option to view them all.

Research Work at the RVC

The RVC does carry out very carefully vetted research work on a variety of animal species.  Each piece of work is approved via Home Office licences and considered and managed by our Animal Welfare and Ethics Review Board.  All work is done in order to improve medical outcomes for both other animals and human beings.   We do alert all prospective staff to this fact so that they may consider working at the RVC  in the context of this knowledge. You can also find further information on our website.

How To Apply

If you are interested in a post, click the Apply Online button within the job advert and you’ll be asked to register and set up an account on the site (Why do I have to register?) or log into the account you’ve already created. Be sure to provide an email address you use regularly, because that’s how we’ll keep in touch with you about your application.

If you require any assistance please contact HR. 
All applications must be submitted online by Midnight UK time on the closing date.

Application Form

The online application form can be completed in stages and you can login/logout at any time. The form automatically saves as you enter your information and it is simple to move backwards and forwards within the form at any time prior to submission. Help is available at each stage to guide you through the form.

Before final submission, you can preview your application and can then choose to refine or submit the form.

After Applying

Once you have submitted your application, you will see in the 'My Applications' area, that the status of your application will be "submitted" and it will also show the date of submission.

The following day, you will receive an acknowledgment email.

After Closing Date

The selection panel will assess all applicants against the requirements of the job description and person specification and then notify HR of their decision. We aim to email you regarding the outcome of your application within six weeks of the closing date. Alternatively, you may sign back into your account where you can track the current progress of your application .

Please note, we contact applicants via email and therefore it is advisable that you regularly check any 'spam' or 'junk' folders of the email address you use to register as some email providers may automatically move emails received from the College's Online Recruitment System into these folders.

Existing Account / Staff Member

Do you have an existing account, or are you a member of staff?

New User

For new applicants, please register for an account