Student Ambassadors

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Are you a current veterinary student in your 1st or 2nd year who is passionate about learning and looking for an opportunity to develop both your personal and professional skills? Do you enjoy engaging and sharing knowledge with fellow students? Do you want a chance to spend your breaks gaining hands on medical experience while forming lasting relationships with our team of accomplished doctors? If so you might be the perfect Student Ambassador for Coyne Vet!

Responsibilities
An ambassador’s primary function would be to represent Coyne Vet as a provider of
high quality, compassionate pet care to fellow classmates and to help promote and encourage participation in our externship program and employment opportunities. Some of the main responsibilities would include:

  • Represent Coyne Vet on campus
  • Being the main point of contact between Coyne and campus
  • Conduct campus outreach events (in person/virtually)
  • Provide referrals and information for students interested in working with Coyne
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Requirements

  • Current student in good academic standing, able to commit to a minimum of one academic year
  • Primary interest in small animal general practice and working in IL/IN region after graduation
  • Friendly, approachable and outgoing, confident talking to others
  • Excellent communication skills, reliable, organized and self motivated
  • Ability to help think of creative ideas to generate interest in Coyne Vet
  • Familiarity of the Indiana and greater Chicago area is preferred but not required

What we offer

  • An option for hands on practice, CE opportunities, training and mentorship
    from experienced DVMs at our multiple hospitals during your externships
  • Payment per semester
  • Practice building confidence, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Chance to build lasting relationships with a network of peers and
    mentors in the veterinary industry