Referral Veterinary Surgeon - Neurologist

IVC Evidensia

Derby, England, United Kingdom


Vet Surgeon

Aug 31

The Role

We are looking for a specialist or residency trained neurologist to join our established team. We are looking for a referral clinician who is ready for something exciting and new, with the passion and skills to care for patients, customers and colleagues alike and be an integral part of a truly multidisciplinary team.  The working hours are split across a 4 day week with the on-call rota shared amongst the team and well supported.

We are a state-of-the-art referral and teaching hospital, in full collaboration with University of Nottingham Veterinary School. This provides the opportunity to support teaching and research interests and the chance to inspire the next generation of veterinary professionals.

The fantastic facilities include 13 consultation rooms, 7 hospital wards, 5 theatres, full advanced imaging suite (with CT and MRI), 3 ultrasound rooms, interventional radiology and cardiology capabilities, an endoscopy suite, hydrotherapy pool and treadmills and dedicated chemotherapy & radio-iodine treatment rooms.

About Us

At the hospital, we offer specialist services in anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, oncology, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, neurology, ophthalmology and exotics. Cardiology and Dermatology with advanced practitioners alongside on-site hydrotherapy and physiotherapy. The state-of-the-art hospital provides 24/7 veterinary care, supported by a dedicated night team. We work closely with the University of Nottingham, with the veterinary students rotating through first opinion and referral services. We are located at the edge of Derby city centre with good transport links to major cities via road and rail network. East Midlands Airport and Birmingham International Airport offer convenient access to domestic and international destinations. The beautiful Peak District is just around the corner.

The Neurology and Neurosurgery service was established in March 2013. The successful candidate will work alongside two experienced European Diplomates in Veterinary Neurology, two experienced Residency Trained Neurology Clinicians, two Neurology Residents, two Neurology Interns and two dedicated Neurology Nurses, in a purpose built, state of the art referral hospital in Derby.

Applicant Requirements

Required skills and experience….

•   Applicants should be Diplomates of the European College of Veterinary Neurology or have completed an ECVN approved Small Animal Neurology Residency.

Would be good to have….

•   Peer reviewed publications and CPD delivery portfolio at recognised events

•   Previous experience in teaching

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

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