Job Ad, 03/07/2020

Consultant in Veterinary Neurology at Northwest Veterinary Specialists

With exciting growth plans for the future Northwest Veterinary Specialists is expanding and we’re looking for a veterinary neurologist to join our clinical team. Application deadline: 25.07.2020

Northwest Veterinary Specialists is a leading referral-only specialist small animal hospital in Cheshire.  We are a multidisciplinary hospital with departments in orthopaedic surgery, soft tissue surgery, neurology, internal medicine, oncology, anaesthesia and diagnostic imaging.  The hospital is equipped to a very high standard and provides excellent inpatient facilities with qualified RVNs and veterinary interns on-site 24/7.  Imaging includes computed radiography, fluoroscopy (with digital subtraction and road-mapping), ultrasonography and on-site MRI and CT.


With onsite MRI, CT & an electrodiagnostic system we are well equipped to manage neurology and neurosurgical cases. Our neurology team is supported by other specialty services, interns and nursing team and this allows pets to receive a state-of-the-art round the clock care throughout their hospital stay. Our on-site MRI and CT scanning is performed by our nurse technicians who are trained in acquiring images of the highest quality. The neurosurgical unit is supported by first rate nursing care and 24/7 patient supervision by veterinary interns. The service is also supported by veterinary physiotherapists. For more information please visit

Your main responsibility will be managing medical and neurosurgical cases in dogs and cats. The ideal applicant would be an ECVN Diplomate or ACVIM(neurology) Diplomate. The successful candidate will need to be registered with RCVS (


Northwest Veterinary Specialists is an easy commute from Chester, Liverpool, North Wales and Manchester. Major road and train routes, as well as international airports, are within easy reach, as are beautiful national parks, forests and mountains.

As part of the Pets at Home Vet Group, remuneration will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits include significant contributory pension, life assurance and income protection insurance, relocation expenses, private health care, access to the Pets at Home Share Plan (free shares) and Sharesave Schemes and workplace based discounts.

If you would like to join our team, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding clinical standards and client and patient care, then we would be pleased to hear from you. 

Please address enquiries or an application with curriculum vitae to Luca Motta DVM, DiplECVN, MRCVS (

Application deadline: 25th July 2020

We are always happy to discuss flexible and part time working options, and are an Equal Opportunities Employer.