Job Ad, 17/04/2021

Neurology Specialist to the team at Paragon Veterinary Referrals

Application deadline: 31st August 2021

We are seeking an additional Neurology Specialist to join our team at Paragon Veterinary Referrals a multi-disciplinary referral service. As part of a truly multi-disciplinary team, you will work alongside an experienced ECVN diplomate and a ECVN Resident and other specialists in the disciplines of soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, internal medicine, oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care and anaesthesia. We also have a dedicated and friendly imaging support team.

Our philosophy is very much one of friendly co-operation between clinicians in every specialism sharing our aim of providing the best possible level of care for clients, their pets and for referring veterinary surgeons.

The successful applicant is expected to hold an ACVIM-Neurology or ECVN Diploma or to be eligible for ACVIM-Neurology or ECVN Diploma examination after having completed an approved neurology residency program. Experience of neurosurgery is preferable.You will have an excellent team of support staff who will give you the opportunity to concentrate on your clinical caseload and to work in a pleasant, supportive and good-humoured atmosphere. Facilities include a 1.5T Toshiba MRI, 16 slice helical CT, a surgical microscope specifically for use by neurology and EMG/neurodiagnostics. In-patient care is a priority and includes 24-hour veterinarysurgeonand nursing attention including an ICU. Weekend cover is based on a shared rota with other clinicians.

This position will be well remunerated, and the package includes 6 weeks paid holiday plus bank holidaysand your birthday off (TOIL). One week of funded CPD each year, a week for approved committee or examining commitments, a non-contributory pension and private healthcare.Paragon is centrally located within easy reach of Wakefield and Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport and the national rail and motorway networks. It is only a short drive away from the Peak district, historic York, Harrogate and the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, please contact Amy Bowcott

If you would like to join our team and share our passion for delivering outstanding clinical standards and patient care please address your application with curriculum vitae to Massimo Mariscoli DVM, Dipl.ECVN, MRCVS (

Application deadline: 31st August 2021