Job Ad, 10/09/2021

Neurology Specialist/Fellow at North West Veterinary Specialists

Application Deadline: 11th October 2021

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.

Northwest Veterinary Specialists is a leading referral-only specialist small animal hospital in Cheshire.  We are a true 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 or a board-eligible candidate. 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.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits include 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays, enhanced Company pension scheme, paid Professional memberships including RCVS Library membership, Private Medical Insurance, Income Protection, Death in Service Cover, generous CPD allowance, extensive Linnaeus/Mars training framework including structured Leadership training and Relocation assistance scheme.


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 to Luca Motta DVM, Dipl ECVN, MRCVS (

Applications may be forwarded to Sarah Felix-Rogers at

Application deadline: 11 October 2021