Job Ad, 02/03/2022

Neurologist Position (Specialist) at Davies Veterinary Specialists, UK

To apply, please send your CV to References will be requested at a later stage of the application process.

Davies Veterinary Specialists is one of the largest and most diverse, small animal veterinary referral centres in Europe, with a team of over 200 people. We are situated in the heart of the beautiful Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire countryside, and within 50 minutes of London by train. Founded nearly 25 years ago, we are recognised as a leader in the sector offering a diverse range of services to our clients and pioneering sustainability having won the Investors in the Environment Green Award 2020. 

We are now offering an exciting opportunity to join our friendly Neurology and Neurosurgery Team.

We are seeking an additional Neurology Specialist to join our multi-disciplinary team and work alongside our experienced team of four board-certified Neurologists, two ECVN Residents and a Electrodiagnostics technician.

You will be working closely with specialist teams in all disciplines expected in a multidisciplinary referral practice, with highly skilled nurses and incredible support teams.  Our fantastic facilities include a newly re-developed on-site imaging suite with Siemens 1.5T MRI scanner and 64-slice CT, a Hearing Screening Clinic and a Therapy and Fitness rehabilitation centre.

The ideal candidate will hold an ECVN or ACVIM-Neurology Diploma, but candidates eligible for Diploma examination after having completed an approved neurology residency program will also be considered. Applicants must also hold, or be eligible for, membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Experience in neurosurgery is essential, as is being personable with a good sense of humour. We pride ourselves on being a supportive and friendly team and as a proactive member you will be keen to provide a service of the highest possible standards in a busy, stimulating and supportive environment. Weekend cover is based on a shared rota with other clinicians assuring a healthy work-life balance.

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays
  • Birthday leave on or around your birthday
  • Pension scheme
  • Funded CPD
  • Private health insurance
  • Life Cover
  • RCVS, VDS and Specialist Fees paid


For an informal discussion, please contact Johnny Plessas (Head of Neurology Service) or Ronan Doyle (Clinical Director) on (+44) 1582 883950 or email or .

To apply, please send your CV to References will be requested at a later stage of the application process.

Further details about us can be found at