Diagnostic Imaging SpecialistLocation: Highlands Road, Shirley, Solihull Practice: Willows Referral Service Salary: Practice Details
Be part of one of the UK’s leading small animal veterinary referral centres!
Centrally located, Willows is within easy reach of Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport and the national rail and motorway networks, but only a short drive away from historic Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and beautiful Warwickshire countryside.
Willows has approximately +200 personnel, including almost 60 Veterinary Surgeons. Our philosophy is very much one of friendly co-operation between all members of staff, creating a supportive and good-humoured atmosphere.
Willows’ imaging facilities comprise of:
- New Siemens Magnetom sola 1.5T MRI
- New Siemens 64 slice Somatom CT
- New Samsung RS85A ultrasound machine
- Logiq S8 ultrasound
- Two digital X-ray rooms
- Two in-theatre image intensifiers (GE Fluorostar and Philips BV Pulsera).
- Images are reviewed and reported in the spacious diagnostic imaging suite and stored on Fuji PACS, from which they are available throughout the practice. There is also off-site VPN access to PACS.
Roles and responsibilities
An opportunity has become available for a highly motivated individual to join our Diagnostic Imaging team in our Specialist multi-disciplinary referral centre.
The successful applicant will either hold or be eligible for an RCVS, American or European Diploma (or equivalent) and share our aim of providing excellent levels of care for our patients, clients and referring Veterinary Surgeons.
Willows Imaging team, comprising six Specialist diagnostic imagers, two residents, a highly experienced radiographer and six Imaging nurses, provides exceptional imaging support for our multi-disciplinary Specialists across medicine, soft tissue surgery, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, cardiology, dermatology, orthopaedics and Emergency and Critical Care (ECC).
This is ideally a full-time position, however, a part-time position could also be considered.
Images are reviewed and reported in the spacious diagnostic imaging suite on osirix dedicated workstations and stored on Fuji PACS and Siemens Syngovia, from which they are available throughout the practice. There is also off-site VPN access to Picture Archive and Communication System (PACS).
The position will be well remunerated and the package includes generous time off for holidays, CPD and involvement in professional committees. Out-of-hours (OOH) emergency service provision is shared amongst the Imaging team. Willows is proud to be accredited by 'Investors in People' at the extended silver level, and we are dedicated to providing excellent working conditions, care and support for all of our Associates.
The position will be well remunerated and the package includes generous time off for holidays, CPD and involvement in professional committees. Out-of-hours emergency service provision is shared amongst the Imaging team. Willows is proud to be accredited by Investors in People at the extended Silver level, and we are dedicated to providing excellent working conditions, care and support for all of our Associates.
- Competitive salary
- 30 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
- Birthday leave
- Generous CPD allowance
- Wellbeing and Employee Assist programme
- Unbeatable learning environment
- Enhanced family leave
- Enhanced sick pay
- Stunning state-of-the-art purpose-built hospital facilities.
Part of an amazing global family
The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 85,000 Petcare Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.
Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.
Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
Please contact Amy Bowcott, Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist [email protected] mobile number: 07463 184972 for a fully confidential and informal chat regarding these great opportunities.