Veterinary NeurologistLocation: Station Farm, London Road, Six Mile Bottom, Cambridgeshire Practice: Dick White Referrals Salary: Practice Details
Dick White Referrals (DWR) was founded in 2002 by Professor Dick White, since then DWR has grown rapidly to become the largest private veterinary referral hospital in the UK, currently with over 300+ people referral-only hospital with state-of-the-art facilities and enthusiastic 40+ RCVS/European/American Specialists Colleagues in anaesthesia/analgesia, cardiology, clinical pathology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, emergency and critical care (ECC), internal medicine, neurology/neurosurgery, oncology, orthopaedic/soft tissue surgery, physiotherapy, veterinary pathology.
DWR is a busy, purpose-built specialist referral-only small animal veterinary hospital conveniently located in Cambridgeshire between Newmarket, the home of horse racing and Cambridge, with its world-renowned University and amenities.
DWR has state-of-the-art facilities, fully equipped with the surgical, diagnostic and hospitalisation facilities commensurate with a flagship specialist veterinary hospital and also has an on-site reference laboratory with both in-house clinical pathology and diagnostic histopathology. As part of our ongoing drive for excellence, we have a brand-new building underway, onsite that will create a truly world-class hospital.
DWR is an Educational Partner with the University of Nottingham, we also have the Dick White Nurse Academy onsite and run regular CPD events.
Roles and responsibilities
Dick White Referrals is looking for a European/American diplomate in Veterinary Neurology to join its Neurology team of 3 Diplomate European College of Veterinary Neurology (DECVN), 1 Board eligible, 2 European College of Veterinary Neurology (ECVN) residents and 3 neurology interns. The neurological facilities include MRI, CT, electrophysiology unit (EMG/BAER/EEG), a full range of neurosurgical equipment including operating microscope and cavitronic ultrasonic surgical aspirator (CUSA), dedicated neurosurgery theatre and physiotherapy unit. These are supported by easy and direct access to a radiation therapy unit. The annual caseload for neurology cases is about 2000, and 600 for neurosurgical cases.
The well-remunerated position can be full/part-time with a great package including 35 days weeks holiday, 2 weeks CPD, CPD allowance, birthday leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance. The out of hours on-call rota is 1 a week and 1 weekend a month that will be granted with two additional days of time-off.
We are dedicated to excellence, trust and care in all we do as a hospital, as an employer and also to the development of veterinary professionals. If you share our passion for delivering excellence, trust and care then we would love to hear from you.
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.
If you would like to apply for the role or for an informal chat to discuss it further, please get in touch with our Senior Talent Acquisition specialist Amy Bowcott on 07463 184972 - [email protected]