Job Ad, 25/11/2022

Referral Neurologist for Chestergates Referral Hospital – UK

Further information on the hospital can be found on our website at

ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists is a CVS multi-disciplinary referral centre in the North West of England offering referral services in a wide range of disciplines including Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue Surgery, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Cardiology, Anaesthesia, and Dermatology. The hospital is located just outside the City of Chester and offers excellent transport links to major cities including London, Birmingham, Glasgow & Edinburgh.  Liverpool and Manchester airports are both nearby and offer convenient access to domestic and international destinations.  Cheshire is a beautiful county and lies within easy reach of the coast, mountains and other areas of outstanding natural beauty such as the Lake District, Yorkshire Moors and Peak District.

The team of over 100 veterinary professionals work together to deliver the very best in client and patient care. ChesterGates is a partner practice with University of Surrey School of Veterinary Medicine providing us with the opportunity to support and encourage those aspiring to join the profession.

The hospital has superb facilities including a Siemens 1.5T MRI, a 16-slice CT Scanner, DR X-ray machine and a Philips Zenition 50 fluoroscopy.  A first opinion practice and dedicated night service is also on site and the hospital benefits from CVS Group support functions such as finance, HR, Health & Safety and IT. 

We have an opportunity for a diplomate or residency trained colleague to join the neurology team.  You will be working alongside other residency trained clinicians and Specialists, a team of interns and a highly qualified and experienced veterinary nursing team.  The ideal candidate would be comfortable undertaking all aspects of Neurology/Neurosurgery and would benefit from the support of our Teleneurology service headed by Laurent Garosi and Simon Platt.  Full time or part-time can be accommodated with hours and working pattern adjusted to suit the successful candidate.   

This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a challenging and interesting role with Specialist colleagues in a referral environment.

The salary and benefits for this role are extremely attractive and include access to our sharesave scheme, up to 7 weeks holiday a year (+ Bank Holidays) with our Buy, Sell Holiday Scheme, private health care cover, bonuses, pet product discounts and subsidised membership at over 2000 participating health clubs. 

Further information on the hospital can be found on our website at

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