Job Ad, 25/11/2022

Neurologist for the Willows Referral Service, Solihull, UK

Be part of one of the UKs leading small animal referral centres in one of the country’s largest Neurology teams!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced neurologist to join our highly regarded and successful Neurology team of due to a colleague moving with internal promotionThe successful applicant will hold, or be eligible to sit, a European Diploma (or equivalent), have had exposure to neurosurgery, and share our aim of providing the best possible level of care for clients, their pets and for referring veterinary surgeons.

At Willows we have some of the best facilities to be found in Specialist multi-disciplinary referral centres in the UK and Europe, including Specialist run Siemens Sola 1.5T MRI, new Siemens Somatom 64 slice CT, Neurogen electrodiagnostics unit including EEG, Aesculap Microspeed neurosurgical equipment and SonoCure ultrasonic surgical aspirator. The Neurology service at Willows has been pioneering the use of 3D printing in spinal surgery and continues to have access and develop further application of this technique. The Neurology team currently comprises five Neurology Specialists and  three ECVN Residents in training, complimented by an excellent team of clinical support staff including two dedicated neurology nurses and two physiotherapists, all of whom give our clinicians the opportunity to concentrate on their clinical caseload and to work in a pleasant, supportive and good-humoured atmosphere.

The Neurology team works closely with our Diagnostic Imaging Specialists, and they also have a very good working relationship with our team of five Orthopaedic Surgeons, who are highly experienced in advanced spinal surgical procedures. In addition, they have the support of other full-time Specialists in the disciplines of Anaesthesia, Emergency and Critical Care, Soft Tissue Surgery, Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Cardiology and Dermatology. Our philosophy is very much one of friendly co-operation between all members of the team and collaborative culture between clinicians working across every specialism.


The position will be well remunerated with a fantastic package including six weeks holiday, plus two weeks allowance for funded CPD, a week for approved committee or examining commitments. 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 180+ personnel.


Professional Perks:

    30 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)Generous two-week CPD allowanceOne week for involvement in professional committeesCompany pension schemePrivate Medical InsuranceOutstanding equal parental leave policyEnhanced contractual sick-payDiscounted gym membershipE-car salary sacrifice schemeWellbeing and Employee Assist programmeWellbeing and relaxation suiteUnbeatable learning environmentStunning state-of-the-art purpose built facilities.


    Centrally located, Willows is within easy reach of Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport, London, and the national rail and motorway networks, and only a short drive away from historic Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and the beautiful Warwickshire and Oxfordshire countryside.

Find out more…

For details on how to apply and to find out more about Willows visit:

Alternatively for more information please contact;

Sebastien BEHR, Head of Neurology:


Jon WRAY, Clinical Director: 

T: 0121 712 7070