Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist

With exciting growth plans for the future and a mission to deliver the best small animal care in the northwest, NWVS is seeking an Internal Medicine Specialist to expand an existing team of 3.5 Medicine Specialists and 2 Residents.

The successful candidate will join our friendly, proactive team of European and RCVS Specialists and will have plenty of scope to develop their own interests and clinical research. So if you are a Diplomate (RCVS/ACVIM/ECVIM) or residency trained, then we would love to hear from you.

Full or part time hours are available, as are job share and flexible working options if required.

Located in modern facilities Northwest Veterinary Specialists is an easy commute from historic Chester, Liverpool, North Wales or Manchester. Major road and train routes, and airports, are within easy reach, as are beautiful national parks, forests and mountains. Find out more about the area here:

We really do have the best of city living and rural life on our doorstep!

Our specialities cover anaesthesia and pain management, neurology and neurosurgery, soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, oncology, internal medicine, cardiology, and diagnostic imaging (including on site MRI and CT); and we work closely with other referral centres in our group to facilitate clinical research and access to shared expertise.

We offer excellent colleague benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary plus bonus scheme
  • Significant pension employer contribution
  • Life assurance
  • Private health care (plus reduced costs for family cover)
  • Relocation expenses
  • 10 days CPD with generous allowance to attend national and international meetings
  • 30 days holiday plus bank holidays, with increased leave for long service
  • Additional leave for personal milestones such as birthdays, starting school and moving, plus an extra week off when getting married or entering into a civil partnership
  • Access to the Pets at Home Restricted Share Plan (free shares) and Sharesave Scheme (discounted shares after a year’s service)
  • Professional memberships paid
  • Colleague discounts on a range of products and services, including 20% off with the Pets at Home group
  • Free parking and fully subsidised canteen

If you would like to join our happy, professional team of specialists and highly skilled nurses, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding client care and clinical standards, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

For more information and to apply please contact Dr Rebecca Littler, MA VetMB PhD DSAM MRCVS.

T: 01928 711400

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We are always happy to discuss flexible, locum and part time working options, and are an Equal Opportunities Employer.



Dr Penny Watson
University of Cambridge
Madingley Road
Cambridge CB3 0ES
United Kingdom

Executive Secretary:

Dr Remo Lobetti
Bryanston Veterinary Hospital
PO Box 67092
2021 Bryanston
Republic of South Africa

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