Northwest Veterinary Specialists (NWVS) - Cinical Director - Application deadline: 5pm, Friday 2nd August 2019

Clinical Director

With exciting growth plans for the future Northwest Veterinary Specialists (NWVS) is expanding and we’re looking for a Clinical Director to join, and lead, our clinical team.

The successful candidate will work alongside our Hospital Director to lead the referral centre as it grows and develops, both as an individual entity and as part of the Pets at Home Vet Group, and will work closely with senior specialist clinicians and with senior management within the Group.

Northwest Veterinary Specialists is a leading referral-only specialist small animal hospital in Cheshire.  We are a true multidisciplinary hospital with departments in orthopaedic surgery, soft tissue surgery, neurology, internal medicine, oncology, cardiology, anaesthesia and diagnostic imaging.  Each of the clinical disciplines is staffed to European Diplomate or RCVS Specialist standards.  The hospital is equipped to a very high standard and provides excellent inpatient facilities with qualified RVNs and veterinary interns on-site 24/7.  Imaging includes computed radiography, fluoroscopy (with digital subtraction and road-mapping), ultrasonography and on-site MRI and CT. 

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

As Clinical Director you will be a recognised Veterinary Specialist and have current experience of specialist clinical practice; you will be recognised and active in your own specialist discipline. The successful applicant should have good experience of managing teams within a clinical environment, ideally will also have experience of organising and coordinating the supervision of Intern and Residency training programmes and will be highly motivated by the challenge of further developing NWVS.

As part of the Pets at Home Vet Group, remuneration will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Benefits include significant contributory pension, life assurance and income protection insurance, relocation expenses, private health care, access to the Pets at Home Share Plan (free shares) and Sharesave Schemes and workplace based discounts.

If you would like to join our team, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding clinical standards and client and patient care, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

Please address enquiries or an application with curriculum vitae to Louise Kurnaz, Hospital Director (T: 07970 617001 E:

Application deadline: 5pm, Friday 2nd August 2019

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