Veterinary Neurology Position in Specialist referral clinic in The Netherlands
We are now looking for a Residency Trained or Board-Certified Specialist in Neurology ECVN/ACVIM-neurology to join our ambitious team as we are seeing a continuous increase in neurological cases. Our vision is: “Shaping the future of veterinary care, together” and our purpose is “Making a better world for pets”.
- You will provide veterinary care through consultations, diagnostics and treatment of referred and in-house neurological patients.
- Building on a good relationship with our referring veterinarians, knowledge sharing and connecting by phone and email.
- You will be supported by an MRI operator, and colleagues delivering services in anesthesiology and emergency & critical care.
- Guidance, training, and continuing education of the rotating interns.
About our hospital
We are located in the city of Rijswijk, in the south-west of the Netherlands, close to the coast, Rotterdam’s airport and harbor, countryside, and historical sites of The Hague and Delft.
Our hospital consists of an Emergency and Critical Care unit and a Referral Centre. A dedicated ICU team under veterinary leadership of an ACVECC & ECVECC Diplomate provides 24-hour emergency & critical care and perioperative care.
Our team includes Diplomates in ECVS, ECVIM-CA, ECVIM cardiology, ECVO, ACVECC & ECVECC, ECVD and ECVDI, their residents, rotating interns, specialist interns, and senior veterinarians.
They are supported by dedicated veterinary technicians. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in veterinary medicine, in loving attention for our animals, along with excellent communication with our referring veterinarians and pet owners. Our pet owners are generally very motivated and dedicated to offer treatment for their pets. We pride ourselves on being a supportive and friendly team with humor as we love what we do.
All modern diagnostic and treatment modalities associated with a modern center are available including CT (Canon Acquilion), MRI, direct digital X-ray, fluoroscopy, ultrasound incl. Doppler, various endoscopic facilities, well-equipped operating rooms, laboratory with blood (gas) analysis, blood coagulation, cytology, and quarantine units. We will add a new MRI (Canon Vantage Elan 1,5T incl. compressed speeder package) at the end of this year.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a passionate veterinarian in Neurology, preferably a Diplomate or board eligible resident ECVN or ACVIM-Neurology. You are keen to deliver high quality neurology service to our patients and have the ambition to work in a clinic with other Diplomates and residents. You will add knowledge, expertise and insights in Neurology to our team by offering high quality care to our pet patients and training, education & collaboration.
We are looking for someone that has, a desire to share knowledge, to develop others and that has the shared vision to create the future of veterinary care together.
Excellent communication skills are of course required, a curious and innovative mindset and drive to develop further. You have good skills in English, both written and spoken. Any additional language is of course an added benefit, and we will support you learning Dutch.
What do we offer?
We offer excellent terms of employment and opportunities for further career progression. There are various opportunities and support available for further training, including regular visits to (international) conferences and courses. If desired, financial support for scientific research is possible through the AniCura research fund. You will be part of a dedicated and specialist team.
Interested to hear more?
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. To apply, please submit your CV via the apply button. If you have any questions or would like have an informal talk to us please contact Practice Manager Erik Wouters, Dipl. ECVS on either +31 78 61 38 44 4 or e-mail email@example.com.
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AniCura’s ambition is to provide the highest medical quality available. Our work around medical quality development is extensive, and we invest in education, research and equipment.
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Mars Petcare is a leading veterinary care provider and includes the US-based companies Blue Pearl, VCA Hospitals, Pet Partners and Banfield. In 2018, Mars Petcare entered the European market through the acquisition of AniCura and the UK-based veterinary care company Linnaeus. In addition to veterinary care, Mars Petcare offers pet nutrition under more than 50 brands, including Royal Canin, Pedigree and Whiskas. The company is also active in innovation and technology for pets with for example genetic health screening, dog tracking technologies as well as a fund dedicated to drive innovation and disruption in pet care. Mars Petcare’s purpose is to create a better world for pets.
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