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Clinical Pathologist - Axiom

Would you like to be part of a growing, successful veterinary diagnostic laboratory group in the United Kingdom?

We are looking for a dynamic clinical pathologist to join our team.

You would be joining a friendly and highly qualified team which includes boarded specialists in clinical pathology, histopathology and internal medicine. You would be working for CVS UK Ltd Laboratory Division and could be based on site at any of our laboratories (Axiom Veterinary Laboratories in Devon, Finn Pathologists in Norfolk or Greendale Diagnostics in Woking).

CVS Group plc is the largest integrated veterinary services provider in the UK. We own over 450 veterinary surgeries in in the UK and Netherlands across small animal, large animal and equine specialisms including small animal and equine referral practices.

Primary duties & responsibilities include:

  • Microscopic analysis and reporting on all clinical pathology submissions including cytology, fluid analysis, urinalysis, electrophoresis and pathology haematology reviews, following the standard recommended reporting protocol.
  • Involvement in the interpretation & validation of all submissions to support the internal medic team and as required by the laboratory when time and workloads allow.
  • Consulting on phone calls from clients relating to a previous, current and future submissions as well as general clinical pathology questions as required.
  • Participate in all stages of the quality system (pre-/post-/analytical phases), including suggestions for innovations to improve/develop the company.


The ideal candidate will be residency trained with board certification, however applicants with other post graduate qualifications or suitable experience would also be considered. Applicants need to be current members of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, see; or be willing to become members.

Full & part time applications will be considered.

Salary is competitive and is based upon qualifications and experience. The package includes good holiday and CPD benefits.



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Manor House, Newton Abbot, Devon, United Kingdom, TQ12 4PB
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    Competitive salary and benefits package
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    Newton Abbot
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  • Application Closing Date:
    23 May 2018
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