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Small Animal Cardiologist - Highcroft Vet Group

Practice Site:
  • Highcroft (Whitchurch Referral)

Highcroft Veterinary Group has grown to become one of the UK's leading veterinary practices. Today the practice has 12 surgeries including a 24-hour state-of-the-art hospital and referral centre where specialist and referral vets see patients referred to them from all over the South West. Highcroft Veterinary Hospital is accredited with the highest practice standard by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and was described by the RCVS Inspector as the best he had ever seen in his time as an inspector.

Small Animal Cardiologist

Highcroft Veterinary Referrals is looking to recruit a specialist in veterinary cardiology to lead cardiology services in this vibrant, multi-disciplinary referral hospital in south Bristol. Highcroft Referrals has a wide range of referral services in addition to cardiology including Anaesthesia, Emergency and Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue Surgery, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Diagnostic Imaging, Exotics and Dermatology. The clinic is fully equipped for interventional procedures including a new Siemens Acradis Advantic fluoroscopy unit.

Bristol is a vibrant, university city in the West of England with its own international airport (25 mins) and excellent rail and road links to London (1.5 hours). The City nestles in beautiful countryside.

Highcroft is part of CVS (UK) Ltd., the UK's largest provider of integrated veterinary services with approximately 400 clinics across UK, Netherlands and Ireland including seven referral centres. Further information on Highcroft can be found on our website at  and on CVS at

CVS Specialists enjoy excellent benefits, including:

– Competitive salary

– Contributory pension, matched up to 10%

–Up to 7 weeks holiday a year (+Bank Holidays) with our Buy, Sell Holiday Scheme

– Private healthcare (family)

– Life assurance

– Income protection

– £2600 CPD allowance

– Online library membership

– RCVS, VDS and Specialist College registration fees

The position is available immediately.

Applicants should be an accredited specialist in veterinary cardiology although ‘exam-ready' candidates will also be considered. Employment requires Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Telephone 01275 838 473 for informal discussions

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Highcroft (Whitchurch Referral)
615 Wells Road, Whitchurch, Bristol, United Kingdom, BS14 9BE
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Practice:
    Highcroft Vet Group
  • City:
  • Job Type:
    Full-Time, Part-Time
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  • Application Closing Date:
    31 January 2019
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