Job ID: 9685
Job Title: Clinical Director / Head Vet - to £70,000
Region: East Midlands
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: Forward thinking, dynamic and motivated Clinical Director or Head Vet wanted!
As their current Head Vet heads back home to Australia, our client is searching for a candidate who wants to join their team in this exciting role with the shared aim of driving their hospital forward in its journey. A complete refurbishment of this hospital is planned, providing the team, patients and clients a fully equipped,, modern hospital environment.
The successful candidate will be working closely with the Head Nurse in making and implementing new protocols, procedures and policies and carving out a vision for the practice, supported by the leadership team of the group. You will be a progressive thinker, ideally have leadership experience (although training and support with this can be provided) and be willing to present alternative ways of working, in line with accepted, up to date, evidence based principles.
Who they are looking for:
An enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon who is passionate about delivering high standards of care to both patients and clients
Someone who desires a leadership role within a changing, evolving Hospital environment (including help with oversight of the planned renovation works).
A key player in the day-to-day management of the Hospital workload whilst offering support to branch colleagues.
Someone who is respected by colleagues and clients and confident in guiding and coaching colleagues
Someone who is keen to continually improve their own professional knowledge and experience, with the ability to encourage similar development of colleagues and enable knowledge sharing across the team
Someone with strong organisational skills
Hold an appropriate qualification and be currently registered with the RCVS.
What they offer:
Salary up to £70,000 dependant on experience
5 weeks annual holiday plus bank holidays A minimum of £1,750 and a 5-day CPD allowance - more funding is available for relevant qualifications
RCVS fees and one other professional membership fees covered
Health shield plan
Cycle to work scheme
A growing list of flexible benefits such as the ability to buy and sell annual leave.