Vacancy Details

Clinical Director

Permanent Vet in Berkshire

Salary up to £80,000 depending on experience, plus up to £5,000 Welcome Bonus and up to £5,000 Relocation Allowance

Whilst your main focus will be providing and encouraging gold standard clinical work, you would head up the vet team, making important decisions regarding clinical protocols and governance. Alongside the practice manager you will strive to further develop the business and practice, whilst continuing to encourage this wonderful team to provide the best standard of veterinary and client care possible.

Day-to-day responsibilities will involve acting as Clinical Lead. You``ll play a crucial role in supporting the vet team with clinical cases and decisions to ensure they are providing gold standard veterinary care to their patients. You will work closely with the Head Nurse to ensure the days run smoothly and put best practice protocols in place for both patients and team. Working alongside the Practice Manager and Head Nurse, you``ll have the opportunity to lead the team, shaping the practice``s ongoing success. The role will include a mixture of surgery and consultation days covering all aspects of first opinion practice.

The full-time role will involve working 4 days per week and 1:3 Saturday mornings. We would be happy to consider and discuss part - time options for any candidates that are unable to work full time. You will be required to be on call approximately once weekly for any inpatients that are hospitalised at the practice.

The Hospital is a fully equipped first opinion practice seeing a wide range of surgical and medical cases. They have 4 consultation rooms, separate cat and dog waiting rooms and wards. As well as all the usual facilities of a first opinion practice, they have a dedicated dental suite, an imaging room and a full in-house laboratory. The hospital is very well equipped with a Karl Storz laparotomy tower, radiography, ultrasound, dental radiography, full in-house laboratory, a Tonopen, endoscopy, videoscope, bronchoscopy, orthopaedic equipment, ECG, Capnography and much more.

You will be joining a team of 7 Vets equivalent to 4.5 f/t vets including 2 certificate holders, 8 RVNs, 3 students an 5 support staff.

6.6 weeks annual leave
Your birthday as a paid day off
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