Permanent Clinical Director

Permanent Clinical Director

  • Location

    Fort William

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Package up to £75k per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    Simon Williamson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7717

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-01-14 00:00:00

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated, forward-thinking Vet to join our clients’ friendly team as a full-time, permanent Clinical Director. The practice is in Fort William, in the Western Scottish Highlands.

The Practice:

Fort William is a town in the western Scottish Highlands, on the shores of Loch Linnhe. It’s known as a gateway to Ben Nevis, the U.K.’s highest peak, and Glen Nevis valley, home to Steall Falls. The nearby Nevis Range Mountain Resort has ski runs and forest trails. This practice would be ideal for those who would love to take advantage of the stunning location surrounded by mountains, lochs, rivers & wildlife, yet they are only 2 hours from the city lights.

This is an RCVS core standards accredited practice that aims to promote and maintain the highest standards of veterinary care. Their practice is well-equipped and offers a range of diagnostic services which include: x-ray, ultrasound, in-house blood testing, microscopy, rigid endoscopy, ECG, and blood pressure monitoring. They have a good relationship with many specialists working across Scotland.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position for a Clinical Director. Caseloads include 80% small animal and 20% beef. There could be flexibility in the role being 4 or 5 days. The out of hours rota is 1 in 5.

Our clients’ are looking for a confident, innovative veterinary surgeon who wants to make a difference and further their career in this Joint Clinical Director post. Management experience would be an advantage but is not essential, as leadership and practice support are in place and training offered.

If you are a clinician with a willingness to promote teamwork to deliver high standards of clinical work, client and patient care this could be the role for you.

The position comes with a generous salary package - up to £75,000 per annum subject to experience, practice performance Director bonus scheme, a relocation package of up to £5,000 as required; as well as other benefits including a generous CPD budget, BVA membership, private healthcare and group pension.


Role: Clinical Director

Type: Mixed

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: To be confirmed

Out of Hours: 1 in 5 Rota

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive salary package - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -112018-7717

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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