Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Clinical Director

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Clinical Director

  • Location

    Colchester, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Diane Gove

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13427

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-11-27 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a small animal practice based in the historic market town of Colchester, Essex that has an exciting opening for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent full-time basis. This role is for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that is looking for the next step in their career as a Clinical Director of a practice.

The Practice:

The practice is well based with good facilities and transport links. You can take the train to London in 46 minutes.

The practice offers the latest state-of-the-art equipment, to ensure prompt diagnoses and the most effective treatments. Their modern surgery has been designed to industry-leading standards and has state of the art equipment including in-house operating theatre and laboratory, digital x-ray, specialist dental equipment and much more. Their highly trained veterinary surgeons and nurses are kept constantly updated on the latest innovations and protocols. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and they are always committed to providing exceptional veterinary services.

The Role and Candidate:

This role for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon is full-time and permanent. The exacted working pattern will be discussed in the interview.

As Clinical Director, you will be responsible for the management of the clinic & team. You will also be responsible for any clinical issues on a day to day basis, helping train new graduates and offering clinical support whenever needed. You will have a real input into the practices running and future plans! Training can be given so if you are a Clinical Director or Senior Vet looking for the next step in your career our client would love to hear from you!

Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package with the opportunity to enjoy a superb work/life balance. The benefits include:

  • Health care scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Free flu jabs
  • £1500 CPD allowance
  • Extra days holiday for your birthday
  • Bonus scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 6-weeks annual leave
  • Automatic enrolment in a Leadership program


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Clinical Director

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: To be confirmed

Out of Hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -112019-13427

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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