Permanent Clinical Director

  • Location

    Mitcham, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Ryan Thwaite

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082020-15837

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    The Vet

  • Contact:

    Ryan Thwaite

We are working with a growing and thriving small animal veterinary practice in Mitcham, Surrey that is looking for an inspiring Clinical Director to join their practice on a full-time permanent basis. The ideal candidate for this role will be an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that has previous experience of leading a team.

The Practice:

You will be joining a growing, thriving team in a state-of-the-art, fully equipped, spacious, purpose-built clinic where you’ll have the opportunity to develop your clinical skills with the benefit of an interesting and diverse case-load, the support of a fantastic, forward-thinking team while working for a company with strong values.

They truly care about all their team members and the people and pets they look after and want to give more people access to high-quality veterinary care by being affordable and convenient for customers, whilst not compromising on veterinary standards.

They have all the latest equipment, with a digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house laboratory, and much more. The facilities are well-suited to vets with advanced surgical interest and they have a varied and interesting caseload. Plus, they support certificates, managerial, and leadership development. The Clinical Directors have a wider role as part of the group’s leadership team where input in activities and company direction is encouraged.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent role where you will be rostered into a 4-day working week plus 1:4 weekends. This averages out to 37 hours p/w over a 4 week period.

The successful candidate will have experience in leading a team, and be confident in coaching and guiding colleagues. You will be highly skilled and knowledgeable in all areas of veterinary medicine and procedures and be truly passionate about delivering top-quality veterinary care. This is a fast-paced clinic and our client is looking for some that will thrive in this kind of environment.

The Remuneration Package:

Our client offers a great work/life balance and a chance to work within a professional & up to date clinic alongside a friendly team of Vets, Nurses, VCA’s and Receptionists.

Along with a well-structured rota, you will receive:

  • Salary dependent on experience - Up to £65,000 p/a
  • 33 days holiday per year including 8 bank holidays
  • 5% pension contribution (after probation period)
  • Income protection
  • Private medical insurance
  • Staff discount
  • Cyclescheme
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
  • VDS fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • Free food Friday’s.


Role: Permanent Clinical Director - Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, an average of 37 hours p/w

Weekends: 1 in 4

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -082020-15837

Interested? Click on the apply button below and we will be in touch with further details

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