Permanent Clinical Director, Guildford
We have a fantastic Opportunity for a Clinical Director to dynamically lead the practice clinical team and drive the business forward both clinically and commercially. You will be overseeing the management of clinical activities within the practice with a passion for delivering the best possible service, support and outcomes for patients, customers and Associates.
Our client is a small animal veterinary clinic based in the area of Guildford providing the highest standard of veterinary care in a professional and friendly environment. Their experienced team provides comprehensive veterinary care 7 days a week.
They offer a full range of in-house surgery, without the need for referral to external specialist centres. This helps patients recover quicker as it greatly reduces stress for them and their owners too! On-site they have advanced facilities; diagnostic imaging, digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound, and state-of-the-art in-house blood analysis. They also provide comprehensive preventative and emergency care for all small animals - dogs, cats, small mammals, birds, and reptiles.
They do orthopaedic surgeries and also treat exotic patients. This means they will have a radiography suite and an exotic ward built in the new building. All new and exciting and they are keen to find some nurses who are looking for their forever home.
The Role and Candidate:
The successful candidate would need to be able to perform the expected duties of a practicing vet as well as lead by example. Practicing gold standard care at all times and be responsible for managing the clinical activities of the practice and developing the clinical teams. As a Clinical Director you will be expected to understand the profit and loss account including the key factors that will affect the practices profitability including sales, staffing, stock and debt management. You will be overseeing the management of clinical activities within the practice with a passion for delivering the best possible service, support and outcomes for patients, customers and Associates.
You will also be required to perform the duties of a practicing vet working to high clinical standards, leading by example and be an excellent communicator, ensuring the smooth working relationships between internal teams, management and other group practices.
This permanent full-time role will include hours of a minimum 40 hours per week on a rota basis, you will be joining the current team consists of 8 Vets, 8 Nurses, 4 CCAs and a Practice Manager.
Skills and Qualifications:
You will need to have;
- Veterinary Degree Registrable in the UK enabling full MRCVS status
- Experience of leading and developing successful teams
- Excellent communication skills with Associates at all levels
- A can-do attitude with a determination to succeed
- Strong Team ethos
- Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
- Ability to problem solve and deliver on objectives
In return, they are offering a competitive salary of up to £70,000 p/a which is dependent on experienced and skills. The benefits package includes:
- 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
- Birthday off,
- The practices has Mental Health First Aiders
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Free eye tests
- 20% Pet Plan discount
- Generous CPD Budget.
Ref: JN -062021-20646
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