Clinical Director Required At Kingsteignton Vets In Devon
1 month ago
Kingsteignton Veterinary Group
Newton Abbot, Devon, United KingdomA very rewarding position managing a dedicated team striving to provide the best in veterinary care in Newton Abbot. We are a close-knit team. The role has become available due to the current CD who is staying within IVC Evidensia but moving to a referral centre to pursue specialist aspirations. It is very much about work life balance and a supportive environment, to create a positive atmosphere in which to work in, at Kingsteignton Veterinary Group. The current CD works a 4-day week, where 2 days are spent consulting, 1 day operating and 1 day in administration, however its very flexible where operating and admin can be done as and when needed depending on the cases and administration work at hand. We have a dedicated external OOH service but you will be required to be back up on call for visits and inpatients, one day a week, one Friday in 4 and one weekend in 4. There is a generous CPD budget and advanced certificate study is encouraged.
Kingsteignton Veterinary Group is a very well-respected veterinary practice known for its high standard of patient care and client care. The practice offers, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery and the clinicians work up medical cases to a high standard. We also offer diagnostic imaging x-ray and ultrasound in house. The practice has access to CT locally if needed. We offer exotic medicine and surgery as well. You will be encouraged and supported to develop your own interests. Newton Abbot is close to the moors and the sea with great cycling routes and sites to go hiking running kayaking swimming paddle boarding and sailing.
This role will suit an experienced veterinary surgeon (certificate holder would be preferred), with exceptional clinical and social skills to lead a hard-working team. You will also be required to maintain our good relations with all our clients and along with our Practice Manager manage the day to day running of the group.
Benefits (pro rata):
• 6 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 5 days paid CPD leave
• £1500 CPD Allowance per annum
• Company bonus scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• RCVS membership paid
• VDS membership paid
• BVA Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• VDS cover
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• CPD/training support
• Paid bereavement leave
• Company sick pay
• Employee opinion survey
• Free uniform in a number of roles
• Annual pay reviews
• Social events
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Academy & Leadership courses
• Focus on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages
• Career progression opportunities
• Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Address: 21 Gestridge Road, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon, United Kingdom