Clinical Director - Cumbria - Ref BP15677

Job Role

Practice Manager

Job Type




My client is looking for a Clinical Director to join the team. The role will involve taking charge of a busy small animal 1st opinion practice. The opportunities are immense as all key members are already in place. Weekend work maybe required transiently to assist inexperienced colleagues.

You would be working a 40 hour week over 4 or 5 days between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm, including one night on call.

Salary will be up to £75,000 DOE

They are comprehensively equipped with digital radiography, scans, scopes bp monitoring & full idexx laboratory to mention but a few. Infusion pumps are used routinely for in patients & have a great nursing team & friendly ethic. 

They are currently seeking new Vets & Nurses after the seismic shift from mixed to small animal practice. Currently 5 full time Vets with help from local locums. They have 3 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 5 receptionists & a clerical staff of 3. The successful candidate will take charge of the vet & nurse team with a handover period from the outgoing clinical director. In the past the various members of staff have taken part in sponsored walks /litter picks etc. Also, home baked products feature prominently in staff room!

The successful candidate will be RCVS registered with several years of clinical experience in a first opinion veterinary practice. You must be flexible, tolerant & helpful, but most of all be driven and a caring & empathic attitude towards animals, clients & staff.

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • Welcome bonus up to £3,000

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • L&D opportunities

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Company bonus scheme

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • BVA Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Birthday leave

  • Plus much more

For more information contact me on 01392249646 or at

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