Clinical Director/Experienced Small Animal Vet – Abergavenny
A “foodie” market town, set in beautiful countryside, 45mins from both Cardiff and Bristol.
Due to expansion, we are looking for an additional Clinical Director to join our team. The ideal candidate will be a certificate holder or working towards one. We are looking for a Vet with a real passion for Clinical Practice and team development. To be a true 'Clinical' Director, focusing on providing excellence and mentoring our team to ensure they can do the same. Experience at this level is desired, but we will provide support for someone looking to take that next step in their career. It is very important to us that we find the right person for our lovely team and will provide training and support to ensure the right candidate will have job satisfaction.
Abbey Vets’ team pride ourselves on providing high quality care for our patients and clients, whilst achieving a real work life balance. With 13 vets and 4 well equipped, RCVS accredited sites with all the usual toys, we provide a varied and interesting case load. Our team includes certificate holders in Surgery and Medicine + visiting Cardiologist, meaning we can provide fantastic case support when required. 24-hour nursing at our main Abergavenny site enables us to provide excellent clinical care to our patients.
OOH covered by external providers. Lunch and finishing on time matter and do really happen.
The role will be mainly based at our Abergavenny site. Benefits include:·
• 4 day week.
• 1/5 Saturdays.
• 08.45 start. Last appointment at 18.15.
• 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
• One day leave for volunteering (your choice of where).
• Option to buy and sell Holiday + Enhanced maternity, paternity and sick pay.
• 24/7 access to Healthshield, our Employee Assistance Programme.
• RCVS + VDS membership and one other professional subscription paid.
• CPD £1750 / 5 days. Certificate funding is available and encouraged.
• Salary 50k – 75k.
Our home town is very well known as a foodie destination and is surrounded by amazing countryside full of opportunities for many different outdoor pursuits. City entertainment is also easily accessible with great transport links to Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham and London. Our client catchment area includes Monmouth and Usk that have both been Voted “best place to live” by the Sunday Times in recent years.
Accommodation is available to help with relocation if required. A direct recruitment will allow us to grant a £1000 relocation bonus.
For further information about the practice please view our website www.abbeyvets.co.uk, Facebook page or contact Amanda on 01873 852 391. Interviews will include time alone with our current team.
We do not have any vacancies at this time, however, we are always keen to hear from people who wish to join the Abbey Vets Team!
Please do not hesitate to email our Practice Manager on Siobhan.Conaghan@abbeyvets.co.uk to discuss potential roles.
Abbey Veterinary Centres established as one of first veterinary surgeons in Wales
Veterinary Surgeons with special interests in all aspects of medicine and surgery
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