Full Time Clinical Director - Isle of Wight


Julie Powell
Our client is a flexible family-friendly practice on the beautiful island of the Isle of Wight. The practice is well appointed with state-of-the-art equipment which includes a CT scanner, laparoscopic surgery, video endoscopy, and new ultrasound. Also, a fantastic team within a people-centric environment, they share, help and encourage your development. They are now looking for a Full Time Clinical Director to guide and develop the practice and take it to the next level.

You may only be 3 miles off the south coast, an hour from the mainland with 80 ferry crossings per day, but right on your doorstep, you have the coastal scenery, sailing, surfing, paddleboarding, golf, horse riding and some beautiful pubs - which the team sample together on regular team socials. Some of the best walking and cycling routes the UK has to offer are right on the island. Quality of life and work life balance are second to none. Who would of thought you are only 2 hours from London via train.

The client invests in not only you, but their equipment, clients, patients and always believe in open communication and honesty. Doing the right thing is fundamentally important to them. They always push the boundaries and ensure they are thinking about new ideas to challenge the current status quo in the veterinary industry. They strive to be leaders and not followers and take pride in being different from the rest so they can continue to provide the very best of care for patients.

Our practice currently has 3 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Veterinary Nurse, 4 Receptionists, and 2 Veterinary Surgeons with a 3rd also on maternity leave.

As the Clinical Director will have overall clinical leadership and responsibility to drive this practice forward and into the future, this includes vet mentoring, vet rotas, and associated admin time. You will also have budget responsibility and accountability. The out of hours is currently provided externally. The current shift pattern includes working Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week. The salary for this role is up to 75,000 depending on experience. Ideally you will be an experienced clinician with the drive and ambition to push this fabulous clinic forward. Proven management and leadership skills are required.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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