Full Time Deputy Clinical Director near Kings Lynn


Julie Powell
The practice first opened in King’s Lynn in 1984, moving to the current premises in 1990. They are now looking for a Full Time Deputy Clinical Director to join them.

This multi-award-winning small animal Veterinary Hospital is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and have been accredited as ‘Outstanding’ in all six of the RCVS awards. They are an ISFM Gold Standard Cat-Friendly practice. Situated just 90 minutes from London with easy transport routes by train and close to the beautiful North Norfolk Coast. Their success reflects the teams good diagnostic work-up, treatment, communication and client care. The practice has excellent facilities and equipment which help them support professional development including; Storz video endoscopy and otoscopy, laparoscopy, vascular sealing device and harmonic scalpel, digital radiography, a new CT scanner, fully equipped dental suite, colour-flow doppler ultrasound, capnography & ventilators, slit lamp, and in-house laboratory.

They have 6 Advanced Practitioners and certificate holders in; Small Animal Medicine, Emergency and Critical Care, Ophthalmology and Small Animal Surgery. They also have 17 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 9 Student Veterinary Nurses, and 16 Support staff. The team share expertise day to day in ward rounds, case reflection meetings and at regular in-house training sessions to ensure excellence in clinical standards and continual development.

You will be responsible for the management and leadership of the site and staff in addition to a clinical caseload. The rota involves working 38 hours per week over 4 to 5 days. The days can be negotiable, and out-of-hours is included on a reduced rota basis. The salary is up to 70,000 depending on experience. Managerial experience preferred, this could be from a previous role as a Clinical Director in a small practice or as a Senior Veterinary Surgeon. You must be able to support and guide a full range of staff from new graduates to very experienced Vets.

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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