We are looking for a Clinical Director – (12 Month Maternity Contract) to continue the inspiring leadership of our successful and amazing practice group, Alnorthumbria Vets (Small Animal), in Alnwick, Northumberland.
We will offer a competitive salary (depending on experience) and the opportunity to work with a great team of Vets Nurses and Support Staff.
Candidate requirements and role: You will be in a practice leadership role, ideally within the Veterinary industry, with a passion for Practice Management. Or perhaps you will be applying from a different sector, with management experience, looking for a new challenge.
You must be driven, lead by example and be forward thinking and work towards continuously optimising our care and services as well as develop our people.
You will have the overall responsibility for the practice performance of which includes:
- Business acumen – able to work closely with the practice and area manager on the financial running of the practice.
- To be an excellent communicator and a great coach.
- A ‘can-do’ attitude – advocating and championing change.
- To be capable of meeting deadlines under pressure.
- To be able to build excellent relationships with your team and clients.
About us: At Alnorthumbria Vets, we are a mixed practice with small animal, large animal and equine teams. We have nine centres across Northumberland, from Wooler in the north to Ponteland in the south. We pride ourselves on offering a genuine 24 hour service, and on professional and individual care backed up by a wealth of experience and expertise.
As a practice, we are committed to ongoing investment in the training and development of our vets, nurses (we are an RCVS approved training practice) and support staff.
Our practice & team: We are lucky to have a great group of Vets, Nurses and Support Staff who are both supportive and welcoming. We are based in the stunning Northumberland, full of history, castles, beaches amazing views and walks.
We are a group of practices around the Northumberland area caring for small animal pets with an amazing client base. Alnorthumbria is part of a larger group, therefore, we could look at permanent options with another practice and location at the end of this contract.
What will we offer: Competitive salary, up to 7 weeks annual leave with our buy and sell holiday scheme (pro rata), company pension scheme (pro rata), staff discount scheme, CVS sharesave scheme, employee assistance programme, career progression, perk box offering a suite of discounts.
To apply via our on line portal, where we will contact you to arrange a chat, click here.
Deadline: 14 January 2021