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Head Vet (Maternity Cover) – Bristol

Location:
Bristol
Position:
Head Vet (Maternity Cover)

Our large, modern, purpose-built veterinary clinic is seeking a Head Vet who is passionate about clinical excellence, will be a role model of our ethics and values and will be responsible for motivating the veterinary team to deliver gold standard care every time.

We have all the latest equipment, with a digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house laboratory and much more. Our facilities are well-suited to vets with advanced surgical interest and we have a varied and interesting caseload. Plus, we support certificates, managerial and leadership development. Our Head Vets have a wider role as part of the group’s leadership team where input in activities and company direction is encouraged.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Have experience in leading a team
  • Be highly skilled and knowledgeable in all areas of veterinary medicine and procedures
  • Be passionate about delivering top quality veterinary care
  • Be confident in coaching and guiding colleagues
  • Be keen to be in a management position in a fast-paced clinic.

Along with free lunch every Friday, you will receive:

  • Negotiable salary
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • 5% Pension Contribution, Cyclescheme & Childcare Vouchers
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
  • VDS Fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • Well structured rota
  • Good work life balance and a great place to work.

Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. You will be required to work shifts within our opening hours. You will also be part of our weekend rota too, working 1 in every 4 weekends.  You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked.  Please note, these opening hours will change as the customer base grows.

Please note – This is on a fixed term basis to cover maternity leave.