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Clinical Director - Batchelor Davidson & Watson

Rare opportunity for a Clinical Director, Edinburgh.  

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities in the whole of Europe. Full of history, stunning views, lively city and commutable from smaller towns and villages, there is only one ‘Auld Reekie!'

This is an amazing opening for a dynamic, super positive and forward thinking leader. With huge financial investment and practice refurbishments within our Edinburgh based practices, we are looking for a candidate who can invest just as much into guiding our people and veterinary business in the capital.  We are well underway with our 2021 refurb creating purpose built facilities, expanding our consult rooms, creating a dedicated sterile theatre, space dedicated for our Ohthomology service  we are offering a highley competitve salary package. 

The role you will play:  You will be the clinical front for our two veterinary practices within Edinburgh, West End Vets and Batchelor, Davidson & Watson Vets.  We are looking for someone to support the continued growth and development of clinical excellence and patient care and the role you play will be vital in us achieving this. We have huge potential and you will be part of moulding our future!  Exciting! You will be our people leader and be able to demonstrate strong management skills and multi-site experience. Your role will include promoting best practice and client care, line management of a clinical team, setting and implementing practice budgets, create and maintain a positive image and outlook within our teams and to the outer community, recruitment and retention (with the  help and support with some of our colleagues within our Group).

Meet the team:  You will work alongside a Head Vet and Practice Manager at each of the practices who are supported by a fantastic team of vets, nurses, patient care assistants and receptionists. 

What will we offer:  Attractive salary, Bonus package, up to 7 weeks annual leave with our buy and sell holiday scheme, company pension scheme, CPD, professional membership fees paid, staff discount scheme, CVS Sharesave scheme, enhanced maternity and paternity leave pay, employee assistance programme, career progression, Perkbox offering a suite of discounts…

The practices: West End Vets is a three branch small animal practice. We treat small animals and have a strong client base. Our main surgery is in Tollcross with additional branches in Morningside and Davidsons Mains. Batchelor, Davidson & Watson is a long-standing practice and is very popular within the Capital. Our main site is in Hillhouse Road and includes an Ophthalmology referral service. Our practice is supported by another branch at Newhaven Road.

Candidate requirements: You will be an experienced Leader within the Veterinary industry.  You will be an excellent communicator and have the aptitude and desire to manage a high performing veterinary team. You will thrive on positive interactions with your people and our clients.

What to do now: To arrange to have an informal confidential chat about the role, the practice and what help we can offer with relocation, please call or TEXT Lisa on 07901 223 740. To apply via our online portal, where we will contact you to arrange a chat, click ‘Apply Now'

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Batchelor Davidson & Watson (Hillhouse)
19 Hillhouse Road, Blackhall, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH4 3QP
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  • Application Closing Date:
    31 May 2021
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