Clinical Director - Independent Hospital Group

Location Somerset
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000
Contact name: Debbie Loding

Contact email:
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Published: about 2 months ago

We are excited to be exclusively representing this client in seeking a new leader for their state of the art Hospital facility.

If you have clinical and leadership experience in practice and are now looking for a exciting and rewarding role in a progressive and expanding Independent veterinary hospital, we have the perfect position here.

Our client is a family run, Independent small animal hospital established over 25 years ago.  During that time, they have built up a strong and loyal client base and over the last few years have developed their facilities to now boast a cat specific side and a dog specific side, allowing for a better experience for both pet and owners.  The practice also has exciting plans for expansion in the future and are currently waiting for a new CT scanner.    They currently provide their own out of hour care to ensure their client continue to have the best standard of care day or night.   

This role is full time, permanent, working 40hrs per week, over 4 days with inclusion of the weekend rota.  Applicants will be proactive, forward thinking and enthusiastic about the industry and providing exceptional care 24/7.  You will have leadership experience and be confident working sole charge and leading a team.  You will ideally be full of ideas and eager to drive the business forward while maintaining the clinical highest standards day to day.  In joining the team as Clinical Director, you will play a major part in providing support, encouragement and guidance to the entire team as well as mentoring individual team members.   

The practice itself is based in Somerset, just 30 minutes from Bristol, with the coast just minutes away from the hospital.  This location offers the perfect mix of bustling city life, picturesque countryside and stunning coast to keep you busy in your free time. 


  • Generous salary of £75,000 to £90,000 depending on experience 

  • Annual CPD allowance with full funding for further certificates and external CPD  

  • Pension 

  • Bonus scheme 

If you’re a dedicated veterinary surgeon looking for a change to Clinical Director in a proactive and lively independent practice, we’d love to hear from you!   

Contact Debbie Loding through or 07384 551799 today. 

Please be aware, you must have a valid RCVS membership to be considered for this role.