Clinical Director

Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
up to £100,000 FTE depending on experience

Posted on 15/11/2023

Clinical Director 
The Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke
Salary up to £100,000 FTE depending on experience 

We are looking to recruit a Clinical Director to lead the first opinion team. Our ideal candidate is a driven and passionate Veterinary Surgeon who will take the group from strength to strength. This is an ideal role for an experienced Vet who has worked in a large-multisite practice, but we are open to hearing from someone looking to take the next steps in their career. This is a maternity cover position for approximately 12 months.  

As Clinical Director you will be responsible for the delivery of clinical activities and the commercial performance of the entire group. You will develop the strategic direction for Rowe as part of the IVCE Evidensia group. You will work closely with the Group Practice Manager and Clinical Leads to ensure the group continues to perform exceptionally both as a growing business but also as a Group that drives clinical excellence.

We are excited to offer a flexible role to the right candidate and are open to discussing shifts that work around you, whether this is part-time or condensed days and hours. We know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and we want to make it brilliantly easy for you to strike the right balance.

Our Exceptional Practice

We have six veterinary practices in the North Bristol area. Our 24-hour hospital is located in Bradley Stoke, we have branch practices at Yate, Thornbury, Winterbourne, Brimsham and Wotton-under-Edge.
We have 200+ staff including around 50 vets, with multiple certificate holders in various disciplines and an attached referrals division. 

More About You 

This is an ideal role for someone who is a progressive thinker and is willing to present alternative ways of working, in line with accepted, up-to-date, evidence-based principles. As Clinical Director you will be a key player in day-to-day management of the Group. We are looking for someone who is confident in guiding and coaching colleagues and someone who is keen to improve their own professional knowledge and experience continually.

You will need to be able to build relationships and rapport with colleagues, clients and our external stakeholders, ensuring you have the confidence to make your own decisions that best serve the group.

At Rowe, we value the importance of how a collaborative workforce drives our key values. We are looking for someone who can demonstrate they are able to display empathy, understanding and being willing to go the extra mile for your team and clients as we feel these are essential to be successful in this role.

Because our employees matter

We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -
Work-life balance
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • Negotiable CPD allowance 
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
Professional Memberships
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care
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Speak to Maizie Brown from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke

Bradley House, Ferndene, Bradley Stoke, Bristol, BS32 9DT, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal