Senior Lead Veterinary Surgeon, Grimsby animal hospital
What is the role?
You will work closely with the Hospital Lead to ensure that clinically, the hospital is operating efficiently and in a sustainable way and that standards and processes are consistent with other Blue Cross hospitals. It will be your responsibility to ensure that veterinary services, including an out of hours provision are delivered at the hospital which you will do by working closely with the Hospital Lead and Head of Hospital Operations.
In this role you will undertake routine clinical and surgical work as well as lead a team of veterinary surgeons which will see you provide advice, guidance and mentor any graduate positions. Continuous learning and development is important to Blue Cross and you will role model this by driving a culture of ongoing training which ensures RCVS criteria is in place and all clinical team members have development plans.
As a senior member of the clinical team you will also promote the work of Blue Cross amongst the veterinary profession and general public, which could networking, local press interviews and taking direction from the internal media team.
This is a busy environment where every day is different and you will be working with a great team who are all focused on helping pets in need in a hospital which is highly regarded and cherished. So if you are interested in helping pets and providing a fantastic service to people who need our help then please do read on.
Your normal hours of work are 42 hours per week.
Want to know more the detail? Great! We have attached the job description which hopefully gives you everything you need.
What is required?
• Veterinary Degree and Member of Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
• Significant experience in small or mixed animal practice
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
• Experience in line management and leading teams through progressive change and continuous improvement
It would also be great if you had:
• Previous experience in managing Veterinary surgeons and nurses
To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.
Salary: £43,450 to £66,550 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Closing date: 7th May 2021
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