Positions Vacant

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Positions Vacant

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SALES & MARKETING VACANCY – Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS)

An opportunity has arisen for a role with the Veterinary Poisons Information Service, based in Borough, London SE1.

The job is varied and includes sales, business development and account management.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and telephone manner as well as being computer literate.  Hours are flexible and can be part or full time and there is potential to work from home.

For more information please email Nicola Robinson at  recruitment@esmsglobal.com or to view the full job description go to www.vpisglobal.com/recruitment

Advert placed 20.07.18

Practice Manager –MBM Vet Group, Kilmarnock, Mauchline and Beith.

A great opportunity for a practice manager has become available at MBM Vet Group

MBM Vet Group is an established three branch veterinary practice with small animal, equine and farm departments with teams committed to clinical excellence and customer care.

As Practice Manager you will be responsible for managing the operational efficiency of the practice including wages,  rotas, holiday requests, health and safety, debt management and strategic development. In addition and most importantly you must have excellent people management skills.

Salary and benefits will reflect the experience of the applicant.   Previous experience of the veterinary industry is preferred but not necessary.

If you would like to apply for the position please contact Judy Morris with covering letter and CV to vacancies@mbmvetgroup.co.uk

Advert placed 18.07.18

Practice Manager -Andover

Anton Vets is a progressive practice and has grown rapidly since its founding in 2010, now employing almost 40 staff. It is therefore looking to expand its management department with the recruitment of a practice manager to lead the management team.

This role is a combination of :-

  • Effective management of the day to day running of a busy veterinary practice.
  • HR management (in conjunction with an external HR advisor).
  • Business development while maintaining the practice’s ethos and core values.
  • Project leadership.

The successful candidate will provide an effective link between the directors and staff and allow us to continue to enhance the gold standard service we provide to our clients.

Experience of business and line management is essential. Knowledge of the veterinary sector is desirable.

The successful individual will be responsible for line managing the office team and overseeing management of the reception, nursing and veterinary teams They will be responsible for day-to-day financial management of the practice with the assistance of the practice bookkeeper.

Anton Vets are deeply committed to client, patient and staff care and this is an exciting opportunity for a confident and enthusiastic individual to help us develop and lead our team.

Please email CV to johnchittyvet@gmail.com

Advert placed 16.07.18

Barnsley – Senior Veterinary Nurse

£23,000 PA – 10 month position to cover maternity leave

Are you an experienced RVN, who shares our passion for high clinical standards and great customer care, and looking for a new challenge?

We are an independent Yorkshire group, with three beautiful newly built, self-contained surgeries located in the vibrant towns of Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley.  We are recruiting for a Senior Veterinary Nurse to lead the Barnsley team for approximately 10 months, to cover maternity leave.

This is a dynamic, forward-thinking practice, offering outstanding patient care and client service.  Facilities include 5 consult rooms, 2 op theatres, digital processing, ultrasound, air dental, QCR laboratory.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised individual, with a particular emphasis on excellent communication skills.  An interest in running clinics and surgical nursing is essential, as well as an aptitude for teaching, and Clinical Coach status is an advantage. Previous experience in overseeing/managing other staff is an advantage, but not essential.

Working with our existing friendly and supportive stable team, we offer a rewarding working environment, and the opportunity for personal and career development.  CPD encouraged and paid for.  www.thepetvet.co.uk

Please apply in writing with CV to laura@thepetvet.co.uk or call on 07812039658 for an informal conversation.

Advert Placed: 12.07.18

Practice Manager Required at Hook Veterinary Centre in Hampshire

Hook Veterinary Centre, Hampshire has a fantastic job opportunity for a new full time Practice Manager.

Due to our continued growth we are looking for a positive and enthusiastic colleague to join our happy team. The successful candidate will assist the Clinical Director with the day-to-day running and management of the practice, putting customer service as our priority.

The ideal applicant will have good leadership skills, IT and administration experience and ideally some experience within the veterinary field.

Previous experience of HR, marketing, finance and business management would also be beneficial.

Competitive salary and 25 days holiday a year.

Advert placed 03.07.18


Practice Manager – Border Vets, Galashiels, TD1 3JT

We are recruiting a Practice Manager to join our team.

An exciting opportunity has arisen Border Vets for a Practice Manager with strong leadership skills to drive our practice at Border Vets, Galashiels.

This role is a combination of effective management of the day to day running of a busy practice together with HR function, business development and enhancement of current client services.

Key responsibilities:

  • Strategic Management
  • Personnel Management & HR
  • General Practice Management
  • Internal and External Communication

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Confidence with all aspects of personnel management including; appraisals, staff motivation and leadership
  • Some knowledge of HR policy
  • Previous experience of running a veterinary practice would be a desirable
  • Strong communication and focus on delivering exceptional customer service
  • Have proven success in business development and change management skills.
  • Recognise the importance of financial drivers.

This is an exciting position for a confident and driven individual with a passion and ability to grow and develop the business. The individual must be approachable and supportive to the team they lead.

Please apply in writing with your CV to melanie.broad@bordervets.co.uk

Advert placed 29.06.18

BUSINESS SUPPORT MANAGER VACANCY

We have new vacancies due to our continued growth in various locations across the UK.

We can offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and a fantastic opportunity for career development

Independent Vetcare is the fastest growing Veterinary Group in the UK.  We have come together out of our desire to pool resources, skills and knowledge. We believe in local management and clinical quality is at the heart of everything we do. Our company has strong core values of integrity, loyalty, respect for its staff and clients.  Due to the rapid growth of our group, we need an additional Business Support Manager to join our central support team. This is a key role where you will be responsible for supporting and advising all of the veterinary practices in your area and providing a close link between our Clinical Directors and the central team (finance, marketing, purchasing, HR, property and IT).  You will also be helping new practices integrate successfully into the larger group.

You could be currently working as a Practice Manager or in the industry, in a field based role, or you may already be undertaking a similar role in a parallel industry.  With excellent people management and influencing skills you will be involved in improving operational performance, helping sites problem-solve and providing them with commercial acumen when required.

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Experience of vet industry or other similar clinical background
  • Self-motivated and track record of independent working
  • Ability to embrace change and be flexible as the group evolves
  • Experience of management responsibilities
  • Warm communicator with strong people skills
  • Good appreciation of Human Resources and Health & Safety issues
  • Microsoft Excel and Word skills
  • Some flexibility with working hours and place of work required. The role will require travel.

Please contact our Recruitment Manager, Debbie Loding, for more information on 07702333522 or send you CV and covering letter to dloding@independentvetcare.co.uk

Advert placed 29.06.18

Practice Manager Position Available at Mulberry Vets in Sudbury, Suffolk

A great opportunity has become available at Mulberry Vets, on the beautiful Suffolk Essex border. We are a small animal fully equipped practice including operating theatres, digital x-ray, separate dog & cat wards and we are also a Dental Referral Centre.

As Practice Manager, you will be responsible for managing the operational efficiency of the practice group including Payroll, HR, Health & Safety, and Debt Management.

The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the Clinical Director in the management of the practice and the development Mulberry Vets, promoting the strategy, improvements and being an active member of the Leadership Team.  You will manage, lead and develop all support functions to ensure a continuous high level of client and patient care.

The ideal candidate will have strong people management skills, good financial/business understanding, IT skills and be able to organise own workload.

This is a full time position, working a 40 hour week over 5 days, mainly Monday to Friday, and the salary package will reflect the experience of the candidate.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to dloding@independentvetcare.co.uk or call 07702333522 for more information.

Advert placed 28.06.18


Veterinary Practice Manager – Isle of Wight

A unique opportunity for an organised individual to step into a full time practice management role at the Mobile Vet Ltd on the sunny Isle of Wight. The role would involve working closely with the director to continue developing the business.

Candidates should have a passion for animals, exemplary customer service ability plus meticulous time management and organisational skills in order to manage this 4 vet small animal practice and team of staff (to include 4 nurses and 3 reception)

The successful candidate should be resourceful, enthusiastic and forward thinking to fit with the innovative ethos which surrounds the company. Good computer literacy skills are a must and a background in accounts/HR would be useful. Previous experience in the veterinary industry is not essential although experience in practice management or veterinary nursing with an interest in business would put an applicant in good stead.

8.30-5.30 Monday to Friday with one built in half day a week.

Salary circa 20-25K depending on experience, company pension, CPD allowance, 28 days hols, work socials and bonuses; plenty of support in amongst an exceptional team.

Please email Dan with CV and cover letter to danforster@hotmail.com or call 07840364686 for more information.

Advert placed 18.06.18

Practice Manager Required at Midlands Veterinary Surgery in Leyton, London

We have an exciting opportunity for a driven and friendly practice manager to join our small animal and exotic practice in London.

You will be joining a 4 Vet, 9 nurse team in a fully equipped practice with operating theatres, x-ray, lab and ultrasound facilities.

The ideal candidate will have strong admin and IT skills with the ability to organise own and others workload. You will be a team player whilst being hands on with excellent team management skills. Previous practice management experience is desirable however someone with enthusiasm and a passion to help develop the practice would be considered.

The role is full time with a 40 hour week. Rota will be 9am-5:30pm Monday to Friday.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to dloding@independentvetcare.co.uk or call 07702333522 for more information.

Advert placed 01.06.18