Clinical Director

Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England
Armstrong Vets
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Full & Part-Time
Armstrong Vets

Clinical Director – Armstrong Vets – Berkeley, Gloucestershire

Are you ready for the next step in your career as an experienced Small Animal Vet? Are you passionate about people and their pets, with a wealth of experience in first-opinion practice? Do you think you could lead a friendly, well-bonded team in a rural practice at the heart of our community in Gloucestershire?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, then we have the role for you!

Due to the current practice lead taking a step back, we are looking for a Clinical Director to join Armstrong Vets at a very exciting and progressive time. The future is bright at Armstrong!

Working within our brand-new and exciting practice premises, we would like someone with a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the industry to join us. Therefore, having an interest in aiding practice progression would be beneficial. A key part to this is to encourage our team to continuously improve and learn. They work hard to provide gold standard clinical care and the best customer service to our loyal clientele, and we would like to keep this consistent.

Who are we?

Armstrong Vets are based rurally, just a short drive from Gloucester. Berkeley is a beautiful small town on the edge of the Cotswolds with great transport links, just off the J13/14 M5, making it easily commutable from Gloucester, Bristol, and Cheltenham.

We are now looking forward to welcoming someone new to our work family and lead our supportive team.

What do our team say?

“We have a genuine family atmosphere; we laugh and cry together.”

“The difference is we really care about our patients, our clients, and each other.”

“Very supportive place to work.”

“Tea and biscuits are good.”

What will the role look like?

This great opportunity would be ideal for an experienced Small Animal Vet to take the next step in their career, at a pivotal and exciting chapter in the story of the practice.

We see a wide range of patients with a varied and interesting workload. Our clients are loyal and engaged with the practice – community is really at the heart of what we do, and this is recognised by our clientele.

You’ll be working a 40-hour week Monday to Friday, with a shared Saturday morning rota, creating an enviable work/life balance. We would be open to part-time and job share applications for the right candidate.

If you think you like the sound of us, what can we do for you?

  • Salary up to £70,000 depending on experience
  • 6 weeks holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Flexible working considered for the right candidate
  • Opportunity to buy and sell holiday
  • £1750 CPD allowance per annum – more if a certificate holder
  • Health Shield membership
  • Professional memberships paid
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
  • Discounted Veterinary fees
  • My Benefits – various gym memberships, including gym memberships and retail
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Colleague engagement surveys
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Relocation package can be considered

To apply, or for some more information, please contact Christina Coughlan at

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