Practice Manager

IVC Evidensia

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom


£40k (annually)


Aug 16

The Role

Due to company promotion, we are looking for an accomplished Practice Manager to join our team. This position would be perfect for a candidate who has experience in running a practice, and who is dedicated to putting pet care at the heart of everything they do. The role would include leadership and support of departmental teams, liaising with the clinical directors and working alongside the management team.

As our Practice Manager we would need you to ensure that all support functions within the practice run effectively at all times through clear communication, leadership and management. To set an example of professional conduct at all times. To support projects instigated by the Clinical Directors with the aim of driving the business forward. To be receptive to new ideas and encourage Reception team involvement. To ensure that Reception runs effectively & efficiently and all times through communication, leadership, and management. To liaise with the Area Support Manager and colleagues at Head Office to ensure effective communication, co-ordination, and co-operation. With much more to the role, this is an idea of what to expect.

Salary for the role is up to £40,000 depending on experience. 

About Us

We are in the heart of Scotland and have the reputation of being a busy, friendly and efficient practice that has served the people of the wider Edinburgh area for many years, accruing many longstanding clients and members of staff. We have created a pleasant working environment for both employees and clients alike.

We are a well-equipped Small Animal practice with all the modern kit and have just been through a major refurbishment of practically all of the practice. We have in house lab, 2 operating theatres, a separate Dental suit with 2 dental stations, and Radiography suite and a very good ultrasound machine with colour doppler and digital radiography.

About the Team and Culture

We are an 8 Veterinary Surgeon team, including 2 Clinical Directors and are supported by our veterinary nurse team of 10 nurses, 4 VCAs and our superb Head Nurse. We have 6 Veterinary Receptionists an insurance administrator and a part time administrator.

Applicant Requirements 

Our ideal candidate is a confident practice manager who has experience in veterinary business however will consider candidates with skills in people management, customer and client care, payroll, HR and managing P&L.

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

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IVC Evidensia

IVC Evidensia's vets, nurses and support staff are its greatest asset - because only their skills, enthusiasm and dedication can make things happen. ...