Medical Director - Monroe, Virginia

Location
Monroe, Virginia
Salary
Signing Bonus, Competitive Salary, Student Loan Repayment, Paid Parental Leave, PTO, and more!
Posted
Jan 12, 2022
Closes
Jan 19, 2022
Ref
R-51588
Position Type
Manager / Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Private Practice
Job Description:

VCA Amherst Animal Hospital, located in Monroe, Virginia, is looking for a Medical Director who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team.

VCA Amherst Animal Hospital is a well-established, growing small animal practice. Our hospital's goal is to assemble a veterinary health care team committed to providing exceptional client service and veterinary health care to our community.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a motivated veterinarian to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital like a practice owner. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to help you succeed.

Our practice is in Monroe, Virginia, about five miles north of Lynchburg, VA. Lynchburg has a tradition of outstanding public education and operates one of the top school systems in the state. A city with significant cultural, educational, and recreation opportunities, Lynchburg operates 12 parks, 24 playgrounds, eight community centers, an Olympic-size pool, 34 tennis courts, and 26 baseball diamonds. Recreational opportunities include:
  • Hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains or on the Appalachian Trail.
  • Swimming and boating on Smith Mountain Lake, one of the country's largest human-made bodies of water.
  • Skiing at nearby Wintergreen Resort.
  • Taking in a minor-league baseball game at the city-managed stadium.

Hospital Website: VCA Amherst Animal Hospital

Surrounding Area: Downtown Lynchburg

At VCA we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity, and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work.

As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health & Well-being
  • Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
  • 401k retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services
  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave

Professional Development
  • Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
  • WOOF University - offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
  • VCA Academy's Mentorship Program - participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
  • Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program

Additional Benefits
  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
  • 100% paid professional liability coverage
  • 100% paid life insurance
  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance
  • Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists


At VCA we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and do their best work.