Emergency Director Opportunity at Virginia Veterinary Centers – Fredericksburg!
Virginia Veterinary Centers, a leading emergency and critical care hospital in historic Fredericksburg, Virginia, is actively seeking a dedicated and experienced Emergency Director to join our dynamic team. Established in 2005, our hospital is at the forefront of providing cutting-edge Critical Care, Emergency, and Urgent Care services to the pets and families of Fredericksburg and the surrounding areas.
As the Emergency Director, you will play a pivotal role in partnering with our board certified Criticalist and leading our emergency veterinary team, ensuring the delivery of exceptional patient care. Our philosophy revolves around maintaining integrity, compassion, and unwavering commitment to our patients, clients, and the referring veterinary community. We value a collaborative team approach and prioritize ongoing education to stay at the forefront of emergency veterinary medicine.
Provide leadership and guidance to the emergency veterinary team
Oversee and manage emergency cases, ensuring the highest standard of care
Foster a positive and collaborative work environment
Implement and uphold hospital protocols and standards
Collaborate with other department heads and board certified Criticalist to enhance overall hospital performance
Actively participate in continued education and training programs
Collaboration with Specialized Centers: The Emergency Director will have the unique opportunity to collaborate with multiple specialists located just an hour away in Richmond. This collaborative partnership allows for seamless access to specialized services and consultations, enriching our ability to provide comprehensive care for complex cases. Working closely with specialists in areas such as Surgery, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, and Dentistry, the Emergency Director will contribute to a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, ensuring the best possible outcomes for our patients.
We offer a team-oriented and positive work environment, placing a strong emphasis on achieving a healthy work-life balance. Our competitive compensation package reflects our commitment to recognizing the value of your expertise, and we provide sustainable scheduling models to support your professional and personal well-being.
Fredericksburg, with its rich historical heritage, offers a vibrant community with diverse recreational opportunities. Nestled close to the Rappahannock River and the Blue Ridge Mountains, the city boasts multiple craft breweries, wineries, and distilleries. Washington, DC is just a short drive away for additional cultural experiences. Fredericksburg is also home to award-winning schools and the University of Mary Washington.
If you are a seasoned emergency veterinarian with a passion for leadership and a desire to contribute to a positive culture, we invite you to apply. Forward your resume/CV expressing your interest in the Emergency Director position to Sarah Harvey at firstname.lastname@example.org. Join us in making a difference in emergency veterinary care!
NVA Compassion-First is now Ethos Veterinary Health.
We are excited to announce Ethos Veterinary Health as our new name. Ethos is the new, industry-leading community of legacy Ethos Veterinary Health, Compassion-First Pet Hospitals, SAGE Veterinary Centers, and legacy NVA Specialty and Emergency hospitals. This powerful new community brings together a dynamic network of ~145 hospitals, an unmatched team of experts, cutting-edge technology, and an unwavering commitment to the advancement of the animal health profession and better patient outcomes.
Our commitments to the industry, the profession, our teammates, and our patients, will not change, and in fact will be stronger than ever, as we forge new ground as this new dynamic community.
Ethos Veterinary Health offers a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, vision, a 401k with employer match, and paid time off (including sick time) for all eligible employees. The team can provide more information about compensation and benefits for your specific location during the process. For positions based in Colorado, EVH provides eligible employees with paid sick and safe leave and public health emergency leave in accordance with the requirements of Colorado's Healthy Families and Workplaces Act.
Ethos Veterinary Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.
About Virginia Veterinary Centers - Fredericksburg
Ethos Veterinary Health (“Ethos”) consists of over 145 world-class specialty and emergency hospitals dedicated to advancing animal health and providing exceptional, compassionate care. With a network of over 2,000 specialty and emergency caregivers, Ethos brings together an integrated community of expertise and collaboration enabling continuous growth and learning. As one of the largest veterinary specialty networks, Ethos takes a scientific, evidence-based approach to lead the advancement of cutting-edge medicine to extend and improve the lives of pets. For more information, visit www.ethosvet.com. Ethos is the new, industry-leading community of legacy Ethos Veterinary Health, Compassion-First Pet Hospitals, SAGE Veterinary Centers, and NVA Specialty and Emergency hospitals.