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Senior Clinical Practitioners (inclusive of Physician Associates)

Job Reference: J125-A-19-2060

Employer:
gtd healthcare
Department:
Tameside, Oldham and Manchester
Location:
Manchester
Salary:
£ 35,000-£50,000

There has never been a more exciting time to join us at gtd healthcare.

gtd healthcare is one of the largest primary care and urgent care providers in the North West England and has a long and strong track record in providing innovative healthcare services when and where they are needed. gtd healthcare is a not-for-profit provider providing care to a patient population of approximately 2.7 million.

We are actively recruiting for Senior Clinical Practitioners (inclusive of Physician Associates) to be a part of our dynamic team across Tameside, Oldham and Manchester. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a portfolio or specific service area as part of a large organisation, with a diverse and unique patient population. Potential opportunities to work with projects involving the homeless, LGBT and Primary Care Access Service along with existing services such as G.P primary care, walk in services, telephone triage and proactive home visiting.

Our Senior Clinical Practitioners use their skills to assess, diagnose, treat and provide advice, care and management for primary care and urgent care patients that present with diagnosed or undiagnosed undifferentiated illness. If you want to provide excellent patient care in an innovative environment, this is could be the role for you.

All Senior Clinical Practitioners will receive 4 hours protected leadership and development time per week pro rata, this is used to support career progression personal CPD, and organisational activities for example audit, service development, mentorship, and teaching to name a few.

Higher salaries within the KSF are obtainable with the following skills.

(Please see embedded competency framework within the JD.)

Non-medical prescribing

Clinical skills qualifications

Ability to flex within the services gtd offer

Working autonomously

Application of advanced clinical expertise

(Skills are assed yearly by appraisal)

We would love to hear from you if you think this is the role for you, but if you would like any further information please feel free to contact Andrea Handley Head of Clinical Services (andreahandley@nhs.net)

We can offer you the opportunity to do something you love, with the right support to access the roles you want, through clear career paths and best-in-class training and development. This is an environment where you have accountability for your career and are able to make a real contribution to the organisation and to our patients.

We are proud that our people say that gtd healthcare is a great place to work, with excellent packages and reward for achievement, no matter how small. The team is made up of committed, driven individuals who are passionate about ensuring that outstanding patient care is our highest priority. We understand that care to patients is provided by our people and happy staff help make happy patients. Therefore, we have developed gtd healthcare wellbeing, which offers a wide range of staff benefits, which encourage staff to want to work at gtd health care each day.

We offer a highly competitive salary and a generous flexible benefits package, including:
· 30 days annual leave, rising to 32 days after 5 years continuous service.
· NHS Pension Scheme
In addition, we are committed to offering on-going investment and support in professional development, creating a natural career path.

gtd healthcare is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of the community.
We are a great place to work!! And therefore, we get a high level of applications, please be aware that if you do not hear back from us within a week, we will not be pursuing your application at this time.

 




We put patients first – we understand that every person, every family and every community is unique; we always take the time to listen and we respond openly and honestly every time.

We look after our people – we understand that looking after our people helps them look after our patients. We have high expectations of our people and give them the training and support they need to perform exceptionally.

We give great quality care – we aim to meet the highest standards of excellence and safety all the time. If we can’t or don’t meet expectations we will honestly explain why not

We lead the way in transforming primary care – we use our experience and expertise to constructively challenge and suggest new and innovative ways of working, where we think this will improve health, healthcare and people’s experiences of it

We contribute to the wellbeing of our local communities – we aim to be more than a health care provider alone. We will look for opportunities to bring wider health benefits to the communities in which we work.

gtd healthcare is committed to providing equality of opportunity and applications will be considered on the basis of their suitability. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.
gtd healthcare is an NHS Pensions employing authority.



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