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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/04/2020.

Salaried General Practitioner

Job Reference: J180-A-20-376993

Central Advertising - General Practitioners
£72000-76000 per annum

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.

Norwood Surgery require a full time salaried GP

A competitive salary within a high earning GP practice in the popular seaside town of Southport. Within easy travel distance of Liverpool, Manchester and stunning rural areas such as the Lake District and Pennines.The practice currently consists of 4 partners, 3 salaried GPs, 3 nurses and supportive admin/reception team caring for a list size of 10,000 patients. Norwood embraces forward thinking GPs and within our team we have a number of different specialist interests from dermatology, orthopaedics, gender dysphoria, palliative care, diabetes and respiratory.

As a whole the practice has received several accolades including the BMJ Awards Finals for our work in obesity and diabetes. We were finalists for the General Practice Awards GP team of the year in 2018 after collecting this prize in 2013 and last year we collected the regional prize for the RCGP Mersey Faculty Primary Eco Award 2019.

 This job would be perfect for GPs who enjoy social prescribing and lifestyle medicine as we are currently one of the leading practices within our region and utilise lifestyle medicine within our day to day consultations to promote a holistic wellbeing for our patients.

We are a training practice with places for three registrars and which offer high levels of support and training in any areas of development for GP registrars and indeed all staff. The friendly and supportive atmosphere within Norwood is enhanced by daily coffee time where interesting or challenging cases can be discussed for group feedback or you can just enjoy a social discussion to unwind from the morning clinic.

 The post-holder will manage a caseload and deal with a wide range of health needs in a primary care setting, ensuring the highest standards of care for all registered and temporary patients.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

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