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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 09/10/2020.

Senior Clinical Practitioner

Job Reference: J125-A-20-2373

gtd healthcare
Indigo Gender Service
£35-£50k plus enhancements

Senior Clinical Practitioner (SCP) – Indigo Gender Services – 4-6 sessions per week.
Indigo Gender Service is currently looking to recruit a SCP to support the Greater Manchester Trans Gender Service - 2 year pilot.
Indigo Gender Service is a collaborative approach, setting the national standard for a pioneering, localised and person centred primary care led partnership that enables trans, non-binary and gender variant people to reach their full potential.

Your key role will be in supporting relevant medical and associated administrative duties in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of trans, non-binary and gender variant people. You will work closely with the G.P’s and other clinicians to deliver on the core responsibilities of the Greater Manchester trans health service specification. You will have relevant interest in the provision of gender identity healthcare within a primary care setting.

You will be motivated to undertake further self-directed learning including the RCP credential in gender identity healthcare to certificate or diploma level (NHSE funded) alongside gaining clinical experience of trans healthcare within the Multi-Disciplinary Team setting of Indigo Gender Service.

Indigo Gender Service is part of the gtd healthcare family. gtd healthcare is a values driven, not-for-profit provider of primary care, urgent care and out-of-hours dental services across North West England. Led by a Clinical Board, the organisation has been providing safe and high quality care to patients for more than 20 years. Importantly, we align ourselves with the NHS and we embrace the ethos of social enterprise, reinvesting surpluses generated back into our services.

The Indigo partnership involves close working with care navigators, speech and language therapists and psychologists from LGBT Foundation, and Nottingham Gender Dysphoria Clinic.
To create additional hour’s, portfolio opportunities can be explored which would involve further opportunities across the gtd footprint.

We particularly welcome applicants who identify as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME), trans and/or older (50+) as colleagues from these backgrounds are currently underrepresented in our organisation.

* Trans is an umbrella and inclusive term used to describe people whose gender identity differs in some way from that which they were assigned at birth; including non-binary people, people who cross dress, and those who partially or incompletely identify with their sex assigned at birth.

For more information please contact Luke Wookey, Clinical Director on for an informal chat.

Closing Date – 9th October 2020
Interview Date - 22nd October 2020

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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