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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/11/2020.

Salaried GP

Job Reference: 050-SALGP-WEST-0220-D

Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
General Practice
Canolfan Goffa Ffestiniog, Blaenau Ffestiniog
£60,257 - £90,928

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site

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Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

General Practitioners - Do you want to be part of a team which is passionate about delivering high quality care to its rural community?

The practice based in a purpose built building which houses the practice, health services and social services on site. Canolfan Goffa Ffestiniog is based in Blaenau Ffestiniog and offers its GPs a flexible approach to work patterns with full, part or portfolio contacts, and is focused on delivering high quality care within its multi professional team.

The Surgery: Canolfan Goffa Ffestiniog is focused on delivering care in a Multi-Disciplinary team approach including Nurses, Physiotherapists and Pharmacists to support this approach to patient care.

  • We believe in trust and team work, to deliver excellent care to our Patients.
  • We are a Health Board Managed Practice, with a list size of 5000 patients

The Role: We’re looking for a number of GPs to join the team. The pay range we’re offering is £60,257 - £90,928 per annum.

  • We offer a generous relocation package of up to £8k.
  • We are able to be flexible on your contract with full, part or portfolio contacts available.
  • Generous annual leave allowance of 30 days +10 bank holidays.
  • Opportunity to work from home


  • Full GMC Registration.
  • Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in General Practice / Certificate Confirming Eligibility for General Practice Registration (CEGPR), or equivalent.
  • Included on a Medical Performers List or eligible.
  • Evidence of continuous professional development.


  • Undertake all normal duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working in Primary Care.

The Location: Canolfan Goffa Ffestiniog is based in Blaenau Ffestiniog, in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park (North Wales). We think it’s a great place to live and work because, of its amazing location and views, due to its rich mining history and it is easy accessible by car to Betws y coed (20mins) and Conwy (40mins).

There is a huge range of places you can live, either in the Rural town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, or if you did not want to live quite as rural, Conwy and Colwyn bay are around a 40min drive away.

This family friendly town is in an easy driving distance to number of great state and independent schools, a college that offers a huge variety of courses at varying levels, and we even have a University nearby (Bangor).

Why Should You Apply?

  • The practice is passionate about delivering a multi-disciplinary, and multi service approach to patient care.
  • Opportunity to be involved in developing the services provided in Managed Practices.
  • Flexible working hours, with full or part time applications welcomed.
  • Opportunity to work from home.
  • Based in a modern, purpose built premises.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information or to arrange an informal no-obligation visit (in confidence) please contact:

Dr Bethan Jones, Area Medical Director-West on 01286 674240 or e-mail

Wyn Thomas, Assistant Area Director Primary Care - West on 01286 674243 or email

Keith Amos, Head of Service for Managed Practices (West) on 03000 852327 or email



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