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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/03/2022.

Advance Clinical Practitioner - Preston and Chorley

Job Reference: J125-A-21-2726

gtd healthcare
Urgent Care
Preston Urgent Care Centre/Chorley Urgent Care Centre

Advanced Clinical Practitioner Urgent Care

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

gtdhealthcare is seeking to improve the way people receive urgent and primary care, advice and treatment and are looking to recruit advanced clinical practitioners (ACP) to work within our Integrated Urgent Care centres within the Preston and Chorley locality. The role is deemed a key asset in ensuring patients are seen as quickly and safely as possible, in the right place and at the right time.

Our Integrated Urgent Treatment centres strive to make a real difference to the health and wellbeing of the patients of Preston and Chorley and surrounding communities and you could be a key part in improving the patient journey for that population.

You will be provided an opportunity to work within a service that will contribute towards transforming how the local population accesses their healthcare. Furthermore, you will have a key role in the delivery of excellent clinical care and be a key member of the senior clinical team, identifying opportunities to innovate and work differently to meet the demands of the changing healthcare environment.

This is an excellent prospect to workalongside ateam who hasa real commitment to continuous improvement, shared learning and best practice, while being passionate aboutproviding patients with the highest possible quality care.

As an ACP working in the IUTCs you will be:

- Skilled in the delivery of urgent and primary care services in both minor illness and injury.

- Involved in the development of our services

- Be part of a dynamic team of clinicians and co-ordinators

- Support a range of patient services such as DVT clinic and virtual ward services

We would love to hear from you if you think this is the next role for you, please feel free to contact Head of Locality or Urgent Care Clinical Lead

What are we looking for?

  • Registered professionals with a MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice or working towards RCN Credentialing
  • Flexibility in working patterns to fulfil unexpected clinical requirements.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • V300 non-medical prescribing qualification (if you are about to embark on NMP training or currently undertaking NMP training we would still like to hear from you)

• Effective communication skills both on the phone, video and face to face

• Experience of working as part of a fast paced team

• Proven level of accuracy and attention to detail

• Desire to improve and initiate new services for patients

What can we offer?

We can offer you the opportunity to do something you love, with the right support to access the roles you want, through clear career pathways and best-in-class training and development.

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.

Benefits package

As an employee of gtd healthcare, you’ll be able to take advantage of our benefits package, including:

  • working for a values-driven organisation;
  • competitive salaries;
  • access to Wagestream, which provides flexible and on-demand access to stream your pay during the month, in real-time, when picking-up extra shifts;
  • 30 days annual leave, rising to 32 after five years of continuous service;
  • flexible pension benefits including NHS pension scheme;
  • flexible working hours and policies;
  • family friendly and carer policies;
  • opportunities to apply for innovation and quality awards;
  • access to gtd healthcare’s wellbeing initiatives, which offer a wide range of tools and resources;
  • gtd healthcare social and fun activities;
  • cycle to work scheme;
  • option to buy and sell annual leave;
  • NHS staff discounts e.g. Blue Light Card, Health Service Discounts.


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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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