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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/10/2021.

Advanced Clinical Practitioner -Elmwood Medical Centre

Job Reference: J125-A-21-2904

gtd healthcare
Primary Care
£45,450 - £60,600

gtd healthcare is looking for an Advanced Clinical Practitioner to work at Elmwood Medical Centre in Buxton on a permanent contract with either a full time or part time position considered between the core practice hours of 8am - 6.30pm. Flexible working considered along with option of portfolio working which can attract additional enhancements to salary for out of hours working. Remote working considered for some aspects of role.

The job will involve working alongside a multidisciplinary team, including GPs, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Pharmacist and Nurses to provide care and treatment to patients with either long term conditions, acute illness or undiagnosed undifferentiated diagnosis.

The post holder will be supported by the Clinical Lead and have regular 121's and appraisals with the Primary care Matron and practice manager.

You will be involved in Practice & clinical meetings and have the ability to influence change and improve care for patients as well as the opportunity to lead on specific clinical based projects within the Practice team.

The role involves a generous CPD entitlement to ensure development in Practice and also the opportunity for portfolio work.

Elmwood Medical Centre is situated in the picturesque town of Buxton in the High Peak within a comfortable 45 minute commute from Cheshire, Stockport, Tameside & Glossop and high peak areas and within 60 minute commute from Manchester and Sheffield areas.

The practice is located opposite the beautiful Pavilion Gardens and offers free on-site staff parking.

Elmwood Medical Centre has over 8000 patients and is part of the High Peak PCN which consists of 8 Practices working together to provide services to over 60,000 patients across the area. Through the PCN the Practice has access to clinical pharmacists and social prescribers with mental health support workers hopefully coming on board in the near future.

The Practice is part of the larger gtd healthcare organisation which supports the Practice to provide high quality services to its patients. 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.
Currently, we deliver healthcare services to 2.4 million patients via GP practices for registered patients, walk-in centres, urgent care centres, clinical triage, acute home visiting and Alternative to Transfer services.

To discuss the role further please contact Senior Operations Manager Gemma Bardsley and Naomi Mellor, non-medical clinical lead via email on for an informal chat at the practice or over teams.

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
• Protected time for appraisals & essential training
• Clinical leadership & development opportunities
• Portfolio working across primary care and extended services to allow for flexible working and compressed hours.

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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