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

Job Reference: 050-EA314-1021

Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
GP Out of Hours - East
Deeside Community Hospital/Wrexham ALAC, Wrexham - Flintshire
£18,576 - £19,918 per annum pro rata

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.

North Wales GP Out of Hours East Division would like to invite applications for part-time Drivers, to work from both bases in Wrexham or Deeside Community Hospital as required. There will be an expectation of applicants to be able to work a minimum of 10 hours per week/43.45 hours per month with shifts covering evenings, weekends, overnights and bank holidays.

The role will involve:
1.To safely transport General Practitioners and Nurse Practitioners to home based patients and assist as necessary with treatment centre consultations
2. When mobile to receive calls from the call centre and pass appropriate accurate information (clinical and non-clinical) to the GP
3. To ensure that the car is safe and contains equipment and drug boxes for use on home visits
4.To support other members of the Out of Hours team and clinicians undertaking various duties including call handling when not engaged in driving to ensure the smooth running of the service
5. The requirement is for drivers to cover the rota for nights, weekend evenings and Bank Holidays; with an ability to provide cover for the remainder of the weekend days and weekday evenings. Shift length varies from 4.75 to 8 hours.

Full training will be provided.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Rebecca Griffiths - GP Out of Hours East

Telephone: 03000 859032




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