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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/02/2020.

Deputy Clinical Manager

Job Reference: J314-A-20-0456

Partnering Health
Lymington, Hampshire
44,000 - £47,000

Are you interested in developing in your role as a Clinical Leader? Would you like the chance to support an experienced clinical team providing management, leadership and identify opportunities to implement quality initiatives? We are looking for a Deputy Clinical Manager & Advanced Clinical Practitioner to work alongside the current Clinical Manager and Service Manager at Lymington Urgent Treatment Centre.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, caring applicant to become part of our friendly and fun team in the lovely facilities at the Urgent Treatment Centre at Lymington Hospital. This is an exciting opportunity to come and work in a busy, dynamic environment where the focus is on teamwork providing excellent and efficient care to our local community by offering an alternative health care choice and reducing pressures on local Emergency departments.

The Urgent Treatment Centre has approximately 20,000 attendances a year, both adults and children, and we are proud of the service that we provide to our local community.

The successful applicant should have some experience working as an autonomous practitioner either in the Emergency Department or an urgent care setting and ideally Primary Care experience, but other applicants may be considered on experience. They will be motivated to inspire, motivate and lead a clinical team. The role will be ideal for gaining clinical management and leadership experience but training and support will be given.

Partnering Health Group (PHL) are an established and expanding healthcare organisation responsible for providing a variety of urgent and primary health care services across Hampshire and are delighted to be providing the UTC in Lymington Hospital. The New Forest is a beautiful setting in which to provide high quality, safe services which improve the health, wellbeing and independence of the people we care for. We deliver these services to our community so you will feel a real sense of achievement and that your work makes a difference to local people’s lives.

If you are committed to providing high quality patient care, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, please contact Charlotte Bye Clinical Manager on 01590 663101 or Gemma Bond on 07384 110180 to talk about the opportunities and come for a visit.

We provide an attractive rate of pay dependent upon experience and would want this individual to work evenings and weekends which attracts enhanced rates of pay


  • Registered with NMC or HCPC
  • Experience working in a primary care and /or urgent care setting
  • At least five years post qualified clinical experience
  • At or working towards Masters qualification / or equivalent experience demonstrating advanced clinical practice
  • Leadership and management experience in a clinical setting
  • You must be competent at taking a clinical history, excluding red flags and able to undertake a physical examination of the patient for patients presenting with undifferentiated conditions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – both written and verbal (Particularly listening skills)
  • Clear understanding of professional responsibility and accountability.
  • Good organisational skills and ability to manage and prioritise own workload
  • Good clinical skills in assessment, diagnosis and management of acute Primary care presentations of minor illness and injury
  • Be able to clear an enhanced DBS check
  • Must be authorised to work in the EEC


  • A&E, Urgent Care Setting experience
  • Qualified non medical prescriber.
  • Minor illness & Minor Injury qualification or similar
  • Interpretation of lab results training
  • IRMER trained
  • Teaching and/or Mentorship qualification
  • Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Leadership and Management qualification
  • Leadership and Management experience


We are committed to equality and diversity in both the provision of our services and how we recruit and manage our employees. Applications are encouraged from everyone with the necessary attributes for the job, irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity.

We strongly encourage candidates to read all available information to support their application, please use the application form to demonstrate that you meet the requirements laid out in the job description and person specification.

This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. If you intend to apply you are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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