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Salaried GP

Job Reference: J180-A-18-257706

Central Advertising - General Practitioners
Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.

We are looking to recruit a committed, enthusiastic, self-motivated Salaried GP or Long Term Locumto join our friendly small team.Sessions per week would be 5, working Monday afternoon, All Day Tuesday and All Day Wednesday. Also flexible for covering annual leave.

Ideally we would like you to start in the first quarter of the new-year. However, we would wait for the right person to join our team; salaried, long term locum or partnership will all be considered. Applications from newly qualified GPs are also welcomed.

Why should you want to join us?

We are a very happy, innovative team with 1 partner GP, 1 Long Term Locum, 2 Practice Nurses, 1 HCA and receptionist/administration team who work well together and are supportive of each other along with a Supportive Practice Manager. We have Approx. 2,500 patients

We are proud of our team ethos.

  • Supported by an excellent GP and Practice Manager and team of staff who are hard-working, knowledgeable, approachable and who provide us with plenty of tea, coffee and friendly banter to keep us going throughout the day.

  • The practice is well established and moved to new premises in 2015, we strive to deliver high standards of care for our patients.

  • We cover a normal clinic each day along with urgent same day appts, home visits and telephone calls.

  • Single site practice owned premises which used to be an old bank but has been modernised.

  • Fully computerised (EMIS) adapted to maximise efficiency

  • Minor surgery services are offered.

  • Mentorship for other health care professionals including practice nurses.

  • Supervision of medical students from Manchester University.

  • Salary is in line with the BMA and Medical Defence Fees paid

The practice area

The practice is based in Thornton-Cleveleys, an historic area which was named in the doomsday book in 1086. It has several restaurants, cafes and shops in the area. Little Thornton Theatre is across the road which has a lot of events. There are many lovely rural villages in the surrounding area, although being in a semi urban setting we are close to Manchester and Preston for shopping and entertainment. We also have easy access to the lake-district and the Wyre’s sweeping and incredibly diverse coastline good for walking. There is excellent schooling in the area. There is a wide variety of reasonably priced housing from modern spacious to charming and rustic depending if you choose to live rural or urban. All in all we are convinced we have something for everyone in our area, whether it is walking, climbing, boating and fishing, visiting historical places, good food, good entertainment or a little retail therapy nearby!

Salary is negotiable and will be in line with the BMA Contract.

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.

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Applications from job seekers who require 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 Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department 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.

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