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4-6 Session Salaried GP (with view to Partnership) - Lawrence Hill Health Centre

4-6 Session Salaried GP (with view to Partnership) to be a valued addition to our 7 doctor team.

 

Lawrence Hill Health Centre is a vibrant inner-city practice based in a purpose-built modern building with a beautiful large garden. As a clinical team we are passionate about the care of our patients who come from diverse ethnic and social backgrounds and we work collaboratively to strive for tangible and lasting improvements to their health.

We pride ourselves on being a strongly supportive and friendly practice where everyone helps each other out. We understand the importance of maintaining a healthy work life balance and are supportive of flexible working patterns to suit your individual circumstances.  This positive environment allows for personal growth amongst the team where individual medical interests are encouraged and ensures a week that is as varied and interesting. We are passionate about reducing health inequality and work collaboratively with community partners to holistically improve the health of our local population. Bristol is well known for its creative and environmental impact and we fully embrace this culture at LHHC

A vacancy has been created by the retirement of one of our partners and we are now looking to recruit a salaried GP for 4-6 sessions per week, with a view to partnership. We can offer RCGP Fellowship mentoring to newly qualified GPs including paid CPD time. We are also happy to consider supporting a suitable candidate to the retainer scheme.

The role offers:

  • Flexible session times, appointment structure and days to suit you. School hours considered and annualised contracts.
  • Weekly supportive clinical meetings.
  • Training opportunities to further own interests or specialisms within the practice.
  • Potential to teach undergraduate medical students and F2/ST doctors in practice
  • Supervision/debrief sessions available for newly qualified GP’s or returning GP’s if desired.
  • Minimal administration – established document flow protocol, admin buddy system for absence.
  • Limited number of visits, all of which replace appointments within regular sessions.
  • No patient list for salaried GPs.
  • Payment of medical defence fees.

The Health Centre further offers:

  • Excellent, enthusiastic and competent nursing and support teams.
  • Strong green ethos - Lawrence Hill has achieved a Bronze green impact award.
  • Physician’s associate, podiatrist, dietician, full time health and well-being worker and Somali link worker all based within the practice.
  • Pharmacy team of 3 to deal with majority of prescription requests and queries.
  • Strong links with local social prescribing service with social prescriber working within the practice
  • Health and well-being PCN staff coach.
  • Responsibility for local care home.
  • Positive social purpose – commitment to reducing health inequalities in our patients.
  • Easy cycling and road links and a secure bike shed.

We would be delighted to welcome you to the practice for an informal visit.

For further information please contact Ewan Cameron, Practice Manager on 0117 9543067 or E-Mail Ewan.Cameron1@nhs.net