Careers in General Practice in Bristol,
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Careers in General Practice in Bristol, North Somerset & South Gloucestershire

Fixed-Term maternity cover role – West Walk Surgery

  • Type: Fixed Term
  • Role type: GPs
  • Location: South Gloucestershire
  • Practice(s): West Walk Surgery

We are looking for an enthusiastic Fixed-Term GP to join our friendly, well organised and supportive practice for a post that will run until the end of April 2023, to cover maternity leave.

  • 10-minute telephone consultations; 15-minute F2F appointments
  • BMA Model contract terms
  • Future partnership opportunities
  • 14,000 patients with good mix of young families
  • 11 doctors, Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Pharmacist, Mental Health Nurse, Physio, Paramedic, Physicians Associate
  • Low home visit rate
  • Daily meeting to catch up and discuss challenging cases; weekly clinical team meeting to share updates; 6-weekly clinical governance meetings
  • Training practice with regular F2s and GP registrars, and Core Teaching practice
  • If desired, option to take on regular Care Home role, chronic disease area and/or teach undergraduate medical students
  • Located in the centre of an expanding town 10 miles north of Bristol, convenient for all amenities with onsite free parking
  • Very Research Active: high recruiting practice and currently involved in 12 studies
  • Large purpose built premises with X-ray department and physios on site, and a small branch surgery in Coalpit Heath
  • EMIS Web
  • Indemnity wraparound paid, six weeks annual leave pro rata
  • Competitive salary package, details available on request.

Applications are welcomed from newly qualified as well as experienced GP’s.  

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the Practice Manager, Vicky Hawkins on 01454 272252 or email or Dr Sam Davies at Sam.davies4@nhs.netWebsite:

Application letters with accompanying CV can be emailed to Vicky at the above email address or West Walk Surgery, 21 West Walk, West Gate Centre, Yate BS37 4AX

Closing date: 7th June 2022