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GP Associate Partner - Mendip Vale Medical Group

The team at Mendip Vale Medical Group (MVMG) delivers a Partner led service across North Somerset and Bristol. Serving around 60,000 patients across 7 sites we have a high calibre workforce delivering innovative care. Having now expanded with a further site at Helios in Bristol we are seeking exceptional clinicians to join our growing team.

As a step between a salaried and full Partner the Associate Partner role enables you to further develop and enhance your skills, taking on additional responsibilities that are rewarded with enhanced payment and time. We are a high-achieving and well-organised practice; we embrace a Multi-Disciplinary Team approach to care provision with advanced practitioners, clinical pharmacists, physiotherapists, pharmacy technicians and social prescribers all working together to give our patients seamless, safe and effective care.

MVMG were one of the first in the area to put Clinical Pharmacists into General Practice; offer a nurse led coil service; run an advanced practitioner led model of care for our nursing and residential homes and use an MDT approach for urgent care. This approach sees our acute practitioners undertaking the majority of on the day visits.

Changes made from merging and working more effectively have enabled us to make investment into our buildings. The Langford site is an impressive modern facility, purpose built in 2013, with great parking and equipment. The St Georges site is a wonderful 2012 purpose built surgery with all the facilities to make your working environment enjoyable. Sunnyside Surgery is well placed in Clevedon with an attached pharmacy, serving patients living in Clevedon and the surrounding villages We have just refurbished our Yatton surgery and are extending our Monks Park site with the latest design fit for the provision of modern health care, making our estate one of the newest and brightest in the south west.

MVMG is a thriving GMS practice with very high QOF achievement and will see income of around £10 million for the current financial year. Sessional funding for research; Occupational Health services; training; providing medical cover for sporting teams; roles in Commissioning; PCN Clinical Directorship; Locality Leads and Dermatology GPwSI are just some of the activities our 50 GPs are involved in. We can offer you a highly competitive package to suit you and your lifestyle. Protected learning, flexible working, Partner mentoring and the opportunity to develop a specialist interest are just a few of the benefits joining us will offer.

For further information please contact David Clark, Managing Partner on 01934 854724 or email

Job Description & Person Spec

We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications. Unfortunately only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Candidates with a disability that meet the minimum criteria will be guaranteed an interview. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks will be required for new employees; any offers of Partnership are subject to satisfactory references and DBS checks. Failure to disclose any relevant information during your application may mean that we withdraw any offer or terminate your Partnership with us. Closing date 14th June 2021. We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community