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Paramedic 1 x 30 hour Post - Downend Health Group, Bristol

Paramedic Vacancy - Downend Health Group, Bristol – 1 x 30 hour Posts

Salary – will be linked to experience


Do you want to work in a practice environment that offers…..

  • A very experienced paramedic and urgent care team, which will allow motivated candidates to learn and develop into autonomous clinicians within their area of expertise
  • Provision of Paramedic led same-day urgent care/minor illness clinics
  • Supportive GP team working from an on-site clinical hub, including easy access to GPs to support management decisions/patient reviews as needed
  • An emerging Paramedic/GP combined home visiting service with future plans to develop
  • Nurses and clinical pharmacists supporting chronic disease management
  • Care coordinating team supporting continuation and complex care
  • A first contact physiotherapy service
  • Support for the first contact Paramedic Practitioner roadmap and development of portfolios
  • 1 week study leave granted pro rata
  • Prescriptions supported by clinical pharmacists and medicines management team
  • Frailty, palliative and safeguarding MDTs
  • Timetabled clinical meetings, and regular urgent care team meetings being developed
  • Support from a positive and enthusiastic practice team
  • 15-minute telephone, face to face and e-consult (online consultations) appointments
  • Timetabled daily coffee break in line with other Paramedics, morning and afternoon
  • Large training practice supporting medical students, foundation doctors and GP trainees
  • A leafy suburb, situated between two parks
  • Two great purpose built surgeries a short walk apart
  • Practice plays an active role in local PCN, including running a successful Vaccination Centre

If you are positive and enthusiastic, we would love to hear from you, please contact:

Either: Karen Hayward

Or: Chris Lear, GP Partner lead for Paramedic Team

Informal visits are particularly welcomed

Closing Date: 23rd January 2022

Interview Date: TBC

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