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

Search NHS

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

Paramedic - Frome Valley Medical Centre

Up to 37.5 hours per week

Salary: up to £43,702 pro rata depending on experience

 

We are looking for a paramedic to join our practice team. Frome Valley Medical Centre is a friendly and supportive GP practice, providing a high standard of care to 14,500 patients.

 

The practice is part of a forward thinking PCN which consists of 5 practices, with a combined population of 65,000 patients. We are seeking a candidate who is already working as a paramedic at band 7 or higher who is looking for an opportunity to broaden their horizons, work more autonomously and take on greater clinical responsibility.

The successful candidate will need to be a qualified HCPC Paramedic with full UK Driving Licence. Some experience of the Primary Care Setting would be desirable but not essential.

Duties will include: Telephone & Face to Face consultations by running your own clinic in surgery, which may include minor ailments, paediatrics, medicines management and elderly care. You may also be required to attend home visits.

Your role will require you to participate in all aspects of patient care through knowledge gained from your training. As a paramedic based in primary care you will provide care for patients from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment, prescribing and evaluation of their care both at the surgery and within patients’ homes/place of residence.

 

Please read the job description and person specification to ensure you meet the requirements of this role. This role is part of the Primary Care Network’s Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme, and therefore will need to adhere to the paramedic role criteria and the associated training/approval roadmap.

 

The package includes: • Competitive salary, which is dependent upon experience and skills • NHS Pension Scheme Remuneration will be in line with qualifications, skills & experience.

 

The Practice is located in a semi-rural area on the outskirts of Bristol, easily accessible from Bristol and Bath, as well as the Cotswolds. We are based in a modern, pleasant building with good car parking facilities for both staff and patients.

 

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Jane Ferris on 01454 854929 or email jane.ferris@nhs.net). 

 

Informal visits welcome.

 

Closing date:  23rd January 2022

Job Description

Person Spec