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Salaried GP with a view to partnership - 4-8 sessions - Green Valleys Health

We are seeking a Salaried GP with a view to partnership- NE Bristol (Emersons Green and Leap Valley Surgery) for 4-8 sessions

We are looking to recruit a salaried GP with an opportunity to join our partnership in 12-24 months as part of our succession planning. This role would be eligible for the NHS “New to Partnership Payment Scheme” which provides £20000 to support establishment as a new partner.

We also realise partnership may not be for everyone and would gladly welcome applications from those who wish to apply as salaried GPs. There is potential to develop leadership roles within our organisation with additional responsibilities which would also attract a higher level of remuneration.

We welcome applications from newly qualified GPs. We have in house mentorship scheme but also actively encourage and support those who wish to participate in the General Practice Fellowship programme. This scheme provides funded CPD and mentorship over a two-year programme of support, available to all newly-qualified GPs working substantively in general practice.

What sets up apart?

15-minute appointments as standard

No “on-call” sessions – on the day demand managed by care navigation model, no mammoth on-call lists

Dedicated remote working – 1 session per week

Mentorship – regular reviews and mentorship with a senior GP

Protected learning time and twice monthly in house education sessions

Very low home visiting rate

Well established use of Accurx and video calls

Daily 30 minute “coffee time” – dedicated and well attended daily meeting for clinicians to catch up or ask clinical questions

About us:

Green Valleys Health: 2 successful well-established GP practices, across 3 sites

List size, currently approx. 21,000. (combined across the sites)

Training practice also working with nursing students

Dedicated on-site PCN pharmacist on-site (soon to be full time)

Dedicated drug worker

Health visitors on site

Unique clinical service model to ensure best patient care whilst allowing clinicians to work ‘smarter not harder’

Participating in the community pharmacy consultation service – minor illness presentations are directed by reception to pharmacy appointments without GP input

On-site first contact physiotherapist dealing with a proportion of MSK workload

Experienced Nurse Practitioner team across all sites managing urgent care and minor illness

Excellent admin support to maximise efficiency and reduce GP workload.

Innovative service provision, with roles in CCG and OneCare

High QOF achievement

Experienced GP Partners (each with own special interest areas) offering support and mentor ship, to encourage personal development and develop special interest areas.

No weekend work, minimal extended hours.

Modern, purpose-built surgeries with onsite parking.

EMIS/Docman/ ICE used extensively-paper light practice, with e-prescribing.

Weekly MDT meeting with locality team.

Your role:

Full and part-time posts available.

Sessions and start dates negotiable

Defined, structured surgery consults only-protected time for admin.

Manageable workload.

Flexible working considered.

Excellent team support with daily informal catch-ups.

Well-equipped consulting rooms.

The benefits:

Model BMA contract.

Indemnity fees included

Competitive financial package, dependent on experience.

Excellent location close to local amenities.

Minutes from nearby motorways (M4,M5) and Bristol ring road.

Easy access to vibrant central Bristol and Bath.”


For more information or to arrange an informal chat please contact Executive manager Trevor Davison on


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