General Practitioner - North East Essex OOH

Care UK
North East Essex
Competitive with benefits
30 Aug 2017
30 Sep 2017
Salaried GP
NHS, Out of Hours

Job Summary

Working in an Out of Hours environment is both challenging and rewarding; it would suit a GP who has a flexible approach and patient centric mind set. This is an opportunity to develop your career portfolio. Care UK can provide flexible shifts to fit with your needs and lifestyle with a competitive package
As a member of the Multi-Disciplinary Team, the post holder will provide clinical assessment and diagnosis to patients and make timely decisions regarding future management. You will also provide a motivation and professional development to other healthcare staff, patients and carers whilst having active involvement in Clinical Governance.

Responsible To

Service Manager

Key Responsibilities

Duties will include:
Undertaking telephone triage and face to face assessments via an appointment booking system. Working with the management team, together with other members of staff, to maximise effective and efficient delivery of care to patients. When needs require you will work within a Primary Care setting during a session.
• Carrying out home visits.
• Ability to perform telephone triage, home visits & Primary Care Centre F2F assessments

Skills & Experience

To be successful in the this role you will :-
• Experience of working as a General Practitioner
• Willingness to provide mentoring and support to all other Clinicians where appropriate.
• Evidence of continuing professional development
• Case management experience
• Supporting and leading innovation
• Timely record keeping.
• Excellent communication and listening skills both over the phone and face to face
• Inclusion in the GMC Register
• On a CCG Medical Performance List
• Evidence of continuing professional development
• An up to date understanding of modern primary care and its delivery out of hours

We offer flexibility with the sessions you undertake, however we are looking in particular to cover the following times;

• Every other Thursday Clacton overnight GP shift (weeks 2 & 4)
• Friday ANP 2000-2359
• ANP Colchester Base Shifts on Saturday & Sunday 0800-1659
• Saturday ANP Colchester overnight
• ANP Clacton Base 1930-2359 Monday, Thursday & Friday


• MBChB.
• Current Resuscitation certificate
• Experience of Medical, Surgical, A&E, Mental Health and Paediatrics
• Current HEP B immunity certificate
• Full membership of a medical indemnity organisation

Additional Information

Care UK is the largest independent provider of urgent care services in England incorporating out of hours, single point of access and referral management. We deliver excellent, high value patient care on behalf of the NHS for over eight million patients across England.

We are currently recruiting for a General Practitioner to join our team at the Out of Hours service in North East Essex Out Of Hours

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Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a CRB check.
At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.
Applicants must have the right to work in the EU

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