Lead General Practitioner - Brighton Station Healthcare Centre
Step into Medical Leadership with Care UK
Care UK is building on its extensive experience in Primary Care. We are currently designing and making plans to deliver a completely unique and new model of care for general practice. Working with a leading Pharmacy Partner, the model aims to provide an enhanced general practice service to NHS patients through the use of technology, remote care and local clinical services.
This new way of delivering general practice services in the UK will utilise Care UK’s extensive clinical contact centre capability as well as optimising patient experience and service quality through comprehensive online capability. Patients will have online digital access to appointments and symptom checkers which automatically integrate into their health accounts.
We are now recruiting for a Lead GP to have clinical lead responsiblilty for our Brighton Sites, delivering our new model of care, contributing to the development of the new design and to work across high QOF achieving GP Practices and Walk-In-Centre, at the heart of Brighton.
Run by Care UK, this is a family-friendly NHS doctor’s surgery providing the community of Brighton and Hove with treatment and advice for a range of minor illnesses and injuries, long term conditions and sexual health concerns. We also provide the usual range of primary care services including immunisations, minor surgery and women’s health. The service is open every day of the week from 8am-8pm, including Bank Holidays.
About the Role
This unique role presents an excellent opportunity for a qualified GP who would like to test themselves in management, working within a new and innovative cutting edge model. As part of Care UK, we can provide you with the support and the tools to grow into the role and offer you the chance to develop and diversify your career.
As the Lead GP, you will be responsible for supporting the Lead Nurse and Service Manager, by leading in clinical effectiveness activities and supporting the individual GPs within the Service.
You will provide a specialist resource to the service for implementing quality improvements and service redesign where needed.
In addition, you will be responsible for identifying and championing best practice, through benchmarking, evidence based practice and implementation of clinical guidelines.
To meet the criteria for consideration, you must be a practicing General Practitioner and hold the following;
•Inclusion in the GMC Register.
•On a CCG Medical Performers List.
The job is a permanent full time or part time opportunity. This comes with a generous salary of £110,000 per annum (pro rata if part-time), with additional reimbursement of indemnity costs and other benefits.
Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.
At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.
Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.
If you'd like to learn more, arrange an informal visit to the service or have any questions please contact Ben Averill on 07435974918 or email firstname.lastname@example.org