An outstanding opportunity for an experienced, recently qualified or newly qualifying GP to join an established GP Training Practice in South Tyneside.
The team are very supportive and have been described as a work family who take an interest in each other's wellbeing. They are part of the 'better health at work scheme' and like to socialise outside work recently setting up a walk and talk group for anyone to attend.
Visible and sociable they offer plenty of opportunities for catch ups, where GPs come out of their rooms frequently with a daily shared break at 10.30am each morning.
You'll have just 14 patients contact per session, with a catch up slot after every 4/5 patients. Home visiting requirement for GPs is by exception and majority are dealt with by their Registrars. Duty day is capped and never borders on unsafe levels, the practice also offer an hour back in lieu to recognise the longer day when you work as the on call GP!
There is a monthly afternoon off site for teaching/training sessions covering a variety of topics.
The practice also pays CPD where you are trusted to do this in your own time from home.
Genuinely encouraging of special interests, with the ethos 'specialisms make for happier Doctors'! They have previously supported a number of GPs in gaining diplomas and would certainly replicate this for any GPs also looking to build a portfolio career.
Salary - £91,000
Location - Cleadon area
The surgery -
- Single site
- Established GP Training Practice
- Very passionate Partnership with keen focus on staff development
- Geared towards reducing GP workload
- New protocols removing GP involvement
- Registrars completing bulk of home visits
- Scanners and Read Coders diverting majority of incoming mail away from GPs
- Coffee break every morning
- Very encouraging of special interests - specialisms make for happier Doctors
Your role -
- Salaried GP
- 4-8 sessions
- 28 patients per day
- 14 in the AM
- 14 in the PM
- One Duty day per week where you will given 1 hour time in lieu for working a longer day when on call
- Start and finish times are very flexible
The benefits -
- BMA model contract
- Lovely village setting
- Indemnity covered
- 6 weeks annual leave
- 1 week study leave
- NHS pension
- TIER 2 Supporting with license already in place
- Up to £91,000
For further details on this exceptional role, please click the Apply Now button. If you can specify the best time to talk, please do; we will get in touch when it suits you best. You will then be contacted by one of our specialist consultants, who will provide you with further details about the role.
If you would like to talk ahead of sending us your CV, please give us a call on 0113 350 1308. Please note, any contact is in the strictest confidence and we will not send your details to any practice without your expressed consent to do so.
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