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Here you can find GP and nurse vacancies in local GP member practices.  This page is regularly updated with new vacancies every week.


 

Practice Nurse (part time) – Eye Health Centre

Eye Health Centre is a forward thinking, friendly 3 Partner rural GP practice with a list size of 6,000. We are a high QOF achiever and have been rated as good by the CQC.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and self-motivated Practice Nurse to join our busy and dynamic nursing team. We deliver high quality care to our patients and will have a part-time vacancy from September 2017 for 24 hours per week spread across 3 days. 

Main Duties:

  • Over 75 annual health checks and home visits
  • Chronic disease checks and general treatment room work 
  • Injections and dressings
  • Child immunisations and travel vaccinations
  • Cervical screening, pill checks and health promotion
  • Infection Control  

Previous experience in all areas is desirable, although additional training will be offered as needed.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • RGN qualification, current NMC registration and basic IT skills are essential
  • Knowledge of SystmOne would be an advantage, but not essential 

Benefits:

  • Salary dependent upon experience
  • NHS Pension
  • 27 days annual leave

Please apply in writing with your CV to Julie Ashley, Practice Manager, Eye Health Centre, Castleton Way, Eye, Suffolk IP23 7DD

Closing date for applications: Friday 9 June 2017



 

General Practitioner - Haven Health Surgery, Felixstowe

www.havenhealth.nhs.uk
Please contact: alasdairmcewan@nhs.net
Tel. 01394 694 860
8 Sessions per week (negotiable)
Salary: £9k-£10k per session p.a. (according to skills and experience) + benefits
PMS Practice 7500 list size

Come and work for a practice that is helping to shape the future of primary care. We are one of the founding practices in the Suffolk Primary Care group and are at the forefront of innovative and collaborative practice in Felixstowe, with our Domiciliary and On the Day Care teams, as well as pioneering    workflow reduction initiatives.

Your patient contacts would be via booked appointments and telephone triage with one day a week of Duty Dr responsibility and intermittent afternoon sessions with the On the Day Team at Felixstowe Minor Injuries unit.

Supported by a highly skilled admin & reception team, Practice Paramedics, Health Care Practitioners, Nurses and fellow GPs you will  be working in a close knit, supportive and friendly environment in which we put a premium on clinical cohesiveness and team work.

You are welcome to visit or get in touch for a chat.

Application is by CV to the email address above. Closing date: 31 May 2017.



 

Salaried GP – Suffolk Primary Care

Location:  Howard House Surgery, Felixstowe

We are looking to recruit a salaried GP for 6-8 sessions a week (including one day on-call).  Howard House is a long-established, friendly GMS practice with 6 part-time GPs, a strong nursing team and excellent management/administrative support.  We have a growing list of over 7,400 patients working from spacious, purpose-built premises located close to Felixstowe town centre and seafront.  We are a teaching practice (Registrars, F2s and UEA Students) and have been successfully operating a same-day appointment system for more than 3 years.

Embracing the growing need to collaborate, Howard House joined 10 other Suffolk GP practices in forming Suffolk Primary Care on 1 April 2017 and we are also working with other Felixstowe Practices delivering patient care in new and innovative ways.  We have a strong local reputation and in January 2016 received a ‘Good’ rating from CQC in all 5 inspection areas.  We use SystmOne and consistently achieve a high QOF score.

The successful candidate will be welcomed into our friendly team, receive a competitive salary in line with experience, 6 weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) + bank holidays and 1 week study leave.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity and/or visit us informally, please contact Vanda Clarke (Practice Manager) on 01394 282706.  If you wish to apply please request an application form which should then be submitted to Vanda Clarke at Howard House Surgery, 31 Orwell Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7DD.  We look forward to hearing from you.


 

Advanced Nurse Practitioner – Suffolk Primary Care

Location:  Howard House Surgery, Felixstowe

We are looking to recruit a friendly, efficient and conscientious Advanced Nurse Practitioner for 24 hours/week to join our forward thinking team.  The successful candidate will be confident working autonomously in assessing, diagnosing and treating patients within a general practice setting.

Embracing the growing need to collaborate, Howard House joined 10 other Suffolk GP practices in forming Suffolk Primary Care on 1 April 2017 and we are also working with other Felixstowe Practices delivering patient care in new and innovative ways.  We have a growing list of 7400 patients, purpose built premises and a strong local reputation.  In January 2016 we received a ‘Good’ rating from CQC in all 5 inspection areas.  We use SystmOne and consistently achieve a high QOF score.

The successful candidate will be welcomed into a strong nursing team, receive a competitive salary in line with experience and receive 6 weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) + bank holidays.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity and/or visit us informally, please contact Vanda Clarke (Practice Manager) on 01394 282706.  If you wish to apply please request an application form which should then be submitted to Vanda Clarke at Howard House Surgery, 31 Orwell Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7DD.

Closing Date:  Friday 9 June 2017




 

Practice Nurse (25 hours per week) - Debenham Group Practice (Debenham, Otley & Grundisburgh)

Are you an experienced Nurse looking for a new challenge? 

Then why not come and join the clinical team at the Debenham Group Practice, part of Suffolk Primary Care. 

We pride ourselves on being innovative and adaptable, especially in today’s challenging climate and are currently looking for someone to join our experienced and dynamic clinical team. General Practice nursing experience is preferred, although full training will be provided if required. The successful candidate will be required to undertake sickness and holiday cover in addition to their contracted hours. The job offers an exciting opportunity to work in a friendly rural practice.

More information: Job Description and Person Specification

To apply, please send a covering letter and your CV to:
Email: gail.sherman@nhs.net
Post: Gail Sherman, Operations Manager, Debenham Group Practice, 20 Low Road, Debenham, Suffolk, IP14 6QU

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31 May 2017


 

Clinical Research Nurse - Suffolk Primary Care

Job Title: Research Nurse (15 hours per week)
Grade/Band: NHS Band 6 - £38,852 pro rata
Location: Suffolk Primary Care (SPC) – Cluster Practices

Key duties and responsibilities:
We would welcome applications from people who met the person’s specification. As a research nurse you will help us improve the speed and quality of research and ultimately patient care. The role would involve assisting with study set up, training practices teams, education and monitoring of study patients and collection and documentation of accurate data.
The role requires frequent travel to SPC practices and occasionally further afield also may be required to visit research participants in their own homes. We are particularly interested in applicants with previous experience in research recruitment; you will be required to collect bloody samples. (Training in phlebotomy is available)

Excellent communication skills are essential as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

This post offers opportunities for a motivated enthusiastic individual who wishes to build on their existing experience and develop their career.

View Job Description and Person Specification.

Applications in writing with CV please to:
Sarah McLennan
Leiston Surgery
Main Street
Leiston
IP16 4ES

Any questions can be directed to sarahmclennan@nhs.net

Closing date: 29 May 2017



 

Nurse practitioner part time - Framfield House Surgery, Woodbridge

www.framfieldhouse.com 

Framfield House Surgery is a PMS practice in a modern, purpose built surgery in the market town of Woodbridge that is forward thinking in its approach. . Due to an early retirement we are looking to recruit a conscientious and enthusiastic nurse practitioner who is a team player. We are a 5 partner (4.25 FTE) and 2 salaried (1 FTE) with a list size of over 12,000 consistently achieving high QOF results.

We aim to promote excellent health care while still holding onto the traditional values of General Practice within the current challenging environment together with a wide range of community based services that are constantly expanding. Our vision is to offer excellent medical care in accordance with best practice taking care to support our staff too.

We offer:
• Good working conditions
• Dispensing with Pharmacy
• Flexible working hours
• Regular clinical education meetings
• Well established, supportive and experienced team of GPs, nurse practitioners, practice nurses & HCAs
• Opportunities to develop your skills in terms of clinical speciality
• Teaching Practice for Norwich Medical School, Cambridge Medical School and a GP Training Practice
• Innovative practice working in collaboration with other local practices to improve patient care and deliver efficiency

The successful candidate will be:
• Qualified nurse practitioner and hold a valid prescriber qualification
• Confident to assess, diagnose and treat patients within the scope of a nurse practitioner
• Experienced in working autonomously in primary care
• SystmOne preferred but not essential as full training will be given
• Team player

If you are interested please apply in writing to Mrs J Giles, Practice Manager, Framfield House Surgery, Ipswich Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4FD or by email to julie.giles3@nhs.net

If you would like an informal chat or to arrange a practice visit please contact Julie Giles on 01394 615500. julie.giles3@nhs.net


 

Part-time Pharmacist - Waterton Pharmacy Ltd/Framfield Medical Centre (Woodbridge)

We are a busy, independent pharmacy located in a medical centre in the small town of Woodbridge surrounded by the beautiful Suffolk countryside.

We require a part-time pharmacist to support our excellent team in delivering pharmaceutical care. As we are an integral part of a medical centre we have a close working relationship with doctors & nurses ensuring our patients receive a safe and effective service.

This is a permanent position and we offer:
• Competitive salary
• Good working conditions
• 6 weeks annual leave
• Pension scheme
• Friendly environment
• Gphc fees paid

The successful candidate will be:
• Qualified pharmacist
• Confident in talking to customers
• Patient focussed
• Good team player
• Have good communication skills

If you feel you have the right skills and experience applications are invited in writing, including a copy of your current CV to Julie Giles at julie.giles3@nhs.net. If you would like to discuss the position please telephone Julie Giles or Richelle Birchall on 01394 615500.


 

Salaried GP - Needham Market Country Practice

We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated GP to join our friendly, well respected and high achieving practice, located within the beautiful countryside of rural Suffolk.

We are currently offering a flexible (up to 8 sessions) salaried position with immediate effect; however we are willing to wait for the right candidate.

We are a 7 partner, dispensing practice serving a semi-rural population of 12,500 patients. We strive to maintain a happy, fair and supportive working environment.

We look forward to welcoming a similarly committed GP to join our team.

  • Ideally 6-8 sessions
  • No OOH or extended hours required
  • BMA contract
  • Six weeks’ annual leave
  • EMIS Web
  • Excellent team of nurses and health care practitioners
  • High achieving QOF
  • Area ear-marked for population growth

Apply with CV to:  Dr Alison Phelan
Needham Market Country Practice
Barking Road
Needham Market
Ipswich
IP6 8EZ
Or email: aphelan@nhs.net
Feel free to telephone for further information or informal chat: 01449 720666



 

Practice Nurse (Part-time) – Martlesham Heath Surgery

We are restructuring our Clinical Team due to retirements and are looking to recruit a conscientious and enthusiastic Practice Nurse to join our small and happy, close knit team for 2 sessions a week commencing from July 2017.  

We aim to promote excellent health care while still holding onto the traditional values of General Practice within the current challenging environment. Our vision is to offer excellent medical care in accordance with best practice taking care to support our staff too.

We are:
  • A happy team delivering high quality patient focused care
  • A team of three Doctors, Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse and a HCA
  • A PMS practice with a welcoming atmosphere
  • A small but rapidly growing practice (6,000 patients)
  • SystmOne Clinical System
  • High QOF Achievement
  • CQC rated as ‘good’ 
  • Excellent clinical and administrative support
  • A semi-rural dispensing practice
We can offer:
  • Excellent rate of pay in line with experience
  • Six weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays
  • 15 minute appointments
  • Medical Indemnity cover
  • Convenient location with ample staff parking 
Please send a letter and CV to Lynne Marsh, Practice Manager, Martlesham Heath Surgery, 23 The Square, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk IP5 3SL or email to lynne.marsh@nhs.net

 

Nurse Practitioner (Part-time) – Martlesham Heath Surgery

We are restructuring our Clinical Team due to retirements and are looking to recruit a conscientious and enthusiastic Nurse Practitioner to join our small and happy, close knit team for 4 sessions a week commencing from July 2017.  

We aim to promote excellent health care while still holding onto the traditional values of General Practice within the current challenging environment. Our vision is to offer excellent medical care in accordance with best practice taking care to support our staff too.

We are:
  • A happy team delivering high quality patient focused care
  • A team of three Doctors, Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse and a HCA
  • A PMS practice with a welcoming atmosphere
  • A small but rapidly growing practice (6,000 patients)
  • SystmOne Clinical System
  • High QOF Achievement
  • CQC rated as ‘good’ 
  • Excellent clinical and administrative support
  • A semi-rural dispensing practice
We can offer:
  • Excellent rate of pay in line with experience
  • Six weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays
  • No home visits
  • No extended hours
  • 15 minute appointments
  • Medical Indemnity cover
  • Convenient location with ample staff parking 
The successful candidate will be:
  • Qualified nurse practitioner and hold a valid prescriber qualification
  • Confident to assess, diagnose and treat patients within the scope of a nurse practitioner
  • Experienced in working autonomously in primary care
  • SystmOne experienced
Please send a letter and CV to Lynne Marsh, Practice Manager, Martlesham Heath Surgery, 23 The Square, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk IP5 3SL or email to lynne.marsh@nhs.net

 

Health Care Assistant (Part-time) – Martlesham Heath Surgery

We are restructuring our Clinical Team due to retirements and are looking to recruit a conscientious and enthusiastic Health Care Assistant to join our small and happy, close knit team for 4 sessions a week commencing from July 2017.  

We aim to promote excellent health care while still holding onto the traditional values of General Practice within the current challenging environment. Our vision is to offer excellent medical care in accordance with best practice taking care to support our staff too.

We are:
  • A happy team delivering high quality patient focused care
  • A team of three Doctors, Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse and a HCA
  • A PMS practice with a welcoming atmosphere
  • A small but rapidly growing practice (6,000 patients)
  • SystmOne Clinical System
  • High QOF Achievement
  • CQC rated as ‘good’ 
  • Excellent clinical and administrative support
  • A semi-rural dispensing practice
We can offer:
  • Excellent rate of pay in line with experience
  • Six weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays
  • 15 minute appointments
  • Medical Indemnity cover
  • Convenient location with ample staff parking 
Please send a letter and CV to Lynne Marsh, Practice Manager, Martlesham Heath Surgery, 23 The Square, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk IP5 3SL or email to lynne.marsh@nhs.net

 

Full/Part Time Salaried GP - Chesterfield Drive Practice, Ipswich

Would you like to join a thriving, supportive and innovative Practice? We are looking to appoint a motivated and committed GP to join our split site PMS Practice.  Applications are welcomed from newly qualified or experienced GPs alike. 

We are an approved GP training practice delivering high quality services to 14900+ patients across two sites, Chesterfield Drive in the north west and Landseer Road in the south east of Ipswich. The team comprises 3 Partners and 4 salaried GPs supported by a number of regular locum GPs.  We have a strong team of multi-skilled nurses, including a practice paramedic who undertakes the bulk of the home visits, supported by an excellent administration team. The Practice was rated as ‘good’ by CQC following an inspection in January 2016. 

We can offer you:

  • Up to 8 sessions per week
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Supportive structure with regular mentoring sessions
  • Friendly working environment

If you are interested in joining us, please send your CV to:
Gill Lewis, Practice Business Manager
Email: gillian.lewis15@nhs.net 

For an information discussion about the post and/or to arrange a visit please contact Gill on 01473 741349. 

www.chesterfielddrivesurgery.co.uk



 

Part-time Salaried GP - The Barham & Claydon Surgery

We are looking for a part-time salaried GP to join our happy, close knit team for up to 3/4 sessions a week commencing from June/July 2017.  

We can offer:

  • Flexible working hours which will fit in with child care duties
  • Job share available 
  • Competitive salary in line with experience
  • 6 weeks’ annual leave (pro rata)
  • 1 weeks’ study leave (pro rata)
  • Defence Union Fees paid (pro rata)

We are:

  • A happy team delivering high quality patient focussed care
  • A team of two doctors and one advanced nurse practitioner
  • A GMS practice with a welcoming atmosphere where our patients are known by name
  • A small but rapidly growing practice (2,700+ patients)
  • SystmOne Clinical System
  • High QOF Achievement
  • Excellent clinical and administrative support
  • A semi-rural dispensing practice
  • Low rate of home visit requests
  • No extended hours
  • Working towards achieving our goal of new purpose built premises

Please send a letter and CV to Gillian Thorley, Practice Manager, The Barham & Claydon Surgery, Norwich Road, Barham, Ipswich, IP6 0DJ or email to gillian.thorley@nhs.net

For further enquiries or to organise a practice visit please contact Dr Tipu Naqvi, GP Partner at tipu.naqvi@nhs.net or telephone the practice on 01473 832832.
www.thebarhamandclaydonsurgery.co.uk


 

Salaried GP - The Birches Medical Centre, Kesgrave

Following the announcement of the retirement of our Senior Partner of 28 years we are currently seeking to recruit a salaried GP (with a view to Partnership if the candidate desires) to join our team at our practice of 8200 patients. This is an opportunity to join our team of 2 Partners, 2 Salaried GPs, 1 Senior Advance Nurse Practitioner, 1 Nurse prescriber , 1 Practice Nurse and 1 Healthcare Assistant in a friendly, supportive environment with proactive and forward thinking management and partners.

Situated between Ipswich and the rural town of Woodbridge we are in an ideal location. We have excellent schools with affordable housing and amenities for all types of leisure pursuits.

  • 15 Minute Appointments
  • 4 – 8 sessions over a 2 – 4 day working week, with the possibility of a rota’d Friday off
  • Generous Annual Leave Package
  • CQC rating as ‘Good’
  • Undergraduate Training Practice
  • Modern Purpose Built Premises
  • Medical Indemnity Cover Included

We offer a competitive salary with a supportive team in an excellent location. Download job advertisement

If you would like to pay us an informal visit or apply for the post please send your CV with covering letter to Rachel Wilson or Victoria Sawyer (Practice Managers) The Birches Medical Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave, Ipswich, IP5 1JF or email victoria.sawyer1@nhs.net or call 01473 631339 (direct line).


 

Advance Nurse Practitioner – 3 Days a week (6 sessions)  - Derby Road Practice, Ipswich

We have a thriving, friendly and innovative 5-partner PMS Practice and are looking for a Nurse Practitioner to join us. You will support us with the care of our patients by triaging, treating and following up on our urgent ‘on the day’ requests; you must be experienced in all aspects of General Practice care. 

The practice has a strong supportive team of multi-skilled nurses, and has special interests in mental health, diabetes, COPD, asthma and care of those with long-term neurological disorders.  The administrative staff is part of this excellent team and enables us to maintain a growing list size (currently 17,242) across 2 well organised sites and to consistently achieve high QOF scores. 

On 11 November 2016 The Care Quality Commission rated our Practice as Good in all areas; you may read our full report on the CQC website: www.cqc.org.uk

Please send your CV and covering letter to Jane Leighton, Pinewood Surgery, Shepherd Drive, Ipswich, IP8 3SL or by email to jane.leighton1@nhs.net. Should you require further details please call 01473 682614

52 Derby Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 3DN
www.derbyroadpractice.co.uk



 

Salaried GP - Derby Road Practice, Ipswich

52 Derby Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 3DN
www.derbyroadpractice.co.uk

SALARIED GP - UP TO 8 SESSIONS

We have a thriving, friendly and innovative 5-partner PMS Practice and are looking for someone of equal enthusiasm to join us in providing ongoing excellent patient care as a salaried GP.  Contribution of ideas to further the development of the Practice in these changing times would be welcomed. Four of the current partners started as salaried doctors in the practice.

The Practice has a strong supportive team of multi-skilled nurses, and has special interests in mental health, diabetes, COPD, asthma, ENT and care of those with long-term neurological disorders.  We pride ourselves on our teamwork and all work very closely with the administrative staff that are part of our excellent team; this enables us to maintain a growing list size (currently 17,242) across 2 well organised sites and to consistently achieve very high QOF scores. Partners are active in commissioning and have lead roles for the development of the changing Primary Care model in our town. We have a structured educational timetable including talks from visiting consultants, peer reviews and significant events.

On 11 November 2016 The Care Quality has rated our Practice as Good in all areas; you may read our full report on the CQC website: www.cqc.org.uk

We would love to hear from you so please apply.

Tel: 01473 602208


 

Salaried GP (Full time or Part time considered) - Two Rivers Medical Centre, Ipswich

An exciting opportunity is available for an enthusiastic, forward thinking, motivated and committed salaried GP to be part of a friendly and supported practice in beautiful Suffolk Coastal region.

You would be joining us at an exciting time as we have recently opened our doors in our new, purpose built surgery, which we hope will help us achieve our aim to provide high quality care in a modern environment whilst holding on to the core values of General Practice.

We serve 25,000 patients in the east of Ipswich and surrounding villages and are in close proximity to Ipswich Hospital.  We are a training PMS practice, high QOF achiever and active CCG supporter.  You would become part of a friendly, loyal and supportive team comprised of 6 partners,  5 salaried doctors, 4 nurse practitioners, 7 practice nurses, HCAs and non-clinical staff.

What we offer:
  • Full-time is 8 sessions/week.
  • Generous holiday and study leave.
  • Flexible working to secure the right work-life-balance
  • No Out of Hours, some extended hours.
  • Development of clinical specialist interest is encouraged.
Knowledge of SystmOne computer system an advantage
Applications welcome from both newly qualified and experienced GPs.
Applicants must welcome new challenges; have excellent communication skills and the ability to work across all boundaries. The area offers town, village or country living, with good access to the Suffolk Heritage Coast, London, Norwich and Cambridge.

If you are interested, we would love to hear from you, so for further information and to arrange an informal visit please contact Sarah Moody: sarah.moody@picassohr.com

For more information about Two Rivers Medical Centre, please visit our website www.tworiversmedicalcentre.co.uk




Other vacancies

GP with special interest - Children in Care

The Suffolk CCGs safeguarding team are currently working with Suffolk Community Healthcare to implement the Children In Care GP service model and are looking to recruit GPs in the Ipswich & East area. 

If interested, GPs can express their interest to Nic Smith- Howell in Suffolk Community Healthcare
Tel: 01473 321253 
Mobile: 07908 950188 

This opportunity would be of particular interest to GP safeguarding leads and salaried GPs. 

Click here to read Job Description for more details. Training and updates will be provided. 

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