Location
Witham
Department
The Witham Health Centre
Advertising Salary
Dependant on experience and skill-set
GP & Medical
Careers Site Advertising End Date
07 Nov 2021
About the Role
Dr Killy & Partner are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and caring salaried GP to join our team. Your strong communication and organisation skills plus a flexible approach will ensure you deliver positive experiences to our patients at every stage of their healthcare journey.
 
This role is part-time (up to 6 sessions per week) although we are flexible with this. We don't have extended hours and run a reasonable amount of appointments with some home visits included.

We use the SystmOne Clinical system.
 
The main responsibilities of the role include:
  • Undertaking a variety of duties including surgery consultations, telephone consultations and queries, visiting patients at home, checking and signing repeat prescriptions and dealing with queries, paperwork, reports and correspondence in a timely fashion;
  • Making professional, autonomous decisions in relation to presenting medical problems, whether self-referred or referred from other healthcare workers within the organisation;
  • Assessing the healthcare needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems;
  • Screening patients for disease risk factors and early signs of illness;
  • Developing care plans for health in consultation with patients and in line with current practice disease management protocols;
  • Providing health education;
  • Recording clear consultation notes to agreed standards;
  • Collecting data for audit purposes and complying with QOF requirements;
  • Delivering enhanced services;
  • Compiling and issuing computer-generated acute and repeat prescriptions;
  • All general duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care.
About the Candidate
You will have the following qualifications:
  • Fully qualified GP with GMC registration
  • Annual appraisal and revalidation (when appropriate)
  • Be on the NHSE medical performers list
and skills, including:
  • Good understanding and experience of chronic disease management and primary prevention & screening services
  • Ability to take responsibility for your own career development, learning and performance and are responsible for ensuring that all your mandatory training is in date
  • Awareness of and compliance with all relevant practice policies/guidelines, e.g. prescribing, confidentiality, data protection, health and safety
  • Commitment to life-long learning and audit to ensure evidence-based best practice
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills in a confidential manner
About Us
The surgery:
  • GMS Practice
  • Aiming to become a GP Training Practice
  • List size – circa 6000
  • Always forward-thinking in its approach
  • Based in mixed patient population area
  • Excellent links with CCG
  • Ardent member of the Witham and Maldon PCN (4 GP Practices)
  • A vibrant Nursing and Administration team
  • High QOF achieving
  • Happy to support specialist interests and serious about GP education
  • Offers most enhanced services

The benefits:
  • Salary dependent on experience/ skill set
  • Indemnity fees paid
  • Contract based on BMA inc sick pay/maternity pay
  • 5 weeks' annual leave
  • 1-week study leave
  • NHS pension

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Please note this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.