Salaried GP - Tayside - UK

General Practitioner - General Practitioner - Scotland
Ref: 4427 Date Posted: Wednesday 20 Sep 2017
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Fantastic Opportunity to work in a transformational person-centred primary care model practice

To start : February 2018 but can be flexible 

Sessions can be covered by an individual or 2 candidates job-sharing.  Child friendly hours will be considered.

Salary/partnership negotiable

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated doctor to join a semi-rural practice. This is a friendly, long established and innovative practice with a commitment to providing high quality person-centred care to patients and seeking like-minded individuals. 

The practice launched a transformational new model of primary care inspired by the Alaskan Nuka system’s model of care in August 2016.  The successful candidate(s) would work in small teams, each looking after a defined patient list, the aim is to optimise relationships and continuity in order improve health & wellness outcomes, use of health services and patient & staff experience. 

The practice profile is as follows:

  • Five GPs,  6  nurses, 5 HCAs
  • Five teams, comprising GP, Nurse Practitioner, HCA and admin
  • List size: 10,350 patients (circa. 2000 per 1 WTE GP team)
  • Golden Hello possible
  • Full parity for partnership
  • Social prescribing coordinator
  • Behavioural  health psychologist (recently appointed – start July 17)
  • Undergraduate and FY2 training with good links to Dundee Medical School
  • Local GP Ward in Community Hospital and hospice funded by Lippen Care
  • Innovative and forward looking practice
  • Award-winning and motivated Patient Participation Group who contribute to most aspects of practice activities
  • Quarterly practice newsletter with wide distribution amongst practice population
  • Informative website regularly updated with relevant patient services and useful information
  • Regular MDT meetings
  • Semi-rural location
  • Excellent local amenities with good schools and housing
  • Excellent travel links to Dundee and Aberdeen with ease of access to local Angus Glens for recreation purposes
  • Opportunities to be involved and have a say in how services are developed and run both locally and within the Practice

This post offers a huge opportunity to participate in shaping our exciting, government supported, primary care initiative. 

Great schools and affordable housing in the area offering a good work/life balance in a semi rural location with superb access to Dundee, Aberdeen and Edinburgh, hill walking, countryside and beaches are all within easy reach.

If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Jo Hood

Head of UK Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5266 LinkedIn