General Practitioner - salaried

Kennet and Avon Medical Partnership

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Job summary

Are you looking for the opportunity to join a well-organised, friendly and forward-thinking Wiltshire training practice?

Would you like the chance to develop an interest in any of our additional services? Delivering GP care to a local large co-educational boarding school or involvement with medical services for an inpatient eating disorder unit perhaps?

Kennet and Avon Medical Partnership is looking for a Salaried GP and we are happy to be flexible regarding the number of sessions and working patterns for the right candidate.

Main duties of the job

Keeping our workload manageable is important to us. Duty sessions are well supported by an excellent triage team of Nurse Practitioners and Paramedics. Visiting rates are low, with the majority of visits being undertaken by our Advanced Nurse Practitioner or Paramedics. Workload is protected with pathology results and post all dealt with on your days off. Our very capable non-clinical team have also undergone training to take on much of the administrative work.

We offer a competitive salary, reimbursement of indemnity fees, 6 weeks of annual leave plus 1 week of study leave (pro rata) and ongoing mentorship with one of our Partners.

KAMP would welcome GPs at any stage of their career so if we have piqued your interest please give us a call or contact us via email for a chat and to discuss this opportunity further.

About us

The Kennet and Avon Medical Partnership is a dispensing practice delivering care to around 17,500 patients in the market town of Marlborough, the village of Pewsey and the surrounding countryside. The practice is situated within the heart of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty; has a range of excellent local schools and is close to the M4 and mainline railway services to London and the rest of the country.

Were a friendly supportive team of 7 Partners, 3 Salaried GPs, 1 Retained GP and a GP Registrar. The wider multidisciplinary team within the practice includes our Advanced Nurse Practitioner (who looks after our care homes), Paramedics, Triage Nurses, First Contact Physiotherapist, Practice Nurses who also undertake long term conditions management for us, Mental Health Nurse, Social Prescribers and a Health and Wellbeing Coach.

KAMP is an expanding and evolving practice, we strive to be a modern and model employer in supporting staff to better do their jobs. We recognise the importance of staff feeling valued and engaged. New staff are welcomed and supported to embed into the KAMP team and understand their contribution to the practice.

KAMP would welcome GPs at any stage of their career so if we have piqued your interest please give us a call or contact us via email for a chat and to discuss this opportunity further.

Date posted

13 March 2023

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

Depending on experience We offer a competitive salary

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Flexible working

Reference number

A0997-23-3909

Job locations

George Lane

Marlborough

Wiltshire

SN8 4BY


Pewsey Surgery

High Street

Pewsey

Wiltshire

SN9 5AQ


Job description

Job responsibilities

Kennet and Avon MEDICAL Partnership

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Salaried GP

REPORTS TO: PARTNERS

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Personal list

· Sessions per week, negotiable

· Session lengths to be 15 appointments (booked at 10 minute intervals), although this may be reviewed due to demand.

· A 30-minute coffee-break for all doctors - we all try to get to at least part of this time, as it is helpful for team-building/communication/sharing clinical information

· Maximum of 2 routine visits per day (regardless of whether one or two sessions); these visits will normally be to your own patients, and those of the other salaried GP, but may be to other patients

· Sessions will comprise of both telephone and face to face appointments

· On-call sessions negotiable

· Scheduling of sessions to be by arrangement with the practice; we will try to be flexible e.g. there may be scope for the salaried GPs to swap sessions at times

· Clinical paperwork for patients on personal list or resulting from your contact with patients not on your personal list – letters/investigation results/repeat prescriptions

· Cross cover of pathology results, tasks, correspondence, telephone calls and visits with another Salaried GP.

· Other specific clinical responsibilities only by agreement.

Session days and times may be changed from time to time, by mutual agreement, and this may require adjustments to the remuneration. Any changes will be confirmed in writing.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Kennet and Avon MEDICAL Partnership

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Salaried GP

REPORTS TO: PARTNERS

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Personal list

· Sessions per week, negotiable

· Session lengths to be 15 appointments (booked at 10 minute intervals), although this may be reviewed due to demand.

· A 30-minute coffee-break for all doctors - we all try to get to at least part of this time, as it is helpful for team-building/communication/sharing clinical information

· Maximum of 2 routine visits per day (regardless of whether one or two sessions); these visits will normally be to your own patients, and those of the other salaried GP, but may be to other patients

· Sessions will comprise of both telephone and face to face appointments

· On-call sessions negotiable

· Scheduling of sessions to be by arrangement with the practice; we will try to be flexible e.g. there may be scope for the salaried GPs to swap sessions at times

· Clinical paperwork for patients on personal list or resulting from your contact with patients not on your personal list – letters/investigation results/repeat prescriptions

· Cross cover of pathology results, tasks, correspondence, telephone calls and visits with another Salaried GP.

· Other specific clinical responsibilities only by agreement.

Session days and times may be changed from time to time, by mutual agreement, and this may require adjustments to the remuneration. Any changes will be confirmed in writing.

Person Specification

Experience

Essential

  • Essential criteria
  • Friendly and approachable manner/good people skills Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients as well as clinical colleagues and non-clinical staff Good organisational skills Competence in management of patient list Management of clinical paperwork for patients Ability to be a flexible and cooperative team member Evidence of continuing professional and personal development, including recent GP appraisal

Desirable

  • Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience of using TPP SystmOne

Qualifications

Essential

  • Essential criteria
  • Degree in Medicine Completion of a Vocational Training Scheme in General Practice
  • Desirable criteria
  • MRCGP
Person Specification

Experience

Essential

  • Essential criteria
  • Friendly and approachable manner/good people skills Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients as well as clinical colleagues and non-clinical staff Good organisational skills Competence in management of patient list Management of clinical paperwork for patients Ability to be a flexible and cooperative team member Evidence of continuing professional and personal development, including recent GP appraisal

Desirable

  • Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience of using TPP SystmOne

Qualifications

Essential

  • Essential criteria
  • Degree in Medicine Completion of a Vocational Training Scheme in General Practice
  • Desirable criteria
  • MRCGP

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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Additional information

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Employer details

Employer name

Kennet and Avon Medical Partnership

Address

George Lane

Marlborough

Wiltshire

SN8 4BY


Employer's website

https://www.kamp.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Kennet and Avon Medical Partnership

Address

George Lane

Marlborough

Wiltshire

SN8 4BY


Employer's website

https://www.kamp.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Partner

Dr Elizabeth Potter

kamp.practice@nhs.net

01672569990

Date posted

13 March 2023

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

Depending on experience We offer a competitive salary

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Flexible working

Reference number

A0997-23-3909

Job locations

George Lane

Marlborough

Wiltshire

SN8 4BY


Pewsey Surgery

High Street

Pewsey

Wiltshire

SN9 5AQ


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