General Practitioner

Montgomery - House Surgery

The closing date is 29 February 2024

Job summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic 6-8 session GP to join our innovative training practice in the growing market town of Bicester.

We operate a triage system with no Duty days and offer both telephone and F2F appointments.

This is a salaried position with the potential for partnership in the future. We offer a competitive pay structure, flexible working options, and a Wellness Programme. Operating from a single site, we currently have a patient list of 17,200 and are a part-dispensing practice with a team of 11 GPs and a total of around 60 staff and AHPs.

We are a forward-thinking practice, fully embracing the opportunities of multi-professional working with an engaged and motivated team of Allied Healthcare Professionals including a clinical pharmacist, pharmacy technician, paramedic, minor illness specialists, physios, specialist nurses, both child and adult mental health workers, and Turning Point drug workers as well as a PCN resourced Primary Care Visiting Service and frailty team.

Bicester is a growing town to the east of Oxford with easy access to London as well as the beautiful countryside of Oxfordshire and the Chilterns. The expansion of the town has included the redevelopment of Bicester Heritage Centre for motoring and flying enthusiasts alongside a micro-brewery and gin distillery, there is a new David Lloyd gym and pool close to the surgery, as well as the Bicester Village shopping centre.

Main duties of the job

Manage a varied patient list with a range of healthcare needs in a primary care setting, ensure the highest standard of care for all. The post-holder will be expected to undertake all the normal duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care following GMC guidelines.

Provide highly effective medical care to patients - to include clinical sessions, clinical admin and other duties

Patient consultations telephone, face to face and occasional home visits as appropriate

Effective management of long-term conditions

Assess the health care needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems

Work as a team member with all relevant providers of primary and community care services

Generic prescribing adhering to local and national guidelines

Record clear and contemporaneous consultation notes in accordance with good practice, practice policy and guidance

Process administration in a timely manner, including referrals, repeat prescription requests and other associated tasks

Adhere to best practice recommended through clinical guidelines and the audit process

Our GPs work 14 appointments per session and we operate a triage system with no Duty days

About us

Lifelong learning and career development are key to our ethos and we offer an educational programme for all clinical staff and leadership training and coaching to all department leads, as well as specialist training to our nurses and healthcare assistants. We support GP career progression with GP fellowships and training qualifications.

We are a training practice offering a supportive environment for the next generation of GPs with both GP and Sport and Exercise Medicine trainees in practice along with medical and nursing student placements. We pride ourselves on the excellent feedback of our trainees - three of our current GP team were registrars with us.

We recognise the difficulties facing General Practice nationally and are taking an innovative approach to review the way we work collaboratively, ensuing that we make full use of modern ways of working, new technology, and strong leadership to ensure that we future-proof our practice and provide a supportive and sociable place to work where our team are able to develop their areas of interest and were able to meet the needs of the growing population.

Montgomery-House offers a friendly and sociable working environment with daily 15 minute walks, informal lunchtime catchups, weekly lunches for all staff and regular socials.

Date posted

06 November 2023

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£10,600 a session

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Part-time

Reference number

A5601-23-0001

Job locations

Montgomery House Surgery

Piggy Lane

Bicester

Oxfordshire

OX26 6HT


Job description

Job responsibilities

Clinical duties

Manage a varied patient list with a range of healthcare needs in a primary care setting, ensure the highest standard of care for all. The post-holder will be expected to undertake all the normal duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care following GMC guidelines.

Provide highly effective medical care to patients - to include clinical sessions, clinical admin and other duties

Patient consultations telephone, face to face and occasional home visits as appropriate

Effective management of long-term conditions

Assess the health care needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems

Work as a team member with all relevant providers of primary and community care services

Generic prescribing adhering to local and national guidelines

Record clear and contemporaneous consultation notes in accordance with good practice, practice policy and guidance

Process administration in a timely manner, including referrals, repeat prescription requests and other associated tasks

Adhere to best practice recommended through clinical guidelines and the audit process

Other duties

Accept delegated responsibilities for QOF and commissioner improvement programmes

Support the management team in achieving the strategic aims of the practice

Develop and maintain clinical skills and abilities through CPD and participate in yearly appraisal to identify further education, training and development needs

Encourage collaborative working, liaising with all staff and promoting a culture of continuous improvement

Participate in the training of GP registrars and medical, nursing and allied professions student training

Participate in the training of nursing staff and other members of the practice clinical team

There are a number of working groups and clinical specialists within the practice and whilst contribution to these groups or roles is not a required part of the role, engagement with the wider practice in this way is encouraged and rewarded.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Clinical duties

Manage a varied patient list with a range of healthcare needs in a primary care setting, ensure the highest standard of care for all. The post-holder will be expected to undertake all the normal duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care following GMC guidelines.

Provide highly effective medical care to patients - to include clinical sessions, clinical admin and other duties

Patient consultations telephone, face to face and occasional home visits as appropriate

Effective management of long-term conditions

Assess the health care needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems

Work as a team member with all relevant providers of primary and community care services

Generic prescribing adhering to local and national guidelines

Record clear and contemporaneous consultation notes in accordance with good practice, practice policy and guidance

Process administration in a timely manner, including referrals, repeat prescription requests and other associated tasks

Adhere to best practice recommended through clinical guidelines and the audit process

Other duties

Accept delegated responsibilities for QOF and commissioner improvement programmes

Support the management team in achieving the strategic aims of the practice

Develop and maintain clinical skills and abilities through CPD and participate in yearly appraisal to identify further education, training and development needs

Encourage collaborative working, liaising with all staff and promoting a culture of continuous improvement

Participate in the training of GP registrars and medical, nursing and allied professions student training

Participate in the training of nursing staff and other members of the practice clinical team

There are a number of working groups and clinical specialists within the practice and whilst contribution to these groups or roles is not a required part of the role, engagement with the wider practice in this way is encouraged and rewarded.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Experience in a general practice / primary care environment
  • Fully qualified GP eligible to work in General Practice in the NHS
  • National Performers List registration
  • General Practitioner Registration
  • Satisfactory DBS report

Desirable

  • Clinical specialism or leadership
  • Experience of working to achieve QOF standards
  • Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development
  • Understanding of the needs of the local patient population
  • Experience of EMIS Web
Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Experience in a general practice / primary care environment
  • Fully qualified GP eligible to work in General Practice in the NHS
  • National Performers List registration
  • General Practitioner Registration
  • Satisfactory DBS report

Desirable

  • Clinical specialism or leadership
  • Experience of working to achieve QOF standards
  • Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development
  • Understanding of the needs of the local patient population
  • Experience of EMIS Web

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

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Montgomery - House Surgery

Address

Montgomery House Surgery

Piggy Lane

Bicester

Oxfordshire

OX26 6HT


Employer's website

https://montgomeryhousesurgery.co.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Montgomery - House Surgery

Address

Montgomery House Surgery

Piggy Lane

Bicester

Oxfordshire

OX26 6HT


Employer's website

https://montgomeryhousesurgery.co.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Practice Manager

Tracey Bishop

tracey.bishop6@nhs.net

+1869249222

Date posted

06 November 2023

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£10,600 a session

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Part-time

Reference number

A5601-23-0001

Job locations

Montgomery House Surgery

Piggy Lane

Bicester

Oxfordshire

OX26 6HT


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