Change your lifestyle- choose a varied career in progressive and innovative practices in idyllic Cornwall
Post a Job

Latest Job Opportunities

On this page you will find current vacancies and opportunities in general practice across Cornwall.

Can't see what you're looking for? Contact us to find out how we can help match you to the perfect opportunity, including options around Portfolio working. kernowhealthcic.workforce@nhs.net

More Information

General Practice Staff Bank - Opportunities

Role: All

Location:

Summary: Our General Practice Staff Bank has now launched, in conjunction with Lantum. The bank is now ready for practices and individuals with additional capacity to sign up.

The General Practice Staff Bank will cover all roles that exist in general practice, both clinical and non-clinical. The bank will also consist of Locum Workers and Casual Workers who are willing to provide additional capacity.





Contact: Workforce & OD Team
kernowhealthcic.workforce@nhs.net
01872 221103

More Information

Introduction to Cornwall Scheme

Role: GP

Location: Kernow Health CIC

Summary: Are you a GP?
Do you holiday in Cornwall?
Do you dream of relocating to Cornwall permanently?
Would you like to try working some sessions in one of our practices before committing?

Get in touch with us about our Introduction to Cornwall scheme running this summer

Contact: Workforce team
kernowhealthcic.workforce@nhs.net

More Information

Dispenser- NVQ Level 2- Tamar Valley Health Callington & Gunnislake surgeries

Role: Other

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: We require a qualified Dispenser to work at our two site GP Practice. Previous experience of working in a dispensing practice would be desirable and the minimum qualification required is NVQ2.

This is a part time position for 30 hours per week over 4 days to be worked between the hours of 8.30am to 8pm.

Five weeks annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rata), generous occupational pension scheme.

This is a part time position for 30 hours per week over 4 days to be worked between the hours of 8.30am to 8pm.

Contact: Laura-Ann Bruton
laura-ann.bruton@nhs.net

Closing Date: 20th September, 2019

More Information

Practice Nurse - Tamar Valley Health

Role: Nurse

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a practice nurse to join our nursing team.

• 25.5 hours per week (to include all day on a Wednesday and Friday)
• Salary negotiable depending on experience
• Five weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
• NHS pension scheme

Contact: Laura-Ann Bruton
sueharrison999@hotmail.co.uk
01579382666

Closing Date: 20th September, 2019

More Information

Locum GP- Maternity cover- Rame Group Practice

Role: GP

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: We are looking for a sessional GP to provide 6 months of maternity cover but with scope for extension, for one of our 6 session GP partners from August 2019. The current working pattern required is Monday, Thursday, Friday.

Currently we have 12,000 patients cared for across 2 sites at Torpoint and the Rame Peninsula and have a supportive team of 5 GP Partners, 3 salaried GPs, 4 HCA’s and 4 Practice Nurses. We are also a practice that is committed to training and our current team of 8 GPs (with 6 GP trainers) provides supervision for ST1-3, Medical Students and Nursing students.

We are an innovative and forward thinking practice including a successful research department and an established, growing dermatology outreach service. This all takes place in a modern purpose built building with large, bright clinical rooms making this an enjoyable and interesting place to work

Contact: Leigh Rowing-Parker
leigh.rowing-parker@nhs.net
01752 813277

Closing Date: 23rd September, 2019

More Information

Nurse Practitioner / Minor Illness Nurse- Cape Cornwall Surgery

Role: Nurse

Location: West Cornwall

Summary: We are a small (5000 registered patients), friendly, and forward thinking GMS Dispensing Practice operating from one site in South West Cornwall providing the full range of Primary Care Services and are a GP Training practice that also undertakes clinical research as a member of a Clinical Research Federation. Cape Cornwall Surgery is rated as ‘good’ in all CQC categories and a consistent, achiever of a high QOF score.

This is an opportunity for an experienced Nurse Prescriber Practitioner (NP)/ Minor Illness Nurse, with the appropriate prescribing qualification, to augment an already thriving on call primary care team. You will be working alongside 2 GP partners, and a Salaried Doctor, complemented by an excellent nursing team, consisting of 3x practice nurses and 2 x HCA’s.

Fulltime hours (circa 36 hours a week) or part-time hours are available with a requirement to cover sickness and annual leave when necessary.

We can offer an experienced NP/ Minor Illness Nurse a salary at the very top end of the scale with 6 weeks annual leave and a week’s study leave.

We are a friendly, supportive and welcoming team and we are looking for the right person and personality to join us.

We look forward to meeting you.

Contact: Ian Cary
ian.cary@nhs.net
01736 786924

Closing Date: 23rd September, 2019

More Information

Salaried GP - Rame Group Practice

Role: GP

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: The Rame Group Practice is an innovative forward thinking and high earning practice, based in modern, purpose built premises in Torpoint with a recently refurbished branch surgery in Millbrook. We have 5 GP Partners, 3 salaried GP’s, an Emergency Care Practitioner, 4 practice nurses and 4 HCAs looking after our 12,000 patients.
We have a thriving and growing dermatology service as well as a busy award winning clinical trials/research team which is also expanding. We are a training practice and have 1 GP registrar working with us at any one time as well as a number of other students on a rotational basis. There are lots of opportunities at our exciting practice.
We are a very friendly, welcoming and supportive practice who is seeking an enthusiastic salaried GP to join our dynamic team for 6-8 sessions a week on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Salary is dependent on experience and includes professional indemnity with MDDUS.
Our practice culture values team members’ wellbeing and we seek to promote work life balance in these challenging times for general practice. There is the potential for partnership and career development.

Contact: Leigh Rowing-Parker
leigh.rowing-parker@nhs.net
01752 813277

Closing Date: 23rd September, 2019

More Information

Dispensary Manager - The Roseland Surgeries - Portscatho

Role: Other

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: The Roseland Surgeries is looking for a Dispensary Manager 20 to 25 hours per week. Applicants must have a minimum of NVQ 3 Dispensing Qualification (or equivalent) as essential to this position.
The successful post-holder will have the opportunity to join the NHS Pension Scheme and this position attracts 5 weeks annual leave.
Due to the nature of this position, this post would not be suitable for someone newly qualified.
You must be confident to manage a team of dispensers, be computer literate and motivated to improve revenue for the business.
For further information please see the attached job description. Full training on the in-house clinical system will be provided.
Applicants are respectfully requested to check the postcode of the main site on Google Maps (or similar) before applying. Although the surgery address is Truro, we are some 40 minutes from the centre itself.

Contact: Nicola Davies
Nicola.davies14@nhs.net
01872 580345

Closing Date: 30th September, 2019

More Information

Salaried GP or Partner - Tamar Valley Heath

Role: GP

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: In an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Cornwall/Devon border, our Practice is close to the market town of Tavistock and within easy reach of Plymouth. There is a good choice of local schools. Between moor, sea and river, outdoor opportunities abound for sailing, surfing, cycling and walking.

Tamar Valley Health is a GMS Practice with:
• 16,000+ patients with 7 GP partners, 2 Pharmacist Partners and 6 Associate GPs working over 2 health centres at Callington and Gunnislake
• A Pharmacy at Gunnislake Health Centre with rising profits and Practice Dispensaries at both sites
• Full QOF scores for the last 5 years and ‘Good/Outstanding’ CQC ratings
• Active involvement with the CCG and LMC
• SystmOne and EPS
• Excellent Clerical and Nursing Teams
• 2 General Practice Paramedics
• GP Retainers and F2 trainees
• 2 Advanced Nurse Practitioners in training
• Medical student training
• Active in NIHR and RCGP approved research
• Close links to Community teams

Relocation packages of up to £8,000 available

Contact: Laura-Ann Bruton
laura-ann.bruton@nhs.net
01579 382666.

Closing Date: 30th September, 2019

More Information

Salaried GP - Helston Medical Centre & Porthleven Surgery

Role: GP

Location: South Cornwall

Summary: We are an innovative 7 partner practice with 8 salaried GPs assisted by our extended team of advanced nurse practitioners, paramedic, practice nursing team and HCAs not forgetting admin and reception support. We care for almost 14000 patients on the mainland as well as the residents and visitors of the Isles of Scilly. We are passionate about providing services locally to our patients and part of this cover will provide time for one of our GPs to be Clinical Director for the South Kerrier PCN.

Contact: Alison Butterill
a.butterill@nhs.net
01326 572637

Closing Date: 30th September, 2019

More Information

Salaried GP - Sunnyside Surgery at St Clare Medical Centre

Role: GP

Location: West Cornwall

Summary: Sunnyside is a well-established, friendly, flexible and responsive surgery serving around 5900 patients in a semi-rural location in the coastal town of Penzance, West Cornwall. We are situated close to the A30 with good links to St Ives, Truro and Falmouth and a great choice of excellent schools, housing and local facilities nearby with many beautiful beaches and coastal walks on our doorstep to support the outdoor life.

We are looking for two Salaried GPs to join our team to cover 4-6 sessions each per week, with partnership opportunities.
We are part of an exciting project with two other local practices, Rosmellyn and Alverton, and recently co-located to brand new purpose-built premises at St Clare in Penzance in February 2019. It includes an on-site Pharmacy and a dedicated Minor-operations Suite in the private wing.

This new building gives us the opportunity to continue to provide excellent personal care to our patients, but also to work innovatively with our new neighbours. We focus on traditional values whilst embracing a modern ethos. We plan to be creative about how we meet the challenges facing the NHS, to look after our patients even better whilst staying sane!

We think this will be a great place to be a GP in the 21st century.
Could you be the right motivated, enthusiastic and committed doctor to join us as we develop?
Practice Information

• List size 5900 – 2 Partners, 1 Salaried GP, 1 GP Retainer
• Acute Illness Prescribing Nurse 6 sessions a week
• Paramedic – 6 sessions a week
• Nurse Team includes – 2 Practice Nurses, 1 Assistant Practitioner (with an interest in Dementia Care) and 2 HCAs
• High QoF achievements
• CQC Rating - Good
• High Patient Satisfaction/Experience scores
• Teaching practice with undergraduate and postgraduate trainees
• Microtest Evolution System, electronic prescribing
• Happy and motivated Practice Team
• Active involvement in Commissioning and Locality development
• Six weeks annual leave & one week’s study leave.
• Visiting Community Matron and an Attached Care Co-ordinator
• Support of Facilities Manager
• Member of the Penwith Locality Primary Care Network
• We have recently moved to an Advanced Access Appointment System with a Duty Doc for Visits attempting to do ‘Today’s work today’

Contact: Linda Rees
linda.rees@nhs.net
01736 363340

Closing Date: 30th September, 2019

More Information

Business/Practice Manager - Newquay Health Centre

Role: Practice manager

Location: Mid Cornwall

Summary: Due to the forthcoming retirement of one of our Managers we require a Business or Practice Manager to work full time alongside our current, experienced, Practice Manager.

We are a large, dynamic, forward looking, and friendly team. We are based on the North Coast with easy access to glorious beaches, the South West Coastal path and the Cornish Way.

PMS practice with 16,750 patients
10 partners + 3 salaried GPs = 9.5 WTE
Nurse practitioner and strong Nursing team support
Consistently high QOF achiever
High emphasis on training – registrars/undergraduates
Part of the Watergate Primary Care Network

Previous NHS experience an advantage, but not essential

The ideal candidate will:

Have management and accounting skills
Be able to negotiate complex contracts
Have a basic legal knowledge
Work closely with the GP Partners and Practice Manager to maintain our high standards and cultivate future development.

Contact: Sheena Pappin
sheena.pappin@nhs.net
01637 893668

Closing Date: 4th October, 2019

More Information

Healthcare Assistant - Newquay Health Centre

Role: Healthcare Assistant

Location: Mid Cornwall

Summary: We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Health Care Assistant (HCA) to join our busy team

Previous experience is essential. Full job description attached

The candidate will be reliable, empathetic, a good team player & have strong communication skills

28-30 hours per week

Salary negotiable, dependant on qualifications, skills and previous experience
For person spec, please contact Jane Meachem - jane.meachem@nhs.net

Application with CV and covering letter to:
Jane Meachem, Practice Manager, Newquay Health Centre,
St Thomas Road, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1RU

Contact: Jane Meachem
jane.meachem@nhs.net
01637 893668

Closing Date: 4th October, 2019

More Information

Receptionist/Telephonist - Manor Surgery

Role: Admin roles

Location: West Cornwall

Summary: We are looking for two enthusiastic, energetic and flexible people to work on our busy GP Practice.

Contact: John Leach
john.leach6@nhs.net
07484 248100

Closing Date: 11th October, 2019

More Information

Practice Nurse (Chronic Disease Management) - Carnewater Practice

Role: Nurse

Location: North Cornwall

Summary: CARNEWATER MEDICAL PRACTICE – BODMIN

PRACTICE NURSE covering Chronic Disease Management role

We are looking to recruit a Practice Nurse with Chronic Disease Management skills to join our GP Training practice. We have an excellent team including doctors, varied Nursing skills mix within Nursing team, ECP and Paramedics and Nurse Practitioners. The clinical team is supported by a full Admin team as part of a busy semi-rural practice.
The Practice works from Bodmin Health Centre premises in the centre of town.
We have excellent staff retention rates and a ‘Good’ QCQ rating. Our clinical system is EMIS Web
The post will cover the following key areas:
• Healthcare Management Clinics for the care of patients with long term conditions (you would normally cover Diabetes, CHD, and Respiratory conditions as part of a team of nursing staff.
• The position is 24 hours per week over a 3 day standard rota
• Cover for Practice Nurse Duties, including all aspects of treatment room nursing will be required from time to time.
• Training will be encouraged and a personal development plan will look at opportunities to further develop this role.
• Salary will be subject to qualification and training / experience
Please send CV and covering letter to: Michelle Pratley, Practice Manager: pratley.michelle@nhs.net

For more information please call Carnewater Practice 01208 269988 and speak with Michelle or Becki

Contact: Michelle Pratley
pratley.michelle@nhs.net
01208 72488

Closing Date: 20th October, 2019

More Information

Practice Nurse - Petroc Group

Role: Nurse

Location: North Cornwall

Summary: We are seeking a full time Practice Nurse to work within our Petroc Group Practice - We cover four surgeries within this group, St Columb Major, St Columb Road, Padstow and St Merryn.
An opportunity has arisen to join our team of 12 nurses caring for 17,000 patients within this area. We are a dedicated team of nurses looking to recruit a highly motivated nurse to join us.
We provide excellent study and training opportunities but do require some one with experience for this post.
And we welcome visits - if you would like to come and see us please contact us on the number below.

Contact: Becky Nicholls/Sarah Dawson Sarah.Dawson24@nhs.net
Becky.Nicholls@nhs.net
01637 880359

Closing Date: 25th October, 2019

More Information

Associate GP - Carn to Coast Health Centres

Role: GP

Location: West Cornwall

Summary: Carn to Coast Health Centres is a large, stable and progressive GP Practice centred in Pool (Redruth), created through a successful process of federation and merger. We provide a familiar style of service to patients locally, while taking advantage of the benefits of scale to maintain an efficient organisation offering clinicians genuine career opportunities and a supportive, resilient environment in which to practise.
Owing to continuing growth in our patient list (now around 30,000 across our sites) we maintain an ‘open door’ policy on recruitment, which means that we welcome contact from GP’s and other clinicians interested in finding out more. Our main package for salaried GP’s includes a basic salary of £83,200 per annum for full-time (8 sessions), or pro rata for part-time, plus benefits. For those seeking portfolio careers and more flexible arrangements we are always ready to discuss tailored employment packages where these make sense both for us and for you. There are also opportunities for progression to partnership.

Contact: Veronica Pascoe
veronica.pascoe@nhs.net
01209 717471

Closing Date: 25th October, 2019

More Information

Salaried GP (Partnership Opportunity) - Port View Surgery

Role: GP

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: We are looking for an enthusiastic GP to become part of our friendly, committed team.
One of our long serving partners is due to retire in 2020 and we are trying to be proactive with our succession planning so will be flexible in our approach to filling this vacancy.

Ideally looking for a GP who will become a partner, however we are happy to consider a salaried position whilst we get to know each other.

Contact: Tina Seedhouse
tina.seedhouse2@nhs.net
01752 840115

Closing Date: 30th October, 2019

More Information

Diabetes & COPD Nurse - Quay Lane Surgery

Role: Nurse

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: DIABETES & RESPIRATORY NURSE
Required for busy rural GP Practice in East Cornwall
Salary commensurate with qualifications & experience
Part-time role: 28 hours per month (1 session per week)
Fixed Term Contract: 1 year

Contact: Debbie Todd
debbietodd@nhs.net
01503 230088

Closing Date: 30th November, 2019

More Information

Advanced Nurse Practitioner- Port Isaac Surgery

Role: Other

Location: East Cornwall

Summary: Come and join our happy team!
We are a busy rural practice in beautiful North Cornwall, we comprise of 5 full time partners; have a friendly and supportive team of reception and admin staff, and a skilled nursing team who support the partners in caring for a population of 8700 patients. We have three very busy dispensaries and are based over three sites, we use Emis Web.
We are a PMS practice with a steadily expanding list size, rated ‘Good’ in all categories at our CQC inspection in January 2019. For further information on our practice please visit our website – www.portisaacsurgery.co.uk
We are looking for a permanent full or part time experienced Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) who is enthusiastic and committed to providing good quality health care and who would like to join our friendly practice team.
The ANP must be able to work autonomously be prepared to do home visits, will see patients with undifferentiated diagnoses to assess, treat, prescribe and review, referring as necessary. They will also undertake a role in managing long term conditions and work within a multi-disciplinary team to prevent unplanned hospital admissions.

It is envisaged that the post-holder will expand their role in accordance with practice requirements and their own scope of practice.
The salary we offer will be dependent upon experience.
Job Types: Full or Part-time, Permanent
Applications by CV – informal discussions welcome
Terri Clare
Practice Manager
01208 881900
tclare@nhs.net

Contact: Terri Clare/DR Malcolm McKendrick
tclare@nhs.net
01208 881900

Closing Date: 20th December, 2019

More Information

Practice Manager- Trescobeas Surgery

Role: Practice manager

Location: Carrick

Summary: Due to retirement, we are seeking a Practice Manager who can help us to uphold our consistently high standards.
Trescobeas Surgery is proud of how it delivers effective healthcare to 10,600 patients. With the support of our fantastic administrative and clinical teams, we hope that our Practice Manager will maintain the strength and efficiency of the surgery going forward.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of the needs of running a successful small to medium enterprise. A background in the NHS or Healthcare is not considered to be essential.

Contact: Dr Carol Clark
carol.clark14@nhs.net
01326315615

Closing Date: 20th September, 2020

 

Clinical Staff Login

111 Staff Login