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Salaried GP Saltash Health Centre

Hours: 4-8 sessions per week
Salary: Salary up to £85,000 FTE (£10,625 sessional rate p.a.)
Closing date: 30/09/2022


Salaried GP with opportunity for partnership
Saltash Health Centre is a forward-thinking practice, with strong clinical leadership that all clinicians within the practice are encouraged to contribute to. We are a well-developed Primary Care team including Paramedics, Pharmacists, Practice Nurses, Mental Health Practitioner, Social Prescribers and First Contact Physiotherapists. Our practice has developed clinical triaging through e-consult that is being successfully used by our patient population. We are an established training practice and value education and training. We welcome foundation doctors, specialty trainees, and support training for other allied health professionals.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, forward thinking general practitioner to come and join us, whether experienced or newly qualified. We have a vacancy for a salaried GP with potential for partnership in the future. We are fortunate to have flexibility in the number of sessions we can offer, with an increasing list size of over 12,500 patients, we would like to welcome an additional GP into our team for between 4-8 sessions a week. For newly qualified GPs or those returning to practice we can offer structured mentorship.

We are a sponsoring employer able to sponsor people to work for us from outside the UK.

Saltash Health Centre is a purpose-built surgery in the town of Saltash in Cornwall which provides everything you need for a fantastic place to live and work with beautiful surrounding countryside and coast on your doorstep. We are lucky to have good transport links and a choice of excellent local schools within easy reach.

Health and wellbeing of the practice team is paramount. Our Practice ethos is to deliver excellent patient care and a great place to work. We are an enthusiastic, sociable and stable team of 4 GP Partners, 4 Salaried GPs, 4 Practice Nurses, 3 Paramedics and a Mental Health Practitioner, a large team of admin staff, plus additional ARRS resource including physiotherapists, clinical pharmacists, and social prescribers. We are active participants in our well established, award-winning East Cornwall PCN who enable us to deliver a highly successful joint flu and covid vaccination programme using volunteer staff.

We offer:
• Partnership opportunity
• Fair allocation of workload across all GP team
• Daily ‘catch up’ time with colleagues
• Booked patient contact between 09:00 – 12:00 and 14:30 – 16:00 plus protected admin time
• System1 clinical software
• Encouragement to develop clinical / non-clinical special interests

Please email Avril Tozer, Practice Business Manager or GP Partner Dr L Sowden at [email protected] for an information pack where we can share more information with you about our surgery, the partners, staff and location or your contact details if you would like to discuss further. Informal visits encouraged and welcome by appointment – please contact Avril Tozer at [email protected] or 01752 850460 to arrange. Please visit our website for further Practice information:

To apply for this job please contact:

Avril Tozer (Practice Business Manager)

Saltash Health Centre

[email protected]

01752 850460