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Grove Medical Practice

Fixed Term GP Position (12-month contract)

Covering for Parental leave

Six sessions per week, starting May 2021

We are looking for an enthusiastic GP to join us on a fixed-term 12-month contract starting in May 2021 to cover for Parental leave.  We are a newly-merged practice in the historic market town of St Ives, Cambridgeshire.

Who we are:

  • Well established, part-dispensing GMS practice with a list size just of just under 16,000 patients
  • Friendly and supportive team clinical consisting of 9 GP Partners, 1 Salaried GP, 4 Practice Nurses and four Healthcare assistants.
  • Training practice (both GP registrars and Cambridge medical students)
  • Approaching completion of an extensive extension and refurbishment of our practice premises
  • Active in medical research with many opportunities to participate and be involved.
  • Member practice of the St Ives Primary Care Network and host employer for several PCN roles providing access to Pharmacy Technician, Social Prescriber Link Work and First Contact Physio support
  • Lead PCN practice for the delivery of local COVID-19 vaccination services
  • Member of the West Cambridgeshire GP Federation and a hub-site for local Extended Access clinics
  • Developing a new Same-Day Service to support patients with acute medical needs delivered by an Advanced Clinical Practitioner and Duty Doctor

How we work:

  • Six sessions per week
  • Each sessions includes telephone triage and face-to- face appointments
  • Each GP covers a share of paperwork and results
  • Six weeks annual leave (pro-rata) plus one week study leave (pro rata) per annum

Informal visits are welcome and the closing date for applications is 12 April 2021.  Interviews will be held 22 April 2021.  Please send your application (including your CV and a supporting letter) to:

Simon Stitson                                                               Dr Emma Gayton

Practice Business Manager                                  GP Partner

Grove Medical Practice                                          Grove Medical Practice

Cromwell Place                                                   

St Ives                                                                          07801431488

PE27 5JD

(01480) 884991 – Direct Line

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