Oakenhurst Medical Practice

Oakenhurst Medical Practice, Barbara Castle Way Health Centre, Simmons Street, Blackburn, BB2 1AX

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OAKENHURST MEDICAL PRACTICE

BARBARA CASTLE WAY HEALTH CENTRE, BLACKBURN, BB2 1AX

GP LOCUM VACANCY – 6 SESSIONS PER WEEK

With view to Partnership

Due to the recent retirement of two long standing GP Partners we are looking for a Locum GP from January 2021. This is a wonderful opportunity to join a motivated and committed team with the view to progressing to a partnership in the future.

We are a large training practice who prides ourselves in delivering high quality care whilst maintaining the traditional values of patient-centred family medicine.

The ideal candidate would be an enthusiastic and forward thinking GP who is ready to embrace change and innovation within this well established and dedicated team. There is scope for personal development and to develop special interests within the practice that has achieved fantastic doctor retention and which always strives to deliver the best quality care to our patients. There would be 6-7 session flexibility with the opportunity to pursue a portfolio career.

Our practice is based in a purpose built Health Centre in central Blackburn and we have a branch surgery in Mellor, within the Ribble Valley. We are a 5 GP Partner Practice and are looking to recruit a 6th partner from April 2022.

Other information about us:

· Patient List Size 11,000;

· Excellent QOF Attainment;

· Relatively highearning Practice;

· Rated Good by CQC;

· Training Practice for Manchester University and UNCLAN Medical Students;

· Fully computerised / Paperlight;

· EMIS Web Clinical System;

· Impressive new spacious premises with wide array of clinical facilities and MDT on-site;

· GP Car Parking;

· Locum Surgery Times 10:00-12:30 and 14:30 – 17:00, with flexibility.

Part Time / Job Share would be considered.

To apply please send an up to date CV with covering letter and details of two references to Angela Newman, Practice Manager – oaken.hurst@nhs.net

The GP partners and Practice Manager would be delighted for any applicant to have an informal MS Teams chat or a tour of the Practice, before any application, if you wish to learn more about us.

Closing date for Applications is Noon on Monday 7th December 2020.