Salaried  GP Position

Bute Practice
Isle of Bute, Argyll and Bute
10 Jun 2019
19 Jul 2019
General Practice
Career Level
GP (salaried)
Contract Type
Full Time

Wonderful opportunity to achieve a fantastic work/life balance on the Cowal Peninsula  with our generous annual leave and exceptional salary in our friendly nine doctor innovative and supportive dual site practice.

This post offers the chance to work in a small practice with all the advantages that brings, while at the same time having the peer support, effective governance, and training opportunities that come with being part of a larger practice.

While this role is Dunoon based, there would also be the opportunity to work on the Isle of Bute, and participate in the on-call rota, as well as to be involved in the community hospital if you wanted to expand your skill set, or income. 

With miles of unspoiled beaches, stunning scenery,  and facilities to go horse riding, kayaking, cycling, sailing and fishing,  there are plenty of ways to make the most of the lifestyle that this position offers.

The area has excellent amenities including a private nursery, primary schools, a modern secondary school and a college.

Dunoon offers a selection of shops and facilities including a leisure centre and cinema, and there are excellent restaurants in the surrounding countryside, but also has excellent transport links to Glasgow only 65 minutes away.

  • 12 weeks annual leave plus statutory holidays
  • Generous annual salary with the opportunity to grow your income
  • 9,500 patients across 2 sites (3100 at Dunoon site)
  • Patient contacts 20-30 per day with minimal visiting
  • An opportunity to participate in exciting medicine with a Community Hospital and small A&E (Bute site) 
  • 6-8 session commitment sought but happy to consider job sharing and part time working 

Informal visits welcome.

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Applications by Friday 19th July 2019

Informal enquiries/applications with CV to: Graham Bolton, Practice Manager, Bute Practice, Health Centre, Rothesay, Bute PA20 9JL or alternatively, please click the apply button to apply.