Salaried General Practitioner

Recruiter
NHS Highland
Location
Wick, Highland
Posted
05 Jul 2019
Closes
05 Aug 2019
Sector
GP
Specialty
General Practice
Career Level
GP (salaried)
Contract Type
Permanent

Be the doctor you always wanted to be!  Venture to the north of the Scottish Highlands and see what you’re missing!

GENERAL PRACTITIONERS (salaried role)

Riverview Practice, Wick, Caithness, North Highland

Salary Scale: £77,090 – £86,898 (18/19 rates) (depending on experience), plus car allowance of £5k per annum, CNORIS cover, 6 weeks annual leave per annum and 2 weeks study leave. Golden Hello incentives and relocation packages are also available to eligible candidates.

We are looking for salaried GPs to join our friendly, dynamic team at Riverview Medical in Wick.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our multi disciplinary team, working together to provide high quality, patient centred service to our 7,600 patients. 

Our team includes GP’s, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner, Advanced Physio Practitioner, Practice Nurses, Practice Management and very experienced Clinical support.  We will also be introducing mental health roles into our practice in the near future.

The county of Caithness offers a well-developed health and social care network including the Rural General Hospital in Wick. There is no out-of-hours attached to this role, however sessions are available locally if you are interested.

To top all this off, you will be living and working in an area of outstanding beauty, with a wide range of sporting, social and cultural activities available.   Internationally renowned surfing is right on your doorstep along with spectacular scenery and wildlife in abundance; including puffins, whales and the stunning Aurora Borealis.

We are happy to consider variations in working pattern, try hard to accommodate any special interests you may have, and consider applications from new and/or more experienced doctors.

For an informal chat or to arrange a visit to the practice, please contact Joanna Groves, Riverview Practice Manager on 01955 602355 or alternatively Dr Paul Davidson, Associate Medical Director, Primary Care, mobile 07557 014061.

Find out more about Caithness and the surrounding area at:

http://investcaithness.com/                                              http://www.venture-north.co.uk/

https://www.northcoast500.com/home.aspx                http://www.wicktown.co.uk/

 Find out more about the benefits of becoming a rural GP at nhshighland-rural.scot.nhs.uk.

A full information pack is available electronically by e-mailing northarea.recruitment@nhs.net (quoting job reference: JF/GPs/Riverview/July19) or by contacting H.R. Services, Caithness General Hospital, Wick, KW1 5NS, Tel: 01955 880403.

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS 12 noon on 5th August 2019

https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=591522

 

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