General Practitioner

An amazing job opportunity has arisen for a committed GP to work in an exceptional community clinic based in Scunthorpe.

As a GP you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

This special clinic advises patients on all types of contraception and STI testing and treatment.

This service is confidential, non-judgemental and for people of all ages, genders and orientations.

As a GP your day to day duties include:

·         Undertake new and follow up consultations including a full assessment of the medical condition, the patient’s concerns and expectations.

The post holder will enter full details of history, examination findings, diagnosis and treatment plan in the case record.

·         Follow care pathways for the common skin problems as recommended by the Consultant Dermatologist.

·         Prescribe treatment only for the presenting complaint and in accordance with the dermatology formulary and prescribing restrictions

·         Offer only those treatments or surgical procedures, which are within the scope of the contract between Virgin Care and the CCG, taking care not to undertake procedures, which are excluded from the contract.

·         Ensure that patient or carers are informed fully about the condition, answer any questions, supply written information if available and involve them in decisions about the treatment

·         Dictate a letter to the patient’s GP at the time of the consultation for every patient and arrange to review the letters and amend as necessary to an appropriate timescale.

·         Discuss or refer a patient for a consultant opinion within the community service avoiding practice outside his / her level of competence

·         Undertake appropriate surgical procedures only after training and directly observed practice has taken place and been signed off.

·         Order appropriate investigations, making sure that pathology request forms are filled in legibly with full clinical details.

·         Take responsibility for seeing and taking action on all results, including writing to the GP and patient.

·         Work with other members of staff to deliver a high quality, patient-centred service including attendance at staff meetings

·         Participate in Audit and evaluation

·         Participate in teaching and training, particularly skill transfer to primary care staff

·         Undergo annual appraisal and participate in clinical governance

·         Comply with GMC standards of Good Medical Practice

·         Undertake all required Postgraduate training and development to maintain skills

·         Work flexibly within the service to maintain a consistent standard, which may mean undertaking duties for other doctors who are on leave.


An ideal GP must have these skills and experiences as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Good interpersonal skills, courteous to patients and staff at all times

·         Enthusiastic team player

·         Open and reflective

·         Demonstrates clarity in written and spoken communication

·         Experienced practitioner of dermatology –eg work as Clinical Assistant in a hospital dermatology department or GPwSI working alongside a Consultant

·         GPVTS trained or equivalent


The successful GP will receive an excellent salary of up to £110,000 pro rata with Special Interests.

This exciting position is a Part Time role working 33 hours a week .

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         Access to a committed Learning and Development team, and we work closely with Universities and Health Education England to further your potential and support your progression.

·         Opportunities to work in different areas and various different services to gain new knowledge and experience.

·         Access to Strive for Better networks, a national support and professional network made up of NHS professionals like you, giving you the chance to constantly develop industry-leading care and quality

·         40% off Trains

·         Access to discount, free uniform and a fully paid induction as well as extras such as free hot and cold drinks

·         Group Pension


To be considered for this position you must be registered with the GMC and hold MRCGP

Reference ID: 3943

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: up to £110,000 pro rata
  • Location: Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 3943
  • Posted: 2020-07-03 12:29:11 -

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