Clacton on Sea
East Lynne Medical Centre
Advertising Salary
Careers Site Advertising End Date
23 Jun 2023
About the Role

East Lynne Medical Centre is looking for a locum GP to join their busy practice to cover 6 sessions a week.  

Working as part of our multidisciplinary team, you will have the opportunity to support and care for a diverse patient group.  The role will include all general duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care, as well as:
  • Undertaking a variety of duties including 15 minute surgery consultations, this is a mixture of F2F, video and telephone consultations/queries.
  • No tasks and pathology reporting required.
  • Making professional, autonomous decisions in relation to presenting medical problems, whether self-referred or referred from other healthcare workers within the organisation;
  • Assessing the healthcare needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems;
  • Screening patients for disease risk factors and early signs of illness;
  • Developing care plans for health in consultation with patients and in line with current practice disease management protocols;
  • Providing health education;
  • Recording clear consultation notes to agreed standards;
  • Collecting data for audit purposes and complying with QOF requirements;
  • Delivering enhanced services;
  • Compiling and issuing computer-generated acute and repeat prescriptions;
  • All general duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care.

About the Candidate
All applicants should have the following qualifications:
  • Fully qualified GP with GMC registration
  • Annual appraisal and revalidation (when appropriate)
  • Be on the NHSE medical performers list
and skills, including:
  • Good understanding and experience of chronic disease management, and primary prevention and screening services;
  • Ability to take responsibility for your own career development, learning and performance and are responsible for ensuring that all your mandatory training is in date;
  • Awareness of and compliance with all relevant practice policies and guidelines, e.g. prescribing, confidentiality, data protection, health and safety;
  • Commitment to life-long learning and audit to ensure evidence-based best practice;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in a confidential manner.

About Us

This is an exciting time to join East Lynne Medical Centre: we are on a journey to excellence.  We have a renewed energy and are striving to improve healthcare for all our 8,366 patients. We are a team of multi-disciplinary highly skilled health careprofessionals who are passionate about what we do and are driving innovation toimprove our patients experience and outcomes.

Our PCN clinical roles consist of paramedics, clinical pharmacists, physiotherapists, McMillan cancer care nurse, care coordinators, GP assistants, physician associates, children’s mental health worker & children’s counsellor as well as social prescribers.  All these roles work towards bridging the gap between primary and secondary care, as well as giving our PCN patients an improved assessment and service.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Please note this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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