A vacancy which would suit a newly qualified GP looking for their first steps in General Practice, or a GP seeking a step towards Partnership; we will support and develop GPs who are keen to make this step.

We will support and develop GPs with our innovative induction programme, which includes protected weekly mentoring time.

We are a supportive, friendly and caring Practice. We actively encourage colleagues to develop individual interests and we value the importance of being inspired and enthused by our work. We are open to new ideas and ways of working.

We ensure a healthy work-life balance is maintained through the decisions we make.
We continually review our working structure to enable this.
Your opinions and well-being matter.

We are a GP Training Practice. We support medical students, Foundation doctors and ST trainees, alongside a GP Retainer.

About us:
– 2 partners and 6 Associate (salaried) GP’s
– Daily coffee-break together
– Mentoring scheme for Associates
– Daily Home Visiting and Urgent Care Nurses
– Low home visit rate for GPs
– Extensively skilled nursing team, including nurse prescribers.
– Extremely supportive and highly-trained Reception Team.
– Prescribing clinical practice pharmacist – senior in local pharmacy pilot
– CPD well supported in-house and with external training
– Modern, spacious, purpose built premises
– GP Training practice
– Undergraduate teaching
– Research Practice
– We support a local care home that specialises in caring for people with dementia
– Monthly whole-team lunch
– Close to the Independant cafes of Church Rd, including the award-winning Bristol Loaf.
– We are a registered Park-Run Practice.
– Achieved overall ‘good’ CQC rating

More information
Informal visits are very welcome. For more information and our Practice Profile, or for informal enquiries, please contact Dr Phil Simmons at philip.simmons@nhs.net or Dr Simon Clausen at simon.clausen@nhs.net .

How to Apply
Applications can be made by submitting your CV and a covering letter, to philip.simmons@nhs.net .

Closing date: applications to be received by 08.00 on Thursday 2nd April 2020. However, we may close this post earlier should we have identified suitable applicants before the closing date.

Interviews will be held week-commencing 6th April 2020 here at Air Balloon Surgery.


Feb 2020