GP Initial 12 month fixed term (starting December 2022 or before) with option to extend 4 sessions plus – Forest Health Care, Cinderford/Ruardean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

Due to retirement of a longstanding partner we are looking to recruit a dynamic GP to join our forward-thinking team. Nestling in the glorious Forest of Dean, our Cinderford surgery serves the town and surrounding rural communities.  In spacious, environmentally friendly new premises, we occupy the first purpose-built, dementia-friendly surgery in the UK. Patients can also access a full range of services at our branch site in Ruardean where every consulting room has a stunning view of the Welsh mountains.

We offer a unique blend of charm and challenge, with Cinderford West in the top 10% nationally for deprivation indices for income and employment but a genuinely welcoming community.

  • Friendly, democratic partnership of 3 plus 2 salaried GPs supported by 2 ANPs, prescribing nurses, prescribing clinical pharmacist and a longstanding, dedicated clinical and non-clinical team. We also host an increasing number of PCN additional roles services including mental health nurse, pharmacy technicians and dietician
  • There are opportunities for additional sessions in practice and at the Dilke Community hospital where we are contracted to provide care for inpatients, or for the PCN extended hours service.
  • Regular practice meetings and inhouse/PCN training
  • Training Practice suitable for newly qualified GPs and supportive of Spark CPD projects.
  • 7900 registered patients
  • Dispensing practice
  • Good CQC rating (Aug 2019)
  • Keen participant of Forest of Dean PCN of 11 practices
  • TPP SystmOne + econsult
  • Good balance of telephone and F2F appointments. Pro rata duty and patient list allocation
  • Fortnightly Sexual Health Clinic run by GP partner
  • Specialist clinical interests encouraged and supported


See our fantastic Cinderford premises in this video:

For more information or to arrange in informal visit please call or email practice manager Andrea Till on 01594 821036 or


By: | 10th May 2022 | Vacancies