GP Maternity Cover – To Commence in August 2019, for 6 months

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated GP to join our team at Streamside Surgery. You will earn the rate of a locum, whilst enjoying the team environment of a salaried role.

We are seeking to cover salaried position between 4 – 8 sessions per week; we are flexible on how this is provided. ‘Competitive salary available’

Streamside Surgery is a small friendly practice situated in Thornbury Health Centre. Thornbury is a semi-rural market town about 20 minutes’ drive from Bristol City Centre and 10 minutes from the M5 and M4. It also has excellent schools and amenities.

  • The Practice currently has Four Partners and a full complement of clinical and non-clinical staff. We provide high quality care to our patients, and have excellent ratings for patient access and satisfaction.
  • List Size 5200 with 22% over 65
  • Dynamic and Innovative Leadership team, open to new ideas.
  • NHS Choices Excellent. Patient satisfaction survey overall 2nd highest in CCG 2016.
  • Friendly doctors and staff!
  • High doctor – patient continuity [~80% contacts with same doctor]
  • Low visits: average one per day per doctor.
  • Supportive and efficient administration team, processing of documents and workflow
  • No OOH
  • CQC inspected April 2016 – with Good across the board – recent CQC telephone call resulted in no visit, no change in rating.
  • The practice consistently achieves high QOF achievements
  • Participating in all Local and national enhanced services



Special interest encouraged and supported

All applicants welcome regardless of time qualified and open to GPs on retainer scheme.


The successful applicant/s will be joining a friendly and dedicated team fully supported by nursing, managerial and administration teams.

Informal visits to the practice are welcome. Further information please contact Stephanie Celso (Practice Manager) Email or telephone 01454 422730.


Please apply by email with CV and covering letter by Friday 26th July 2019