GP (General Practitioner)

AHP's 2096

Vacancy: General Practitioner

Job Reference: 2096

Location: Sevenoaks Medical Centre, Sevenoaks (May include virtual work)

Reports to: Lead Physician (Bupa) and Medical Director (KIMS Hospital)

Hours: Full Time / Part Time / Sessional hours considered

Job Summary: Working as part of our team in the BUPA Health centre at Sevenoaks Medical Centre you will deliver primary care consultations and health assessments to customers of Bupa Health Clinics in accordance with policies and guidelines, ensuring a high-quality service which delivers high customer satisfaction.

You will provide support for the Sevenoaks Medical Centre and KIMS Hospital Private GP Service which is an accessible general practice service with a varied clinical caseload. 

Role Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of health assessments/private GP work onsite/in clinic understanding there may be circumstances where it is necessary to undertake digital assessments via telephone and video
  • Undertake clinical work in accordance with the standards of good clinical practice generally accepted within the UK, and within ethical guidelines as suggested by the GMC and defined in Bupa Health Clinics Policies
  • Provide private general medical services to individuals seeking a private GP consultation at a convenient time involving a wide range of health needs in a primary care setting.
  • Completing private medical reports and examinations (e.g. Insurance companies) on behalf of the service
  • Manage clinical workload from the centre clinical team including taking on additional duties such as supporting the services management of results and deputising for colleagues

Person Specification:

  • GMC registered with a licence to practice and on the GP register
  • 1 year of relevant post full GP registration experience in the NHS.
  • If returning to practice following a career break to have evidence of at least 2 years NHS work in the past and to have completed the returner and refresher scheme
  • Current experience in general practice with excellent clinical decision-making skills
  • Needs to be a team player with excellent communication skills
  • Needs to share our passion for patient focused, evidence-based healthcare.
  • Committed to the role of the private healthcare sector in the UK; with a strong passion for delivering more affordable healthcare, with better health outcomes, for our customers and patients.

KIMS Hospital employees enjoy the following benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Health Insurance
  • 33 Days annual leave plus extra time off for your birthday
  • Life Assurance
  • Annual Flu Vaccination
  • Free Eye Test
  • 40% staff discount on some KIMS Services
  • Sessional rate of £90 per hour 

If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, Juliet would be happy to help. Please give her a call on 01622 538114 or email juliet.shand@kims.org.uk.

At KIMS Hospital we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive working environment. We strive to create a workforce that reflects the communities we serve and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Any offers of employment made by KIMS Hospital for this/these position(s) will be subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK and receipt of a satisfactory DBS Certificate from the Disclosure & Barring Service.   Information about the DBS checks can be found at https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Posted 30th November 2021

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