Locum Doctor

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NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of approximately 784,000 people living in and around Edinburgh. We employ approximately 27,000 staff and provide a comprehensive range of primary, community and acute care services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian.

Across all areas of care, we seek to provide specialist and general services fairly and efficiently and to the highest standards. State-of-the-art buildings and our forward-looking and innovative approach have earned our hospitals recognition as centres of excellence.

Our clinical care, teaching and research have a national and growing international reputation. NHS Lothian provides an extensive range of primary care services, including mental health, GP and other community-based services. Primary care services are also provided at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, the Eastern General, Liberton and the Royal Victoria Hospital.

We also provide a comprehensive range of acute adult, paediatric and maternity services. Acute care is provided from the following sites: the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France; the Western General Hospital; St John's Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; the Royal Victoria Hospital; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building.

Working in NHS Lothian

A move to NHS Lothian will give you the chance to develop your NHS career and enhance your lifestyle. There is much to admire and enjoy in the Lothian region, from the splendour of Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital city, to the beauty and variety of the countryside and coastline.

We have the following opportunity available. Choosing Apply will redirect you to the NHS Scotland Recruitment Application page.

JOB TITLE: LOCUM DOCTOR Howden Medical Practice is a friendly and progressive GP Practice with a reputation for innovation and person-centred care. We are a 5 Partner practice seeking additional support. We are seeking either long term locums or a combination of ad hoc sessions. We are able to be flexible in relation to the applicant's preferred choice regarding number of sessions, days of work and start date. Description: • Provision of a full range of primary care services to a Practice population of 12 500 patients • Operation from refurbished NHS Health Centre • No out of hours commitment • Established Training Practice • Comprehensive Nursing and Administration Team seamlessly supporting our 5 Partner GP Team ; 1 GP Retainer, 1 Nurse Practitioner, 1 Paramedic Practitioner, 2 Practice Nurses, 2 Health Care Assistants, 1 Phlebotomist, Community Services on site , 22 Administration Team members • Committed to developing our staff • Paperlight using Vision /Docman • Encouragement and full support offered to applicants with special interests or plans to develop special interests The Practice area of Howden, Livingston is a 25 minute commute from the centre of Edinburgh and is within easy reach of Glasgow, Fife and surrounding areas with nearby airports, good rail links and the M8 providing easy access to its many local amenities. Livingston has the advantages of the town and city yet is well situated for exploration of the local countryside with its many advantages an activities. To apply, make an informal enquiry or to arrange a visit please contact Sharon Devine, Practice Manager on telephone 01506 423800/814 or e-mail sharon.devine@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk. Please visit the Practice website for more information on our Practice at www.howdenmedical.co.uk.

NHS Lothian

Edinburgh, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)131 536 9000
Web: http://careers.nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk

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31 March 2017
Location: United Kingdom Lothian Howden Health Centre
Salary: Not specified GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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