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Date Added: Mon 11/07/2022

Lead Physician

Milton Keynes, MK9, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Lead Physician - Milton Keynes
Full or part time opportunities available
Competitive Salary
At Blackberry Clinic you'll be welcomed. You'll find an inclusive environment where you can be yourself and where everyone is driven by the same purpose - helping people live longer, healthier and happier lives.
As an experienced Doctor, you'll be making a difference every day. Feel less pressured in a flexible and dynamic role with a supportive network and a healthy work-life balance. Expect autonomy and an environment where collaboration is celebrated.
Role Overview
We are looking to recruit for a Lead Physician for our centre based in Milton Keynes. Being part of a very experienced and strong multi-disciplinary team, you will be managing a team of GPs, overseeing their work and exploring matters that may need resolving. Working closely with the Centre Manager, Area Manager and Client, you will also be looking after the development and growth of your team and the expansion of your centre's services. You will be joining a community of Lead Physicians within Blackberry, where you will be expected to support each other and be involved in collaborative work especially when it comes to improvement of practices. You will also have the chance of working alongside other senior clinical team members within Bupa.
What you'll do:
As the Lead physician, your duties will involve, but are not limited to:
* Manage Bupa Health assessments/private GP work at Bupa Health Centres as agreed
* Manage a team comprised of salaried, self-employed and locum doctors
* Oversee results management by clinicians
* Encourage learning and development in the doctor team also providing coaching, mentoring and support of the doctor team as appropriate
* Share communications/important information with the doctor team in the most appropriate way locally.
* Arrange doctor meetings and circulate minutes
* Support centre manager and admin team with clinical queries e.g., from bookings team, from customers
* Work together with other clinical and non-clinical team members to develop the centre (e.g., in-house referrals) and help resolve any centre issues
* Work with colleague LPs to share best practice and support colleagues in their roles
What you'll bring:
* GMC registered with a licence to practice and on the GP register
* Substantial postgraduate experience (minimum 5 years as a GP)
* Previous experience as an appraiser, mentor and in some kind of leadership role is desirable
* Experience in delivering high levels of customer satisfaction whilst maintaining commercial focus
* Experience in managing underperformance/disagreements
* Undertakes regular CPD activities in line with requirements of appraisal and revalidation
Why Blackberry?
Our benefits are driven by what matters to our people. It's important to us that these benefits support a work-life balance that keeps people healthy, both mentally and physically. As a Lead Physician you'll be eligible for:
* Paid private indemnity
* Paid study leave
* 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays (pro-rata)
* Bupa health insurance as a benefit in kind
* Pension plan
* Yearly pay review
To find more information, for an informal discussion before
applying, please contact Mark Sheldon on (phone number removed)
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