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Hurley Group NHS GP Partnership

The Hurley Group is an NHS organisation that runs a number of practices and urgent care centres across London. We have been providing patient-centred care since 1969, working within some of the UK’s most deprived communities.

We currently employ over 300 staff compromising of 1/3rd clinical and 2/3rds non-clinical. With a number of practices and unscheduled care sites across London we are able to offer a range of opportunities for GP seeking salaried positions.

We have developed a range of roles for GPs at any stage of their career to develop their own job plan.

  • Recently qualified– opportunity to gain experience at multiple sites, CPD time and study leave, support for courses, including our leadership programme and 1:1 mentoring
  • Experienced GPs– support to develop leadership skills, support to work in CCG roles, entrepreneurial opportunities and mentor training
  • GP Trainers– we run a number of training practices and will also fund GPs to train as GP trainers, or educational supervisors, or FY2 trainers
  • Support for return to work doctors

We can offer variety in respect of the location in which you want to work

  • Large and small general practices, some co-located with other services
  • Walk-in Centres
  • Urgent Care , bringing your GP skills to the A&E Department

Some unique sessional opportunities include work with:

  • Our digital eHub
  • The GP Health Programme
  • Nursing Homes in Southwark
  • Substance Misuse services in Southwark

In all roles, we offer a range of salaries depending on experience, the NHS pension and a preferential rate for MDDUS membership.

Current Vacancies:

The Hurley Group GP First Scheme 2018

8 Clinical Sessions including CPD – £80,000 wte.

The role of the GP has never been more pivotal to patient care and to the wider scope of health and wellbeing. We are an NHS GP led organisation who are committed to providing high quality patient care and nurturing the talent of our workforce.

In order to do this we have developed an innovative and flexible work scheme for newly qualified general practitioners. The scheme, started in 2013, is a pioneering programme designed to address the need to develop leadership and management skills for newly qualified GPs and recognise the transition from registrar to salaried GP.

The Scheme

We recruit enthusiastic GPs within the first three years of qualification to join the Hurley team. Employment is on a salaried basis with flexible working opportunities, portfolio development prospects, competitive and progressive salary scale, six weeks annual leave, one week study leave and full NHS pension. GPs will be able to work across a variety of sites including large and small practices, training practices, Walk-in Centres and Urgent Care Centres. Other opportunities include:

  • Extended induction period with reduced initial workload
  • Potential for a flexible working week
  • A mentor from within the Hurley Group leadership team (clinical or managerial)
  • Facilitated monthly peer support meetings
  • Access to our online Clinical Communities platform where you can send queries to other GPs for an immediate answer, access to senior advice on tap, working in a team with regular clinical meetings and a group wide clinical governance structure
  • Access to a protected training budget, plus internally delivered training program and opportunity to shadow senior colleagues
  • Participation in innovative projects in areas of interest including managerial. IT, communications, finance
  • Access to the staff intranet
  • Hurley Group social and networking events
  • Access to on-going career development and the opportunity to take on leadership and responsibility in the future

Extended range of benefits

For an informal discussion please contact Ben Shankland bshankland@nhs.net

To apply for the scheme please send your CV, covering letter and the supporting information to lamccg.hurleygrouphr@nhs.net

Lead GP /local Medical Director

The Lead GP/local Medical Director at each site works as part of the practice leadership team partnering the Practice Manager and a dedicated senior manager to lead the site. To support and develop you in this role supervision and mentoring from one of the Hurley Group Partners and Senior Managers is available. You will also be part of an LMD peer support network with clinicians in similar roles across the group.

We currently have vacancies at the following sites:

Salaried GPs

As a salaried GP you will join a multi-disciplinary team and we would like to recruit GPs who are looking to bring their experience to these well established practices

We currently have vacancies at the following sites:

For more information, or to arrange an informal discussion, please contact Dr  Ben Shankland, GP Partner bshankland@nhs.net

To apply for any of these posts, please send your CV, Covering letter and the supporting information to lamccg.hurleygrouphr@nhs.net

Your professional development is paramount and you will be supported to attend all mandatory training and additional training to gain further skills and experience.

There are also opportunities if you wish to train as GP trainers, educational supervisors or FY2 trainers.

You will be a valued member of the whole team, encouraged to attend clinical meetings, contribute and be integral in decision making that influences the patient journey and services provided at the site. We welcome part time or job-share applications

Hurley Medical Bank

We are looking for General Practitioners (Locums/Sessional) to complement our existing GP pool of Salaried and Locum doctors and be a valued member of our clinical teams.

We offer:

  • Flexible working pattern
  • Self booking shifts online
  • Fully flexible work
  • Competitive rates
  • Fast and secure weekly payments
  • NHS pension
  • Comprehensive locum pack at each centre
  • Induction and training on IT systems
  • Future employment opportunities should you wish

GPs will have the opportunity to work in our General Practices, Walk in Centre’s, Unscheduled Care working with Emergency Departments and Minor Injury Units across London and surrounding areas.

For further information please contact our Bank team on 020 7820 0171 (thccg.hurleyrota@nhs.net)

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