The closing date is 26 October 2020
Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity within a supportive team?
Local Care Direct delivers a range of primary and urgent healthcare services across West Yorkshire. We have various part time & full time vacancies for Physician Associates at our contact centre in Bradley. If you are interested in working in our friendly, flexible organisation then please apply now.
Under 3 years qualified: £19.93 per hour + 30% after 6pm Mon to Fri & all day Sat, Sun & BH
3+ years qualified: £24.79 per hour + 30% after 6pm Mon to Fri & all day Sat, Sun & BH
Location: Local Care Direct, Contact Centre, Unit 2, Longbow Close, Bradley, Huddersfield, HD2 1GQ
Shifts: Various full time and part time shifts available working 09.00-17.00 Monday to Friday
If you are interested in this vacancy we would love to hear from you! Apply now via NHS Jobs or if you require any further information please contact us.
Main Duties of the job
As a PA you will be acting within your professional boundaries, providing care for patients from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of their care under the supervision of a GP. You will demonstrate safe, clinical decision-making and expert care for patients accessing the urgent care services delivered by Local Care Direct in consultation with a named GP. You will work with the multi-disciplinary team to support the delivery of policy and procedures and meet the needs of patients.
Mentorship and supervision will be provided by designated GP. The level and type of supervision will be dependent on the post holders skills and knowledge and determined by the organisations clinical governance arrangements. You will follow recommended annual appraisals and continuing professional development set out by the Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA).
A few Benefits of working for Local Care Direct are:
NHS Pensions Scheme
Individual clinical supervision
ACP clinical forum
CPD monthly training sessions
Clinical guardian audit feedback
Opportunity to build a clinical portfolio in face to face, ED Streaming, Walk in Centre, Urgent Treatment centre, home visiting and telephone/video consultation
Opportunity to work more flexibly
Regular salary reviews
Free Flu Jab
Dedicated friendly clinical team leaders
The Unit 2 Contact Centre has free onsite parking available