GP Partner/Salaried GP Vacancy (Saltcoats)


The Health Centre, 17-19 Raise Street, SALTCOATS, KA21 5LX

Drs Cameron, Monaghan, Hardy, Cunningham, Johnson, Björnsson,

da Silva Neto, Watson and Gray


Flexible sessions and start date.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31 March 2021.

Due to planned retirement, Saltcoats Group Practice are seeking an enthusiastic, committed doctor to join our progressive and pro-active team providing high quality care to our patients on the Ayrshire coast.

We are a fully staffed, well-established team who take pride in caring for our 11,000 patients. We are a happy, stable and democratic practice and strive for a healthy work life balance. Our GP team includes experience and enthusiasm with our breadth of interests offering a highly supportive and enjoyable work environment. There are no further retirements planned in foreseeable future. We are complemented by full time pharmacy support, smoking cessation staff, community link worker, and community psychiatric nurse. Our medical students consistently value their learning at Saltcoats Group Practice.

Successful applicants can enjoy:

* 7 weeks annual leave pro rata for Partner, plus public holidays

* Allocated study leave

* Full parity from commencement of partnership

* Health centre setting with no buy in

* A friendly working environment with regular coffee, informal and CPD lunches

* Excellent managerial and admin support with low staff turn over

* Skilled, experienced and committed nursing team including ANP

We are commutable from Glasgow and within Ayrshire, just steps from Saltcoats train station. Our new doctor will be a conscientious and enthusiastic team worker.

NHS Ayrshire & Arran can confirm that any GP taking up a substantive post (Salaried or Partner) at Saltcoats Group Practice for more than two years, providing more than 4 sessions a week and who has never received a Golden Hello anywhere in the UK, may be eligible to apply for a Golden Hello payment to the value of £10,740.74, however should the individual work less than 4 sessions a week only 60% of the Golden Hello payment will be available.

Applications welcomed with covering Letter and CV or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the Practice Manager, Mrs Margaret Gray via email to or by telephone on 01294 487410.

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