Employer Acorn Group Practice Location Twickenham Closing date 28 Dec 2023
Sector Contract Type Hours You need to or to save a job. Job Summary
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic Physician Associate to join our growing multi-disciplinary primary care team. You will work with our current Physician Associate to deliver high quality patient care.
This permanent position is offered on a full-time basis of around 37.5 hours per week, worked over 5 days. Protected learning time, CPD, and support from a dedicated GP supervisor will be provided to help you flourish within the role.
This opportunity offers an exceptional candidate the chance to develop their career within Primary Care, and in return, Acorn Group Practice is committed to working with you to further enhance your clinical skills and progression within the role.
We welcome applications from Physician Associates from all backgrounds as we have experiencing training PAs who are new to primary care, but you would need to have passed the necessary exams for this role.
Main duties of the job
Main Duties of the Job
With support from your dedicated GP supervisor, you will provide care for the presenting patient from focused history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of care. You will demonstrate safe, clinical decision making and expert care, including assessment and diagnostic skills, for patients within the service. You will demonstrate critical thinking in the decision making process. You will work collaboratively with the healthcare team to meet the needs of the patients and support the delivery of policy and procedures. You will provide a holistic and clinical service, with support and supervision from GPs, implementing agreed management plans and following approved protocols as appropriate.