Tower Hamlets is a progressive and forward thinking Borough with plenty of opportunities for a portfolio GP to advance  their career. From the City Fringe, Brick Lane and Whitechapel to Canary Wharf and the Olympic Legacy, it’s all happening here in Tower Hamlets. Our unique history, makes Tower Hamlets a vibrant and diverse community. With our many museums, galleries and historic places of interest such as the Tower of London; the hustle and bustle of the borough’s markets and the cosmopolitan night life, Tower Hamlets has something to offer everyone who lives, works and visits our borough. The Borough has 36 GP practices, all of which are a constituent member of the GP Federation, GP Care Group CIC.

Individual practice profiles can be viewed here

Offer for newly qualified GPs joining a local practice: We may be able to support you with additional funding to undertake a postgraduate development programme. If you are thinking of applying to any of the below posts and are interested in support with personalised professional development, do contact us on thccg.cepn@nhs.net or contact Ekramul Hoque, Workforce Programmes Manager on 07956490601


Harley Grove Medical Centre (4-6 sessions/week)

 

We are a GP practice located in a diverse and thriving community of Tower Hamlets, in the heart of East London. We are currently advertising to appoint a GP who can provide a medical service in contraception, coils and implants for our patients. Harley Grove currently holds a growing number of more than 6,000 patients; we deliver high quality care and multiple services to all our patients. Recently becoming part of the Tower Hamlets HUB service, the practice collaborates with many progressive and profitable networks to cater for patients with a wide range of medical needs.

This is an exceptional opportunity to be a part of a well preforming practice. You will be supported by our highly collegial and cordial practice team. Our team of General Practitioners consists of two GP partners, two salaried GP’s and some Locum GP’s. We also have a full- time Practice Nurse, 2 Health Care Assistants and a phlebotomy service.  We also provide HUB services for the care group five days of the week.

  •         The vacancy is for 4-6 sessions/week

  •        Inclusive of 6 weeks annual leave & 1-week study leave

  •         We are a teaching practice.

  •         High performance in QOF and Enhanced Services

  •        Emis Web system

  •        Host MDT meetings

  •         Salary 9000-9500 per session MPS included

For further interest and enquiries please contact our Practice Manager, Rashme Joi:

Telephone: 020 8983 9090

Email: your CV to rashme.joi@nhs.net (Practice Manager)

Tower Hamlets Extended Hours Hub Service

The Tower hamlets extended access hubs provide primary care appointments to 111, ED and all practices in tower hamlets. The hubs are spread across 5 different networks in Tower Hamlets and offer appointments 7 day a week 6:30- 10pm weekdays and 8am – 8pm weekends. The hubs use a range of staff including GP’s, Nurses and HCAs. We monitor demand and the needs of the local population very closely in to ensure we provide an effective and robust service to our patients and practices in tower hamlets.

Contact maju.miah@nhs.net  07519105268 or liane.fitzgerald@nhs.net 07519105272


XX Place Health Centre (4 to 9 sessions)

Alderney Building, Mile End Hospital Site Bancroft Road, E1 4DG

Bromley by Bow Health Partnership provides care to 29,000 registered patients across the three sites in East London, Bromley by Bow Health Centre (CQC Good), St Andrew’s Health Center (CQC Outstanding) and XX Place Health Centre (CQC Good).  We also run St Paul’s Way Medical Centre (CQC Outstanding) in partnership with practice in our longstanding Primary Care Network.

We work in collaboration with the world renowned Bromley By Bow Centre and have developed national significant initiatives including; Social Prescribing, School of Integrated Solution’s and co-produced DIY Health programme – winning the BMJ Primary Care Team Award 2019.

We use a number of technology enabled care services including e-consultations and a Health Touch app for our patients to self-manage long term conditions.  Our patients are ably supported by multidisciplinary teams consisting of GP’s, Nurses, ANPs, Pharmacists and HCAs along with Care Navigators, Social Prescribers and advocates.  We are an established, accredited teaching and training partnership with GP Registrars, Practice Nurses undergraduate nurses and back to nursing students, medical students and pharmacists.  We have embedded strong participation in primary care research.

This is a fantastic opportunity to joining an innovative and supportive partnership at the leading edge of developing new models of care.  We are currently on an exciting change programme which combines our existing elements of addressing the wider determinants of health and social prescribing with a refreshed emphasis on co-production, patient activation and further digitalisation without loss of personalised compassionate care.

  • 4 to 9 sessions a week available

  • Development session offered weekly pro-rata giving you an opportunity to develop additional skills with mentorship from the partners and management team

  • Training practice

  • Salary package of £82214.35 pa – reviewed annually

  • Annual leave 6 weeks, pro rata study leave 1 week pro rata

For further details or to arrange an informal visit please contact Lisa Dale – Practice Manager. Lisajane.dale@nhs.net  02037570839


Harford Health Centre (4 - 8 sessions)

We are currently looking for a 4-8 session Salaried GP for maternity cover, £9,000/session FTE + indemnity cover

We are a friendly and high achieving practice at Harford Health Centre. The surgery operates from a purpose built health centre, providing you with a well-equipped and spacious working environment. Working alongside a friendly, supportive team of GPs and Nurses, and be part of a cohesive team. One of the leading practices in Tower Hamlets working in Quality Improvement

  • 4-8 sessions a week available

  • GMS list size approx. 9,700 and expanding

  • GPs see 15 patients throughout the morning session with routine call backs and 15 patients throughout the evening session with routine call backs and with one GP on duty each day.

  • On-site parking

  • EMIS WEB

  • Monthly clinical meetings

  • Excellent Nursing and Healthcare Assistant support

  • GPs are supported by 2 Clinical Pharmacist who currently organises medicine reconciliation for hospital letters and medication reviews

  • Salary circa £9k/session FTE

  •  Indemnity paid on top of salary

  •  6 weeks annual leave

  • NHS Pension

Informal visits welcomed and there will be an opportunity to work locum sessions for a ‘taster’. If you wish to contact us about this opportunity or submit your CV please call 0207 791 3960 or email pat.campbell@nhs.net


The Spitalfields Practice (Min 4 sessions a week)

Located in a vibrant and diverse part of Tower Hamlets in East London. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic General Practitioner to join our friendly, multidisciplinary team. 

  • Minimum 4 sessions per week

  • £9,500 per session per annum

  • Protected Admin & CPD time

  • 6 weeks holiday, plus bank holidays and 2 additional holiday days per year

  • 1 week’s study leave

  • Potential Partnership opportunity

  • Defence union fees paid

  • Non-NHS work paid to GP (not retained by the practice)

  • Annual discretionary  performance related bonus

  • On-call duties and home visits shared equally between all GPs 

  • Opportunities to get involved with other areas of the Practice’s work, such as teaching, quality improvement etc

Interested? Please visit our website at www.thespitalfieldspractice.nhs.uk for more information about the Practice and the services we offer. For an informal chat about the role please contact our Practice Manager, Emma Stanford, on 020 7247 7070 or by email to emma.stanford@nhs.net. To apply please submit a full CV by email to Emma.


St Pauls Way Practice (up to 1 WTE)

Located in Tower Hamlets in East London and recently rated an Outstanding Practice by CQC. We have moved to new purpose-built premises and are looking for enthusiastic GP's to join the team. We have opportunities for experienced GP's looking for a new challenge or new GP's looking for a supportive environment to develop their career. We encourage leadership and innovation and work closely with the local community and schools.

Our aim is to deliver high quality primary care which integrates with the local community while providing a supportive and enjoyable place to work.

  • Recruiting for one full time equivalent GP post

  • Part time applicants welcome

  • Flexible working patterns available

  • Competitive Salary Package including MDU and CPD

  • EMIS Web

  • Opportunities in leadership, teaching and professional development

  • NHS Pension Scheme

  • Training Practice – GP Trainees and medical students

  • High QOF and Enhanced Service achievement

  • Extended Opening times : Monday – Friday 8am-8pm and 9-5pm on Saturday

Please send enquiries for further information or CV to Dr Joe Hall, Clinical Lead joe.hall@nhs.net


The Wapping Group Practice

We are looking for an enthusiastic doctor to join our well established and friendly training practice. We are a high achieving, innovative GMS practice with 10,000 patients located in an affluent area between Canary Wharf and Tower Bridge. The post will provide ample opportunities within the practice and in Tower Hamlets to develop and enhance one’s career.

  • Young population with low home visit requirements

  • Part of a GP Network and involved in Quality Improvement via eQUIP

  • Daily clinical meetings and weekly practice meetings

  • Frequent MDTs and other on-site educational meetings

  • Teach undergraduates from two universities and training for ST1-3 as well as for Physicians Associates and nursing staff

  • Currently, we have 8 GPs (4 partners, 4 salaried), 2 x Nurses, 2 x HCA plus an extended team including a Diabetic Nurse and a Pharmacist as well as midwife, psychologist and legal advice sessions

  • We offer a competitive Salary with indemnity and GMC fees paid

  • 6 weeks annual leave and 1 week study leave plus 8 Public Holidays

Contact Dr Farrelly on 0207 481 9376 or email:  mfarrelly@nhs.net


Gough Walk Practice (4-8 sessions)

A unique opportunity to join a supportive and progressive multi-professional team in a forward thinking and innovative Tower Hamlet practice. £10,920 per session

Gough Walk has seen rapid growth over the past 12 months with a list increase of 6000 patients. This has resulted in a new dynamic team looking to develop systems to provide high quality care and good access to our 11500 patients. With further growth expected over the next 12 months we are seeking committed & enthusiastic candidates, looking for professional growth. You will have the chance to be involved in quality improvement projects with the support of allocated clinical mentors giving career and management development.  

  • Supportive and progressive environment

  • Allocated mentor

  • Opportunity to work with the local network, GP Care Group and CCG

  • Flexible to suit your work/life balance

  • Portfolio working encouraged

  • Teaching and special interests highly supported.

  • Modern, purpose built premises

  • Excellent transport links, car and bike parking

  • BMA salaried GP T&Cs 

Informal visits please contact Meher Hossain (PM) meher.hossain@nhs.net, 02075154701

Newby Health Centre, 21 Newby Place, Poplar, E140EY

Albion Health Centre (4 sessions)

We are advertising for a 4 session salaried GP per week for Albion Health Centre which can lead to become a GP Partner at Albion Health Centre. Albion Health Centre is placed at vibrant strategic location at East London which is next to Whitechapel Tube Station and opposite Royal London Hospital.

We are offering an excellent package of:

  • 10,000 per session depends on experience

  • Six weeks annual leave pro rota

  • One week study leave pro rota

A Fantastic opportunity to become a GP partner at Albion Health Centre.

We are innovative practice and open to new ideas. Plenty opportunity to develop new skills within and outside of the practice. Please see attached practice profile explaining various strength and expertise of experienced GP’s at Albion Health Centre.

Informal conversation or practice visit please contact Dr. Kayes via Email: imrul.kayes@nhs.net

Ruston St (Min 2 sessions per week)

Ruston Street Clinic, Ruston Street, Bow, London, E3 2LR

Tower Hamlets is a progressive and forward thinking CCG with plenty of opportunities for a portfolio GP to advance their career. We are an innovative training practice looking for an enthusiastic and committed GP to join our friendly and happy team. This post is a replacement for our salaried GP who is sadly leaving London.

2 sessions a week preferably a Thursday and Friday pm . Start date preferable 17th June 2019 but willing to accept later date for the right candidate.

  • Excellent package with £11,000 per session depending on experience, with indemnity and pension contributions paid and extra paid administrative time. Opportunities to earn extra money as a locum during partners leave periods.

  • 1 week study leave and 6 weeks pro rata annual leave plus protected learning time for local training.

  • Sessions structured to how you would like to practice; regular breaks or 12 min appointments, a mixture of telephone and face to face. We want to know what works for you.

  • ***No on-call sessions ***

  • Extremely low visit rate (maximum usually one per week or fortnight)

  • Ruston Street Clinic

  • Small friendly practice (list size 3,340) with diverse patient population close to Victoria Park and Victoria park village with lovely coffee shops and places for lunch.

  • GMS Practice with Enhanced Services and Network incentive schemes.

  • Part of innovative Bow Health Network (Group of 5 practices).

  • Supported by excellent, enthusiastic partners and well organised nursing and administrative staff.

  • Fully computerised system (Emis Web and AccuRx)

Informal visits are welcome by arrangement with the Practice Manager, Uzo Otusi, uzo.otusi@nhs.net; 020 8980 1652. To apply please send your CV together with a covering letter.

Limehouse Pratice (4 sessions)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed Salaried GP to work 4 sessions per week. The Limehouse Practice is team focused friendly practice based in East London. The team consists of 4 GP Partners, 2 Salaried GP’s, 2 Nurses, a part time Pharmacist and 3 HCA’s backed by an experienced administration team and a supportive Network. With a multicultural diverse population and a list size of appx 11,000, we offer a personalised list system within micro-teams, giving patients the continuity of care. We are also a teaching and training practice. We are offering an attractive salary, NHS Pension + indemnity insurance plus a generous holiday and study package. In addition the practice is exceptionally keen to foster and support the development of career interests, for example in substance misuse, teaching, family planning, urgent care work and so on

  • High NIS & QOF achieving practice

  • CQC rated Good

  • EMIS Web clinical system

  • On-Site Car Parking available

  • Good range of meetings to be involved in – MDT, Prescribing, Practice etc

  • Wide range of local enhanced services offered

  • Clinic’s held at the practice by outside healthcare professionals, e.g. Diabetes specialist nurses, CVD specialist nurses, Substance Misuse, Midwives, Health Visitors

If you are interested and would like to know more about us, please contact Carly Debenham, Practice Manager on 0207 515 2211 or by email to carly.debenham@nhs.net and we can arrange an informal visit and meet the team.