Recruitment

Join our Team

Your career with Hope Farm Medical Centre is an exciting opportunity. We will support you at every step; through appraisal, regular feedback and your progression it will allow you to plan your career whilst receiving the right nurturing support and development.

It is important that as members of our team you understand the company’s mission and feel part of it. We support all staff with clearly defined roles and boundaries and we outline how you can support the company with achieving our mission of Helping Patients Lead Healthier Lives.

Why work for us?

We are an innovative forward thinking practice that likes to challenge perceptions of general practice. We are growing the multi-disciplinary team at Hope Farm Medical Centre and in addition to the traditional skill mix of doctors, advanced nurse practitioner, practice nurses and healthcare assistants at the practice, we now also have within our skill mix physiotherapists, wellbeing coordinators and social prescribing link workers, a clinical pharmacist, GP Assistants, Care Coordinators and an Occupational Therapist. This enables the medical centre to provide a holistic approach to our patient population, leading the development of these innovative roles within the general practice workforce.

We also score highly by patients in surveys and feedback, and at our last inspection we were graded as outstanding by the CQC for the caring domain. Continuity of care is very important to the team at Hope Farm Medical Centre and we actively strive for excellent access for our patient population to enable continuity of care. Where possible we use digital technology as a positive disruptor in advancing patient care and access to the medical centre.

Can’t see a specific role?

Not to worry – we are always looking for talented individuals and positive disruptors who want to improve lives! Please send your CV and a cover letter to us on hopefarm.medicalcentre@nhs.net

Current vacancies

General Practice Occupational Therapist with mental health experience

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist with an interest in mental health to be employed by and work in a general practice setting. We are trail-blazing the development of this role in primary care and if you are  passionate about delivering the Occupational Therapy role in primary care we want to hear from you!

You will be dynamic, innovative and motivated OT with an understanding and passion for MDT working to enhance the service by supporting patients to help better manage their own self-care, keep them well and reduce unnecessary visits. You will be helping to develop an innovative service in a primary care setting, focusing on early intervention for individuals with complex needs, preventing escalation of problems, and wider deterioration of the individual. You will be promoting the equal value of physical and mental health needs for our patient population by upskilling colleagues and supporting their understanding in delivering more collaborative and coordinated self-care. You will focus on resolving health and social issues at an early stage, helping to minimise crisis situations, inappropriate presentation or admissions to residential or hospitalised care.

This is a tremendous opportunity to join a forward thinking Practice committed to maintaining the high standards of healthcare we provide. We have a vision for healthcare that is sustainable, high quality and offers excellent patient and staff experience. Our services are designed to reflect the needs of the population they serve, and promote lifestyle health and wellbeing.

To view more detail, including a job description and person specification, click this link to open the NHS Jobs advert & start the application process.