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Expressions of interest are invited to provide primary medical services under a General Medical Services Contract or Primary Medical Services Agreement for approximately 7,880 patients in the North West area of Edinburgh. The GMS services are currently being provided from GP owned premises at East Craigs Medical Practice, 10 Bughtlin Market, Edinburgh. EH12 8XP and applicants should be aware that the availability of these premises is subject to further discussion with the owners.

This is an excellent opportunity to improve health outcomes and NHS Lothian would welcome applications from interested parties that will deliver high quality primary medical services responsive to the needs of the 7,880 patients. As well as delivering essential services, the successful provider will be expected to offer a range of additional and enhanced services.

It is a requirement that all applicants meet the criteria of section 17L of the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978, as amended.

Further details are available on the Public Contracts Scotland website
Applicants should register as a supplier and applications should be lodged electronically by NOON on September 22nd 2017

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Job details

 JM15764 - Bank Occupational Therapist
Location:  Various Grade:  Band 6 (£26,565 - £35,577)
Category:  Allied Health Professions Salary:  £26302 to £35225
Contract:  Permanent Duration:
Region:  Grampian Hours: 0.00
Job type: PartTime Date posted:  05 Jan 2017
Ref:  124463/SHOW Closing date:  31 Dec 2017
This post provides an exciting opportunity for an innovative, enthusiastic therapist to join the OT service in acute as a bank occupational therapist. You may be asked to provide cover at ARI or Woodend and the requirement for hours will be mainly at weekends to cover elective or trauma orthopaedics or accident and emergency.

The post will involve working closely with the multi-disciplinary team to assess/treat patients with the aim of maximising independence and facilitating prompt discharge.

Opportunities for personal development (CPD) are encouraged with access to support and in-service training programme.

To obtain a Job Description for this post please click on the following link - JM15764 - Bank Occupational Therapist.pdf

For informal enquiries please contact: Wendy Greenstreet Head of OT for the Acute Sector on 01224 559774

Closing Date: OPEN.
How to apply:
You can apply online, click here to start the process

Contact information

 General Contact
Phone: 01224 556523 Fax: 01224 556862
Email: Grampian.Recruitment@nhs.net  
 Informal Contact
Phone: Fax:

Employer details

 NHS Grampian
NHS Grampian, which is one of the 10 principal Health Boards in Scotland, provides healthcare services to the north-east of the country, covering the local government areas administered by Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Morayshire Councils. We employ around 17,000 staff who deliver our services to half a million people spread across 3,000 square miles of city, town, village and rural communities. We have extremely close links to the University of Aberdeen (with its internationally renowned Medical School and Dental School) and Robert Gordon University. These close links have made us a centre of pioneering medical research in a number of fields.

Aberdeen, as a major Scottish city, is where most of our hospitals are located. Elgin in Moray, is the site of Dr Gray’s and the principal General hospital is in the west of Grampian. In addition, there are a further 14 Community Hospitals, situated in each of the main towns.

As an employer, we take great care to ensure that all staff have a safe, happy and professional environment in which to work. Clear policies, covering everything from Dignity at Work to Leave for Domestic, Personal and Family reasons - as well as a comprehensive Occupational Health Service - give our staff confidence and security. We are a listening, caring and people focused organisation. As a diverse and welcoming employer our employment practices are both flexible and family-friendly. In our approach we aim to be innovative and professional. We are proud of our heritage, proud of our area, history and traditions, and proud of the service we provide to the people of North-East Scotland.
Website: http://www.nhsgrampian.org/jobs
Organisation information:
To apply online please visit www.nhsgrampian.org/jobs
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
Westholme, Woodend Hospital, Queens Road, Aberdeen, AB15 6LS