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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

Location:  Bayview House Care Home , Thurso & Achvarasdal Care Home, Reay Grade:  Band 4, £20,302 - £22,910
Category:  Personal & Social Care Salary:  £20,302 - £22,910 pro rata
Contract:  Permanent Duration:
Region:  Highland Hours: As & when required
Job type: PartTime Date posted:  21 Aug 2017
Ref:  NW2/17/054 Closing date:  20 Oct 2017
Highland Health & Social Care Partnership Location – Bayview House Care Home , Thurso & Achvarasdal Care Home, Reay BANK SOCIAL CARE WORKER Permanent, As & when required Salary Scale: Band 4, £20,302 - £22,910 pro rata Plus enhancements where appropriate Highland Health and Social Care Services help people from all walks of life, as well as their families or carers. Health and Social Care in Highland provides help and assistance in many situations arising due to illness, disability, old age or poverty. The post is responsible for supporting vulnerable people in residential setting and to contribute to the movement and treatment of clients to maximise their physical comfort. For further information please refer to job description. In order to be able to carry out the duties of this post effectively and safely, candidates will be able to provide evidence of a good basic education, good written communication and report writing skills. Applicants should have experience in working with people in a care setting. Minimum of SVQ 2 in Social Care or equivalent and commitment to achieve SVQ3 in Social Care or equivalent plus holding or commitment to work towards a PDA in Administration of Medication. For further information please refer to the person specification. Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Claire McIntosh, Unit Manager, 01847 892314 or Hannah McIntosh, Unit Manager on 01847 811226. Application Forms and Job Descriptions can be downloaded via our website www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk or available from, and to be returned to, the Employment Services Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW, Telephone 01463 705150 or by emailing your name and address to nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net Please quote reference in the subject line of your email – NW2/17/054 B Closing date for completed applications: - Friday 20th October, 2017
How to apply:
A paper application form can be downloaded here in Microsoft Word or PDF format

Job packs

Additional vacancy information: (application pack)

http://www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/uploads/12/Social Care Worker JD.doc

Contact information

 General Contact
Recruitment Team
Phone: Fax: n/a
Email: nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net  
 Informal Contact
Hannah McIntosh, Unit Manager
Phone: 01847 811226 Fax:
Email: nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net

Employer details

 NHS Highland
Website: http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk
Organisation information:
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
NHS Highland, Headquarters: Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness