Job Title: Physician Associate
Status: Perm or Fixed Term
Salary: £38,000 to £43,000 depending on experience
FTE: Part or Full-time (28.5 – 37.5 hours)
 Location: Practices of Living Well PCN Southampton
 Accountable to: Living Well PCN Clinical Director
 Supervision exercised: General supervision is received from the accountable GP(s)

For more information please see our Physician Associate recruitment pack 

Physician Associates will provide care for patients at the individual surgeries within the Primary Care Network, taking histories and providing clinical assessments.

They will work collaboratively with the healthcare team to meet the needs of patients, supporting the delivery of primary health care.

Physician Associates will provide a holistic and clinical service, with support from GP’s as required, implementing agreed management plans and following approved protocols as appropriate, together with

Physician Associates will be appointed a GP supervisor within the Primary Care Network.

It is envisaged that the role will be a developmental role, as new role for the primary care network, and initially will help support the practices with structured care around patients with acute presentations, long term conditions and multimorbidity – including frailty.

This job description is intended to provide an outline of the key tasks and responsibilities. There may be other duties required of the post-holder referring on to other agencies and members of the PCN multidisciplinary team, training on local services will be provided. The Physician Associate you may be expected to carry out some home visits commensurate with the position. This description will be open to regular review and may be amended to take into account developments within the PCN & Partnership.

You will enjoy membership of the coveted NHS pension scheme, as well as 25 days annual leave (pro rata), generous NHS employee discounts, free parking and more.

To apply

  • Provide an up to date CV and a supporting cover letter, detailing how you meet the requirements of the role. candidate for this post
  • Indicate your availability for the interview week commencing 31st January
  • Applications are to be e-mailed to soccg.livingwell-recruitment@nhs.net

Thank you for your interest, we look forward to hearing from you.

Dave Barclay

Managing Partner (Non-clinical)