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SALARIED GP VACANCY - Please see Latest News for further details.

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General Practitioner Required

Vacancy for a General Practitioner – 6 to 8 sessions per week



Closing date for applications:



Applications can be made by sending a CV either by post to Worden Medical Centre, West Paddock, Leyland, PR25 1HR or email to:


Tracy Williams

Practice Manager


Worden Medical Centre is looking to recruit a General Practitioner to fill a position of 8 clinical sessions per week across 4 or 5 days (days to be negotiated). This could also be for 2 part time GPs looking at 4 or 5 sessions per week.

A competitive salary will be offered to the right candidate as a salaried or principal partner.

Worden Medical Centre has been an established surgery serving the Leyland population of 12,500 patients for more than 30 years. The practice premises are purpose built with further plans to increase the number of clinical rooms in the next nine months.

We have 6 GP Partners and 1 salaried GP who have worked closely together for over 20 years to deliver an excellent and progressive service to our patient population. We currently train Y4 and Y5 medical students, with a long term aim to train GP trainees and FY2 doctors. The GP team is supported by an innovative team of nurses and administrators;

Nursing team: Nurse Manager, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner, 3 Practice Nurses, Community Specialist Nurse and Health Care Assistant.

Administrative Team: Practice Manager, Assistant Manager, Pharmacy Technician, 2 Medical Secretaries, Admin and Reception team of 15.

If you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please do hesitate to contact me for an informal chat – Tracy Williams, Practice Manager, 01772 426441 or email

 Job Description

 Person Specification

August 2017

The surgery was re inspected by CQC and achieved 'Good'.

You can see the full reports online via the CQC website:

28th July 2017 - Vacancy Filled

Medicines Coordinator Required

We currently have a vacancy for a Pharmacy Technician to fill the role of Medicines Co-ordinator. Hours are 37.5 per week, Monday to Friday. Please see NHS Jobs or click on the link below.

Job Reference: J180-A-17-157279


21st July 2017 - Vacancy Filled

Medical Receptionist Required

We are looking to recruit a part time receptionist, 19 hours per week, Monday and Friday.Please see NHS Jobs or click on the link below:

Job Reference: J180-A-17-156116

Changes to Appointments - March 2017

We are currently in the process of changing our appointment system to allow for more appointments to be available 2-3 days ahead, as well as the opportunity to book in advance. Please bear with us during the changeover.

It would be helpful if you registered for our Online Services, as this give you the opportunity to see what appointments are available to book. Other than on the day urgent appointments, the variety and number of pre-bookable appointments available are the same online or through the surgery. Please use the link  Patient Online Services to register or contact the surgery.

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