The Partners would like to inform patients that Dr Carol Pretswell has decided to leave the Practice at the end of this month for pastures new as a Research Physician.
Carol has been with the Practice for around 14 years, firstly as a Locum GP, Salaried GP and then the last 7 years as a Partner.
We will all miss her, but wish her good luck and best wishes for the future.
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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:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
The surgery was re inspected by CQC and achieved 'Good'.
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