Assistant Practice Manager

Negotiable / Penarth

Job title: Assistant Practice Manager
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Penarth Healthcare Partnership, Stanwell Road
Town / City: Penarth
Postcode: CF64 3XE

37.5 Hours

Who are we?

Penarth Healthcare Partnership is a forward looking, innovative and sustainable GP practice in the seaside town of Penarth.  We have 9 doctors (8 partners) 5 nurses, 2 healthcare assistants and an in-house pharmacist. Three of our partners are lecturers with Cardiff University. We also have close links with the RCGP, LMC and Cardiff & Vale University Health Board through our partners other interests. Our patient list is circa 13500, we are the largest GP practice in the Eastern Vale Cluster, and we occupy a purpose built surgery, in a central location, which we hope to further enhance over the coming years to meet the wider needs of our patients and the community.  We currently train 1st, 2nd & 3rd year medical students and have plans to become a training practice within the next year, with a successful preliminary application already submitted to the Welsh Deanery.  We are the designated GP practice for the Waverley Care Home, although we have patients in other residential and nursing homes, and work closely with our cluster based clinical colleagues to provide care to our residential patients.

Who we are looking for?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and enthusiastic assistant practice manager or senior administrator to join an innovative and progressive practice in Penarth.  This position would also be suitable for the practice manager of a smaller practice who wishes to further their career in a bigger practice, with more opportunities to expand their skills. 

We are forward looking and happy to embrace change, we are keen to be innovative to provide the best care for our patients and the best working environment that we can. We are currently involved in a major pilot project with the Transformation Team. We undertake research and are a PICRIS practice.

The successful applicant will work closely with the practice manager to further the aims of the practice. Please see Additional Documentation for full job description and requirements.

Salary by negotiation.


Please see the attached job description and personal spec. If you have the skills, experience and the drive to join us on our journey, we would love to hear from you.  Informal visits are welcome.  Please contact Siân Pugh on 02920713273 or email   Formal applications should be by CV with a covering letter.

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Closing date 1st September 2019.  Interviews first week of September.

This position is not currently open to new applicants.