Leighton Road Surgery, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.
1 Leighton Road
Leighton Buzzard
Beds LU7 1LB
Tel: 01525 372571


Nurse Practitioner/Minor Illness Nurse Required

37.5 Hours per week (Job Share Considered)

Leighton Road Surgery requires a highly motivated individual to join our practice nursing team.

You will join an enthusiastic and friendly team and will have the opportunity to contribute to the development and implementation of nursing services.

Up- to- date knowledge and skills, coupled with a passion for high standards of professional care is essential, as is the ability to rise to new challenges.  In return you will be given support and encouragement to develop your role.

Prior experience of working in a GP setting as a Minor Illness Nurse, Walk in Centre or A&E experience essential, Independent Nurse Prescriber desirable but not essential.

Informal visits welcome; to arrange please telephone Alex McGarvey on 01525 215917.

Please complete the forms marked with an * and return to Judith Lakin via email judith.lakin@nhs.net as soon as possible.

Judith Lakin
Leighton Road Surgery
1 Leighton Road
Leighton Buzzard

Closing date for applications Friday 23rd May 2014 with interviews on Wednesday 28th May 2014.

Salaried General Practitioner

Leighton Road Surgery will provide you with an exciting opportunity to practice and further develop your high quality clinical skills as a member of a cohesive, energetic and forward thinking team.

  • Excellent terms and conditions
  • PMS Contract with Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (BCCG)
  • Training Practice, committed to learning and developing the whole team
  • Main site and branch surgery
  • 14,600 list 
  • Skill mixed team including a nursing department of 11
  • Telehealth to support care of Long Term Conditions
  • High calibre staff and sound organisational systems
  • Practice interests include
    • Providing new and innovative primary care services
    • Commissioning and stretching the boundaries
    • Clinical research and trials
    • Career development for all personnel
    • Vocational support, encouragement and a training culture

Interested? Please submit an up to date C.V. and covering letter outlining why you would like to join our practice to: judith.lakin@nhs.net.

Informal enquiries and visits welcomed.  Phone Stephen King or Judith Lakin on 01525 372571 or email judith.lakin@nhs.net

Closing date – Friday 30 May 2014.