OHL Vacancies

About One Health Lewisham

One Health Lewisham is the federation of all the General Practices within the London Borough of Lewisham, working collaboratively to ensure high quality, equitable, and sustainable primary care across Lewisham.

Established in 2017, One Health Lewisham is wholly owned by the GP surgeries of Lewisham, together representing over 300,000 patients. We work on behalf of practices, patients, and staff to deliver healthcare services in the community.

One Health Lewisham has grown out of four neighbourhood GP federations in the North, Centre, South-East, and South-West of the borough. Our work remains rooted in these local communities as we develop pan-Lewisham working to reduce variation and improve quality for patients, achieve economies of scale, and support practices.


Access Administrator, GP Home Visiting Service

Work pattern: 16 hours per week (Between 8am-6pm Monday-Friday)

Pay/Salary:  £10.50-£12.00 per hour

Location:  One Health Lewisham, Moorside Clinic, Lewisham BR15EP

The Receptionist for the service will contribute towards delivering the below listed service / patient outcomes:

  • Improved and faster access to care for housebound patients
  • Improved patient experience
  • Improved patient outcomes
  • Prevent deterioration and unnecessary A&E attendances/admissions (especially UTI and Pneumonia
  • admissions)
  • Improve long term care for house bound patients with chronic conditions
  • Improved coordination of care

The OHL Home Visiting Service:

Lewisham Home Visiting Service is an OHL developed service, which supports local GP Practices by conducting rapid home visits by clinicians to housebound patients in order to deliver care in the community and help them to manage their demand.

To find out more download the Job Description by clicking here

To apply for this role please send a CV and Covering letter to recruitment@onehealthlewisham.co.uk

Closing Date: 5pm Wednesday 27th November 

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Lead Social Prescriber for Primary Care Network

Full time: 37.5 hours/ week, fixed term contract until March 31st 2020 (subject to renewal)

Salary: £26,000- £31,000  pro rata

Working in collaboration with local Primary Care Networks (PCNs) and Age UK Lewisham and Southwark (AUKLS), we will be providing social prescribers to primary care in Lewisham. This role will be a collaboration between One Health Lewisham and Age UK, in the provision of social prescribers for patients of Primary Care Networks.

Purpose of job:

Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to ‘link workers’ who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me’ and take a holistic approach to an individual’s health and wellbeing, connecting people to diverse community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support. Link workers also support existing groups to be accessible and sustainable and help people to start new community groups, working collaboratively with all local diverse partners.

The lead social prescriber would provide line management and leadership to the PCN social prescribers, whilst acting as the liaison between the social prescribers and the PCNs, OHL and AUKLS. As well as their lead management role, they will also be working in a link worker capacity.

To find out more and view the JD click here

Closing date: Thursday 21st November 2019

To apply please send a CV and Covering Letter to recruitment@onehealthlewisham.co.uk

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SAS Service Manager

Full Time / 37.5 hours per week

Salary is £35-000 – £40,000

Job summary:

Responsibility for the smooth, efficient and profitable running of the service in various locations, and maintaining a happy and committed team.

Receive, assist and direct patients in accessing the appropriate service or healthcare professional in a courteous, efficient and effective way.

Provide general assistance to the team and project a positive and friendly image to patients and other visitors, either in person or via the telephone.

To find out more download the Job Description by clicking here

To apply for this role please send a CV and Covering letter to recruitment@onehealthlewisham.co.uk

Closing Date: Thursday 14th November 

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Clinical Service Director -GP Development

Full Time

Job Summary:

One Health Lewisham, the GP Federation in Lewisham, is recruiting clinical service leads to work full time within the organisation. The clinical service lead will undertake a mixture of clinical GP work and clinical leadership and management. This will be both to provide clinical care to patients and support a growing number of clinical services and population health projects.

The clinical service lead will be able to evidence experience in clinical leadership and quality improvement, alongside a high level of commitment to service development. Knowledge of service improvement methodologies or population health management would be desirable. The Clinical Lead will also be experienced in primary care and have an understanding of the wider health systems within the NHS and local stakeholders.

You will be a qualified GP, and may have an area of specialist interest.

Download the Job Description by clicking here

Download the Person Specification by clicking here

To apply for this role please send a CV and Covering letter to recruitment@onehealthlewisham.co.uk

Closing date: Extended to 5pm Thursday 28th November

Interview dates: Thursday 14th November pm, and Friday 15th November pm

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Other/External Opportunities

South Lewisham Practice – Modality 
Social Prescribing Link Worker
Contact: Dawn Lait
Telephone: 07967 707576
Email: dawnlait@nhs.net
Closing Date 18th November 2019

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PORTFOLIO GP ROLES

Innovation in collaboration

There are a range of innovative and portfolio roles for clinicians in Lewisham. This shows the diversity of practice and opportunities there are in Lewisham. We hope to showcase current roles to promote portfolio working and encourage you to apply to any new roles which are advertised.

There are also opportunities for salaried, sessional, locum and partner GPs in Lewisham, which can be combined with the portfolio roles or taken alone.

Here are examples of the current roles and clinicians working portfolio careers within OHL.

Portfolio Roles

Are you a GP looking for opportunities for some non clinical work? One Health Lewisham have developed various portfolio and leadership roles which complement clinical practice.

We are currently recruiting:

Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Home Visiting)

One Health Lewisham (OHL) GP federation is recruiting to the role of Advanced Nurse Practitioner as part of a brand new general practice home visiting service in Lewisham. The role is available as a WTE (37.5hour per week) or on a part-time basis (20 hours per week minimum)

The Lewisham Home Visiting Service is an OHL developed service which will support local GP Practices by conducting rapid home visits by clinicians to housebound patients in order to deliver care in the community and help them to manage their demand.

Click here for Job Description

Click here for Person Specification

Click here to apply

 

New practitioners group for new GP trainees

We will be starting a new practitioners group for new GP trainees which will offer a supportive environment offering professional development with peers. Clinical cases and personal issues can be discussed and support provided between members of the group. The group will start in September 2019 and we currently have 12 spaces available.

Participants will be funded 2 hours every 2 weeks for their time which equates to 1 session per month at a rate of £10,000 per session.

To apply to join the group please send a CV and cover letter via email to anushka.mehrotra@onehealthlewisham.co.uk and jane.cooper@onehealthlewisham.co.uk

We welcome GPs who are considering working on the GP retainer scheme in Lewisham to contact us as we may be able to support you find a local practice to work in. Click here for more information.