Whatever your background, previous work experience or qualifications there will be a full-time or part-time role for you in primary care. There’s a wide range of jobs available in primary care. You could work with patients and the public as a paramedic, doctor, dentist, nurse, physiotherapist or pharmacist, or work in a public health role to improve or protect people’s health.
Before opting for a particular job role it is a good idea to consider the nature of the work, the environment in which you’ll be working and the education and training you will need. Find out more about the education and training opportunities and requirements in primary care.
The Greater Manchester Training Hub provide a rolling clinical supervision course for General Practitioners, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals working at Advance Clinical Practice level, who wish to clinically supervise the wider workforce in a Primary Care learning environment.
The NHS North West Leadership Academy (NHS NWLA) has a range of offers that are designed to provide a toolkit of insights, strategies and practical skills that will help primary care leaders step up to the challenges of modern day frontline healthcare provision and the resilience to step forward positively into future challenges.
Postgraduate Medical and Dental Training in the North West equips the next generation of doctors and dentists with the leadership capabilities to enable them to perform effectively in the delivery of future services. As effective medical leaders, they will oversee the delivery of effective, safe and high-quality care to patients, and support the development of innovation in healthcare treatment and provision. Read more »
Nursing is, very simply, a vital profession, essential to everyone’s health, and our society. There’s nowhere better to be a nurse than Greater Manchester, where the choice of roles and career paths is as diverse as the area itself. There are a range of leadership development opportunities for Nurses in Greater Manchester.
Join Dr Sara MacDermott and Dr Lisa Adams, two GPs in the Greater Manchester area, on the Primary Care Knowledge Boost podcast as they interview specialists from different subject areas with the aim of improving the confidence and knowledge of local primary care clinicians. Read more »
Our jobs vacancies page provides details of some of the latest primary care job vacancies in Greater Manchester from the NHS Jobs website.