GP CAREERS

Being a GP provides many options for future career development and many GPs are also now opting for portfolio careers. For jobs, career advice and information keep an eye on our GP Careers section or visit GP Jobs.

Starting as a GP partner: Ensuring the new partnership is a success

GP Job of the Week: Salaried GP, Manchester

A financial guide for GP locums

Why general practice needs more young leaders

Understanding tax and your NHS pension

Career development: Becoming a GP trainer

Latest GP careers

Where can GPs access help and support if they are struggling to cope?

Where can GPs access help and support if they are struggling to cope?

GPonline provides a list of organisations that can help GPs who are dealing with...

A day in the life of a prison GP

A day in the life of a prison GP

Dr Patrick Staite tells GP Jobs what it is like to work as a prison GP.

GP trainers work longer hours than trainers in hospitals

GP trainers work longer hours than trainers in hospitals

GP trainers are working longer hours than trainers in hospitals and the heavy workload...

Careers advice, profiles and information

Working as a medico-legal adviser

Working as a medico-legal adviser

Drs Samantha Bell, Edward Farnan and Sissy Frank explain how they became medico-legal...

Assessing a GP educator's training video - a marking grid

Assessing a GP educator's training video - a marking grid

GP trainers need to provide evidence of peer review of a teaching episode as part...

10 tips for newly-qualified GPs

10 tips for newly-qualified GPs

Medical Protection medicolegal adviser and GP Dr Rachel Birch shares her top tips...

Minimising risk as a GP locum

Minimising risk as a GP locum

Working in unfamiliar surroundings means locum GPs need to take extra steps to mitigate...

How GPs can reduce risk when working in unscheduled care

How GPs can reduce risk when working in unscheduled care

A few simple steps can help make out-of-hours and unscheduled care safer and reduce...

Marketing yourself as a GP locum

Marketing yourself as a GP locum

Effective marketing can help GP locums find new work opportunities and secure more...

Avoiding burnout and promoting self-compassion

Avoiding burnout and promoting self-compassion

Burnout among GPs is increasingly common. Dr Suzy Jordache, senior medical educator...

Paying tax as a GP locum

Paying tax as a GP locum

Medical accountant Jenny Stone explains how you pay your tax as a GP locum.

Why GP locums should join a chambers

Why GP locums should join a chambers

There are many benefits to being part of a chambers if you are a locum GP, but what...

GP locums: Setting up as a limited company

GP locums: Setting up as a limited company

Accountant Jenny Stone highlights the pros and cons of setting up as a limited company...

Starting as a GP partner: Working with the practice team and your CPD

Starting as a GP partner: Working with the practice team and your CPD

In the third part of this three-part guide, Dr Tillmann Jacobi looks at working with...

Starting as a GP partner: Getting to know your practice

Starting as a GP partner: Getting to know your practice

In this three-part guide for new GP partners, Dr Tillmann Jacobi provides some practical...

GP locums

Succeed as a locum with MIMS Learning

Succeed as a locum with MIMS Learning

MIMS Learning has launched 4 learning plans worth over 21 CPD credits to give you...

How GP locums should handle patient complaints

How GP locums should handle patient complaints

MDU medico-legal adviser Dr Beverley Ward explains the particular challenges for...

Preparing for appraisal as a GP locum

Preparing for appraisal as a GP locum

Dr Anna Cumisky provides an overview of the things to consider when preparing for...

Wellbeing for GPs

Wellbeing for GPs: The importance of looking after ourselves

Wellbeing for GPs: The importance of looking after ourselves

As humans we all have the same needs for rest and recuperation, and it is worth spending...

Wellbeing for GPs: It is time we addressed doctors' unmet needs

Wellbeing for GPs: It is time we addressed doctors' unmet needs

As GPs we have all come across PUNs and DENs. But it's now time we started to consider...

Wellbeing for GPs: How sharing our experiences can help sustain us

Wellbeing for GPs: How sharing our experiences can help sustain us

Dr Jennifer Napier explains how 'Schwartz Rounds', where a multidisciplinary group...

GP training

GP training: Undertaking a home visit

GP training: Undertaking a home visit

GPs need to be skilled in home visits, but they can often be complex. Dr Pipin Singh...

GP training: Conducting a telephone consultation

GP training: Conducting a telephone consultation

GP trainees need to conduct effective telephone consultations. Dr Pipin Singh offers...

GP training: The Swiss cheese model for significant event analysis

GP training: The Swiss cheese model for significant event analysis

Dr Prashini Naidoo explains how the 'Swiss cheese model' can be used by GP trainees...

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