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, Birmingham

Avoiding burnout and promoting self-compassion

A financial guide for GP locums

Working as a medico-legal adviser

Career development: Becoming a GP trainer

Latest GP careers

Viewpoint: Why appraisal is doing more harm than good

Viewpoint: Why appraisal is doing more harm than good

A GP appraiser says appraisal takes too much time and effort, which takes GPs away...

Mythbuster tackles common misconceptions about GP partnerships

Mythbuster tackles common misconceptions about GP partnerships

GPs leading a review to revitalise the partnership model of general practice have...

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...

Careers advice, profiles and information

Why general practice needs more young leaders

Why general practice needs more young leaders

Next Generation GP is aimed at supporting emerging leaders in general practice. Its...

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...

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...

How to deal with a GMC complaint

How to deal with a GMC complaint

Receiving a letter from the GMC informing you of a complaint can be a terrible shock....

GP careers: GPSI in movement disorders

GP careers: GPSI in movement disorders

Dr Nick Lance describes his role as a GPSI in movement disorders and answers questions...

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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