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Following on from supporting the national effort against COVID19, at Practice Plus Group we have adapted our application processes in order to speed up recruitment and reduce face to face contact.

General Practitioner vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HMP Isle of Wight
Health in Justice
Parkhurst Road
Isle of Wight
PO30 5RS
Contract type:
Schedule type:
Full Time
Closing date:
Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 23:59
£100,000 - £100,000 / Year

Are you looking for a new GP role in an environment where no two days are the same?

Our prison GPs are extremely valued and well respected members of the Offender Health community. Delivering first class healthcare to a group with such a wide variety of patients, GPs at Practice Plus Group get the opportunity to further develop their knowledge in areas they that wouldn’t usually experience within a practice, or even A&E environment.

HMP Isle of Wight was opened in April 2009; it was formed by the clustering of three former establishments HMP Parkhurst, HMP Albany and HMP Camp Hill. HMP Isle of Wight's present role is a category B male training prison. The prison holds approximately 1100 prisoners on two sites with a central administration.
Practice Plus Group provide GP and nursing primary healthcare services, primary mental healthcare, sexual health, substance misuse, health promotion, podiatry and physiotherapy services.

What will you be doing?

As a member of the Multi-Disciplinary Team, the General Practitioner will provide clinical assessment and diagnosis to patient’s requirements and make timely decisions regarding future management. You will also provide a highly specialist resource to other healthcare staff, patients and carers and have active involvement in clinical governance/effectiveness activities.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role, you will have:-

• Experience of working as a General Practitioner
•Willingness to provide mentoring and support to all other Clinicians where appropriate
•Evidence of continuing professional development
•Knowledge of methods of developing clinical quality assurance and evidence based practice
•Evidence of up to date knowledge and skills
•Evidence of ability to maintain and monitor high standards of care
•Evidence of audit activities
•Ability to communicate with people of all capabilities and attitudes


• Inclusion in the GMC Register
• On a CCG Medical Performance List
• RCGP pt 1 (or willing to undertake)

Additional Information

Practice Plus Group is the leading independent providers of health and social care services and we’re growing fast. We operate in over 40 prison services where we work with all types of offenders in all categories of prisons across England.

If so, please upload your CV for further information about this role or working in a prison environment please contact us by email:

Employment is subject to satisfactory references, a DBS check and prison vetting.

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