Associate Medical Director / Lead GP – North East of England

Closing date for applications: Friday 8th July 2022

Full time, permanent

IntraHealth are currently recruiting for an Associate Medical Director / Lead GP to lead the development of forward-thinking, high quality and strategic medical programmes and services. The successful candidate will be working as part of a team of AMDs within the company. This role will drive improvements to services and patient care across IntraHealth’s group of practices. The role will collaborate across the Company in order help us to continue to deliver high quality medical services at our well-established practices.

This is an excellent opportunity for those looking to develop their careers in Primary Care by combining clinical care with leadership responsibilities. The role will be split between a practice- based lead GP role and organisational leadership and development work. The postholder will work closely with and support IntraHealth’s Organisational Medical Director and work alongside existing AMDs.  The individual will act as an ambassador for IntraHealth by participating in relevant industry forums, contributing to leadership activities and establishing a reputation and network within the wider community of primary care providers.

The ideal candidate will have leadership experience along with the ability and desire to work in multifunctional teams to create and implement innovative solutions. The clinical sessions will be delivered at our Hallgarth Practice.

We are keen to accommodate the specific interests of candidates and particularly encourage applications from individuals whose skills match one or more of the following specialisms:

  • Service development
  • Research/ academic medicine
  • GP training and development
  • Change management
  • Corporate engagement/ networking
  • Mentioning/Clinical supervision/colleague professional development

If you are interested in joining our supportive and friendly team, we can offer: –

  • Excellent salary and employment benefits, including BMA contract, 31 days annual leave and NHS pension, optional salary sacrifice schemes
  • Opportunities for role progression and personal and career development
  • We provide peer support, educational opportunities and help towards mandatory training and development

Our aim is to provide an excellent standard of primary care whilst supporting personal and professional development. Our people are our most valued asset and we encourage our employees to develop their skills and interests locally and within the wider organisation.

The role will be based at Hallgarth practice for the clinical work and Head Office for the leadership aspect but will require travel to other clinical sites.

Our Organisational Medical Director, Dr David Anderson, will be happy to receive informal enquiries and visits are welcome – 0191 5181564.

Applications in writing with CV and the name of 2 referees to Natalie Coils, HR Administrator, William Brown Centre, Manor Way, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 5TW or email to:

Salary Overview

Associate medical director person spec and job description June 2022