North Cumbria can offer a range of opportunities for those working in primary care.
We have urban and rural practices, we are developing a mixed primary care workforce and our strong collaborative approach there are opportunities to design roles across organisations.

There are also opportunities to link into research, teaching, specialism and management and leadership.

For GPs we welcome trainees, established practitioners and newly qualified GPs for whom we can guarantee study time to explore opportunities of your own interest through our supported Fellowship Programme.

For nurses we offer a range of specialist roles and a new Nursing Fellowship Programme with additional support.

We are developing other roles, you can read more below:

Why consider north Cumbria?

We can offer a range of opportunities and experiences in communities that value their primary care teams. We can offer a range of roles - that you may be help to develop - to suit you and your ambitions. We would urge you to get in touch to have a chat about what may be possible via:

What can we offer people wanting to work as GPs?

•    Flexible working
•    Partner roles
•    Salaried positions
•    Roles across organisations

What type of Practices do we have?

•    Traditional Practices, Social Enterprise Providers and a Not-for-Profit collaborative
•    Trainee positions
•    Newly qualified support through our Fellowship Programme
•    Experienced roles
•    Rural and Urban
•    Small and Large
•    In person and remote opportunities

What opportunities do we have?

We have Practice nurses, nurse practitioners and opportunities to specialise in specific areas such as diabetes, long term conditions and children’s health.

You can find out more via:

We have a range of roles including:

  • Physicians Associates
  • Medical Support Workers
  • Social prescribers and allied link workers
  • Care and Wellbeing co-ordinators
  • Pharmacy
  • Paramedic
  • Mental Health workers