Practice manager

Practice managers are vital to the successful running of GP surgeries. You'll manage the business aspect of the surgery, making sure that patients are at the centre of the surgery's operations. 

Working life

A GP surgery is a patient's first and most frequent point of contact with the NHS and you'll be responsible for its smooth running. You could have a team of ten GPs and other clinical staff, with as many as 20,000 registered patients.

You will be involved in a wide range of activities, including:

So the role usually combines:

Who will I work with?

Practice managers will work with a variety of staff who work from or are based within the practice. These staff will typically include GPspractice nurses, medical secretaries, receptionists, dietitians, pharmacists and others.

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