Vacancy Enquiries –

Phone01539 718080

Treating people the way we’d like to be treated. 

We are an innovative, vibrant and expanding GP Surgery in Kendal. We are keen to attract caring, motivated and passionate colleagues, with excellent communication and clinical skills. We hope you can consider joining our well-established family practice and help us build our team fit for an exciting future.

Care Navigator – 37 hours per week

We are looking for an energetic and professional Care Navigator who is proactive and works well on their own initiative to join our busy team.

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Care Navigator

If the above sounds appealing, we would love to hear from you. Please contact Antonia Coathup (01539 718080) for an informal discussion if you would like to find out more.

How to Apply: Please forward a current C.V. with covering letter to Antonia Coathup, Office Manager, to the Helme Chase Surgery Address.

Closing Date: 4th June 2020


First Contact Physiotherapist – Kendal Primary Care Network 

Kendal Primary Care Network are currently seeking a First Contact Physiotherapist to join their team.

Kendal Primary Care Network includes each of the 3 GP Practices in Kendal, and the role will be based at the Gateway Centre, Captain French Surgery, Kendal.

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First Contact Physiotherapist

How to Apply: Please apply through NHS Jobs 

Closing Date: 4th June 2020

Why work with us?

The James Cochrane Practice has a long standing reputation for excellent patient care, as the largest General Practice in the South Lakes area we have a registered list of over 17,000 patients and operate from 2 sites in Kendal. We can offer you an invigorating and supportive working environment with excellent opportunities for career development. You will be working alongside compassionate colleagues, who strive for a good work / life balance while achieving high-quality patient care.

Would you like to put your passion into practice seeing patients supported by a large and diverse team? If this sounds appealing, why not come and talk to us. We can offer flexible working packages, and sessions.

Our team includes GPs, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Pharmacists, and a diverse nursing team, supported by an experienced administrative and dispensing team. We offer weekly clinical MDT meetings, scheduled coffee time mid-morning each day and have exciting clinical development opportunities to experience and potentially get involved with:

  • Dermatology GPwSI clinics
  • ENT GPwSI clinics
  • Sexual Health and Women’s Health clinics
  • Minor Surgery clinics
  • GPST and Medical Student training
  • Visiting Vascular Surgery clinic
  • Hosting private Occupational Health clinics
  • Visiting Integrated Musculoskeletal service

Medical Students

We have opportunities for medical students to support our medical administration team. Please get in touch with Emma Turner (01539 718080) for an informal chat.

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