The North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group was statutorily abolished on the 1 July 2022 and replaced by NHS Suffolk and North East Essex Integrated Care Board (ICB).
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From permanent opportunities to work experience placements, from clinical careers to business management – Essex Primary Care offers excellent prospects across over 240 GP Practices locally whether you are new to healthcare or looking for a fresh challenge.

Visit the Essex Primary Care Careers website to browse and apply for current vacancies or upload your CV into our talent pool to be informed of upcoming opportunities.

Interested in what a primary care career may look like for you?

Explore the range of different roles and hear from our staff about what they love about working in primary care as well as about living in the local area.

If you have any questions get in touch with the team by emailing You could also keep up to speed with the latest opportunities via LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter.


About Essex Primary Care Careers

The concept of a local careers centre was devised by Health Education East of England (HEEoE) and North and South Essex Local Medical Committees (LMCs) as an innovative solution to addressing the ongoing difficulty in recruiting, developing and retaining GPs, Practice Nurses and Primary Care Staff in general.

Essex Primary Care Careers is currently hosted by North East Essex CCG on behalf of 7 CCGs in Essex supporting approx. 240 individual GP practices. Its primary aim is in keeping with the GP Forward View national strategy which stresses the urgent need to increase general practice workforce, retain current staff and improve workload.

Since its development in 2015, the function has built strong relationships with stakeholders across Essex in both Healthcare and Higher Education, developed a centralised website for general practice staff careers and development; delivered recruitment fairs; promoted Essex as a prime location in which to live and work; improved access to peer support and networking and promoted coaching and mentoring as well as leadership development.

Essex Primary Care Careers is publicly funded by the East of England HEE and the local CCGs.


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