Practice Managers

Practice managers are integral to the smooth and effective running of a GP practice. Depending on the size of the practice, the manager will be involved with a wide range of activities, such as business planning, finance, recruitment of staff, training and IT.

While formal qualifications or prior experience in healthcare management are not mandatory for this role, most practice managers have management experience in some capacity, and a particular experience of finance and people management. Practice managers are integral to the smooth and effective running of a GP practice.

Training and Qualifications

Practice managers are often staff who have previously worked within administration within the practice. Although no specific qualification is required to become a practice manager there are some training opportunities available that can support your development if your career goal is practice management.

News and Resources

News

Apprenticeships Survey

NWL Training Hub are conducting a survey to understand what apprenticeships are currently in post and how we can best support practices interested in training and upskilling their staff via apprenticeships and what barriers may be in the way of this. We would appreciate any practice or PCN managers taking the time to completing the…