Ongoing Training: For one afternoon per month we focus on clinical and staff development and training, and during this time the surgery will be closed. If you require medical assistance during this time please dial NHS 111.



The surgery works closely with West Cumbria Carers and Gillian the support worker - if you would like more information, please ask any member of the surgery team who can help you.


Improving your care

Health services in Furness are introducing 'shared records'. Shared records allow health professionals to share some limited information from your medical records with other health services that provide you with care. For more information please pick up a 'changes to your medical records' leaflet from the surgery. more information is also available at



Opportunities have arisen for:
Waterloo house are looking to recruit a GP

Waterloo House are looking to recruit a Phlebotomist to work within our Nursing Team. The role will be 18 hours per week plus extra to cover holidays and other absences. Salary dependant on experience. Previous phlebotomy experience and certification essential.  Job description available on waterloo house practice website. Closing date midnight Friday 20th August 2021


Please send application and covering letter to

 A Medical Administrator to join the Practice Team at Waterloo House Surgery. The post will be full time (37.5 hours per weeks). Salary will be £8.91 per hour.
The right candidates must be highly motivated and will provide patients with a friendly and confidential service. You will be responsible for all aspects of clinical administration including:
• Deal with prescription processing, liaising with patients and chemists regarding queries and prescription requests
• Assist patients in accessing the appropriate service by booking patient appointments and signposting
• Maintaining accurate medical records
• Undertake a variety of administrative duties to assist in the smooth running of the practice.
You must possess the skills to work within a team or on your own initiative. The post holder must have a commitment to supporting the service, be flexible and be actively involved with cross cover. You must possess good IT skills, good time management and the ability to prioritise when under pressure. Problem solving is an essential skill that is also required. We expect the candidate to demonstrate a high level of communication skills both written and verbal and be able to work in a highly confidential environment.
The post-holder is responsible for providing comprehensive and efficient support to colleagues, the GP’s and patients. Experience in an administrative role is essential.
A job specification can be found on Waterloo House Surgery’s website and will be sent out to those who are successful in gaining an interview.
Applications will close at Midnight on Friday 13th August 2021 or when a sufficient number of suitable applications are received.
Please send your CV and covering letter to:
The post holder will be subject to references and DBS clearance.

Administrator person specification

 Health Care Assistant

Waterloo House Surgery is seeking an enthusiastic person to join our team as a 'Health Care Assistant” to work with our supportive group of five Practice Nurses, our trainee Nurse Associate, HCA and Phlebotomist. This is a part time position for 17 hours over 2 days.

 Previous HCA experience essential, preferably qualified to NVQ level 3

 Rate of pay offered will be based on skills and experience

 Job description and person specification available on practice website

  Please send a CV and cover letter to the Practice Clinical Manager

 Closing date midnight Friday 13th August 2021


Dawn Roberts

Practice Clinical Manager

Waterloo House Surgery

Lapstone Road



LA18 4BY

TEL: 01229 402800

Job description

Person specification

Locum GP Needed for Maternity cover

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our friendly, forward thinking team at Waterloo House Surgery for a long term locum GP position to cover Maternity Leave (6 sessions per week). 

We are a thriving Practice in the beautiful Lake District in the town of Millom.  We are a well established, friendly training practice looking after approximately 8000 patients in and around Millom.  The Practice is based in new, purpose built premises co-located with the Community Hospital. 

Our Practice currently comprises of 3 GP Partners, 3 salaried GPs, a Nurse Practitioner, a Practice Pharmacist, a highly skilled Nursing Team and efficient Admin Team.

We are a high achieving, organised Practice and were rated as “Outstanding” in our most recent CQC inspection.  We are also actively involved with our local PCN.

For the right candidate, working in this fast paced environment with a diverse workforce there may be the opportunity for a permanent, full time role in the future.


Please apply in writing with covering letter and CV to email:


Or by post to


Claire Jackson

Practice Manager

Waterloo House Surgery

Millom Hospital

Lapstone Road


LA18 4BY

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