The PMA has a reputation driven by excellence in delivering educational and support services across the non-clinical workforce.

Our work focusses on Practice & Business Managers and their teams. We’re all acutely aware of the growing strains in General Practice, with rising demands on GPs, practice nurses and the Practice Managers and Admin Teams – GP surgeries across the UK are experiencing pressures. It’s no wonder more and more PCNs, GP Practices Surgeries, and Out of Hours providers are come to PMA to help them with their PM & BM Locum requirements.

Are you a senior manager in primary care who would like to work as a consultant as part of the PMA Locum Bank.

You might be a Practice Manager, Business Manager or other senior manager looking to develop a portfolio career, you might be seeking another challenge in primary care or the wider health and care sector.

If you are interested in discussing this further please contact using the link below.

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It is our mission to be the One Stop Provider of non-clinical Healthcare Professionals across the country.

Discuss your Locum requirements

With many years of experience working across NHS and Health and Social Care our team can take the stress & hassle out of finding your non-clinical Locums, many of our team have NHS management experience themselves and understand exactly what you need, and how to provide it.

No matter how big or small your PM or BM locum needs PMA will be able to help.

Summary of activities


  • Work undertaken to support Practice/PCN partners and senior leadership team.

  • Strategy Development

  • Business Analysis

  • Business realignment

  • Bid writing

  • Funding applications

  • Dispute Management

  • Training needs analysis

  • New business opportunities

  • Digital Transformation

  • New to Practice Partnership mentoring


  • Human Resources support

  • Performance and Appraisal support

  • Accounting and Finance support

  • Patient Engagement strategies

  • Medicines Management

  • Practice Performance

  • CQC Compliance

  • IT Systems and Digital Engagement

  • QOF

  • Enhanced service delivery

    • Health checks
    • LD health checks
    • Child immunisations
    • Alerts


  • Team Development – coaching and mentoring

  • Practice/ PCN business and performance oversight

  • Recruitment and selection

  • ARRs – engaging, onboarding and embedding in to the service mix

  • Property and Estates Management

  • Risk Management

  • Practice/ PCN Governance review

  • Policies/ Procedures and Process review


  • Supporting administrative teams – coaching & mentoring

  • Correspondence Management assessment

  • Workflow review

You might be a practice with short term resourcing challenges and seeking some short term locum support in the non clinical areas of your practice.

You might be looking for a more strategic level support or have longer term requirements for non clinical support across your practice, partnerships or PCN. If you would like to discuss your requirements or you may need help in scoping your requirements or assignments.

If you are interested in discussing this further please contact using the link below.

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As a PMA member, you will benefit from regular news and updates on key issues and regulatory changes that affect GP practices. You will gain access to exclusive training and events that ensure you maintain currency of knowledge and skills. You will have the opportunity to meet and network with your peers from around the UK.

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