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Named GP

Every patient has a named GP responsible for overseeing their care.  If you are unsure who your named GP is please ask.

Family & Friends Test (FFT) 


Changes to our On-line Services


Out of Hours

To contact a doctor when the surgery is closed at weekends and between the hours of 6.30 pm and 8.00 am Monday to Friday, please telephone NHS 111 (dial 111 from your phone for free) and your call will automatically be forwarded to the Somerset Out of Hours Medical Service

Telephone Advice

If you need to speak to a doctor or nurse on the telephone, please try to telephone (Williton 632701) either between 8.30 am and 9.00 am or between 11.30 am and 12 noon, when the clinician is more likely to be available. We try not to interrupt consultations except in an emergency.


As a large practice, we sometimes have vacancies become available within our friendly practice team. Details of any positions currently available are outlined briefly below. Please contract the surgery if you are interested in a post and would like any further information for us.

There are currently no vacancies with the Practice Team.

There is currently the following vacancy with the West Somerset GP Federation of local practices: 

Administrator Required – West Somerset GP Federation Living Better Project

Part-time: 20 hours per week
Salary: £9.63 per hour

We are looking for an administrator to join our West Somerset GP Federation Living Better project.

This project aims to support patients in the community with any level of need whether medical, social, domestic or other. Community Living Better nurses are attached to each GP practice to provide medical care and advanced personalised care planning. They are supported by a Village Agent who connects lonely and isolated individuals to voluntary groups and other organisations in the community.

Working 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday, you will provide administrative support to our Single Point of Access (SPA) by managing referrals, contacting patients, collecting data, putting together information resources and supporting our team of nurses.

Applicants should have excellent communication, customer service and IT skills to include a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and in particular Excel.

This post will be hosted by Taunton & Somerset NHS Trust as the employer and based in West Somerset. This is a fixed term post of one year and extension of this will be subject to budget renewal in April 2018.

For further details please contact Sharon Rowe, Practice Manager, Irnham Lodge Surgery on 01643 700480 or email

Closing date for applications: Friday 27 October.

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