Clinical Pharmacist (Band 6 or Band 7) - Grimsby or Scunthorpe

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust - More jobs by this advertiser

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic pharmacy team that will support you to develop your clinical knowledge and skills?

If you are a motivated Pharmacist or pharmacist to be, come and join our team at Diana Princess of wales hospital, Grimsby or Scunthorpe General Hospital.

The successful candidate will provide high quality clinical pharmacy services as a member of our ward based tea. This post provides an ideal opportunity for either newly qualified pharmacists looking for their first post in hospital or for existing Band 6 Pharmacists looking for experience of working in a Band 7 post.

We are a successful, innovative and forward-thinking department, with patient care at the centre of our decision making. Our Trust gives Medicines Management and Medicines Optimisation high priority. We have invested in a, purpose built, state of the art, aseptic unit. The Pharmacy department has been successful in outsourcing outpatient dispensing, implementing electronic medicines management for all inpatient wards and rolled out electronic prescribing in our Haematology and Oncology service. Our department is also the first Pharmacy department in the country to have worked with external stakeholders to develop community infusion clinics. We also led on the introduction of unique electronic locking systems for medicine cupboards which releases significant nursing time and improves medicines security. Our next major objectives are to implement electronic prescribing for all our inpatient and outpatient ward areas.

We are actively using skill mix and role development to enhance job content and quality at all levels of the department. The department is supported by a robust Pharmacy technician management structure, enabling our Pharmacists to be actively involved in and focus on clinical and professional aspects of patient care. We provide a Medicines Reconciliation Service to all beds in the hospital which in turn supports the one-stop dispensing service and utilisation of patients own medicines.

The post holders will develop skills in Clinical Pharmacy, Oncology, Medicines Information. Clinical Pharmacy diploma training is also supported for permanent staff. There are opportunities for band 6 Pharmacists who demonstrate specific competencies and who continue to study for a clinical pharmacy diploma to apply for band 7 positions internally. All pharmacists are encouraged and supported to undertake training to become independent prescribers to develop their clinical roles further.

Northern Lincolnshire combines rural charm with bustling picturesque market towns and villages. The area is well served by roads and rail, it is less than three hours to London, and Humberside Airport has daily flights to European airports. The famous Humber Bridge enables you to reach Hull and the ferry port for travelling to mainland Europe. Housing standards are high with prices below the national average.

Please note: This Clinical Pharmacist post suitable for newly qualified Pharmacists, registered applicants, or those wishing to gain experience in an acute trust environment.

Incentives for the right candidate may be available under the Trust Recruitment and Retention Incentive Policy.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Manjeet Kaur,
Pharmacist Clinical Team Manager on 01724 290095

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

Grimsby, Lincolnshire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1472 874111

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11 September 2019
Location: United Kingdom Grimsby or Scunthorpe
Salary: B6 £30,401 - £37,267 B7£37,570-£43,772 prpa GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Allied Health
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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