Resident Pharmacist

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
21 May 2020
20 Jun 2020

Job Description

We are seeking motivated band 6 pharmacists to join our team of residents at St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

This rotational post provides an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated pharmacist to develop and use their medicines optimisation knowledge and skills to enhance the patient experience and improve flow across the Trust. Rotations are available in haematology and oncology; paediatrics; surgery and neurology; general, acute and specialist medicine; cardiology and cardiac surgery; technical services; medicines information and formulary; patient services; Queen Mary's Hospital.

New rotations include clinical trials and the medicines administration pharmacists which is an exciting new opportunity that you can be involved in.
You will be expected to:

• Be a role model and actively promote safe, evidence based prescribing
• Support and promote medicines optimisation services in your designated specialty

• Support the 24 hour pharmacy service that is provided at St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

• Engage with the wider healthcare team to ensure patients are discharged in a timely and safe manner

• Provide education and training for undergraduate healthcare professionals
• Be actively involved in audit and research

• Deliver metrics that demonstrate the benefit of this role in providing pharmaceutical services to patients

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and reliable with good interpersonal skills. You must possess a Master's degree in pharmacy and have completed the certificate in General Pharmacy Practice.

The Pharmacy service is highly regarded in the Trust and has over 200 staff members. The department is friendly, forward thinking and constantly expanding with opportunities for personal development and further postgraduate education. We support the development of independent pharmacist prescribers as a new model of care for our patients.

This position may close earlier than the advertised closing date if a sufficient number of applications have been received.

We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below.

Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email.

If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:

- The machine readable zone
- An ultra violet image
- An infra red image

As part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.

Ref: 401788491

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