Full Time Specialist Pharmacist Required

Website NHS Jobs

Job Details

Posting Date: 06 June 2024
Salary: £43,742.00 to £50,056.00 per year
Additional Salary Information: £43,742.00 – £50,056.00 a year
Hours: Full time
Closing Date: 23 June 2024
Location: 317 02 Royal Victoria Infirmary, NE1 4LP
Company: NHS Jobs
Job Type: Contract
Job Reference: C9317-24-1153


The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is seeking a Specialist Pharmacist to develop and maintain clinical pharmacy services within a specialized area or directorate, aligned with the overall Trust clinical pharmacy strategy. This role involves contributing to various pharmacy patient services and promoting the safe, rational, and cost-effective use of medications.

The Specialist Pharmacist will work closely with nursing and medical staff, as well as healthcare managers, to ensure optimal patient care. Key responsibilities include advising, supervising, and collaborating with colleagues, particularly in providing support and coverage for absent team members. The role also focuses on person-centred care, helping patients achieve their health goals related to medication use.

Key Responsibilities

  • Clinical Services Development: Enhance and maintain specialized clinical pharmacy services within a designated area, supporting the Trust’s overall clinical pharmacy strategy.
  • Patient Services Participation: Engage in the provision of various pharmacy patient services, ensuring comprehensive patient care.
  • Medication Management: Work with healthcare professionals to promote the safe, rational, and cost-effective use of medications.
  • Professional Support: Offer advice, supervision, and collaboration with colleagues, especially in supporting absent team members.
  • Patient-Centred Care: Assist patients in achieving their health goals related to medications through dedicated, person-centred care.

Flexible Working

We value flexibility and strive to accommodate flexible working arrangements that benefit both our services and our staff. If you have specific working requirements, discuss them with us, and we will make efforts to accommodate them if feasible.

Additional Information

Successful candidates requiring a DBS check will need to cover the cost, which will be deducted from the first month’s salary.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please visit the NHS Jobs website and use the job reference C9317-24-1153. The application deadline is 23 June 2024. Join us in making a difference in patient care through dedicated and innovative pharmacy services.

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