Job Opportunity: Clinical Pharmacist – Apply now

Website NHS Jobs

Job Details

Posting Date: 17 May 2024

Salary: £35,392.00 to £50,056.00 per year

Additional Salary Information: £35,392.00 – £50,056.00 a year

Hours: Full time

Closing Date: 31 May 2024

Location: Taunton, TA1 5DA

Company: NHS Jobs

Job Type: Permanent

Job Reference: C9184-24-0993

Summary of Role

NHS Jobs is seeking a dedicated Clinical Pharmacist to join our Trust, offering exceptional clinical and operational pharmacy services. This role involves working across various sections of our pharmacy department on a rotational basis under the guidance of lead pharmacy staff.

Key Responsibilities

Pharmacy Services Rotation: Engage in different areas of the pharmacy, including the dispensary, medicines information, medical and surgical wards, and chemotherapy production.

Medication Management: Oversee the safe, effective, and efficient provision of medicines and medication information to patients, carers, medical and nursing staff, and other healthcare professionals.

Clinical Assessment: Daily review of patients’ medication charts on assigned wards, including medicines reconciliation, to enhance medication safety and optimization.

Dispensing Oversight: Supervise and verify the dispensing and issuing of medicines, ensuring accuracy and safety in all pharmacy areas.

Clinical Governance: Support the Trust’s clinical governance processes by reporting incidents and adhering to all relevant guidelines, policies, and procedures.

Service Development: Contribute to the development and delivery of new clinical pharmacy services aimed at improving pharmaceutical care.

Continuing Professional Development: Engage in mandatory CPD programs as required by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC), including appropriate training schemes, clinical diplomas, and self-directed learning.

Participation Requirements

Rotas: Participate in on-call, evening, weekend, and bank holiday rotas as needed.

Continuing Education: Commit to ongoing education through structured training and self-directed learning to meet clinical governance standards.

For further information, please refer to the attached job description.

Apply for this Job

To apply for this position, please visit the NHS Jobs website and submit your application by 31 May 2024. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our clinical pharmacy team.

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