Pharmacist Manager Position at NHS Jobs

Website NHS Jobs

Job Title: Pharmacist Manager

Location: Ipswich, IP4 5SW

Company: NHS Jobs

Job Type: Permanent

Job Reference: E0302-24-0103

Posting Date: 10 January 2024

Closing Date: 07 February 2024

Salary: £45,000.00 to £48,000.00 per year

Additional Salary Information: £45000.00 – £48000.00 a year

Hours: Full-time


Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital is currently seeking a skilled Pharmacist Manager to join our dynamic team. This permanent, full-time position offers a competitive salary of up to £48,000, depending on skills and experience. We recognize the value of your expertise and, as a token of appreciation, extend a Golden Hello bonus as part of your employment with us (subject to T&Cs).

As a Pharmacist Manager at Ipswich Hospital, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality clinical care and advice across various departments, including the Pre-assessment clinic, Outpatient Department, Ward, and Theatres. Your responsibilities will involve collaborating with the multi-disciplinary team, ensuring safe and cost-effective medicines management, and optimizing the use of antimicrobials to minimize hospital-acquired infections.

Key Accountabilities:

  1. Provide leadership and advice on medicines management, ensuring safe, cost-effective, and legal processes.
  2. Chair the Medicines Management Forum quarterly and lead Antimicrobial Stewardship efforts.
  3. Conduct daily ward rounds, reconciling medication, counseling patients, and managing PODs.
  4. Facilitate timely and informed patient discharges, dispensing, and checking TTOs.
  5. Lead the implementation of medication safety alerts and drug recalls, collaborating with the Matron and Quality Lead.
  6. Monitor and ensure compliance with DoH guidance on controlled drugs use in the hospital.
  7. Manage errors, complaints, and incidents following Nuffield Health guidelines.

Additional Information:

Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital, nestled in over 19 acres of private woodland, is a haven of tranquility, exclusively serving private patients. With specialties in cataract, cosmetic, gynaecology, imaging & radiology, orthopaedics, and urology & men’s health, we maintain a CQC (Care Quality Commission) rating of good.

We prioritize your well-being and have tailored a benefits package, including a season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, and expert advice for financial and emotional well-being.

Application Process:

If you are ready to contribute to our commitment to exceptional patient care, apply now. We review applications on a rolling basis and reserve the right to close the advert early due to high application volumes. Ensure you submit your application promptly for consideration.

At Nuffield Health, we empower you to shape your future. Join us and make a difference!

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