Senior Clinical Pharmacist QE-NHS Jobs

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Job Title: Senior Clinical Pharmacist QE

Grade: Band 7 (plus Emergency Duty Commitment (EDC))

Location: Base Site Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich (for purposes of weekend working and on-call duty)

Job Type: Permanent

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: 07 January 2024

Company: NHS Jobs

Job Reference: C9197-23-1290

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Summary: We are seeking a highly qualified and motivated individual for the position of Senior Clinical Pharmacist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich. This permanent role, at Band 7 level, comes with an Emergency Duty Commitment (EDC) and offers a competitive salary ranging from £43,742.00 to £50,056.00 per year. If you are passionate about delivering, developing, and evaluating clinical pharmacy services, this opportunity is for you.


  1. Clinical Practice:
    • Provide and develop clinical pharmacy services to the named directorate, ensuring safe, clinically effective, and cost-effective prescribing and use of medicines.
    • Ensure the quality of patient care, including participation in clinical and departmental audits to measure adherence to local and national guidelines.
    • Deputise for the Lead Pharmacist(s) in their absence.
    • Support ward-based technicians in improving medicines management within the directorate.
    • Participate in relevant ward rounds, making proactive interventions on drug-related issues.
    • Adhere to legal, ethical, professional, and employer’s codes of conduct.
  2. Education and Training:
    • Act as a tutor and educational facilitator for the Postgraduate Diploma in General Pharmacy Practice.
    • Provide support for junior and Trainee Pharmacists during their rotations, offering information, informal teaching, and assessing competencies in General Pharmacy Practice.
    • Deliver teaching and training sessions on pharmacy-related issues to pharmacy, ward, and clinical staff.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Registered Pharmacist with relevant experience.
  • Postgraduate qualification in clinical pharmacy or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in a similar role, demonstrating leadership and clinical expertise.
  • Familiarity with Emergency Duty Commitment (EDC) is advantageous.

Application Deadline: Please submit your application by 07 January 2024 through the NHS Jobs portal, referencing Job Reference C9197-23-1290.

Join our team and contribute to the delivery of high-quality patient care every day. Be a key member of our pharmacy team, working towards becoming a lead clinical pharmacist.

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