Specialist Pharmacist General & Specialist Surgery
- 37.5 hours per week (• Full time)
- Exeter, EX2 5DW
- £45,753 - £51,668 £45,753 - £51,668 per annum pro rata
- 04/02/2021 23:59
We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative pharmacist to lead the clinical pharmacy service to the specialist services at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.
Over the past three years we have developed the service provided by pharmacy to the surgical division to be agile and responsive in order to provide the best care for patients undergoing elective and non-elective surgery. We have a team of pharmacists and medicines management technicians who provide an exemplary service and require ongoing leadership, direction and innovation to ensure continued high quality to our specialist surgical patients.
The Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust is an 800-bed teaching hospital with a pharmacy team of 130 staff. We are recognised as a high performing Trust with a reputation for delivering quality patient care and have recently received a good rating by the Care Quality Commission.
The post holder will support and develop a team of junior pharmacists and medicines management technicians. The right person will have a proven track record in the specialty and the appetite to evolve the service in this patient group.
You must be highly self-motivated, able to demonstrate leadership skills and have the ability to plan and work, both independently and as part of the wider healthcare team, to deliver excellent pharmaceutical care to our patients. You should also be willing to complete the non-medical prescribing qualification if not already qualified.
If you believe you have the skills and experience necessary to fulfill this role we look forward to hearing from you.
Hours: 37.5 per week
Salary: Band 8a £45,753 – £51,668 per annum
For further information and to arrange an informal visit to meet the team, please contact Rob Elliot-Cooke, Clinical Pharmacy Manager 01392 40 4809.
This post has been identified as involving access to vulnerable adults and/or children and in line with Trust policy successful applicants will be required to undertake a Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure Check/Enhanced Disclosure Check.
Please note that you will be notified via email regarding the result of your application. Interviews will take place on Friday 12th February 2021
Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity
***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***
DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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Further details / informal visits contact
Rob Elliot-Cooke email@example.com 01392 404809
If you have problems applying, contact
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
- 01392 403936 or 403758