Band 7/8a Pharmacist

Location Lancashire
Discipline: Healthcare
Job type: NHS Locum
Salary: £31.05 to £36.04 per hour
Contact name: Emma Ansett
Contact email:
Job ref: J5680
Startdate: 03/06/2024

Job Details:

Banding: 7/8a

Hourly Rate: £31.05 per hour (Band 7) / £36.04 per hour (Band 8a)

Working hours: 37.5 hours a week. Mon-Fr Part time considered 

Payment Method: Umbrella or PAYE

Contract Type: Locum

Contract Length: 3 to 6 month minimum

Job Summary:

  • General Pharmacist duties including Medicines reconciliation, audits, patient counselling, clinical checks and participating multi-disciplinary team meetings.
  • Clinical review of prescriptions and patient-orientated medication review.
  • Provision of specialist pharmaceutical advice to multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Involvement of patients in decisions about their medicines to support adherence and improve outcomes.
  • Potential to utilise non-medical prescribing skills within the role outline.
  • Opportunity to influence the development of services to improve patient care through service redesign.
  • Participation in clinical audit and service evaluation.
  • Supervision of junior pharmacy staff.
  • Contribution to the training and development of junior pharmacy team members and other members of the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Participation in the clinical supervision programme.
  • Input to the development of policies and procedures and treatment guidelines.
  • Contribute to initiatives to improve medicines safety.

Essential Candidate Criteria:

  • Masters Degree in Pharmacy
  • GPhC Registered as a Pharmacist
  • Right to work in the UK
  • NHS experience required 
  • Desirable but not essential: Postgraduate pharmacy qualification or equivalent experience, and post registration experience in mental health.

Blackstone Benefits: 

✅Assigned specialised recruitment consultant

✅Access to exclusive and flexible UK locum and permanent jobs

✅Complete onboarding support

✅Framework Rates

✅Informed tailored career advice

✅Personalised job alerts

✅Unlimited referral bonus

✅Prompt payroll

For further information on this role, please contact Emma Ansett at Blackstone Recruitment on the details provided or APPLY now