Band 8a Cancer Service Pharmacist

Location East London
Discipline: Healthcare
Job type: NHS Locum
Salary: £38 to £40 per hour
Contact name: Emma Ansett
Contact email:
Job ref: J5641
Startdate: 10/05/2024

Job Details:

Job Title: Band 8a Pharmacist 

Hourly Rate: Between £38 to £40 per hour

Working hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 530pm with 1 hour lunch

Payment Method: Direct Engagement

Contract Type: Locum

Contract Length: 6 months minimum

Job Summary

  • Opportunity for a dynamic individual within their state of the art oncology pharmacy department. This post offers an individual the opportunity to develop their clinical skills in the area of Oncology and contribute to the highly motivated and innovative cancer pharmacy clinical team.
  • This job presents an exciting opportunity for you to further develop your expertise in all aspects of oncology. You will gain clinical and technical experience from working within our well-established team of oncology pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
  • You will clinically screen all chemotherapy prescriptions, both IV and Oral, for Medical and Haemato-oncology patients including Stem Cell Transplant, provide clinical pharmacy services at ward level and in clinics, complete assigned project and audit work including guideline preparation, new drug submissions, financial reporting and staff training to develop your skills and knowledge.
  • The aim of this post is to provide patients with outstanding oncology services from pharmacy, through the post holder’s in-depth understanding of the Chemotherapy Services Unit (CSU), Clinical Trials and Oncology Clinical services. Pharmacists will be given training to become competent and will undertake developmental activities to enable them to gain skills, knowledge, and experience in a wide variety of Cancer Pharmacy activities.
Essential Candidate Criteria:
  • MPharm or equivalent
  • Registered as a pharmacist with the GPhC
  • Specialist postgraduate certificate in pharmacy practice or equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Independent prescribing qualification or willingness to work towards
  • Desirable experience :Specialist postgraduate Diploma in Pharmacy Practice or equivalent knowledge and experience

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