Outpatient Pharmacist

Location Torbay
Discipline: Healthcare
Job type: NHS Locum
Salary: £34 to £36 per hour
Contact name: Emma Ansett
Contact email: emma.ansett@blackstone-recruitment.co.uk
Job ref: J5648
Startdate: 03/06/2024

Job Details:

Job Title: Band 8a Pharmacist 

Hourly Rate: Between £34 to £36 per hour (depending on experience)

Working hours: Monday to Friday 37.5 hours

Payment Method: Direct engagement

Contract Type: Locum

Contract Length: 3 months minimum

Job Summary

  • Working in the Outpatient department as the acting lead of the team.
  • The Outpatient Pharmacy Service provides medicines to all outpatients seen  and those seen at other off-site locations. Currently the service dispenses approximately 80,000 items per annum with a value of more than £10m. These medicines are given directly to patients or are transported to the patients' home via the SDH delivery service.
  • To manage and coordinate a team of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, dispensers and counter assistants in delivering an efficient outpatient dispensing service to outpatients.
  • To be responsible for the production and updating of any policies and procedures necessary to maintain compliance with General Pharmaceutical Council and Medicines Act requirements.
  • To ensure that all policies and procedures relating to the requirements of the General Pharmaceutical Council and the Medicines Act are observed by all staff at all times.
  • To ensure that the Pharmacy is managed effectively and that the work carried out is compliant with the requirements of the General Pharmaceutical Council Code of Ethics.
  • To ensure that there are sufficient resources available within the subsidiary company to guarantee compliance with the legal and professional standards set by the General Pharmaceutical Council.
Essential Candidate Criteria:
  • Masters Degree in Pharmacy
  • GPhC Registered as a Pharmacist
  • Right to work in the UK
  • NHS experience required 
  • Post graduate in management is desirable

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