Primary Care Pharmacist

Recruiter
NHS Lothian
Location
Edinburgh Technopole
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NHS LOTHIAN

EDINBURGH HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP

PRIMARY CARE PHARMACIST

AFC Band 8A

22.5 hrs/week (0.6 WTE)

9 months Maternity Cover

Salary Scale: ?40833- ?49000 pro rata

Looking for new challenges and opportunities to develop your skills?

We require an enthusiastic and innovative pharmacist to provide maternity cover to lead and develop pharmaceutical services within North Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership in accordance with locally identified priorities ensuring the delivery of high quality pharmaceutical care to patients.

You will have the opportunity to build on your existing skills to develop and implement both clinically focused strategies for the delivery of pharmaceutical care and to advise practices on prescribing issues prescribing initiatives and budgetary management.

You will be a key member of the HSCP Prescribing Team working alongside the GP prescribing lead.

The post is situated in the Edinburgh HSCP offices at the Pennywell All Care Centre and the postholder is responsible to the NHS Lothian Primary Care and Community Pharmacy Coordinator.

The 7 Primary Care Pharmacists working within Edinburgh form a strong support team and they are recognised as an integral part of the Medicine Management network.

Informal enquiries are welcomed. Further information may be obtained from Stephen McBurney Primary Care and Community Pharmacy Co-ordinator

A secondment opportunity may be considered. This must be agreed with your current line manager.

Closing date: 12th January 2018