Senior Clinical Pharmacist - Oncology - 228

Recruiter
Team24
Location
London
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working with Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country.

We have an opportunity for a Senior Clinical Pharmacist to join their team of staff in the Oncology department.

This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Duties of this role include:
*To provide pharmaceutical expertise and input to the care of the patients within a hospital.
*To support the pharmacy department to delivery an excellent medicine management service to all customers.
*To supervise the procurement, preparation, dispensing and distribution of medicines.
*To supervise junior staff members in the delivery of the medicine management service
*To facilitate the daily running of the Pharmacy Department, providing a safe and effective medicines management service to all patients, staff, consultants and customers.
*Ensure accurate and timely charging.
*Ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory, professional and best practice frameworks;
*Be a proactive member of the Hospital's pharmacy team.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:
*Degree in Pharmacy
*Hospital experience
*Postgraduate qualification in clinical pharmacy (hospital) desirable e.g. Clinical Certificate
*Experience of screening and checking systemic anti-cancer therapy (SACT) is desirable
*Must be registered on the General Pharmaceutical Council register;
*Experience in oncology and haematology
*BOPA membership (preferred)
*Knowledge of General Pharmaceutical Council Codes of Professional Conduct, Ethics and Performance and their implications for practice;
*Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements;
*Strong interpersonal skills:
*Able to communicate clearly with a range of people at differing levels across the hospital, deploying a range of techniques to do this effectively;
*Recent experience of dispensing medicines and experience of medicine management in a hospital setting (preferred);
*Good organisational and planning skills - able to plan and organise straightforward tasks and programmes, and ensure effective control of pharmaceutical stock;
*Attention to detail - ensure accurate recording of data, including patient drug history

Salary & Benefits:

The company offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:
*Healthcare Scheme
*Childcare Vouchers
*Staff Pension Scheme
*25 days holiday per annum
*Gym membership discount

For more information please contact the Permanent Recruitment Team at Capita Healthcare Recruitment on (01737) 336397

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