Clinical Pharmacist

Hours:

Annual Salary:

Closing Date:

Interview Date:

21 - 37.5 hours per week

Dependent on experience 

25th May 2022, midday

to be confirmed

 

Overview

We are seeking a Clinical Pharmacist to join our Medicines Management team. You will play a key role in the team, ensuring medicines management optimisation and safety. The role will include multidisciplinary working with other clinical teams.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, innovative, welcoming and supportive team providing primary care, at Frome Medical Practice. We are a single site practice and Primary Care Network in our own right with a patient population of just under 30,000. We were Somerset CCG Practice of the Year 2017.  We have received National Awards for Sustainability and our Green Impact work and have also been nationally recognised for our outstanding Health Connections (social prescribing) programme, which is based in the practice.   We have strong relationships with our local community and local healthcare providers and are situated next to the local community hospital.

 

Essential qualifications and experience:

  • Registration with the GPhC along with Membership of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
  • A Degree in Pharmacy and be a non medical Prescriber, or working towards this.
  • Minimum 2 years of post qualified experience
  • You will also have experience of managing, advising and reviewing general medicine optimisation issues in core areas for long term conditions.
  • Experience of medication reviews.
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively under pressure.

Please see the job description, linked below, for full list of responsibilities. 

 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Playing a key role in our Medicines Management Team to ensure medicines management optimisation and safety. It will include multidisciplinary working with other clinical teams.
  • Medication reviews - ordering relevant monitoring tests and oversight of reducing polypharmacy. 
  • Review and action any necessary changes to repeat prescribing and medicines management policies 
  • Manage repeat prescribing re-authorisation process 
  • Reconcile medicines on discharge from hospital 
  • Undertake clinical medication reviews 

Please see the job description, linked below, for all the skills and qualifications required for the role. 

 

Benefits:

  • NHS Pension
  • Free Parking 
  • NHS & Local Discounts
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • In house training
  • Employee Events
  • Voucher for free eye tests and discounted lenses and frames
  • Employer recognition of Wellbeing, Fairtrade Week & National Kindness Day
 

Further details:

You can download the full job description here.  

You can find out more about working at Frome Medical Practice here. You can also view our video about working with us here.

For further information please contact the HR Team by emailing somccg.frome.hr@nhs.net 

 

Applications

Closing date for applications: 25th May 2022, midday

Interview date: to be confirmed

APPLY HERE

(Please note that our online application process begins with the completion of our equal opportunities monitoring form, before moving on to the application form.) 

We reserve the right to close adverts early should we receive sufficient applications.