Antimicrobial Pharmacist

Location
Isle of Man
Salary
£45,480 - £54,492 per annum
Posted
01 Feb 2018
Closes
06 Apr 2018
Contract
Full-time
Pharmacy sector
Hospital
Job Type
Pharmacist
Specialist area
Public health

 BAND 8A - NOBLE’S HOSPITAL, ISLE OF MAN

Antimicrobial Pharmacist

£45,480 - £54,492 per annum

Job Ref DOH&-006582

Are you looking for a change? Why you should join us in the Isle of Man...

  • Relaxed way of life, friendly people and low crime rates
  • Enjoy an outdoor lifestyle - walking, diving, sailing, mountain biking and great beaches
  • Over 100 flights a week to London, Dublin and regional airports
  • Short commutes with no traffic jams!
  • Great environment to raise a family with high standards of pupil behaviour and an extensive range of extra-curricular activities
  • Low income tax rates, maximum rate is 20%

We are seeking an enthusiastic Antimicrobial Pharmacist, who can maintain our pace and drive and who enjoys the challenges offered in the perioperative environment of Noble’s Hospital. This newly created position involves working alongside the hospital Consultant Microbiologist to promote good Antimicrobial stewardship.

The job will involve collaborating with the Consultant Microbiologist to develop, review and implement antimicrobial policies and guidelines. You will be a member of the Infection Control Team and will monitor antimicrobial drug use and expenditure. The role will include audit and supervision of training of Band 7 Pharmacists and to provide on-going education on the rational and safe use of antimicrobial agents to other healthcare professionals.

You will also be required to work within the Pharmacy department at Noble’s Hospital. You will perform the professional role of a Practising Registered Pharmacist, including clinical service (both ward-based and prescription screening in the Pharmacy), provision of advice and supervision of dispensing.

In return we offer you the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment, with exciting opportunities and challenges. We invite you to join our team and work with us to make a difference for patients.

Please note a police check will be required for this post.

How to apply

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Carolyn Coleman, on (01624) 650825 or Carolyn.Coleman@nobles.dhss.gov.im

A Relocation package will be provided to any successful off island candidate relocating to the Island. For more information about moving to the Isle of Man please visit www.locate.im

Interested Applicants can apply via www.jobtrain.co.uk/iomgovjobs and search 6582

Closing date for applications Friday 6th April 2018.

Department of Health and Social Care

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