An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Pharmacist with an interest in mental health to join our Pharmacy Team at St Andrew's Healthcare, working at our Northampton site. Due to all wards having ePMA there is potential for some flexible working Career Level B (Equivalent to NHS Band 7) Permanent: 0.8 WTE - other Part Time Flexible Options Considered Our clinical pharmacists describe the department as ‘service driven and patient orientated’, ‘A fantastic team’ and ‘extremely helpful and supportive’. You can achieve more at St Andrew’s Healthcare St Andrew’s Healthcare is a charity providing specialist mental healthcare services. We work in partnership with a number of NHS, voluntary, educational and research organisations to deliver a range of specialist inpatient and community mental healthcare
services, education and research that helps to improve the lives of people with complex mental health needs. Our focus is transforming lives through ground breaking treatment and rehabilitation, with surpluses re-invested in our outstanding facilities. You’ll find a welcoming, inclusive culture here, inspired by the shared values of our team. Everyone has their
part to play in the amazing work we do - you’ll have every opportunity to get what you want from your career. Your role with us As a Clinical Pharmacist you will be allocated designated divisions and wards where you will undertake clinical duties. Working closely with other members of the multidisciplinary team you will support the optimal use of medicines to ensure our patients
obtain the best possible outcomes from medication. This role also involves supporting the Dispensary Operational Team with the supply of medication, taking part in the dispensary rota as Responsible Pharmacist and taking part in the out of hours on call rota. We are committed to the development of staff and have a clear pathway for development which has been shown with the progress of our clinical pharmacists and technicians to senior roles.
Academically there will be opportunities to undertake the certificate
in psychiatric therapeutics (Aston) and/or an independent prescribing qualification. As a department we support flexible working and there are opportunities to work from home where feasible and workload allows. We are looking for applicants who ideally could work 4 days per week but would also consider other options. Rewards We offer an excellent benefits package including: Pension; Sickness policy on par with the NHS; Access to the Blue Light Card and Health Service Discounts schemes; 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays), increasing to 41 after 10 years' service;
Life cover; Car lease scheme; free use of onsite gym and swimming pool, Cycle to work scheme; Healthcare cash plan; Free parking; Paid DBS application; Access to free vocational qualifications. Closing Date:Monday 29th May 2023 (interviews may be held prior to closing date, early applications encouraged)