Clinical Pharmacist with On-Call (Band 6) An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our team of rotational clinical pharmacists. We are looking for a motivated Clinical Pharmacist who will have an on-call commitment to join our Pharmacy Team. The Pharmacy department at The London Clinic comprises of number of areas which work together to provide effective patient services and best possible outcomes for our patients. The London Clinic's Pharmacy Department are a close-knit team with around 45 staff members. The Pharmacy department comprises of 9 core services: On Call, Dispensary Services, Distribution and Top Up Service, Procurement, Clinical Ward Pharmacy Services, Provision of Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN), Aseptic/Technical Services, Clinical Governance and Education and Training. We have extensive oncology services, including a purpose built chemotherapy aseptic compounding suite as well as an automated medication dispensing system which supports decentralised medicine management in numerous wards. Job Description As a Clinical Pharmacist you will provide comprehensive and patient centred clinical pharmacy service across a range of medical and surgical specialties. This rotational post offers you experience across a variety of clinical areas (3-month rotations) to help you start or develop your career as a hospital pharmacist. This post allows you to complete a clinical diploma. We are committed to training and we will ensure all pharmacists receive regular feedback within their rotations to support their development. We have regular pharmacist teaching sessions within the department with the opportunity to attend medical teaching sessions as part of our multi-disciplinary approach. Job Type:
Full Time, Permanent. Hours:
37.5 hours per week, plus on-call shifts. Location:
The London Clinic Main Hospital 20 Devonshire Place, London, W1G 6BW. Salary:
Band 6 equivalent salary range on offer based on skills and experience. This advert may close once a suitable number of applications have been received - please do submit your interest ASAP. Benefits package: Contributory pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%). Private Medical Healthcare. 33 days annual leave (Inclusive of bank holidays). Season ticket travel loan, family friendly benefits, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers/services, plus much more. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education. Duties & Responsibilities To provide a comprehensive and effective patient centred clinical pharmacy service to designated wards. You will have the opportunity to work in various clinical disciplines including renal/ urology, neurosurgery, orthopaedic & spinal surgery, colorectal surgery, gastroenterology, gynaecology, hepato-biliary, plastics and reconstructive surgery and intensive care. To provide dispensary services and undertake training rotations to develop your skills, alongside the Clinical Pharmacy Diploma. To participate in bank holiday, late evening and weekend hours; and also provide a non-residential on-call pharmacy service to The London Clinic. To participate in quality improvement projects to develop elements of the clinical pharmacy service to improve the patient experience. Skills & Experience You must be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (UK) as a Pharmacist (or be a current trainee) Hold a Pharmacy Masters Degree or recognised equivalent Ideally have some experience in an acute healthcare environment. Able to work in a busy department in a methodical and flexible way The role demands an organised, flexible individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The London Clinic has a supportive and warm working culture where your contribution is valued, and you can help us provide the best, personalised healthcare, and deliver our three core values of; We go further, We work as one, We personalise care. We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes. The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.