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Hospital Pharmacist

Ramsay Health Care Clinical
Reading, England
Closing date
23 May 2024

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Pharmacy sector
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Job Description Bank Pharmacist - The Berkshire Independent Hospital - Bank Hours

The Role We are looking for a Pharmacist to join our team who are committed to delivering the highest quality clinical outcomes, where you will be valued for your skills and expertise. You will be responsible for the delivery of the highest standards of care & services.

Enthusiasm and flexibility are essential. As a key member of the department, you will organise the provisions of the pharmacy services including ordering, stock control and preparation of drugs and medicines. This will include providing advice to patients and clinical staff on pharmaceutical products

You will ensure that Inpatient Prescription Record Charts are checked regularly to ensure treatment is appropriate, both clinical and financially, that the patient has sufficient supplies and carrying out medicines reconciliation as needed (daily requirement).

Providing advice to patients/carers and clinical staff on pharmaceutical products. Able to work a minimum of 4 shifts per month and leave cover.

Ensuring that the agreed standards of patient care and confidentiality are maintained in accordance with Ramsay policies.

Where you’ll be based

The Berkshire Independent Hospital is one of Berkshire''s leading private hospitals with an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare.

What you will bring with you

Qualified with a MPharm, BPharm or BSc (Pharm), or equivalent EEC qualification Member of the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) At least 4 GCSEs (A-C), including English maths and science or equivalent qualifications Ability to work under pressure Sound written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required (comfortable in lone working) Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of the business Demonstrated Customer Service skills Strong IT skills and ability to use or learn JAC and Maxims

What we give back to you Competitive hourly rates plus enhancements Free DBS Contributory pension scheme Excellent training and development opportunities Free parking and subsidised staff restaurant (subject to site facilities) Free uniform Access to Blue Light Card

About us

Ramsay Health Care UK is a well-established global hospital group with over 50 years’ experience. We are a global provider operating in 11 countries with 77,000 staff who treat 8 million patients each year. It is well respected within the healthcare industry and is one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in England. We are well known for our strong, long-standing relationship with the NHS.

We love people with a positive, “can do” attitude who want to make a difference in their work. "Our employees are Ramsay." The skills and commitment of our employees forms the basis for our success.

We know our people are our greatest asset, our business is growing and we would like you to join us. “The Ramsay Way” culture recognises that people - staff and doctors - are Ramsay Health Care’s most important asset and this has been key to our ongoing success. We are proud of our ‘Speak Up for Safety’ programme and ensure that the patient is at the heart of everything we do. Join us and have more ‘Time to Care’.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

We value your application and welcome any questions you may have prior to applying. Please be advised that we reserve the right to close our advertisements prior to the announced closing date to ensure a quality recruitment process.

The Berkshire Independent

Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.

We care.

It’s more than what we do, it’s who we are. Everything we do is about striving to deliver the best care. And it''s a belief that''s as true today as it was when we welcomed our first patients in 1964.

“The Ramsay Way” culture recognises that our people are our most important asset and this has been key to our ongoing success.

We are proud to support the UK’s Armed Forces and Reservists and have already achieved the Silver Award as part of the MOD’s Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme. The scheme recognises employers who actively support Defence while encouraging other organisations to adopt the same behaviours in their workplace. As a company we are committed to supporting the wider Armed Forces community and this includes our staff as well as our patients.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. This position is subject to background and DBS checks.

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