Full Time/Part Time: Full Time or Part Time
Salary: £38,890 to £44,503 p/a
Closing Date: 18th August 2022
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About the Role
We are looking to recruit to the post of Clinical Pharmacist, to work within our Primary Care Network multidisciplinary healthcare team.
The post holder is a pharmacist, who acts within their professional boundaries, supporting and working alongside a team of pharmacists in general practice. In this role they will be supported by a senior clinical pharmacist who will develop, manage and mentor them.
The post holder will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in a patient-facing role. The post holder will take responsibility for areas of chronic disease management within the practice and undertake clinical medication reviews to proactively manage patients with complex polypharmacy.
Main duties of the job
The main responsibilities of the Clinical Pharmacist is:
The post holder will provide primary support to general practice staff with regards to prescription and medication queries. They will help support the repeat prescription system, deal with acute prescription requests, and medicines reconciliation on transfer of care and systems for safer prescribing, providing expertise in clinical medicines advice while addressing both public and social care needs of patient in the GP practice(s)
The post holder will provide clinical leadership on medicines optimisation and quality improvement and manage some aspects of the quality and outcomes framework and enhanced services
The post holder will ensure that the practice integrates with community and hospital pharmacy to help utilise skill mix, improve patient outcomes, ensure better access to healthcare and help manage workload. The role is pivotal to improving the quality of care and operational efficiencies, so requires motivation and passion to deliver an excellent service within general practice.
The post holder will be supported to develop their role to become a non medical prescriber.
Please note the interview date will be Tuesday 6th September. We are also open to applications for this role on a part-time basis
Please visit the NHS Jobs website for further information on the role description and to apply.