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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/03/2020.

Bank Pharmacist Independent Prescriber

Job Reference: J130-A-18-1055

Employer:
Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC)
Department:
Clinical
Location:
Carlisle
Salary:
£34.99 per hour

ABOUT CHOC

We provide out of hours (OOH) primary care and Extended Access appointments to the population of Cumbria (500,000 people over a land mass of 2,613 square miles), working out of 12 clinical sites. Our core bases are:

  • Kendal
  • Barrow
  • Whitehaven
  • Carlisle
  • Penrith
  • Wigton

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission we pride ourselves on working as one team to deliver high standards. Our social mission is “to achieve excellence in the care of our patients by providing a safe and caring high quality service that’s easily accessible.”

Working for CHoC can offer flexible opportunities in terms of location, hours and working patterns so you can enjoy a great work life balance. In order to provide the best patient care we understand the importance of ensuring staff satisfaction and are consistently trying to ensure we offer our staff a positive working environment whether that be though training or social events.

Listen to your heart. Have the work life balance you'd love.


The post holder will work as a member of the Cumbria Health on Call team. They will practice autonomously as Pharmacist Non-Medical Prescriber. This role will include the provision of comprehensive telephone consultation services to patients and/or their carers/ relatives.

The role will involve delivering safe and effective assessment, diagnosis, treatment, acute prescribing and continuation of repeat medication and / or referral of patients with primary care needs out of hours.

You may be required to undertake clinical assessment, treatment, discharge and/ or onward referral of patients within agreed parameters of prescribing and your own competence in accordance with the Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC) service




“Cumbria Health on Call Limited is a data controller and will process your personal data as part of the recruitment process. We take steps to safeguard your personal data and details of our processing activities can be found in our recruitment privacy notice which can be accessed via www. chocltd.co.uk/recruitment/ . If you would like a hard copy posting to you please contact us.”


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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