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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/04/2021.

Band 8a Lead Pharmacist Interstitial lung disease (ILD)

Job Reference: 290-ASM-0150

Employer:
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Lead Pharmacist, Interstitial lung disease (ILD)
Location:
Trustwide, London
Salary:
£52,643 - £58,558 pa inc

Fulfil your potential in hospitals that make history:

Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye.

With five world-renowned hospitals, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.

We are an NHS Trust of approximately 14,000 people, providing care for over a million and a half patients from north west London and beyond every year. We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.

With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 6 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.

We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.


Fast forward your pharmacy career at Imperial. With five world-renowned hospitals, we have an opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and forward thinking pharmacist to work with our Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) Department.


The ILD service diagnoses and treats patients with interstitial lung disease. Our ILD service is one of 14 nationally specialist commissioned services in England. As the successful candidate you will support the ILD service by managing your own patient caseload, reviewing patients’ medicines in both patient facing and telephone ILD clinics.


You will also contribute to Multidisciplinary Team meetings as well as providing clinical & directorate support relating to medicines prescribed in ILD. You will also manage the ILD advice line and email inbox for patients, HCP queries & primary / secondary interface issues. A good understanding of the PbR excluded drugs process is required as you will be expected to monitor & manage funding applications for PbR excluded drugs within the specialty. As well as the patient facing part of the role, you will contribute to education & training events and represent Imperial at Pharmacy ILD network events.


You will be self-motivated and organised with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will need to be able to develop effective working relationships with a wide range of professionals. You will need good IT skills and be able to work with many different IT programs & databases.


Applicants should be a pharmacist registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council. You should have a postgraduate clinical diploma or equivalent experiential learning. Ideally you will have a non- medical prescribing qualification.


At Imperial you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant pharmacy team living our values – expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy early should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date. Please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible.

We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will aim to consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.


Interviews are likely to be 6th May 2021.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Simone Brackenborough

Email address simone.brackenborough@nhs.net Telephone number 0203 312 5258




At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!

IMPORTANT:

Please note once the vacancy that you have applied for has closed your application will be transferred to the Trac Recruitment System and you can expect emails from this site.

Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. If you are shortlisted you will be contacted by email and text message (if you provide a mobile contact number).


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.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

For further advice, please visit Applying from overseas.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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