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Senior Clinical Pharmacist - Surgical Specialties

Job Reference: 166-IC-2059218A

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Pharmacy
£44,606 - £50,819 per annum

Are you dissatisfied with unrealistic work pressures , and conflicting objectives which prevent you delivering excellent patient care ?

As part of a major investment in clinical pharmacy services we are looking for an ambitious and dynamic pharmacist to work with us in a " dedicated ward " role on a newly created Surgical Assessment Unit . Working on the unit and across the surgical specialties you will build strong relationships across the multi-disciplinary team and will lead the prescribing of medicines during ward rounds and at discharge. The role will enable you to develop your skills to the highest level and make a real difference to patient care .

This role has been developed to not only provide maximum benefits to our patients and service users, but also to allow individual pharmacists to thrive in delivering the level of care they strive for without having to compromise.

The pharmacy department at Chesterfield Royal Hospital is modern, pro-active, forward-thinking and well respected both locally and nationally. We have won individual and team awards for innovation and clinical excellence in the Trust’s staff recognition awards and have won awards at Pharmacy Congress for our service developments. We have also been shortlisted for Health Service Journal awards.

We are very committed to the development of pharmacist prescribing and have one of the highest numbers of active pharmacist prescribers in the country. Applications are welcome from pharmacists both with and without prescribing qualifications.

Good communication, time management and analytical skills will be required and the ability to work effectively in a team. You will also contribute to the provision of pharmacy services at weekends.

Applications are welcomed from pharmacists who will complete their post graduate studies in clinical pharmacy in 2019 or early 2020.

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is North Derbyshire's only acute district general hospital, with 24 hour Emergency Department services, we're responsible for providing care and treatment to more than 400,000 people who live in our communities. We are modern, well resourced and in commuting distance of Sheffield, Derby, Nottingham and close to the Peak District. The Care Quality Commission rated the Trust as ‘Good’. Our vision is to be an outstanding provider of sustainable healthcare services, delivering the best possible care to our patients and being a great place to work for our people.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Caroline Duffin or Andrew Hardy on Tel: (01246) 513605.

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