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Team Leader - Clinical Trials Pharmacy

Band 8b

Main area
Clinical Trials, Pharmacy
Grade
Band 8b
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time, 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-UPACS-1828
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
£55,905 - £66,632 per annum (inc HCA)
Closing
24/01/2019 23:59
Interview date
05/02/2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 8b pharmacist to join the Pharmacy Clinical Trials Unit at King's. You will work closely with the Chief Technician for Clinical Trials to lead, deliver, develop and evaluate pharmacy services to patients entered into clinical trials at King's College Hospital and at The Princess Royal Hospital in Bromley. We currently have over 250 studies open plus a large number in set up. Your main responsibility will be for the pharmaceutical elements of clinical trials to be compliant with national and European legislative requirements. However, your main focus will be to maintain performance against national and organisational targets.

You will work closely with other pharmacists and pharmacy staff, the King’s Health Partners Joint Clinical Trial Office and the Trust R&D Office regarding all aspects of clinical trial sponsor and host responsibilities including pharmacovigilance and product recall where required. You will be a member of the Trust Ethics committee and will attend regular R&D Leads meetings.

You will need an excellent and in-depth knowledge of the Clinical Trial Regulations, Research Governance and Good Clinical Practice to ensure a safe and efficient service for patients. You therefore must have substantial experience of providing pharmaceutical input into clinical trials. You will be responsible for leading a team of pharmacists, technicians and assistants in the management of all aspects of clinical trials and will require excellent communication and leadership skills.  

Closing date Thursday 24th January 2019

Interview date Tuesday 5th February 2019

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Kit Lai, Pharmacist Operations on 020 3299 2087 or kit.lai@nhs.net