- Specialist Pharmacist Surgery & Pre-assessment
- Band 8a
- Fixed term, 6 months
- Full time, 37.5 hours per week
- King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- Denmark Hill
- £51,383 - £57,596 per annum, inc HCA
- 01/03/2020 23:59
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SENIOR CLINICAL PHARMACIST, SPECIALIST Surgery
Fixed term 12 months
The Clinical Pharmacy Service at King’s is highly respected across the Trust and our staff work closely with multidisciplinary teams to advance patient care. We are patient-centred, research-oriented, progressive and innovative department. We work alongside senior managers and clinicians to provide comprehensive directorate services.
The surgical directorate at King’s offers secondary and tertiary care to patients across SE London and South East England. We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic pharmacist to join our well established surgical team. The successful candidate will lead on delivering support to the surgical division with particular emphasis on pre-assessment and the further development of a patient focused medicines optimisation service to surgical patients. The post holder will work closely with the pharmacy team leader, clinicians and nurses in developing the clinical pharmacy service to the Surgical division and providing patient care to this broad group of patients. Although initially fixed term the expectation is if the post delivers on key performance indicators the division will fund a substantive post.
This post is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual with excellent leadership and problemsolving skills to work closely with clinicians in the continued development of patient pathways to support the Trust in achieving significant reductions in length of stay and mortality following both elective and emergency surgery.
This post provides many opportunities for personal and professional development, both clinically and managerially, as you will also be expected to deputise for the pharmacy team leader. The successful applicant will be expected to be a team player with significant clinical experience, excellent interpersonal skills and meticulous attention to detail.
Clinical experience in surgery is essential.
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
Alanna Johnston - Pharmacy Clinical Team Leader, for Acute Surgery, Trauma, Planned surgery, Ophthalmology and Gastroenterology on 0203 299 9000 ext: 35704 Or Julie Hawkes-Reekie-Clinical services Lead Pharmacist on 01689 863000 ext: 64014 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 1st March 2020
Interviews will be held week beginning 16th March 2020