Allied Health Professionals - Advanced Specialist Pharmacist Antimicrobials

  • Department Pharmacy
  • Salary £44,606.00 – £50,819 per annum
  • Closing Date 20/09/2019
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 8a
  • Job ref 223-ASP-379-A
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time, 37.5 hours per week

Advanced Specialist Pharmacist- Antimicrobials Band 8a

37.5 hours per week plus Emergency Duty Commitment

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated pharmacist to join our team as an Advanced Specialist pharmacist at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford. 

This a great opportunity to support the Trust in ensuring the safe and effective use of antimicrobials for our patients. This is a prescribing role and those candidates who are not currently an independent prescriber will be supported and funded to undertake the qualification. In this role you will work collaboratively with the Advanced Specialist Pharmacist for Antimicrobials at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and have close links with clinicians and infection control.

The successful applicant will join our dynamic Trust wide pharmacy team committed to delivering an excellent pharmacy service built around achieving medicines optimisation and the highest standard of service to all our patients. Applicants for the specialist role must be suitably qualified, as appropriate to the post, and will preferably have significant experience in antimicrobial stewardship in an acute hospital setting. A postgraduate diploma in clinical pharmacy is essential. There will be a requirement to participate in extended hours working including weekends and bank holiday on a rotational basis.

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