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Rotational Pharmacist

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
£44,398 to £50,807 Per annum
Closing date
29 Nov 2023

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to continued investment in the Pharmacy services, exciting opportunities have arisen for dynamic, motivated individuals to join our friendly team. Pharmacy is seen as a key resource within the clinical team and we are currently undergoing an extensive expansion of pharmacy roles to further establish our position within the clinical MDT.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated clinical pharmacists to join and expand our existing Band 7 Rotational Programme which includes rotations within various clinical service specialties.

These positions are ideal for pharmacists looking to utilise and develop existing clinical knowledge and prescribing skills, whilst also expanding leadership experience. You will be supported by Senior Pharmacists and will have opportunities to undertake additional learning and development where appropriate.

As a team, we have a strong commitment to advancing pharmacy clinical practice and embedding effective medicines optimisation systems into patient care. We are therefore looking for individuals with good organisational and communication skills who are keen to be involved in the further development of clinical services and can carefully challenge the status quo.

Successful candidates will play an influential role in the patients care pathway whilst building upon proven clinical skills. The combination of responsibilities within the role will significantly facilitate your growth as a clinical pharmacy practitioner.

Main duties of the job

Rotations include Acute Medical and Surgical Services, Emergency Department, Community, Primary Care, Paediatrics , Mental Health, Aseptics, Cancer , Critical Care and NEWT Guidelines, Medicines Information and Prison Medicine.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and 'Proud to Lead' competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the Disability Confident Employer scheme.

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac

Person Specification

Qualifications and/or Knowledge


  • MPharm degree or equivalent
  • Registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council.
  • Post Graduate MSc/Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy or equivalent experience and/or qualifications


  • Accredited or eligible to be accredited as a HEI Clinical Pharmacy diploma/MSc tutor
  • Non-medical prescribing qualification
  • RPS member



  • Broad post registration experience


  • Experience in specialist clinical area

Aptitude and Abilities


  • Good verbal/written communication skills
  • IT literate
  • Demonstrate ability to work within a multidisciplinary team setting
  • Good communicator, motivated, able to work as part of a team


  • Organisational ability
  • Teaching and presentational skills
  • Evidence of supervising or mentoring pharmacy staff

Employer details

Employer name

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board


Wrexham Maelor Hospital

Croesnewydd Road


LL13 7TD

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