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Specialist Clinical Pharmacist

Employer
Swansea Bay University Health Board
Location
Swansea
Salary
£44,398 to £50,807 per annum (pro rata if part-time)
Closing date
4 May 2024

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Profession
Other Health Profession
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Morriston Hospital is offering an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated pharmacist to advance their clinical experience and training by joining our Cardiac and Critical Care Teams. The post will be a split role between both specialities.

The cardiac centre is one of only two centres in Wales offering Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) and Ablation services. Additionally, it boasts one of the most efficient catheter labs in the UK.Critical care offers the perfect environment to learn and manage complex pharmaceutical problems and offer advice to the specialised MDT.

There will be an opportunity provide care to a range of medical, surgical, burns and cardiac patients.As a Clinical Pharmacist at Morriston Hospital, you will enjoy full support and diverse developmental opportunities, including Non-Medical Prescribing (NMP) and leadership training. We are actively seeking pharmacists with relevant clinical experience, strong communication skills, and a dedicated commitment to delivering exceptional pharmaceutical care.

Main duties of the job

The provision of clinical pharmacy services to patients, providing specialist advice and expertise to clinicians and nursing staff, to ensure the safe, effective and economic use of medicines.

To act as mentor to and participate in the training of diploma, trainee and other pharmacists within these areas. To be involved in the audit, monitoring and development of Medicines Management at ward level.

To contribute to the ongoing operational provision of the pharmacy service, in line with departmental rotas to meet the needs of the service. Participate in weekend, Bank Holiday and out of hours rotas as dictated by the needs of the service

Provide clinical pharmacy support to the dispensary as part of the pharmacist's dispensary rota. To communicate and work with locality teams to deliver an integrated service across the health community.

About us

We believe staff are our best asset and wewant you to be happy and confident about starting your career here in Swansea Bay University Health Board.

As one of the biggest healthcare groups in the UK we can offer a wealth of professional training and development opportunities in an innovative, forward-thinking organisation.

You might be a nurse ordoctor, maybe you specialise in a health science/therapy or can offer skills in one of our support services - wehave a job for you.

There are also apprenticeships, work placementsand volunteering roles available.

We are an inclusive employer and welcome applications from everyone whatever their sex religion or belief race age sexual orientation gender identity or, whether they are pregnant or have recently been on maternity leave, married or are in a civil partnership or, whether they are disabled.

Our values - Caring For Each Other, Working Together and Always Improving, show thatour commitment to equality is at the heart of everything we do.

If you want excellent career and training opportunities while living on the doorstep of some of Europe's most spectacular scenery,with all the benefits of a thriving and cosmopolitan city - look no further.

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.

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

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Masters Degree MPharm
  • Postgraduate MSc/ Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy or equivalent
  • Current Registration with GPhC


Experience

Essential

  • Post registration experience in hospital clinical pharmacy at Band 6 or above
  • Experience of working in a range of clinical specialities


Desirable

  • Experience of working in medicine/ surgery


Skills and Abilities

Essential

  • Evidence of CPD
  • Evidence of MDT working
  • Evidence of IT skills


Desirable

  • Evidence of presenting skills


Personal Attributes

Essential

  • Evidence of Team Working
  • Evidence of being organised


Desirable

  • Assertive
  • Ability to speak Welsh


Employer details

Employer name

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Address

Morriston Hospital

Heol Maes Eglwys

Swansea

SA6 6NL

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

130-PST034-0424

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