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Specialist Clinical Pharmacist - Inpatient/CMHT

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust
£50,952 to £57,349 per annum
Closing date
23 May 2024
Are you an experienced pharmacist looking for new opportunities to grow and lead?Join our Trust. In this role you will step into a pivotal position where you will not only practice within your professional boundaries but also take the reins in developing, managing, and mentoring a team of fellow pharmacists.For the right candidate, we are open to discussing a relocation package with you, and you can receive a �5,000 recruitment and retention package just for joining us.If you thrive on challenges and are eager to elevate your skills, this is an excellent opportunity. We're seeking a dedicated pharmacist with excellent communication abilities and a solid foundation in clinical pharmacy to join our dynamic multi-disciplinary general practice teams as a Specialist Clinical Pharmacist.This role would be the ideal role for highly-motivated individuals that are eager for professional growth opportunity. Whether you are already an independent prescribing pharmacist or on the path to becoming one, we'll provide the support you need to excel, including assistance in obtaining the necessary qualifications.Flexibility is key, and the ability travel across Hull and East Riding would be advantageous.With our commitment to your advancement, we offer a range of training opportunities to propel your career forward.Ready to seize this incredible opportunity and take your career to new heights? Apply now and let's embark on this exciting journey together!

Main duties of the job

Develop, promote and implement high quality, evidence based, and cost effective use of medicines at the interface, in a manner that maximises the benefits of medicines to patients and service users whilst minimising clinical, legal and financial risks.To participate as an active member of clinical teams in Inpatient Wards and CMHTs/PCMHN to support the safe and effective use of medicines.To provide clinical pharmacy advice on the management of patients with mental illness in order to maximise benefit and minimise risk in relation to medicines.To support and participate in clinical audit and research.

To provide education and training to primary healthcare staff, service users and carers.

About us

We are an award winning and CQC rated good health and social care Trust delivering integrated services across Hull, East and North Yorkshire. Find out more on our website

We are a forward thinking and dynamic Trust with a real commitment to staff development. We value our colleagues and invest in them to ensure they have the right skills to deliver outstanding care.

We are proud to score above or equal to the average for all NHS People Promise theme areas demonstrating our commitment to improve the experience of working in the NHS for everyone. Wherever you work we know you will receive a warm welcome and all the support you'll need to get you started.

We recognise the positive value of diversity and promotes equality whilst challenging discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

Work life balance is about having influence and flexibility over when, where and how you work. If the work pattern for this role does not meet your needs, we welcome an application and are happy to discuss working arrangements that differ from those advertised.

We offer a unique range of benefits that go above and beyond other NHS Trusts including an enhanced leave package and health and wellbeing support.

From city to countryside, market towns to moors you'll find a place to call home including some of the most affordable places to live in the UK.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

For further information with regard to this vacancy please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification

Person Specification



  • Current and continued registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council as a practicing member
  • Equivalent knowledge and experience to a level above Masters Degree in Pharmacy or equivalent acceptable for registration by the General Pharmaceutical Council
  • Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in relevant area of pharmacy practice, or equivalent experience of at least two years post registration. Willing to work towards a postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in psychiatric pharmacy practice.
  • Willingness to work towards qualification as an independent Non-Medical Prescriber


  • Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and willing to work towards Foundation or Faculty membership
  • Qualification as an independent Non-Medical Prescriber
  • Certificate in Management studies or equivalent experience



  • Relevant post-registration clinical pharmacy experience including Mental Health
  • Experience of working as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience of clinical audit


  • Experience of managing staff
  • Relevant post-registration clinical pharmacy experience including Mental Health (1) and Primary Care (2) involvement.

Skills and Competencies


  • Advanced theoretical and technical, clinical and pharmaceutical knowledge relating to the promotion of high quality, effective and cost efficient use of medicines, including a wide range of work procedures and practices
  • Confident and assertive when dealing with other professionals
  • Excellent interpersonal, influencing and negotiating skills including effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Evidence of Continuing Professional Development
  • Proficient IT skills, e.g. ability to use Microsoft Office applications, internet etc.
  • Good organisational skills e.g. prioritising and time management, and able to work as part of a team or alone
  • Ability to work under pressure and demonstrate good time management
  • Ability to cope with emotional lability and distress amongst the client group


  • Tutoring and training skills
  • Evidence of writing procedures, guidelines and protocols

Employer details

Employer name

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust


Trust Headquarters

Willerby Hill


HU10 6ED

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