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Rotational Clinical Pharmacist

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 Per Annum, Pro Rata
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 6
Contract Type
Full Time
Join us in our world-class specialist Pharmacy and Medicine Optimisation services in an integrated health, teaching, research and innovation campus. Our new system, HIVE is transforming how we provide patient care. Training and opportunities are here for you at one of England's largest NHS Trusts. Take this Rotational Clinical Pharmacist role on and you will initially be based at one of our Pharmacy Departments either at the Oxford Road Campus, Trafford, Wythenshawe or North Manchester, with the prospect of eventually working across all sites and specialties. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from, nationally recognised leads in a range of clinical specialties, enjoying a challenge as broad as it is professionally rewarding.

As you develop your career with us, you will have the benefit of exposure to our range of services that we provide to our local population and those who travel from further afield to access our Regional and National specialist services. During your first year at MFT we will support you through the HEE NQPP then you will be supported through a postgraduate clinical diploma. You will also benefit from our weekly pharmacy wide lunchtime teaching sessions.

Main duties of the job

This role also involves covering the Out of Hours Pharmacy Service for the MFT hospitals, whether it is working 24/7 shifts or covering a traditional on-call service you will further develop your clinical pharmacy knowledge, organisational, communication and negotiation skills and decision-making capabilities.

Passion, dedication and motivation are essential here. A confident communicator, you'll be comfortable working in hospital teams and solving problems under pressure, with an enthusiasm for learning and personal development. You'll be either registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) or be due to complete your Trainee Pharmacist year in 2024

About us

MFT is England's largest NHS Trust with a turnover of �2.6bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We're creating an exceptional integrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate so you'll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We've also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & driving research and innovation through the introduction of Hive our brand-new Electronic Patient Record system which we've launched in September 2022.

We're proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitate high-quality research programmes. What's more, we're excited to be embarking on our new Green Plan which will set out how MFT continues to play its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open and transparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience youll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person Specification attachments under the Supporting Documents heading. So that youre even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply to us, youll need to take time to read the Candidate Essentials Guide that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how we care for you as you care for others. Most importantly, it also contains critical information youll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

Diversity Matters

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employer, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team at

Were looking forward to hearing from you!

Person Specification



  • Currently registered with GPhC, or due to complete registration with GPHC in 2024



  • Hospital Experience/ clinical knowledge - evidence of rotations etc

Communication skills


  • e.g written - quality of application form/ evidence of communication with peers/patients/MDT

Time management/ Organisational skills/prioritisation skills


  • e.g evidence of managing workload/ prioritising tasks

Knowledge of job and enthusiasm for working at MFT


  • explanation of why they want to work at MFT

Evidence of CPD


  • eg attendance on courses/ conferences/ CPD cycles



  • Evidence of project/ audits



  • Evidence of teamworking - workplace, MDT/ sports teams etc

Employer details

Employer name

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Various Hospital Sites


M13 9WL

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.


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