Lead Clinical Pharmacist - London - Permanent

Posted 11 January 2024
Salary £52000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline PharmacistPharmacy Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with a leading private hospital. We are currently looking for an experienced Lead Clinical Pharmacist who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership for the service. This post is based in Central London, which is easily accessible via public transport.

About the role:
As a Lead Clinical Pharmacist, you will be working in a clinical and service development capacity to ensure the service to patients is planned, delivered, and evaluated in line with evidence-based practice. Working closely with the multi-disciplinary team to help create and maintain a robust service whilst seamlessly incorporating other centre services.

Your main responsibilities as a Lead Clinical Pharmacist:
  • Continually promote the responsible, safe, and cost-effective prescribing of medicines to optimise clinical outcomes, minimise adverse reactions and errors.
  • Be available to medical, nursing and pharmacy staff to answer queries relating to individual patients and any protocols and policies within the Hospital.
  • Undertake clinical audit projects involving the use of medicines within the Hospital.
  • Identify changes in prescribing practices that may impact on the drugs budget and advise the Chief Pharmacist accordingly.
What we are looking for in a Lead Clinical Pharmacist:
  • Master’s degree in pharmacy/equivalent
  • Registered with General Pharmaceutical Council
  • Postgraduate Qualification in clinical pharmacy at diploma level or equivalent qualification gained or in progress.
  • MSC in Clinical Pharmacy
  • Palliative care experience
What’s in it for you?
  • For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension.
  • Contributory pension schemes
  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Short-term accommodation for new starters at The Hospital
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom
Please note: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Ria on 02033986694 or ria.atkinson@maxximagroup.com