Permanent - Senior Specialist Clinical Pharmacist - London

Posted 02 March 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
DisciplinePharmacistPharmacy Jobs
Contact NameLuke Killeen

Job description

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for a experienced Senior Specialist Clincial Pharmacist to work for one of the leading providers of specialised medical care in the world, focused on providing clinical excellence and superior patient outcomes.

As a Specialist Clinical Pharmacist, you will be a key member of the Pharmacy Team assisting in the provision and development of a comprehensive, high standard, safe and efficient pharmacy service which consistently meet the needs of all service users within the Wellington Hospital.


Employment Type
: Permanent

 Full time

On a typical day you will need:
  • To provide a safe and patient-focused clinical pharmacy service to wards. This includes undertaking medicines reconciliation, assessing pharmaceutical needs, assessing and facilitating the use of patient’s own drugs, ensuring appropriate drug supply
  • To ensure high quality care for every patient, every day
  • To participate in ward rounds in order to make pro-active interventions on drug related issues
  • To communicate with the multidisciplinary healthcare team (doctors, nurses, dietitians, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, and ward managers), to intermediate care, general practice support and community pharmacists in the provision of medicine related information and assessment of patient’s treatment
  • To promote effective prescribing across the hospital following formulary, NICE, and any other relevant national or local guidance
  • To act as an Ambassador for pharmacy in providing a consistently high standard of pharmaceutical service to patients in line with corporate and departmental objectives
  • To support in developing methods of improving medicines management to the directorates
  • To assist with the production / updating of local clinical guidelines relevant to the directorates
  • To participate in clinical and departmental audits, measure adherence to local and national guidelines and provide feedback to staff
What will you need to succeed in this role?
  • GPhC registered
  • Member of Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (preferable)
  • Relevant hospital experience
  • Additional post graduate clinical qualification e.g. diploma/masters in clinical pharmacy or equivalent
Unlock your potential:
If you are you looking for a new exciting challenge within a leading private hospital in the heart of London - please apply today!

What are the next steps?
If the role sounds like the perfect fit for you, please apply now.
If you are interested in registering with us, would like to know more about this position or simply discuss any other opportunities we have, we would love to hear from you.

Feel free to contact Luke Nguyen-Killeen on 0203 398 6694 or

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