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Clinical Pharmacist - Hospital/PCN

Band 7

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Band 7
Full-time 37.5 hours per week
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Hull Royal Infirmary / Castle Hill Hospital
£37,750 - £43,772** PA
27/02/2020 23:59

Looking for a new challenge and to widen your horizon? Looking to equip yourself for a future in Pharmacy working in Primary AND Secondary Care? Hull University Teaching Hospitals may be the next step for you!

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated clinical pharmacist to take on an exciting new opportunity working in a joint post within the acute hospital setting and a local Primary Care Network (employed by Hull University Teaching Hospital Trusts).

This is a new role and will develop over time. Within Primary Care Network you will work autonomously as part of a multi-disciplinary team, in a patient facing role including face to face and telephone consultations, supporting patients to manage their long-term conditions through structured medication reviews. You will support patients and practices with prescription and medication queries and provide clinical leadership on medication safety, medicines optimisation and quality improvement.

Within hospital setting, you will be expected to provide a clinical pharmacy service to allocated wards and offer advice to medical, nursing, other healthcare staff and patients on all aspects of the safe & effective use of medicines. This includes facilitating reconciliation, discharge planning and patient counselling, supporting clinical trials process and the safe introduction of electronic prescribing systems.

HUTH Pharmacy Department is a supportive environment for professional development with a range of experienced and specialist senior pharmacists. The Trust is keen to support professional development of the entire pharmacy workforce and you will be expected to support, motivate and engage with others. Within PCN, you will be supported by a GP clinical mentor. You will also enrol on the CPPE Primary Care Pharmacy Education Pathway and complete an Independent Prescribing Qualification, unless qualifications already held.

Continuing to benefit from the legacy of being the UK’s City of Culture in 2017, Kingston-upon-Hull has more to offer than first meets the eye. Not only does the city boast two Super league rugby teams, but the Championship football team of Hull City AFC also resides here. As well as excellent shopping facilities, the city centre has exceptional transport links all over Yorkshire, including trains to the nearby cities of Leeds and York. Located less than an hours’ drive to the seaside town of Bridlington, Hull is also conveniently placed to the Humber Bridge, the gateway to Lincolnshire and beyond!          

Applications are welcome from GPhC registered pharmacists with patient-facing, clinical experience from any sector.

The post requires weekend and bank holiday working, and includes participation in the on call service.

** Salary Figure relates to year 2 of 3 year NHS Pay Deal

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information please contact Marie Miller ( or Yvonne Holloway ( , Acting Deputy Chief Pharmacists.

Contact details: Marie tel 01482 675587 (direct) or 01482 674731 (Admin team), e-mail Yvonne tel 01482 624105(direct) or 01482 674731 (Admin team), e-mail