Spire Healthcare offers treatment for private patients, funded by health insurance, those choosing to pay for themselves and NHS patients under the government's Choose and Book system. The hospitals provide a wide range of services, from diagnostic and routine investigations, to more complex surgery. Spire's commitment is to clinical excellence, patient safety and infection control.
Spire Tunbridge Wells is a 38 bed hospital with two theatres and one endoscopy suite located in Fordcombe, Tunbridge Wells. We offer a comprehensive range of medical and surgical treatments to patients in the South East of England.
We have an opportunity for a Bank Clinical Pharmacist to join our team of staff in the Pharmacy department.
This is a role working on an “as and when required” basis. You will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.
Applicants should fulfil the following criteria:
Degree in Pharmacy
Must be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council
Knowledge of Care Quality Commission requirements
Strong interpersonal skills and able to communicate well with a range of people at differing levels across the hospital
Experience of dispensing medicines and experience of medicines management in a hospital setting (preferred)
Duties of this role include:
To facilitate the daily running of the Pharmacy Department – providing a safe and effective medicines management service to all patients, staff, consultants and customers
To provide an efficient Pharmaceutical Service for both inpatients and outpatients and to provide a ward based clinical service to patients that have been admitted
Ensure timely and accurate charging of medicines
Provide advice and clear instructions to patients that require discharge medication
Ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory, professional and best practice frameworks
Be a proactive member of the Hospital’s pharmacy team
Please see attached job description for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.
Spire Healthcare’s mission is to bring together the best people who are dedicated to developing excellent clinical environments and delivering the highest quality patient care. We constantly invest in our people, facilities and equipment to ensure our patients receive a high standard of care.