BANK - Pharmacist

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Bank - Pharmacy
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Temporary
Hours
Flexable
Job ref
407-BK.PH.3
Site
Walsall Manor Hospital
Town
Walsall Manor Hospital, Walsall, WS2 9PS
Salary
£17.36 ph
Closing
19/02/2018 23:59

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust provides integrated acute and community Healthcare in the West Midlands serving a population of 260,000 residents. Walsall Manor Hospital houses the full range of district general hospital services. The £170 million development was completed in 2010 and we are continually upgrading. Construction of the new integrated critical care unit has commenced and is due to be completed 2017, and plans to extend the neonatal unit are underway.

We provide high quality, friendly and effective community health services from multiple sites covering Walsall. Our multidisciplinary services include rapid response and homebased care, so that those with long term conditions and the frail elderly can remain in their own homes.

We are recommended by colleagues as a place to work which is supported by the trusts promises to work as part of a team, be supported to maintain high standards and appreciate every individual. We are committed to investing in our workforce by recruiting to Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Professional and HealthCare Science vacancies.

 

We have already made substantial progress following our CQC visit and this has been recognised by NHS Improvement. We are committed to delivering high quality care in our wards and services and as part of our improvement plans.


 

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust provides integrated acute and community Healthcare in the West Midlands serving a population of 260,000 residents. Walsall Manor Hospital houses the full range of district general hospital services. The £170 million development was completed in 2010 and we are continually upgrading. Construction of the new integrated critical care unit has commenced and is due to be completed 2017, and plans to extend the neonatal unit are underway.

We provide high quality, friendly and effective community health services from multiple sites covering Walsall. Our multidisciplinary services include rapid response and homebased care, so that those with long term conditions and the frail elderly can remain in their own homes.

We are recommended by colleagues as a place to work which is supported by the trusts promises to work as part of a team, be supported to maintain high standards and appreciate every individual. We are committed to investing in our workforce by recruiting to Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Professional and HealthCare Science vacancies.

 

We have already made substantial progress following our CQC visit and this has been recognised by NHS Improvement. We are committed to delivering high quality care in our wards and services and as part of our improvement plans.


Opportunities to join our team

BANK PHARMACIST POSITION 

Are you bored with the lack of clinical input in your current job? Well, this may just be the very opportunity you have been waiting for. We have an immediate need for Bank Pharmacists to provide ward and dispensary based clinical pharmacy at Walsall Manor Hospital.

This post offers the opportunity to work with a team of experienced pharmacists and technicians in our friendly department based at Walsall Manor Hospital. Your role will include regular ward visits providing clinical pharmacy input, supporting the dispensary and liaising with a variety of healthcare professionals.

As a department we have always thrived to be forward thinking and we are now offering the chance for suitably experienced pharmacists to join our clinical pharmacy team on an ad-hoc basis. This will allow you to continue working within your current field whilst undertaking a hospital clinical role. 

We already have a number of pharmacists working at the trust who have demonstrated first-hand the added value of pharmacists with a working knowledge of other pharmacy sectors such as Community, PCT & Academia. We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated and forward-thinking individuals with a genuine desire and motivation to enter the field of Hospital Pharmacy. 
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For an informal discussion or for an informal visit, please contact one of the following on 01922 656748/6267:


Principal Pharmacists:

Grace Tsang: grace.tsang@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

Uzoma Ibechukwu: uzoma.ibechukwu@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

Liz Payne: liz.payne@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

 


The Director of Pharmacy: 
Gary Feltcher: gary.fletcher@walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Walsall Manor Hospital
Moat Road
Walsall
WS2 9PS
Telephone
01922656212