Pharmacy Lead - SACT

  • Location

    Guildford

  • Sector:

    Clinic, Hospice Care, Hospital, Oncology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Stock

  • Contact email:

    tom@healthrecruitnetwork.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    020 7193 4003

  • Job ref:

    JR100268

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-24

  • Startdate:

    2024-03-15

Pharmacy Lead - SACT - Private Hospital - Guildford - Up to £60,000 - Full time

The Private Hospital in Guildford is part of the Leading Private Hospital Group, a premier provider of independent healthcare with a widespread network of hospitals & clinics across the nation, conducting a breadth of intricate surgeries unmatched by any other private healthcare provider in the country.
The Private Hospital Group takes pride in its recognition as one of the UK's top 5 best big companies to work for, as well as being among the top 5 in the health and social care sector.
We are currently seeking a dynamic Pharmacy Lead to join our dedicated team within the Pharmacy Department.
This is a full-time position requiring 37.5 hours per week, with a flexible shift schedule.

Pharmacy Lead - SACT Key Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy (M Pharm or B Pharm) or BSc in Pharmacy, with registration on the General Pharmaceutical Council as a Pharmacist or Pharmacy Technician, or inclusion on the General Pharmaceutical Council Pharmacy Technicians register.
• A minimum of 2 years of experience in a UK hospital pharmacy setting, with demonstrated team management and mentoring skills, as well as budget management experience.
• Proficient in organizational and planning abilities, with a focus on risk management. Proven track record of achieving targets in a results-driven environment.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, capable of effectively engaging with individuals across various levels within the hospital setting.
• Familiarity with General Pharmaceutical Council Codes of Professional Conduct, Ethics, and Performance, along with understanding of Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements.

Pharmacy Lead - SACT Responsibilities:
• Oversee the safe and optimal usage of medications for all patients receiving SACT medication.
• Ensure all prescribing activities are conducted via the Private Hospital Group's electronic software.
• Timely initiation of new protocols as required.
• Advocate for evidence-based medicine and national best practices within the oncology patient demographic.
• Offer expert advice to support medication management, prescribing practices, and clinical use within the oncology facility.
• Inspire and motivate pharmacists and healthcare professionals to take ownership of medicine management services within the oncology unit.
• Participate as a member of the hospital's multidisciplinary oncology team.
• Contribute to the development and implementation of corporate and hospital prescribing guidelines, along with new oncology policies.
• Serve as an educational resource for both staff and patients regarding prescribed medications and their administration within oncology facilities.

Salary & Benefits:
• 25 days of annual leave per year, plus bank holidays, with an increase to 30 days based on service length.
• Private Pension Scheme.
• Private Healthcare Scheme covering pre-existing medical conditions for treatment at our hospitals.
• Discounts for friends and family accessing hospital services.
• Family-friendly policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption pay.
• Non-contributory life insurance.
• Staff engagement hub offering discounts, rewards, and voluntary benefits.
• Access to resources, tools, and services supporting employee wellbeing.
• Recognition programmes for outstanding performance.
• Access to industry-leading training and development opportunities.

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Job Reference:
JR100268


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