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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Pharmacist with an interest in mental health to join our Pharmacy Team at St Andrew's Healthcare, working at our Northampton site. Due to all wards having ePMA there will be some flexible working and part time options can be considered too.
Career Level B (Equivalent to NHS Band 7)
Salary: Up to £45,000 dependant on experience
Permanent: Full Time or Part Time Flexible Options Considered
Due to recent progression of one of our Pharmacists an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Pharmacist with an interest in mental health to join our Pharmacy Team at St Andrew's Healthcare, working at our Northampton site.
Our clinical pharmacists describe the department as ‘service driven and patient orientated’, ‘A fantastic team’ and ‘extremely helpful and supportive’.
Working at St Andrew’s Healthcare
We’re the UK’s largest independent provider of NHS services, a unique mental health charity aspiring to deliver truly world-class care. Our focus is transforming lives through ground breaking treatment and rehabilitation, with surpluses re-invested in our outstanding facilities. You’ll find a welcoming, inclusive culture here, inspired by the shared values of our team. Everyone has their part to play in the amazing work we do – you’ll have every opportunity to get what you want from your career.
Your role with us
As a Clinical Pharmacist you will be allocated designated wards where you will undertake clinical duties. Working closely with other members of the multidisciplinary team you will support the optimal use of medicines to ensure our patients obtain the best possible outcomes from medication.
This role also involves supporting the Dispensary Operational Team with the supply of medication, taking part in the dispensary rota as Responsible Pharmacist and taking part in the out of hours on call rota.
We are committed to the development of staff and have a clear pathway for development which has been shown with the progress of our clinical pharmacists and technicians to senior roles. Academically there will be opportunities to undertake the certificate in psychiatric therapeutics (Aston) and/or an independent prescribing qualification.
As a department we support flexible working and there are opportunities to work from home where feasible and workload allows. We would also consider applicants who require part time hours.
We offer an excellent benefits package including: Pension; Sickness policy on par with the NHS; Access to the Blue Light Card and Health Service Discounts schemes; 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays), increasing to 41 after 10 years' service; Life cover; Car lease scheme; free use of onsite gym and swimming pool, Cycle to work scheme; Healthcare cash plan; Free parking; Paid DBS application; Access to free vocational qualifications.