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 Birmingham site. Due to all wards having ePMA there will be some opportunity for flexible working and a job share could be considered too.
Career Level B (Equivalent to NHS Band 7)
Salary: Up to £49,000 dependant on experience and qualifications (NMP, Post Graduate Clinical Qualifications)
Permanent: Full Time or Part Time Flexible Options Considered
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 Birmingham site.
Our clinical pharmacists describe the department as ‘service driven and patient orientated’, ‘A fantastic team’ and ‘extremely helpful and supportive’.
St Andrew’s Healthcare is a thriving charity working together with a number of organisations to transform the lives of people with complex mental health needs. providing specialist mental healthcare services. Working in partnership with the NHS, voluntary, educational and research organisations to deliver a range of specialist inpatient and community mental healthcare services, education and research that helps to improve the lives of people with complex mental health needs.
Your role with us
As a Clinical Pharmacist at Birmingham you will undertake clinical duties for patients at the site. 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 working closely with the Birmingham Pharmacy Technician and supporting the Northampton Dispensary Operational Team with the supply of medication. Also taking part in the Pharmacy 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 if you do not already have these.
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.