Vacancy for a Full Time
Albany Surgery, Bovey Tracey/Chudleigh Medical Practice & Kingskerswell/ Ipplepen Medical Practice in Newton Abbot.
An opportunity has a risen for a full time Pharmacist to join the team at Kingskerswell & Ipplepen Medical Practice, Albany Surgery in Newton Abbot and Bovey Tracey and Chudleigh Medical Practice. The teams across the three practices have an excellent reputation as friendly, hardworking, high achieving accredited training practices. The practices have been rated Good or Outstanding by CQC, with consistent, positive GP patient survey results which demonstrate the strong patient centred customer focus and efficiency of the teams.
Candidates should be qualified and skilled having completed an undergraduate degree in Pharmacy and registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council. May hold or be working towards an independent prescribing qualification. Be Able to follow legal, ethical, professional and organisational policies/procedures. Involve patients in decisions about prescribed medicines and support adherence as per NICE guidelines.
The role is varied and diverse with clinical support and mentorship provided; there will be a strong focus on self-development and team engagement. Some of the areas the candidate would be asked to focus their attention on would be:
· Patients with long term health conditions (i.e. Hypertension, Cardiovascular).
· Acute Meds management programmes
· Drug Alerts
· Patients who present with acute presentations
· Patient medication reviews
· Medication reconciliation
· Working with local Care homes
· Quality Improvement projects
You may occasionally be required to work additional days covering absences of colleagues or working as part of our Improved access Team.
Pharmacist applicants should submit a detailed CV and supporting statement of no more than 500 words explaining why you want to join our team and how you feel you could help shape the future of local Healthcare delivery.
The practices use the clinical system - TPP SystmOne
Salary dependent on skill set, experience and qualifications.
To ask any questions or arrange an informal visit please phone Rosie or Sonia on 01803-874453 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Closing date is Friday 7th June, interviews will be held on the afternoon of Tuesday the 11th June.