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- Location: Lancaster
- Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
- Salary: £44,606 - £50,819 per annum
- Type: Permanent
- Closing Date: 22/07/2019
This post is only open to current employees of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust.
”A great place to be cared for; a great place to work”
Clinical Prescribing Pharmacist Band 8a DMARD University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust covers a large geographic area which encompasses the Furness peninsula, the city of Lancaster and the Lake District. We provide a comprehensive range of acute and support hospital services to a population of 350,000 based around Morecambe Bay. One of the largest employers in the area, we have approximately 6,000 staff working across five sites; Furness General Hospital (Barrow in Furness), Royal Lancaster Infirmary, Westmorland General Hospital (Kendal), Ulverston Community Health Centre and Queen Victoria Centre (Morecambe). By joining us you will be part of a progressive team committed to diversity, excellence and achievement.
The Lake District, is a mountainous region in North West England famous for its lakes, forests, mountains and fells. The Lake District is home to a great variety of wildlife. The lakes and mountains combine to form impressive scenery, so if you are a hiker, mountain biker, fell walker or just enjoy being in the great outdoors then this is the place for you. You won’t just reap the professional rewards working for UHMBT. Based on the edge of the Lake District, we really do have it all – sensational views, educational opportunities for all ages, affordable housing, and easy access by road and rail to Manchester, Liverpool and beyond. we are delighted to be able to offer the opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our team. If you’re the type of health professional who truly has the patient at the heart of everything you do and you want to work in a Trust that shares your values and is going places, then this might just be the perfect role for you.
Applications are invited from enthusiastic, well-motivated Prescribing Pharmacists to join our Pharmacy team. The post holder will be a member of the multidisciplinary team Providing the DMARD monitoring and prescribing service for newly initiated patients in the Furness area. The post holder may be able to job share with other members of the team and continue to provide other areas of pharmaceutical care. We are willing to consider candidates who are currently undertaking prescribing qualifications and due to complete soon.
Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.
Please note if you are shortlisted for interview you will be required to complete a Psychometric Test.