We have an exciting new opportunity for a Pharmacist to join our onsite Pharmacy function in Burton. We are looking for someone who will play a key role in the growth and success of Healthcare at Home by applying professional expertise to support the supply of medicinal products in an effective and economic way.
This is initially a 9 month contract opportunity working full time 40 hours - Monday to Friday 8-4:30pm and 9:30-6pm on rotating shifts.
Salary: £40,000.00 + bens
Healthcare at Home … a little about us...
Our vision is simple, we help our patients have their best day, every day.
Working alongside healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies, we ensure first class clinical care in the home to our patients and provide greater insights and efficiencies to our customers.
Delivering through a patient centric approach, coupled with the introduction of user friendly technology, we provide clear visibility of the patient’s adherence and persistence, resulting in improved outcomes. All this contributes to supporting our customers to identify interventions which enables patients to rediscover ‘their normal’ and have their best day every day.
What does a Pharmacist do at Healthcare at Home?
You will carry out clinical screening of all prescriptions to ensure appropriateness of therapeutic indication, dose, frequency, form and route of administration.
Provide patient counselling and advice provision by telephone and email, such as travel and clinical queries, device faults, injection technique, side effects and adverse events.
Oversee and perform final accuracy checking of the dispensing and supply of medicinal products
To undertake the role of Responsible Pharmacist (RP) within dispensing on a rotational basis, ensuring full compliance with the responsibilities of the RP role including that the appropriate records are made.
Offer professional insight to help enhance the continuous development of the service.
Hours: 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, x2 rotating shift patterns early (8am to 4.30pm) and late (9.30am to 6pm)
Must also be available to for weekend cover every 6-10 weeks and flexible with rotational on-call cover from 12noon to 10pm.
What skills, qualifications and qualities do I need to be successful?
We are looking for an experienced Pharmacist who will display well developed communication skills including active listening, questioning and demonstrating interpersonal sensitivity. You will be self-motivated and energetic with a positive approach to work.
Displaying well developed planning and organisational skills, you will be confident in multi-tasking and managing your time whilst prioritizing workloads. You will demonstrate high levels of attention to detail, and will be confident in finding solutions to problems and adapting to change.
You will hold an undergraduate degree in Pharmacy and a diploma in a specialist area, and will be registered with the GPhC with completion of CPD. At least 2 years’ experience working at a Pharmacist in a community or hospital environment is key, and you will have a track record of delivering against agreed targets.
Why work at Healthcare at home … the benefits
We are an inspiring business that has exciting times ahead and a clear vision to take us forward. We know people are fundamental to our success and we are focused on helping people to develop their careers. We have a strong culture of continual training and development from the moment you start through our induction to ongoing professional development throughout your careers.
We offer a robust and flexible reward packaging including
Contributory Pension Scheme
Provide Private Healthcare Cover after two years’ service
Death in Service
Annual Holiday – 25 days plus 8 days bank holiday
Bike to Work Scheme
Mobile Phone and Laptop
Company bonus scheme (where applicable)
Healthcare at Home are an equal opportunities employer
Should you have any questions in relation to roles or careers at Healthcare at Home, please contact us. Any one of the recruitment team will be happy to help.