Clacton on Sea
PCN Clacton
negotiable depending on experience
Clinical Pharmacist
16 Apr 2021
About The Role
If you are a highly motivated, proactive, forward thinking Clinical Pharmacist then you could be just the person we are looking for.  PCN Clacton has an opening for a qualified and registered pharmacist who is an independent prescriber to join our progressive PCN.

You will play a vital role in the development and delivery of a sustainable and patient centred service.  You will take responsibility for areas of chronic disease management within the practices and undertake clinical medication reviews to proactively manage patients.  You will provide expertise in clinical medicines advice and take a clinical lead on medicines optimisation and quality improvement.  This role has the potential to significantly improve quality of care and safety for patients.

Please see the attached job/person spec for full details.

If you like what you have read and feel you are the person we are seeking, please apply.  We would be happy to have a conversation with you prior to application and you are welcome to come and have a look around (social distancing observed).  Please contact Melinda Gooding on 01255 220010 or by email Melinda.gooding1@nhs.net who will be happy to arrange this for you.

About The Candidate
  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in pharmacy and registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council
  • Minimum of 1 year experience as a pharmacist, demonstrated within a practice portfolio.
  • Have experience and an awareness of common acute and long-term conditions that are likely to be seen in general practice
  • Must be an independent prescriber
About Us:
This is an exciting time to join PCN Clacton, we are on a journey to excellence.  There are currently 3 practices in our PCN, growing to 4 from the 1st April with the potential for further growth and development.  As an expanding PCN we are committed to and strive to improve healthcare for all our patients.  We are a team of multi-disciplinary highly skilled health care professionals who are passionate about what we do and are driving innovation to improve our patients experience and outcomes.
 

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Please note this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.