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Clinical Pharmacist

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
37.5 Hours/Week
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Brighton General Hospital
£31,696 to £41,787 pa
28/01/2018 23:59

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust’s 2015 staff survey results are better than average in almost all areas and help rank the trust as one of the top 100 best places to work in the NHS (Health Service Journal). SCFT is the first NHS organisation in Sussex to be a ‘Living Wage Employer’.

The Trust is signed up to the disability confident scheme and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.


This is a opportunity for an experienced pharmacist to join our expanding and dynamic Medicines Management team.

It would be suitable for someone wishing to gain further experience in a clinical role or for someone returning to work after a career break. We can be flexible with hours including full time or part time.

The post will involve working with specialist pharmacy technicians to deliver a high quality and effective medicines management service to our patients in adult bedded units which are managed by Brighton and Hove City Council. You will also be working alongside GPs and staff employed by Brighton and Hove City Council to deliver excellent and safe patient-centred care. You will also have the opportunity to assist the Senior Clinical Pharmacist (Responsive Services) with undertaking clinical pharmacy medication reviews of patients’ medicines in their homes.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity you will have been working as a clinical pharmacist directly with patients with complex health needs and with a range of healthcare professionals. You will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and proven team working abilities, be resourceful, able to manage your time effectively and prioritise your own workload.

This post will be based at Brighton General Hospital and will involve travel around the Brighton and Hove area and also across Sussex Community NHS Trust.

Interviews will take place at Brighton General Hospital in February.

Please contact Christine Holkham, Senior Clinical Pharmacist on 07876596762  if you wish to discuss this position further.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Christine Holkham
Senior Clinical Pharmacist

If you have problems applying, contact

01273 696011 ext3539