Support Pharmacist

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB) and Heartlands Hospital Birmingham (BHH)
30 Apr 2019
30 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Pharmacy@QEHB Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary company of University Hospitals Birmingham, which was established in 2011. We provide a pharmacy service for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB) and Heartlands Hospital Birmingham (BHH).

We currently service both the out-patients and in-patients due to be discharged from QEHB and out-patients at BHH. We operate in a manner akin to a community pharmacy with the hospital clinical pharmacy team maintaining oversight and responsibility for the clinical accuracy of prescriptions.

We are currently recruiting for pharmacists to join our team to work at both sites. It is essential that the candidates are flexible and have experience in a busy pharmacy environment with high volume dispensing. All pharmacists are expected to lead the team to deliver the best care for our patients so the successful applicant should be able to demonstrate strengths in both excellent customer service and team leading skills. We welcome applicants from either hospital or community settings.

This is a unique opportunity to support the delivery of the care from our automated pharmacies. We support post-graduate education and the development of staff, therefore this is an ideal opportunity for a pharmacist who may wish to gain secondary care experience to further a clinical pharmacy role in the future.

All posts are subject to a disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. 

Note that all posts are recruited to under terms and conditions of Pharmacy@QEHB Ltd.

Hours - 31.5 per week plus paid overtime when needed.