We are looking for experienced senior pharmacists across Great Britain with a strong clinical background and an independent prescribing qualification to join a dynamic team where you will contribute towards patient safety by helping to improve the quality of pharmacy practice and support the delivery of our 2030 vision.
Location: Home based
Salary: £21,853 - £25,318 per annum + £2,580 car allowance plus benefits, depending on skills and experience (FTE: £43,706 - £50,635 per annum + £5,160 car allowance)
Hours: 17.5 hours per week
Closing date: 4 October 2021 (12pm)
Interview dates: TBA
- Are you a front-line practising pharmacist independent prescriber?
- Do you want the opportunity to develop a portfolio career?
- Do you want to apply your clinical knowledge and experience to provide assurance to patients and the public about the quality of pharmacy services and help drive improvement across a broad range of specialist clinical services?
To reflect the broader range of specialist clinical services offered through registered pharmacies, we continue to build capacity and expand the clinical skills set across the inspectorate with the recruitment of experienced pharmacy professionals to make inspection judgements on the quality of clinical pharmacy services.
You will have the opportunity to enhance your own profile and skillset and gain regulatory experience which will involve collaboration with different teams, and partnership working with other regulators and sector bodies.
We welcome applications from currently practising, registered pharmacists with a significant clinical experience in medicines safety, non-medical prescribing and risk management.
In return for their commitment and enthusiasm, applicants can expect a rewarding and challenging work environment, good work-life balance and workload plus an excellent benefits package that includes:
- 30 days holiday, plus bank holidays (pro-rata) with the option to buy an additional 5 days
- a choice between two pension providers: NHS pension scheme or Standard Life.
- flexible working arrangements.
- career breaks and sabbaticals.
- private medical insurance, life assurance, season ticket loan, bike loan and many more.
About the GPhC
We are a respected regulatory body that regulates pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacies in Great Britain. We work to assure and improve standards of care for people using pharmacy services.
Our organisation has a long-term vision and a desire for highly skilled and specialist staff. We are committed to providing workforce learning and development opportunities.
We are proud of our diverse and inclusive culture and are committed to holding ourselves to the same standards we expect of others.
Applying for this role
If you feel you have the required experience and skills and would like to join us, please apply with your CV and covering letter, explaining how you meet each of the criteria for the role. Please consult the knowledge and skills section of the job description document to help you prepare your application which can be found on our 'Working for us' page: pharmacyregulation.org/working-for-us
Please note that applications without a covering letter will not be considered.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
We are committed to promoting equality, valuing diversity and being inclusive in all our work as a health professions regulator.