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Senior Neonatal Pharmacist - Band 8a

NHS AfC: Band 8a

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Senior Neonatal Pharmacist
NHS AfC: Band 8a
37.5 hours per week
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339-ALS9815 A
Southmead hospital
£42,414 - £49,969 per annum
24/10/2018 23:59

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Band 8A Senior Neonatal Pharmacist

North Bristol NHS trust has an exciting opportunity for a full time pharmacist with a desire to develop their career in the speciality of neonatology. This is a brand new post designed to improve on the existing service to our tertiary neonatal unit which has 30 cots.

The post holder will need to have good communication and team work skills to enable them to work closely with their neonatal and pharmacy colleagues to ensure that a safe, effective and efficient service provision. The successful applicant will be responsible for the development and management of pharmacy services to the neonatal unit including ward rounds, medicines optimisation, TPN nutrition support, governance and financial reporting.

The post holder will have a sessional commitment to the dispensary and weekend rotas.

We are a large teaching hospital with a major trauma centre and specialties in neurosciences, orthopaedics, renal medicine and transplantation, infectious diseases/HIV, burns and plastics plus general medicine and surgery. Our maternity services delivery more than 6,000 babies every year.

The trust resides within one of the most vibrant cities in the UK, Bristol. Consistently voted one of the best cities to live in, Bristol is famous for its year round festivals, award-winning cycle tracks, exceptional gastronomy, stunning cityscapes and awe-inspiring street art.

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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

Alison Staples, Principal Pharmacist Clinical Services on 0117 4142279 or

Michelle Jackson, Matron NICU on 0117 414 6896 or

If you have problems applying, contact

0117 414 1151