Bank Pharmacist

Weymouth Street Hospital
Posted 8 months ago



We are looking for highly skilled and enthusiastic bank pharmacists who will be based at Phoenix Hospital Group’s (PHG) Weymouth Street Hospital Pharmacy department and will need to possess:



  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in pharmacy (Master of Pharmacy or UK equivilant)
  • Be registered as a pharmacist with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPHC)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a pharmacist, demonstrated within community, primary care, and/ or hospital settings



  • Postgraduate Diploma relevant to hospital pharmacy practice
  • Membership with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS)
  • Independent Prescriber
  • Previous managerial role/post with demonstrated leadership record
  • Private Hospital experience, working with high end clientle
  • Previous experience in developing and implementing policies, setting up or developing a pharmacy/pharmaceutical business/service


Position Summary

  • To provide a high standard of pharmaceutical services which consistently meet the needs of all service users, are compliant with professional and legal requirements and Phoenix hospital policies
  • Accountable for the delivery of high quality, developing pharmacy services, ensuring they are centred around the patient, are safe and delivered effectively.
  • Manage the day to day activity of the pharmacy dispensary, and participate in the dispensing, labelling and supply of medication for all hospital pharmaceutical requirements including Controlled Drugs in accordance with Phoenix hospital Medicines Management and controlled drug policies, Medicines Act 1968 and Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, GPhC Code of Ethics and Good Dispensing Practices.
  • To undertake the professional and legal duties associated with the Responsible Pharmacist role in compliance with the requirements of the Medicines Act 1968 and the regulations made under the Act, The Medicines (Pharmacies) (Responsible Pharmacist) Regulations 2008.
  • Provision of expert advice on pharmaceutical matters in the context of an independent hospital, including clinical pharmacy provision at ward, theatre level and outpatient settings
  • Ensuring that all practice relating to medicines optimisation throughout the hospital complies with the current legislative framework and, where practice is found to be non-compliant; this is addressed through the relevant hospital processes.



Job Features

Job CategoryPhoenix Hospital Group

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