Advanced Pharmacist - Primary care
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
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We have an exciting opportunity for a forward thinking clinical pharmacist to develop their career working in a GP practice.
We would welcome a motivated clinical pharmacist passionate about patient care, who has excellent communication skills and is able to work in a multi-disciplinary team to optimise medications with a patient-centred approach. You will be based at Tywyn Health Centre and will be an integral member of the team helping us provide high quality innovative patient care
Experience of working within GP surgery is desirable.
Main duties of the job
This role is for a prescriber who will have the opportunity to develop pharmacist led chronic disease clinics. You will be expected to lead and coordinate the Medicines Management Team on a day to day basis, take an active role in supporting the multi-disciplinary team with the surgery's weekly care home reviews, as well as supporting chronic disease management and year of care.
The post is open to pharmacists working in all sectors of the profession with suitable experience and qualifications.
Appointment to post will be at Band 8a. Applications for job shares will be considered. Reimbursement of relocation expenses may be available as per Health board policy.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Located in North West Wales, close to Chester, and Snowdonia, few areas of the UK offer as many opportunities for you to enjoy your free time.
If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and 'Proud to Lead' competence framework.
Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the "Disability Confident Employer" scheme.
Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.
Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.
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