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Specialist Senior Oncology Pharmacist

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  • Speciality: Pharmacy
  • Grade: Pharmacist
  • Salary: £35 - £40 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Start Date: Required ASAP
  • Duration: Temporary
  • Reference No: J114205

Mediplacements are currently looking to recruit an experienced Band 8A Oncology Pharmacist for a locum role in London.

The pay for this position is £35-£40 per hour, and we are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible for an ongoing duration.

The Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual within their Oncology Pharmacy Department.
We are looking for a specialist Senior Oncology Pharmacist to provide a first class clinical pharmacy service to the oncology department and chemotherapy day unit.
The role will include providing a comprehensive and patient centered service to oncology and chemotherapy day unit patients at the Hospital.
You will play an essential role in ensuring medicines optimisation; safe, appropriate, accurate and cost-effective services to ensure patients receive their medication in a timely, professional and efficient manner with all the necessary practical and clinical information. What you'll do:
* Provide a comprehensive and patient centered clinical pharmacy service to oncology and chemotherapy day unit patients at Cromwell Hospital in accordance with the hospital's objectives in order to ensure safe, clinically effective and cost efficient use of drugs.
* To act as a specialist oncology pharmacist and provide a patient focused clinical pharmacy ward service to the oncology ward and chemotherapy day unit
* Ensure safe management of oncology electronic prescribing system and appropriate management of introduction of new oncology medicines
* To communicate information relating to medicines management within the oncology setting to clinical colleagues, nurses, independent prescribers, carers and patients.
* Attending and actively contributing to oncology MDTs and ward rounds. All processes must be in line with RPS, GPh.C, MHRA, Home Office and hospital SOP standards. What you'll bring: * Master's or Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy
* Member of General Pharmaceutical Council
* Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy
* Broad clinical pharmacy background including ward-based work
* Recent and significant experience of UK aseptic services, oncology and chemotherapy services.
* Experience of initiating, leading and developing services
* Membership of the British Cancer Services Pharmacy Association
* SACT knowledge acquired working as a cancer pharmacist

Successful candidates must hold an MPharm degree, be GPHC registered and have experience working in an oncology setting.

When you work with Mediplacements, you will have access to a range of benefits that will support you in your role. Our dedicated one-to-one service ensures that you have the support you need to thrive in your role. Our fast-track registration process allows you to start your new role as soon as possible. The excellent rates of pay, and assistance with travel and accommodation are designed to make your transition as smooth as possible. We also offer weekly pay that is always on time, and access to exclusive NHS and private sector jobs. There is no registration fee, and you will have access to free online training.

If you are not available for this position, we encourage you to refer a friend and take advantage of our £250 referral bonus. T&C's apply.

Apply now to take your career as a pharmacist to the next level with Mediplacements.

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