We are seeking an experienced Band 8A Clinical Pharmacist to Lead the Older Adult Service within the major health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
To lead the highly specialised clinical pharmacy service to patients and the multidisciplinary team within the Older Adult service
To work directly and regularly with consultants, senior nursing staff and managers.
To monitor and interpret expenditure on medicines within speciality.
To provide the Directorate with regular reports to assist in the safe use of medicines, the management of the drug budget and clinical governance issues.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.
The current Guernsey Band 8A salary is up to £67,429 plus an annual bonus of £1,350 and higher unsocial hours enhancements; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain’s finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter’s Port, the island’s capital.
This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island’s acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.
Their Pharmacy and Oncology Services provides excellent care, supported by modern equipment and Pharmacists and other Healthcare Professionals recruited to a very high standard.
Qualified GPhC-registered Pharmacist
Current or recent Older Adult-specific experience, with recent UK-based practice
Completion of a post-graduate qualification in Clinical Pharmacy, or relevant post-grad Older Adult qualification
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
– A higher-than-UK salary.
– An ongoing annual bonus of £1,350
– A flat rate 20% income tax.
– No Council tax or VAT
– A relocation payment of £5,000*
– On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
– A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.