Advanced Clinical Pharmacist Neurology & MS

Swansea Bay University
Morriston Hospital, Swansea
Competitive salary
03 Apr 2021
09 Apr 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Welcome to Swansea Bay University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.

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Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting Redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and talented clinical pharmacist to become part of the Neurology & Multiple sclerosis team. The pharmacist will be an integral part of this dynamic team, providing clinical pharmacy services to neurology and mulptiple sclerosis patients at Morriston Hospital.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead, develop & provide a patient-oriented pharmacy service.

Working alongside clinical colleagues, you will be fully integrated into the multidisciplinary team to support all the pharmaceutical needs of the speciality, this will include opportunities for advanced practice and developing the pharmacy service.

Our team endeavours to provide a comprehensive, highly skilled service to clinical areas. This approach contributes to an improvement in the quality of prescribing and clinical care for the patient.

We are seeking a friendly, enthusiastic, motivated and talented pharmacist to join our team. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills combined with good time management and organisational skills.

Support and mentoring will be provided to the successful candidate to ensure that you fulfil your potential in the exciting and challenging role. Going forward, an opportunity to undertake and develop an independent prescribing role will be possible.

Experience of tutoring clinical diploma and pre-registration pharmacists will be welcome but is not essential.

Work life balance is important and Swansea offers outstanding beaches, areas of natural beauty in the Gower peninsula and many outdoor sports including biking, sailing and wind surfing.

If you feel you are ready for the next step in your career and the opportunity to develop an advanced, integrated pharmacy service apply now.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Lisa Thomas,

Senior Pharmacist Patient Services,

01792 703295

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Swansea Bay University Health Board is committed to supporting its staff and processes to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing service users experience. In our commitment to increase the number of staff able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we would particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

Equality remains at the centre of the Health Boards policy-making, service delivery and employment practices. We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and applications are welcomed from persons with disabilities. A disability will not prejudice your application. If you are unable to submit your application in the requested format because of a disability please contact the Recruitment Team, who will agree a more suitable way for you to apply. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria listed in the Person Specification will be invited to interview.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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