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Antimicrobial Specialist Pharmacist

Band 7

Main area
Clinical Support and Cancer Services
Band 7
Full time, 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust
£33,222 to £43,041 pa
20/10/2018 23:59
Interview date



This post supports the Lead Antimicrobial and HIV Pharmacist in providing a clinical service to the Antimicrobial Stewardship and cystic fibrosis team. The post holder provides advice to the Cystic Fibrosis (CF) speciality and provides support to the antimicrobial stewardship team. The pharmacist works alongside other members of the multidisciplinary CF and wider Antimicrobial Stewardship team, including consultants, junior doctors and a range of specialist nurses in areas such as infection prevention and control, CF and Medical Microbiology.

The Royal Cornwall hospital pharmacy department is a forward thinking and friendly team with full deployment of electronic prescribing and administration in the inpatient and outpatient setting and fully automated dispensing. We provide an innovative clinical pharmacy service, combining technology and clinical pharmacy expertise. We are a recognised national leader for innovation in fields such as antimicrobial stewardship and the adoption of Scan4Safety standards.

Cornwall is a wonderful place to live, offering an excellent quality of life and a truly stunning environment to live in. We have a vision of an integrated Cornwall pharmacy service and will expect our clinical pharmacists to work across organisational boundaries to achieve the best outcomes for our patients.

This is a fulltime post of 37.5 hours per week, however flexible working and job-share will be considered.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information please contact Neil Powell, interim Head of Clinical Pharmacy Services, Royal Cornwall Hospital on 01872 252590