Oncology Pharmacist

Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
£40,000 - £45,000 per annum, plus excellent benefits
31 Jan 2018
28 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is the UK’s leading full service, clinical provider of healthcare out-of-hospital, wherever you are, at home, at work and in communities. Seeing the bigger picture, collaborating and being innovative is what sets them apart. They are committed to enhancing people’s healthcare experience by providing exceptional clinical services that allow people greater and smarter options for access to healthcare.

About the role…

Joining them as an Oncology Pharmacist, you will support the operation of the registered pharmacies including the supply of oncology medical products in a professional, effective and economic way.

Carrying out clinical screening of all prescriptions on EDocs, you must ensure appropriateness of therapeutic indication, dose, frequency, form and route of administration in accordance with the relevant guidelines and provide patient counselling and advice by telephone and email. You will approve prescriptions for IV and Oral Oncology medications to be dispensed by our client or Bath Aseptic Unit and oversee and provide final checks on the dispensing and supply of medicinal products in compliance with the requirement of the Medicines, Ethics and Practice Guide.

About you…

This role demands an individual who has a high level of attention to detail, strong analytical skills and who can work in a structured and organised manner. They’d like you to have an Undergraduate Degree in Pharmacy, a postgraduate qualification in Oncology and be registered with the GPhC. Able to work effectively as part of a team, you will have proven experience of working as a Pharmacist in a community of hospital environment and ideally have experience working as an Oncology Pharmacist.

Those who are BOPA (British Oncology Pharmacy Association) accredited will be of distinct advantage.

Why join them…

So if you would like to join an inspiring business that has exciting times ahead, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you! They know people are fundamental to their success and they are focussed on helping people to develop their careers. They have a strong culture of continual training and development from the moment you start their induction to ongoing professional development throughout your career.

In return for your hard work and dedication they can offer you;

  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare Cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Generous Holiday Allowance – 25 days plus 8 bank holidays
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Death in Service – x 4 of your salary

Our client is an equal opportunities employer.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email