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Job reference: 152523
Salary: Band 6 (£37,831 - £46,100)
Job closing date: 20/06/2023
Job Type: Other Therapeutic
Location: NHS Forth Valley Sites
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 37.5
Job posted date: 06/06/2023
Employer (NHS Board): NHS Forth Valley
Department: Pharmacy - Primary Care

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  • Are you at the start of you career as a pharmacist?
  • Do you want to improve patient care in the Primary Care setting and have increased job satisfaction?
  • Do you want to work with a passionate and dedicated team?

If so, then we want to hear from you. We have exciting opportunities for motivated and forward-thinking pharmacists who want to develop their clinical skills working within GP practices embedding the vision set out in Achieving Excellence in Pharmaceutical Care by delivering a well respected and much appreciated Pharmacotherapy Service.

As an integral member of the GP Practice Team, you will possess effective interpersonal, communication and influencing skills with the ability to work with a range of clinical and nonclinical personnel. Integration is a key aim of the Pharmacy Senior Leadership Team and you will liaise closely with hospital and community pharmacy colleagues and care homes to ensure seamless pharmaceutical care. In addition, there may be the opportunity to spend some time working within the acute hospital setting. We are committed to education and training and successful candidates will be given the opportunity to undertake the Post Registration Foundation Programme through NES.

For further information please contact Euan Reid, Lead Pharmacist – Primary Care on 01324 566159.

The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.  More information on this scheme can be found at

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail, therefore please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders) and also your Jobtrain account for updates.

NHS Forth Valley is positive about disabled people and is committed to offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job.  Please contact the Recruitment Office on 0330 041 4694 if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you with your application and/or interview.

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

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