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Advanced Specialist Pharmacist – Respiratory Medicine

Band 8a

Main area
Band 8a
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (Average of 37.5 hours/week across a 7 day working rota (with a maximum weekend commitment of 1 in 4) plus On Call Duty as required by department.)
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Stoke on Trent
£45,753 - £51,668 per annum
Salary period
06/12/2020 23:59

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.


An exciting opportunity has become available to cover the challenging role of Advanced Specialist Pharmacist for Respiratory Medicine at the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading on the delivery of a high quality clinical pharmacy service across our respiratory wards, working closely with the multi-disciplinary team and pharmacy colleagues. You’ll need to support and develop the pharmacy team for respiratory medicine including our Band 6 & 7 clinical pharmacists and medicines management technicians. In addition you’ll lead on respiratory homecare and have input into our specialist respiratory services e.g. interstitial lung disease.
The University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) is one of the largest and most modern in the country. We serve around three million people and we’re highly regarded for our facilities, teaching and research. The Trust has around 1,450 inpatient beds across sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford. Our 11,700 strong workforce provide emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care from the Royal Stoke University Hospital (RSUH) and the County Hospital at Stafford. Our mission to provide the very best health care includes recruiting the best people. Our goal is to be a world-class centre of achievement, where patients receive the highest standards of care and the best people come to learn, work and research.

If you want to join a forward-thinking, progressive pharmacy Department and make a real difference to patient care, why not join our team at the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM). The department is a modern purpose built unit and the team friendly and innovative. We have an established training programme for junior pharmacist development and believe in investing in our staff to secure the sustainability of our service.

Interview date - w/c 14th Dec

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Victoria Marson
Job title
Advanced Clinical Lead Pharmacist, Medicine Division.
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Telephone number
01782 674517