Oncology/Haematology Pharmacist - NHS Hospital - Band 7/8a - Central London

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary £30 - 40 per hour
Discipline Pharmacists
Contact NameAlex Roberts

Job description

Oncology/Haematology Pharmacist - NHS Hospital - Band 7/8a - Central London


  • We can offer you more flexibility and better hours. Interested?
  • We are searching for an experienced Oncology/Haematology Pharmacist. Have we found one in you?

We are looking for a fantastic Oncology Pharmacist to work with a large NHS Hospital service located in a great location in Central London! If you’re looking for your next challenge, congratulations! You’ve just found it! Info can be seen below:

  • Job Title: Band 7/8a Oncology/Haematology Pharmacist - Locum 
  • Location: Central London
  • Duration: 6 months in length (with a view to extend)
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.00pm (30 mins lunch), but part time working days may also be considered 
  • Start Date: May 2024 
  • Rate of pay: £30.00 - £40.00 per hour (depending on skill set and prior experience) via Umbrella.
  • Previous Hospital experienced is a requirement for this role - you will need to come in and hit the ground running here, but Oncology training can be provided to those without previous Oncology experience. 
  • Check off orders for Oncology drugs
  • Verifying Oncology prescriptions
  • Releasing Oncology prescriptions
  • Check the correct Oncology drugs have been dispensed
  • Medicines reconciliation and drug chat screening possibly involved too 
  • Offering advice to patients on the wards, discussing their drug histories and medication taken 
  • Some screening in the dispensary, inpatients and outpatients (mininal) 
  • On site requirement - this role cannot be done remotely 

Requirements and qualifications required for this role:

  • Current and valid registration with the GPHC as a Pharmacist
  • Strong hospital pharmacy experience (prior oncology experience ideal)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality patient care and with a strong interest within Oncology Pharmacy. 

Benefits of working with Hunter Gatherer AHP:

  • Quick & simple online registration.
  • Join the community and be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
  • As part of the HG Ventures Group of Companies you’ll get bi-weekly payments you can trust.
  • Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs, and represent you professionally.
  • A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
  • Access to the very best roles nationwide.
  • As part of the Hunter Gatherer AHP network, you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
  • Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
  • Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.
  • Customer service, it’s a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about.

How to apply:

If this job sounds perfect for you, please call our team on 0203 475 4858 or text 07572302937 to find out more. 

You could also send your CV to aroberts@hg-ahp.com to find out more about the Pharmacy based roles we have available.

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme – we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies).

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