Safety and Governance Pharmacist - Band 8a - Plymouth - Ongoing Contract!

Posted 09 February 2024
Salary £30 - 40 per hour
Discipline Pharmacists
Contact NameHarriette Boursnell

Job description

We can offer you, our superhero Pharmacist position, more flexibility, and better hours. Interested?

We are looking for a fantastic Pharmacist to work with our client in Plymouth. If you’re looking for your next challenge, congratulations! You’ve just found it! Here are the top level deets:

  • Job Title: Pharmacist Band 8a
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Schedule: Full-time (Monday - Friday), part-time may also be considered.
  • Start Date: February 2024
  • End Date: 6 months contract initially.
  • Rate of pay: £30 - £40 per hour.

A Day in the Life of a Pharmacist

As a Band 8a Locum Safety and Governance Pharmacist, you will be involved with the developent and research of drug safety and medicines governance. 

  • Deliver, manage and developing medication safety
  • Alerting for missing drugs within the hosptial
  • Looking into drug effects and cause
  • Reviwing the systems and error reports. 
  • Invetsigating how the process could potentially be changed/improved. 

Requirements and qualifications required for this role:

  • Current and valid registration with the GPHC as a Pharamcist 
  • Some kind of previous community pharmacy experience. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality patient care.

Working hours and contract duration:

This position is full-time (Monday – Friday), with the option of part-time if needed. 

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.

You could also send your CV to to find out more about the Pharmacy 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).

About us:

Hunter Gatherer AHP are one of the UK’s leading specialist Allied Health Professionals recruitment agencies.

Our job is to listen, respond and support you in your career goals. To understand your needs and partner with you to help you achieve them. We’ll always be by your side finding you the right job at the right time, with friendly, caring service. What’s more, we pay leading rates with multiple pay runs each week, so you’ll never be left waiting. Just one of the reasons for our group's