Band 8a Pharmacist - medical wards - East Sussex

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Pulse is currently recruiting for a Band 8a Pharmacist to cover Medical Wards, at an NHS trust based in East Sussex. The trust is located only a short distance from the nearest train station and there is regular running transport links, making it easily accessible for those who do not drive.

The post is available to start as soon as possible working full time hours per week, until the end of August. Candidates applying must have previous experience of working within an acute hospital setting as you will be potentially required to cover Acute Admissions.

The pay rates shown are for Umbrella payment method. The PAYE equivalent is £28 -£32 per hour.

Whilst in this post, your duties will include: 
• Check prescriptions for errors, ensuring they're appropriate and safe for the individual patient
• Make sure medicines are stored appropriately and securely
• Participate in ward rounds to take patient drug histories
• Prepare and quality-check sterile medications, for example, intravenous medications

If this post is suited to you, please fill out the form below or contact the team today. 

In return, Pulse can offer you: 
• HireVue online interviews
• Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella 
• Support and advice from our team of dedicated consultants 
• Assistance with travel and accommodation 
• £300 recommend a friend bonus scheme*
• HireVue online interviews 
• SRE team of trained phlebotomists – also offering 1:1 mandatory training
*Terms and conditions apply 

Recommend a friend to Pulse and earn a £300 cash bonus per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*. 


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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