Pharmacist

Practice Pharmacist (full/part-time and flexible options)
Beckett House Practice, Stockwell, London, SW9 9DL

Beckett House Practice are a supportive, friendly and innovative practice in Stockwell looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated clinical pharmacist to join our friendly and inclusive team, delivering high quality holistic care to our diverse practice population of 7800.

The role is suitable for an Independent Prescriber, but we will welcome applications from pharmacists currently undertaking their prescriber training, or we can support an application to becoming a prescriber.

Our practice are proud to be safe and high quality prescribers. The practice pharmacist will participate in the daily repeat medicines process with the GPs, including telephoning patients to deal with medicines queries and reviewing patients on medicines requiring specific monitoring, eg DMARDs and DOACs. The practice pharmacist will have their own clinical sessions with appointments to see patients for reviews within their scope. Our pharmacist will also have dedicated time for quality improvement and audit work.

We are part of the well-established cohesive Stockwellbeing PCN, working together to deliver excellent care to our local population, tailored to their diverse needs. The pharmacist will work alongside a team of pharmacists within the PCN and will have access to regular supervision and protected time for CPD and mentoring both in our practice and with colleagues within the PCN.

We offer a competitive salary plus indemnity and NHS Pension. We really care about our staff and offer an employee assistance programme for them and their families, which offers free wellbeing support 24hrs a day, including legal and financial advice and counselling.
• Supportive Partners, GP colleagues and PCN team
• Well-organised practice with excellent managerial and admin support
• Regular clinical and team meetings and Protected Learning Time
• EMIS Web and DOCMAN
• Wide range of local enhanced services offered, we perform extremely well against local and national targets
• Excellent transport links (close to Stockwell tube) and free staff car park
• Clinical sessions consist of a mixture of telephone and face to face appointments
• Good in all CQC areas

We believe in and are committed to:
• Managing workload to provide excellent clinical care and ensure a healthy work-life balance
• Proactive preventative care and good case management for our complex patients
• Continuous quality improvement
• Strong teamwork and team support
• Active participation in our Primary Care Network
• Ensuring that the vulnerable are not disadvantaged in accessing health care
• High quality prescribing
• Proactive chronic disease management (consistently achieving highly on QOF and KPI indicators )
We have fostered a happy and supportive team environment with:
• Continuous support and encouragement to enhance skills and develop special interests
• Day-to-day informal discussions about clinical care and individual complex cases
• Regular clinical meetings
• Daily team meetings with entire practice team
• Protected CPD time, including access to regular mentoring support
• Being responsive to staff ideas and suggestions for improvement
Our practice and allied PCN clinical team comprises of:

• 5 GPs
• Experienced Practice Nurse
• Health Care Assistant
• Care Coordinator
• Clinical Pharmacists
• Social prescribing and financial link workers
• First contact physiotherapists

We are seeking someone who shares our vision of what a highly performing practice can provide. You will be driven, committed and excited to join a cohesive, mutually supportive team, which delivers personalised high-quality care to our local diverse population.