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Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English
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Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.
Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process
This is a new and exciting opportunity for a motivated and dynamic pharmacist to provide clinical leadership and advice to support the safe and effective delivery of the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB) COVID-19 mass vaccination programme.
The role is a key position that is responsible for providing high quality pharmacy advice to all relevant stakeholders including the ABUHB pharmacy senior leadership team, primary care commissioning team and mass vaccination programme teams on matters relating to assurance of pharmacy practice and appropriate medicines management. The post holder will be required to provide clinical, legal and pharmaceutical advice, lead and manage pharmacy teams across all mass vaccination sites and be responsible for the procurement, storage, safe transportation and clinical optimisation of vaccine across ABUHB.
As the pharmacy lead the post holder will work closely with the programme lead as well as the planning, nursing and operational leads to continuously develop, improve, implement and embed a robust infrastructure for vaccination services. This will requires a strong focus on ensuring all appropriate governance standards are met, and quality and safety standards are upheld now and in the future in line with the programme’s policies and procedures, the ABUHB IMTP and Welsh Government policy frameworks.
The Lead Pharmacist for delivery of national mass vaccination programmes provides clinical leadership and advice to the ABUHB mass vaccination team to support the delivery of the Health Boards and Welsh Governments objectives with particular reference to provision of;
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your speciality or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.
We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.
Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. This includes the Grange University Hospital which provides specialist and critical care and is the newest addition to the clinical futures strategy opening in November 2020. Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click “Apply now” to view in Trac.
The post holder must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and have the ability to write and present reports, procedures and programme updates to a range of audiences including the programme’s leadership team, ABUHB Executive Team, internal and external stakeholders, and Welsh Government colleagues.
For more information about the role please contact Jonathan Simms, Clinical Director of Pharmacy: email@example.com
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Welsh language skills are desirable