University Hospitals Southampton NHS Trust (UHS) is in the top 10 research active NHS Trusts in the UK. The Pharmacy has a well-established and dedicated team of pharmacy trial experts to support clinical research. The department helps facilitate over 200 clinical trials within the Trust across all clinical specialities.
You will be joining an established team to be one of three band 7 clinical trial pharmacists within the clinical trial team which comprises of 30 dedicated staff; supporting the ongoing portfolio development of clinical trials undertaken within University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. By integrating your work with the cancer care pharmacy, Southampton Clinical Biomedical Research unit and Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility you will be able to influence the way clinical trials are conducted, ensuring maximum patient safety and Good Clinical Practice compliance.
Your job will combine supporting oncology and non oncology clinical trials.
You can read an overview of the main duties of the role in the section below: Job Description and Main Responsibilities.
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents attached.
As one of the largest acute teaching Trusts in England, we offer learning and development opportunities to help you achieve the career you aspire to. UHS is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and in the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.
We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. UHS employees are able to access a range of NHS discounts, are entitled to a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme.
Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and direct trains to London. The New Forest National Park and beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than London and 14 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted.
To take responsibility for the pharmaceutical aspects of all dispensary, technical services, cancer care and advanced therapy clinical trials undertaken in the Trust.
If you are a pharmacist with excellent communication skills and are self-motivated, innovative and well organized then we would love to hear from you.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 05 May 2021
Should you have any queries, please use the contact details below to get in touch.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.