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Band 6 Pharmacist

Job Description

Are you an experienced Pharmacist seeking a new challenge? Do you have experience in a mental health setting?
Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Band 6 Pharmacist to support Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust. This is a LOCUM opportunity for the duration of 12-weeks with the likelihood of extension. Part-time applications will be considered.
The post holder will play a crucial role in delivering high-quality pharmaceutical care to patients suffering with mental health issues.

Job Purpose: Band 6 Pharmacist

Pay Rate: £25.00 LTD p/h + £250 Bonus

Location: Cambridge

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 17:00

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct clinical assessments of prescriptions to ensure accuracy and appropriateness.
  • Perform final accuracy checks of dispensed medicines, adhering to strict safety protocols.
  • Provide clinical advice and answer questions from prescribers to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  • Carry out clinical assessments of prescriptions on hospital wards.
  • Offer prescribing advice to hospital doctors and Non-Medical Prescribers (NMPs) to ensure safe and effective treatment plans.
  • Support ward staff with information and guidance related to prescribing and administering medicines.
  • Engage in patient consultations, offering professional advice on medication management.
  • Participate in general medicines management activities, contributing to the overall healthcare team's efficiency and effectiveness.


  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm) degree or equivalent qualification
  • Registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
  • Previous training and experience in Accuracy Checking (ACT)


  • Four weekly payroll runs
  • £250 training allowance
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Exceptional referral bonuses
  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available
  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
  • FREE DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services
  • FREE Occupational Health Check and Immunisations

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.

  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of 150 hours in your new placement.

  • Up to £750 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you up to £750.

To Apply:
Please contact Aaron: | (01772) 208 963