Service Care Solutions Ltd

Band 8a Pharmacist

Are you an experienced Pharmacist seeking a new challenge? Are you looking to join a friendly and dynamic team within the NHS?

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Pharmacist to work with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, providing support to a Medicines Management service in the Warrington area.

This is a LOCUM opportunity for the duration of 12-weeks with the likelihood of extension.

This is a full-time placement with 37.5 hours per week available.

Part-time applications will be considered.

Job Purpose: Band 8a Pharmacist

Pay Rate: £35.00 LTD p/h + £250 WELCOME BONUS

Location: Hollins Park, Warrington

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 08:30-17:00

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identification of appropriate cohorts of patients for medication review including patients on complex medication regimes and possibly unsafe high risk medication regimes;

  • Support individual patients to reduce medicines associated risk and support structured deprescribing of any medicines that are no longer deemed necessary for individual patients.

  • Undertake independent prescribing as appropriate for individual patients.

  • Participation in multidisciplinary team meetings or case conferences to identify medication problems and provide advice;

  • Conducting medication education sessions for patients and carers, either on a one-to-one or group basis;

  • Interpreting medicines information to provide advice for individual circumstances;

  • Giving prescribing advice to medical staff and non-medical prescribers especially when complex problems arise with medication combinations and doses;

  • Advising on medicines risk management issues such as the reduction of medication incidents and ensuring compliance with medicines legislation.


  • Registered with the GPhC

  • Accredited Master's Degree in Pharmacy


  • 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.

  • £250 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend.

    If they get the role, we'll give you £250.

    That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 3 Months +
  • Rate: Up to £35 per hour + £250 Welcome Bonus
  • Location: Warrington, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Otis Voisey
  • Tel: 01772 208963
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-11-08 12:08:14 -

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