OPPORTUNITY: NHS funded training for community pharmacists

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Are you a pharmacist working in a community setting?

If you are a community pharmacist, take advantage of fully funded training offered through the Pharmacy Integration Fund, and give your career a boost.

Pharmacist_picture.jpgThe community pharmacy profession is changing and becoming integrated into the wider NHS healthcare team, with new roles being created. While you will have developed clinical and managerial skills, you may not have had the opportunity to develop the attitudes, skills and behaviours to demonstrate true clinical leadership in your pharmacy
A range of different leadership and development courses are now available on the following HEE website:


Two key courses are:

Post graduate training for Community Pharmacists

Whether you’re an early career or more experienced pharmacist, employer or employee, working in an independent, multiple or as a locum, this training will help you learn and grow – or simply refresh your skills.

You can choose to take a single or a range of modules. The right combination will lead to a postgraduate education award, such as a Certificate in Clinical Pharmacy.

Courses start regularly and allow you to study online, with minimal or no face to face time. They are delivered and accredited through universities across the country, including: The University of Bath • The University of Exeter • De Montfort University • Keele University • The University of Manchester.

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Mary Seacole Leadership Programme for community pharmacy

This programme will enable you to lead an effective team and really get the best from the people you work with.

You will learn how to be the best pharmacist you can be – placing patients at the centre of everything you do, driving quality services and exploring new opportunities. The programme is delivered by CPPE working with the NHS Leadership Academy.

Courses start regularly until March 2019 across: Coventry • Dorset • Leeds • Liverpool • London • Newcastle • Nottingham • Preston • Reading

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For more information about all the courses available from the Pharmacy Integration Fund, visit Health Education England’s website