Nottinghamshire Pharmacy Workforce Faculty
What is the Faculty?
The Nottinghamshire Pharmacy Workforce Faculty is a group of health, social care, Private, Independent and Voluntary Organisations (PIVO), education and training providers, and Arms Length Bodies (ALB), that formally work together across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care System (ICS) to:
Support and deliver a collective approach to increasing placement capacity
Support Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Promote career pathways
Develop Advanced Clinical Practice (ACP) and Consultant Pharmacist roles
Support those associated with independent prescribing qualification
Build partnerships with education providers
Address other local training and education priorities
Provide a forum for discussion
Our strategic aim
To increase the retention, attraction, recruitment and development of the pharmacy workforce across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire by working in collaboration, not competition, with NHS and independent sector partners.
One sustainable, highly-skilled, adaptable and diverse pharmacy team working collaboratively to meet the healthcare needs of the citizens of Nottinghamshire.
Make a difference with a career in pharmacy!
If you are keen to help others, enjoy science and want a career in healthcare, pharmacy could be for you. You need good communication skills to work with the public and patients in a clinical role and as part of a healthcare team. Read the NHS booklet on a career in pharmacy to learn more about:
Roles in pharmacy
Where you could work
Opportunities in pharmacy
Our Faculty partners
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Sherwood Forest Healthcare Trust
Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
City and County Councils
Primary Care Networks
Private, Independent and Voluntary Organisations
Careers and Training Hubs
Our local universities who train Pharmacists and Technicians