Innovation and Leadership in Quality Assured Pharmacy Education

About Our Team

Health Education England London and South East Pharmacy Team are a long standing team of highly specialised pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and administrators who primarily lead on the development of the pharmacy workforce across London and South East.

Our ultimate goal is to ensure that NHS staff who provide modern medicines management and pharmacy services are able to access superior quality education and development. In reaching this goal we will have established positive relations and credibility between ourselves and all our stakeholders whilst delivering the highest levels of professionalism and experience. We will continually strive to excel at customer service.

We are committed to a work environment where each person is valued, respected and has an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

HEE Pharmacy Priorities

Below is a brief example of the work we are involved in.

Recruitment and marketing of pre-registration trainee pharmacist training in the NHS

Training and accreditation of practice supervisors and educational supervisors in the workplace

Training and accreditation of pharmacy technicians to provide medicines management and checking roles in the workplace

Quality managing pre-registration trainee pharmacist, foundation pharmacist education and pharmacy technician education

Developing pharmacy leaders including management skills for senior pharmacy staff, chief pharmacist networking

Provision and funding of QCF (NVQ) training for pharmacy technicians and assistants

Providing a regional programme of face to face and on line training to support pre-registration trainee pharmacists and their tutors

Working with national bodies to input and influence education policy in relation to pharmacy

Leading on prescribing training and assessment in the workplace

Co-ordinating the KSS Foundation Pharmacist Board and supporting Trusts to provide high quality foundation pharmacist training

We work closely with other departments within the KSS Local Area team and the three London local teams to deliver the HEE Mandate. Some of our key priorities around Primary Care can be found here

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Annual Report 2016-17

Download our 2016-17 Annual Report below or for a quick snap shot of our year in review, read our summary.