Pharmacy Technician | Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 27 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £22,549 - £24,882 per annum pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 27 October 2021
Location: Fulbourn, Cambridge, CB21 5EF
Company: Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3448293/310-CORP-3448293

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We are looking for someone to join our small, friendly pharmacy team based at Fulbourn Hospital.

We want someone to help us to support the service our dispensary provides to local community rehabilitation hospitals. The successful candidate will co-ordinate the work being undertaken for these units - acting as a central liaison point and troubleshooter. You will contribute to activities such as dispensing, stock control and ordering, final accuracy checking, ward medicines managements duties and policy/procedure development for the complete dispensary service.

You will work with other members of the dispensary team and other pharmacy technicians to support good medicines management across all of our services.

At Fulbourn Hospital we provide a medicines supply service to local community rehabilitation hospital inpatient services at Brookfields Hospital and Princess of Wales Hospital and to mental health wards and teams in the local area. We are looking for a pharmacy technician to join our team, to help support us in delivering this service.

The post holder will contribute to medicines provision and support the dispensing/final checking of items. They will work in collaboration with the dispensary team and manager, and the clinical pharmacy service at Brookfields and Princess of Wales Hospitals to promote safe and effective work.

In addition, the post holder will contribute to general duties in the dispensary and to medicines management services across the Trust.

This is a great opportunity to build both dispensary and ward based experience. The role will also allow for continued knowledge growth and development in mental health and general medicine fields.

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust is a health & social care organisation dedicated to providing high quality care with compassion to improve the health & wellbeing of the people we care for, as well as supporting & empowering them to lead a fulfilling life.

Our clinical teams deliver many NHS services not only via inpatient and primary care setting but also with the community. These services include Children, Adult & Older Peoples mental & physical health, Forensic & Specialist mental health, Learning Disabilities, Primary Care & Liaison psychiatry, Substance misuse, Social care, Research & Development.

To achieve our goal, we look to recruit high calibre candidates that share our vision & values. As an equal opportunities employer, we encourage applications from all sectors of the community, particularly from under-represented groups including disabled people & members of our ethnic minorities & LGBTQ+ communities.

This advert closes on Monday 11 Oct 2021

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