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Pharmacy Technician

Salary:
21802 - 21802 GBP YEAR
Location:
Eastwick
Company:
NHS Professionals Flexible Workers

Description

**PLEASE NOTE THIS IS TO APPLY TO JOIN NHS PROFESSIONALS’ ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS BANK**

Job Title and Grade: Band 4 Pharmacy Technician

Location/Trust: The Princess Alexandra Hospital

Department Covered: Pharmacy

Pay Rates: Days: £12.97

Placement Ref/ID: 34302

The Role:

We’ll help with the little things.…. Join the bank today!

Would you like to be part of a team that has a real supportive and inclusive ethos and sense of community, working in a location with all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, we’d love to hear from you!

We have long term placement opportunities available for Band 4 Pharmacy Technicians available at Princess Alexandra Hospital, specifically providing the following:

This role supports and is part of the Pharmacy Team serving The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust including St. Margaret’s Hospital in Epping, Herts and Essex Hospital in Bishops Stortford, Saffron Walden Hospital and associated clinics. To assist in the provision of Pharmacy Services to the Trust’s hospitals, community clinics and external providers.

  • To work as part of the Pharmacy team to provide an effective pharmacy service in the Pharmacy Dispensary, Ward Level, Pharmacy Store, Pharmacy Technical Services Department
  • To participate in the on-call rota
  • Identify, select dispense and distribute drugs for in and outpatients prescriptions.
  • Identify dispense and distribute pharmaceutical items including Controlled Drugs, Clinical Trials and extemporaneously prepared products to wards and departments throughout the Trust according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Take part in patient counselling and provide information on medicines to patients, doctors and other health care staff.
  • Identify, select dispense and distribute drugs for in and outpatients prescriptions.
  • Identify dispense and distribute pharmaceutical items including Controlled Drugs, Clinical Trials and extemporaneously prepared products to wards and departments throughout the Trust according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Take part in patient counselling and provide information on medicines to patients, doctors and other health care staff.
  • Working across Pharmacy Store, Dispensary,Wards,Pharmacy Technical Unit

Princess Alexandra Hospital has an enviable reputation, great supportive team with a family feel. Based in the heart of the Hospitals main site, which is set within the heart of Harlow, the post holder here will be pivotal in providing the best level of quality care to varying departments and their patient’s needs.

Excellent transport links mean their location is commutable from Hertfordshire, London, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire.

Skills/Responsibilities:

Skills/Responsibilities

To apply for this post, you will:

  • NVQ Level 3 and BTEC or equivalent qualification in Pharmaceutical Science
  • GHPC Registered
  • 6 months Hospital pharmacy experience is preferred but not essential.

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03330 144 370
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

Register today for various flexible working options and long-term placement opportunities.

For more information on the roles or details on how to join NHS Professionals, simply get in touch with Phoebe Toms, Recruitment Consultant on 0333 014 4370 or Phoebe.Toms@nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Disclaimer

Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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