Medicines Management Technician - York
NHS North Yorkshire and York - Richmondshire
NHS North Yorkshire and York began on 1 October 2006.
It has been formed by the merger of the four original North Yorkshire Primary Care Trusts, which were:
• Craven, Harrogate & Rural District PCT
• Hambleton and Richmondshire PCT
• Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale PCT
• Selby and York PCT
NHS North Yorkshire and York is geographically the largest in the England, covering 3,200 square miles, including some of the most remote countryside anywhere in England.
Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:
care about what they do;
respect and value others;
listen in order to improve; and
always do what they can to be helpful
…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.
Hours per week: 37.5
Contract Type: Permanent
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed registered pharmacy technician, to join the medicines management team at York Hospital.
You will work within our well-established and friendly team, to deliver the best possible service.
You must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be well organised, have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team, be able to adapt to changing demands and be committed to providing a high quality patient focused service.
The role of the successful candidate will include:
Working closely with other members of the medicines management team
Working closely with other healthcare professionals
Taking drug histories on admission
Assessing patients own medication on admission
Co-ordinating medication supplies to individual patients, ensuring that medicines required are in the right place at the right time, for use during the patients inpatient stay
Supporting the discharge process, by ensuring medication is available and by providing patient counselling where appropriate
Supporting the dispensary team on a weekly support rota.
Candidates must have relevant post qualification pharmacy experience, be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council, hold a BTEC in pharmaceutical science and an NVQ level 3 in pharmacy services or equivalent.
For further details / informal visits contact:
|Location:||York, North Yorkshire|
|Salary:||£23,023 - £29,608 per annum|
|Advertised until:||Thu 30-Aug-2018|
|Eligibility:||Candidates must, by the start of their employment, have permission to work in the UK|
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