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Pharmacy Support Worker

Band 2

Main area
Pharmacy
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
208-873-18-T2
Site
Grimsby
Town
Grimsby
Salary
£15,404 - £18,157 per annum
Closing
Today at 23:59

Together We Care, We Respect and We Deliver

 

Join us and help us provide this vision to a population of more than 440,000 people.  Our Trust is one the of area’s biggest employers, running hospitals in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as community services. 

The Pharmacy Department are continually moving our services forward. We are actively using skill mix and role development to enhance job content and quality at all levels of the department.

Our team of technical and non-technical staff has a high profile within the Trust and a vacancy has arisen for the position of a Pharmacy Support Worker at Diana Princess of Wales

The duties will involve rotating into the various areas of the department including the stores where you will receive and issue medicines to the wards and departments and all aspects of dispensary duties. You will also top up wards and departments to the agreed stock level.

We require the candidates to be experienced in dispensing and MUST hold an NVQ2 Certificate in Pharmacy Services. The candidates must have a sound educational background having GCSE level C or above (or equivalent) or proven numeracy/literacy skills to an acceptable level will be required.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible and have the ability to work in a busy and demanding working environment. The person will need to be enthusiastic with good communication skills.

Computer literacy would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be required to work flexibly in supporting the Trust’s directive of 7 day working, participating in rotas and / or shift working as necessary including weekend and bank holiday working.

Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sheila Strachan on 030333 303944 or email sheila.strachan1@nhs.net

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