Senior Pharmacy Technician

Location
Highfield Hospital - Rochdale
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Senior Pharmacy Technician

Part Time - Permanent

£27,416 - £31,200 FTE + Benefits

BMI Highfield Hospital in Rochdale is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics, performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

We have an opportunity for a Senior Pharmacy Technician to join their team of staff in the Pharmacy department.

This is a Part time role for 22.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Must be registered on the General Pharmaceutical. Council register as a pharmacy technician.
  • Knowledge of General Pharmaceutical Council Codes of Professional Conduct, Ethics and Performance and their implications for practice.
  • Attainment of relevant specialist qualification / knowledge.
  • Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence.
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems.
  • ACT checker qualification required 
    Previous Hospital experience

Duties of this role include:

  • To support the delivery of an excellent clinical, operational and governance based medicine management service.
  • Support  the team to  deliver care that helps improve the health of the individual and wider community.
  • Support the team in demonstrating compassion through effective relationships based on empathy, respect and dignity.
  • Develop own competence to deliver effective care and treatments through improving clinical/technical knowledge / skill, and expertise. 
  • Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient.
  • Act as an advocate for safeguarding patients, demonstrate courage to speak up when there are concerns about care. 
  • Demonstrate commitment to improving care and the patient experience. 
  • Provides and co-ordinates technical pharmacy services for a specialist area (extended role). 
  • To procure & receipt medicines for the hospital. 

Salary & Benefits:

Circle Health Group is committed to offering competitive starting salaries alongside access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday a year increasing to 30 days
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption Leave
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Learning and development; free courses and industry recognised qualifications
  • Friends & Family Hospital Discounts
  • NHS Blue Light Discount Card
  • Plus much more