Part time Pharmacy Technician

Recruiter
Care UK Primary
Location
London, South East England
Salary
24500.0000
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Looking for an exciting job opportunity within prison healthcare?

HMP Pentonville is a Cat B/Local Men's Prison situated in N7, London.

There is a large purpose built healthcare centre which has 22 inpatient beds, a day care facility for patients with mental health problems that are managed on the wings. There are also a number of consulting rooms both within the main prison and in the Healthcare Centre.

On each of the wings there is a primary care facility incorporating a GP's clinic and area for dispensing of medication. These also include; Dentistry, Ophthalmology, Podiatry & Physiotherapy.

This is a Part time role to work total 22.5 hours per week from Monday- Wednesday, hours could be anywhere ranging between 7.45am through till 5.15pm. It will be a wing based job.

Salary for this role is anything between £24,5000 - £26,500 per annum pro rata depending on the experience.

Care UK is the Health in Justice market leader, providing healthcare services to offenders across the country. Our model of care is our Wellbeing Approach – an integrated, comprehensive approach in recognition of the fact prisoners are a socially-excluded group with healthcare needs which are complex and often associated with poor outcomes. It adopts the premise no single health/wellbeing factor can be taken in isolation of other motivational issues which might impact a person’s care.

To ensure the continued quality of care at HMP Pentonville, we’re looking for Permanent Pharmacy Technicians to come and join our team.

About the Job:

As a Pharmacy Technician, you will assist with the provision and delivery of an integrated, safe, legal, high quality prison pharmaceutical service, taking into consideration, at all times, the need to maintain a high level of security.
You will be required to support the delivery of Pharmacy Services, which will be part be of a comprehensive healthcare package, based on the prison service’s needs. As a Pharmacy Technician, you will be an integral member of the Pharmacy Team, which forms part of the wider cluster of Healthcare Services. Care UK policies and procedures and statutory frameworks governing patient care in a prison setting, will be used in order to deliver the highest standard of care to clients in line with National Guidelines.

You'll be required to accept certain activities in relation to the day to day operational management of their unit and as such must ensure that they are trained and competent to take on these additional responsibilities. You may be required to take on a role of working across multiple Pharmacy Services if and when required.

Job Requirements:

You will hold NVQ Level 3, BTEC or equivalent qualifications and must have a current registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council. You will also have relevant post-registration experience working within a multi-disciplinary team.

Please note that employment is subject to receipt of satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.