Medication planner / Dispenser

The SmartList
£12 per annum
04 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Knaresborough

JOB TITLE: Medication planner / Dispenser

SALARY & BENEFITS: £12.00 per hour

WORKING HOURS: Flexible Part Time

THE COMPANY: Based in Knaresborough our client has been providing support for older people in the town and surrounding villages for more than 25 years. As well as being recognised for their high quality services they also truly value their employees and offer support and training to progress within the charity.

THE ROLE: The role of Medication Planner / Dispenser is office based in Knaresborough currently offering part time hours, although there is potentially for more hours in the future if desired by the successful candidate.

The purpose if the Medication planner / Dispenser is to plan, organise and dispense medication in a timely and highly organised way. A big part of your role will be ensuring the correct medication is being dispensed as requested by GP’s. You will liaise with GP's and pharmacies as well as operational staff within the charity.

THE CANDIDATE: The role of Medication planner / Dispenser would suit somebody with previous experience dealing with medication, this could be a Registered Nurse or a Pharmacist. You will be very thorough in your record keeping and have a real eye for detail. This role may suit a Registered Nurse or Pharmacist looking to either reduce or add to their current working hours.

Key experience essential for the Medication planner / Dispenser role:
• Previous experience in the administration / distribution of medicine
• Registered Nurse / Pharmacist would be desirable
• Experience of accurate and precise record keeping
• Experience of liaising with GP'S / health professionals/pharmacies
• Live within a commutable distance of Knaresborough
• Excellent communication skills and a calm approach

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the “apply now” button.

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