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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 09/08/2020.

Pharmacy Technician

Job Reference: J180-A-20-383339

Central Advertising - General Practitioners
£31,365 - £35,389

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.

Island City Network is an innovative, friendly and forward thinking healthcare group.

We are located in the fascinating Historic Naval City of Portsmouth on the South Coast. Where we lead others follow. General Practice is changing at pace and we see this as a positive and opportunistic challenge.

Island City Network includes Derby Road Group Practice, Lake Road Practice, John Pounds Surgery and Sunnyside Medical Centre. Our combined list size is c.46,000 patients.

Island City Network is proud and enthusiastic to be an inventive front runner in the new era of The Primary Care Network.

The Job and Background

In recent years the role of General Practice and Community Care has expanded at an exponential rate. Traditionally GP’s with a small team were able to meet the vast majority of their patient’s needs.

Over time society change, population increases and role expansion has changed the face of General Practice forever.

We are seeing ever more complex patient care needs and targets.

Current primary Care teams lack the workforce and specialisms to manage this shift adequately.

It is very clear that Pharmacy Technician is emerging as a pivotal role in modern General Practice. Island City Network wishes to build a fully integrated team of Pharmacists.

This dynamic and developmental role will include all aspects of Pharmacy Technicians within The Network. It is an opportunity to work in a highly organised, friendly and progressive team.

Hours Of Work And Pay

37.5hrs per week (part time applications will also be considered)

Equivalent to NHS band 6 Job role (£31,365 – £35,389) depending on experience, competency levels and qualifications.

Higher banding rates would be considered for high level exceptional candidates that can contribute significantly more to Island City Network.

**Please include a cover note at the start of your CV.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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