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Rotational Pharmacy Technician

Job Reference: 816-949

Employer:
NAViGO CiC Ltd
Department:
Pharmacy
Location:
Grimsby
Salary:
£22,549 to £24,882 pa

NAViGO Health and Social Care CIC provide health and social care services to a population of 158,000. We are a progressive and ambitious organisation that aims to support those living with a mental health illness, their carers and families in the simplest and most effective ways. We are different because we know working with the same methods doesn’t work forever; and we will continue to challenge the way we do things to create the best services that are centred on the people who use them.

Working together across Humber, Coast and Vale

 

Why should you work for us?

  • CQC overall rating GOOD 2019 – with two services rated Outstanding
  • We are ranked as one of the top 100 best large Companies to work for in the UK 2021 and in the Top 10 Health & Social Care company to work for 2021 UK.
  • We are one of the top 35 best companies to work for in Yorkshire and Humber region 2021
  • Outstanding national NHS Staff Survey 2020
  • Crisis Home Treatment service for older people accredited by the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ 2018
  • Awarded for ‘Excellence in DBT’ from the Association for Psychological Therapies 2018
  • 'Highly Commended' organisation in the James Legal Solicitors Inspiring Business 2019 Awards
  • NAViGO Simply You team crowned Heart Awards Business in Community winners 2018
  • Performance Team ‘highly commended’ in the best use of data category - Health Tech Awards 2018
  • Mental Health category winner - Medipex Awards 2018
  • Mental health services in North East Lincolnshire have been rated as amongst the best in the country by the people who use them

 

Rotational Pharmacy Technician

37.5 hours/week Monday to Friday

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Rotational Pharmacy Technician to join our developing Pharmacy team, in order to support medicines management within our inpatient, as well as community services. The role has been developed in order to support the Lead Clinical Pharmacist in medicines reconciliation, stock management and providing medication information and support to our nursing and medical staff, as well as to our service users and carers. Our aim is to support the best treatment outcomes, by working as a part of the multidisciplinary teams across the organisation. We are looking for a highly motivated, GPhC registered Pharmacy Technician to help establish the Pharmacy support within our organisation. Experience of working within a hospital pharmacy department as a qualified technician or as a student technician is desirable, although applications from qualified pharmacy technicians working within the community sector are welcome. The successful candidate will share our values and have a positive attitude, skills and enthusiasm to contribute to shaping how we support our service users. The ability to travel independently is essential as visits to other external sites will be required. We provide excellent opportunities for training and further professional development, to extend your role in providing best care. 

For further details / informal visits contact: Anna Grocholewska-Mhamdi, Lead Clinical Pharmacist, tel. 07809312373, or email: anna.grocholewska-mhamdi@nhs.net.

 

All positions are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and medical clearance. Evidence of valid professional registration and appropriate DBS clearances will also be required where relevant. All posts will also be subject to successful completion of a 12 week probationary period.

 

Please note that all new employees joining NAViGO will be able to contribute to the NHS pension.

 

This post is classed as exempted for the purposes of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, even those convictions that are classed as spent must be declared on your application.

 

We will ensure that all applicants are contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.

 

Navigo will keep details of unsuccessful applicants on file for a period of 6 months. Where further positions arise which we believe may be suitable we may contact those applicants with information and to advise of the further vacancy, should they wish to apply. Application at this subsequent stage/position would be voluntary and via open competition. Applicants may opt out of this by informing the recruitment team via NHS Jobs if they do not wish for details to be retained for this purpose.

 

NAViGO CIC takes its responsibility for the Safeguarding of Children & Adults at risk seriously. Every member of staff must comply with the NAViGO Safeguarding policies.

 

 

 

 

 




Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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