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Pharmacy Technician

Job Reference: 267-SSPTPS504

Employer:
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Specialised Services
Location:
Oxford
Salary:
£24,214 to £30,112 per annum

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

We are a responsive and innovative Foundation Trust that places our values of Caring, Safe and Excellent at the heart of everything we do. We take great pride in our staff and believe that investing in you is key to us achieving our vision of outstanding care delivered by outstanding people.

We work with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver care and support to people in their own homes and from a number of hospitals and community bases. We focus on delivering care as close to home as possible.


This exciting, dynamic role is based at Oxford Pharmacy Store (OPS), the only NHS owned UK wide dedicated wholesaler and distributor of pharmaceutical medicines to primary and secondary care healthcare providers.

The post holder will be responsible for working with the Head of Quality and Responsible Person in maintaining the quality systems and processes in place for Oxford Pharmacy Store, ensuring that the organisation meets the ‘Good Distribution Practice’ quality standards required by the Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency (MHRA).

To assist in the daily provision of a high-quality pharmacy distribution services for customers and suppliers using Oxford Pharmacy Store.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Natasha Arif on01865 904141




  • New starters have a 6 month probationary period. This, together with the induction process aims to create a positive supportive working environment allowing new employees to learn key elements of their role over a reasonable timescale.

  • Candidates not currently employed by the Trust who attend an interview for non-qualified Band 1-5 posts are required to undertake numeracy and literacy assessments.

  • Appointment to this post is subject to the trust receiving satisfactory references covering 3-5 years of employment or study. Please ask your referees to respond promptly to reference requests.

  • Employees are expected to undertake mandatory and statutory training related to their role.

  • We positively encourage applications from all areas of the community, regardless of gender, race, faith, disability, age or sexual orientation and we encourage applications from users of mental health services. This is part of our commitment to equality and reflecting the diversity of our population.

  • Oxford Health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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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