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Assistant Technical Officer

Job Reference: 209-A-19-1870772

Employer:
East Cheshire NHS Trust
Department:
Pharmacy
Location:
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Macclesfield
Salary:
£18,813 - £20,799 per annum

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.


We are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to become part of our team at East Cheshire Pharmacy Department

This is an exciting opportunity to join our team of Assistant Technical Officers within the Pharmacy department. You will provide safe, timely,
appropriate and high quality pharmaceutical services for patients and staff and assist in the distribution of medicines to the hospital wards and
clinics throughout the Trust.

This post will dispense medicines to patients within the dispensary and work alongside ward based technicians at ward level, assisting to deliver a complete medicines management service.

An NVQ 2 in Pharmacy Services and previous pharmacy experience is essential for this post

This post is Permanent

Hours per week: 37.5

Closing date: 15th August 2019

Please be aware that this post requires a Standard Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, the cost of which is payable by the successful candidate.

If you have lived or worked abroad for 6 months or more in the last 5 years you will need to obtain an overseas police clearance. Further information can be found on the additional information links at the bottom of the advert.

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For further details / informal visits contact:

Michelle Brierley

Senior Pharmacy Technician Purchasing and Distribution

01625 663043

michelle.brierley@nhs.net




Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

The Trust may close any advertised post before the stated closing date. We recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to East Cheshire NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the advert closing date, regretfully you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.


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.



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