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Prison Senior Pharmacy Technician

Job reference: HQ00044583
Up to £27953.10 per annum


This vacancy has now expired.

Are you looking for a new prison phramacy technician role?

Sanctuary Criminal Justice is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated prison senior pharmacy technician to work in a prison in Rugby on a permanent contract.

This role offers a salary of £27,953 per annum.

Responsibilities of the pharmacy technician:
- To deliver professional advice and support to members of the prison healthcare team and patients regarding their medicines and general health education so they are appropriately informed whilst working within their level of competency
- Assist in the provision of an efficient dispensing service, including use of pharmacy computer system for stock control and issue costings, further using the separate NOMS and Clinical systems to ensure effective provision of service for transfers and release
- To perform and/or assist the pharmacist with medicines reconciliation and use reviews when required by the service
- To assess a prescription prior to dispensing, supply or administration of medication to ensure it is correct, clinically appropriate and legal
- To be able to risk assess patients for their medicines possession status within G4S policy and advise the prescriber accordingly
- To know own limitations and when to refer to another healthcare professional

Benefits of the post holder:
- Company pension scheme with employer contributions
- Life assurance
- Employee discount scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- O2, Aviva and British Gas discounts

Requirements of the prison pharmacy technician:
- NVQ level 3 in Pharmacy Service Skills
- Registered with GPhC
- Minimum 2 years' experience as a registered pharmacy technician
- Accredited Checking Technician
- Experience of working within a team
- Experience of working within a healthcare environment
- Able to demonstrate a good standard of literacy and numeracy
- Able to provide examples of diversity in practice
- Able to work within challenging and complex situations
- Experience of working with potentially
- Passport for clearance

This pharmacy technician job is advertised by Dan Allard; if you are interested in these positions please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.