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Bank Pharmacist vacancy

Job details

Job number:
Job location:
HMP Channings Wood
Newton Abbot
TQ12 6DW
Job contract type:
Job schedule type:
Variable Hours
Job closing date:
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 23:59

Bank yourself a Bank position...

Are you looking for an additional Pharmacist role to work around your existing commitments; where you can develop your skills in an environment where no two days are the same?

Here at Care UK, we have over 40 prison sites, putting us in the enviable position where over 20 per cent of the UK population has access to one of our facilities.

Are you an individual who would thrive on working at the forefront of innovative prison primary care and substance misuse treatment?

Then look no further...

What will you be doing?

You will be responsible for providing a specialist clinical pharmacy service to the prison, ensuring high quality, safe, effective, legal and accurate use of medicines; covering the other pharmacists when they're off-site. You will also have key responsibility of supporting and supervising the pharmacy technicians also working at HMP Channing's Wood.

The main focus of the work will be to provide a dispensary and wing based clinical pharmacy service and work with the Principal Pharmacist on providing medicines management support to a number of different wings.

The ability to work in a highly stressful and pressurized environment is key.

What we need from you?

You will be a qualified Registered Pharmacist- BSc or Master’s Degree in Pharmacy, holding registration with the general Pharmaceutical Council. Utilising your existing pharmacy experience gained in community, hospitals or custodial environments. You’ll have a flexible approach working within a team that encourages new ideas.

If you are self-motivated and able to work autonomously as well as showing plenty of initiative when it comes to handling a wide range of situations, then this could be the right role for you!

More information

This is a Bank role, working ad-hoc hours, covering the other pharmacists when they're off-site, including sickness and holiday cover. The rate of pay is £24.83 per hour.

Please note that this role is subject to Care UK Terms & Conditions and offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.

At Care UK we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Please note Care UK retain the right to remove the advert prior to the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

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