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Bank Pharmacist vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HMP Dovegate
ST14 8XR
Contract type:
Schedule type:
Variable Hours
Closing date:
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 23:59
£28 / Hour

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?

If so we have the Bank role for you...

What do we need from you so you can do the job?

You will be a qualified Registered Pharmacist- BSc or Master’s Degree in Pharmacy, holding registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC). You will have a real passion for developing your own Pharmaceutical skills and those of your team. 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!

Experience of working in a secure environment would be beneficial but not essential.

The post holder will be responsible for the provision and delivery of an integrated, safe, legal, high quality prison pharmaceutical service. Working closely with the Head of Healthcare and the multidisciplinary team the post holder will be responsible for ensuring that the provision of service meets the contractual obligations. The role also involves responsibility for providing daily expert advice on pharmaceutical matters and ensuring that a safe but modern medicines management service is provided to prisoners. The post holder will be responsible for leading a team of Pharmacy technicians.

More information..

This is a Bank role, working ad-hoc within the hours of Mon - Fri 8am - 4pm, covering the other pharmacists when they're off-site, including sickness and holiday cover. The rate of pay is up to £28.02 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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