We are looking for an experienced Pharmacy Technician, to join our team of Bank staff, facilitating the work of the Pharmacy Department whilst working under the supervision of qualified Pharmacy staff.
Organising purchasing in line with company contracts, providing best value for the department
Unpacking and correct storage of deliveries
Maintaining correct pricing information and dealing with invoice queries when appropriate
Ordering goods when necessary - including all hospital fluids, containers, labels and dispensing bags
Good housekeeping in pharmacy including dealing with returns, out of date stock and managing correct disposal of pharmaceuticals
Doing ward and theatre top ups according to the pharmacy work plan and supply stock as needed
Advising on maintaining good storage of medicine stocks at pharmacy and departmental level and liaising with relevant nursing/clinical services staff
Pre-packing of stock when necessary.
Entering details onto the computer system associated with the above activities.
Filing of paperwork on a monthly basis.
Assisting in dispensing In-Patient and Out-Patient prescriptions - under supervision of a Pharmacist.
Assisting in stock-takes
Post-discharge review of patient charts and charging when necessary
Any other duties deemed necessary by the pharmacy manager
All activities to be carried out in accordance with the appropriate written procedures
Experience and Qualifications required:
NVQ3 or BTEC in Pharmaceutical sciences or recognised equivalent
Experience in hospital pharmacy
Spire Healthcare’s mission is to bring together the best people who are dedicated to developing excellent clinical environments and delivering the highest quality patient care. We constantly invest in our people, facilities and equipment to ensure our patients receive a high standard of care.