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Medicines Management Technician

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Main area
Pharmacy
Grade
5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-20-83437
Town
Exeter
Salary
£24,214 to £30,112
Closing
23/02/2020 23:59

 Medicines Management Technician

Specialist Services

 

ROYAL DEVON & EXETER HOSPITAL (WONFORD)

 

REF: 185-A-20-71952                                    CLOSING DATE: 23rd February 2020

 

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, organised and self-motivated medicines management technician to join our team.

 

The successful candidate will provide a medicines management service across the acute trust including one stop dispensing, assessment of patient’s own drugs and medicines reconciliation and be part of the technician checking rota as appropriate.

 

Our team of medicines management technicians are hardworking, focused, ambitious and friendly. They have developed the service across the trust and are valued members of the clinical and ward teams.

 

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a wide range of patients and healthcare professionals whilst developing your skills and experience in Pharmacy.

 

The Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust (RD&E) provides acute and community services across Exeter and East Devon serving a population of more than 450,000 people. In our latest CQC full inspection of our services the RD&E received an overall rating of good. We were rated as outstanding for our emergency and critical care services and for our caring trust wide.

 

The hospital is in the historical cathedral city of Exeter that has plenty of family amenities and beautiful surrounding countryside. Exeter has excellent transport links, being situated in the middle of the South West Region with easy access to the countryside and coast of Devon and Cornwall. It is 2 hours by train to London and our international airport serves flights to various European destinations, as well as daily flights to London and Manchester.

 

 

You must be a registered pharmacy technician, and ideally hold a nationally recognised Medicines Management/Medicines Optimisation and technician checking accreditation.

 

Further details can be found in the job description.

 

Hours:             37.5hrs per week

 

Salary:             Band 5 – £24,214 to £30,112 per annum

 

For further information please contact Lisa Tucker, Lead Medicines Management Technician on 01392 411611 bleep 432  

 

This post has been identified as involving access to vulnerable adults and/or children and in line with Trust policy successful applicants will be required to undertake a Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure Check/Enhanced Disclosure Check.

 

Please note that you will be notified via email regarding the result of your application. Interviews will take place on Monday 2nd March 2020

 

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

    

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Lisa Tucker lisatucker@nhs.net 01392 411611 bleep 432

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758

We operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for job applicants with disabilities. If you let us know, when you apply, that you would like to use this scheme, we will guarantee you an interview, if you meet all the essential criteria listed in the person specification section of the job description.

We will also make any reasonable adjustments you require to our selection process. Please let us know what you need


Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.

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Please email rde-tr.equality@nhs.net to find out more.