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Assistant Technical Officer - Band 2

Band 2

Main area
Pharmacy Assistant
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 per week
Job ref
339-KRM9259
Site
Southmead Hospital
Town
Bristol
Salary
£15,404 - £18,157 per annum
Closing
20/06/2018 23:59

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NORTH BRISTOL NHS TRUST – SOUTHMEAD HOSPITAL PHARMACY SERVICE PHARMACY ASSISTANT – DISPENSARY (ATO) 37.5 hours per week.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and trustworthy person to join our friendly team of Pharmacists, Technicians and Supporting staff in the busy dispensary at Southmead Hospital.

The work is varied and interesting and includes both working as part of the dispensary team and some reception duties. Reception duties include dealing with the receipt of prescriptions from Outpatients and ward staff. Dispensary duties include dispensing medication for inpatients and outpatients, maintaining stock, performing daily stock checks.

We are part of a multi-disciplinary pharmacy team which supplies medication not only to Southmead hospital but to outside hospitals and units.

Good communication skills are essential as well as an ability to input data accurately and self-check as you work. This is a vital job that requires a conscientious and methodical person who is able to keep pace with the work.

Previous Pharmacy experience is not essential, but a willingness to learn will be important. Full induction training is provided. The Pharmacy Department is modern with excellent facilities.

There is a requirement to complete a level 2 NVQ qualification. The pharmacy department is open from 8am -7pm daily and 10am– 2pm Saturday/ Sunday and bank holidays

Band 2 payscale: £15,404 - £18,157 pa (£7.89 - £9.31 per hour) for those meeting the full requirements of the post as detailed in the person specification excluding unsocial hours or overtime payments.  

Where this is not the case and training is required for the post the salary will start at £13,617 pa (£6.98 per hour) excluding unsocial hours or overtime payments.  

 

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