Pharmacist

Location : High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England
Job Ref : EY105
Consultant : Emily Y James
Sector : Health, Medicine
Salary : £41k per year

Description

EY105 Pharmacist (Maternity Cover)

Location: High Wycombe

Salary: £41,000 per Annum

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently supporting our client in the search for a Pharmacist (Maternity Cover).

Your role will involve dispensing prescription medicines to the public, following prescriptions issued by an authorised medical practitioner and liaising with patients and GP surgeries.

Our client is keen to offer opportunities to Ex-Military personnel, but all applications will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Pharmacist (Maternity Cover):

  • You will be professional, ethical and believe in providing outstanding patient care and customer service at all times.
  • Within your role you will be responsible for compliance with the associated guidance available from GPhC.
  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the mail order/on-line pharmacy and dispensing prescription medicines to the public, following prescriptions issued by an authorised medical practitioner.
  • You will work as part of a team and will support all to get the work completed in a timely manner.
  • You will ensure that different treatments are compatible; checking dosage and ensuring that medicines are correctly and safely supplied and labelled.
  • You will supervise the preparation of any medicines and keep a register of controlled drugs for legal and stock control purposes.
  • You will liaise with doctors about prescriptions as well as counselling and advising our patients on the treatment of minor ailments.
  • You will advise patients of any adverse side-effects of medicines or potential interactions with other medicines/treatments and prepare dosette boxes.
  • You will undertake other services such as new medicine review.
  • You will provide a prescription intervention service and arrange delivery, liaising with the Distribution department, of prescription medicines to patients.
  • You will keep up to date with current pharmacy practice, new drugs and their uses.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Must be UK registered Pharmacist with valid GPhC Number.
  • Accredited to provide Essential, Advanced and Enhanced services.
  • Must be able to satisfy the necessary fitness to practice requirements.
  • You will be a team player who is involved in all sides of the pharmacy business.
  • You will be professional, ethical and believe in providing outstanding patient care and customer services at all times.
  • You will be an excellent communicator who is confident at networking with patients and local healthcare professionals.
  • You will be service focused and enthusiastic for the new pharmacy contract and are keen to develop and grow the service.
  • Experienced with using Pharmacy systems. (Desirable)
  • Experience of mail order/on-line Pharmacy. (Desirable)

Benefits:

  • Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Life Assurance.
  • Onsite free car parking.
  • Private Health Care.
  • Subsidised staff canteen.
  • 25 days per annum rising to 27 days after 5 years’ service.
  • 40 hours – 8:30 am to 5:00 pm – Monday to Friday – No weekend working.

Location: High Wycombe

Salary: £41,000 per Annum

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