Band 2 Pharmacy Support Worker required on a temporary basis based in Belfast City Hospital.
Role: Band 2 Pharmacy Support Worker
Rate of Pay: £8.66 per hour
Location: Belfast City Hospital
Hours: 37.5 hours
Job Summary/Main Purpose
The person appointed will be a member of a team providing the pharmaceutical service in the Belfast Trust. He/she will be managed by the Pharmacist/ Technician in charge of distribution or his/her deputy.
Pharmacy support staff are primarily involved in the delivery and collection of pharmaceuticals including medical gas cylinders and pharmacy store duties.
He/she will be required to ensure all activity is carried out safely, effectively, efficiently and courteously, and relevant documentation is maintained and that all are updated.
1.Collection and delivery of pharmaceuticals and post.
2. Receiving, emptying and sorting of the contents of incoming ward/department pharmacy boxes.
3.Packing of ward/department pharmacy boxes with completed orders and storing safely for delivery.
4.Collection and disposal of debris and rubbish and pharmaceutical waste and maintain working areas free of waste materials.
5.Delivery of medical gas cylinders to wards and departments and returning empty cylinders to the cylinder store
6.Delivery of pharmaceuticals including prescriptions and all completed work from the dispensary section
7.Maintaining appropriate stock levels in a neat, clean and orderly manner in accordance with the principles of good stock management.
- Three GCSE's at grade A - C to include English Language
2 years experience in a warehouse / store environment demonstrating ability in storage and movement of stock
2. Demonstrate good communication skills*
Please be advised successful applicants will be expected to participate in weekend and statutory holiday rota.To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, and Leah will be in contact to confirm if you have been shortlisted.
Successful candidates may need to apply for an Access NI Certificate with Grafton Recruitment regardless if you already have a valid certificate. It will be a cost of between £18 - £33 depending on clearance level.
**PLEASE NOTE THE CLOSING DATE FOR THIS POSITION WILL BE MONDAY 16th August 2019**