UPS Pharmacy Dispensary Assistant - based Leighton Buzzard in United Kingdom
Pharmacy Dispensary Assistant - based Leighton Buzzard-039849
POLAR SPEED DISTRIBUTION LIMITED
Polar Speed, a UPS company, is a logistics company and innovative provider of temperature sensitive transportation and pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the UK.
PHARMACY DISPENSARY ASSISTANT
BASED LEIGHTON BUZZARD
up to £17,600 per annum
Polar Speed has a reputation for quality, compliance, operational and customer facing technology and monitoring solutions in the growing temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical logistics market in the UK. The company specialises in active temperature-controlled deliveries to hospitals, pharmacies, wholesalers and medical care surgeries as well as to end patients which it serves through its homecare business. Its customers include some of the best known pharmaceutical brands in the world.
As a Dispensing Assistant working within the in-house pharmacy you’ll be labelling and dispensing Homecare prescriptions ready for a final accuracy check, maintaining accurate patient medication records and providing support to facilitate the smooth operation of the dispensary. Working 37.5 hours per week between the hours of 0800 and 1800, you must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours as and when required to meet our service requirements which may be of an urgent medical nature. We currently have 1 position - Monday to Friday. The successful candidate will ideally already hold a NVQ Level 2 in Pharmacy Services Skills (Dispensing), although we may consider training.
We offer a wide range of benefits including 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) building to 33 days (including bank holidays) in the sixth full holiday year and a company pension scheme.
Label and dispense prescriptions
Maintain accurate patient medication records
Accurate dispensing of homecare prescriptions in accordance with MEP (Medicines, Ethics and Practice guide)
Management of dispensary stationery and general dispensary standards
Compliance with stock management
Fridge temperature management
Activity to support the smooth running of the dispensary
Must demonstrate attention to details and accurately perform repetitive tasks
Must be able to work well under pressure and be able to prioritise workload
Demonstrate a clear patient focus
NVQ Level 2 in Pharmacy Services Skills (Dispensing)
Therapy Knowledge for specific homecare therapies
Responsible Pharmacist Regulations
For successful applicant, Polar Speed will process enhanced disclosure criminal record checks.
Primary Location GB-Bedfordshire-Leighton Buzzard-Site 2, Unit 7, Chartmoor Road
Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE
Requisition Number: 039849
Location: ,United Kingdom