Location
Thames Valley HMP Bullingdon
Specialism
Pharmacy
Advertising Salary
Up to £34,594 - depending on experience
Vacancy Type
Permanent

About The Role

As a Senior Pharmacy Technician at HMP Bullingdon, you will assist in the delivery of a high quality pharmacy service to the prison population. You will be required to work within the healthcare department and hold direct patient contact, which will be part be of a comprehensive healthcare package, based on the prison service’s needs.

You can expect to provide medicines management services to assist in tackling identified, inequalities within the prison population contributing to diagnosis of care and treatment needs. This includes providing pharmacy related information to patients, prison officers and other healthcare professionals ensuring that the level of advice given is appropriate to overcome barriers to understanding, conveying complex and sensitive information in an easily understandable form.

As a Senior Pharmacy Technician you will also assist with the implementation and development of pharmacy support to all wings in the prison which includes, where appropriate, counselling of patients on the correct use of medication.

It goes without saying that you will be responsible for dispensing medicines to agreed standards, calculating doses and quantities for supply where there is a specific requirement for accuracy e.g. Methadone preparation.

Furthermore, you will support and mentor the induction of new pharmacy technician starters.

HMP Bullingdon is a Cat B remand prisons for adult males aged 21 and over, near Bicester, Oxfordshire.

About You

You will hold NVQ Level 3, BTEC or equivalent qualifications and must have a current registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) to be considered for this role. You will also have relevant post-qualification experience working within a multi-disciplinary team.


Salary & Benefits

Salary for this role is up to £34,594 FTE per annum - dependent on experience.
Full-time hours are 37.5 per week.
Pharmacy provision is provided seven days a week, including public holidays. Shifts can vary between 7:30 a.m to 5:30 pm, with possibility of early start/early finish or late start/late finish.

Practice Plus Group benefits include training & development opportunities, company contributory pension scheme,25 days annual leave, increasing with service up to 28 days per year + bank holidays (time in lieu if shift falls on public holiday), staff well-being, cycle to work scheme, on-site gym facilities and free onsite parking.

We are also proud to support our employees with continued professional development opportunities and further education subject to service needs

About Us

Practice Plus Group are the Health in Justice Market leader, providing healthcare services to over 40,000 prisoners in over 45 prisons across the country. When you’re part of the Practice Plus Group team, you don’t just have a job. You have a career. We work with you to help you grow in your role and take your career in the direction you want to go. If you want to move up the ladder, we’ll support you. If you just want to stay in your role, that’s fine too. We’ll help you be the best you can be.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to Practice Plus Group Terms & Conditions and employment is subject to right to work in the UK, receipt of satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.

At Practice Plus group, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Practice Plus Group is passionate about the work that we do and have the following core values:

∙ We treat patients and each other as we would like to be treated

∙ We act with integrity

∙ We embrace diversity

∙ We strive to do things better together.

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