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Pharmacy Dispensary Assistant - based Leighton Buzzard

  • By Ups
  • Leighton Buzzard (United Kingdom)
  • Medical / Healthcare

Job description

Polar Speed, a UPS company, is a logistics company and innovative provider of temperature sensitive transportation and pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the UK.


up to £18,000 to £18,741 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.

Key responsibilities:
·  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
Specialist Knowledge:
·  NVQ Level 2 in Pharmacy Services Skills (Dispensing)
·  Therapy Knowledge for specific homecare therapies
·  Responsible Pharmacist Regulations
For successful applicant, Polar Speed will process basic disclosure criminal record checks.

Job Administration

Primary Location United Kingdom-England

Schedule Full-time
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UPS recrute ! Un modèle de réussite depuis 1907! UPS (435 000 salariés), leader mondial du transport express de colis et 6ème employeur mondial privé continue son développement. Chaque jour, nous effectuons près de 15 millions de livraisons dans plus de 200 pays. Nous réalisons également un chiffre d'affaires annuel de 58 milliards de dollars. Entreprise internationalement reconnue et en pleine croissance, UPS s'engage pour l'intégration et la formation des stagiaires. C'est pourquoi nous recrutons un Ingénieur Projet H/F en stage rattaché au Responsable du département Plan Engineering basé à Chilly-Mazarin (91) ou Charenton (94).

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