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Pharmacist

£DOE

Leicester

Job Description

Pharmacy2U is the UK's first and largest online pharmacy, we're a market leader in the pharmacy world, helping over 300,000 patients in England manage their NHS repeat prescriptions from request through to delivery.

For 20 years, we have used cutting-edge technology alongside our UK-based pharmacists, dispensing specialists and customer care advisers to help improve the lives of patients.

Our state-of-the-art Leeds-based central dispensing facility is distributing medication to patients at a rate of over 500,000 items per month, we are looking for a Pharmacist to join our new state of the art premises in Bardon, Coalville.

Pharmacy2U won the Amazon Growing Business of the Year Award 2018! The award marks a phenomenal year of growth and patient endorsement with a 5 star ‘excellent’ rating on Trust pilot from over 100,000 patients.

We're an ambitious company with big plans and we're looking for high calibre individuals to join our team and help us.

Our aim is to further disrupt the industry for the benefit of patients with leadership that is passionate about building the skills and expertise of our teams- “come and join the rocket ship”- CEO Mark Livingstone

Role Purpose/Summary

To ensure that all patients received the highest quality of care by ensuring clinically accuracy and patient safety. Reporting directly to the senior Pharmacist.

Essence of Role – Key Accountabilities

  • Ensure all prescriptions received are clinically checked for dosage and safety
  • Meet the performance targets
  • Ensure that all queries on patient prescriptions are communicated to customer service within the SLA
  • Ensure that all responses from customer service are received within the agreed SLA to ensure patient safety
  • Ensure weekly controlled drug count is undertaken
  • Advice patient on adverse side effect, interactions and minor ailments
  • Support the team with ACT checking and dossette checks
  • Undertake Medicine Use Review (MUR) and NMS

Person Specification

Essential

  • Degree in Pharmacy (BPharm or MPharm)
  • GPHC registration
  • MUR/NMS
  • Adhere to legal and ethical and professional requirements
  • Experience in leading teams and in driving continuous improvement through implementing processes and driving efficiencies
  • Safeguarding training
  • The ability to multitask and prioritise activities
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined working practice
  • Highly responsible, with strong levels of integrity

What can we offer

  • Shift Pattern 9am-6pm 
  • Competitive Salary £DOE
  • Contributory pension (discounted insurance Aviva*)
  • Employee discount site
  • 25% Discount on staff health and beauty purchases
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Free onsite parking and refreshments
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 25 days annual leave increasing with service, plus bank holidays