Pharmacy Porter

NHS AfC: Band 2

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Pharmacy Porter
NHS AfC: Band 2
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£16,375-£19,128 pa inclusive of HCAS
18/01/2018 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.

The Pharmacy Department is a forward thinking and progressive department seeking to expand our current team We have an active staff training programme and a proven track record in staff development.

We are looking to recruit a self- motivated and enthusiastic Porter who is a good communicator and able to work independently and organise own workload . The duties are varied and will include:

• The safe and secure transportation of pharmacy goods throughout the hospital
• Receipt and storage of stock
• Receiving and distributing intravenous infusions to wards

You will need:

• GCSE Maths and English
• To be able to work towards a NVQ 2 in Pharmacy Services
• To be a good communicator both written and verbal
• To be reliable and have the ability to work under own initiative as well as within a large team
• To have good interpersonal skills
• To be flexible in your working hours 

We are a high performing Foundation Trust with Investors in People. As the first Trust in the country to achieve NHSLA Level 3, patient safety is our priority and we are proud of the high standards of patient care delivered in our department.


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For an informal discussion please contact Sue Horne or a Senior Technician on 01276 526501.

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