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Job summary

Main area
Aseptics
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5
Job ref
358-1980728-CSI
Employer
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Leicester Royal Infirmary
Town
Leicester
Salary
£18,813 to £20,795
Closing
19/02/2020 23:59

Employer heading

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust logo

Pharmacy Assistant-Aseptic Services

Band 3

The aseptic service is a growing and progressive team that makes personalised medicines in specialised clean room environments. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person with good interpersonal skills to work in our busy aseptic unit within the pharmacy department at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

The main duties will involve undertaking general aseptic service duties that include preparation of medicines, assembling and transferring drugs and consumables into the aseptic service clean rooms following standard operating procedures. Participating in documentation creation on software systems, conducting cleaning of aseptic rooms and associated equipment. Supporting the stock maintenance service, ensuring that sufficient quantities of drugs and consumables are ordered. You will be part of the team ensuring that all work is completed in the deadlines assigned.

You must possess excellent communication and organisational skills in order to provide an efficient and safe pharmacy service for patients and the running of the service in a busy environment.  Applicants must hold the QCF/ NVQ level 2 pharmacy services qualification or equivalent.

We are committed to the development of our staff and can offer excellent in house training, where you will be supported and encouraged to further develop your skills.

We encourage interested candidates to arrange a visit to the aseptic unit prior to interview to meet the team and familiarise themselves with the working environment.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Michelle Armstrong
01162586405