We are looking for a Registered Pharmacy Technician or Nurse to join our Medication Management team at HMP Erlestoke .
HMP Erlestoke is a Category C male prison supporting men to reduce their re-offending and reintegrating back in to the community through release planning. There is a mixed population of men including violent offenders, IPP and life sentenced prisoners, individuals with learning difficulties, young offenders and those in drug recovery.
Our medicines management services are seeking an enthusiastic registered technicians or nurse to join the team. Our technicians / nurses will be responsible for administering and supplying medicines to patients, delivering pharmacy triage, drop-in clinics and supporting prescription pathways. You will be part of an integrated health service in a challenging environment where you can help empower a vulnerable population to self-care and understand their medicines better.
The successful applicant will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to facilitate administration of medicines and prescription pathways.
Key responsibilities within this role include:
• Safely administering medicine;
• Supervising and supporting the whole system of medicines administration;
• Ensuring that the management of all medicines, including controlled drugs, is in accordance with organisational policy;
• Supporting pharmacist-led clinics by identifying patients suitable for medicines-use reviews.
We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate the following:
We are AWP (Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust) a diverse organisation with over 5,000 dedicated staff providing inpatient and community-based mental health care. We provide services from a range of locations to approximately 1.8 million people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon, across the county of Wiltshire and in parts of Dorset. Our outstanding people promote mental health and wellbeing. The expertise and resources within AWP are dedicated to a person-centred approach for those who use our services and for all employees. We recognise that happy and fulfilled employees give better care.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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