We are looking to recruit a number of pharmacy technicians to deliver the pharmacotherapy service of the new Scottish GP Contract and to provide clinical pharmacy input to other primary care services. We are keen to hear from people who could work on a full or part time basis and we can offer flexi-working. Applicants must be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC). We have opportunities available in the following District areas:
East & Mid Ross
Nairn, Badenoch & Strathspey
Skye, Lochalsh & West Ross
You will have relevant experience of pharmacy practice, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and good IT skills.
Successful applicants will work with GP practices as part of a multi-professional practice team to optimise quality, evidence-based and cost-effective use of medicines.
You will join an established, forward thinking pharmacy team responsible for delivering high quality medicines management and pharmacy input to a range of primary care settings. NHS Highland pharmacy teams are renowned for implementing new and innovative ways of working and for developing the roles and responsibilities of pharmacy staff. We are looking for enthusiastic and proactive individuals to join us.
NHS Highland is committed to the professional development of its staff. There will be opportunities for further training, education and role development as the service evolves. The post will involve travelling to a number of locations Highland so a full, current driving licence and use of own car for work purposes is essential.
Informal enquiries to: Thomas Ross, Lead Pharmacist, South & Mid, (telephone 01463 706980 or email firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Findlay Hickey, Lead Pharmacist, North & West, (telephone 01349 869229 or email email@example.com)
An Application Form and Job Description can be downloaded via our website www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk or available from, and to be returned to the Recruitment Department Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Business Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW or by emailing your name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org
For information about living and working in the Highlands please visit https://nhshighland.medical.careers.global
Closing date for receipt of completed application form – Tuesday 27 August 2019
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