Britcrown Pharmacy – London

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Role Information

Contact Name
Ali Suzangar

UK, London

5 Balgores Lane

Placement Type
2024 - 2025 Pre-reg intake

Job Title
Foundation Pharmacist 2024/25

Job Description

Key duties and responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • To support compliance with all statutory and professional requirements of a registered retail pharmacy business
  • To develop competence through training and regular appraisals such that customers and patients receive an excellent professional and caring service
  • To develop good management practice through compliance with company systems and procedures, effective use of resources, and following Pre-registration Tutor instruction and guidance
  • To maximize NHS and retail turnover and profitability of the business
  • To assist in the operations and dispensing of prescriptions and the supply of pharmaceutical products including controlled drugs and appliances ensuring safety and clinical appropriateness
  • Responds to symptoms and recommends appropriate OTC medication
  • Counsel and advice patients appropriately under supervision
  • Works within legal, ethical and governance framework keeping abreast of current changes
  • To participate in the training program as required by the General Pharmaceutical Council and prepare for the pre-registration examination
  • To be responsible for self directed learning to support the collection of a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate competence and participate in appraisals with the pre-registration tutor as per company guidance and GPhC program compliance
  • To attend study days and complete pre and post study assignments
  • To develop knowledge and skills within each competency areas as mapped to GPhC performance standards
  • To participate in Audit as instructed by the pre-registration tutor to comply with the requirements of the GPhC training program
  • To communicate and liaise effectively with other members of the healthcare professions and build relationships with external organizations such as GP surgeries and area teams
  • Ensure that the branch is open for trading and dispensing of prescriptions during the registered opening hours
  • Respect confidentiality of information concerning customers and staff in accordance with the Data Protection Act
  • Maintain confidentiality of company policies and figure statistics
  • Ensure all prescriptions are fully and accurately endorsed
  • Complete all NHS/Area teams paperwork requirements accurately on time
  • Attend and/or complete all courses/ meetings as required by the company, e.g. annual conference or area meetings. This is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities of this post. The post holder may be required to carry out other duties as directed by the Manager which are done by a person holding similar post
  • Deal with customer complaints promptly and efficiently in accordance with company policy

Employee Benefits
  • Joining an independent pharmacy with friendly supportive staff and an experienced pharmacist tutor
  • Opportunity to learn from and take part in our various NHS and private services, such as dispensing, flu vaccinations, NMS, pharmacy first, travel clinic and contraception services
  • Enrolment on the NPA foundation trainee course with tailored training provided to help you pass the GPhC exam
  • Dedicated study time at work to focus on your own development
  • Staff discount

Positions Available

£25,000 - £26,000

End Date

Role Details

Foundation Training Pharmacist 24/25 required. Application closing date 30/06/2024.

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