Band 3 Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer - Permanent

Posted 01 February 2024
Salary £24336 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline PharmacistPharmacy Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with  one of the UK’s specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. We are currently looking for a Band 3 Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer, who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership of the service. This post is based in Lincoln, which is easily accessible via public transport.
About the role:
As a Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer, you will be working in a clinical and service development capacity to ensure the service within the pharmacy is planned, delivered and evaluated in line with evidence-based practice. 

What’s in it for you as a Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer:
  • NHS Pension: A generous and flexible pension scheme with contributions from us as your employer
  • Annual Leave: Starting at 27 days a year, rising to 33 days after 10 years plus eight bank holidays (for staff covered by Agenda for Change)
  • Flexible working & career breaks: Helping you match work and home life ask about reduced hours, compressed hours, flexible working, term-time only working, job sharing and unpaid leave
  • Bank working: The chance to work extra hours at enhanced rates and well pay you weekly ideal if your income needs a quick boost
  • Relocation packages: If a relocation package is offered for the role, you could qualify for expenses of up to 25% of your starting salary
  • Family & Childcare including on-site nurseries at Lincoln County Hospital and Pilgrim Hospital Boston, maternity, paternity, adoption & shared parental leave following a set period of employment
  • Health & Wellbeing including mindfulness, counselling, mental health first aid, health check MOTs, physiotherapy, eye tests
  • Learning & Development including Lincolnshire Talent Academy, leadership training, medical education, clinical education, Lincolnshire clinical research and GP speciality training programme
  • Discounts & Salary Sacrifice including Cycle2Work, car lease scheme, home electronics and wider wallet
  • Rewards & Recognition including staff awards, long service awards, retirement awards, examples of excellence and staff lottery
Your main responsibilities as a Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer:
  • Assist the delivery of an effective and safe Aseptic Service 
  • Aseptically dispense cytotoxic products, parenteral nutrition and other injectables 
  • Assist in the environmental and physical monitoring of the Boole Aseptic Unit maintaining appropriate records of microbiological cleanliness, pressures, room temperatures and equipment temperatures
  • Carry out reception duties, including handing over medication to delivery drivers
  • Assist in the training and supervision of work of new staff allocated to the team
What we are looking for in a Pharmacy Aseptic Services Officer:
  • NVQ Level 2 in Pharmacy Services or Science Manufacturing Process Operative or equivalent
  • Handling medicines in an Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Unit, NHS environment, GP surgery or Pharmacy
  • Previous experience of working towards and meeting deadlines
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom
Please note: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.
Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Lucy on 0117 471 5956 or