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UK-NW-Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Wirral
Healthcare services
Job type
Full time
Band 4: annex-u band 21
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Pre-registration Trainee Pharmacy Technician

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Pre-registration Trainee Pharmacy Technician 2 year fixed term postSalary: This post attracts a salary under Annex 21 of Agenda for Change of 70 of band 4.We are looking for a Pre-registration Trainee Pharmacy Technician to join our fantastic pharmacy team at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust. Together with full hospital training, the post holder will study part time day release for a BTEC diploma in applied science pharmaceutical, and an NVQ 3 in Pharmacy Services within the workplace. Progression to year 2 is dependent on successful completion of the 1st year of the BTEC diploma and progression of the NVQ3.Due to the nature of funding for this position applicants who have a degree level equivalent or above qualification maybe liable to fund the course fees themselves. NB – You must be able to take up post on 1st Sept 2018 - shortlisted applicants must undertake and pass a BSKB Assessment on either Monday 21st May
2018 9am - 12noon or Wednesday 23rd May 2018 2pm - 5pm at Cheshire college South &West Ellesmere Port campus off Sutton Way Ellesmere Port CH65 7BF.Only successful applicants will progress to interview, which will be held on Monday 4th June 2018 2018 and Tuesday 5th June 2018.Candidates should possess 4 GCSE’s grade C and above including English, Maths and Chemistry Dual Science Award accepted plus one other science subject. The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is a centre of excellence hosting chemotherapy and radiotherapy services for adult oncology patients, serving the population of Merseyside and Cheshire. The pharmacy is equipped with a £1.7m purpose built department consisting of licensed aseptic production and gene therapy preparation facilities. We are a friendly, forward thinking and dynamic department.
This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic and forward thinking Trust.
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s leading cancer centres, providing high quality care to the population of Merseyside and Cheshire and beyond.
Consistently rated one of the best-performing hospitals in the country, we deliver compassionate and effective, specialist care and in February 2017 were rated as ‘Outstanding’ by The Care Quality Commission. We provide a comprehensive range of inpatient care, advanced radiotherapy, chemotherapy and other systemic anti-cancer therapies including gene therapies and immunotherapies for the treatment of solid tumours and blood cancers. We are also the only facility in the UK providing low-energy proton beam therapy to treat rare eye cancers.
We are currently embarking on an £162 million investment in facilities including a new cancer hospital in the heart of Liverpool due to open in 2020. Based on the same thriving research and healthcare campus as the University of Liverpool and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, the new hospital will ensure every patient receives truly outstanding care and can access the most advanced treatments and clinical trials for generations to come.
We’re here to deliver the best cancer care to the people we serve and we’re looking for applications from those who share that commitment and our values: Putting people first; Achieving excellence; Passionate about what we do; Always improving our care; and Looking to the future.If you want to be part of a fantastic team and help support the Trust with our vision for providing the best cancer care in the country, then we want to hear from you.Please apply early as this vacancy will close as soon as enough suitable candidates have applied.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Stephanie Cambridge - stephanie.cambridge1nhs.nettelephone. 0151-556-5199

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