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Pharmacy and Medicines Management
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Employer type
Barry Hospital
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum
25/10/2018 23:59
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Pharmacy Technician – Vale Community Resource Service (VCRS)

Band 6


Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1-5 on the AFC pay scales will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the Living Wage Foundation rate of £8.45 per hour.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website.


This an exciting opportunity to apply for an unique post in the Vale Community Resource Service.

We are looking for a forward thinking, motivated and dynamic individual to take on this new role in the team.

The successful applicant will be working as part of the multi professional integrated team and will be responsible for providing pharmaceutical advice and support to the Community Resource Service. They will be expected to develop forward facing links with the extended Community/Primary Care Pharmacy Team, Vale of Glamorgan Adult Social Services, GP practices and District Nursing Teams within the Locality to support the proactive management of individuals who are identified by GPs/Consultant/Ward Teams as having the potential to benefit from CRT intervention.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply

Closing Date: 25th October 2018


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Tracy Meredith Operational Manager VCRS/Sarah Coles Nursing Team Lead VCRS - 01446 704138

Clare Clements Locality Lead Pharmacist, Vale of Glamorgan - 02920335301