Pharmacy Technician - HMP Woodhill, Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes
£22,000 to £28,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Monday, December 31, 2018 - 17:00
Interview date, week commencing:Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Job role:

WDP HMP Woodhill is looking for an enthusiastic individual who has a passion to work in the field of substance misuse.

The Woodhill is based in HMP Woodhill Prison in Milton Keynes, providing an integrated substance misuse service to prisoners who are experiencing substance misuse problems, ensuring that they have access to the same quality of treatment as those in the community and enabling them to achieve their goals and aspirations of becoming drug and alcohol free.

The post holder will have experience in medicines management aswell as administration of controlled drugs.  The individual should demonstrate skills to ensure that the care delivered is specific and evidence based and adheres to service user’s needs as well as best practice guidelines.

Good communication skills, written and verbal are essential in addition to good time management and confidence to work collaboratively and cohesively as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Obtaining Prison clearance and an enhanced DBS is essential for this role.

We are seeking to appoint an individual who can also bring WDP’s core values to the role:

1.           Entrepreneurial – you will be driven and bring innovative ideas

2.           In partnership – you will be a team player and liaise effectively with other WDP staff and partner organisations

3.           Strong belief in service users – you will be ambitious for those we help and this will come across strongly in your practice with service users

4.           Community focussed – you will provide and shape services that serve the whole community 

WDP are committed to the ongoing professional development of all our staff.  Through joining WDP, you will receive a warm welcome, peer support, extensive training, regular supervision and the chance to thrive in a lively and aspirational service.

WDP is recovery focused organisation. Our staff and volunteers are committed to helping our service users to improve their health and wellbeing, and to become free from dependency.

WDP is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

WDP aims to be an equal opportunities employer.