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Pharmacy Manager

Job Title: Pharmacy Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barrow-in-Furness
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2020-11-24-3EF57BD131BD
Job Published: January 16, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Job Description

Discover what it's like to work in a fast paced environment, where colleagues are focused on delivering a gold standard of service and patient care. There's a lot more to it than dispensing medicines. Every day you'll have the opportunity to make things better for customers in all sorts of ways, such as helping customers with their new medicines, providing vaccinations,reviewing customers' use of their medicines, and checking blood pressure or testing for blood glucose levels. It's very much about supporting our communities, by making the best healthcare choices available and convenient for local people. Working alongside experienced pharmacists and managers, you will receive local management and leadership support in whatever store you are based. Our management team comes from a variety of backgrounds so there is always a chance to learn. We are looking for talented and driven pharmacyprofessionals who can lead and deliver the highest quality healthcare service to our customers and in return, we'll provide a supportive team, detailed industry training and a varied working environment where no two days are the same.

You will be responsible for As a Pharmacy Manager, you'll play an important role in managing, inspiring and developing a team of colleagues into senior pharmacists of the future whilstdelivering a great service for our customers. You will also be responsible for:

  • Ensuringcustomers are at the heart of everything we do, making sure our medicines are available, providing patient services,dispensing,andgiving healthcare advice.

  • Leading, motivatingand developing your colleagues.

  • Keeping the business and the customer safe and legal.

  • Building working relationships with Primary Care Organisations (PCOs) and GP surgeries andensuringpayment claims are accurate for anything covered by the NHS.

    Working as part of a team of Pharmacists, your work will provide you with numerous opportunities for continued professional development, peer review and reflective learning. Supported by your Duty Pharmacy Managers, you'll also develop your management and leadership skills by managing other healthcare professionals.

    You will need Managing one of our modern pharmacies, you'll apply your pharmacy and people leadership experience and passion for patient care through services, to lead and motivate your team to be the best they can be. You will need:

  • A pharmacy degree

  • Membershipof the GeneralPharmaceuticalCouncil (GPhC)

  • MUR accreditation

  • Hepatitis B immunisation (or be prepared to be immunised after starting)

  • Pharmacists working for Tesco will have to complete a DBS check (organised by Tesco) prior to commencement of employment.

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Employer Description

Tesco Pharmacy offers a high level of working flexibility and control over your work rotas. This enables our managers to enjoy routine overlap periods with other pharmacists on duty, so ideas about patient care and colleague development can be worked on together. Colleague welfare is very important at Tesco, and to take your health and well-being seriously our stores ensure that pharmacists always get uninterrupted breaks away from the pharmacy, to help you relax, refuel and recharge on or off site. To ensure correct staffing levels and flexibility our Pharmacy teams are supported by trained multi-skilled colleagues from across the store, available to support the pharmacy when required to maintain safe staffing. Above all this, working for the UK's largest retailer gives you the opportunity to develop into roles anywhere in the UK and, for those interested, into fields beyond pharmacy., Our business was built with a simple mission - to be the champion for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. This hasn't changed. Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them.