Pharmacy Support Worker

Posted 16 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Pharmacy Support Worker

The NHS is the biggest employer in Europe. It’s a world-renowned institution and an exciting place to work, full of challenges and opportunities.

The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (RJAH) is one of the leading specialist orthopaedic hospitals in the country, with some of the highest levels of staff and patient satisfaction, as well as a strong reputation for innovation. We work together as a team of over 1,600 expert members of staff to make a difference for our patients and their families.

Our latest CQC Report was published in February 2019 and saw us rated as ‘Good’ overall and ‘Outstanding’ for care.

We require an enthusiastic and committed individual to work in our busy hospital pharmacy.

The duties of the post involve delivering medicines and supplies to wards, receiving and putting away pharmaceutical goods ordered by the department from external suppliers, and providing a top-up service to wards and departments. The post holder will also provide admin support to the procurement team with duties such as invoice processing and dispensing duties in the dispensary as required by the service.

Who we’re looking for

Candidates must possess Mathematics and English passes at GCSE level and preferably an NVQ level 2 certificate in Pharmacy services or equivalent. Proof of NVQ certification must be provided at interview or alternatively you will be supported to work towards this qualification on appointment.

Why RJAH

Joining RJAH is more than just a job – we want our people to have the best opportunities to thrive in their role.

Whether you're starting out in your career, or have a wealth of experience – we’re always looking to recruit outstanding individuals in a range of clinical areas, as well as support and administrative roles.

We have a range of fantastic staff benefits on offer to everyone who joins RJAH and you'll have access to state-of-the-art facilities and outstanding professional development opportunities.

Informal enquiries are encouraged. Please contact Tracey Fuller – Pharmacy Procurement Officer at or Penny Jones – Dispensary Manager at or

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameTracey FullerJob titlePharmacy Procurement OfficerEmail addressTelephone numberAdditional contact information

Or contact Penny Jones - Dispensary Manager

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