Lead Automation Pharmacy Technician
Cleveland Clinic London Hospital

Job reference: UK0438

Location: Cleveland Clinic London Hospital

Closing date: 17/04/2022

Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 dependent on experience

Contract type: Permanent

Department: Pharmacy

Division: Clinical Operations

Hours: 37.5

Who are we?​​​​​​​

Cleveland Clinic is one of the leading providers of specialised medical care in the world, focused on providing clinical excellence and superior patient outcomes for almost 6 million patient visits per year across more than 200 locations. We employ over 65,000 caregivers worldwide and continue to drive innovation in healthcare.

We opened our first healthcare facility in London in 2021 and plan to open of our state-of-the art 184 bed hospital in 2022. With over 100 years of history, our “Patients First” philosophy will be at the heart of Cleveland Clinic London and the goal of our team is to create an environment that continues to delivers world-class clinical care. 

If you would like to know more, please email recruitment@ccf.org or click apply below.

What are we looking for?

We are recruiting a Lead Automation Pharmacy Technician to support the delivery of the Cleveland Clinic London (CCL) Medicines Optimisation mission of providing a safe, effective, high quality and efficient pharmaceutical care by optimising medicines safety and patient outcomes.

The Lead Automation Pharmacy Technician will lead on the operation, maintenance and training of the automation in order to provide safe, high quality, and effective Clinical, Operational and Production Pharmacy Services. The role will also support the development, implementation, maintenance and optimisation of the IT applications linked to automation.

With patient safety as our main priority, we have deployed cutting-edge technology and innovative processes to support a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Pharmacy service.

We are operating a closed loop medicines management system including automated stock management to ensure timely and efficient supply of medicines to clinical areas.

The unique barcode medicines administration at the bedside and a fully integrated system for the electronic health records supports safe and effective prescribing, clinical screening and patient monitoring.

This will be an opportunity to be part of a unique clinical environment offering opportunities for advanced professional development, specialist training and clinical research. 

What we need from you:

  • Registered Pharmacy Technician with the General Pharmaceutical Council.
  • Epic Willow certifications – Preference
  • Hospital Pharmacy experience
  • Swisslog Therapick use desirable
  • BD Pyxis implementation and use desirable
  • Epic Willow use, configuration and maintenance experience desirable
  • BBraun infusion pump or similar configuration and maintenance experience desirable

What we can offer you:

• 25 days Annual leave plus 8 days Bank holiday a year
• Auto-Enrolment of 5% pension - Cleveland contribute 10% through Salary Exchange
• Private Medical Insurance
• Gym facilities located within our Admin Office Building at a discounted rate
• Seasonal Ticket Loans

Please see Important Information below:

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Please submit a copy of your CV with your application below if you feel the role matches your skillset.

“Let’s deliver World Class care together!”
As an equal opportunities employer, we aspire to work together to promote a more inclusive work environment, which represents our commitment to celebrate diversity.


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