Pharmacy Technician

June 7, 2024

Job Description

Company Description
We are looking for a Pharmacy Technician to join our multi-disciplinary team, effectively managing medication related queries from patients who are prescribed medical cannabis.
About Us:
As an international company, Curaleaf is changing lives across the world. The UK is home to Curaleaf Clinics, Curaleaf Laboratories, and Curaleaf Pharmacy, offering patient support at every stage of the Medical Cannabis journey. From initial referral to providing high quality medication manufactured in our own sites, we put people at the centre of everything we do. This doesn’t stop at patient care, but is also reflected in staff benefits, including a base salary of no lower than £25000 across the company and a minimum of 27 days holiday per year, plus bank holidays.
Curaleaf Inc, a publicly listed business and the world’s largest cannabis company, generating annual revenues of in excess of USD 1.2bn and with a market cap of USD 6 bn. At Curaleaf, we have spent the last decade driving the cannabis health movement and providing people across America with quality product they can rely on. Now we’ve gone International, joining forces with European leaders in the development and production of medical cannabis and a unique, vertically integrated model.
Curaleaf International is the International operating arm of Curaleaf Inc. The company is currently selling within the Medical market in the UK, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the Nordics, Poland, and Israel. In addition, it is working towards launching directly into the Adult Use market that is in the process of legalising in Germany.
Our Vision: To enhance lives by cultivating, sharing, and celebrating the power of the plant.
About the Role:
As a Pharmacy Technician, responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Organising and prioritising workload to ensure that responses to patient queries are provided in a timely manner.
Providing medication advice to patients verbally and in written form in an accessible manner; including but not limited to how to take medicines, common side effects, and interactions with other medications.
Supporting the repeat prescription request process, identifying issues or discrepancies where necessary
Implementing, maintaining, and improving systems, including IT requirements and the creation and update of SOPs
Maintaining accurate appropriate and concise records, undertaking audits when required
Contributing to a multi-professional approach in the management of patients, including attending and contributing to MDT meetings
Actively involving service users in providing feedback of their experience of the current service and suggestions for improvements.
About You:
We are looking for someone with a Pharmacy Technician background who has:
Effective organisational and problem solving skills
The ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment
An enthusiastic, approachable demeanour
An innovative and flexible approach
Good knowledge of IT programs, including Microsoft Office
A keen eye for detail
A commitment to developing knowledge and best practice for self and company
Other information
What we offer:
At Curaleaf, we value training and development. From day one, you will be given a comprehensive work-based training pack to not only ensure you are equipped for the role, but also offer the opportunity of progression personally and professionally.
As well as this, we provide:
Competitive salary
Excellent holiday allowance
Private medical insurance
On-site parking
Life insurance
If this sounds like an ideal role for you, don’t delay in getting your application in! This vacancy may be closed early due to a high level of interest.