Medicines Management Nurse - Band 5

Location Devizes
Job type Contract
Salary £30 - 40 per hour
Contact Alex Herd
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Reference 168221

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a locum vacancy for a Band 5 Medicines Management Nurse to work 37.5 hours per week, based in Devizes.

The pay rate for this locum Medicines Management Nurse job is £30 - £40 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 12-month contract.

Duties:

  • Working within our strong Medicines Management Team to help safely supply and administer medicines to patients
  • Help deliver minor ailments services, serve as a key point of advice to patients in regards to medicines management, help manage the prison’s medicine supplies, and help with medicines reconciliation and supporting patients with their prescription pathways
  • Serve as a vital point of contact for patients in HMP Bristol – you’ll empower the prison’s population to understand their medicines better and critically manage their own self-care in regards to their long-term health
  • Safely administer medicines according to Organisational Medicines Management Policy and local Standard Operating Procedures
  • Supervise and support all staff in the process of medicines administration
  • Identify opportunities for development through the individual performance review process and take relevant action to achieve objectives
  • Partake in clinical supervision in line with organisational policy
  • Supervise, administer and supply medication as necessary, observing effects and side effects, regularly updating knowledge of commonly prescribed medicines
  • Deal with the storage and administration of drugs in accordance with legal requirements, local policies and procedures
  • Ensure that the management of all medicines, including controlled drugs, is in accordance with appropriate medicines legislation, standard operating procedures and policies
  • Contribute to, and participate in, clinical audits as appropriate
  • Assist in resolving problems involving the prescribing, administration, and operational aspects of medicines management

Requirements of the Medicines Management Nurse:

  • Relevant qualification
  • Active NMC Registration
  • Be non-judgemental, resilient, and dedicated

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive nursing knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands

Contact:

This Medicines Management Nurse job is advertised by Alex Herd; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements. As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.