Education and Training Technician
Full time / Permanent
£28k + benefits
The life changer. The industry shaper. The healthcare pioneer. Join McKesson, a leading global healthcare company, and you can be all these things and more. Based at our UK Head Office in Coventry, as part of one of the teams shaping our services and improving lives, you’ll have the opportunity to drive your career forward and become more than you ever imagined.
About the department
Working as part of the Clinical Training team your role will be to manage the learning and development of our pharmacy colleagues. You will be responsible for monitoring and reviewing the progress of colleagues through training ensuring that we meet all regulatory and statutory requirements and professional standards.
Working closely with key business stakeholders, you will be responsible for the development of colleagues across the wider pharmacy colleague network
The role will also allow scope for a refresh of how Lloyds Pharmacy approaches pharmacy colleague training.
About the opportunity
Support the learning and development of our pharmacy colleagues including the Healthcare Partner, Pharmacy Technician and Accredited Checking Technician roles across the business
Manage the sig up and progression of formal qualifications necessary for colleagues to undertake their role and support the co-ordination of training
Ensure a robust process is in place to ensure the suitability of colleagues prior to sign up and their progression towards completion
Work alongside relevant stakeholders to understand the impact of and requirements for pharmacy colleague training both currently and in the future.
Demonstrate appropriate ROI for all pharmacy colleague training and development and communicate to key stakeholders their progress against completion of training and allocated budget.
Identify and manage external suppliers ensuring a partnership approach
Ensure all training programmes not only equip pharmacy colleagues to deliver their roles currently but also take into account the future role of our pharmacy colleagues across all areas of the business including retail, speciality and PAS
NVQ3 Pharmacy Technician qualification
Registration as a Pharmacy Technician with GPhC
Up-to-date knowledge of current pharmacy practices, standards and regulations
Strong communication skills, influential, effective networker
Proven track record in the development of colleagues within a pharmacy setting
Project management experience
We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our UK Head Office you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.