Pharmacy Clerk

Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site

University of Cambridge, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK


  • Posted on: 16th Feb 2021
  • Salary: £23,067-£26,715
  • REF: PP25706
  • Closes: 07th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Pharmacy Clerk to join the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital. This is a full time position working 36.5 hours a week.

You will be responsible for providing departments with pharmaceutical supplies in order for the Hospital to operate effectively and will play a crucial role in ensuring drugs, fluids and consumables are available at all times. You will interact regularly with clinicians, staff, students, veterinary referral practices and drug company representatives so excellent communication skills are essential.

Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge of veterinary/human medical terminology or previous experience in a related area e.g. NHS or veterinary.

You should have a good level of numeracy with an eye for detail, be computer literate and be able to deal with a wide range of people at all levels.

In return, we offer an encouraging and nurturing environment and have a dedicated team of clinicians, nurses and support staff who are committed to providing the best care for our patients.

Informal enquiries can be made to Natalie Wills on

Further particulars for the role and information about the Department

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 18 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

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Closing date: 7 March 2021

Interviews will be held on 19 March 2021

Please quote reference PP25706 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
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