Archive: October, 2018

Hospital to host special jobs event

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Tuesday 30 October, AGH Solutions – who manage the estates, facilities and procurement at Airedale Hospital – are hosting a special recruitment event for anyone interested in joining their team with the  opportunity to complete an application form on the night. There are jobs on offer specifically for Housekeepers, Domestic Services, Portering, Receipt and […]

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Meet Katie, senior pharmacy technician

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello, my name is Katie and I work as a senior pharmacy technician.  How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? I trained in a busy community pharmacy located within a health centre, before spending a couple of years working for Bradford District Care Trust, […]

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This is Katie, lead aseptic technician

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello, my name is Katie and I’m a lead aseptic technician. How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? I worked in community pharmacy for six months and then decided to embark on training to become a pharmacy technician in hospital. To do this I […]

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Different pharmacy technician roles: clinical trials, procurement and clinical economy

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello, my name is Gill and I’m a clinical trials pharmacy technician. How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? I have been in this post since August 2012 having previously worked as an aseptic technician for several years and was looking to change roles. […]

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Rotational pharmacy technicians – meet Shelley, Amy, Ben and Gemma

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello, my name is Shelley and I’m a rotational band 5 senior pharmacy technician. How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? I started as a pharmacy assistant, and then applied for the pre-registration pharmacy technician post to obtain a BTEC and NVQ level 3 […]

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Read about Sharon’s role as lead technician system support in the pharmacy

Posted on 10/19/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello,  my name is Sharon and I’m the lead technician system support and service improvement. How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? I was involved in the project to introduce electronic prescribing and medicines administration (EPMA) into the Trust, this progressed to me becoming […]

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This is Gemma, senior pharmacy technician

Posted on 10/19/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hello, my name is Gemma and I’m a senior pharmacy technician for education and training and medicines information (split role). How did you get to where you are today? What made you decide to do what you do? After leaving college, unsure what career path to take, I was offered a position in a busy […]

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Staff open day celebrates differences

Posted on 10/18/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

            It was all about celebrating differences at the staff health and wellbeing day at Airedale Hospital last week with over 400 members of staff dropping in to the annual event on Friday. There were 35 interactive stands and several zones to visit including an inclusion zone where they could […]

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Special tributes for baby loss awareness week

Posted on 10/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                  Airedale Hospital was lit up in pink and blue this week to show support for baby loss awareness week 2018.  The annual week, now in its 16th year, is an opportunity for bereaved parents, families and friends, to commemorate babies’ lives and break the silence around […]

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Celebrating allied health professionals at Airedale

Posted on 10/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Allied health professionals (AHPs) at Airedale held a celebration event on Monday 15 October on the first national AHP day, with tea and cake and the launch of their new strategy. National AHP day is an opportunity to understand, recognise and celebrate the fundamental role AHPs have in transforming health, care and wellbeing for patients […]

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