Admin Roles

PCN Prescription Clerk

Job Title: PCN Prescriptions Clerk

Salary: from £21450 depending on experience

Hours: up to 37.5

Department: PCN Pharmacy Team

Reports to: PCN Pharmacy Team Leader / PCN Leadership Team

West Leeds Primary Care Network (WLPCN) provides enhanced clinical services across six GP surgeries within the Pudsey and Bramley area, with a total patient population of approximately 70k

Core Responsibilities – Clinical


  • Co-ordinating and preparing repeat prescriptions to be signed off by a qualified pharmacist
  • Setting up Electronic Repeat Dispensing (eRD)where appropriate
  • Community pharmacy liaison with support from the wider pharmacy team
  • Monitor and co-ordinate Long Term Condition patient recall lists
  • To respond to medication queries from patients and staff in a professional manner referring to the clinical pharmacist when appropriate.
  • Process hospital correspondence such as TANs
  • Support the pharmacy team to improve quality and safety of prescribing
  • Ad hoc grade appropriate administrative tasks for the pharmacy team
  • Liaise with patients where appropriate in order to encourage them to order what they need ( to avoid over prescribing)

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