Website The Olive Prime Psychological services (TOPS)

Pharmacist at the Olive Prime Psychological Services (TOPS)

At The Olive Prime Psychological services (TOPS), we are aware of the dynamics of being human and understand that life can sometimes go beyond your capabilities. Additionally, we understand the role genetics and environmental factors play in our mental health and the ability to cope with life.

Difficult situations do arise, and at such times, we are committed to providing the much needed support to our clients and patients, ensuring that each individual experiences a more realistic, flexible journey to Recovery. Our treatment approach is multidisciplinary and delivered in a safe and comfortable environment with experienced staff that provide specialist services and combine a range of therapeutic interventions.

TOPS became the first Day Hospital addiction and mental health resource center in Nigeria when it opened in Abuja a few years ago. It has since grown to have an inpatient facility in Abuja. TOPS has a robust array of psychological tools and can boast of being one of the few Centers in West Africa that have the latest Psychological Tools like the WISC-V for testing intelligence in younger people. We have a robust Child and Adolescent service. Our Medical Director, Dr. Motunrayo Oyelohunnu, who was appointed MD last year on her return from Canada has a special interest in Child and Adolescent psychiatry and is making sure that investments are made in the organization to cater for the needs of individual and families with young people that have mental and behavioral challenges.

Our Drug rehabilitation program is a blend of both American/Canadian and UK treatment protocols (choosing the best from each service). More importantly we believe in the role of spirituality in treatment, irrespective of your faith. Your spiritual development will be encouraged.

We are now opening a new center in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State. It is an 11 -bedded facility. We have just appointed a new Clinical Director, Dr Ibironke Thomas, who is a Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Thomas is an experienced clinician and versed in management of all forms of psychiatric Disorders. She was trained in family/systemic treatments by the Meriden Centre at Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation NHS Trust. She is one of the big minds in Quality Service delivery within the mental health space in Nigeria.

The Quality and Managerial service will be led by our newly appointed life coach, Murielle Jean-Michel. Murielle is committed to ensuring the quality of service is same as obtainable in her country in Europe.

TOPS is now a member of the newly formed Intersect Consortium. This is the largest consortium of organizations providing mental and behavioral health treatments in Africa.
We seek to recruit suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Pharmacist

Location: Abuja
Job Description
The roles and responsibilities of this include but not limited to:

Dispense, label and package prescribed drugs to patients and ensure they are counseled on how to take their drugs in order to minimize side effects and maximize benefits
Render clinical advice to patients concerning their drug regimen so as to encourage compliance and adherence to therapy
Actively listen to and address all patients’ concerns and also follow up to ensure medications are effective
Ensure patients safety by ensuring the past medication history are checked each time a drug is prescribed or refilled
Offer advice on non-prescription remedies such as maintaining good diet and exercise, life style modification use of herbal and natural health products to obtain general wellness
Participate in drug procurement, employ cost-effective decision making
Identify opportunities for improving business processes and suggest new systems and/or operational changes to management
Instruct patients on the dosage and dietary requirements for drug consumption
Provide Clinicians with information on proper drug therapy for patients
Monitor and audit drug inventory, ensures compliance with all regulatory guidelines and reporting
Instruct patients on the dosage and dietary requirements for drug consumption
Provide Clinicians with information on proper drug therapy for patients Perform drug assay to verify purity, strength, and other parameters considered for dosage
Review over-the-counter (OTC) and medical prescriptions to ensure they are suitable for a patient
Provide patients with information regarding drug interactions, side effects and storage requirements
Maintain record of patient profiles, inventory, and registries
Monitor patients to track the efficiency/side effect of drugs and make changes where appropriate.
Collaborate with multidisciplinary team to assist with problem identification and resolution
Evaluate medication and ensure standardization of medical care for the department
Ensure strict adherence to the policies and procedures guarding the security of controlled substances
Perform any other duties as directed by the MD.

Requirements and Experience

Licensed Pharmacy Degree.
Must have a current license.
2 years previous experience in Pharmacy management.
Delivery of professional and excellent services must be at your core.

Application Closing Date
8th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


Application will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Only individuals who have a high expectation of themselves and are driven to work above and beyond are welcome to apply.

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