ACT Pharmacy Technician - NHS Hospital - Essex

Hiring By - Biostaffic


United Kingdom

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Not Disclosed

Entry level

Posted 4 months ago
Job details
Hunter Gatherer AHP have a vacancy for an ACT Pharmacy Technician to join an NHS Hospital in Essex!
This post is on an ongoing basis, and can cater to 3/4/5 days per week. No previous hospital experience is required, the trust are happy to provide full NHS training!
Please note: An Accredited Checking qualification must be obtained, in order to be considered for this position.
Candidates must be on the GPhC register as a qualified Pharmacy Technician.
  • Carry out final checking of dispensed items whilst adhering to the companies standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Answer queries on the supply and availability of medicines as well as answering queries of a routine pharmaceutical nature and know when it is appropriate to refer a patient to the Responsible Pharmacist.
  • Liaising with other healthcare professionals to assist in the continuity of patient care across primary and secondary care. Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of medicines and minor ailments by reading journals, product information and training resources.
  • Selecting, labelling and dispensing pharmaceutical products in accordance with a prescription (whilst following company SOP’s) and complying with all legal requirements as appropriate when not providing accuracy checking and ensure safe and correct transfer of dispensed items to patients.
  • To answer queries on the supply and availability of medicines (within competence) and to be able to select and recommend suitable products and provide advice on their correct use.
  • To identify medicine related problems or queries and bring these to the attention of the pharmacist.
  • Locum Pharmacy Technician
  • NHS Hospital Berkshire
  • £15 - £20 per hour depending on experience
  • Ongoing contract with 2 week notice period
  • Flexible leave + indemnity insurance covered
  • 3/4/5 days per week
If interested in this fantastic opportunity, please call Olivia on (phone number removed) or simply email (url removed)
Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme - we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)
Why work with Hunter?
Join the community: be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs and represent you professionally.
Quick & simple online registration
A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
Access to the very best requirements nationwide.
As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.
Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.
Customer service, it’s a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • United Kingdom


  • Entry level

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 16, 2024
Company Overview
Hunter Gatherer AHP
Hunter Gatherer AHP

Current Openings: 0

We are an exceptional specialist healthcare recruitment agency dedicated to the provision of only the very best Allied Health Professionals. Our clients and locums tell us they love working with us, because we love what we're doing. We are ambitious, we aim high, and have grown fast. We always operate with integrity and have some of the friendliest recruiters known to humanity. We represent and supply the following healthcare professionals: Pharmacists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Speech & Language Therapists, Biomedical Scientists, Radiographers, Sonographers, Dieticians, Podiatrists, and more. Because we are dedicated to the AHP market alone, we have an unrivalled knowledge and understanding of this area of healthcare and are passionate about supporting AHP locums in their career. Our job is to listen and respond, to understand their needs and partner with them. We’ll always be by our locums side finding them the right job at the right time. We pay leading rates and, with bi-weekly payments, our locums are never left waiting. Just one of the reasons for our excellent 4.7 Google rating. Contract recruitment can be complex for candidates and clients alike but, working with the demands of the healthcare workforce, we have a responsibility to go above and beyond. So our robust internal processes are continuously reviewed to ensure business-wide legal compliance and ethical practice. We are proud to supply AHPs to the NHS and of achieving a Platinum Badge for our HTE Audit. A higher standard of compliance and due diligence checking that shows we always have patient safety at the top of our mind. Our approach is unique; rather than maintaining a database of as many locums as possible, we handpick our candidates ensuring that our our network is as exclusive and high quality as possible. We are focused on delivering an outcome that exceeds expectations. and are not just another recruiter. Join us below.
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