Pharmacy Technician - Clinical Services and Inpatient Pharmacy

Band 5

Main area
Division B - Pharmacy
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division B
£22,128 to £28,746 p.a. pro rata
26/06/2018 23:59



Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We are looking for a motivated GPhC Registered Pharmacy Technician to join our Inpatient Ward based and dispensary teams. This essential role provides the opportunity for committed Pharmacy Technicians to put their skills into practice, working with innovative technology and systems, whilst also continuing to build further skills for future career progression. You will participate in the medicines reconciliation process, supply of medication during Inpatient stay, support effective and timely discharge and patient counselling. You will also be supporting the Dispensary Mangers in the management, coordination and delivery of our Inpatient Services.

We provide excellent education and development opportunities including Medicines Reconciliation, Medicines Management and Checking Technician accreditations.

Interviews are due to be held on week commencing 2nd July 2018.

This post is due to close on 26th June 2018.

Pay award pending from 1st April 2018.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.
We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sarah Gray, Principal Pharmacy Technician – Clinical Services on 01223 586838, bleep 152 572 or