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Pharmacy Technician

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care.

Situated in the heart of London's world-renowned medical district, The Princess Grace Hospital is recognised as one of the best-equipped multidisciplinary private hospitals in the capital. Our dedicated and highly trained team is committed to delivering an exemplary standard of clinical care across all specialties.

The Princess Grace Hospital has 127 registered beds, including 90 inpatient, 21 day case, 8 endoscopy, an urgent care unit and a Level 3 intensive care unit containing 9 beds, with 24-hour consultant cover and a high dependency unit. The hospital also has a several specialised centres, including; The London Breast Institute, recognised as one of the best private breast screening and diagnostic treatment centres in the UK; the London Digestive Centre, a highly specialised outpatient facility offering diagnoses and treatments for all conditions of the stomach, small and large intestines, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts; and The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to sport and exercise medicine.

Job Description

A key member of the Pharmacy Team as such they will assist in the provision of a comprehensive pharmacy service which consistently meet the needs of all service users.

The post holder will contribute to the efficient day-to-day running of the Pharmacy, working under the direct supervision of a Senior Technician and receiving Pharmacist support.

This is a full time role, working 37.5 hours per week, with a salary between £26,976 - £30,000 dependent on experience. 

Reward & recognition – We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell and excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform work in line with hospital protocols and standards.
  • Assisting in the development and improvement of standards and procedures.
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary team work, helping to create and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Liaise with the senior technicians in all aspects of the department.
  • Assisting in the development and improvement of standards and procedures.
  • Provide a dispensing service to both in / out patients using the Meditech dispensing system.
  • Please note we will close this role early if suitable number of applications are received

Skills & Experience

  • Pharmacy NVQ3, BTech or equivalent
  • Registration with General Pharmaceutical Council.
  • Hospital based post qualification experience is desirable, but not essential.
  • Aseptic experience is desirable, but not essential.
  • Good spoken and written English.

About The Individual

At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.

You will also actively participate as a member of a team to move the team towards completion of tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate leadership and influence others to be the best they can be and inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.

Competitive Salary

Pharmacy Technician

City of London, UK

Published on 21 Oct 2019