Locum Pharmacy Technician - Sheffield, UK | Consult

Locum Pharmacy Technician

Sheffield, UK


My client is a global leading provider and manufacturer of healthcare solutions. Due to continuing success, they are expanding rapidly which presents an opportunity for a Locum Pharmacy Technician to join them for a minimum of 3 months in an accuracy checking role. Working as part of a team, you will support the homecare pharmacists in the day-to-day formulation, dispensing, ordering and supply of products for homecare patients.

  • Salary: £22.00-£27.00 per hour
  • Expected hours: 22.5 – 37.5 per week
  • Schedule: Day shift - Monday to Friday
  • Benefits: Company pension, Employee discount and On-site parking


  • To dispense and check medicinal products from the Medical Pharmacy e.g. Prescriptions for Homecare patients.
  • To set up and check homecare formulations and prescriptions, liaising with referring prescribers as appropriate.
  • To support the Pharmacy Team Leader with maintenance of the pharmacy system and procedures and deal with day-to-day queries and issues.
  • Liaising with referring prescribers as appropriate.
  • Production schedule demand & check
  • Formulation set ups & changes
  • Internal & NHS inboxes
  • Stock disposals
  • Returns
  • Delivery planning and production planning;
  • Change management to delivery planning
  • Production output and patient delivery requirements
  • Work with other departments to ensure the department has appropriate stock levels of all prescription items.

About You

To apply for this role, in addition to pharmacy technician experience you should have the following qualifications:

  • Pharmacy Dispensing qualification NVQ Level 2 minimum
  • Registration with GPhC
  • Accredited Checking Technician (ACT) or equivalent
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Sophia Kingan Managed by Sophia Kingan
Yorkshire & The Humber
apply Posted - 11.01.2024

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