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Pharmacy Technician

Band 4/5

Main area
Medicines Management
Band 4/5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Prince Charles Hospital
Merthyr Tydfil
£20,150 to £29,608 per annum
18/11/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


Are you looking to join a forward-thinking, progressive Pharmacy Department? Do you want to make a real difference to patient safety and the patient journey? Why not join our team of Clinical Pharmacists and Medicines Management Pharmacy Technicians to gain experience in ward-based medicines management.

The Pharmacy department is looking to recruit a pharmacy technician who wants to extend their knowledge and skills and work as a Medicines Management Pharmacy Technician on the wards. You will have an enthusiastic approach to multidisciplinary team working and a passion for frontline patient care. Full training will be provided on in house procedures.

The Pharmacy Department at Prince Charles Hospital is forward thinking; we are constantly looking at ways to the improve the service with the patient being at the centre of all that we do and our strategy is to provide a pharmacy service that has medicine optimisation at its heart.

To be eligible for this post you must be registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) as well as holding ACPT and MM accreditation or be able to work towards it. Applicants without all accreditations are invited to apply but for a successful applicant without ACPT/MM the appointment will at Band 4 until fully qualified.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh applicants are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 18th November 2018

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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

Rachel Owen 
Tel: 01685 728516