Accuracy Checking Technician
Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England
A new opportunity has arisen for a Accuracy Checking Technician to join our Dispensary operation in our Featherstone Dispensary. We are looking for someone who will provide accurate final checking and technical assistance in the registered pharmacies of Healthcare at Home Ltd and make a positive contribution to the dispensary function.
At the core of our values is our commitment to improve patient experience and outcomes and this role is no different. Is this opportunity to make a difference?
Healthcare at Home ... a little about us...
Our vision is simple, to deliver inspirational healthcare in the home for millions worldwide. Working alongside healthcare providers and pharmaceutical companies we develop innovative solutions that meet patients' needs to have quality clinical care in their homes. Every member of our team from specialist nurses to drivers has the same patient focus and is dedicated to delivering the best possible care.
After all, don't we all feel better at home?
What does a Accuracy Checking Technician do at Healthcare at Home?
* Carry out final check of all products ready for dispensing
* Record any near-misses or dispensing errors
* To ensure medications are stored correctly to limit waste
* Ensure medication is managed in compliance with HaH and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain processes
For a full job description please click on the following link: Accuracy Checking Technician (ACT)-Supply Chain
What skills, qualifications and qualities do I need to be successful?
From your experience in a dispensing or technician role, you will be meticulous and have a thorough approach to work with an excellent eye for detail. You will have an appropriate pharmaceutical qualification such as an NVQ level 3 or equivalent and hold an Accuracy Checking qualification. We would like someone with an awareness of any future developments in Pharmacy and the a bility to question working practices and to develop more efficient practices
As you will be working as part of a team, you will be adaptable and have well-developed communication skills, in order to build important relationships. You will be systematic, have a good eye for detail and accuracy, and will have proven technical experience in a community or hospital pharmacy.
Why work at Healthcare at home ... the benefits
We are an inspiring business that has exciting times ahead and a clear vision to take us forward. We know people are fundamental to our success and we are focused on helping people to develop their careers. We have a strong culture of continual training and development from the moment you start through our induction to ongoing professional development throughout your careers.
We offer a robust and flexible reward packaging including
* Contributory Pension Scheme
Provide Private Healthcare Cover after two years' service
Death in Service
Annual Holiday - 25 days plus 8 days bank holiday
Mobile Phone and Laptop
Online benefits Portal
Company bonus scheme (where applicable)
Healthcare at Home are an equal opportunities employer
Healthcare at Home reserve the right to close vacancies earlier than the advertised closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received
- £ 26141 - 26141 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 16 Jun 2017
Closes 14 Jul 2017
This job was posted to: Pharmacy dispenser, Pharmacy technician