Accuracy Checking Technician - Pontefract

Healthcare at Home
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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 dispensingRecord any near-misses or dispensing errorsTo ensure medications are stored correctly to limit wasteEnsure medication is managed in compliance with HaH and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain processesWhat 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 ability 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 includingContributory Pension SchemeProvide Private Healthcare Cover after two years’ serviceDeath in ServiceAnnual Holiday – 25 days plus 8 days bank holidayChildcare VouchersOnline benefits PortalBike to Work SchemeCompany 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