Pharmacy ACT (Accuracy Checking Technician)

11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
From £25,000 - £28,000 per annum depending upon experience, Contributory Pension, FREE on-site parking & company purchase scheme

ACT (Accuracy Checking Technician) - Full time, permanent

Leeds, Yorkshire (LS14) and merged in July 2016 and became the UK's undisputed pure play online pharmacy.

As the UK’s first online and mail order pharmacy, we deliver healthcare products and services directly to patients. Increasing demand for our services around the UK is resulting in an ever-increasing number of customers. Changes in the health agenda mean it is destined to play an even greater role in the delivery of healthcare services. This follows the opening of a brand new £3.5m dispensing hub in Leeds – the first of its kind in the UK.

This role will be dedicated to the brand which is the UK's largest NHS contracted pharmacy.

We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking individuals to join our team and have fun along the way!

To be considered for this position it is essential that you have gained an NVQ Level 3 Dispensing Technician, plus ACT qualification and are registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council. You must also have a consistent and friendly approach whilst promoting a professional image. Additionally, as an Accuracy Checking Technician you must have the ability to work on your own initiative.

Key Responsibilities:

To act as an accredited final checker for dispensed items and ensure daily dispatch performance targets are achieved.Ensure all prescriptions received are dispensed and performance targets are metComply fully with P2U dispensary operations procedures and meet internal targets for dispensary quality and accuracy.Ensure all dispensary prescriptions are filed and material requirements are metEnsure good stock control within the pharmacy.Adhere to all legal, ethical, professional and company requirements.Ensure appropriate quality controls are in place and communicate to pharmacy teams.Participate in Continuing Professional Development (CPD).To remain professional with both internal and external telephone enquiriesEnsuring the workplace remains fun, relaxed and friendly.Skills:

NVQ level 3 and ACT or equivalentExcellent communication skillsBe able to work well as part of a teamProfessional and flexibleDriven and positiveDisplay high levels of accuracy.However, more importantly, we are looking for people that can demonstrate a consistent and professional approach to our customers. We are looking for a candidate that is a team player and has the ability to work with their own initiative.

If this sound like you and you want to be part of a fresh, exciting challenge in a business that is really going places then do get in touch.

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