Pharmacy Technician Opportunity at NHS Jobs – Apply now

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Job Details

Posting Date: 03 June 2024
Salary: £25,908.00 to £32,934.00 per year
Hours: Full-time
Closing Date: 01 July 2024
Location: Saltburn-by-the-Sea, TS12 2TG
Company: NHS Jobs
Job Type: Permanent
Job Reference: A5736-24-0005

Role Summary

East Cleveland PCN Ltd is seeking a dedicated Pharmacy Technician to join our multi-disciplinary team. The successful candidate will play an essential role in enhancing clinically and cost-effective prescribing across our network population. This role is crucial in improving patient outcomes and alleviating service and financial pressures within the PCN.

Key Responsibilities

  • Clinical Medication Reviews: Manage care for patients with chronic diseases, conducting medication reviews to aid in the proactive management of complex polypharmacy cases. This includes elderly individuals in care homes, patients with multiple co-morbidities, and those with learning disabilities and autism.
  • Medicines Optimisation: Support person-centred medicines optimisation, standardising care approaches across the PCN, and fostering relationships with specialist and community pharmacists.
  • Prescription Support: Provide day-to-day assistance to practices regarding prescription and medication queries. Manage the repeat prescription system, handle acute prescription requests, and perform medicines reconciliation during care transitions.
  • Education and Progression: Engage in the CPPE Primary Care Pharmacy Education Pathway, enhancing knowledge and skills in patient-facing, person-centred, and integrated care.

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate will have a background in pharmacy with experience in clinical settings. They should demonstrate strong organisational skills, excellent communication abilities, and a commitment to patient-centred care.


This position offers a competitive salary ranging from £25,908.00 to £32,934.00 per year. The role provides a unique opportunity for career development through supported progression in the CPPE Primary Care Pharmacy Education Pathway.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should apply by 01 July 2024. For further details and to submit your application, please refer to the job reference A5736-24-0005 on the NHS Jobs website.

Join East Cleveland PCN Ltd and contribute to making a significant impact on patient care and system-wide medicines optimisation. Apply today to embark on this rewarding career journey.

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