ACT Pharmacy Technician - NHS Hospital South London!

Posted 25 June 2024
Salary £15 - 20 per hour
Discipline Pharmacists
Contact NameOlivia Hanson Smith

Job description

ACT Pharmacy Technician - NHS Hospital - South London


Hunter Gatherer AHP have a vacancy for an ACT Pharmacy Technician to join an NHS Hospital in South London.

This post is on an ongoing basis, and can cater to 3/4/5 days per week. No previous hospital experience is required, the trust are happy to provide full NHS training!

Please note: An Accredited Checking qualification must be obtained, in order to be considered for this position.


Candidates must be on the GPhC register as a qualified Pharmacy Technician.



  • Carry out final checking of dispensed items whilst adhering to the companies standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Answer queries on the supply and availability of medicines as well as answering queries of a routine pharmaceutical nature and know when it is appropriate to refer a patient to the Responsible Pharmacist.
  • Liaising with other healthcare professionals to assist in the continuity of patient care across primary and secondary care. Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of medicines and minor ailments by reading journals, product information and training resources.
  • Selecting, labelling and dispensing pharmaceutical products in accordance with a prescription (whilst following company SOP’s) and complying with all legal requirements as appropriate when not providing accuracy checking and ensure safe and correct transfer of dispensed items to patients.
  • To answer queries on the supply and availability of medicines (within competence) and to be able to select and recommend suitable products and provide advice on their correct use.
  • To identify medicine related problems or queries and bring these to the attention of the pharmacist.


- Locum Pharmacy Technician

- NHS Hospital South London

- £15 - £20 per hour depending on experience

- Ongoing contract with 2 week notice period

- Flexible leave + indemnity insurance covered

- 3/4/5 days per week

- 9am to 5pm working hours 

- Weekly payments

- ASAP Start: July 2024



If interested in this fantastic opportunity, please call Olivia on 0203 475 4858 or simply email

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme – we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)

Why work with Hunter?

Join the community: be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs and represent you professionally.
Quick & simple online registration
A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
Access to the very best requirements nationwide.
As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.
Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.
Customer service, it’s a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about