Bank Pharmacy Technician Liverpool, Liverpool £15.87-£25.00

Bank Pharmacy Technician

Location: Liverpool, Liverpool |
Salary: £15.87-£25.00 |
Posted: 20 Nov 2020 |
Closes: 25 Dec 2020 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Business Unit: Health Services |
Region / Division: UK & Ireland |
Reference: 9336

Role Responsibility:

Bank Pharmacy Technician
£15.87 per hour for Pharmacy based work, £22 per hour, Weekdays and £25.00 per hour for weekends and bank holidays (medication rounds)

HMP Altcourse


Job Spec:
If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding Pharmacy Technician role and want to develop your skills in an environment where no two days are the same then this could be the new job for you. As a Pharmacy Technician you will assist in the delivery of a high quality pharmacy service. You can expect to provide medicines management to assist in tackling identified inequalities, contributing to diagnosis of care and treatment needs. This includes providing pharmacy related information to patients and other healthcare professionals ensuring that the level of advice given is appropriate to overcome barriers of understanding.


About our Site:
G4S Health Services has been one of the leading providers to all justice health environments since 2005. Working across Secure, Custody and Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARC) across the UK, we provide primary care and forensic healthcare to a wide range of patients.


HMP Altcourse is a Category B local prison receiving sentenced and remand young offender and adult male prisoners from the courts in Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales. The prison can accommodate 1,324 prisoners in safe custody.


At HMP Altcourse we are committed to providing the highest standards of healthcare to prisoners in our care. Our healthcare team is staffed 24 hours a day and is made up of qualified Nurses and Health Care Assistants.



  • Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users
  • Subsidised healthcare plan 
  • Charity work- Match-IT and Payroll Giving
  • Employee Assistance Programme (Confidential Counselling Services, 24/7 support specialising in health and medical topics)
  • Refer A Friend Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers



The Ideal Candidate:


  • Pharmacist registered with the GPhC,
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a registered pharmacist,
  • Ability to motivate and manage staff effectively,
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills,
  • Ability to influence and negotiate,
  • Capacity to think strategically and ability to solve complex problems,
  • Experience of autonomous working, as well as team working,
  • Experience of writing policies and procedures,
  • Able to work within challenging and complex situations,
  • Passport for clearance.



  • Experience of working within an NHS managed healthcare environment-e.g. hospital, CCG,
  • Experience of managing Pharmacy staff,
  • Independent prescriber,
  • Experience of working within a secure environment,
  • Evidence of working within a ‘value for money’ service.


For further information please email: careersatg4s@uk.g4s.com


This role requires the ability to work with vulnerable people in a caring and compassionate way. A DBS check and relevant police/ prison clearance will be required to exclude any individuals with a history of behaviour which could be considered unacceptable (by G4S or the clients). Safety is of paramount importance and the post holder must ensure that safe systems of work are followed without compromise.    


Please Note:  If you are successful at the interview you will be required to attend site within 7 working days for a vetting interview.

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