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Pre-registration Trainee Pharmacy Technician

Band 1

Main area
Band 1
24 months fixed term
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Scunthorpe General Hospital
£3.50 per hour
28/06/2018 23:59

Together We Care, We Respect and We Deliver


Join us and help us provide this vision to a population of more than 440,000 people.  Our Trust is one the of area’s biggest employers, running hospitals in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as community services. 

The Pharmacy Department are continually moving our services forward. We are actively using skill mix and role development to enhance job content and quality at all levels of the department.

Our team of technical and non-technical staff has a high profile within the Trust and a vacancy

A vacancy has arisen for the post of Pre-registration Trainee Pharmacy Technician at Scunthorpe General Hospital. Please note this is a bursary post.

This is a full time two year work experience training placement, which will provide the skills and knowledge to qualify and register as a Pharmacy Technician. The successful candidate will perform a range of activities working in various sections of the department including working in various areas within the Pharmacy Department i.e. Pharmacy Stores, Dispensary and training with the ward based teams.

The applicants MUST have 5 x GCSE’s at level C or above to include Maths, English Language, 2 x Sciences (individual or Dual science is acceptable) plus 1 x Other

You should be committed, flexible and able to work in a busy and demanding working environment whilst undertaking and completing your qualification at the same time.

The successful candidate will be required to work flexibly in supporting the Trust’s directive of 7 day working, participating in rotas and / or shift working as necessary including weekend and bank holiday working.



Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Maureen Blackburn, Principal Pharmacy Technician on 03033 302883 or email

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment & Workforce Team
ESR Bureau
Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital
Scartho Road
DN31 2QQ
03033 306519