Town
Blackburn
County
Lancashire
Department
Pharmacy
Advertising Salary
£10 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Contract Basis
Full Time

About The Role

A Special thank you
 
Before we start to find out if we’re a good fit, we just wanted to say thank you. Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, those working in Healthcare across the UK stood up to the plate and helped to protect the country and for that, we will always be grateful.
 
About the Role
 
As a Pharmacy Technician in one of our community or supermarket stores your main responsibility will be to accurately, efficiently and safely provide pharmacy services under the supervision of the Pharmacist. These services will include dispensing medicines and advice to customers in line with procedures and protocol, ensuring all prescriptions are endorsed, counted and filed accurately and dispensing items and controlled drugs under the supervision of the Responsible Pharmacist as appropriate.
 
Why LloydsPharmacy?
 
There’s a lot to discover at LloydsPharmacy. We have a wide range of exciting opportunities within off-site hubs, but also in pharmacy settings, hospitals, care homes, mental health facilities and prisons. 

We don’t believe in standing still, which is why we are investing in our future. We have enhanced our IT capabilities, implemented a new pharmacy dispensing system and developed a number of HR tools to make your life easier. You’ll have access to training and development programmes at all stages of your career through one of our many pathways. Thereafter you will be supported to develop a career, either on one of our pharmacies or within the wider Lloyd’s Pharmacy network, the opportunities are endless. In addition, we offer:

25 days Holiday (plus Bank Holiday entitlement)
Up to 50% staff discount at LloydsPharmacy in store and online!
Our Care Rewards – Cash back offers on high street retailers
Full support from our employee assistance programme including a health and wellbeing app
Company Pension

About You

This is an enjoyable and highly responsible role for a candidate with excellent attention to detail, the ability to work quickly and accurately at all times and the ability to build rapport with both colleagues and patients. We are looking for positive and approachable people who proactively engages with customers in conversation to understand their needs and offers relevant professional services and products. The successful candidate must hold a valid NVQ3 dispensing, HCA or equivalent qualification and be registered with the GPhC. 

Natural progression from this role would be into an Accredited Checking Technician, Pharmacy Supervisor, or Support Centre role, alternatively look to continue working as a Pharmacy Technician within a different pharmacy environment such as business to business contracts, a larger volume store or become a skin or pain advisor within one of our EPN stores. Progression opportunities will require mobility and flexibility to travel within the LloydsPharmacy network.

About Us

LloydsPharmacy is a household name, part of the wider McKesson UK family, with over 1,400 stores nationwide; accessibly located within local communities, health centres and online. Working as a key partner to the NHS, we dispense more than 150 million prescription items per year supported by over 19,000 colleagues. 
 
We are defined by our ICARE values, and ILEAD behaviours. These guide our decision making and help to make sure we stay focussed on what really matters.  Together, ICARE and ILEAD build our shared value system and are the key pillars of McKesson’s culture.

At McKesson UK, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we encourage it for the benefit of our colleagues, our services, and our communities. You’ll have access to our diversity networks, inclusion groups and feel supported and comfortable in yourself at all times. 

We want you to bring your whole self to work- so, wherever possible, we will look to accommodate a flexible approach to your hours and location as well as job share opportunities, to ensure that our roles work not only to support our patients lives, but yours too. 

McKesson UK prides itself on being an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity & inclusion, taking a person-centred approach to our interview process that is fair and free from both discrimination and bias. If you have any reasonable adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with our recruitment teams.

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