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Band 6
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Cwm Taf University Health Board
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Royal Glamorgan Hospital / Kier Hardy Health Park
Llantrisant / Merthyr Tydfil
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum
27/06/2018 23:59
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Senior Pharmacy Technician Primary Care

Band 6

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for more than one experienced pharmacy technician to join the primary care medicines management team at Cwm Taf.

The successful candidates will join an established team of primary care pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in Cwm Taf.

These exciting new posts will help lead and develop primary care pharmacy technician medicines management services across the health board and help deliver safe, cost –effective medicines optimisation services.

In addition to helping the health board deliver cost savings and improving medicines safety the postholder will work with the primary care team leaders and contribute to the training and development of other primary care technicians and help with the training and development of diploma and pre-registration pharmacists.

The primary care medicines management team is both ambitious and motivated, focusing our work around the best interests of patients and continually improving the services we offer. We have a strong reputation for supporting professional development.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply

Closing Date:   27th June 2018



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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Brian Hawkins

01443 443443 ext 4445