Pharmacy Technician (permanent)

Annual Salary:                                              
Closing Date:
Interview Date:
Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week
To £27,200 dependent on experience (specifically management) & qualifications
Midday, Wednesday 18th November 2020*
Friday 27th November 2020

*We reserve the right to close early if sufficient applications are received.

Applications from Graduates welcome.


We are currently looking for a hardworking, reliable person with excellent attention to detail skills to join our innovative forward thinking team at Frome Medical Centre.


Essential qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Registered Pharmacy Technician with GPhC or willingness to work towards this qualification
  • Knowledge of medicines management, including relevant legislation or policies (candidates who do not have this but show a strong commitment to developing this maybe considered)
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Ability to work well in a busy environment

Responsibilities will include:

  • To play an active role ensuring regular medication audits are carried out and that key performance indicators for the team are actively monitored, reviewed and achieved
  • To ensure dose optimisation on medicines and to oversee the team work for medication switches and synchronisation to ensure safe and effective prescribing
  • To provide advice to GPs, staff and patients in changes to prescribing in order to support improvement of prescribing safety, quality and cost effectiveness
  • To respond to medication queries from patients and staff in a professional manner referring to appropriate clinician as appropriate and ensure this ethos is present throughout the team


  • NHS pension available
  • NHS and local discount scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free parking
  • Work events and training

Further details:

You can see the full job description here. 

You can find out more about working at Frome Medical Practice here. You can also view our video about working with us here.

For further information please contact the HR Team on 01373 468102.



Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18th November 2020  (midday) 

Interview date: Friday 27th November


Alternatively, you can mail your application to:

Human Resources, Frome Medical Practice, Enos Way, Frome, Somerset BA11 2FH