ACT Technician - Band 6

Posted 28 September 2023
Salary £23 - £25 per hour
LocationLiverpool
Job type Temporary
Discipline Pharmacy technicianPharmacy Jobs
Reference49925-8
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

The Pharmacy team at Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 6 ACT Technician in Liverpool. The successful Pharmacist will be working full-time hours across Monday to Friday. We are looking for a ward-based pharmacist with previous experience.

Position: ACT Technician 
Banding: 6
Location: Liverpool
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Duration: Ongoing contract

Typical duties include:
  • Dispensing medications as prescribed by doctors and other medical professionals
  • Reviewing prescriptions to ensure accuracy and to evaluate their suitability for the patient
  • Providing information and advice about drugs, their side effects, correct dosage and proper storage
  • Providing other health advice, such as guidance on stopping smoking
  • Keeping records such as pharmacy files, patient profiles, charge system files, inventories, and registries of poisons, narcotics or controlled drugs

Essential skills:

  • GPHC Registered
  • Clinical Experience 
  • Relevent UK experience

Note :  We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.


Why work with Maxxima?

The minute you register with us we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the greatest placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.

We always act in your best interests, talking with you and listening to you. You're an individual. A professional; not a resource.

Reasonable adjustments

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Refer a friend

We know you'll love working with us, and so would your friends. So why not introduce us and earn some extra cash in the process?

The way it works is simple: if you introduce candidates who are not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.


We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.