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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/01/2020.

Band 4 Rotational Technician - Pharmacy Production Services

Job Reference: 391-6645-M-JC

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead
£25,489 - £28,513 per annum inclusive of HCAS

Our mission is to deliver world class care and expertise in our clinical services, underpinned by world class teaching and research and we will continue to measure our progress against our five governing objectives: excellent outcomes, excellent patient and staff experience, excellent value for taxpayers’ money, being safe and meeting our external duties, and building a strong organisation.

As part of the application process you will be asked to answer number of questions regarding World Class Care Values. In order to watch a video with the values, please visit our trust's website.

Are you a dynamic individual who is driven, innovative and motivated?

If so then you should consider furthering your career within the Technical Services team at the Royal Free Hospitals. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced Technician to join our team of Assistants, Pharmacy Technicians, Production Technicians and Pharmacists.

Following a £2.8M refurbishment of our licensed facilities and expansion of our services an opportunity has arisen to develop yourself as a Production / Pharmacy Technician. You will be rotated through Chemotherapy, CIVAS, Non-Sterile, and Sterile batch manufacture giving you a wealth of experience with a wide range of products. The services include single bespoke products, right through to larger scale batch production.

This will give you an opportunity to work with an experienced team manufacturing high quality products supported by our in-house R&D and Quality Assurance teams.

The successful candidate is required to be able to demonstrate the Trust values, the responsibilities of the job description and person specification.

If you think that this role is for you then please feel free to get in touch with us using the details below.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Kate Preston (Training Manager Technical Services) on 020 3758 2000 ext 31365 email:


Jon Beckett (Chief Technician) on 020 3758 2000 ext 36459 email:

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Communication will be via our 3rd party e-recruitment system.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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