Pharmacy Technician – Military Locum – Lichfield

CRG Defence require a professional and experienced Pharmacy Technician in the Lichfield area.

What you’ll be doing/responsible for:

  • The safe and accurate dispensing of all medicines and medicinal products as prescribed by authorised prescribers within the medical and dental centre in accordance with UK legislation, manufacturers’ recommendations and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Providing advice on pharmacy and prescribing issues within the scope of own competence.
  • Effective day to day management of the dispensary.
  • Providing pharmaceutical advice/counselling to patients.
  • Maintaining all statutory records, logs and registers.
  • Ensuring active stock control measures and storage are in place to maintain adequate stock levels to meet the needs of the Practice while minimising wastage.
  • What CRG Defence can offer you?

  • Earn up to £200 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme**
  • Support with Revalidation
  • Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
  • £50 signing up bonus if you have previous MoD experience
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation*
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free mandatory training
  • *Terms and conditions apply

    What you will need:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK.
  • Must have NVQ Level 3 in Pharmacy Services or equivalent.
  • Must be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).
  • Must have two years post qualification experience in dispensing.
  • Must be conversant with Egton Management Information System (EMIS) or similar IT system.
  • Must have previous experience of dispensing in Primary Care.
  • About CRG Defence:

    CRG Defence supplies the MoD with personnel, both in the UK and overseas. It covers 67 grades of healthcare professionals, including Nurses, GPs and Doctors, AHPs, HSS staff and Social Workers. The majority of the CRG registered staff have Military Medical Centre experience and are DMICP (Defence Medical Information Capability Programme) literate. This makes CRG Defence one of the largest locum agencies supplying all grades of health and dental staff to the Armed Forces (RAF, Army and Navy).

    To apply:

    Please email your CV to us at or call 02380 987 619. You can also apply online on our website, Not the job for you? We have various temporary and permanent CRG Defence roles across the country. Visit our website to find a job to suit you.

    **Terms and conditions apply, see for more details.

    CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability. This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.