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Dispensary Assistant

Posted 6 days ago

First Choice is welcoming applications for a Permanent Dispensary Assistant for our independent family run pharmacy based in Ballymena. This role will be part time with potential for full time hours. Immediate start available for the right candidate with relevant checks in place. Pay rate is £9.00 per hour.

The client we are recruiting on behalf of is based in Ballymena in a family run pharmacy. Suitable candidate will be supporting pharmacists and involved in customer service with public. This job would be particularly suitable for applicants that have pharmacy or similar experience. Hours will be two long days and 1 half shift, with one Saturday shift in the month.

Job Duties

  •  Assist in the preparation of all aspects of dispensing
  •  Assist with stock control, ordering and re-stocking of the dispensary
  •  Appropriateness of requests for medication
  •  Dealing with queries from client’s regarding their prescriptions
  •  Assist pharmacist with daily tasks
  •  Telephone duties
  •  Customer service
  • Essential Criteria

  •  Maths and English GCSE certificate
  •  Computer literate
  •  A capability to complete paperwork and update notes accordingly
  •  Able to understand law and guidelines on medicines
  •  To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses
  •  Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check
  • Desired Criteria

  •  Previous pharmacy experience
  •  Able to pay attention to detail
  •  Able to carry out instructions given
  •  To have an interest in people’s health
  •  Able to explain clearly to members of the public
  • More Information

    What We Will Offer You:

    • £9.00
    • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
    • Inclusion into company pension scheme
    • Ongoing Training Courses
    • Excellent experience if you are working towards your degree
    • Uniform provided

    The Nitty Gritty:

    • Hours of work are 9.00am – 6.00pm, one Saturday of month required
    • Closing date of advertisement 21.11.20 @ 5pm
    • Start Date for role is as soon as all relevant checks are in place

    The Next Steps, How To Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

    • Contact Ellen on 02825 648477
    • Simply click the apply button

    Dispensary Assistant

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