Temporary Pharmacist Manager, Davidsons Chemists, Garelochhead

Job reference:

Pharmacy Name: Davidsons Chemists
Contact Name: Karen Gordon

Davidsons Chemists is Scotland’s largest independent pharmacy chain, founded in 1897. Our thirty-seven pharmacies deliver a friendly, trusted, award-winning service in branches that are at the heart of local communities across Scotland.

We are looking for a proactive temporary full-time Pharmacy Manager with the ability to lead, develop and support our Garelochhead team in providing exceptional customer service to all our patients and customers. We require someone that is commercially aware and passionate in providing excellent patient centred pharmaceutical care. This position is a maternity position starting immediately where possible for approximately 6 months.

It goes without saying that our Pharmacists ensure we deliver all the services of the pharmacy contract to benefit our patients to the highest of professional standards. With Davidsons, its more than just dispensing medicines, it’s looking after patients by listening to them and giving them expert advice. We believe in giving our Pharmacy Managers the responsibility and flexibility to manage their pharmacies and continue to support our teams with investment and development of support staff to allow you to do so. In addition, we have a small, supportive Head Office and Operations team who can provide support when required. 

As a pharmacist with the Davidsons Chemists team, you will:

  • Have a strong commitment to continual personal and professional development
  • Be able to build and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and patients alike
  • Understand the key drivers for profitability in a community-based pharmacy
  • Have commitment to investing in training and developing your team
  • Have a focus on the governance of service delivered under your management

As a Pharmacist the benefits you will receive are:

  • Competitive salary
  • Staff discount
  • GPhC fees reimbursed
  • Work place pension scheme
  • 5 weeks annual leave entitlement and 9 public holidays (pro rata)
  • Benefit schemes

To join our friendly team and focus on giving outstanding patient care to the local community of Scone, please submit your CV to:


Karen Gordon (Superintendent Pharmacist and Operations Director)

Davidsons Chemists, 21-44 Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie, PH10 6AT

Email: karen.gordon@wdavidson.co.uk