Dispensary Assistant (Full Time / Permanent), Gordons Chemists, Edinburgh

Job reference:

Pharmacy Name: Gordons Chemists

Duties Include:

  • Assist in preparation of prescriptions and delivery of professional services
  • Assist Pharmacist in providing an efficient, accurate and safe dispensing service in store, ensuring patient confidentiality
  • Assist Pharmacist with other dispensary related tasks e.g. orders, date checks, receiving prescriptions etc.
  • Assist on the medicines counter when required
  • Delivery and collection of prescriptions when required
  • Stock maintenance
  • Retail duties
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Maintain professional standards of dress and grooming
  • General Housekeeping
  • Other duties as required

Essential Requirements:

  • Have an interest in Pharmacy and Dispensing
  • Be hardworking and enthusiastic
  • Demonstrate exceptional customer service
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Flexible to work in local Gordons Chemist branches
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

Desirable Requirements:

  • Previous relevant dispensary experience
  • Good understanding of professional services
  • Previous relevant experience in a similar environment
  • NPA Interact qualification or equivalent recognised qualification
  • NPA Dispensary Assistants qualification or equivalent recognised qualification or be willing to complete this qualification
  • Full, UK driving license and have own vehicle

We reserve the right to amend criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.

Location: Gordons Chemists, 1 Gracemount Drive, Midlothian, Edinburgh EH16 6RR

To Apply: Application forms and further information can be obtained in store or from the careers section of our website: www.gordonsdirect.com

Duration: This position is Full Time and Permanent, working 37.5 hours / 5 days per week as per shop rota.