Dispensary Assistant with Sales Assistant duties, Gordons Chemists, Helensburgh

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
  • Stock maintenance
  • Retail duties
  • Providing knowledge / up to date advice on our product ranges, promotions and special offers
  • Accuracy in the operation of till transactions and cash handling
  • 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 hard working and enthusiastic
  • Demonstrate exceptional customer service & communication skills
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
  • Flexibility to work as and when required
  • Flexible to work in local Gordons Chemist branches
  • Eligibility to work in UK

Desirable Requirements: 

  • 1 years relevant dispensary experience
  • Previous relevant experience in a similar environment
  • 6 Months experience demonstrating exceptional customer facing skills
  • Good understanding of professional services
  • NPA Interact qualification or equivalent recognised qualification and/or
  • NPA Dispensary Assistants qualification or equivalent recognised qualification or be willing to complete this qualification.

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

Location: Gordons Chemists, 52A Sinclair Street, Helensburgh G84 8TQ


This position is Full Time and Permanent, working 40 hours / 5 days per week Monday to Saturday as per shop rota.

Closing Date: Friday 7th February 2020

Complete the application form and send to hr@gordons-chemists.com