Dispensing Assistant - Trainee Considered

The Old Surgery, Bevan Way, Sheffield, S35 1RN
14 Feb 2018
01 Mar 2018
Pharmacy sector
Specialist area
Public health

We are currently looking for a Trainee Dispensing Assistant in our Bevan Way branch, working 27.5 hours per week. Reporting to the Pharmacist Manager. Your overall responsibility will be to participate in the whole dispensing process.


The branch address is: The Old Surgery, Bevan Way, Sheffield, S35 1RN


The working pattern will be:

Week 1 - Tuesday 2pm - 6pm

Wednesday 8.45am - 6pm (one hour unpaid break)

Thursday 10am - 6pm (one hour unpaid break) 

Friday 8.45am - 6pm (one hour unpaid break

Week 2 - Tuesday 2pm - 6pm

Wednesday 8.45am - 6pm (one hour unpaid break)

Thursday 2pm - 6pm

Friday 8.45am - 6pm (one hour unpaid break)

Saturday 9am - 12pm


The role will also involve establishing and developing long term relationships with customers ensuring to always deliver courteous and effective customer service. You will be required to assist in the delivery of all commercial pharmacy services where appropriate, including blood pressure measuring and weight management.


In this role you will be required to complete administrative records, and ensure that these records are adequately maintained. You will effectively manage pharmaceutical stock and equipment, including the administration of receiving, storing, maintaining and issuing. You may be required to deliver healthcare advice and signpost where necessary.


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 GCSE's Grade C or above or accredited equivalent. Also experience of working in a customer focused environment.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy when sufficient applications are received.


Previous applicants need not apply.

Please note if you are progressed to interview stage you will be invited to a Competency interview accompanied by a 30 minute working interview.


The closing date for all applications is 01/03/2018

The PHOENIX Group will not be processing applications of applicants who are family members, or have any personal relationship with a current employee working in the same department as the position being advertised.

Direct Applications only- Strictly no Recruitment Agencies.