Pharmacy Technician/Dispensing Assistant - Stafford

161 Marston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 3BS
12 Jun 2018
12 Jul 2018
Pharmacy sector
Specialist area
Public health

We are currently looking for a Pharmacy Technician/Dispensing Assistant in our Stafford branch, working 23 per week. Reporting to the Pharmacist Manager. Your overall responsibility will be to participate in the whole dispensing process.


Proposed working pattern will be:

Monday: 13.00 - 18.00

Tuesday: 14.00 - 18.00

Wednesday: 14.00 - 18.00

Thursday: 13.00 - 18.00

Friday: 13.00 - 18.00


The role will also involve establishing and developing long term relationships with customers and healthcare professionals, 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. You will be expected to assist in the sale of medicines and other merchandise when required.


In order to be successful, you must be registered with the GPhC and be able to provide a membership number upon request. You must have an NVQ3 in Pharmacy Services or accredited equivalent qualification and also experience of working in a customer focused environment.


Have a level 2 certificate in dispensing and be willing to be enrolled onto an MCA course on commencement of employment.

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 {Expiry Date}

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.