Dispensary Assistant (Full Time / Temporary)

Location UK / Down

Job Type Temporary full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1422983

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Dispensary Assistant (Full Time / Temporary) based in Rathfriland

Position: Dispensary Assistant (Full Time / Temporary)

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 hard working 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 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 or be willing to complete this qualification
  • NPA Dispensary Assistants qualification or equivalent recognised qualification or be willing to complete this qualification.
  • Full UK driving licence
  • We reserve the right to amend criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.


Gordons Chemists, 16 Main Street, Rathfriland BT34 5PS.


This position is Full Time and Temporary until approximately December 2019. Working 40 hours / 5 days per week Monday to Saturday as per shop rota.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date 28th June 2019