Cwmfelin Pharmacy – Cwmfelinfach

Archived on 14 July 2018 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Hetal Panchmatia


52 Maindee Road
NP11 7HR

Placement Type

Job Title
Pharmacist Manager

Job Description

A new job vacancy has become available for a Pharmacy Manager at Cwmfelin Pharmacy a traditional family-owned pharmacy in the Cwmfelinfach area just outside Newport and Cardiff (commutable from Bristol and other areas within Wales).

NB: We are also looking for a Pharmacy Manager for Tynewydd Pharmacy, located in Treherbert on the outskirts of Treorchy. If you are interested in this role and wish to find out more, please mention when contacting us with the subject line REF:TYNPMCND.

**Pharmacy Manager Job Application closing date for Cwmfelin Pharmacy – 10th July 2018**

Cwmfelin Pharmacy is the heart of the local village community, providing a much-needed service to the surrounding villages offering, repeat prescription service, delivery, with a wide range of over the counter medication, cosmetics, pet medication and unique gift items within our local shop.

We are currently looking for a qualified Pharmacist to become a Pharmacy Manager on a permanent basis, to manage the Pharmacy from 9.00am- 5.30pm – 4 days a week, half day Thursdays (as pharmacy is only open 9-1 on Thursday mornings) and to work Saturday morning’s from 9am – 12.00pm at a different branch (negotiable).

As a Pharmacy Manager, your role is to put patient service first by providing a personal approach with attention to detail. You will have experience of working in a community pharmacy, leading a team and be responsible for great customer service and delivering results.

As part of your contract, you will not be required to look after the paperwork, that will all be covered so you can focus on the role of Pharmacy Manager.

You will dispense items, conduct additional services such as MURs, NMS, Smoking cessation, local enhanced services and be responsible for profit & loss, delivering pharmacy key performance indicators and understand NHS Pharmacy funding and how to maximise profit through achievement of targets.

There is a good OTC section, although not that busy during winter months. Our current staff are very experienced and you will have enough support to be able to fulfill and manage the duties required to operate the Pharmacy all staff are OTC and dispensing assistant qualified.

You will need to be great with people and an excellent communicator, you will have experience of improving sales, inspiring teams to succeed and providing high performing pharmacy services to the local community. Our customers are the most important thing to our business and we pride ourselves on building great relationships with people from our local community, therefore it is important that you have a passion for excellent customer service.

As a Qualified Pharmacy Manager you will:

Have full Pharmacist qualifications (newly qualified considered)
Be managing a pharmacy day-to-day operation
Have very good clinical skills
Challenge the Status Quo of the current setup to make improvements
Be part of a hard-working and compact team.
Have excellent relationship building skills to be involved in developing relationships with healthcare organisations and patients
Oversee the day to day operation of the Pharmacy and adopt new procedures
Drive relationships with the surgery
Improve service delivery to keep away the competition
Maintain safe operation and clean appearance by complying with organisation operational policies, procedures, and standards
Deal with staff performance
Increase profitability of the pharmacy
Possess excellent personal skills, qualifications & attitude

Be a good communicator, you must be able to listen carefully to what patients say, as well as explain complex and sometimes sensitive information to the public and other healthcare professionals.
Work with others in a multi-disciplinary team as well as lead others in a team

Be accurate and meticulous
Have a methodical approach to work
Have an understanding of business principles
Have a professional and confident manner
Inspire the trust of others
Take on a high level of responsibility.

The Job role would suit:

Experienced Pharmacist/Pharmacy Managers & recently qualified Pharmacists
People looking to relocate to Wales (close proximity to Cardiff & Newport)
Individuals with a full clean UK driving license
Someone looking to work in a rural location with community heart and spirit

What You Can Expect In Return:

A highly-competitive salary
Staff discount
Holiday and sickness cover
If you would like to know more about this position you can call Hetal on 07736 381 760 or to apply for this position please email your CV and cover letter with subject line REF: CWMPMCND.

NB: We are also looking for a Pharmacy Manager for Tynewydd Pharmacy, located in Treherbert on the outskirts of Treorchy. If you are interested in this role and wish to find out more, please mention when contacting us with the subject line REF:TYNPMCND.

Employee Benefits

AS ABOVE- Competitive Salary, bonuses, pension, holidays paid for

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

Pharmacy Manager required. Application closing date 14/07/2018.

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