Ixworth Pharmacy – Bury St Edmunds

Role Information

Contact Name
Rita Okeke

East of England

Peddars Close 
Thetford Road
Bury St Edmunds 
IP31 2HD

Placement Type
Dispensing Assistant

Job Title
NVQ2 Dispensing Assistant

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to work at Ixworth Pharmacy/Dispensary in Bury St Edmunds. Ixworth Pharmacy, based in Suffolk, is a modern and progressive business, based within a general practice. By working so closely within a multi-disciplinary team we are able to provide an enhanced and holistic level of care. We are a busy pharmacy, supported by a great team and optimised by our very own dispensing robot. Our forward way of thinking and the ability to work alongside other healthcare professionals daily allows us to provide an efficient and comprehensive pharmacy service to our patients.

The role aims to maintain a high standard of customer service for our patients, using excellent communication and team building skills.
The successful candidate will be expected to be a motivated team member in the Practice with flexibility and enthusiasm to bring to this exciting opportunity.
The role is full-time Monday – Friday (option for reduced hours/job share is available)

Essential Criteria;
– NVQ Level 2 or equivalent (e.g. Dispensary Assistants Course)
– Medicines Counter Assistant Qualification (If missing, we will support your training to complete this)
– Proven customer service skills
– Able to deal with confidential information and follow set processes
– Team player
– Strong communication skills
– Committed to self-development
– Attention to detail
– Strong numeracy and literacy skills
– On offer will be excellent on-going training and development

To apply for this position and if you have any queries please send your CV and covering letter to rita.okeke@nhs.net

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

NVQ2 Dispensing Assistant required. Application closing date: 31.07.2017

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: rita.okeke@nhs.net