J Morris Pharmacy – Wigan

Archived on 28 April 2019 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Joseph Lam

North West

109 Wigan Road Ashton In Makerfield

Placement Type
Pharmacy Dispensers, Dispensing Assistant

Job Title
Dispenser/Pharmacy Assistant

Job Description

The company is seeking a permanent part time dispenser/assistant working for 23 hours per week. Salary is negotiable based on personal qualifications and relevant work experience. Candidates with dispensary assistant (NVQ2), medicine counter assistant (MCA) certification and/or other relevant experience are highly regarded. Suitable candidates with non-pharmacy background will be given training.
Working Hours = 23 hours
Tues : 9am to 2pm
Wed : 9am to 6.30pm
Thurs: 9am to 1.30pm
Fri: 1.30pm to 6.30pm
Duties required for Pharmacy Dispenser/Assistant include:
• Providing an efficient and effective over-the-counter service
• Providing healthcare and medical information to customers and patients
• Taking in and handling prescriptions ( checking, labelling and dispensing prescriptions etc.)
• Collecting prescriptions from surgeries & delivering prescriptions to patients (as required)
• Stock Maintance: Ordering and filling up stocks on a regular basis
• Maintaining the cleanliness and tidiness of the pharmacy
• Committing to ongoing pharmacy education and training
• Working on Saturday (1 in 5 rota – 8.30 to 1pm) depending on staff level
Required skill
• GCSE or equivalent qualifications: Grade A to C including English and Maths
• Show initiatives and be self motivated to work well with our friendly team
• Good communication skill and be able to multi-task in a busy environment
• Good written and verbal English language skills required
• Attention to detail is an essential attribute
• Willingly to work overtime covering sickness and holidays
• Clean full UK or EU driving licence

Interview will be arranged for suitable candidates only
Please post your CV to the following address or bring it to the pharmacy:
To: Mr Lam
J. Morris Pharmacy, 109 Wigan Road, Ashton in Makerfield, Wigan. UK WN4 9BH

Employee Benefits

4 weeks annual leave plus pubic holidays
Company Pension

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

Dispenser/Pharmacy Assistant required. Application closing date 28/04/2019.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: jmorrispharmacy@aah-n3.co.uk