Medicare Pharmacy Group – Belfast

Archived on 17 July 2018 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Cherith Biggerstaff

Northern Ireland

Medicare Pharmacy Group
44 Montgomery Road
Northern Ireland

Placement Type
Pharmacist, Locum Pharmacist

Job Title
Relief Pharmacist Greater Belfast Area

Job Description

Job Title:    Relief  Pharmacist
Location:    Various Medicare Pharmacies throughout East Belfast and County Down
Reporting to:   Pharmacy Manager
Contract Type:     Permanent
Hours of Work:   Monday-Saturday (40 hours as per rota) including late nights and occasional Sundays

About Medicare:
MediCare is a modern and progressive local pharmacy group.  Starting out with one pharmacy in Belfast in 1987, MediCare has grown through acquisition and is now operating 53 pharmacies and 3 health & beauty stores across Northern Ireland.  We currently employ over 700 staff including 100 pharmacists.

Primary Purpose:
To ensure the effective and efficient operation of the Pharmacy; to maximise NHS dispensing and the provision of Professional services; to maximise the OTC sales and profitability of the branch and to ensure all staff and pharmacists working within the branch comply with all statutory and/or professional obligations.

Candidates must demonstrate on their application how they meet the following criteria:

Applicants must be a qualified Pharmacist registered with or eligible to be registered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland in July 2018 .Previous active involvement in Pharmacy services initiatives such as Smoking Cessation, Minor Ailments and Medicines Use Reviews.  Proficient in Pharmacy computer systems and Microsoft applications. An up to date knowledge of changes within Pharmacy.Applicants must have the right to work in the UK ( proof requested).

Previous experience in Medicare’s Standard Operating Procedures.
We reserve the right to amend the criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.
The closing date for receipt of completed online applications is: Midnight Tuesday 17th July 2018.

To download and submit an online application please visit
MediCare Pharmacy Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Employee Benefits

Pension Scheme
Occupational Sick Pay
Generous Staff Discount

Positions Available

See Job Description

End Date

Role Details

Pharmacist required. Application closing date 17/07/2018.

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