Medicare Pharmacy Group – Carrickfergus

Role Information

Contact Name
Cherith Biggerstaff

Northern Ireland

16-18 High Street
BT38 7AF

Placement Type

Job Title
Pharmacy ( Manager)

Job Description

Job Title:    Pharmacy Manager
Job Refereince: PMHIGH0418
Location:    MediCare Pharmacy, 16-18 High Street, Carrickfergus, BT38 7AF
Reporting to:   Area Pharmacy Manager
Salary Grade:     M5
Contract Type:     Full Time; Permanent
Hours of Work:     Monday – Saturday (9:00am – 5.30 pm) (40 hours) Occassional relief is also required to cover a Sunday and public holiday rota.

About Medicare:
MediCare is a modern and progressive local pharmacy group operating 53 busy, high volume retail pharmacies and 3 Health and Beauty Stores across Northern Ireland.
About You:
The successful candidate will be a registered Pharmacist with an excellent knowledge of the Pharmacy environment . Customer care will be at the forefront of your concern with every patient being treated as an individual. Using your expert knowledge you will assist our customers by recommending and promoting our range of health services.
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.
Minimum of 1 year post qualification experience in community Pharmacy.
Previous active involvement in Pharmacy services initiatives such as Smoking Cessation, Minor Ailments and Medicines Use Reviews, Medicines Management, Repeat Prescribing and experience of multiple dispensing including MDS.
Eligible to work in the UK ( Proof Requested).
One year’s experience of managing a community pharmacy.
Previous experience of managing a busy retail environment.
Previous experience of Medicare’s Standard Operating Procedures.
We reserve the right to amend the criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.
A waiting list may be compiled.
Please visit www.medicare-group for further information. The closing date for receipt of completed online applications is: midnight, Wednesday 25th April 2018.
MediCare Pharmacy Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Employee Benefits

Pension Scheme
Free Car Parking
Generous Staff Discount

Positions Available

circa £33,000

End Date

Role Details

Pharmacist required. Application closing date 25/04/2018.

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