Medicare Pharmacy Group – Castlereagh

Archived on 27 August 2018 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Cherith Biggerstaff

Northern Ireland

Medicare Pharmacy Group
44 Montgomery Road

Placement Type
Pharmacist, Locum Pharmacist, Relief Pharmacist

Job Title
Relief Pharmacist

Job Description

Job Title: Relief Pharmacist
Location: Various Medicare Pharmacies throughout West Belfast, Lisburn and Dungannon
Reporting to: Area Pharmacy Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours of Work: Part time and full time contracts available

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. 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.

To download and submit an online application, please visit
The closing date for receipt of completed online applications is: Midnight Monday 27th August 2018.
MediCare Pharmacy Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Employee Benefits

Pension Scheme
Free Car Parking
Occupational Sick Pay Scheme
Generous Staff Discount

Positions Available

Not disclosed

End Date

Role Details

Relief Pharmacist required. Application closing date 27/08/2018.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: