Orchards Pharmacy – Haywards Heath

Archived on 30 November 2021 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Rajendra Kantilal Patel

UK, South East

18 THE ORCHARDS Shopping Centre,
Haywards Heath,
West Sussex,
RH16 3TH

Placement Type
Pharmacy Dispensers, Dispensing Assistant

Job Title
Dispensing Assistant

Job Description

Negotiable working hours, part or full time depending on applicants availability.

Job responsibilities:

  • Label, dispense and endorse prescriptions in accordance with standard operating procedures to ensure safe supply to patients in an efficient and accurate manner
  • Ensure the safe supply and appropriate storage of medicines
  • Ordering enough medication and stock in line with company procedures to meet customer demand and date/usage checking to maximise availability and minimise waste
  • Create and update patient medication records in accordance with data protection principles to ensure patient confidentiality
  • Assist where necessary with the preparation of monitored dosage systems to benefit patients on multiple medication regimes
  • Check endorsements and patient declarations on prescriptions and file correctly to ensure maximum payments are received with minimal losses
  • Process invoices and paperwork in a timely manner following company procedures
  • Undertake all necessary housekeeping duties so that dispensary and back shop areas are kept clean and tidy
  • Follow till processes including sales of over the counter medication, pharmacy merchandise and collecting necessary charges
  • Follow the sale of medicines protocol and use the 2WHAM questioning technique provide advice to patients on the use of medicines as well as general health and lifestyle matters

Employee Benefits
  • 4 weeks paid annual leave
  • Negotiable salary

Positions Available

£10-£12/hour depending on experience

End Date

Role Details

Dispensing Assistant required. Application closing date 30/11/2021.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: rajpatel@orchardspharmacy.co.uk