Traherne Phrarmacy – Hove

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Role Information

Contact Name

UK, South East

13 Hove Park Villas,

Placement Type
Pharmacy Dispensers, Part-time

Job Title
Pharmacy Advisor/Dispenser

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen to work as part of our dedicated and hardworking pharmacy team on a part-time basis.
This is an ideal opportunity for somebody looking to work around your child’s school hours or just looking to get back to work on a part-time basis.


We are looking for a Pharmacy Dispenser who can bring a friendly, caring and professional service to our customers. This is a responsible position that requires concentration and a good eye for detail as accuracy is important.


You must be able to work and communicate as part of a team in a busy fast paced environment be able to prioritise a varied workload and effectively multi-task. Someone with pharmacy and dispensing experience would be ideal and as the pharmacy dispenses a number of Dossett trays to community patients, experience dispensing these trays would be an advantage.


This could be an amazing opportunity for the right person looking to work in a busy, energetic Pharmacy, who is self-motivated and progress further.


Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing Prescriptions (Labelling, dispense and endorse prescriptions in accordance with pharmacy SOP to ensure safe supply to patients in an efficient and accurate manner for delivery
  • Ensure the safe supply and appropriate storage of medicines
  • Ordering of medication and stock management in line with company procedures to meet customer demand and date/usage checking to maximise availability and minimise waste
  • Good communication, ability to respond to medical queries in a sensitive and professional manner. Developing relationships with patients and healthcare organisations to ensure that we deliver the most effective and patient friendly customer service
  • Liaising with Patients and GP surgeries via phone and in person
  • Using the PMR system making sure patients records are kept up to date, accurately stored 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
  • Undertake all necessary housekeeping duties so that dispensary is kept clean and tidy
  • Work as part of a team and actively demonstrate a willingness to support and achieve the overall business objectives


This is a part time role which offers some flexibility in the hours worked but we will be requiring a minimum of 20 hours per week – Monday – Fridays. (negotiable)


Key skills essential to the role are:

  • Good attention to detail and high levels of concentration
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Clear communicator with patients, GP’s and other healthcare professional (By Phone and Customer Facing)
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work at pace
  • Process driven
  • High energy and passionate about Pharmacy


After 2 months (probationary period)
The pharmacy opens Monday to Friday 9am-6pm.
You need a NVQ2 in Pharmacy Services or accredited equivalent course and knowledge of Proscript Connect will be preferred.


Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Expected hours: 20 hours per week


Salary: £11.50ph



  • Monday to Friday



  • Proscript: 1 year (preferred but not essential)
  • Pharmacy: 1 year (required)


Work Location:

  • In person

Employee Benefits
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Training Development Opportunity

Positions Available

End Date

Role Details

Part-time Pharmacy Advisor/Dispenser required. Application closing date 29/01/2024.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: