Wonersh Pharmacy – Guildford

Archived on 16 August 2019 – this content has expired.

Role Information

Contact Name
Denise Newman

UK, South East

The Street,
GU5 0PE 

Placement Type
Healthcare Asssistant, Medicine Counter Assistant, OTC Assistant

Job Title
Medicine Counter Assistant/Healthcare Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Pharmacy Assistant

Location: Wonersh, Surrey

Hours: Tuesday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00 and Sat 09:00 – 13:00. Part time hours will also be considered.

Type of contract: Permanent


We are looking for a warm and friendly face to welcome the many patients who visit our pharmacy. You will advise them on over the counter medication and assist with the dispensing of patient medicines. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has initiative and is not afraid of hard work and appropriate training will be made available to the successful candidate.


Paydens is a family owned business which seeks to reward and empower its staff. Reporting directly to the Pharmacist Manager, your support is vital to the pharmacist in the provision of many different services. You will be part of a hard-working and established team working on the counter, working in the dispensary and you will be involved in developing positive relationships with patients and GP surgeries to ensure that we deliver the most effective customer service in the industry.


Responsibilities & Duties

Support and assist all members of the pharmacy team.
Dispense prescriptions accurately and professionally within legal and company guidelines.
Ensure the correct storage of the medication including effective stock rotation.
Monitor and check expiry dates on the medication.
Sort and file prescriptions and other relevant paperwork as per the company’s Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).
Responsible for cashing up and banking.
Maintain a clean & tidy environment.
Liaise with GP surgeries and their teams to enable the pharmacy to deliver the highest possible customer service.

Qualifications & Skill’s

Ideally candidates will hold an NVQ2 equivalent in Pharmacy Services or have experience working in the pharmacy industry, however, we will provide the resources you will need to develop in this role and ensure you are given the appropriate training to carry out the job.


Candidates must have basic IT knowledge and good customer service skills. Candidates must also be able to perform well under pressure, and work as part of a team.


CV’s may not be considered without a covering letter.


How we collect and use your personal information –

Paydens Ltd and Associated Companies are committed to being transparent about how we collect and use data during the recruitment process to ensure we meet our data protection obligations.

Click on the following link to view our job applicant privacy notice;




Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Employee Benefits

20% Staff Discount, Ongoing Learning and Development

Positions Available

End Date

Role Details

Medicine Counter/Healthcare Assistant required. Application closing date 16/08/2019.

Send your CV and/or cover letter to: denise.newman@paydens.com