Pharmacy Dispensing Assistants


To assist the pharmacy manager in providing a confidential friendly, efficient pharmaceutical service to the local community.
To do everything possible to maintain & enhance the good name and reputation of Dean & Smedley Ltd.


Dependent on qualifications & experience

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Dispensing & providing professional services
2. Ordering, receiving and managing stock in the dispensary
3. Serving customers and making sales
4. Maintaining professional appearance of shop
5. Undergo relevant training
6. Work as part of a team

Person Specification

Qualifications Essential/Desirable
1. Recognised dispensing assistants qualificationEssential
2. Medicines counter assistants qualificationDesirable

3. Working in retail environmentDesirable
4. Customer service in pharmacyDesirable
5. Handling monetary transactions (* if no maths qualifications)Desirable

6. Regular participation in dispensingDesirable
7. NumeracyEssential
8. Handling customer enquiresDesirable

Personal Attributes and Abilities
9. Good communication skills and interpersonal skillsEssential
10. Pleasant, tactful manner when dealing with public either in person or via the phoneEssential
11. Be able to work on own and as part of a teamEssential
12. Self motivated, well organised and able to work to deadlinesEssential