Medicine Counter Assistant

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16 May 2019
13 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Medicine Counter Assistant
Part Time - 25.5 to 27hrs per week
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Our client is an established pharmacy group with numerous branches across the South of England. They are looking for a Medicine Counter Assistant who will be the first point of contact for all customers, serving them appropriately and sensitively and providing the best possible advice, referring them to the pharmacist if appropriate.
Other duties will include:
  • Knowing and understanding the main features of stocked lines and the benefits to customers
  • Providing advice on leading a healthy lifestyle
  • Responding to symptoms described by customers by following agreed protocols and using your own knowledge and judgement
  • Assist with stock control and the maintenance of stock levels, supply and availability of medicines
Medicine Counter Assistant Essential Requirements
  • To be working towards or have completed an accredited MCA training course under the guidance of the pharmacist.
  • To ensure the safe and correct transfer of dispensed items to patients according to the standards of procedures.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Excellent team working skills.
  • A warm, friendly and professional attitude towards customers.
  • An ability to respond to medical queries in a sensitive and professional manner.
  • Experience of working in a retail environment (desirable).
  • Experience of handling money and maintaining finance records.
  • 5.6 weeks holiday per year which includes Bank holidays.
  • Pension payments currently sitting at 3%
  • Uniform
  • 20% staff discount up to a maximum of GBP400 before discount.
  • Training costs
How to apply for the Medicine Counter Assistant job:
If you have the desired skills and experience and would like to be considered for this Medicine Counter Assistant opportunity click 'apply' and watch out for an email explaining the next steps to complete your application.
You must be eligible to work in the UK
Other skills may include: Pharmacy Counter Dispensing Assistant, Dispensing Assistant, Counter Assistant, Medicine Counter Assistant, Pharmacy Counter Assistant, Chemist, Dispenser

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