Back to Job Vacancies

Apprentice Pharmacy and Counter Assistant

Retail

Parkview Pharmacy

Salary

apprentice Min Wage

Location

276 East Park Road, Leicester LE5 5FD

Job Overview

Job description - Counter Assistant - x1 Situated in the heart of the community, Parkview Chemist takes pride in serving the greater community with exceptional customer service and healthcare advice. We have a great opportunity for an Apprentice to join our Pharmacy Team and provide professional pharmacy service to our customers under the supervision of the Pharmacist. Person Specification: • Motivated and hard working • Fluent in English and either Hindi, Gujarati or Punjabi • Reliable and punctual • Able to work under pressure and as a part of a team • Warm and friendly Role: Working as an Apprentice Counter Assistant, You will be the first point of contact when patients visit the pharmacy. You will require excellent communication and customer service skills to welcome patients, give healthcare advice with confidence and serve all patients with warmth, respect and professionalism. • Understanding of confidential issues • Giving advice and guidance on product selection to customers • Cash handling and till operation • Working in conjunction with dispensers to help in the process of dispensing medication • To provide appropriate advice to customers • Assisting with medical counter ordering The pharmacy is open Monday - Friday 9:00am 1:00pm and 2:00pm - 7:00pm with the exception of Thursday when we close at 6:30pm. We are more than happy to provide full training to enthusiastic and motivated workers. Salary - National Apprenticeship Wages Job Types: Full-time, Permanent COVID-19 considerations: PPE will be provided and all necessary steps will be taken to ensure a safe environment for all.

 

Job description - Dispensing Apprenticeship - (Healthcare Assistant) - x2 Situated in the heart of the community, Parkview Chemist takes pride in serving the greater community with exceptional customer service and healthcare advice. We have a great opportunity for an Apprentice to join our Pharmacy Team and provide professional pharmacy services to our customers. As a dispenser, you will be an important member of the team, providing great service and helping to create loyal customers. Your main responsibility will be to assist with the day to day running of the pharmacy to maintain excellent service to patients. We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic candidate to join our Pharmacy team. Person Specification: • A friendly and positive attitude • Computer literacy • Fluent in English and either Hindi, Gujarati or Punjabi • Able to work under pressure and as a part of a team • Warm and friendly • Reliable and punctual Job Role: • Working under pressure dispensing medication accurately and swiftly • Dispensary stock order management • blister pack assembly. • Confident in communicating with allied healthcare professionals • Deliver a high standard of healthcare and advice either face to face or by telephone. • Participate in the delivery of pharmacy services: Heath Checks • Counsel patients • Dispense Medication • Answering patient queries when possible The pharmacy is open Monday - Friday 9:00am 1:00pm and 2:00pm - 7:00pm with the exception of Thursday when we close at 6:30pm. Salary - National Apprenticeship Wages Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Qualifications Required

Min Entry Level 3 in English and Maths

Hours per week

The pharmacy is open Monday - Friday 9:00am 1:00pm and 2:00pm - 7:00pm with the exception of Thursday when we close at 6:30pm.

Closing Date

17th December 2021

Apply

Apply for the job by emailing your CV + covering letter to mahendra.patel@leicester.gov.uk