Vacancy Details

Dispensary Assistant

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

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Vacancy ID41842
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The Employer

Employer nameThe Health Dispensary, Neath
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The Vacancy

Vacancy TitleDispensary Assistant
Tagged Words
OccupationPharmacy Technician
Vacancy descriptionKey responsibilities:
*To select, label and dispense pharmaceutical products in accordance with a prescription by following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and complying with all legal requirements.
*To ensure the safe and correct transfer of dispensed items to patients.
*To accurately maintain Patient Medication Records (PMR) to ensure patient safety and in accordance with data protection requirements.
*To identify medicine related problems or queries and bring these to the attention of the pharmacist.
*To answer queries on the supply and availability of medicines, where it is within your competence.
*To receive stock in accordance with SOPs., refill robot, shelves and drawers.
*To ensure the safe and appropriate storage of medicines and check expiry dates and condition.
*To assist with stock control and the maintenance of reasonable stock levels within the pharmacy environment.
*To liaise with other healthcare professionals to assist in the continuity of patient care across primary and secondary care
*To assist with service provision to vulnerable patient including the preparation of Monitored Dosage Systems.
*To respond to symptoms described by customers by following agreed protocols and using own knowledge and judgement.
*To select and recommend suitable products and provide advice on their correct use.
*To provide advice on leading a healthy lifestyle and wellness services available.
*To refer to the pharmacist when appropriate.
Hours of work40 hours per week
PayNational Minimum Wage
Number of opportunitiesTotal = 1
Taken = 0
Available = 1
Recycled = 0
OpportunitiesView Opportunities
Training to be providedFull training will be given
Closing date for application30/06/2018
Start Date01/07/2018
Interview arrangements***IMPORTANT INFORMATION*** BEFORE APPLYING FOR THIS VACANCY PLEASE ENSURE you complete your vacancy profile as fully as possible, and provide an up-to-date mobile number & email address in your application. PLEASE ENSURE that you are eligible for a Jobs Growth Wales position **IF YOU RE INVITED FOR INTERVIEW, please ensure you contact the employer to confirm that you WILL or WILL NOT be attending. **IF YOU ARE OFFERED A START DATE - please ensure you contact the employer to confirm that you WILL or WILL NOT be starting CHECK your email inbox and Careers Wales account regularly for updates to your application. Suitable candidates will be notified of interview arrangements as appropriate
Who manages the vacancy?Provider

The Applicant

Desirable personal qualities*Good attention to detail and high levels of concentration and focus. * Excellent communication and customer service skills * Excellent team working skills * Excellent IT literacy and numeracy * A warm and friendly but professional attitude towards customers * An ability to respond to medical queries in a sensitive and professional manner
QualificationsNo Minimum Requirements
Age RangeApplicants must be between 16 and 24
Welsh Language RequirementsWelsh Spoken Skills: No
Welsh Written Skills: No

The Provider

DurationSix month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position
Please Note:

This vacancy has been placed by the employer in the language of their choice.
This means that the vacancy might only appear in Welsh or English.