Pharmacy Counter Assistant

Recruiter
A & B RECRUITMENT
Location
Swindon
Salary
From £6,656 to £6,656 per annum
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
As a Pharmacy Counter Assistant, you will be the first point of contact for customers who require advice. You will be delivering care and supporting customers to make appropriate choices regarding healthcare products and services.

This is a part time role working 3pm to 6pm Monday to Friday. Ideally you will have pharmacy healthcare assistant experience and be flexible on the hours that you can work as you will be expected to cover holidays and work a Saturday (on a rota basis 9am to 12pm).


Duties will include:

    Providing clear and accurate health advice through conversations with customersMaking recommendations regarding relevant products, ensuring suitability for the individual patientServing customersPromoting servicesCash handlingEnsuring tidiness of the pharmacyStock management and repelnishment
The skills required for this role are:

    Previous Pharmacy counter assistant experience Medicines Counter Assistant (NVQ2) qualification or equivalent, however this is not essentialExcellent customer careAbility to build strong relationships with customersBe able to understand individual customer needs and tailor your support and advice appropriately.Be able to clearly communicate with others.Have a strong working ethosHave the maturity to deal with confidential issuesHave an interest in medicine & scienceBe computer literateAble to work to strict guidelinesBe a team playerGood interpersonal skillsHigh attention to detailFlexible to work varying shifts
Experience is essential for this role.

Salary £6656.00