Pharmacy Retail Counter Assistant
Our client is a busy, independent community pharmacy based in Alton Health Centre. There pharmacy counter assistants work hard and are important members of the team. They are looking for: •An energetic, methodical team player •who is able to be on their feet all day? Attention to detail is very important: •the role requires a reasonable level of literacy and numeracy. We welcome applications from: •qualified (NVQ3) Pharmacy Counter Assistants, but full training is available to the right candidate. What is the job like? Our counter assistants create customers' first impressions of Anstey Road Pharmacy. They are responsible for: •Retail sales •Serving customers with dispensed medication in a timely and courteous manner •Helping customers decide which over-the-counter medication is right for them, bringing the pharmacist into the discussion if required •Excellent customer service at all times What are the hours? Hours (between 35 and 40 per week) and shift pattern by negotiation. We are open from 7am to 10:30pm Monday to Friday and at the weekend too. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake a mix of early (from 9:30/10:00am - 6:30/7:00pm) and late (1:30pm - 10:30pm) shifts and to be flexible (by prior arrangement) to help cover holidays and other absences. There are opportunities to progress within the pharmacy. If you feel you are a suitable candidate and would like to be considered for the role, then please do not hesitate in applying.