Full-Time Support Pharmacist - Athy
Clarity Locums are recruiting a support pharmacist for a full -time role in a thriving pharmacy chain in Athy, Co. Kildare
You will be required to work 5 days per week 9am-6pm with no late nights, rotating Saturdays and no Sundays .
Also the option to work between an OPAT (Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy) programme and the retail pharmacy side, working 45 hours per week which includes weekend work.
Pharmacy Chain Details:
This pharmacy chain specialises in supporting Community Pharmacies to deliver excellent personalised care to their community. The pharmacy group has a network of pharmacies throughout Ireland which strive for customer service excellence where staff focus on their core skill of providing expert medical care, advice and value to their patients and customers.
Purpose of Role:
To support the Managing Pharmacist in the running of the dispensary in a busy and challenging environment. Working to agreed operating procedures within the pharmacy to maintain the highest ethical standards and deliver excellent customer care.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Strictly observe statutory regulations relating to the supply of medical products as per the Pharmacy Act 2007.
To maintain the community pharmacy to a proper professional standard.
To be involved where appropriate in programmes of Health Promotion and the implementation of Pharmaceutical Care.
To partake in Continuing Education Programmes to enhance continuous professional development.
To implement policies and procedures as introduced by the Pharmacy group and standard operating procedures.
To maintain correct procedures for the handling, processing and control of cash and all receipts throughout the branch including safes and bank lodgements in accordance with the Company Cash Policy.
To ensure that proper stock control is maintained and the correct receipt and documentation of all goods and services is upheld.
To be responsible for the security of all stock, property, keys and the safety of all staff and customers.
To observe the details as laid down in the Health and Safety of Work Act and that all staff adhere to the details.
To monitor and make recommendations on the public’s attitude and perception of the pharmacy and to analyse and advise the company on a wide range of issues affecting its pharmacy and retail business.
To ensure that details of the business are confidential and not divulged to persons outside the company without prior approval of the Pharmacy Group.
Ensure that the proper procedure for the various Department of Health Schemes e.g. DPS, LTI, GMS is carried out and that they are kept up to date, submitted properly at the end of each month and payment is reconciled as set down by Company Procedures.
To ensure good retail standards and practices are in place and maintained, including: Category Management, Merchandising and Stock Control.
To keep up to date with all changes to legislation and P.S.I. Practice guidance.
Any other duties as required.
We are passionate about exceeding expectations:
making our community pharmacies the local destination of choice
building relationships in the community/being a key contact with the public with a view to growing the business
Delivering customer service to the highest quality
Provide the Business Territory Manager with regular updates including challenges, gaps and opportunities and drive the business plan as required.
Qualifications, Experience & Skills Required
2 years post- registration experience in a similar role.
Member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland.
Excellent attention to detail is essential.
Highly organised with a proven ability to work on multiple tasks accurately in a busy environment.
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
Flexible and willing to engage fully with all elements of the operation of the Pharmacy.
Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
Discretion when addressing customer queries and to treat customer/patient information confidentially.
Good IT skills are an advantage
Customer Focused – Excellent Interpersonal skills, ensure that every contact is meaningful for the customer
Innovation Hungry – A creative thinker, an ability to come up with new ideas and make things better
Ambitious & competitive – Competitor aware with a can do attitude
One Company, Local Roots – Seek out opportunities to adopt best practice & adapt within your pharmacy
Speed – Solutions focused, enjoys working in a fast paced and challenging work environment
Trust – We are reliable and transparent to deal with. We deliver for others and trust others to do likewise. We are looking for a committed, honest and open person.
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Manager
Posted 30 Nov 2016
Closes 30 Dec 2016
Ref: Full-Time Support Pharmacist - Athy
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