Pharmacy Dispenser

  • Job Reference: TWMMP
  • Date Posted: 14 February 2020
  • Recruiter: TLA Group
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: £18,135 to £18,915
  • Sector: Pharmacist
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Tracy Price
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01277 266191

Job Description

We are looking for a Pharmacy Dispenser to work for a family Medical Practice based in Surrey.

 Salary Range £18,135 to £18,915 depending on experience

Hours 37.5 

Part time hours  considered

Main Purpose of the job role- Pharmacy Dispenser:

  • To issue and monitor repeat medicine requests
  • To dispense medicines promptly and accurately
  • To maintain adequate stock levels
  • To answer patients queries on their medication or mirror aliments within recognized limits

Main Duties and responsibilities for the Pharmacy Dispenser:

  • To answer patient medication queries and give advice where necessary or as requested by the patient. Again within recognized limits, referring to more senior staff when necessary or back to patients GP
  • To inform patients about predictive dispensing, patient access and ask my GP
  • To integrate with all members of the practice team.

Pharmacy Dispensing Duties :

  • To safely dispense drugs in line with prescriptions issued by Clinicians and follow checking procedures
  • To provide a repeat prescription service within 3 working days  of a request
  • To take notes of alert messages
  • To understand and work with EPS system

Person Specification - Pharmacy Dispenser:

  • Evidence of good interpersonal skills
  • keyboard skills
  • Computer literate
  • Being able to work as part of a team