Pharmacy Dispenser

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About The Role Shift pattern Days From time To time Sun 11:00:00 15:00:00 Mon 12:00:00 18:00:00 Sat 12:45:00 20:00:00 Shift pattern Days From time To time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sun Sat Discover what it’s like to work in a fast paced environment, where colleagues are focused on delivering a gold standard of service and patient care

There’s a lot more to it than dispensing medicines

Every day you’ll have the opportunity to make things better for customers in all sorts of ways, such as helping customers with their new medicines, providing vaccinations, reviewing customers’ use of their medicines, and checking blood pressure or testing for blood glucose levels

It’s very much about supporting our communities, by making the best healthcare choices available and convenient for local people

Working alongside experienced Pharmacists and managers, you will receive local management and leadership support in whatever store you are based

Our management team comes from a variety of backgrounds so there is always a chance to learn

We are looking for talented and driven Pharmacy professionals who can deliver the highest quality healthcare service to our customers and in return, we'll provide a supportive team, detailed industry training and a varied working environment where no two days are the same

Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details before your agreed start date

You will be responsible for Responsibilities We are looking for someone who is a team player, and can take on the following responsibilities Pharmacy Assistants are integral to the running of our Pharmacies

Supporting the operation of one of our new modern Pharmacies

Applying your technical skills and strong customer focus to accurately dispense medication for our customers

Dispensing prescription medicines, ensuring attention to detail and accuracy are maintained at all times

Talking to customers and offering information in a confident, friendly and professional manner, providing our customers with a great service, making them want to visit our Pharmacy again

Offering appropriate information to customers on common ailments, symptoms and products

Taking time to understand the customers’ needs, explaining the benefits of the products in a way they understand and only selling products that are right for the customer

Advising customers on the range of Pharmacy services available

Supporting and delivering Pharmacy services and the dispensing process according to the Standard Operating Procedures

Assessing the legal appropriateness of dispensed prescriptions

Dealing with clinical and legal queries from Healthcare practitioners within area of competence

Responding to customer queries in relation to prescription medicines, informing the Pharmacist of any complaints

Ensuring all dispensary routines and Standard Operating Procedures are followed

Ensuring dispensary and consulting rooms are clean, tidy and free of clutter

Ensuring all prescription administration is accurate and completed on time

Bringing promotional activities and company initiatives within the team to life

Carrying out all procedures accurately to protect profit and ensure we trade safely and legally

Completing corporate and departmental training

Keeping up to date with legal and professional developments in pharmacy

You will need Experience or qualifications gained from working in a Pharmacy environment

A desire to train and develop into the Pharmacy field

What’s In It For You We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work

These include but aren’t limited to: Holiday starting at 20 days plus a personal day rising to 22 days after 12 months (plus Bank holidays) Retirement savings plan - save between 4% and 7.5% and Tesco will match your contribution Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay Share Schemes – Join ‘Buy As You Earn’ and ‘Save As You Earn’ after 3 months service Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 3 months service Colleague Discounts: 10% increasing to 15% after every pay day for a four-day period, off most purchases at Tesco 10% off One Stop 10% off pay monthly & SIM only deals with Tesco Mobile 20% off all F&F purchases 20% off car, pet and home insurance at Tesco Bank

T&C’s apply 25% off Tesco Café 50% off complete glasses purchases & free eye tests (other offers available) at Vision Express 50% off health checks at Tesco Pharmacy An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases, treats for the family, eating out and utility bills for the home Cycle to work scheme Uniform provided Opportunities to get on - take advantage of our ongoing learning opportunities and award-winning training, to help you achieve the job and career you want

Our Employee Assistance Programme helps you deal with life’s challenges

Financial wellness - Tesco has partnered with experts to help you make the most of your money Get involved in a range of fundraising activities with our long-term charity partners About Us Our business was built with a simple mission – to be the champion for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living

This hasn't changed

Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them

We’re proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves

Our aim is to attract and welcome a diverse range of applicants from all walks of life and help improve and develop our team every day

We look forward to hearing from you

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