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Medicines Counter Assistant

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Medicines Counter Assistant

West Elloe Pharmacy
West Elloe Avenue
PE11 2BH
Employment type:

Job Description


  • Greet and assist customers at the counter
  • Answer phone calls and respond to inquiries
  • Process prescription orders and verify patient information
  • Retrieve medications from shelves and package them for customers
  • Provide information on medication usage and potential side effects
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the counter area
  • Assist with inventory management and restocking of medication


  • Previous experience in a pharmacy or healthcare setting is preferred
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in handling medications
  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to communicate effectively
  • Knowledge of medication administration and patient care
  • Familiarity with pharmacy software systems is a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

This position requires a responsible individual who can provide quality customer service while ensuring the safe and accurate dispensing of medications. If you have a passion for helping others and possess the necessary qualifications, we would love to hear from you.

Please note that this job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, qualifications, or requirements associated with the job.

Job Type: Full time
Salary: £10.42-£11.45 per hour


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Experience: Pharmacy: 1 year (required)

Work Location: In person