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Kickstart - Dispensing Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 23 September 2021
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 15 November 2021
Location: Nottingham, NG118AD
Company: DWP Kickstart Scheme
Job type: Temporary
Job reference: V0000328847

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Summary


To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.

EMPLOYER
Day - Night Pharmacy limited

JOB SUMMARY
We are looking for an approachable and personable candidate who will slot into our team here at Day–Night Pharmacy where you will provide an attentive service to people of Clifton and the surrounding areas. As a Dispensing Assistant, you will be responsible for:

- Greeting customers; both via telephone and in-person
- Fulfilling customer requests and handling prescriptions
- Using a diary to schedule appointments with the Pharmacist
- Making outbound calls to patients reminding them of upcoming appointments
- Checking deliveries against invoice sheets
- Process sales using an electronic point of sales register
- Managing stock levels and pricing new stock

SKILLS NEEDED
The ideal candidate will display a polite and enthusiastic manner, can strike up relationships with customers and colleagues alike all whilst working in a bustling environment. Ideally, you will be organised and can manage your individual workload, and above all – be a team player. You will also use your initiative and have willingness to undergo professional development. There is no experience or qualifications needed.

WORKING HOURS
Monday to Friday, 10 to 3pm (Flexible hours)

HOURLY RATE
Age-related NMW

ADDITIONAL EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT
Day-Night Pharmacy will train you in every aspect of this customer-focused role and will support you to carry out all of your duties mentioned above. Once in the Dispensing Assistant role, we will enrol you onto a Pharmacy Dispensing Assistant course, delivered by Buttercups Training. This course will upskill you on over-the-counter medicines and working in a pharmacy/dispensary. Upon completion, you will gain a qualification enabling you to work in any pharmacy across the United Kingdom. In order to complete this training, we will allocate some working hours for study including periods with the Pharmacist, and some studying at home.

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